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Forum: Controls threads 09-16-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 10,247
Posted By proton45
Hmm...I'm in the market for a new joystick, and I...

Hmm...I'm in the market for a new joystick, and I like "force feedback" (when done right), BUT I have to admit that I would rather have a stick that emulated the looks of a "real" old time joystick....
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 09-12-2012, 02:43 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,109
Posted By proton45
I'll just keep this simple... ...

I'll just keep this simple...

For the most part is all about the "AI", the better and more interesting the "AI"
performs...the better my experience is.
Forum: Pilot's Lounge 08-17-2012, 03:54 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,678
Posted By proton45
I guess I just know how to get more out of...

I guess I just know how to get more out of life...But I play MORE then one game on my computer. I find that I have room for several different flight/combat simulators in my life...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 06-09-2012, 09:43 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,403
Posted By proton45
Thats my feeling as well...I remember when the...

Thats my feeling as well...I remember when the original "IL2 Sturmovik" came out years ago & their was a lot of obnoxious activity in the forums. The primary tone was aggression, as opposed to...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 06-03-2012, 05:34 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,403
Posted By proton45
50% of the responses aint worth reading anyway...

50% of the responses aint worth reading anyway...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 05-02-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,826
Posted By proton45
Immersion, is when you think that you smell the...

Immersion, is when you think that you smell the ocean, or an early morning breeze.

I know it sounds weird but their has been a couple of times that my brain was fooled into expecting...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 04-08-2012, 08:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,913
Posted By proton45
+1 Love the P-40...Hmmm, and...

+1

Love the P-40...Hmmm, and I got a warm spot for the P-39 too. I like that big gun (didn't the early exported version have the 37mm?), and I like all the slogans that the...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 04-07-2012, 01:38 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 11,518
Posted By proton45
To cut to the chase...here is the best answer...

To cut to the chase...here is the best answer (solution) to this issue that I have heard.


Selectable camera shake (view)...someplace in the config file we need a little option for...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 03-20-2012, 09:26 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,128
Posted By proton45
IDK...you know, I've been a forum member for...

IDK...you know, I've been a forum member for years and I don't really see the point in announcing ones departure. Over the years, I've come and gone so many times that I can't even count it anymore....
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 03-11-2012, 12:55 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,413
Posted By proton45
I'm a big fan of the ME109F, and the JU87 is...

I'm a big fan of the ME109F, and the JU87 is always a lot of fun...but lets face it, one of the big reasons for drivable tanks has got to be the "IL2 Sturmovik". Its a lot more fun busting tanks when...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 01-24-2012, 12:22 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 7,457
Posted By proton45
I was not intending to start another thread about...

I was not intending to start another thread about this issue...if fact, the one observation I made, was that it would be nice to hear from someone who had actual legal knowledge. I believe that this...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 01-23-2012, 05:50 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 7,457
Posted By proton45
I'm not sure what can be done about the Grumman...

I'm not sure what can be done about the Grumman issue...but I heard speculation on the issue. Some people felt that as long as Ubi didn't use the protected names (of aeroplanes) that Grumman...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 01-18-2012, 12:17 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 7,457
Posted By proton45
I have to admit that I was looking forward to...

I have to admit that I was looking forward to project Galba...Mig's & F-86 Sabre's battling it out!! The mind drools. Also...all of the Asian ground textures (and buildings, ect) would have been a ...
Forum: Pilot's Lounge 12-08-2011, 06:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,244
Posted By proton45
I have seen his work online before...its nice to...

I have seen his work online before...its nice to put a name, to the talent.

Thanks
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 12-02-2011, 05:40 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 12,188
Posted By proton45
somebody's bored...lol

somebody's bored...lol
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 11-02-2011, 03:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,627
Posted By proton45
Nice...thanks for the "Heads up", I would never...

Nice...thanks for the "Heads up", I would never have seen this video clip otherwise.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 10-28-2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,385
Posted By proton45
The Germans actually ended the war with a surplus...

The Germans actually ended the war with a surplus of new (un-used) aeroplanes and spare parts.

The one area they lacked in was, oil...fuel...petrol products.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 10-28-2011, 11:58 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,385
Posted By proton45
I always thought is was the Gregory Peck movie...

