Fly the A-10C ?Warthog? in either realistic or game modes. * Fly missions in either Georgia / Russia. * Interactive training missions shallow the learning curve dramatically. * Rich campaigns and single missions included. * Multiplayer cooperative and head-to-head.
DCS A-10C probably is the best combat flight sim available for the PC (2011). There's a significant learning curve involved when playing in realistic mode (there's an easier arcadish mode), but it's well worth it. Great graphics engine, clickable cockpit, realistic avionics and procedures, fluid flight model, full armament set, etc. It lacks a full dynamic campaign generator, but the mission editor is extremelly powerful. From what I gather from the discussion groups, even real pilots and A-10 crew chiefs a..
I've had a great time with this game overall.Pros:- It's interesting to learn the ins and outs of the A10, which is done by reading the 700 page manual and completing a few pretty good in-game tutorials with narration. The plane is so complex that you'll feel like a genius when you get it doing what you want.- The graphics are actually pretty incredible. The completely 3d, wrap around interior of the cockpit is really, really well modeled and textured. The terrain is a TIN type terrain with LODed pages, ..
Alright if you like flight sims, then you will want to pick this title up. I've owned this sim since the early beta days; I can tell you with absolute confidence, there's not another flight sim like it. The detail is astonishing, Eagle Dynamics went all out when they released this title. With the latest patch, 188.8.131.52 that was just released added compatibility with DCS Black Shark. In the coming weeks you will also see the release of the Nevada theatre for the DCS series.If you want a true study sim that wi..