The IL-2 Lunar New Year sale is on!

Ready for some sale prices on the IL-2 and Rise of Flight series? From today until February 15th, take advantage of some impressive sale prices for the IL-2 series. Plenty of content on sale There’s a huge list of items on sale including some notable highlights. Tank Crew is once again 35% off making this…

Best guess at a planeset for Flying Circus Vol 2

I’ve been challenged in the comments and in my own head to come up with a possible aircraft list for next week’s Flying Circus Vol 2 announcement. There’s just a few days to go until we learn the full list from the developers but lets have a little fun and make some guesses. Here goes!…

The IL-2 autumn sale is on!

There’s been a lot of people asking when the next sale for IL-2 would be on and the answer we have today is – now! Some big discounts are available for the IL-2 series as we head into the holiday season. Let’s have a look. Great Battles content on sale The usual big sale prices…

WWI multiplayer events go back to Rise of Flight

Two organized multiplayer events in the IL-2/Rise of Flight community have decided to go back to Rise of Flight from Flying Circus. If you wanted to check out and get a feel for what Rise of Flight was like in its heyday, now may be a great time. Two ways to play There are currently…

If Flying Circus Vol 2 happens, what aircraft might we see?

It’s been a while since I engaged in any real speculation, however, a recent interview with Jason Williams and Daniel Tuseev from the 1CGS IL-2: Great Battles Team has renewed speculation that there could be a follow-up Flying Circus title. If Flying Circus Vol 2 does happen, what aircraft might we see and what scenario…

IL-2 is part of the Halloween Sale on Steam

Yesterday, 1CGS announced that IL-2: Great Battles is part of the Halloween Sale on Steam. It’s not spooky at all as you’ll be able to save some money on IL-2 and Rise of Flight content. Let’s have a look! Collector Planes and Scripted Campaigns on sale The Halloween Sale for IL-2 is focused on Collector…

Jasta5 throws final Rise of Flight “Bloody April” campaign

Rise of Flight and Flying Circus based virtual squadron Jasta_5 has for the last 9 years held a virtual campaign based around the events of “Bloody April” and the 1917 offensive near Arras. This year they are hosting their last Rise of Flight based event while the group slowly transitions over to Flying Circus. Last…

IL-2 Christmas/New Year’s Sale Extended

Announced in a post today, the IL-2 Christmas/New Year’s Sale has been extended until January 9th – only on the IL-2 website store. Sale recap Here’s the breakdown of what’s on sale: 66% OFF Battle of Stalingrad (website). Please note that having at least the base game (Stalingrad) on Steam means you can launch it from the…

Flying Circus Vol 1 Giveaway Event

The IL-2 and Rise of Flight communities are great at putting together giveaway opportunities for players who want to get into one of these titles but may find it difficult to sometimes afford the very latest. Enter the latest giveaway event, or rather a contest, featuring Rise of Flight multiplayer and an opportunity to win…