IL-2’s ‘Hot Weather, Hot Deals Sale’ now on!

If there’s a blank spot in your IL-2: Great Battles Series hangar now is another great opportunity to snag a good deal on some IL-2 content with discount prices on most of the IL-2 store available from now until May 31st on the IL-2 website store and until May 29th on the Steam Store. What’s…

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…

IL-2 Christmas/New Year’s Sale underway!

Starting today and going until January 3rd, 1CGS is offering up the Christmas to New Year’s Sale with discounts of up to 66% off some IL-2: Great Battles Series titles! Tis the season! According to a post made earlier today by the developers, there’s quite a lot on sale: 66% off Battle of Stalingrad 66%…

Community Q&A with 1CGS’ Black Six

It is my great pleasure to announce that the next Community Q&A is with 1C Game Studio’s Black Six. He’s a historical researcher for the IL-2 series and campaign builder and you’ll recognize his work on past campaigns including Ten Days of Autumn (read the review), Blazing Steppe (read the review) and Sea Dragons (read…

1CGS announces Fortress on the Volga campaign

Black Six has successfully created and release two independent campaigns for the IL-2 series with Ten Days of Autumn focused on a Bf109 pilot flying near Moscow while Blazing Steppe covered a Yak-1 pilot in the late summer of the Stalingrad battle. Following an equally interesting Sea Dragons campaign that shipped with IL-2: Battle of…

Next IL-2 historical campaign features I./JG 52

Ten Days of Autumn followed by Blazing Steppe and Sea Dragons after it have all been historically based campaigns created by 1CGS team member Black Six. Now, we have new information on the next campaign in the series and even a few hints at what may come after that. Stalingrad in October 1942 with I./JG…

What I’m flying right now

It’s getting darker and colder outside and that means a little more time inside and a little more time with a couple of my favourite sims. This is what I’m flying right now. Repeat of Ten Days of Autumn Back in March when IL-2 3.001 came out there were notes about how Ten Days of…

IL-2’s next premium Scripted Campaign info leaks

It’s E3 2018 this weekend with dozens of game announcements already occurring and plenty of entertainment news leaking out onto the internet. We’ve got a small revelation for the IL-2 single player community that you might be interested in. New premium Scripted Campaign BlackSix has been the author of three Scripted Campaigns for the IL-2:…

IL-2 Lunar New Year Sale extended

Originally ending tomorrow, the IL-2 Lunar New Year Sale continues until February 26 and that means more time to pick up a sale item. But only if you purchase on the main website – the Steam sale is over. Still on sale! I’ll let Jason’s update take it away here: – 50% OFF Fw-190 A-3…

IL-2: Kuban map changes, official campaigns redesigned? UPDATE

The 1CGS team is back to work and a new morsel of information has appeared on the forums. Ten Days of Autumn and Blazing Steppe will be redesigned and the Kuban map will see some changes. First, the details Falcon41 on the official forums asked today about missions and if they will need to be…