Flight Journal: Teamwork on Combat Box in the FW190A-6

A short story about teamwork on the Combat Box server. Flying together with Peregryn, a virtual pilot that I fly with regularly, we were happy to see that Combat Box was running with around 30-40 players and so hopped into the server. I had SRS started-up (after all, I made a call for people to…

SRS for IL-2 adds immersion, teamplay possibilities

SimpleRadio Standalone, it’s become a staple of DCS World multiplayer and for the last several weeks its been available to the IL-2: Great Battles multiplayer community. Although many are now using it, others have yet to check it out. What is SRS? How can it be used? How do you set it up? How are…

Flight Journal: Two superb, GCI guided, flights on PGAW

Hoggit’s Persian Gulf at War server is a PvE (player vs environment or player versus AI) driven experience with a requirement for SRS and some challenging tactical scenarios for DCS pilots to face off against. After several training flights with the DCS: F-16 I decided to put my newfound knowledge to the test and take…

DCS: JF-17 release date, 50% sale, dev updates

It’s the end of another week and time for some updates from DCS World with some big news for the DCS: JF-17, a new 50% off sale, campaign release, and developer status updates. JF-17 comes December 4th! The wait for Deka Ironwork Simulation’s highly anticipated DCS: JF-17 is nearly over. JF-17 will come to DCS…

Matt Wagner teases new VOIP feature

In the DCS: F-16C cockpit orientation academic video, Matt Wagner mentioned a new VOIP (voice over IP) system that Eagle Dynamics is working on. It’s not the first time we’ve heard of this (it was mentioned at the end of last year) but it’s always good to know if a rarely mentioned feature will continue…

Eagle Dynamics details DCS World’s future

For the second DCS World Weekend News update for 2019, Eagle Dynamics has taken to walking us through some of their plans for 2019 and the future of the DCS World series. There’s a lot of little details to pull out of their latest update ranging from dynamic campaigns, to dedicated servers, to a bunch…

Video combines awesome DCS gameplay featuring SRS, r/WingmanFinder

Spudknocker has some great tutorial as well as gameplay videos on his YouTube channel but the latest one is a great example of what a DCS multiplayer scenario can be featuring realistic communications using SRS, a large scenario on Persian Gulf with long ranges, and ,at the core of it, some great teamplay! It’s shows…