Stormbirds is on Twitter

Going into Flight-Sim Expo 2019 I decided that it was time to expand the blog into other social media platforms. I’m not sure what my WiFi situation is going to be like this weekend but I thought that it might be a useful way to try and do quick updates while I’m on the show…

Stormbirds flies to Flight-Sim Expo 2019

Some exciting news! I’m taking the blog on a jet to Orlando Florida for Flight-Sim Expo 2019! It’s been in the works for a few weeks now and I’m now all booked and set to go. There’s a lot going on at the expo and I’m hoping to bring some of the show experience to…

Stormbirds turns three!

It’s almost unbelievable to me that I started the Stormbirds blog three years ago today. The goal was a simple blog that let me write a little about one of my favourite hobbies and share some of the latest flight sim news with a few readers. Stormbirds has grown quite a bit since then and…

Thank you everyone for a great 2018

With less than 24 hours left in 2018 I wanted to write a quick note of thanks to everyone out there reading the Stormbirds Flight Sim blog. This year has been an exciting one for all of us who are fans of flight simulation and especially for fans of the IL-2 and DCS World series…

Happy Holidays!

I wanted to take a moment to wish everyone out there a Merry Christmas, a Happy Holidays and well wishes for all! I will certainly be doing some flying during the extended holidays but for Christmas this year I’ll be spending as much time with the family as possible. So, no matter if you’re celebrating…

Flight sim holiday updates

We’re now in December and the holiday season beckons (or has already started for some) and that means that I’ll be putting together a series of posts looking back at 2018 and looking forward to 2019 particularly as we near the end of the month. We’ve had a pretty exciting year for flight sims and…

New blog feature: Community Q&A coming soon

I wanted to let everyone know that I’ve been hard at work starting a new kind of content feature on Stormbirds that I will be releasing periodically on the blog. Say hello to the Community Q&A. Interviews I hope you find interesting The new feature is plainly called the “Community Q&A” and it will be…

IL-2: Battle of Kuban full review coming soon, plus more content

I thought I’d do a short update on some planned content coming out soon for Stormbirds starting with news on the status of my full review of IL-2: Battle of Kuban. I’m also working away on a whole bunch of new content to share with everyone including a new cinematic video I hope to launch…

Stormbirds site news

Stormbirds has been around for one and a half years now and its grown immensely since my initial plans for it. I’m covering more simulators and more news and content than I imagined I would and I’ve received a lot of positive comments in the communities that this blog seeks to help serve so I…

Stormbirds: Year One

Today officially marks one year since I began writing this blog. It has been quite a year! I started it to do some writing and work the creative side of my brain. Writing is a significant, but sometimes uneven, part of what I do in my professional life. I thought having a blog that I…