New lightning, Yak-9, new 4K skins, so much more for IL-2 4.006!

Hot on the heels of patch 4.005 is 4.006 for IL-2: Great Battles and it’s shaping up to be another substantial patch for the series with a lot of great content to look forward to. Today’s developer diary detailed a variety of features and showed us more of what will make the new deferred shading…

Bf109G-4 and MiG-3 get 4K upgrade in IL-2

The IL-2: Great Battles Series has had 4K texture capability for a couple of years now, however, going back to redo textures for older aircraft takes time. Fortunately, thanks to 1CGS and two talented skin artists in the community, 4K updates keep coming with the LaGG-3 and Yak-1 being among the most recent recipients. Now,…

Jason Williams on IL-2 in 2019, 2020 and the future!

A new thread started by IL-2’s Lead Producer, Jason Williams, talks a bit about the past, the present and the future as he does a review of everything that has happened so far and talks a little about some of the focus and plans for the team in the future. It’s a great post and…

IL-2 update 3.012c fixes, new 4K textures

A hotfix is out for IL-2: Great Battles Series with patch 3.012c introducing a couple of crash fixes and new 4K textures for the Bf109K-4 and the Spitfire IX. List of fixes The patch, launched earlier today, includes a couple of fixes and the aforementioned new 4K textures. The random crash bug has been found…

IL-2 4K skin update continues with new dev update

A new developer diary has arrived this morning with a look at new 4K skins for the IL-2 Model 1943. Looks sharp and comes with a bit of a surprise! 4K upgrade across the board The way skins work in IL-2: Great Battles means there are actually a couple of different texture files merged together….