Aerodynamic updates, World Update 3 in new MSFS update

The latest Development Update from Asobo Studios on the state of Microsoft Flight Simulator has some great details on two big features including a new feature discovery video on how the flight modeling is done in the sim and new screenshots and details on World Update 3. Let’s have a look! Feature Discovery on aerodynamics…

Flight Simulator Discovery video details VR in the new sim

Coming in the big Sim Update 2 patch is one of the highly anticipated features for Flight Simulator – virtual reality. The VR update won’t be of interest to everyone, but for those sim pilots who have transitioned to almost entirely using VR or using VR in concert with a flat screen, this update is…

Six things that Microsoft Flight Simulator should have at launch

For almost a year now I’ve been reading and anticipating the launch of the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. What we’ve seen from the various Feature Discovery episodes has been downright impressive and it has me very excited for the sim and for the future of flight simming in general. I felt that in what is…

Flight Simulator Discovery Series 8: IFR is out!

Coming out last night for insiders and now being widely shared across the community, the latest Microsoft Flight Simulator Discovery Series, Episode 8, covers IFR or instrument flight rules flying. For many flight simmers, having a proper IFR simulation is a make or break and so this episode was widely anticipated! Let’s have a look!…

MSFS multiplayer sounds awesome!

Microsoft and Asobo Studios have released episode 7 of their Feature Discovery series and this one is all about multiplayer. As with just about everything that the team has talked about so far, multiplayer for MSFS is utilizing the latest technology and bringing a scale of experience that few other companies can deliver. Here are…

What we learned from Flight Simulator Dicovery Series 6: Airports

Right on schedule, Flight Simulator Discovery Series 6: Airports is out with details about how airports are built, what they are like, and what we can expect from Microsoft Flight Simulator. Lets dig into the details! Thirsty seven thousand airports This is the number that Sven Mestas, Lead Game Designer from Asobo Studio quoted as…

New Flight Simulator details audio, alpha, third party SDK

The latest Flight Simulator update is out and this week we’ve learned about what they are doing with the audio, how it will be affected by the simulation, and also a few pieces of new information about what the third party SDK will entail and how that will affect the sim going into the future….

Flight Simulator is also a weather simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator is combining a lot of very impressive features into the new sim in order to put together what appears at this point to be a revolution and groundbreaking flight simulator. Their latest Feature Discovery series, focused on their weather system is now public on YouTube for everyone to watch. Real world weather…