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LEXX_Luthor
11-15-2006, 07:37 PM
This is impressive...

Giant Gennadich KOS thread Common Questions ~> http://www.gennadich.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1504&pos...ostorder=asc&start=0 (http://www.gennadich.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1504&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=0)


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Kurdakov::

Tvrdi:: <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">4) is it planned to make early war planes (1914-1915) flyable in the future patches? depends on how well the sofware will be sold. The better are sales - the more features will go into future addons. </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

This does look good. Current plane list (page 36). Some additions since then possibly...


????????????????::
Aircraft list:

PC - player
+ - full constructions
* - under constructions


FR

Nieuport 17/17bis/23 (PC)+
SPAD XIII (PC)+
Breguet 14 (PC)*
SPAD VII (PC)+

Nieuport28+
Salmson 2 A2*

GER

Albatros D.III (PC)+
Albatros D.V/Va (PC)+
Fokker DR.1 (PC)+
Gotha G.V / AEG G.IV (PC)*
Fokker DVII (PC)+

Pfalz DXII+
Halberstadt CL.II+
Hannover CL.III*
Pfalz D.III/IIIa+
Roland D.VI+
Rumpler C.IV+
DFW C.V+


GBR

S.E.5/5a (PC)+
Sopwith Camel (PC)+
R.E.8 (PC)*
Sopwith Triplane (PC)+

Sopwith Pup+
Sopwith Dolphin+
Sopwith Snipe+
DH4+(PC)*
DH9+
Bristol Fighter+
Handley Page 0/400*

link:
http://www.gennadich.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1499&start=855



Alpha stage (in game) screenshot...

Very impressive sky, sunglare, and fantastic high cirrus clouds, although these type of high thin ice clouds won't generally be reachable with WW1 aircraft (which makes me hope these clouds are not static sky background http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/51.gif).

Gallery http://www.gennadich.com/id/498/
http://www.gennadich.com/images/518_pic_multi.jpg
The moon is far to large (like LOMAC giant Arcade gaming moon http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif), unless the screenshot view is of a zoomed in view, but that's not likely as the sun/sunglare does not seem highly zoomed in.<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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LEXX_Luthor
11-15-2006, 07:37 PM
This is impressive...

Giant Gennadich KOS thread Common Questions ~&gt; http://www.gennadich.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1504&pos...ostorder=asc&start=0 (http://www.gennadich.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1504&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=0)


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Kurdakov:: <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">
Tvrdi:: <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">4) is it planned to make early war planes (1914-1915) flyable in the future patches? </div></BLOCKQUOTE>depends on how well the sofware will be sold. The better are sales - the more features will go into future addons. </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

This does look good. Current plane list (page 36). Some additions since then possibly...


????????????????:: <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Aircraft list:

PC - player
+ - full constructions
* - under constructions


FR

Nieuport 17/17bis/23 (PC)+
SPAD XIII (PC)+
Breguet 14 (PC)*
SPAD VII (PC)+

Nieuport28+
Salmson 2 A2*

GER

Albatros D.III (PC)+
Albatros D.V/Va (PC)+
Fokker DR.1 (PC)+
Gotha G.V / AEG G.IV (PC)*
Fokker DVII (PC)+

Pfalz DXII+
Halberstadt CL.II+
Hannover CL.III*
Pfalz D.III/IIIa+
Roland D.VI+
Rumpler C.IV+
DFW C.V+


GBR

S.E.5/5a (PC)+
Sopwith Camel (PC)+
R.E.8 (PC)*
Sopwith Triplane (PC)+

Sopwith Pup+
Sopwith Dolphin+
Sopwith Snipe+
DH4+(PC)*
DH9+
Bristol Fighter+
Handley Page 0/400*

link:
http://www.gennadich.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1499&start=855
</div></BLOCKQUOTE>


Alpha stage (in game) screenshot...

