DCS: F/A-18C November update gets a video, cool details!

Matt Wagner takes to YouTube once again to detail some upcoming changes to a DCS World module and this time it’s the DCS: F/A-18C Hornet that is getting some impressive new changes like the AZ/EL page, updated datalink symbology, and additions to what the helmet mounted display can show. It’s very cool stuff and as…

New spotting videos from IL-2’s Jason Williams

The 1CGS team continues to work hard on an issue that has bugged a great many of us in IL-2: Great Battles – aircraft spotting. Some improvements to this feature are on the way and three new videos are showing off what the revised system is looking like with the new haze features working as…

Stormbirds Podcast Episode 3: DCS WWII with Philstyle

The Stormbirds Podcast is back with a new episode! This time the subject is DCS WWII and I thought the best person to bring on to the podcast to talk all things DCS WWII is YouTuber Phil from the Philstyle YouTube channel. We talked the good, the bad, and the interesting points of both DCS…

ED demonstrates new A-G radar modes for DCS: F/A-18C

With the basic air-to-ground radar now in for DCS: F/A-18C it’s time for Eagle Dynamics to move to the rest of the modes and we’re on the cusp of having those features in as well as the Hornet moves another step towards completion. Different radar modes to narrow down the target The way that air-to-ground…

Cinematic and video round-up for July 2020

A passion of the flight sim community is creating video and putting together some spectacular visuals in cinematic fashion. This is a round-up, something I haven’t had a chance to do in a while, of cinematic videos I’ve come across recently. Cinematics Let’s start with NassaultFilm’s excellent Night Raid! which blends real RAF radio recordings…

New Desert Wings – Tobruk videos come out ahead of release

Ahead of the August 6th release date for Desert Wings – Tobruk, several new videos have come out both official and from various community content creators with what looks like more on the way. Here’s the latest! Torpedo raids, fighter battles and epic ground conflict Team Fusion is keen to show off some of the…

Gameplay for StarWars Squadrons is promising

Being more of a space sim pilot in the past, it’s been a while since I picked up something new but Star Wars Squadrons might just be the thing that gets use as close to something as good as X-Wing or TIE Fighter were back in the 90’s. New gameplay footage and several articles posted…

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…