January, 2006

  • A new article.

    I've added a Flight Simulator 2004: A Century of Flight FAQ in my articles section. This will be an ever expanding document where I try to answer questions that come in from various inlets into Microsoft. Will I get to every question? No, but I will try...
  • FS2004:ACOF FAQ

    Here it is, my very first and very uninformed FAQ about Flight Simulator 2004. Eventually I'll get one going for FSX, but for now, I will answer Frequently (in this case, frequently is loosely defined, as in "once") Asked Questions about FS2004:ACOF....
  • Posting Comments....

    I got a question about how to post comments, so here's a simple guide: Click on the # comments link (for example, the 1 Comments in "posted by torgo3000 with 1 Comments ") On the following page, click on the " Post a Comment ::" link. Fill in...
  • More Flight Simulator X previews.

    Here's one from Gamespy . Some of the big takeaways.... DVD only! Yay! Finally! I can't tell you how long we've been wanting to do this. They're about $35 for a cheap one, so that shouldn't be too huge of a hit for folks who want to fly (after all, the...
  • A really cool technical demo...

    Since I can't talk too much about how we're doing everything yet, here's a link to a really cool technical demo for the game Shadow of the Colossus. This is by far one of the most interesting looking (and interesting concept) games I've seen for the PS2...
  • Interview with our program manager...

    ... is located here . A lot of great stuff mentioned in both videos. In particular, our new shader pipeline (2.0 and 3.0 is mentioned as well as possible DX10 support and shader 4.0), the new structured gameplay / mission system, the completely reworked...
  • Flight Simulator X... another link.

    FSStation has the video from CES. You need winrar or something compatible to unpack it.
  • Flight Simulator X

    The forums are already buzzing, and flightsim.com has a great preview here . Avsim also has some screenies and the standard Q&A , as well as a new FSX Forum . PCGamer has issued a correction for its original release date of February . As the technical...