Very impressive sky, sunglare, and fantastic high cirrus clouds, although these type of high thin ice clouds won't generally be reachable with WW1 aircraft (which makes me hope these clouds are not static sky background http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/51.gif).

Gallery http://www.gennadich.com/id/498/
http://www.gennadich.com/images/518_pic_multi.jpg
The moon is far to large (like LOMAC giant Arcade gaming moon http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif), unless the screenshot view is of a zoomed in view, but that's not likely as the sun/sunglare does not seem highly zoomed in.<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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"I had actually pre ordered CFS3 and I couldnt wait..." ~Bearcat99
"At the altitudes this community flies at, diving is not an option." ~Stiglr
"Gladiator and Falco, elegant weapons of a more civilized age" ~ElAurens
"109Z flew briefly, after being hit by a bomb. Go-229 also saw combat, when the factory was overrun." ~pingu666
:
"Where you did read about Spitfire made from a wood?
Close this book forever and don't open anymore!" ~Oleg_Maddox http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-surprised.gif

leitmotiv
11-15-2006, 07:43 PM
John Constable of electric clouds!

Feathered_IV
11-15-2006, 08:56 PM
I wonder if framerates are such an issue, when you're going less than 100mph. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/partyhat.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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slo_1_2_3
11-15-2006, 09:25 PM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Feathered_IV:
I wonder if framerates are such an issue, when you're going less than 100mph. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/partyhat.gif </div></BLOCKQUOTE> Go fly the tb3 and come back and tell us what happens<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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The.Tyke
11-16-2006, 05:04 AM
Been waiting eagerly for this sim for some time now.
Anybody know how much longer ? I see it's at alpha stage, does this mean it's got to go beta first.
Also Play.com, Amazon etc. don't have it on their data base. Does this mean it's an extremely long way off or do we have to buy it in Russia !<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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Airmail109
11-16-2006, 05:09 AM
That looks like Lomacs graphics engine<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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F19_Olli72
11-16-2006, 05:12 AM
Im looking forward to this more than BoB tbh. Not that impressed with the ground modelling or texturing so far, but its still alpha so...

And i find the lack of flyable Zeppelins disturbing http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_biggrin.gif But other than i cant wait http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/25.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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stathem
11-16-2006, 05:23 AM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Aimail101:
That looks like Lomacs graphics engine </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

Looks like it but apparantly isn't according to ViKs at SimHQ.

I think on balance I'm looking forward to this more than SoW, but it gives me an upgrading problem since I was hoping to wait until SoW to upgrade - if this turns up in Spring/summer next year I'll be in a quandry.

I know it's supposed to run on current machines but mine's 3yo and a bit long in the tooth.<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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Feathered_IV
11-16-2006, 06:42 AM
I must admit, I'm also more excited by this one too. More so than the far off promise of BoB. A really good WW1 sim and a WW2 nightfighter sim are the two things I'd like to play the most.<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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Capt.LoneRanger
11-16-2006, 07:02 AM
I'm really looking forward to this, too, but not more or less than for BoB.

The screenshot with the scenery, even if pre-alpha look awesome! On the other hand, with 1946-Addon, I hope we get a deeper insight in the current status of BoB. According to the latest interview (hope you read it on SimHQ, BoB will be a completely new world of flight-sim.<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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stathem
11-16-2006, 07:38 AM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Capt.LoneRanger:
I'm really looking forward to this, too, but not more or less than for BoB.

