What’s next for IL-2 Great Battles in 2022 and beyond?

Over the next six months, 1C Game Studios is set to deliver quite a bit of content for both IL-2: Battle of Normandy as well as Flying Circus and sprinkled in there are some Collector Planes and Vehicles too which will add to the experience. After that we don’t really know what comes next so…

IL-2’s roadmap for 2022 revealed!

If you were wondering what was next in queue for the IL-2 Sturmovik: Great Battles Series your questions will have been answered as we have a new roadmap from IL-2’s Executive Producer, Jason Williams. In a new post in his Ready Room thread, Jason talks about the challenges and accomplishments of the past year and…

IL-2 hotfix addresses long list of items

IL-2 version 4.702 released just before the Russian Christmas Holiday period bringing with it the P-51B and a bunch of new features. Now, just on the otherside of the holidays, we have a fairly substantial hotfix that you may want to have a look at addressing a long list of items including a couple of…

IL-2 Winter Sale extended to Jan 12

If you were holding out on the IL-2 Sale but needed a little more time to make some decisions, there’s good news at the IL-2 Winter Sale has been extended to January 12th. Winter sale extended The Annual Winter (Christmas) Sale has been extended on the IL-2 Official Webstore until January 12th. The sale is…

Review of IL-2: Battle of Normandy’s P-51B Mustang

When I was very young, I had two plastic airplane models. These were the kind suitable for a 3-year-old to fly around the house without causing too much trouble and those models were rough approximations of the Spitfire and Mustr. As a result, I knew what P-51 Mustang was before I was 4-years old. It…

IL-2 4.702 update adds P-51B, two new Flying Circus Vol 1 campaigns!

I thought that update 4.702, not considering the P-51B, would be a fairly small last update of the year but this one has some nice content packed into it including two new Flying Circus campaigns and a bunch of other content. Let’s have a look! Long awaited Mustang The P-51B Mustang has taken a long…

1CGS Christmas update shows more P-51B

The P-51B Mustang is nearly ready for release and 1CGS and Executive Producer Jason Williams have been showing it off more and more. In a special Christmas update, we got a look at some more liveries for the aircraft. So let’s have a look at everything P-51B released. Almost finished Six new screenshots from Jason…

Flight Journal: PWCG co-op campaign!

Pat Wilson’s Campaign Generator is a popular third party campaign generator that includes some unique features. Among those features is the ability to run a multiplayer co-op campaign. Intent on checking it out, that’s exactly what I did together with Requiem from the Air Combat Tutorial Library and several other friends over the last few…

A review of the Sd.Kfz. 10/5 Flak 38 and GAZ-MM 72-K

I’m doing something a little different with this review. This is a combined review of the GAZ-MM 72-K and Sd.Kfz. 10/5 Flak 38 as the two Collector Vehicles on sale for IL-2 Sturmovik Great Battles Series are very similar in their overall experience and what I have to say about one mostly applies to the…

IL-2’s winter sale is live!

1CGS has taken the wraps off their annual winter sale with big discounts for the IL-2 Great Battles series. Let’s have a look! AAA trucks on sale for the first time The biggest news in this sale is that the two AAA vehicles, the GAZ-MM 72-K and the Sd.Kfz. 10/5 Flak 38 are on sale…