I always thought is was the Gregory Peck movie "Twelve O'Clock High"...I heard it was the sequence where they where getting attacked by Messerschmidts, and the crew men of the humble B17 had to...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 10-28-2011, 12:06 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,878
Posted By proton45
Here you go... ...

Here you go...


http://www.gamespot.com/pc/sim/warbirds/index.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HhL_35ouWjI


I remember playing these waaaay back when...lol
Forum: Technical threads 10-27-2011, 01:01 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 15,696
Posted By proton45
Sadly...with the differences in screen...

Sadly...with the differences in screen resolutions and pixel density from one monitor to the next. I'm not really sure that there is a universal solution.
Forum: Technical threads 10-26-2011, 09:26 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 15,696
Posted By proton45
I took part in some of those threads...we did...

I took part in some of those threads...we did come up with some interesting ideas.

Modeling fatigue into the "AI's" damage model was a good idea...one solution, was to have the AI's skill...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 10-21-2011, 07:40 PM
Replies: 312
Views: 16,815
Posted By proton45
Your welcome...I'm always willing to offer some...

Your welcome...I'm always willing to offer some humor...


As far as me being "one of those that didn't"...I believe that if you check the record you will find that my opinion was (and...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 10-21-2011, 01:06 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 16,815
Posted By proton45
Your mistake was having "high expectations", to...

Your mistake was having "high expectations", to begin with...and I don't mean that in a negative sense. I'm a BIG fan of the "IL2 Sturmovik" series, but I don't fantasize, dream and place high...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 10-13-2011, 01:42 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 22,446
Posted By proton45
This is a very long thread and I have not read it...

This is a very long thread and I have not read it all...so I hope I'm not repeating an idea.

But, I would LOVE any, and all, of the effort that the team will put into the "AI". And "off...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 10-13-2011, 01:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,009
Posted By proton45
I AGREE...with your observation here, Skoshi...

I AGREE...with your observation here, Skoshi Tiger...if the sounds heard from outside the cockpit are "realistically" represented, then fine...they should be heard. The machine gun's (being fired)...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 10-01-2011, 01:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,070
Posted By proton45
We dont know that a city scape created with this...

We dont know that a city scape created with this program, would "work" any better then what we have now.

...just saying. ;)
Forum: Pilot's Lounge 09-30-2011, 05:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,855
Posted By proton45
If it looks good...it must be good. ;)

If it looks good...it must be good. ;)
Forum: Pilot's Lounge 09-27-2011, 06:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,056
Posted By proton45
My only thought on this topic is...

My only thought on this topic is...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 06-27-2011, 12:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,914
Posted By proton45
I been having fun with the demo...can't ask for...

I been having fun with the demo...can't ask for more then that (4 free).

Thanks
Forum: Gameplay questions threads 06-24-2011, 12:07 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,609
Posted By proton45
Some version (or Mark, if you will) of the The...

Some version (or Mark, if you will) of the The Curtiss P-40 Warhawk...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 06-13-2011, 12:21 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,341
Posted By proton45
Oleg posted this video on his YouTube...

Oleg posted this video on his YouTube account...maybe this is where his dream is going?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bCQ_0UEfT0k
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 06-12-2011, 02:29 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,341
Posted By proton45
Yea...the "heart" of the community seems to be...

Yea...the "heart" of the community seems to be non existent. If you show any kind of support for the development team, or what Oleg has done...people brand you a "kiss arse", or a "follower", or...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 06-12-2011, 02:16 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,629
Posted By proton45
I'm glad the game is out (mostly)...the way...

I'm glad the game is out (mostly)...the way things had been going, we might have been waiting for a long-long time. This way we have our hands on the game...no more questions about "how far along...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 06-11-2011, 01:28 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,629
Posted By proton45
I think a lot of people (like myself) got tired...

I think a lot of people (like myself) got tired of the negative attitudes, that seemed to be flooding the forums. I remember, waaay back when "IL2 Sturmovik" first came out, the forums where flooded...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 06-01-2011, 09:06 AM
Replies: 202
Views: 24,255
Posted By proton45
Their are some people who feel that all of WW2...

Their are some people who feel that all of WW2 (not just the BoB) is largely overlooked by the German people (lol)...

p.s. I joke, I kid...because I love. ;)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 05-25-2011, 04:10 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,608
Posted By proton45
I completely "miss-read" the title of the thread...

I completely "miss-read" the title of the thread topic...lol


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oKafExE4jMQ
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 05-22-2011, 04:04 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 11,371
Posted By proton45
Who knows...but, This thread is...

