Jason Williams answers IL-2 questions in a mini Q&A, more to come!

IL-2 Sturmovik: Great Battles Series Lead Producer Jason Williams celebrated his birthday yesterday and that seemed like occasion enough to offer a flash sale on the IL-2 store but it was also an opportunity to answer questions posted to the forum throughout the day. I’ve collected some of the many key highlights from the questions…

IL-2 24-hour flash sale on webstore

1CGS is having a webstore only flash sale for IL-2: Great Battles Series with three titles on sale for anywhere between 50% and 75% off. Here’s what you need to know! On sale for 24-hours only Three titles in the Great Battles Series are going on sale for today online on the IL-2 webstore. Tank…

1CGS shows off Nieuport N.28, paratroopers

We have our first look at a Flying Circus Vol 2 aircraft in the form of the Nieuport 28! The aircraft is in development and on its way towards being made a flyable type in a future patch. We also got a look at the 3D model for U.S. paratroopers coming for IL-2: Battle of…

Announcing Sturmovikfest 2021

It’s around this time last year that the IL-2 community tried something new. Sturmovikfest was a virtual festival centered around community events and involvement where we celebrated all things about the series that many of us have been with for decades. It was a huge success and exceeded my wildest dreams. And it’s back! What…

GAZ AA truck and Bodenplatte map upgrades take form

1CGS is reporting that their work on the GAZ Collector AA truck is nearly complete and that their map team has made impressive progress improving the detailing of the strategically important railway networks around the Bodenplatte map. This all part of this week’s developer diary. Let’s have a look at what you need to know!…

IL-2 introduces new ‘dynamic visual damage’

A little over a week ago, Jason Williams teased a new feature with three letters. DVD. Turns out that it stands for ‘dynamic visual damage’ and its a new visual damage system that propels IL-2 forward in yet another category. Let’s have a look at what’s in the update and pull out a few details…

Landing craft and Typhoon cockpit dev update for IL-2

The latest IL-2 developer diary has given us new looks and detailed screenshots of the Typhoon Mark IB coming to IL-2: Battle of Normandy as well as a landing craft for the same project. There’s also a few tidbits of details in there on how development is going. We also have a cryptic message from…

Check out Haluter’s Skin downloader for IL-2: Great Battles

IL-2 Sturmovik: Great Battles has a strong livery community that has spent years creating a wide variety of historical, fictional and personalized skins in the community. As great as all of these skins are, it’s not always easy or enjoyable to decide on a whim to load up a few new custom skins. Now, however,…