Revisiting the DCS: AV-8B in 2021

The launch of RAZBAM’s AV-8B NA Harrier II for DCS World back in October of 2017 happened much closer to the start of what has become a growing wave of third-party developers aimed at bringing high-fidelity aircraft to DCS World. The module has seen its share of up and down moments through it’s history and…

Star Wars Squadrons 2021 review

I’ve been watching Star Wars movies and TV shows, reading books and consuming all things Star Wars since I was very young. I was hooked when the first Star Wars games came out that let me experience the fantasy of flying an X-Wing. I played X-Wing, TIE Fighter, X-Wing vs TIE Fighter, and enjoyed everything…

Aerosoft delays CRJ for MSFS, releases teaser trailer

With just one day left in 2020, it seemed unlikely that Aerosoft would be delivering the CRJ for Microsoft Flight Simulator and we have news from the developers that the aircraft needs more time in development to get it to a level that they are comfortable releasing it at. Here’s what we know! Delayed until…

1CGS year in review, look to 2021, and a sale!

The team at 1CGS, the folks behind IL-2 Sturmovik: Great Battles Series are looking back at a long year behind us in 2020 and to the future in 2021. They’ve also announced a new sale. Let’s have a look at everything talked about in the update and the things you need to know about what’s…

VR for MSFS coming this month as Asobo looks ahead to 2021

Not having VR in Microsoft Flight Simulator was considered something of a miss when the title was announced, however, news quickly came out that Asobo Studios was working towards a VR implementation for the new sim and we now know that it will be coming this December 2020 in a significant update. Asobo is also…

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…

FJP podcast interviews Simon Pearson from ED on future of DCS

Eagle Dynamics’ Business Director for DCS World, Simon Pearson, appeared on a live stream put on by the Fast Jet Performance podcast. We’ve learned some useful nuggets of information during the podcast that everyone might find interesting. Let’s have a look. Link and summary The interview with Simon Pearson has plenty of chit-chat and banter,…