Who knows...but,

This thread is basically about "eye candy"...eye candy is fixable (at some point_lol). If I where them, I'd be focusing my efforts on the frame-rate, as well as the other...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 05-06-2011, 09:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,993
Posted By proton45
I don't know of a lot of a American players who...

I don't know of a lot of a American players who are primarily driven by feelings of nationalism...most "American" flight combat enthusiasts I know of, are driven by a sense of history (for a lack of...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 05-01-2011, 01:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 792
Posted By proton45
I think that this guy has put together a...

I think that this guy has put together a (reasonably) usable design here...

He seems to have addressed many of the problems, with the "parachute type of air-car" design. The ground...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 04-28-2011, 08:28 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,159
Posted By proton45
Your such an angry little thing...aren't you? ;)

Your such an angry little thing...aren't you? ;)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 04-26-2011, 01:18 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,159
Posted By proton45
Yea...I don't really understand the people who...

Yea...I don't really understand the people who get really angry and worked up. The initial release was disappointing, and a bit surprising...but I figure that Oleg and crew would fix stuff as quickly...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 04-26-2011, 12:51 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,792
Posted By proton45
It seems to me that the only color that "truly"...

It seems to me that the only color that "truly" matters here is...green. ;)





Thats what I was saying....

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_Flag_%28United_States_Air_Force%29
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 04-25-2011, 11:11 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,792
Posted By proton45
Their is the "RED FLAG" exercises that the Air...

Their is the "RED FLAG" exercises that the Air Force runs...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_Flag_%28United_States_Air_Force%29


In this case the "Blue Flag" is friendly,...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 04-20-2011, 03:03 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,151
Posted By proton45
I like the grafix the way they are...maybe they...

I like the grafix the way they are...maybe they could use a little tweaking, but photo realism just doesn't work. At 10,000 feet the satellite photos look great, but once you get down to ground level...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 04-18-2011, 05:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 838
Posted By proton45
lame...

lame...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 04-16-2011, 11:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,859
Posted By proton45
I have not read this whole thread, so forgive me...

I have not read this whole thread, so forgive me if I'm repeating whats been said already... but, I have found that people who have good rudder pedals, and know how to use them, will get much better...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 04-14-2011, 07:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,058
Posted By proton45
right on...

right on...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 04-14-2011, 03:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,058
Posted By proton45
I remember a year ago when people where begging...

I remember a year ago when people where begging for this game...I remember people who said they would "pay triple" for the beta. I remember how people wanted to help develop the game...warts and all....
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 04-12-2011, 02:27 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 11,518
Posted By proton45
People claim that film (or video) gives an...

People claim that film (or video) gives an unrealistic portrayal of how a tracer "looks" in real life...but the human eye will "blur" a fast moving bright object. It will blur the flight path of the...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 04-10-2011, 01:22 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 7,402
Posted By proton45
People complain about the color being to...

People complain about the color being to bright...but really, Oleg has got a very fine eye. His choice of color tone is really quite accurate for a bright day. I would love to see a study on color...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 04-06-2011, 05:30 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 7,402
Posted By proton45
I was watching a well known UK tv show, just as I...

I was watching a well known UK tv show, just as I was thinking about this issue. I guess that this is Jersey Island, but thats not far off the mark...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 04-04-2011, 04:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,804
Posted By proton45
The movies ok...but most of it takes place in the...

The movies ok...but most of it takes place in the woods. The aerial combat is just at the beginning.
Forum: Technical threads 04-03-2011, 05:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,136
Posted By proton45
I have been reading around this topic, and it...

I have been reading around this topic, and it seems to me that you might try the fix found on page two (about half way down) on the LINK I added below...I know that this fellows symptoms are not...
Forum: Technical threads 03-30-2011, 09:02 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,669
Posted By proton45
"Battlefield, Bad Company 2" sounded great....but...

"Battlefield, Bad Company 2" sounded great....but it was also a little "Hollywood" sounding.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 03-28-2011, 09:04 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 26,762
Posted By proton45
I hope that this hasn't been posted already...I...

I hope that this hasn't been posted already...I think that this clip makes the game look fairly stunning....



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OVJ1W9DLdbA&feature=related


...
Forum: Technical threads 03-28-2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,669
Posted By proton45
Is that the only way? I wonder if...

