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Flight Sim World is a flight simulation platform developed by Dovetail Games. Based on benchmark technology, FSW includes the whole world as well as several single and twin propeller aircraft to get you started.

The aircraft in Flight Sim World have been created using the latest modelling and rendering technologies resulting in stunning realism and detail. Every switch and gauge in the cockpits are clickable, while a range of animations really brings the experience to life.

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Flight Sim World is a flight simulation platform developed by Dovetail Games. Based on benchmark technology, FSW includes the whole world as well as several single and twin propeller aircraft to get you started.

The aircraft in Flight Sim World have been created using the latest modelling and rendering technologies resulting in stunning realism and detail. Every switch and gauge in the cockpits are clickable, while a range of animations really brings the experience to life.

Not only do the core aircraft look amazing, but they also react to their environment realistically. A combination of atmospheric effects and advanced mechanics result in a remarkably unique flight experience.

If creating content is your passion, we have included the Pro Mission Editor, which is a comprehensive tool that allows you to create your own missions.


GAMEPLAY

  • Free Flight: The whole world is yours to explore in Free Flight mode!
  • Multiplayer (Alpha): Fly with your friends on Steam! Please note Multiplayer is still in its Alpha stage, so you may experience bugs.
  • Lessons & Missions: Learn the basics with our LAPL and PPL based lessons, and then test your skills with a series of missions.

FEATURES

  • Integration of Accu-Feel™ technology
  • Fleet of highly detailed GA aircraft
  • Easy to use flight planner 
  • Realistic flight model
  • Integrated Orbx FTX Global textures
  • Lessons and missions to test your skills
  • Pilot profile to keep track of your flight hours
  • Pro Mission Editor

Early Access

Please note that Flight Sim World is currently in Early Access. This means that the sim is not feature-complete and you may encounter bugs. We will be working diligently with the community to resolve issues throughout the Early Access period, so if you see anything that doesn't look right, please let us know in the Steam Forum or our FSW Forums


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Dovetail Games
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Dovetail Games
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Simulation
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May 2017
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Minimum Requirements
  • OS: Windows® 7, Windows 8, Windows 10 (64-bit versions only)
  • Processor: AMD APU Kaveri A10-7850K or Intel Core i3 6100
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Radeon R9 Fury or GeForce GTX 970
  • DirectX: Version 9.0
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 40 GB available space
  • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible
  • Additional Notes: System requirements are subject to changes during optimisation process.
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80
Very well made flight sim.

Flight Sim World is a game with a lot of potential. It has good graphics, the developer put a lot of effort to make realistic visuals, rain drops on the windshield is simply amazing for this time. Also planes are really well made, most of the controls are working and this is amazing, but it may be a bit scary for the new players but fear not as there is a nice set of tutorials to teach new pilots how to operate the plane. On the downside there is a problem with performance as you need a beefy machine to make the most of the game. There is also a big problem with visibility in nighttime that makes the flight frustrating.

80
This is a great game for the price, especially if you are new.

I think the main problem with this game and the mixed feelings in the reviews is the expectation created by Dovetail. I think if Dovetail had been more honest, people would have reacted differently. Why did you promote this game as a "next generation" or "major breakthrough" in flight simulation? It's not. Dovetail website reads "Dovetail Games has signed a global licensing deal with Microsoft, granting exclusive rights to develop and publish all-new flight simulation products based on Microsoft?s genre-defining technology". And that's what you'll find in this game: an improved version of FSX, with the same guts, same menus, same general feeling. Basically FSX with a new GUI, ORBX terrain, AccuFeel, and a few payware-quality General Aviation model planes. So if you already have FSX and a few add-ons, I think you will be disappointed. Especially because you'll still miss things, like jets. That being said, Dovetail did a great job. And the price is terrific. For the price you are basically getting a "General Aviation FSX on steroids", so I would totally recommend it to new simmers. As general feedback and as a software engineer, it really worries me the path that flight simulators are taking. We are now requiring users to buy a PC with a 4GHz CPU and a $500 dedicated GPU or otherwise "they might not have a good experience". However, I can run FSX completely maxed out at 1440p with add-on weather, add-on terrain, add-on airport, add-on plane, peripherals, an external program for ATC on a... 1.6GHz i5 NUC with Intel integrated graphics!!! It runs smooth and provides a great flight simulation experience. Honestly, what is going on? I thought all the bragging about using "64-bits", "completely rewritten", "new libraries", etc... would actually at least mean much better performance. But it's just the opposite. Now you need much better hardware to get a worse experience. I think the efforts are going in the wrong direction. How come are we still pressing keys and listening to robotic voices for ATC, when wecan ask Siri, Alexa or Google anything on a $100 phone? Bottom line. This is a great game for the price, especially if you are new. Unfortunately, there has been no breakthrough and the flight simulator scene has stayed where it was. But now you need ultra-powerful hardware if you want to be part of it.

80
Too realistic to be true

Excellent flight simulator, with great realistic graphics and impeccable gameplay the truth impressed me the quality of this game despite its little publicity. I really recommend it.

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