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…

A great evening of teamplay on Wings of Liberty

One of the things I intend to do more this year is provide a little more coverage of IL-2’s multiplayer scene. More servers are popping up with the likes of Wings of Liberty (WOL), Berloga, Tactical Air War (TAW) and Knights of the Air (KOTA) being among the more popular destinations. Tonight I went on…

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…

New Year’s sim resolutions

It’s 2019 and people like to make resolutions – I call them challenges and I want to share a few of my challenges with everyone and hopefully hear a few of yours too. More learning, more variety One of the ways I like to challenge myself is with variety and that means I need to…

Looking forward to IL-2: Great Battles in 2019

Last year was a big year for 1C Game Studios, the developers of the IL-2: Great Battles Series, when they launched IL-2: Battle of Kuban and began work on the future of the series. That future will arrive in 2019 with the expected release of all three of the products that they are currently building….

Last IL-2 dev update of the year!

2018 has been a great year for the IL-2 series and 2019 looks like it’s going to be another big one and 1CGS has teased us with plenty of new information about what’s coming next along with a new video showing off their work with destructible buildings. This all coming in the latest developer diary….

First impressions of the Pfalz D.IIIa in Flying Circus

I’ve struggled to write a first impression on the Pfalz D.IIIa for Flying Circus. Flying it in combat several times now in QMB and even in multiplayer have failed to leave the kind of impression that I like to try and provide when I write these. Instead, the Pfalz D.IIIa I think can be regarded…

IL-2: Great Battles 2018 year in review

Another year is nearly over and what a year it was for the IL-2: Great Battles Series. Let’s have a look back at 2018 and appreciate what kind of year it has been for fans of the IL-2 series. A slow start and then… a bang! January and February were slow in the news department…