IL-2’s ‘Hot Weather, Hot Deals Sale’ now on!

If there’s a blank spot in your IL-2: Great Battles Series hangar now is another great opportunity to snag a good deal on some IL-2 content with discount prices on most of the IL-2 store available from now until May 31st on the IL-2 website store and until May 29th on the Steam Store. What’s…

Review: ‘Fortress on the Volga’ Scripted Campaign for IL-2

Scripted Campaigns still feel like a novelty to me despite the feature now being a couple of years old for the IL-2: Great Battles Series. A variety of premium and free campaigns are now available from the IL-2 website store and through the community forums and that diversity lets several different styles of campaign exist….

IL-2 Christmas/New Year’s Sale Extended

Announced in a post today, the IL-2 Christmas/New Year’s Sale has been extended until January 9th – only on the IL-2 website store. Sale recap Here’s the breakdown of what’s on sale: 66% OFF Battle of Stalingrad (website). Please note that having at least the base game (Stalingrad) on Steam means you can launch it from the…

IL-2 patch 3.009 brings new content

Surprise! Patch 3.009 is out! 1CGS is working their way up to the holidays by releasing yet another new patch for the series. This one is focused on making available some new content including the long awaited U-2VS as well as the previously talked about Fortress on the Volga and Gambit21’s new A-20B campaign: Havoc…

Fortress on the Volga campaign trailer released

Two pieces of news to share today about the forthcoming IL-2: Battle of Stalingrad based “Fortress on the Volga” campaign with the biggest piece of news being that 1CGS has released a new trailer highlighting key moments from the campaign. Watch the Fortress on the Volga campaign trailer If you’re looking to see some gameplay…

1CGS announces Fortress on the Volga campaign

Black Six has successfully created and release two independent campaigns for the IL-2 series with Ten Days of Autumn focused on a Bf109 pilot flying near Moscow while Blazing Steppe covered a Yak-1 pilot in the late summer of the Stalingrad battle. Following an equally interesting Sea Dragons campaign that shipped with IL-2: Battle of…