KOTA to host second multiplayer event

Last weekend I was able to participate in a multiplayer event on the Knights of the Air server featuring about a half dozen squadrons all participating in a coordinated effort along with non-squadron players. This weekend KOTA is going to have their second multiplayer event and if a team based multiplayer scenario sounds like something…

Catching the three wire in DCS: F-14 Tomcat

I’ve been putting the DCS: F-14 Tomcat through its paces in the last few days slowly working through navigation, weapon systems, and flying this mighty beast of a fighter. I feel like I can do most of that with no problem except for one thing: Carrier landings. They cause me, and I suspect many of…

Jasta5 throws final Rise of Flight “Bloody April” campaign

Rise of Flight and Flying Circus based virtual squadron Jasta_5 has for the last 9 years held a virtual campaign based around the events of “Bloody April” and the 1917 offensive near Arras. This year they are hosting their last Rise of Flight based event while the group slowly transitions over to Flying Circus. Last…

The Flying Circus Furball now a regular Sunday event

Fast becoming a fixture in the Flying Circus community is the newly named ‘Flying Circus Furball’ which has, for many of the last several weekends, been a way for fans of the title to get into some very active multiplayer dogfight sessions. Now, the event is becoming a regular Sunday fixture. Weekly dogfight event Community…

First video round-up of 2019

There are so many talented video creators out there producing great gameplay and cinematic videos for DCS, IL-2 and other series that I like to round up some of the best that I’ve seen over the last few months and share them with you. Let’s have a look at some of the best that I’ve…

DCS: F/A-18C gets new SEAD mission

Matt Wagner’s latest mini-updates have started to include something called “Mission of the Week” and this week Eagle Dynamics has given us a look at a Red Flag exercise mission for the F/A-18C. It’s one of the coolest experiences I’ve had on DCS World single player and if you have the Hornet, you may want…

Flying Circus multiplayer event no. 2 this Sunday!

Did you miss the last Flying Circus multiplayer event? Well, it’s happening again with a second fly-in happening this Sunday as organized by community member GCF and supported by the JG1 server and squadron. Large multiplayer event For Flying Circus, still in its infancy, getting more than a few players in multiplayer is a bit…

A great evening of teamplay on Wings of Liberty

One of the things I intend to do more this year is provide a little more coverage of IL-2’s multiplayer scene. More servers are popping up with the likes of Wings of Liberty (WOL), Berloga, Tactical Air War (TAW) and Knights of the Air (KOTA) being among the more popular destinations. Tonight I went on…

Hornet VR cockpit tour

If you’re a flight sim pilot then you’re probably already a real enthusiast of aircraft, flight, and maybe combat aircraft but some people take that enthusiasm to truly dedicated levels and none more than this F/A-18C Hornet home cockpit setup for VR. Let’s check it out! Full immersion A new video on the STING TV…