First impressions of Flying Circus’ Fokker D.VII and Sopwith Dolphin

IL-2 patch 3.011 came out earlier this past week and since then I’ve been trying to get as much time on the two new Flying Circus Vol 1 aircraft. The Fokker D.VII and Sopwith Dolphin are the two latest additions and here are my first impressions of both aircraft. First impression: Sopwith Dolphin When someone…

IL-2 patch 3.011 is out

Open your auto-updater up because IL-2 patch 3.011 is now out with two new aircraft and a bunch of updates to the series as development presses forward. Let’s have a look! Two new planes, animated crew, new fixes Flying Circus fans are going to be happy with the release of two new aircraft: the Fokker…

IL-2: First images of Arras, Flying Circus and Bodenplatte update

We have our first images of the Arras map for Flying Circus along with some new images of the Sopwith Dolphin and Fokker D.VII cockpits plus some more talk about Bodenplatte aircraft including the Mustang. Arras buildings and map The first images of the Arras map are actually focused on one of the urban centres…

More hints for IL-2’s future

Between Jason’s update a week ago and this developer diary, we’re getting a sense of what 2019 will be for IL-2: Great Battles. From what I see, there’s a lot going on behind the scenes on a lot of different fronts that has me curious, excited, and hopeful for plenty of good things this year….

First IL-2 dev diary of 2019 covers all three titles

Our first official developer update for the IL-2: Great Battles series in 2019 is wide ranging, far reaching, and it hints at lot of stuff happening behind the scenes for the series. Let’s have a look at what we’ve learned today! Me262, other developments Six aircraft are yet to come for IL-2: Battle of Bodenplatte…

The Flying Circus Furball now a regular Sunday event

Fast becoming a fixture in the Flying Circus community is the newly named ‘Flying Circus Furball’ which has, for many of the last several weekends, been a way for fans of the title to get into some very active multiplayer dogfight sessions. Now, the event is becoming a regular Sunday fixture. Weekly dogfight event Community…

First video round-up of 2019

There are so many talented video creators out there producing great gameplay and cinematic videos for DCS, IL-2 and other series that I like to round up some of the best that I’ve seen over the last few months and share them with you. Let’s have a look at some of the best that I’ve…

New 2019 IL-2: Great Battles content release info

IL-2’s Lead Producer, Jason Williams, revealed plenty of new information today in a post on the IL-2 forums with plenty of far reaching details on the release order of content coming to the IL-2 series including some surprise changes to the order of new materials. There has long been speculation on the order that content…

Flying Circus multiplayer event no. 2 this Sunday!

Did you miss the last Flying Circus multiplayer event? Well, it’s happening again with a second fly-in happening this Sunday as organized by community member GCF and supported by the JG1 server and squadron. Large multiplayer event For Flying Circus, still in its infancy, getting more than a few players in multiplayer is a bit…

Success for JG1’s Flying Circus multiplayer event

Back before the end of 2018, JG1 and JG1_Hotlead hosted a multiplayer event featuring Flying Circus with the goal of trying to get as many players into JG1s new Flying Circus multiplayer server as possible. It sure looked like a success to me! Cinematic dogfight moments Though Flying Circus is still in the very early…