If Flying Circus Vol 2 happens, what aircraft might we see?

It’s been a while since I engaged in any real speculation, however, a recent interview with Jason Williams and Daniel Tuseev from the 1CGS IL-2: Great Battles Team has renewed speculation that there could be a follow-up Flying Circus title. If Flying Circus Vol 2 does happen, what aircraft might we see and what scenario…

Thrustmaster is teasing… something

On Thursday, Thrustmaster is going to reveal… something. The company posted a tweet yesterday that teased something flight related showing off a multi-monitor setup, some table mounts with nothing on them, and a tag line saying “Get ready to fly.” Interest piqued? Best guess There are a few things to note within the teased image…

RAZBAM teases something new

An image posted by RAZBAM developer ‘Prowler’ on their official Discord has teased something new from the third party developer and it has a lot of people thinking that this might be an English Electric Lightning. Let’s have a look! The image and analysis It’s not much to go on but the community has been…

Are we any closer to guessing Eagle Dynamics’ milestone aircraft?

Back at the start of the year, Eagle Dynamics teased us that they had a milestone aircraft in development behind the scenes and that they had considered unveiling it for their 2020 cinematic but decided against doing that. When Eurofighter showed up yesterday morning I thought maybe this was what they were talking about but…

Game files suggest fuel tanks coming to IL-2 soon

A feature that has been long requested for the IL-2 series has been the ability to fly with drop tanks – expendable fuel tanks that expand the range of your aircraft and can then be tossed away when no longer needed or when entering into combat. Now, we have information that they may be coming…

Eagle Dynamics teases ‘milestone’ aircraft for DCS World

This week’s DCS World Weekend news was largely focused on being a recap of the major features that the team is working on in 2020 listing much of the content that they are intending to deliver. Then… they dropped a teaser about a ‘milestone’ aircraft for DCS World and that sent the community into a…

MicroProse is back?

If you’ve been around flight simulation or computer gaming in general, the name MicroProse probably means something to you. The publisher and developer of a huge number of classic titles from Civilization to X-COM to flight simulation classics such as F-15 Strike Eagle, B-17 Flying Fortress, Fleet Defender, and even the F-16 Falcon series all…

Big IL-2 announcement incoming!

It was only a matter of time before we knew what the next title in the IL-2: Great Battles Series was going to be and now we know that a big announcement is incoming thanks to a tease that showed up on the IL-2 forums earlier today. Hidden in plain sight Earlier today, an audio…

Are hints at future IL-2 content “hidden” in 4.001?

There are two “Easter eggs” that we have in the latest IL-2 patches that might hint at future content for the IL-2 series. I’m reading between the lines on this so everything you’re about to read is pure speculation – nothing is officially confirmed in any way. Still… this is fun! Is that a Typhoon?…