Challenges and accolades for MSFS with a look ahead

It should be no surprise to anyone that Microsoft Flight Simulator Update 5 had a troubled launch. A couple of hotfixes have solved some pressing issues but reports of crashes, lockups and other assorted bugs still seem to be dominating many community groups right now as both Asobo and the various third party developers adjust…

Microsoft Flight Simulator comes to Xbox today, what does it mean?

Something very interesting is about to happen in the world of flight simulations. Flight Simulator is coming to Xbox Series X|S later today and the challenge, wonder, excitement and fun of flying an airplane over virtually any part of the world is about to be introduced to a whole new audience. Some big updates are…

World Update V: Nordics out today, plus MSFS coming to Xbox July 27

Microsoft Flight Simulator World Update V is out and this one covers the Nordic countries of Europe with dozens of new landmarks, custom airports, and improvements to scenery all over the place. We’re also learning more about the Xbox release that is coming July 27. Let’s dig into the details! World Update V Rugged terrain…

Mathijs Kok from Aerosoft is going to talk about Xbox and MSFS

The Flight Simulation Association is hosting a free webinar this Saturday with none other than Mathijs Kok from Aerosoft. The subject matter? Microsoft Flight Simulator and flight simulation on Xbox. Some of you are probably just now sure how this is going to work and I’m with you too. Here’s what’s happening in-case you’re interested…

Microsoft Flight Simulator is coming to Xbox Series X|S

Yesterday’s Microsoft Flight Simulator update from Asobo Studio contained the usual status update on SDK and third party developer numbers but the biggest announcement was easily the news that the sim would be making its way to XBox Series X and Series S – the newest generation of consoles. It comes with very little new…