A future for Tank Crew?

I’ve seen some questions recently about the future of Tank Crew and I thought it’d be good to revisit the future of the series as we can see it right now. With Tank Crew – Clash at Prokhorovka essentially complete and one Collector Vehicle on the way, inevitably, everyone wants to know what comes next….

What’s the latest on the DCS: Mosquito?

Originally intended to be released in Q1 of 2021, we haven’t heard all that much about the DCS: Mosquito project in a while. We do have some new information that’s surfaced so let’s have a look and see what the latest is. Delayed and being reworked On March 31st, Community Manager BIGNEWY posted a note…

New IL-2 tease on the horizon?

Get out your code breaking books and Enigma machine readers because Jason Williams, IL-2’s Lead Producer, has just put another fun and cryptic message out on the IL-2 forum. What does it mean? Let’s have a quick look at what we know! The post and speculation Posted just a couple of hours ago at the…

Rumours suggest that Su-30MKK may be Deka’s next project

It’s been a while since I did a big speculative piece like this so take absolutely everything I say below with a great deal of skepticism. That said, the rumour mill has been going wild recently and a bunch of signs are currently pointing to Deka Ironwork Simulations next project being the Su-30MKK. Let’s explore…

The twin fates of DCS Ka-50 Blackshark 3 and MiG-29

After yesterday’s DCS World 2021 roadmap release, there’s been quite a few questions about two DCS World modules and their interconnected fates. I am talking about the DCS: Ka-50 Blackshark 3 and the DCS: MiG-29. As of this morning, we know a little more about their fates and about what the roadmap will be like…

Two days to DCS World 2021 and beyond! What will they tease?

Over the last few years, Eagle Dynamics has treated us to a visually spectacular trailer highlighting the current state of the art of DCS World and typically with a tease for what is coming in the future. Earlier today, Eagle Dynamics posted a teaser on their Facebook page with the date 18.12.2020. Let’s have a…

Best guess at a planeset for Flying Circus Vol 2

I’ve been challenged in the comments and in my own head to come up with a possible aircraft list for next week’s Flying Circus Vol 2 announcement. There’s just a few days to go until we learn the full list from the developers but lets have a little fun and make some guesses. Here goes!…

Waiting patiently for IL-2 patch 4.502 and beyond

It hasn’t been that long of a wait but it still seems like we’ve been waiting for a while for IL-2 patch 4.502 but the latest information we have now suggests that it is getting close. What’s in the new patch and why are so many of us so excited and anxious to see it…

High fidelity Russian aircraft in DCS World? Let’s speculate!

It’s been a while since I did a good speculation piece on Stormbirds but there’s enough out there right now that it I think it may be time. So let’s speculate a little on some future DCS World content with the hot-button topic right now being the future of high fidelity Russian aircraft types. Let’s…

Is 1CGS about to announce something new?

This evening we got what might be construed as a teaser from IL-2: Great Battles Series producer Jason Williams. It’s cryptic and it may be nothing but it could also be something so let’s have a quick look at what is going on. Something is coming? Earlier this evening, Jason Williams took to the IL-2:…