SimHQ’s Jens “McGonigle” Lindblad talks with Matt Milne in anticipation of the planned December release ...
Recently I had the opportunity to revisit the Smithsonian Air & Space Museum in Washington ...
Command: Modern Air/Naval Operations – A brief bit of background Though this is a review ...
Iris Dynamics Ltd. has launched a kickstarter campaign going to produce an consumer priced Force Feedback Flight Sim Control Yoke for home flight sim use. Traditional force feedback yokes are priced outside of the consumer market, costing thousands of dollars. This is largely due to the complexity needed to replicate linear (pitch) forces. These designs rely […]
Wings: Over Flanders Fields, and immersive WWI sim by OBD Software has been released and is available via digital download or on DVD. Some of the new features: New Artificial Intelligence “AI” New Campaign Engine 55 Flyable aircraft included from the start! New Scenery and Scenery Objects New ’Outcomes’ New Damage systems New Full Original WOFF Musical Score New In-Flight Map Immersion […]
Ken “Arthonon” Cartwright took these images of the Ryan STM and the PBY Catalina at the Wings Over Gillespie air show in El Cajon on June 1, 2013. Visit Ken’s web site for more of his aviation photography. Thanks again, Ken! 1920 x 1080 1280 x 1024 1920 x 1080 1280 x 1024
Saitek has released a teaser for their upcoming X-55 Rhino Advanced Control Flight System which is supposed to be available by the holiday season. Details are scarce so enjoy the video! In the meantime, the X-52 is on sale over at Amazon. Teaser Video
Could there be a more daunting challenge in sim literature than writing a retrospective on the IL-2 Sturmovik series of combat flight sim titles? None that I can think of! So to help put more than a decade of work into context we have turned to the man behind the series, Oleg Maddox, to give […]
Sony has sold over 1 Million of it’s latest PlayStation 4 console gaming system in the first 24 hours of being released for sale. The new PlayStation 4 features an all new AMD processor with two quad-core Jaguar modules totaling 8 x86-64 cores. The AMD processors were chosen to try and appeal to a broader range of developers and support for the new system. […]
Call of Duty: Ghosts has been released and is available for multiple platforms. Call of Duty’s new next-gen engine ushers in an unprecedented level of innovation, delivering stunning and lifelike characters, gorgeously rendered environments, and authentic real-world animations, all brought to life by advanced lighting systems and visual effects that redefine forever the signature standards […]
Aces High is a World War I/II subscription based game combining air, land, and sea combat into one massive online experience over large scale terrains with detailed flight models for the era. While the primary focus of the game is air-to-air combat, utilizing more than one hundred different World War II aircraft, there is also ground and sea […]
Ken “Arthonon” Cartwright took these images at the El Centro Air Show in March 2013. He used a Canon 7D w/100-400mm lens. Visit Ken’s aviation web site, techflyer.net for more of his beautiful photos. 1920 x 1080 1280 x 1024 1920 x 1080 1280 x 1024
Door Kickers Alpha 5 is now available from KillHouse Games. Door Kickers is a real-time tactics game that puts you in charge of a SWAT team where you have to analyze situations, plan team routes, choose equipment and breach points and coordinate multiple troopers to reach the hostage room before the bad guys get to press that […]
Silent Depth is a mobile 3d submarine simulation game in development that will run on Android, iPhone/iPad and Windows Phone 8 platforms. You are the captain of a US Balao Class Submarine in World War II based in the Pacific at Midway where you repair and equip your submarine with torpedos, ammunition and fuel. Missions will […]
The Daidalos Team has released a patch for IL-2 Sturmovik 1946 bringing it to version 4.12.2. Fixes include: CmdUser console command shows only info allowed by server Too long loadout bug in mission transfer is fixed Killed gunner is now reported in the EventLog Links IL-2 Strumovik 4.12.2 Patch Fix, International Version 4.12.2 Dedicated Server Patch […]