Blackhog b-explorer First Impressions

Hi all, After a long time away I’ve had my first opportunity to review some hardware, and for the first time ever I’ve even been sent a demo unit to try out; full-disclosure I’d bought one already so it’s not influenced my view in any way. So, the Blackhog b-explorer. I’m going to go in-depth…

Oculus Rift S, DCS World and IL2 BoX

First of all, apologies for the long break in posting, I’ve been going through some tough times at home and the website had to take a break. I’m in the process of splitting with my wife now and there is suddenly more time available! As some of you may have seen I have been using…

Am I missing WW2 simming?

After a night on IL2 BoX what does the future hold for the direction of my simming? I end up trying to decide between IL2 and DCS!

IL2 new Spitfire MkIXe

Many of us eagerly awaited a new Spitfire in the IL2 upcoming Battle of Bodenplatte map  which will represent the situation in Northern Europe when the Luftwaffe attacked allied airbases in France, Belgium and Holland on 1st January 1945. The date is important as the aircraft set should be historically correct for this period. Several…

Thrustmaster MFDs – Review

Hi all, I know that these have been out for some time, and I have had my eye on them for a while, but I thought it might interesting to have a brief talk about the Thrustmaster Cougar MFDs while using VR. I’ve seen some great images of home cockpits over the years that have…