Eagle Dynamics has announced the ‘release’ version of DCS World 2.5 is now available and can be downloaded from DCS site
Digital Combat Simulator World (DCS World) 2.5 is a free-to-play digital battlefield game, offering authentic and realistic simulation of military aircraft, tanks and ships. This free download includes a vast mission area of the Caucasus region and Black Sea that encompasses much of Georgia. It also includes a flyable Russian Sukhoi Su-25T ground attack aircraft and the famous World War Two North American TF-51D Mustang. An additional 25 aircraft are available for purchase.
Key features of DCS World 2.5:
• Internally developed graphics engine from 0 to 80,000ft
• Detailed map of the Caucasus region, including south western Russia and Georgia
• 20 fully-equipped operational airbases, millions of buildings and trees, and thousands of kilometers of usable roads and railway
• 156 free and fully operational weapons systems, 105 ground vehicles, 19 ships and 84 AI-controlled aircraft
• Free TF-51 Mustang and Su-25T attack jet
• Play all DCS World modules from one DCS World version
• State-of-the-art graphics with amazing lighting, shadows, and performance
• New breathtaking effects for explosions, clouds, fog, fire, and smoke
• Hundreds of land, air and seaborne AI vehicles. The world is your sandbox
• Create your own missions and campaigns for unlimited gameplay
• Mission generator included allowing rapid mission creation
• Enjoy multiplayer with friends, and even fly together in the same aircraft for multi-crew missions
• Mouse interactive 6 degrees of freedom cockpits for most aircraft and the most accurate flight models, cockpit systems, sensors, targeting systems and sounds
• New aircraft coming to DCS World like the F-14 Tomcat, F/A-18C Hornet, F-4E Phantom II, Mi-24P Hind, P-47D Thunderbolt, and many more
• Additional maps are available such as Normandy 1944 and the Nevada Test and Training Range
• Hundreds of missions and campaigns with new campaigns continually created
• Both realistic and casual gameplay modes available
• Virtual reality support
DCS World 2.5 Steam Launch Sale!
To commemorate the launch of DCS World 2.5 to Steam, Eagle Dynamics is running a 50% off sale on almost all DCS World modules! This will start today and last until 13 April. There are several DLCs that will be on sale for the first time.
Please note that all released modules on the DCS World e-Shop are also now available on the Steam store.
DCS: Persian Gulf Map Live Stream
On April 8 at 1600 GMT Eagly Dynamics will host a second Youtube live stream of the Persian Gulf Map with a guided tour of the northern Iranian side of the map in the Hornet and will be taking questions during the stream.