DCS: F/A-18C gets AMRAAM, 9X, new training videos

Eagle Dynamics continues to evolve the DCS: F/A-18C Hornet module as time goes on and we’ve got a couple of exciting new weapon systems being added to the air-to-air mix as well as a couple of informative videos done by Matt “Wags” Wagner himself. Let’s take a look! Enhanced air-to-air capability The DCS: F/A-18C is…

A fun little extra on DCS’ NTTR map

This isn’t new but for those of you who have never seen it before, DCS: Nevada has a fun little “Easter Egg” that I saw for myself for the first time just a couple of days ago. Groom Lake The NTTR map is known for Las Vegas, the downtown area, and the Hoover Dam. For…

VARS Air Racing in DCS

The first round in the VARS World Cup Air Racing is over and they have a really cool highlight reel to show off from it as virtual pilots bank their TF-51Ds through some challenging courses. It looks like a ton of fun! Virtual air racing? Yep, its a thing! How many of you have tried…

DCS: Persian Gulf live stream recap

Earlier today, Matt Wagner from Eagle Dynamics, took fans on a tour of the new Persian Gulf map in the DCS: F/A-18C Hornet module. The tour offered viewers a sightseeing look at some of the landmarks and details of the map as well as a way to get a look at some of the Hornet’s…

DCS community organized Igor Tishin memorial flight UPDATED

Eagle Dynamics founder, Igor Tishin, sadly passed away last week and the DCS community is paying their respects to him and his vision with a memorial flight. Organized memorial flight Enormous community support came out with registration at simulator news site Two More Weeks filling up rapidly. 59th Ravens posted a full stream of the…

DCS: F-14 cockpit details, new Persian Gulf images, Hornet liveries

I’m a couple days late on this (busy weekend for me) but there’s been at least a little news in the DCS community and they revolve around Heatblur’s DCS: F-14 project and a few extra details from the DCS: Persian Gulf map. F-14 cockpit teaser HeatBlur released a whole series of teaser images on their…

Watch DCS’s Hornet perform an aerobatic routine

Another video is out about the DCS: F/A-18C Hornet module and this time its one featuring the aerobatic capabilities of the Hornet. The video is a showcase of what the virtual Hornet looks like performing aerobatics. A familiar aerobatic routine The flight demonstration video showcases what, to me anyways, is a familiar flight demonstration for…

You should review your flights, here’s why

When you’re flying in a flight sim, especially one with a lot of tension like a combat flight sim, things can go wrong. Very wrong sometimes. Your strategy can be flawed, your tactics can be ineffective, and sometimes even when you’re flying your best there are still things that just aren’t working out. The great…

RAZBAM MiG-19P cockpit updates

RAZBAM, a third party developer for DCS, is busy updating the community with some visuals of their MiG-19P cockpit. We’ve seen un-textured versions for a while now but the textures are starting to roll out and its putting the MiG-19 in position for being one of the best looking cockpits in DCS. Latest cockpit photos…

HTC reveals VIVE Pro at CES 2018

CES (Consumer Electronics Show) 2018 is now underway and major product announcements are underway across the electronics industry. HTC, makers of the VIVE VR headset announced a major update to the VIVE in the form of the VIVE Pro today. Higher resolution One of the biggest issue that IL-2 and DCS VR players have reported…