IAR, Ar234, and new Barrage Balloons for Battle of Normandy

A new developer update is out and in it we get a good dose of new visuals. A nearly completed Ar234 model, new Barrage Balloons for the Normandy invasion fleet and an updated look at the IAR 80/81 project. Let’s have a look! Barrage Balloons with some cool new features Some of the famous imagery…

IL-2 unleashes trio of new pre-orders: IAR-80/81, Churchill, and StuG III!

Next year promises to introduce some very interesting and exciting new content for the IL-2 Great Battles series as 1CGS announces three new pre-order products for us to buy. Two new Collector Vehicles, the Churchill Mark IV and the StuG III Ausf.G were announced together with the IAR-80/81 which was part of an earlier announcement…

1CGS celebrates 300th developer diary with C-47, IAR, updates

Yep, that’s right, 1CGS has provided the community with 300 developer diary updates since the announcement of IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Stalingrad back in December of 2012. The post coincides beautifully with the 20th anniversary of the IL-2 Sturmovik series and it brings with it some nice updates on the C-47 and IAR-80/81. There’s also…

New IL-2 dev update focuses on IAR-80, destroyer for Normandy

Just a few tidbits of information and 1CGS very own Flight Journal style update comprise this week’s developer update. Fans of the IAR-80 will be pleased to see progress is being made on the exterior of this aircraft. Battle of Normandy continues forward as well as the 3D model for the Gleaves class destroyer is…

IL-2 devs surprise with IAR-80/81, plus new Hs129 4K skins

A couple of announcements from the 1CGS team have come to light with news that the team will be working with a talented third party developer to bring the Romanian IAR80/81 fighter to life in the IL-2: Great Battles Series. We also have a good look at the Hs129B-2 with 4K skins and a little…

IAR80/81 makes progress towards War Thunder release

Every time I update about WarThunder I lament my lack of coverage on it. In truth, there is so much going on with that product that it is difficult for me to keep up. This update crosses between the world of War Thunder and IL-2 – I’ll try and explain! The IAR80/81 Not many air…