Is that the only way?

I wonder if their might be a way to digitally model each of the engine sounds more accurately? I don't hate the idea of synthesized engine sounds...I just think...
Forum: Technical threads 03-28-2011, 05:12 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,669
Posted By proton45
I'm not saying that the present solution in the...

I'm not saying that the present solution in the "Cliffs of Dover" engine is ideal...but I don't think its as bad a solution as some people make it out to be...Many natural effects like the doppler...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 03-27-2011, 05:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,460
Posted By proton45
You know (?)....I don't think that their has EVER...

You know (?)....I don't think that their has EVER been a simultaneous worldwide release of ANY the "IL2 Sturmovik" games. Ever...dating back to Forgotten battles.
Forum: Daidalos Team discussions 03-22-2011, 10:51 PM
Replies: 1,193
Views: 181,436
Posted By proton45
A little trivia tid-bit, that would only be of...

A little trivia tid-bit, that would only be of interest to P-51 (and movie) fans...

"Most" of the aerial sequences, showing the P-51 and Hayabusa battling, are in fact scale RC aeroplanes.

...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 03-16-2011, 05:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,899
Posted By proton45
What about the Canary Islands? Does anyone...

What about the Canary Islands? Does anyone remember "this" story?

http://www.rense.com/general56/tsu.htm

I don't remember if this was a premature "doom" assessment, or a...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 03-13-2011, 07:40 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 43,231
Posted By proton45
Well Tree, your response is as inaccurate and...

Well Tree, your response is as inaccurate and generally inflammatory as I would expect from any troll...you even included the Trolls "go to" word, "disciples"...thanks

Tree, I don't even...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 03-12-2011, 12:44 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 43,231
Posted By proton45
Tree is just trolling again. The one thing you...

Tree is just trolling again. The one thing you can always count on, is...the higher the excitement & expectation is, the harder the trolls work at...um, being trolls.

Trolls sense the...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 03-07-2011, 03:46 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,736
Posted By proton45
What I want to know is...Will it be properly...

What I want to know is...Will it be properly modeled in the new game? ;)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 03-05-2011, 07:44 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,606
Posted By proton45
I've seen real tracers...and they do look kind'a...

I've seen real tracers...and they do look kind'a Star Wars like. They look cool as hell...like nothing in nature.


Honestly....most of this thread is pseudoscience....
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 03-04-2011, 12:23 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 46,454
Posted By proton45
Lol...theirs absolutely no proof to that end. ...

Lol...theirs absolutely no proof to that end. Anyone that has been paying attention to Oleg and his team would understand that they have their own set of priority's...and screaming, bitching or...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 03-03-2011, 04:37 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 46,454
Posted By proton45
I think things are looking pretty good... I'm not...

I think things are looking pretty good... I'm not to worried about the pilot size and stuff like that...I'm much more interested in flight models and damage models. Personally I feel good about the...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 02-24-2011, 05:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,797
Posted By proton45
Great...the one time you take them at their...

Great...the one time you take them at their word....lol. ;)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 02-18-2011, 03:24 PM
Replies: 343
Views: 54,707
Posted By proton45
Nice

Nice
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 02-08-2011, 02:11 AM
Replies: 712
Views: 102,300
Posted By proton45
Hi Oleg...I'm just wondering about the level of...

Hi Oleg...I'm just wondering about the level of detail we can expect to hear in the damage model? How much damage (and what kind of damage) can we expect to hear in the game? Will various kinds of...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 02-08-2011, 12:05 AM
Replies: 712
Views: 102,300
Posted By proton45
As I read these forums, I'm reminded of my first...

As I read these forums, I'm reminded of my first experiences with the Ubi-zoo way back at the start of all this (IL2 Sturmovik)...I don't remember if it was 2002 or 03, but I was so turned off by the...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 02-07-2011, 12:19 AM
Replies: 712
Views: 102,300
Posted By proton45
I can think of two ways that a feature such as...

I can think of two ways that a feature such as this could be added...

1) A quick "zoom in" at the start of your mission, starting with an over head of the airfield and ending with "you"...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 02-05-2011, 04:04 AM
Replies: 712
Views: 102,300
Posted By proton45
The absence of a "high end gaming computer" video...

