New training video for F-18 covers JSOW, MSI for LTWS, PRECISE

Lots of new features have or will be coming in the next open beta for DCS: F/A-18C Hornet including the AGM-154A/C, MSI for LTWS for enhanced situational awareness and PRECISE mode for coordinate entry. Let’s check out Matt Wagner’s latest training video! Enhanced precision strike The Hornet’s fourth-generation precision strike features continue to gain features…

IL-2 update 3.012c fixes, new 4K textures

A hotfix is out for IL-2: Great Battles Series with patch 3.012c introducing a couple of crash fixes and new 4K textures for the Bf109K-4 and the Spitfire IX. List of fixes The patch, launched earlier today, includes a couple of fixes and the aforementioned new 4K textures. The random crash bug has been found…

DCS: MiG-19 gets a big status update

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about the DCS: MiG-19 and my first impressions of third party DCS World developer RAZBAM’s newest module. The jet presented me with some mixed feelings but RAZBAM looks to be hard at work addressing any shortcomings including in areas such as its stall and spin behavior as well…

IL-2 patch 3.012 is live! Two new planes, tanks, new map

1CGS has a habit of surprising us and here they are surprising us again with a major patch coming just two weeks after the last one. Patch 3.012 is now live and this time, we’ve got five pieces of content spread across their three products and they are: the Prokhorovka map, the M4A2 Sherman, the…

IL-2 patch 3.011 is out

Open your auto-updater up because IL-2 patch 3.011 is now out with two new aircraft and a bunch of updates to the series as development presses forward. Let’s have a look! Two new planes, animated crew, new fixes Flying Circus fans are going to be happy with the release of two new aircraft: the Fokker…

IL-2 patch 3.010b contains quite a few tweaks

I don’t normally write about hotfixes to IL-2 patches unless they contain a major bug fix or if they feature quite a few small fixes and patch 3.010b qualifies. Let’s have a look! Mostly GUI related updates The GUI (graphical user interface) for IL-2 has seen a few tweaks over the years but the one…

IL-2 patch 3.010 is out!

Fire up your auto-updater because IL-2 patch 3.010 is out and 1CGS have packed some new features and some tweaks into this one that I think you’re going to want to read about. Patch highlights There are several key updates in 3.010 that add to the continued work that 1CGS is doing to improve the…

DCS beta patch comes with fixes, AGM-65F

This F/A-18C Hornet focused patch update for DCS World 2.5.3.24984 comes with plenty of fixes for the Hornet and early implementation of the AGM-65F as well as finalized code for the AGM-65E. There are also updates to the JHMCS, radar, and some bugs squashed too. Hornet focused but not exclusive In addition to the F/A-18C…

IL-2 version 3.006 is out!

This caught me by surprise when earlier today 1CGS announced that version 3.006 would not wait for the P-47D-28 and Bf109K-4 and would launch with a whole raft of fixes to the series. So what has changed? Let’s dig into some of the biggest updates. 71 fixes and changes There are quite a few fixes…

Having trouble updating to IL-2 patch 3.002?

If you’re having trouble with the latest update, you’re not alone. Yesterday after the patch released, many players reported slow download speeds and difficulty completing the installation. I had some troubles yesterday but they have been fixed without any extra work by me today. If you’re still having trouble, here is a suggestion. Suggestions from…