Mission one of the Epsom Campaign for DCS: Spitfire IX

Flying warbirds in DCS World is an interesting experience for me as I had purposely separated the modern jets from the warbirds infavour of IL-2: Great Battles Series. Now with both WWII experiences now available to me it’s been a fun journey adapting to a sim that I know so well but with a subject…

Flying the Kaiserschlacht campaign for Flying Circus Vol 1

I had a chance to quickly check out the first missions of the Kaiserschlacht campaign by SYN_Vander and a small and dedicated group of community members who have put together this 6-mission mini campaign for Flying Circus. Let’s check it out! Six missions, two perspectives Cranking this campaign out in record time, SYN_Vander and a…

Mission 1 of the new 'Wrath of Thunder' campaign for AJS-37

My training for the AJS-37 Viggen is not yet complete which means that there’s still some critical systems that I don’t know to use well enough to consider myself really combat capable with the jet. But it’s a simulation and that sometimes means throwing caution to the wind and trying to have some fun anyways….

Free mini-campaign for M-2000C by Baltic Dragon coming soon

If you’ve been waiting for Baltic Dragon’s follow-up campaign for the Red Flag M-2000C campaign, your wait is about to get a bit easier as a teaser mini-campaign set on the Persian Gulf Map is being released sometime hopefully by the end of this month. The timing couldn’t be better with the revamped M-2000C cockpit…

Tank Crew updates on campaign, platoon command, more

Tank Crew – Clash at Prokhorovka is aiming to tell pieces of the Battle of Kursk story from the ground level perspective. It’s a new direction for the IL-2: Great Battles Series and it is an opportunity for the team to take a grounded approach to development while simultaneously drawing on the powerful flight simulation…

Community Q&A with SYN_Haashashin, creator of Achtung Spitfire!

It’s been a little while since I put together the last Community Q&A but I am very pleased to release this next one. This Q&A is with SYN_Haashashin from the IL-2 and Rise of Flight communities. Haashashin and The Syndicate squadron have long been into multiplayer flying but also involved with the single player mission…

New screenshots for Achtung Spitfire!

1CGS has released just over a dozen new screenshots for the forthcoming Achtung Spitfire! campaign by IL-2 third party group ‘The Syndicate.’ Let’s check out the new screenshots! Scenes from the upcoming campaign Though Spitfire’s saw limited combat with the Soviet Union, just over a hundred Spitfire’s were used over the Kuban region making the…

Actung Spitfire! campaign announced for IL-2: Battle of Kuban

The team behind Fritz Life and Alberts Life, calling themselves The Syndicate, has collaborated with 1C Game Studios to release a new Scripted Campaign for IL-2: Battle of Kuban featuring the lend-lease Spitfire Vb. Pre-orders are now open and it’s coming very soon! Campaign description, length The announcement makes it clear that this is a…

Flying Sedlo’s Eastern Friendship campaign for Canada Day

It a holiday here in Canada as we celebrate Canada Day! I thought that I would fly a CF-18, between BBQ’s and hiking, to help send out the day. I decided to pick up where I left off with Sedlo’s excellent Eastern Friendship campaign for DCS World and the DCS: F/A-18C Hornet (though it looks…

Baltic Dragon announces F/A-18C campaign

Baltic Dragon has announced a brand new DCS World campaign in collaboration with two former Hornet pilots from The Fighter Pilots Podcast and based on the novel “Raven One.” Experts aplenty This campaign announcement brings with it a lot of interesting details and plenty of talent. Baltic Dragon himself is no stranger to DCS World…