Catching up with Polychop’s OH-58D live streams

Over the weekend, Polychop Simulations showed off their work on their OH-58D coming to DCS World sometime later in 2020. The module is still a work in progress but if the live streams that we saw on the weekend are any indication, this module is already well on its way in terms of systems programming….

DCS: Bf109K-4 is free to check out

Life’s been a bit hectic here (things are ok though) so I’m behind again but I wanted to remind folks that the DCS: Bf109K-4 is free today and tomorrow and its another DCS World WWII module worth checking out. I’ve put together some screenshots, some tutorials to check out, and I encourage you to check…

DCS: Fw190A-8 is free to try today and tomorrow

Next up on the free trial list is the DCS: Fw190A-8. This BMW801 radial powered fighter is the second Focke Wulf fighter to appear in the DCS World series and is the most recently released WWII model. I’ll be spending some more time with it over the next couple of days. Flying the ‘Wulf! DCS:…

DCS: P-51D first flights and mini-review

I almost forgot to check out the DCS: P-51D Mustang as its free (starting yesterday and ending today) to fly. I’ve flown the TF-51D and now I’m jumping over to the combat capable version of the Mustang and here are my thoughts so far along with my usual suggestion for guides on getting started with…

Heatblur details updates coming to F-14 sooner or later

A end of quarter update from Heatblur details their latest efforts on the DCS: F-14 project including talk about the F-14A, the Forrestal-class carrier, and a little talk on their future plans with this module. Here’s a summary and some highlights of what we know. F-14A is still definitely coming A few I think have…

Steam sale video includes new look at P-47 & Channel map

Matt Wagner has put together a short video talking about the Steam sale and the ending of one set of sales while another set of sales starts up. Regardless of if you’re using DCS World from Steam or not, you will probably be interested in the visuals of this video as it shows off the…

April Fools round-ups

Today is April Fools, the day of pranking and coming up with funny or silly announcements. Some are intended to be very believable while others are just outright funny. Some love it, some hate it, but either way you should never trust any product announcements that happen on a day like today. There have been…

DCS: Spitfire IX gets a chance to shine in free trial

The first of the DCS WWII warbirds to go to free trial is the DCS: Spitfire IX which is available for the next two days. Here’s some information and a few tutorials that you might find handy with this warbird. If it’s your first warbird in DCS World, be prepared to have a whole new…

The manual for DCS: Supercarrier has been released

Early access manual for DCS: Supercarrier is out and it’s 38 pages of detail on how to work with DCS: Supercarrier. This is just the beginning as a much more involved manual is coming. Here’s what it contains and why you might find it useful! Flying from a Supercarrier The manual, written by Bunyap of…

A glimpse of DCS’s new damage effects

Eagle Dynamics P-47D-30 is inching its way towards an early access release and along with it some important updates for DCS: WWII. A new screenshot released today shows off the P-47’s eight .50cal machine guns impacting on a Bf109 but it also is showing off the new damage effects. It’s a glimpse of what’s to…