Yes, IL-2’s FW190D-9 is coming with both canopy types

Late last week, after the reveal of the FW190D-9 by 1CGS, I started asking myself what modifications the FW190D-9 might come with. We now have confirmation of at least one of those modifications and its the FW190D-9s blown canopy. And that raises a couple more questions! Blown versus non-blown canopies In a quest to improve…

Tactical Air War video tutorial for IL-2’s competitive multiplayer

Tactical Air War is one of the IL-2: Great Battle’s most popular multiplayer server featuring regular campaigns stretching through a good portion of World War II as depicted by the series so far. To help get you started, regular IL-2 YouTuber DerSheriff has put together a video tutorial to get you started. One of the…

DCS: MiG-29 details via DCS World Weekend News

Since mid-week we’ve had access to the newly revitalized DCS: MiG-29. The MiG-29 now has Eagle Dynamics’ top level flight model with all of the nuance and physical modeling that other aircraft like the F/A-18C Hornet, F-15C Eagle, Su-27 and Su-33 Flankers, and future models from Eagle Dynamics will have. This weekend’s DCS World Weekend…

IL-2 devs show off beautiful FW190D-9, project updates

Another one of my all time favourite fighters is the FW190D-9 or the ‘Dora-9’ and I’m pretty excited to fly it again in IL-2: Battle of Bodenplatte. 1CGS has just released new screenshots showing the D-9 off and the work on this aircraft is outstanding. We’ve also heard a few small updates from the team…

The Fighter Pilot Podcast interviews Matt Wagner UPDATED

Have you heard of The Fighter Pilot Podcast? If you haven’t then I highly recommend checking this new YouTube channel out and its main host, Vincent, a former Hornet fighter pilot. For this episode, the hosts interview Eagle Dynamics’ Matt Wagner. I’ve updated this post a few times with the most recent post coming 2018-10-11…

The DCS: MiG-29’s improved flight model is now live

It’s been a long time but Eagle Dynamics has finally taken the wrapper off of the DCS: MiG-29 professional flight model update and brought the MiG-29A, G and S up to par with the Su-27, Su-33 and F-15 from the Flaming Cliffs 3 pack. It’s a great day for MiG-29 fans, that’s for sure! Professional…

Flying Circus Vol 1 Giveaway Event

The IL-2 and Rise of Flight communities are great at putting together giveaway opportunities for players who want to get into one of these titles but may find it difficult to sometimes afford the very latest. Enter the latest giveaway event, or rather a contest, featuring Rise of Flight multiplayer and an opportunity to win…

American and British voice actors for IL-2

1CGS is putting a call out for American and British voice actors to fill in the roles for these two nations in IL-2: Battle of Bodenplatte and that could be you! Here are some details to see if you might fit the bill. Actors is a loose term Professional voice acting experience isn’t required but…

DCS: F-14 by Heatblur fully revealed

It’s been a long wait but today is the day that Heatblur took the wrapper off of their DCS: F-14 module and it looks like it was worth the wait. No more teasers, this is a full featured reveal of the DCS: F-14 and here are some of the details! A fully featured module inside…

DCS: FW190A-8 announced, MiG-29 PFM incoming

Exciting news keeps on coming these days for DCS World with the latest including the announcement that Eagle Dynamics is working on the FW190A-8 as a full DCS module. This week’s news also includes the announcement that the MiG-29 PFM is finally coming and very soon! Let’s dig into this! The Anton comes to DCS…