1CGS is making some interesting adjustments to their pilot G-model

Putting a more accurate pilot physiology model into the IL-2: Great Battles series has been an interesting added layer to the simulation. Introduced over a year ago, the system has added a lot of nuance to what happens to your virtual pilot while undergoing high G-maneuvers. While much of the community has been happy with…

IL-2’s Hurricane Mark II new status update, screenshots

1CGS hard efforts on the Hurricane Mark II are finally taking their final shape as the Collector Plane nears release. Jason Williams has already told us that it’s expected to arrive in October and this week’s latest developer diary helps reinforce how much progress has been made. Let’s have a look! Eight screenshots and a…

IL-2 patch 4.501 is out with a massive change to visibility

1CGS is a persistent developer in their efforts to improve the state of the IL-2: Great Battles series and patch 4.501 is a testament to continually responding to issues that the community have brought forward. With patch 4.501 we see some big changes to the way spotting and visibility works in the sim. We also…

1CGS shows off P-47D-22 ‘Razorback’ and talks next patches

The latest developer diary for the IL-2: Great Battles Series shows us the next aircraft coming to the series and also the first aircraft for the IL-2: Battle of Normandy series to arrive – the P-47D-22 ‘Razorback!’ Plus they are also talking plans for the next two patches and some nice new 4K skins for…

A look at five versions of IL-2’s new Hurricane Mark II (updated)

We now have confirmation that IL-2: Great Battles Collector Plane release of the Hurricane Mark II will come with five available modifications that will represent the aircraft’s varied career. This is thanks to the most recent developer diary that goes into a little detail and shows off a ton of renders of the work in…

Jason Williams on IL-2 in 2019, 2020 and the future!

A new thread started by IL-2’s Lead Producer, Jason Williams, talks a bit about the past, the present and the future as he does a review of everything that has happened so far and talks a little about some of the focus and plans for the team in the future. It’s a great post and…