DCS World 2.8 is coming, plus La-7 announcement

The big news this week is that DCS World 2.8 is coming and its bringing with it some new features, particularly surrounding the sim’s rendering technology for clouds. This week we also get an announcement for Octopus G’s La-7 which is now formally announced as a module. DCS World 2.8 and what that means The…

OctopusG shows off Su-22 video for DCS

OctopusG is surprising everyone with the release of a video that details a lot of the work on their Su-22 project for DCS World. Let’s have a look! Further along than we thought? Several people tagged me, pinged me and otherwise let me know that a new OctopusG video had surfaced with a closer look…

OctopusG shows early Su-17 renders

DCS World developer OctopusG is back in the news again (twice in one week!) thanks to a new post that’s been made on their Facebook page showing off some work in progress renders. They appear to indicate that a Su-17 is under development. Let’s have a look! Early cockpit renders Three images were released on…

DCS: I-16 emerges from early access

We have some news from Octopus G. We don’t hear from them that often but usually they give us some interesting news and today is very much like that as the developer has outlined their plans to “fly on to release.” Sounds good! Let’s have a look! Ishak to release Rata, Ishak, or plainly… I-16….

La-7 teased by OctopusG

DCS, P3D and MSFS developer OctopusG has teased their next product after a successful launch of the DCS: I-16 by showing off an early work in progress 3D model of the late-war Russian La-7 fighter. There’s not much to go on right now but let’s have a look! Teasing the late war Lavochkin Teaser images…

Reactions to Octopus G’s DCS: I-16

Earlier today, Eagle Dynamics unleashed the DCS: I-16 which appeared on the DCS e-store with very little fanfare at first. Suddenly a wave of DCS: I-16 surprise and reactions spread across the community, patch notes were released mentioning the aircraft’s inclusion, trailers and videos were released and here we are with a very stealthy release…

DCS: I-16 by OctopusG up for early access!

Seemingly out of nowhere, OctopusG and Eagle Dynamics have released the DCS: I-16 on to the DCS World e-Store for the price of $39.99. Here’s what we know! Key features and price DCS: I-16 is launching with some key features including a Russian cockpit and both Russian and English radio and documentation. Here’s the full…

Octopus G teases DCS: I-16 video

You may have forgotten about the DCS: I-16 and third party developer Octopus G who has been working away on the diminutive Soviet fighter for DCS World. Today a few new images appeared on their Facebook page with a tease that a video will soon be coming . The Rata comes to DCS These two…