12/05/2011, If you’re a fan of flight simulator games, or Microsoft’s Flight series to be more specific, the good news is that you can sign yourself up to be a beta tester for the upcoming game. The beta is expected to begin in January so if you’re interested in participating, head on down here for the signup page.
12/02/2011, Flight simulators are great tools when it comes to training pilots to perform their job flawlessly each time without having to risk crashing a real jet, not to mention the potential loss of life and belongings. Well, military pilots undergo even more strenous training compared to commercial airline pilots, as dogfights will involve a slew of movements in the plane which could prove to be too stressful for the ordinary […]
11/30/2011, Fans of the Dead Space horror survival game will be interested to learn that according to new reports, there could be a spin-off from the franchise that would turn offer the game in a series of different playing styles that range from a flight-based simulation, a first-person shooter styled game and an “Unchartered-like game”.
11/14/2011, If you want to learn how to fly but don’t want to go through the hassles of going to flight school, you’ve got the option of learning it at home thanks to the OVO-4 Home Flight Simulator. This pod-shaped device comes with a life-sized cockpit, seat and faux-windows made from three 24″ TFT monitors. In addition to the controls you get to play around with, it comes preloaded with Microsoft […]
07/11/2011, Mad Catz Interactive, the creators of well known gaming accessories for consoles and computers has announced the opening of a new Saitek Flight Center called Fightertown. It is touted to be the “newest and most impressive addition to the Saitek Flight Centers.” Targeted at folks who don’t have a flying license but would like to take to the skies, the Fightertown Saitek Flight Center is designed to fulfill every wannabe-pilot’s […]
11/17/2010, Ever wished you could grow up and be a pilot? Well, you would certainly need to have the aptitude for such a high flying job (pun not intended), and certainly stuff like flight simulators ought to interest you from early on. Well, if you want to have a professional flight simulator in your home without having to go through the pains of joining the military or airline academy, there is […]
07/26/2010, If you can’t get enough of flight simulator games, you’ll be jumping for joy to find out that Mad Catz has introduced some new items for its Saitek Pro Flight range of controllers. These items include the Backlit Information Panel that will set you back $149; a Throttle, Pitch, and Mixture System box that’ll also cost you $149, and finally the F16/F35-inspired die-cast alloy Combat Rudder Pedals which will hit […]