I love this! The Sopwith Triplane review!

When I went to buy up a bunch of aircraft to get started with Rise of Flight, I decided on two famous Sopwith aircraft types – the Pup and the Camel. Classic aircraft! I gave the Sopwith Triplane a miss not knowing the aircraft very well and kind of ignoring it as a sub-type that…

C-47, Churchill, StuG, and ground assets IL-2 dev diary

Three third party developers are getting the focus in this week’s Developer Diary from the IL-2: Great Battles team. In it we get a good look at the C-47 cockpit with new images, plus some fantastic detail shots of the Churchill Mark IV and StuG III as well as another armored vehicle for Battle of…

1CGS shows off work in progress C-47 cockpit

A small Easter Update from Great Battles Series Executive Producer, Jason Williams, with some new information and a screenshot of the C-47 for us to have a look at. Let’s have a look! In progress Offered for pre-order quite some time ago now, I’ve seen some comments recently with people wondering where the C-47. The…

DCS Marianas, Syria map updates coming plus F-16 video

The latest DCS World Weekend News update comes with some news surrounding two maps for DCS World. First, the Marianas map with its WWII edition is now underway. Second, we get a bit more of a look at what Ugra Media are doing with DCS: Syria. There’s also a quick status update on the DCS:…

DCS: Syria map extension gets the spotlight

A post by Ugra Media developer MAESTR0 on the DCS World forums has included two new videos and over a dozen new screenshots and two new videos showcasing a major extension of the DCS: Syria map. Here’s what we know about the expansion. New videos, screenshots, and when We’ve known for some time that DCS:…

New Black Shark 3, Normandy details emerge for DCS

The latest DCS World Weekend News update is giving us some new insights into the team’s work on the DCS: Ka-50 Black Shark 3 project as well as some unexpected updates to DCS: Normandy from Ugra Media. Let’s check it out! Black Shark 3 updates Eagle Dynamics is working on a re-release of their DCS:…

Full review of the DCS: Syria map

Until recently, new DCS World maps were few and far between. We had the default Caucasus map and the Nevada map and that was about it. Things have changed and we have a wider variety of maps now available than we’ve ever had before. DCS: Syria is among the latest to be declared a finished…

News round-up for May 8, 2021

Good morning everyone! Here’s a news round-up from around the flight sim community for May 8, 2021. These are news items that I’ve collected through the week that may not have made for a full news article. Red Star updates us on MiG-17 project We’ve heard a lot from Red Star Simulations recently on their…

Ugra Media shows off new Cyprus landmarks for DCS: Syria

New screenshots and a video are out for the impending addition to the DCS: Syria map showing off some of the scenery and landmarks being added to Cyprus which is now part of the DCS: Syria map. There’s also a new video for us to have a look at. Check it out! New details Over…

Flying Circus Nieuport N.28 full review

The first aircraft from Flying Circus Vol 2 has arrived and it brings with it hope, expectations, new sim technology and a few concerns and debates left over from the Rise of Flight days. That’s a lot to cram into a review but I’m going to try! Let’s have a look at the Nieuport 28!…