Eagle Dynamics wants to know what your VR performance is like in 2.5.5

DCS World 2.5.5 was supposed to be a major update to the open beta release channel with some optimizations for VR that was intended to improve performance for everyone and in some cases add considerable performance improvements. Unfortunately not everyone has seen gains and Eagle Dynamics is looking to crowd source your VR performance numbers….

Hornet VR cockpit tour

If you’re a flight sim pilot then you’re probably already a real enthusiast of aircraft, flight, and maybe combat aircraft but some people take that enthusiasm to truly dedicated levels and none more than this F/A-18C Hornet home cockpit setup for VR. Let’s check it out! Full immersion A new video on the STING TV…

The IL-2 series buyers guide: 2018 edition

A lot has changed since the last time I did an IL-2 series buyers guide and I thought that it was time to update with the latest information and my latest recommendations. Have my suggestions changed since the last time I wrote about buying into the IL-2 series? Read on! Getting started Since 2001, PC…

Pinpointing IL-2’s 3.001 release date

For months we’ve been anticipating the release of patch 3.001 for the IL-2 series. Thanks to Friday’s developer update, we now have a more specific time-frame. Two-to-three weeks puts release at close but maybe not as close as some of us had though. Let’s break it down! Two to three weeks The joke that is…

Rise of Flight: A sim ahead of its time

I missed out on the heydays of Rise of Flight. I bought in within the last year and when I did I realized just how much I was missing out on. The earlier World War I aircraft weren’t originally a draw for me but they have become more interesting to me over time and now…

HTC reveals VIVE Pro at CES 2018

CES (Consumer Electronics Show) 2018 is now underway and major product announcements are underway across the electronics industry. HTC, makers of the VIVE VR headset announced a major update to the VIVE in the form of the VIVE Pro today. Higher resolution One of the biggest issue that IL-2 and DCS VR players have reported…

IL-2 patch hot-fix release imminent

Update 2.009 was released on Tuesday this week unveiling the much anticipated VR experience for the IL-2 series. The response has been overwhelmingly positive from VR players exclaiming just how good the VR is, however, there have been some glitches and in this blog post I wanted to let everyone know whats going on. New…

IL-2’s VR is amazing

Word from the community is that patch 2.009s introduction of VR into IL-2 is pretty amazing. Are you ready to jump into IL-2s VR supporting world? I don’t have a VR headset so I won’t be doing a formal review of VR in IL-2: Battle of Stalingrad/Battle of Moscow/Battle of Kuban but I thought it…

IL-2: First look at the Hs129 and Jason shows us VR mode!

Yesterday we got a taste of what is coming in Update 2.009 and today we’re learning a little more about how far along the team istoday we’re learning a little more about how far along the team is and what they are working on including our first look at the Hs129B-2. As a bonus, the…

Accelerated release for IL-2: Battle of Kuban content?

Aircraft are coming to early access on IL-2: Battle of Kuban at what appears to be an accelerated rate. At least, compared to what Jason Williams, Producer for IL-2: Battle of Kuban, initially had told us about the release schedule. Has the schedule accelerated? Status report on early access So far we’ve seen updates starting…