New Yak-9T screenshots, 4.006 news marks 250th developer update

There have been 250 developer diary updates for the IL-2: Great Battle Series since the first diary in December of 2012. That’s how long the 1CGS team has been keeping this diary going! This week brings some news on the development of the next patch, 4.006, which may be out sooner than you expect. We…

Tank Crew gets binoculars, plus damage model updates, more!

A new IL-2: Great Battles developer diary is out and it covers some interesting news for the series. Binoculars are coming for Tank Crew tank commanders which has been an oft requested feature. Plus there are some big updates coming for the damage model for the whole series. Here’s what we know! I can see…

A look at five versions of IL-2’s new Hurricane Mark II (updated)

We now have confirmation that IL-2: Great Battles Collector Plane release of the Hurricane Mark II will come with five available modifications that will represent the aircraft’s varied career. This is thanks to the most recent developer diary that goes into a little detail and shows off a ton of renders of the work in…

IL-2 dev diary talks September patch, new images, B-25!

It was a relatively short IL-2 developer diary this week but one with a couple of key pieces of information and some stunning screenshots released by the team. Bodenplatte is looking very close to completion now! Let’s talk about what we’ve learned and what’s next. Feast your eyes! A huge selection of screenshots came with…

IL-2 dev diary focuses on tanks, map news, Marshal-feature

Tank Crew – Clash at Prokhorovka is by far the most unique of the three titles that 1CGS announced well over a year ago when the revealed the future development for the series. Now we’re approaching a major update for the series with two new tanks and the Belgorod map entering into beta testing. New…

First IL-2 dev diary of 2019 covers all three titles

Our first official developer update for the IL-2: Great Battles series in 2019 is wide ranging, far reaching, and it hints at lot of stuff happening behind the scenes for the series. Let’s have a look at what we’ve learned today! Me262, other developments Six aircraft are yet to come for IL-2: Battle of Bodenplatte…

New updates on FC1’s Camel, Tank Crew’s new buildings

With patch 3.006 released on Wednesday, I wasn’t sure if we’d see an update this week from 1CGS but they have been plenty busy and they have a lot to show off to us. This week we’ve got new info on Bodenplatte’s new US pilot model, Flying Circus’ Sopwith Camel, and Tank Crew’s new high…

IL-2 dev diary talks online war scenarios

The latest IL-2 developer diary is out and this week the team is talking about some third party efforts to integrate a dynamic online war system into the IL-2 multiplayer. This is less of an update about a feature coming to IL-2 and more of a heads up on what kind of cool scenarios you…

Checking out new buildings, dev details for IL-2 and Tank Crew

1CGS may have slowed down a bit over the summer but the sheer number of tantalizing details in their recent update definitely has me interested what they have planned. Let’s talk about the latest updates plus some of the details they dropped in today’s dev diary. New buildings, M4 Sherman for Tank Crew We’ve seen…