October, 2006

  • Time to eat crow...

    Okay, maybe not crow entirely, maybe something more like pigeon or seagull. This was posted in response to my earlier rant about performance in FSX: "It's been said that the performance drop between FSX and FS9 is greater than between any other two...
  • FSX Missions website.

    So I'm off the rants and onto something more useful... a website that has a whole bunch of great stuff regarding missions in FSX. It's called FSXMission.com (imagine that) and has a whole bunch of downloadable missions as well as some how-to videos and...
  • Why must you have all the settings maxed?

    So I got this comment from my FSX FAQ about why you can't turn all the sliders up: "It really bothers me to see MS design a game for hardware two years out. I want to play the game today (when I bought and PAID for it), not two years from now. Do...
  • The new FS Insider web site has gone live!

    Our brand spankin' new FS Insider website has gone live today. Lots of great stuff there, including some information about Flight Simulator X, some great downloads and a whole mess of other stuff. We're going to be updating it regularly with lots of great...
  • FSX FAQ (Part 1) Article has been posted.

    Well, since we're just a week away from the official release of Flightsim in most of the world (sorry Japan, but don't fear, it will be out soon!), I figured it would be about time to post the beginnings of the FSX FAQ . Since this is a living document...
  • FSX FAQ (Part 1)

    Q: What the heck is the FSX FAQ? A: This will be a living document designed to answer frequently asked questions about Flight Simulator X. I am not an expert in every field regarding Flight Simulator. I am merely the technical art lead for the studio...