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Hi All,

just looking for a good WWII flight sim where you can fly Spitfires etc, also needs to be compatible/preferable to use a joystick. Has to be possible to play from first person perspective i.e. from the cockpit,

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Battlefield 1942/1943.
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thats a flight sim is it ?

thought thats was an online fps shooter with vehicles you can drive/pilot ?

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It's not a flight sim, sorry. But it's still a pretty epic game for flying those WW2 planes..
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thats a flight sim is it ?

thought thats was an online fps shooter with vehicles you can drive/pilot ?

thanks anyway
I would say Il2-Cliffs Of Dover but I would advise you to wait until the game is patched up...right now the performance is horrific even on high end machines like mine...Wings Of Prey is not exactly a simulation but if you turn on all the sim options it comes close and is a fun/nice looking game. Aside from that you can always give the old iL-2 a try...
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IL2- Cliffs of Dover and Wings of Prey are the only two that come to mind that are worth looking at.
    
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Wings of Prey isn't that bad, besides the DRM?

IL2 is great though.
 
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When Microsoft used to make sims they had Combat Flight Simulator. The graphics were pretty wicked and the physics were pretty accurate for the time. Check it out.
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Battlefield 1942/1943.
Facepalm.jpg. Flight Sim and BF42 don't belong in the same discussion.

I'd say IL2 1946, just because it's still being constantly updated and doesn't come with all the bugs/perf issues that are in cliffs of dover. Also, it doesn't need a monster system to run well (I play it on a dual core + 5770). If you want new/best looking, then get IL2:CoD I guess.
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sorry guys, read over a couple of times, can only see abbreviations, what is IL2 ?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IL-2_St...8video_game%29

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