X360, PS3 Monday, July 21, 2008 | 10:42 AM

Images of Il-2 Sturmovik

Images of Il-2 Sturmovik

505 released a big batch of images from IL-2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey, and you'll also find some older images we couldn't find back when they were released. It seems like they really put time on making the ground right, specially judging from the fifth picture.

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Commented on 2008-07-21 11:01:12
looks amazing
Commented on 2008-07-21 11:10:58
yeah, wow. Looks really nice.
Commented on 2008-07-21 11:21:31
Amazing looking graphics and the ability to dog fight germans in a spitfire. i'm sold on this already.
Commented on 2008-07-21 11:29:01
Almost as good as that 3D Mark Benchmark Test.
Commented on 2008-07-21 12:14:39
First day for me.
Commented on 2008-07-21 13:06:48
This will be a classic.
Commented on 2008-07-21 13:13:45
Is this coming to pc too? Or where do those 1280x800 screens with incredible AA come from?
But looks awesome nonetheless.
Commented on 2008-07-21 13:24:08
looks beautiful, i just wish these games were more fun.
Commented on 2008-07-21 14:02:54
looks amazing but im a little fed up with this WWII period in games....
Commented on 2008-07-21 16:01:18
Holy sh...
This looks amazing. Never heard of that title before. Hm, I'll keep an eye on this. Looks just too beautiful. O_o
Commented on 2008-07-21 17:33:29
I don't know why everybody says this looks amazing. To me it looks average compared to HAWX.
Commented on 2008-07-21 18:22:03 In reply to Disabled
Posted by Disabled
Is this coming to pc too? Or where do those 1280x800 screens with incredible AA come from?
But looks awesome nonetheless.
This has been on PC for years.
Commented on 2008-07-21 20:01:30
I’m not really into the planes of the Allies but I’m very interested in the Axis planes.
It will be my pleasure to dispose tanks with a Ju 87, down Spitfires with an Fw 190 and destroy B-17s or Lancasters with a Bf 109.
It looks really good, I hope the controls can keep up with that.
Commented on 2008-07-21 20:14:05
Looks great, seems as though they brought the draw distance in since the last game though
Commented on 2008-07-21 20:59:21
graphics are great, hope gameplay is too
Commented on 2008-07-21 21:23:31
holy damn... ww2 fighters is epic win... these visuals are epic win... now all we need is a trailer of gameplay so that can be decided if its epic win or not.
Commented on 2008-07-21 21:41:04 In reply to starfox14now
Looks amazing, very nice looking clouds and for once a flight game with a good looking ground.
Commented on 2008-07-21 21:50:51 In reply to senators2904
Posted by senators2904
now all we need is a trailer of gameplay so that can be decided if its epic win or not.
There is a trailer: http://c.ve3dmovies.ign.com/videos/03/02/30210_IL2...
Commented on 2008-07-22 00:42:31 In reply to bleachedsmiles
Posted by bleachedsmiles
looks beautiful, i just wish these games were more fun.
It's as "fun" as war can get :-)
Commented on 2008-07-22 00:45:42
Looking at these pics... i hope they include parachutes... i really want to live in that countryside environment... GTA style.
Commented on 2008-07-22 01:21:36
Is it just me or did anyone else have a flashback of being 10 and playing with Airfix models? Lol!
Commented on 2008-07-22 12:51:01
Thats the second game after tetris that Iam proud that it made in Russia. Just look at this clear sky, thats unbelievably realistic clouds, far far draw distance.

Im already frow in trash my PC. But IL-2 Shturmovik with 11 addons, I'll keep it forever.
Commented on 2008-07-22 12:56:54
When the release date? sh-it, I need it right now!!!
Commented on 2008-07-23 19:43:10
Use to play this game years ago on pc. Its imo the best flight combat sim ever made. Ill definately need a flightstick for this game when it hits 360.

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