The absence of a "high end gaming computer" video clip is NOT a make it or break it issue...most people don't have a "state of the art" machine, and most people feel better about buying a game that...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 02-03-2011, 09:24 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 49,985
Posted By proton45
I got a small (sort of related) question about...

I got a small (sort of related) question about the new pilot skins...

I wonder if we will be able to re-skin the pilots faces, like we can now. It would be cool if we could stick our...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 01-28-2011, 11:50 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 49,985
Posted By proton45
One thing that really impresses me in these up...

One thing that really impresses me in these up dates, is the sheer vastness of the visible distance, as seen in the landscape photos. I always felt that the true feeling of vast space was never...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 01-22-2011, 06:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 839
Posted By proton45
Check your IL2 "set up" panel...it looks like you...

Check your IL2 "set up" panel...it looks like you have got "Dither" checked off...or is it "Polygon Stipple"? Either way, both boxes should be unchecked...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 01-19-2011, 12:08 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 180,513
Posted By proton45
It seems that the current "mood" of the forum, is...

It seems that the current "mood" of the forum, is to find the flaws (kind of a "Where's Waldo" game) in the upcoming release. Apparently, people feel that Oleg needs help "finding & fixing all the...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 01-16-2011, 02:51 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 9,187
Posted By proton45
I must be getting old or something...lol ...

I must be getting old or something...lol

I really dont give a dam what they call the game...I just want to play it. "Cliffs of Dover" is an alright name for a BoB flight combat sim. It...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 01-15-2011, 06:11 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 10,028
Posted By proton45
IDK why people are freaking out...I run a lot of...

IDK why people are freaking out...I run a lot of different kinds of software and almost all of them required some kind of "online activation". Music programs, graphics and animation software all...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 01-14-2011, 06:56 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 9,187
Posted By proton45
I'm just glad that (apparently) the game release...

I'm just glad that (apparently) the game release date is creeping up on us. ;)

They can call it "IL2 Sturmovik, the return" for all I care... lol
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 01-14-2011, 02:05 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,007
Posted By proton45
Personally I'm NOT worrying about all this...

Personally I'm NOT worrying about all this "broo-ha-ha"...in the end, it will all be ok.

Oleg has never let me down yet... ;)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 01-14-2011, 07:51 AM
Replies: 210
Views: 31,068
Posted By proton45
No German campaigns? This is not a deal...

No German campaigns? This is not a deal breaker...the German aeroplanes are still flyable, and it will not be long before some talented community member makes some dam fine Luftwaffe missions....
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 01-03-2011, 06:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,005
Posted By proton45
Oleg has often said he "holds back" the best...

Oleg has often said he "holds back" the best stuff for final release...

He wants to "wow" people when the game is ready. I think we could find that this is the real reason Oleg has had...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 12-31-2010, 03:56 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 28,319
Posted By proton45
Happy New Year Everyone... Thanks...

Happy New Year Everyone...

Thanks for the update
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik: Cliffs of Dover 12-29-2010, 10:03 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,193
Posted By proton45
"Right" about what??? Their has...

"Right" about what???

Their has never been an official release date...so where's the mystery with repeating the facts? I can do that...watch.

Everyone says the game...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 12-21-2010, 07:16 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 9,563
Posted By proton45
"WE WILL GET THEIR...WHEN WE GET THEIR." ...

"WE WILL GET THEIR...WHEN WE GET THEIR."

Now eat your happy meal and enjoy your toy....lol
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 12-16-2010, 05:52 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,129
Posted By proton45
I understand what your saying...but if they did...

I understand what your saying...but if they did the Pacific theater "the right way", they should start with 1937 & China. I actually see Khalkhin Gol as a separate "add-on".




...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 12-14-2010, 01:34 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,129
Posted By proton45
The early war "plane set" has the potential for...

The early war "plane set" has the potential for great fun and interest. This was the era that brought "dogfighting" to its technological climax...most of the technology's employed where to aid in...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 12-14-2010, 12:59 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 48,371
Posted By proton45
I dont think your really getting my point...lol

I dont think your really getting my point...lol
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 12-14-2010, 01:59 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,129
Posted By proton45
For me...part of the fun is flying and fighting...

For me...part of the fun is flying and fighting over a convincing map. This theater of battle could be made better by a really good China map (and the much needed improvements in the SoW...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 12-12-2010, 10:57 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 48,371
Posted By proton45
If I was Oleg I would post up-dates that, I knew,...

