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…

More on IL-2’s new decals

We have a bit more information shared with the community on the new decal system for IL-2 this morning with a base explanation of how and why the feature has finally come to the sim. Here’s what we know! An update from IL-2’s Lead Producer Yesterday’s developer update included a tease of a new feature…

IL-2 Sturmovik 2020 year in review

We’ve nearly made it to the end of 2020 and its time to review the past 12-months of IL-2 Sturmovik. This is a summary some of the highlights of the work coming from 1C Game Studios and Team Fusion Simulations over the last year with the two branches of the IL-2 Sturmovik series. Let’s get…

1CGS year in review, look to 2021, and a sale!

The team at 1CGS, the folks behind IL-2 Sturmovik: Great Battles Series are looking back at a long year behind us in 2020 and to the future in 2021. They’ve also announced a new sale. Let’s have a look at everything talked about in the update and the things you need to know about what’s…

Flying Circus Vol 2 pre-order live, future of the series revealed

We’ve just learned about 1CGS’ plans for the future of the Flying Circus series within IL-2: Great Battles and there’s an impressive amount of information that has dropped today that should have World War I flight sim fans sitting up in their seats and have a look. Let’s dig into everything announced! The next two…

Breaking news: Flying Circus Vol 2 announced! (Updated)

It’s real and it’s happening. Just minutes ago, Jason Williams, IL-2 Lead Producer, posted a note that Flying Circus Vol 2 is happening and that new information would become available soon. Here’s what we have and what we know! New aircraft teased in the logo for the new title It’s been confirmed! Flying Circus Vol…

New spotting videos from IL-2’s Jason Williams

The 1CGS team continues to work hard on an issue that has bugged a great many of us in IL-2: Great Battles – aircraft spotting. Some improvements to this feature are on the way and three new videos are showing off what the revised system is looking like with the new haze features working as…

Tweaked spotting settings shown in new IL-2 video

IL-2’s Lead Producer has posted a new video from version 4.10 which will introduce some new spotting tweaks to the IL-2: Great Battles Series. This comes rapidly on the heels of recent discussions and polls on the subject matter and now, with this video, we’re seeing the first phases of this update. Here’s what we…