I wish I could verify that no news mean good news. But I’ve not found any public communication towards Computer Pilot fans on their website or Facebook since the end of November.
Well, to be true, in December, we’ve seen an iPad app released. Good. But the January / February issue was due for release [...]
…or, at least you’d think so from some of the (over)reaction around the hobby.
Yes, the inevitible has happened and Microsoft have announced that they are ending support for Flight Simulator X.
This is, whether you are a fan of Microsoft or not, definitely the end of an era. It does not, though, as some [...]
Microsoft announced on Facebook that Flight development has ceased. Anyway, Flight will remain available for free download and the additional content for sale will be found in the same places, to cover a part of Alaska or Hawaii islands for example. The few people that purchased addons are not limited in use.
For its [...]
Now I know that every time we post something not directly related to Flight Simulation here, we get at least one complaint from someone that this is simFlight, not some general news site. However I want those people to stop and spare a thought here, because sometimes it’s worth reminding yourself that the aircraft we [...]
Our friends of simFlight Benelux enlightened a (German) poll about the Microsoft intentions to integrate a MarketPlace in the next MS Fligfht. This means all Flight add-ons would be found directly in-game but hosted/marketed by Microsoft themselves as well, raising simmers and expansions developers / publishers interrogations.
Only 110 visitors have voted at the time [...]
Nemeth Designs noticed their Agusta 109 sales suddenly fell down when their new product appeared among torrents.
Their manager felt it was necessary to suspend their operations until they find an efficient copyright protection to ensure enough incomes for the two full time developers they have. Read his sad message here.
If the sales results [...]
Curious to see Aerosoft people when they pretend to work, or discover their international – and maps decorated – offices after they cleaned the desks, when they heard they would be photographed ?
Mathijs Kok has some pictures on that topic, so you can recognize a few faces if you go to Flight Simulation meetings, [...]
A guest editorial by William Ortis
I wish to make known to the Flight Sim world and sim enthusiasts the work of a new pioneer in the realm of FS2004, the golden child of the Microsoft Flight Simulator franchise.
First, let me set you up with the state of FS2004. Â For years, [...]
Could you define the difference between a dream and hope ? The following sounds like a dream although they want us to have hope ! At least, you can repeat it as a joke in your next family meeting.
“The AirSimmer Team is proud to announce the release of the AirSimmer A320 Basic Edition Systems [...]
If you’ve been around the FS sites recently, you’ve probably seen some advertisements or discussion of a “new” flight sim called, variously, “FlightProSim”, “FlightSimPro” or “Pro Flight Simulator”. It’s advertised as being a direct competitor for the existing mainstream flight simulation titles, with a number of quoted user testimonials, claims and statements.According to its own [...]