VKB is looking for testers for their new KOSMOSIMA grip

VKB-Sim is looking for testers for their new KOSMOSIMA grip and that could be you if you meet their criteria. I’ve got all the latest on VKB’s newest product! Twist grip and modular controls for space sim pilots, and flight? The new KOSMOSIMA is  the first VKB stick to be designed without a real world…

VKB Gladiator Mk II in North American store stock

If you were looking for a new joystick and had a budget set around $100 there are very few contenders that I would be able to recommend outside of the VKB-Sim Gladiator series. Now, after a long wait, the Gladiator Mark II (non-Pro) is back in stock on the North American online store so if…

nVidia announces RTX 2000 series GPUs and foreshadows the future

After two years of waiting, nVidia has finally announced their new RTX 2000 series graphics cards and it looks like the long wait between generations may have been worth it as today’s announcement shows off some very impressive technology. Plenty of tech sites are covering this in more detail than I can hope to provide…

VirPil’s MongoosT-50 throttle gets Ralfi’s Alley review

New flight sim hardware is often few and far between but VirPil has been making a solid effort at being a top tier provider of joysticks, desk mounts, grips and bases and now their MongoosT-50 Throttle is ready for the limelight and YouTuber Ralfi has done an great in-depth review on this new piece of…

VKB Kosmosima sneak peek

We’ve been waiting to hear about VKB’s next grip for quite a while now and we finally have our first images of the new grip attached to a Gladiator base. Presenting to you, the VKB Kosmosima – a space sim oriented joystick that looks to be just as useful for flight sim enthusiasts. Suitable for…

VIRPIL production line ramps up, shows off WarBRD, Constellation Delta

Belarusian based VIRPIL, the makers of some very interesting and apparently high quality flight sticks, is ramping up their production line after some delays and that means that their Mongoose T50 base, grip and throttle as well as their new WarBRD base and Constellation Delta grip are ready to be shipped out. Constellation nearly ready…

My joystick is fixed, this is what I did while it was broken

If you’ll remember back a couple of weeks ago, I had broken the plastic trigger on my VKB Gladiator during a particularly intense dogfight. The replacement trigger has been here for about a week but I haven’t had much of a chance to write about it. While the trigger was broken, I took advantage of…

Logitech releases updated X-56 with RGB

It’s been well over a year and a half since we heard the news that Logitech was buying the Saitek line-up of joysticks from Madcatz. Although many sticks have had the Logitech logo slapped on them in the meantime, we’re now finally seeing the first updates to the line-up that will hopefully portent a much…

This VKB MCG Gunfighter review goes above and beyond

VKB’s MCG (Modern Combat Grip) is now shipping along with their excellent Gunfighter base. This combination of joystick and base is highly anticipated by both flight sim and space sim pilots. Reviews are slowly coming out but I’ve never seen one like this before. This joystick review by Maksim Savelev goes above and beyond. He’s…

VIRPIL’s T-50 throttle off to production

Joystick maker VIRPIL has been working hard on their T-50 series. The joystick came out last year and now, with the follow-up, is a T-50 throttle that is ready for production. The final version comes with some changes to the model based on user feedback. Let’s have a look! This is the MongoosT-50 Throttle The…