Community Q&A with the Air Combat Group

My next Community Q&A is with Woop, Kai Lae, Gromic, Thaine, Donkey and the rest of the Air Combat Group. ACG is well known for their expansive campaigns from their IL-2: Cliffs of Dover days. With the group now moving over to the IL-2: Great Battles Series to continue their historically researched scenarios, I thought…

Team Fusion shows off latest effects, status of many new aircraft

I’ve been lax over the summer covering some of the updates coming from Team Fusion but today we heard from Bonkin, a Team Fusion Simulations member, on the IL-2 forums with the very latest in what the team has been up to including some new visual effects, new aircraft and talk about their new Torbuk…

IL-2 Lunar New Year Sale extended

Originally ending tomorrow, the IL-2 Lunar New Year Sale continues until February 26 and that means more time to pick up a sale item. But only if you purchase on the main website – the Steam sale is over. Still on sale! I’ll let Jason’s update take it away here: – 50% OFF Fw-190 A-3…

IL-2 and Rise of Flight Sale

It’s the Lunar New Year tomorrow and that’s an occasion for another IL-2 and Rise of Flight sale. The sale starts today and goes until February 19th. I have all of the details right here. Sales on nearly everything IL-2 related Let’s break this sale down into a few different parts. First, two IL-2: Great…

Understanding the IL-2: Dover Series and IL-2: Great Battles Series

Paying close attention to the details of today’s IL-2: Cliffs of Dover Blitz edition announcement today you’ll notice that 1C Game Studios and Team Fusion have come up with a fairly clever way to denote the two series and what is compatible with what. For this post I want to talk about what the IL-2:…

IL-2: Cliffs of Dover re-releases in new Blitz edition

In March of this year it was announced that Team Fusion, an unofficial mod group working with IL-2: Cliffs of Dover would be officially partnering with 1C Game Studios on an updated version of IL-2: Cliffs of Dover. That partnership takes on new meaning today as IL-2: Cliffs of Dover is re-released in the new…

Team Fusion announces Cliffs of Dover: Blitz Edition

Officially recognized third party mod group Team Fusion has announced the imminent release of IL-2: Cliffs of Dover patch 4.5 TFS update. It’s being called the Blitz Edition with a an imminent Steam release. Does this mark a turning point for Cliffs of Dover? Blitz edition changes (almost) everything When IL-2: Cliffs of Dover launched…

1CGS and Team Fusion Sign Agreement on Cliffs of Dover expansion

In December we learned that 1C Games Studios and the official/unofficial mod group named Team Fusion were working towards an agreement on Cliffs of Dover to provide additional enhancements and additions to the series. That agreement has now been formalized according to an announcement by Jason Williams yesterday. Team Fusion goes to North Africa theatre…

Which IL-2 should I buy?

If you want to jump into flight simulators and you think you want to fly around in a vintage World War II aircraft then the IL-2 series the the defacto standard – but there are a lot of different versions which can make things confusing. So which one should you buy? Let me break it…