The trailer for the IL-2’s ‘Ice Ring’ campaign is out

The trailer for the IL-2 Scripted Campaign ‘Ice Ring’ is now out showing off 2-minutes of cinematic gameplay for the upcoming campaign. In this case this news post feels a bit self serving as this trailer is something that I put together with 1CGS mission maker BlackSix and lead producer Jason Williams. Here’s a little…

Matt Wagner walks us through DCS: Supercarrier ops and it’s great!

DCS: Supercarrier is coming with a projected early access release date of April 15th and Eagle Dynamics’ Matt Wagner has done a video showing off deck operations of the Supercarrier module so that we can see what it will be like now that they are closer to release. Let’s have a look! The most realistic…

Video of IL-2's updated damage model, insights into next steps

The 1CGS team is moving from their usual offices to work from home and that means that the usual Developer Diary update is not happening this week, however, Jason Williams had something else in mind anyways. We’ve got a great new video showing off the latest build of the IL-2 and the update to the…

Struggling with the F-16 INS in DCS World? These videos might help

Matt Wagner from Eagle Dynamics has released two videos on his YouTube channel recently that cover some changes and updates to the F-16 INS (inertial navigation system) that may be tripping some virtual pilots up. If you’ve been having trouble, check one or both of these videos out! INS NORM and Stored Heading alignments There…

A short PSA on flat-spins in Flying Circus’ S.E.5a

I’ve learned something interesting as of last night when it comes to flying the S.E.5a (arguably my most flown Flying Circus aircraft) and I wanted to share it with everyone in-case you’re having difficulty with this as well – I am talking about flat-spins. Spinning ’round and ’round… Although most of the time, the S.E.5a…

Check out this latest video of the Su-24M mod for DCS World

Though still firmly a modification rather than an actual module, the latest mod created by a community team has focused on the Su-24M Fencer all weather, variable wing sweep, strike jet. It’s very cool! Cockpit details, wing sweep The latest video update from the team shows off the details of the cockpit with some of…

Knights of the Air releases new server trailer

Knights of the Air, one of the more popular IL-2 multiplayer servers out there, has released a trailer showcasing what their server is all about in 2020 along with a list of scenarios and features that they are supporting. Have you flown on the KOTA server yet? It’s worth checking out! All new trailer KOTA’s…

Team Fusion shows off new video, Wellington, He111 torpedoes

Team Fusion is continuing to work towards their version 5.0 release and their North Africa expansion to the IL-2: Cliffs of Dover series. With dozens of new aircraft models and a North Africa map, Team Fusion has been slowly showing off new content as it’s finished and implemented. Lets have a look at some of…