IL-2 completes revamped Steam integration, minor patch updates

Changes to the way that Steam does their account integration with third parties has required 1CGS to make a pretty hefty update for IL-2 so that Steam accounts can keep on working. In a patch released earlier today, 1CGS has now completed their update for Steam integration. For everyone flying this standalone without Steam, there’s…

DCS: F/A-18C Hornet news roundup

Eagle Dynamics continues to work away at their new flagship module and multiple updates have come out fixing problems and ensuring that the Hornet is everything that it should be. No new systems are available yet but there is a lot of work going on and I wanted to try and capture what is happening…

IL-2 team Post Mortem on Las Vegas FS Expo

Earlier today, Jason Williams, IL-2’s Lead Producer, presented a Post Mortem on the Las Vegas Flight Sim Expo that happened this past weekend. In it are pictures from the IL-2 booth and thoughts on how things went. It’s worth the read. Getting visibility out there for IL-2 It’s been a good year for the IL-2…

WarThunder 1.79 update is another big one

Gaijin, the developers of War Thunder, continue to press ahead on their multiplayer wargame extravaganza that they have built up over the years with a major update. War Thunder 1.79 brings with it some long awaited updates to old aircraft models while adding the usual mix of new ones (and new tanks and ships for…

RAZBAM talks MiG-19P, M2000C updates, and F-15E rumoured

DCS World third party developer RAZBAM has been pretty busy recently doing a bunch of different things and most recently they have been talking and showing the latest efforts on the MiG-19, the Mirage 2000C and, a rumoured restart to their F-15E Strike Eagle. Interesting! Mirage updates planned RAZBAM has a lot on the go…

IL-2’s next premium Scripted Campaign info leaks

It’s E3 2018 this weekend with dozens of game announcements already occurring and plenty of entertainment news leaking out onto the internet. We’ve got a small revelation for the IL-2 single player community that you might be interested in. New premium Scripted Campaign BlackSix has been the author of three Scripted Campaigns for the IL-2:…

Spitfire IX vs Bf109G-14: an aircraft review

It’s a classic match-up of Spitfire versus Bf109 in the first aircraft review for IL-2: Battle of Bodenplatte. These two foes once again meet in the air with two of the later versions of the series. How do they stack up and compare against each other and some other common foes. Let’s have a look!…

DCS: Normandy and Spitfire updates timed with D-Day Invasion anniversary

The 74th Anniversary of the Operation Overlord D-Day Invasion was just a couple of days ago and to help mark that occasion, the developers at Eagle Dynamics have released some new information and updates for DCS: Normandy, DCS: WWII Assets Pack, and DCS: Spitfire IX. The Spitfire gets more options This has been on the…

IL-2 will be at the Las Vegas Flight-Sim Expo this weekend

The first annual Flight-Sim Expo is happening this weekend in Las Vegas and Jason Williams from the IL-2: Great Battles Series will be there complete with a booth dedicated to the IL-2: Great Battles Series. Although the expo will likely be dominated by the likes of P3D, FSX and X-Plane, IL-2 will also be there…

Changes are coming to IL-2’s Steam integration

Earlier today, Jason Williams posted an announcement detailing many of the details behind a forthcoming change to the way that IL-2 and Steam are linked. Important details for players who use Steam to sign in to IL-2 – for everyone else, carry on! Keep calm and link your account There are a bunch of changes…

Deka Ironworks and Leatherneck Simulations update

It’s been a little while but we have some updates from two third party DCS developers and I thought I should share the latest on what they are doing. MiG-21 issues fixed, new features, and Christen Eagle II update If you own the DCS: MiG-21 and Persian Gulf, you may have tried to enjoy the…

Deeper partnership between Belsimtek and Eagle Dynamics

DCS World Weekend News may have passed people by this week as everyone is probably busy being face down in the cockpit of the DCS: F/A-18C Hornet module that was released this week into early access. But if you do manage to pry yourself away from the Hornet for a few minutes, there’s a small…