Orbx announces Microsoft Flight Simulator support

In an announcement posted to the official Orbx forums, Anna Cicognani Orbx CEO, announced the their company would be supporting the new Microsoft Flight Simulator. Here are a few details and guesses at what they might be doing with the new sim. Marketplace and Orbx Direct support One of the most interesting lines right from…

First look at the Quest Kodiak for X-Plane 11

Being stuck in place for a while has me getting back into X-Plane 11 and thanks to some upgrades from TrueEarth Washington and Reshade, I’m at a point where I’m happier with the looks of the sim which means that I can really enjoy the flying experience again and have some fun sightseeing. But I…

Surprise! TrueEarth Southern California is now available

It was only a couple of days ago that Orbx announced the latest in their TrueEarth line-up – Southern California for X-Plane 11. And now it’s here with a special introductory discount offer. Let’s have a look! From Los Angeles to San Deigo and a bunch more! I covered a lot of the details of…

Orbx announces TrueEarth Southern California for X-Plane 11

The Orbx TrueEarth series of products now extends all the way from Victoria British Columbia to just south of San Diego California with the announcement of TrueEarth Southern California. Let’s have a look! Completing the west coast One of the biggest visual enhancements you can make to X-Plane, turning their bland world map into one…

FSExpo announces 2020 speakers and schedule!

There is a lot of things to see and do at FSExpo and this year is aimed at one-upping their efforts from the past two years with an extensive speaker schedule including some notable highlights. Here’s what we know thanks to today’s speaker schedule release! Developer seminars, getting started, and Captains’ Corner to name a…

Orbx TrueEarth Florida for X-Plane 11 released

Scenery makers Orbx have released their latest in the TrueEarth series for X-Plane 11 with the entire state of Florida covered by their latest release. Let’s have a look! Sunshine state in X-Plane Orbx’s colour corrected scenery and detailed cityscapes have become a halmark for the scenery developers as their products breath much more detail…

Orbx announces X-Plane 11 TrueEarth US Florida and Key West

Back in June at FS Expo 2019, I briefly talked with the folks at Orbx and suggested that some east coast scenery packages would probably be well received and after working their way up and down the west coast, Orbx TrueEarth US is now turning their sights on Florida. Although I’m sure my suggestion had…

Orbx releases TrueEarth Oregon for X-Plane 11

When it comes to scenery makers, Orbx are among the best that I’ve seen and their TrueEarth series have garnered a lot of attention from flight sim pilots. TrueEarth Washington is now joined by companion project TrueEarth Oregon and it looks very impressive! Detailed POIs and lots of HD scenery If you’re reading this as…

Flight Sim Expo 2019 wrap-up

Now that I’m home and looking back on some fond memories of Flight Sim Expo 2019 it’s time to do a recap and get some of the things that I learned out there. Read on as fans of IL-2 and DCS will probably find some of the information interesting and I want to spread to…

Orbx shows off gorgeous X-Plane 11 Washington scenery

I’ve talked about how much further ahead DCS World 2.5 has pushed with their scenery sets in the form of Persian Gulf, Normandy, and the forthcoming Syria map but I want to take a look at what’s happening over with X-Plane 11 and Orbx for a moment because I think you’ll be really surprised at…