The screenshot with the scenery, even if pre-alpha look awesome! On the other hand, with 1946-Addon, I hope we get a deeper insight in the current status of BoB. According to the latest interview (hope you read it on SimHQ, BoB will be a completely new world of flight-sim. </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

English doesn't seem to be up quite yet...read the babelfish translation of the French; this bit made me ROFL

<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">"For example to inform you that there is a gangster in your six" </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

oooh err Missus.<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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Capt.LoneRanger
11-16-2006, 07:49 AM
I was informed, it has been translated allready. If it's not out in English it's going to be very soon. Most of the answers are "not yet / ask again in summer 07", though. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-very-happy.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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stathem
11-16-2006, 07:52 AM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Capt.LoneRanger:
I was informed, it has been translated allready. If it's not out in English it's going to be very soon. Most of the answers are "not yet / ask again in summer 07", though. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-very-happy.gif </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

Yes, it has, just not published in English yet, as you say, it will be up very very soon at SimHQ.<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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stathem
11-16-2006, 08:44 AM
Today's update is up.

http://www.gennadich.com/images/526_pic_multi.jpg <div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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triad773
11-16-2006, 09:58 AM
SCHWEEET! Can't wait! http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-happy.gif
Before BoB prolly as I understand<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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LEXX_Luthor
11-16-2006, 05:38 PM
Airmail:: <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">That looks like Lomacs graphics engine </div></BLOCKQUOTE>
The original plan was to use IL-2/FB game engine, but they changed terrain to the d-strict team's engine, and I believe are working all their own stuff like FMs and AI. D-strict had been working up another WW1 sim called Sikorsky (WW1 Eastern Front). Gennadich team absorbed d-strict and the terrain engine.

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"I had actually pre ordered CFS3 and I couldnt wait..." ~Bearcat99
"At the altitudes this community flies at, diving is not an option." ~Stiglr
"Gladiator and Falco, elegant weapons of a more civilized age" ~ElAurens
"109Z flew briefly, after being hit by a bomb. Go-229 also saw combat, when the factory was overrun." ~pingu666
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VMF-214_HaVoK
11-16-2006, 06:16 PM
This game is going to be amazing. I look forward to this more then SoW.<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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FourShades
11-16-2006, 06:33 PM
From my brief conversations with LOFT (GT supremo) I believe that KOTS won't be in beta for several months yet, at least.

Cheers,
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slo_1_2_3
11-16-2006, 08:02 PM
Well I actually like how they don't give a release date ,when the date comes and they change it 30 times it gets old real fast. SO this way it just comes when it comes,get what I mean?<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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Feathered_IV
11-17-2006, 01:10 AM
The cockpit shots they posted last night look amazing http://www.gennadich.com/lang/en/<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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LEXX_Luthor
11-21-2006, 06:40 AM
I like them. The more brilliant sunglare when the sun is higher in the sky is nicely done.

However, note the cirrus clouds do not shine brilliant near the sun (and in general, are too transparently rendered). Clouds shining bright near the sun is not too hard to do, and it makes for a truly immersive environment. On the other hand, there is a certain cirrus cloud, the one with fingers streaking off, that we see in at least two screenshots. That's not a good sign. Worse, the clouds do not get near the horizon. For hazy days at low altitude that is "okay," but not every day is a hazy day, and not every flight is at low altitude (although, high altitude in WW1 is rather medium-esque altitude in our WW2 simming experience).<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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"I had actually pre ordered CFS3 and I couldnt wait..." ~Bearcat99
"At the altitudes this community flies at, diving is not an option." ~Stiglr
"Gladiator and Falco, elegant weapons of a more civilized age" ~ElAurens
"109Z flew briefly, after being hit by a bomb. Go-229 also saw combat, when the factory was overrun." ~pingu666
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Close this book forever and don't open anymore!" ~Oleg_Maddox http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-surprised.gif

majnos64
11-21-2006, 02:42 PM
I hope there will be sound of wind and wings will brake like rotten wood http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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Friendly_flyer
11-21-2006, 02:59 PM
The trees are beautiful! The game is going to be worth just the mission building allone.<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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stathem
11-24-2006, 01:21 AM
Veeerrry interesting new Video out for yesterdays update.

Some of you will remember the actual real life video it looks based on.

