Flight sim holiday updates

We’re now in December and the holiday season beckons (or has already started for some) and that means that I’ll be putting together a series of posts looking back at 2018 and looking forward to 2019 particularly as we near the end of the month. We’ve had a pretty exciting year for flight sims and…

Checking in with Star Citizen

From time to time I like to check out how things are going with Star Citizen and see how some of the development for that title may affect things over here for people who may want to stay a little closer to the ground with combat flight simulators like IL-2 and DCS. On October 10,…

VKB Kosmosima sneak peek

We’ve been waiting to hear about VKB’s next grip for quite a while now and we finally have our first images of the new grip attached to a Gladiator base. Presenting to you, the VKB Kosmosima – a space sim oriented joystick that looks to be just as useful for flight sim enthusiasts. Suitable for…

Star Citizen’s Squadron 42 new gameplay video is incredibly immersive

Single player oriented Squadron 42 is just one plank of the plan for for Chris Robert’s Star Citizen. Late last week, the team finally showed off a long video showcasing the gameplay for Squadron 42 and its impressive. Both from a gameplay and a technology standpoint it makes me think about what more earth-bound realistic…

Star Citizen impresses with new technology

Today I go a little off-topic by talking about Star Citizen and how I think its showcasing some future flight sim technology that I hope to see in future iterations of the flight sims we fly now. What is Star Citizen? Some of you may have legitimately never heard of Star Citizen or glossed it…