Bodenplatte, Flying Circus now on Steam, pre-orders going well

Plenty of news surrounding IL-2: Great Battles right now as we see the wrap-up of one development cycle and the beginning of another one. Battle of Bodenplatte, Flying Circus Vol 1, and the FW190D-9 and P-38J are now all available on the Steam Store. We’ve also learned that pre-orders for Battle of Normandy are going…

DCS: JF-17 officially launches into Early Access

Deka Ironwork Simulations DCS: JF-17 is now officially in the DCS World E-Shop marking the start of the modules early access development period. Let’s look at the details, what’s to come, and why this module has so many people excited. The Thunder arrives into DCS World Deka Ironwork Simulation’s first full fidelity DCS World module…

IL-2: Battle of Bodenplatte Full Review

In November of 2017, 1C Game Studios announced that their next title in the IL-2: Great Battles Series would be IL-2: Battle of Bodenplatte. This western front themed expansion to the IL-2 series is the first of this third generation of the series to move away from the eastern front and instead tackle the late…

TWS coming to DCS: F/A-18C later this month?

A much anticipated feature for the DCS: F/A-18C is supposedly coming later this month according to a mini-update by Eagle Dynamics’ Matt Wagner in a new mini-update. TWS plus remaining items Track While Scan mode for the DCS: F/A-18C has been in development for a while and now that the DCS: F-16C has it, progress…

First DCS: JF-17 previews coming out (updated)

It seems that a few select members of the DCS World community have access to the DCS: JF-17 and YouTuber Jabber’s is the first out of the gate with a video Q&A and some new images of the module. The Q&A in particular provides some interesting information on future plans from Deka Ironwork Simulations so…

IL-2 patch 4.002 out with new features, SU-122 tank

On any other day, IL-2 patch 4.002 would be the first news that I write about but today has been different with the announcement that IL-2: Battle of Normandy will be the next title in the IL-2 series. While that is the show here, there are some nice updates in patch 4.002 we should look…

Aircraft analysis of IL-2: Battle of Normandy’s new aircraft

With the announcement of IL-2: Battle of Normandy we have ten new aircraft to look forward to. Some of the aircraft are immediately recognizable but others are quite interesting and may have hidden histories that not everyone knows about. Let’s have a look at some of the new aircraft announced and how they fit not…

Pre-order for Yak-9, Yak-9T and Hurricane II up!

In addition to the announcement of IL-2: Battle of Normandy, the latest IL-2 Collector Planes are up for pre-order sale today with the Yak-9, Yak-9T and Hurricane Mark II all available on the store for pre-order. Let’s have a look at the details! Yak-9’s and a Hurricane II 1CGS has elected to separate out the…

IL-2: Battle of Normandy announced!

1C Game Studios has revealed their next big IL-2: Great Battles Series title in the form of IL-2: Battle of Normandy. This western front themed title is directly complementary with the just released IL-2: Battle of Bodenplatte and brings the series up to two western front themed expansions for the series. There are plenty of…

IL-2’s Autumn Sale begins with 75% discounts!

Lots of excitement around the IL-2 series right now as a 75% sale kicks in and a major announcement arrives tomorrow sometime. If you wanted to fill your hangar with some IL-2 content, now is a fantastic time to add some aircraft in! The sale is on (or will be for Steam) Here are all…