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mrsiCkstar
11-24-2006, 02:06 AM
this game looks to be amazing... I can hardly wait. those cockpit shots do look really good at least to my eyes<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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The.Tyke
11-24-2006, 02:25 AM
Just watched that video, what an absolute cracker !! can't wait. Real engine sounds at last. http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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11-24-2006, 03:21 AM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by stathem:
Veeerrry interesting new Video out for yesterdays update.

Some of you will remember the actual real life video it looks based on.

To the Skies! (http://www.gennadich.com/lang/en/) </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

GT promo (pre alpaha) is fantastic guys!

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11-24-2006, 03:34 AM
Cant wait!

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Feathered_IV
11-24-2006, 04:00 AM
Free? Certainly not.<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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x6BL_Brando
11-24-2006, 04:20 AM
And then I spot little sentences like "Also WIP screenshots of RAF FE2b 3D model" and wonder..... RAF?

GerritJ9
11-24-2006, 04:30 AM
"RAF", in this case, means "Royal Aircraft Factory" if I'm not mistaken! http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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Feathered_IV
11-24-2006, 05:37 AM
Sadly, I think the Fe is AI only. The difficulty in modelling gunner animations is too much for a computer game http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-sad.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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Trinity_Jay
11-24-2006, 08:58 AM
This a recent interview I conducted for PC Format magazine. I hope you find it of interest.

Jay



KNIGHTS OF THE SKY
An interview with Gennadich???s Albert Zhiltsov


PC Format: What was the company???s background prior to developing Knights of the Sky?
Gennadich: The history of the company is relatively short. Most of the staff are avid gamers with more than ten years??? experience in sims like Red Baron, IL-2, Red Orchestra, American Army, Flanker and Lock-On: playing games professionally in teams and squads. We not only play games but participated in competitions and won several international contests. As members of squads, we became friends and we could not think of our lives without military games. In addition, most of us were professional software developers/artists, and in 2004, we finally decided that military games are the most interesting thing we like and know how to do.

As professional players, we know of the specific limitations of games, inaccuracy in modelling specific features of military objects and deficiencies in gameplay which we would like to avoid ??? so we developed software that met our needs. Our first step in game development was Air Domination War (ADR ??? www.adwwar.com) (http://www.adwwar.com)) online server project with a dynamic campaign feature for IL-2 players: it???s well-known to many players and has gained a solid reputation throughout the gaming world. During the development of ADW, we also developed a few minor but important utilities for Il-2 gamers. The first step made sure that we were on the right track. We then found an investor for Knights of the Sky and the project for a realistic WWI flight simulator was born. Being renowned among the simulation gaming community, we attracted the attention of software developers such as Eagle Dynamics, G5, Nikita, Nival Interactive, etc, which wanted to achieve the same results as us. This only strengthened our resolve and we formed a very strong professional team.

PC Format: The marketplace is flooded with combat flight sims from WW2 to modern jet planes ala IL2/Forgotten Battles, Combat Flight Simulator 3, Wings over Europe, Lock-On, Falcon 4, etc. Do you think a WW1 sim like Knights of the Sky can attract players who are accustomed to fast planes and missiles? What can Knights of the Sky bring to the market that makes it unique?
Gennadich: Well, military aviation and tanks were first used in anger during WW1, so it was logical for us to start from the beginning. And besides, the battles of WW1 are unfairly forgotten. We hope to make Knights of the Sky not just to be an advanced technical simulation of the physical properties of airplanes, but also an educational tool that will provide the player with a historical perspective. Our main goal is to let the player dive into the rich WW1 atmosphere and say afterwards, ???I was there! I have seen it with my own eyes!??? We do believe that modern simulators, which are mostly designed by Russian developers, are going in the wrong direction. An aviation sim is not just about the flight and damage model ??? topics that are actively debated in the gaming community ??? but also to reveal its historical relevance in which the action takes place. We do believe that it is not enough to give a player a plane: one should also have the opportunity to become a real pilot, a warrior and soldier. This is what war games should be.