If I was Oleg I would post up-dates that, I knew, where flawed...that way the nitpickers are too busy squabbling over "red or blue flames" (example), as opposed to moaning over release dates,...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 12-10-2010, 06:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 557
Posted By proton45
Thats just sad...and at X-Mass too. lol ...

Thats just sad...and at X-Mass too. lol

Come on people... ;)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 11-29-2010, 02:43 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 16,034
Posted By proton45
I'm with ya...lol

I'm with ya...lol
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 11-27-2010, 04:43 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,451
Posted By proton45
Yea maybe...their is about a year between the end...

Yea maybe...their is about a year between the end of Spain and the start of France. But their is a very different "aeroplane set" between the two conflicts, and I wouldn't have thought of connecting...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 11-27-2010, 01:08 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,451
Posted By proton45
I thought that "France/Spain" was a strange...

I thought that "France/Spain" was a strange combo...they have a different place in the time-line and different geography. I'm not really sure, I see why, they where paired.

;)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 11-27-2010, 12:58 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 16,034
Posted By proton45
Ok...now things have been stretched to the...

Ok...now things have been stretched to the extreme. And a little bit of a ridiculous comment too. I dont think that anyone here was even suggesting that "bad people fly axis". It was my impression...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 11-26-2010, 04:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 680
Posted By proton45
You are talking about the IL2 Sturmovik game (and...

You are talking about the IL2 Sturmovik game (and the unofficial add-ons)...which has been out for 8 or 9 years. The game "Storm of War" has not been released yet. We hope to see it on the shelves by...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 11-25-2010, 08:38 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 16,034
Posted By proton45
So you will NOT fly American cuz you feel that...

So you will NOT fly American cuz you feel that American crewmen hated the enemy...but you WILL fly German even though the Nazi's killed and oppressed thousands of innocent civilians? Interesting...
...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 11-25-2010, 06:06 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,451
Posted By proton45
I have no problem with a chronological release of...

I have no problem with a chronological release of the various theaters of combat...However, I have always wished for "the Spanish civil war" and the 1937 Chinese/Japanese theater.

...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 11-25-2010, 04:31 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 16,034
Posted By proton45
Of course the BF109 was a Nazi machine...it would...

Of course the BF109 was a Nazi machine...it would never have been made, if not for the Nazi's.

The Luftwaffe may have been the least political of the military branches...but it still...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 11-21-2010, 01:49 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,655
Posted By proton45
This is not "strictly speaking" a war movie...but...

This is not "strictly speaking" a war movie...but its got some nice combat flying...


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nlQT6m7StAY


* The Great Waldo Pepper *
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 11-20-2010, 04:55 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,655
Posted By proton45
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0416111/ ...

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0416111/ Some great P-39 footage


http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0066473/ Great aerial footage


http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0035959/...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 11-18-2010, 09:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,943
Posted By proton45
Here is a "real" P-47 crash where the props broke...

Here is a "real" P-47 crash where the props broke and the aeroplane caught fire....


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YyklnwIQq7w&feature=related
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 11-13-2010, 02:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,291
Posted By proton45
LOL...I asked the same question a few months ago....

LOL...I asked the same question a few months ago. The answer was NO...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 11-11-2010, 06:16 AM
Replies: 687
Views: 107,281
Posted By proton45
Its simple and to the point...and its generally...

Its simple and to the point...and its generally hard to go wrong with "simple and direct".
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 11-11-2010, 02:01 AM
Replies: 687
Views: 107,281
Posted By proton45
I always thought that "Air Superiority...

I always thought that "Air Superiority Fighter"...would be a great name for an air combat sim.

Air Superiority Fighter-(Arena) BoB

Air Superiority Fighter-(Arena)...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 11-05-2010, 06:50 PM
Replies: 687
Views: 107,281
Posted By proton45
Are they posted in this thread? I don't see...

Are they posted in this thread? I don't see them...I'll take'm out if they are.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 11-05-2010, 06:41 PM
Replies: 687
Views: 107,281
Posted By proton45
Sorry if these where posted already...I dont...

Sorry if these where posted already...I dont remember seeing them.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OYYFlTzkI0M&feature=related


...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 10-30-2010, 01:59 AM
Replies: 884
Views: 114,488
Posted By proton45
Thanks Oleg... I have been...

Thanks Oleg...

