IL-2 is part of the Halloween Sale on Steam

Yesterday, 1CGS announced that IL-2: Great Battles is part of the Halloween Sale on Steam. It’s not spooky at all as you’ll be able to save some money on IL-2 and Rise of Flight content. Let’s have a look! Collector Planes and Scripted Campaigns on sale The Halloween Sale for IL-2 is focused on Collector…

Hurricane II, Yak-9 and Yak-9T announced as IL-2 Collector Planes!

We’ve heard some very compelling rumours for weeks and now we have the official announcement and confirmation that 1CGS is going to be bringing the Hurricane Mark II, Yak-9 and Yak-9T to IL-2: Great Battles Series as Collector Planes. Let’s have a look at the announcement, the aircraft, and everything that we’ve learned from this…

More talk of the Yak-9, Hurricane, future for IL-2: Great Battles

Many of you will recall that we had information come out about two new Collector Planes for the IL-2: Great Battle Series and that the two aircraft would be the Hurricane and Yak-9. We haven’t heard much following that initial leak of information, however, we have new chatter from the developers and there’s lots of…

A closer look at the possible future of IL-2’s B-25D Mitchell

Yesterday’s IL-2 developer diary update gave us our first look at the B-25D Mitchell for IL-2: Battle of Bodenplatte. This aircraft is an AI-only addition to the series at this time but it has a possible future as a flyable aircraft as well and I wanted to explore that in a little more detail. Let’s…

IL-2 launches ‘fall into savings’ sale

The fall sale for the IL-2 series is now underway with the chance to save some money on Collector Planes, Scripted Campaigns, and IL-2: Battle of Moscow! Here’s the details. Campaigns, Collector planes focused This sale is focused on Campaigns and Collector Planes rather than the main IL-2 products (which were on sale only a…

Speculating on IL-2’s next Collector Planes

The next Collector Planes for IL-2 are now in pre-production according to Jason Williams. The team isn’t quite ready to say what they are yet so that means that speculation has been running around the community as to what they might be. I’ve talked about this a few times before but for the sake of…

A word on IL-2’s trio of release dates

Development work on IL-2: Great Battles has continued, nearly continuously, for several years now and the 1CGS team has done an incredible job on the series. With three titles released and a trio of new ones currently under development, we have a considerable amount of content available. Of course, and as is always the way,…

IL-2 Christmas/New Year’s Sale underway!

Starting today and going until January 3rd, 1CGS is offering up the Christmas to New Year’s Sale with discounts of up to 66% off some IL-2: Great Battles Series titles! Tis the season! According to a post made earlier today by the developers, there’s quite a lot on sale: 66% off Battle of Stalingrad 66%…