PC Format: Let???s talk about the gaming engine: did you work from Oleg Maddox???s IL-2 engine or start from scratch? What will the minimum gaming specifics be to play it?
Gennadich: We initially wanted to use the IL-2 engine in order to reduce development time and focus our attention on specific WW1 gameplay. We have very good relations with Oleg Maddox we live and work in Russia and know each other well. But we came to the conclusion that the IL-2 engine was limited as it was difficult to add specific features that we wanted in Knights of the Sky. As I mentioned earlier, we managed to attract top-notch developers, so we were able to develop our own engine that has the necessary qualities. The new engine has surpassed all expectations and we believe that it has potential to become the standard for future developments, including consoles. Concerning requirements, we promise to deliver a playable game for today???s specifications, but the pilot???s machine should have 128mb video memory and 1gb of operative memory ??? however, such hardware requirements are already the norm. It is also advisable that one has a joystick and TrackIR PRO, as flying with a mouse on a realistic flight model could be overwhelming. Ultimately, the player will be able to tune all the flight settings to their preference and skill level.

PC Format: Has Knights of the Sky have anything to do with MicroProse???s game of the same name that was

AVGWarhawk
11-24-2006, 09:21 AM
Yeah man, been waiting on this one! I believe we will be pleasently suprised.<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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Trinity_Jay
11-24-2006, 09:26 AM
Absolutely and their hearts are in the right place. They even said that I can test the beta and give them my thoughts. Can't wait!

Jay

Feathered_IV
11-24-2006, 09:38 AM
Trinity_Jay, thank you http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/11.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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11-24-2006, 09:42 AM
Trinity_Jay,
Thanks for that interview! http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/25.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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triad773
11-24-2006, 09:54 AM
Cool interview: thanks!

By gamers, for gamers. One would think this the Nexus of simulation, and the beginning of a new epoch for this genre. Looking forward to it very much! http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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PF_Coastie
11-24-2006, 11:43 AM
Very exciting stuff, can't wait for this one!

Just one note: You guys have got to get a better server. Download speeds are reciculously slow as is the website itself.<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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F0_Dark_P
11-24-2006, 12:58 PM
Sweet interview Trinity_Jay, thanx

...i almost want this game more then SoW http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/10.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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Trinity_Jay
11-24-2006, 08:00 PM
You're welcome guys! When I learn more, I'll let you all know.

Jay

-HH- Beebop
11-24-2006, 08:37 PM
TJ,
You wouldn't have any idea as to the release date would you? Even a famous "2 weeks" thing? http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-wink.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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Trinity_Jay
11-25-2006, 07:25 AM
Hey Beebop!

I'll tell you what: I'll ask the big man!

Jay

-HH- Beebop
11-25-2006, 11:58 AM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Trinity_Jay:
Hey Beebop!

I'll tell you what: I'll ask the big man!

Jay </div></BLOCKQUOTE>
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Recon_609IAP
11-25-2006, 12:56 PM
Considering that Oleg said something like Dec 2007 for BoB - if these guys can get this released relatively soon - it would provide some great flight sim fun to pass the time.

I would love to try out a demo of it http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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slipBall
11-26-2006, 04:08 AM
enjoyed the interview, and the vid update...that's some torque!..and the sounds, ah the sound http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/25.gif<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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majnos64
11-26-2006, 09:18 AM
Trees are from lockon. I like that grass takeoff and work with engine it could be very interesting sim to fly. Can't wait for more demonstrations . Especially highspeed and high-g flying.<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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heywooood
11-26-2006, 09:48 AM
there won't be much high -g- flying in KotS...unless you mean 1.5 - 2 g's should be some creaking and groaning from the airframe at that...maybe somne fabric tearing sounds as well.

Doesn't take much to fold one of those kites, or tear the fabric loose from a wing...maybe thats what you mean...the damage model?<div class="ev_tpc_signature">

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