I have been listening to the video with headphones....and I like the direction your taking, as is indicated by the sound(s) of the clip. The sound of the machine guns...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 10-23-2010, 10:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,899
Posted By proton45
I have been hang'in cool and loose for months and...

I have been hang'in cool and loose for months and months now...

I find each and every up-date to be exciting and thought provoking...mostly (probably) because I'm hanging loose with...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 10-22-2010, 09:30 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 103,588
Posted By proton45
I'm incredibly impressed by these screen shots......

I'm incredibly impressed by these screen shots...

I showed them to a "gaming friend" and he couldn't believe that they where actual "in-game" screen captures. I assured him that they...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 10-21-2010, 07:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,266
Posted By proton45
its difficult to know what we are seeing...

its difficult to know what we are seeing here...the disclaimer at the beginning of the video clip says that video effects are used.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 10-20-2010, 06:33 AM
Replies: 622
Views: 100,120
Posted By proton45
Lol...funny.

Lol...funny.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 10-05-2010, 05:44 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,397
Posted By proton45
I read the whole post...and I understand the...

I read the whole post...and I understand the deal.

And I still think it would NEVER work for this community...the very idea is hilarious.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 10-05-2010, 07:26 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,397
Posted By proton45
A "payed beta"? It would never, never, never...

A "payed beta"? It would never, never, never work with this community (lol)...

The very idea is hilarious...in fact, this MUST be a joke, right?
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 10-03-2010, 03:51 PM
Replies: 611
Views: 84,338
Posted By proton45
Ok Tree...sense you really seem to need an answer...

Ok Tree...sense you really seem to need an answer from someone (lol)...

I could be wrong, but...I believe that the screen shot you have selected to display was an example of a "terrain...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 10-03-2010, 03:45 AM
Replies: 611
Views: 84,338
Posted By proton45
I really didn't want to get "sucked into" this...

I really didn't want to get "sucked into" this whole topic...

But its obvious that most of the people here have absolutely NO IDEA about the proper way to communicate their criticism of...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 10-01-2010, 05:47 PM
Replies: 611
Views: 84,338
Posted By proton45
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1wwIzRlohpE ...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1wwIzRlohpE


Its kind of a small detail...but I really like how the pilots move forward and back (in their seats) as the aeroplane pitches forward.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 10-01-2010, 05:00 PM
Replies: 611
Views: 84,338
Posted By proton45
Thanks for the up-dates Oleg.... ...

Thanks for the up-dates Oleg....

The sim is just looking better and better...I'm glad you took the time to post the screen shots.

And thanks for the video...I really...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 10-01-2010, 07:18 AM
Replies: 488
Views: 77,308
Posted By proton45
I'm giddy with excitement...I wonder if Oleg is...

I'm giddy with excitement...I wonder if Oleg is going to post the old video clips he spoke of?

I'm really curious about what they might show... :)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-30-2010, 10:00 PM
Replies: 488
Views: 77,308
Posted By proton45
"Reading between the lines"...I would agree that...

"Reading between the lines"...I would agree that Oleg has (probably) made a deal with a publisher, and I would guess that the publisher has the legal responsibility for making any (and all)...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-30-2010, 01:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,280
Posted By proton45
Well...of coarse this type of simulation is the...

Well...of coarse this type of simulation is the "Holy Grail" of combat simming.

We can only hope that at some point, someone will produce such a simulation.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-30-2010, 01:01 PM
Replies: 488
Views: 77,308
Posted By proton45
Hi Oleg... Do you think that we might...

Hi Oleg...

Do you think that we might expect a "SOW game demo" when you are ready?

and

Has work resumed on the Korean war "add-on" or is that team still working with...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-29-2010, 06:11 AM
Replies: 488
Views: 77,308
Posted By proton45
I have a question (as I sit here wondering about...

I have a question (as I sit here wondering about the future of the game)...

We know that the weather will be modeled in great detail, but I'm wondering about how the effects of rain will be...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-29-2010, 05:33 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,203
Posted By proton45
Its my understanding that the new damage model is...

Its my understanding that the new damage model is going to be much more complex...

And from what I remember, damage modeled within a specific mechanical system will have consequences...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-25-2010, 05:30 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,406
Posted By proton45
I have rather enjoyed "The South Coast...

I have rather enjoyed "The South Coast Trail"...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-25-2010, 05:18 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,073
Posted By proton45
I would welcome an up-date of the "BlackShark"...

