Cold war turns hot in DCS: F-14 campaign ‘Operation Reforger’

The first of three included single player campaigns for the DCS: F-14 is out and available for play on both DCS World open beta and public release versions. Operation Reforger: The Iron Heel is a fictional campaign that turns the cold war hot and puts you on the deck of a carrier in the DCS:…

Baltic Dragon teases trio of new DCS campaigns

DCS World mission and campaign maker Baltic Dragon, well known for his portfolio of top notch campaigns, is teasing an ambitious plan for some new content to come next year (and beyond). Folks who enjoy single player content might want to keep an eye out on what’s being planned here because it sounds great! Three…

Next Desert Wings patch is coming tomorrow, here’s the change log

Team Fusion Simulations has released the change log for their next patch for IL-2 Sturmovik: Desert Wings – Tobruk. The change log includes some fixes to flight models, sounds and translations. Here’s the list. Change log Upcoming Patch 012 Changelog was released today and here’s the details: Spitfire V’s: Corrected high altitude speeds Hurricane II’s:…

IL-2 dev takes to the skies Top Gear style, Hurricane Mk II news

In this episode, AnPetrovich races an ATV in an airplane and Jason Williams talks about what stage the Hurricane Mark II Collector Plane is at for IL-2 Sturmovik: Great Battles series. A fun ‘Top Gear’ style video For anyone not familiar with the show, Top Gear was, for a long time, a BBC production hosted…

IL-2 developers are running community polls for spotting, G-forces

Two areas of discussion in the IL-2 community over the last several months are surrounding the issues of spotting and G-force modeling and if the sim is doing the right thing about each of them. A discussion last week has resulted in polling this week by the team to determine what the community response is….

Eagle Dynamics formally announces DCS: A-10C II

Leaked early in the week, it’s no surprise that Eagle Dynamics is pressing on formally with their DCS: A-10C II Warthog project which, judging by today’s announcement, has already made some significant progress towards certain key new features for the module. This is what we know! Highlights of the update It seems that updates to…

The first three missions of the IL-2 ‘Lightning Strikes’ campaign

Today is July 4th, Independence Day in the United States, and I figured I would write about a classic American fighter. It’s a great opportunity to check out the recently added Lightning Strikes campaign for IL-2: Battle of Bodenplatte. With everything else going on recently you may have been forgiving for missing the launch of…

A DCS World hotfix is planned for today

This will be a short one after my long post yesterday about the DCS World release structure. There have been a huge number of thoughtful comments on that post which is gratifying to see! In the meantime we still have a very buggy DCS World open beta patch to contend with and word is that…