Browsing: FS2020

The latest official video to showcase the features of Microsoft Flight Simulator details in depth the sound effects they have been working on. Check it out : Dynamic audio and new variables Editable audio sounds and effects, with XML files, accessible to the simmers 3D Audio and numerous channels to simulate the sounds in a realistic manner depending on your position and proximity of the audio source Cockpit audio : actual recordings of button switches, instruments, doors, flaps,.. Environmental audio : mountains reflect aircraft sounds, doppler effect to reflect passing-by aircraft sounds, water and wind sounds Aircraft physics related to…

Watch the new official preview video of Microsoft Flight Simulator. The Lead software engineer at Asobo Studios introduce the cockpit enhancements and technical refinements developed by his team ! Analog cockpit : high definition instruments new simulated data for the gauges and needles Glass cockpit : New management of the rendering engine for the screens 2D displays or 3D synthetic vision Touchscreen simulation New lights management scripts, and dim any light as you like Tooltips and contextual info Configurable Checklists, interactive and highlights of the respective control/instrument New calibration tool for your flight devices Home cockpits and multiscreens support New…

If you have followed with us the development information of Microsoft Flight Simulator, you’ve got already a pretty good idea of the main features and in-depth simulation that Asobo Studios developers are preparing. The new official preview video, in the Feature Discovery Series, introduce the Aerodynamics enhancements and and advanced simulation remade from scratch to come in FS2020 : “Improved core of physics engine Rewriting the aircraft systems New Aerodynamics simulation New atmospheric air mass simulation 3D environment interactions between weather, world, air simulation”

The manager of Asobo Studios in France, in charge of Flight Simulator development, was interviewed by Gameblog last week at X019 Show, the Microsoft event for X-Box held at London. They spoke in French for 15 minutes (YouTube video linked below) but we edited the following summury of the main relevant information : Beginning of the partnership between Asobo and Microsoft until Flight Simulator project starts : Asobo worked on Holo Tour for Holo Lens, the virtual reality device by Microsoft Before FS2020, Asobo developed “Fuel” among other PC games, a car racing game evolving in a wide and detailed…

As seen in their official trailer edited for X019 event held at London, new aircraft and airliners appeared flying in Microsoft Flight Simulator. Their official website confirmed that they have official partnerships with various aircraft manufacturers : Airbus The Boeing Company CubCrafters Daher Diamond Aircraft Industries ICON Aircraft Robin Aircraft Textron Aviation More screenshots are visible in the Insider area after free registration.

New set of information from Microsoft about Flight Simulator (2020). The first round of Beta selection will end this October 15th. Another recruitment for Tech Alpha 2 is planned near the end of this month. Here’s their current planning copy : 10.15 – Recruitment for Tech Alpha 1 ends. If you would like to sign up, please head into the Insider Area and fill out the survey. 10.17 – Build release preparation begins. Insider acceptance confirmation communication begins and will run through 10.24. 10.24 – Release Window Opens. We will begin granting access to the Tech Alpha build to Insiders…

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