Transformative! First impressions of DCS World 2.7

At this time last year, DCS World and the community around it, were struggling with the latest 2.5.6 open beta patch which had introduced new lighting effects but also brought in plenty of bugs and performance problems. Things were rough for a while, statements were made, and eventually the problems were solved with promises to…

News round-up for April 17th

There’s been a lot of news this week and here’s the bite sized round-up of everything that I saw come up this week that I haven’t already covered. From a new An-2 bi-plane for MSFS, a new DCS: MiG-17F project, to the official stable release of FlyByWire’s A32nx v0.6, there’s a lot happening. Here are…

Eagle Dynamics talks P-47 livery winners, new clouds, 2.7 details

DCS World is set to take another big leap forward for the series and DCS World 2.7 keeps on closing in on initial open beta release. We don’t know exactly when but excitement is building. Eagle Dynamics has shown off more on the new cloud technology that will come with 2.7 as well as talking…

DCS World 2020 year in review

This year has not been the year that we expected and for fans of DCS World it has been one with its share of ups and downs. As fans of the series we’ve seen some impressive releases, flawed patches, and a regrouping and reorganizing of the series update schedule. There were also a few new…

DCS: P-47 nears completion, new AAA guns for DCS World

Eagle Dynamics weekly newsletter is out and it’s got some details for a few different areas of the simulation including news that the DCS: P-47 is nearly complete and news that two additional AAA guns are coming to the sim in the future. Let’s have a look! Eagle Dynamics P-47 Thunderbolt nearly ready The latest…

The DCS Halloween Sale has started

It’s almost Halloween and DCS World is getting in on the spooky sales with a wide variety of products now on sale for, in some cases, up to half off. Here’s what you need to know! Scary sales… for your wallet Most products in the DCS World E-Store are now on sale for 50% off…

New video and details on A-10C II, P-47 updates

A couple of interesting pieces of news for aircraft named Thunderbolt for DCS World. A new video showing off the features, the new cockpit, and the usage of the AGM-65L for the new DCS: A-10C II Tank Killer module has come out. We’ve also heard about some updates to the DCS: P-47 with some new…

Stormbirds Podcast Episode 3: DCS WWII with Philstyle

The Stormbirds Podcast is back with a new episode! This time the subject is DCS WWII and I thought the best person to bring on to the podcast to talk all things DCS WWII is YouTuber Phil from the Philstyle YouTube channel. We talked the good, the bad, and the interesting points of both DCS…

July was Thunderbolt month!

I said it at the start of the month that July was going to be Thunderbolt month and this month has definitely delivered. Here’s a fun recap of content that has come out or has been highlighted this month that feature the P-47 Thunderbolt from WWII! A striking fighter One of World War II’s most…

Early access review of the DCS: P-47D Thunderbolt

The Thunderbolt has come to DCS World and brings with it a storied aircraft type with plenty of history and an expansion of the DCS WWII theatre. This is a first look at the P-47D for DCS World. Multiple versions planned The version that is now available in DCS World is the P-47D-30 late. This…