I would welcome an up-date of the "BlackShark" series....
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-23-2010, 04:40 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,073
Posted By proton45
Oh come on...I'm so clearly making a joke. :)

Oh come on...I'm so clearly making a joke. :)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-22-2010, 09:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,614
Posted By proton45
Interesting... Yea, true...a...

Interesting...

Yea, true...a producers (suits) idea of what makes "good TV" (all to) frequently ruins what was good with the original idea. In this case they might have ignored the...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-22-2010, 07:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,614
Posted By proton45
You got to give them some slack here (or maybe...

You got to give them some slack here (or maybe you are...lol). A drama (or movie) will never live up to the expectations one develops after reading a good book. Any filmed extrapolation of a written...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-22-2010, 06:38 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,073
Posted By proton45
I'm sorry but the smoke doesn't look right...the...

I'm sorry but the smoke doesn't look right...the grass doesn't move and the colors look to bland. ;)


Where are the "nit-pickers" when you need them... :)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-17-2010, 02:37 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 51,766
Posted By proton45
I really like this weeks up-date...thanks!!! ...

I really like this weeks up-date...thanks!!!

I'm getting excited again...lol
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-16-2010, 12:21 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 52,302
Posted By proton45
You just want him to post a revised release date...

You just want him to post a revised release date so that you can continue to flood us with your theory's...lol

Its just another excuse for one of Tree's "I told you so" topics......
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-15-2010, 04:43 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,976
Posted By proton45
I have not read the book....and maybe thats why I...

I have not read the book....and maybe thats why I enjoyed the BBC show. Also, I tend to be a bit more "forgiving", when it comes to TV shows and movies....a TV program has to be pretty bad for me to...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-13-2010, 06:07 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 52,302
Posted By proton45
God people will believe any little comment...

God people will believe any little comment someone posts....their was never a reliable rumor about the sim being dead. Just troll posts...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-13-2010, 06:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,969
Posted By proton45
+1 The FAKES should be...

+1

The FAKES should be removed...its bad to mislead people. We already have enough confusion here without people getting all worked up about "misleading video's" .

...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-12-2010, 12:16 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,604
Posted By proton45
Their are so many reasons why the "fire" in the...

Their are so many reasons why the "fire" in the screen shot can't be logically picked apart...

1) Comparing the ss to a real photo is imposable...if you know anything about light...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-11-2010, 07:49 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 52,302
Posted By proton45
I was once in a pretty bad car accident and I...

I was once in a pretty bad car accident and I didn't scream...I saw a car loose control on the ice and drift in my lane (head on), and in those 5 to 7 seconds, I only thought to myself, "this is...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-11-2010, 07:10 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,604
Posted By proton45
I dont see flames coming out of the pilots...

I dont see flames coming out of the pilots cabin....
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-11-2010, 06:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,315
Posted By proton45
Honestly...I think that some level of "OT"...

Honestly...I think that some level of "OT" conversation can be good for the health of this forum. Maybe not so much for this release of the game, but for the future incarnations of this series.

...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-10-2010, 04:14 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 52,302
Posted By proton45
Thank you Oleg...its nice to have you back. ...

Thank you Oleg...its nice to have you back.

I really like how the cityscape is shaping up...fantastic! And the Me109 cockpit is looking as impressive as the Spitfire.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-10-2010, 11:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,705
Posted By proton45
You know...I'd have to run by the store again,...

You know...I'd have to run by the store again, just to be certain. But I'll tell ya...I was impressed by the picture. The ONE thing I should comment on, and it "could" be an issue in regards to...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-10-2010, 06:19 AM
Replies: 394
Views: 53,831
Posted By proton45
I'm wondering if their will be some way of...

I'm wondering if their will be some way of camouflaging targets? During the Battle of Brittan, England went to great measures to hide some of their airfields, factory's and other sensitive...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-10-2010, 12:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,705
Posted By proton45
I was in "Be$t Buy" the other day and I sat...

I was in "Be$t Buy" the other day and I sat looking at a "Sony Bravia"...its one of those "LED-LCD" tv's that they have been advertising. All I could think was "Wow!!!"...that thing looks amazing...I...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-08-2010, 07:26 PM
Replies: 394
Views: 53,831
Posted By proton45
With all the bickering that goes on over the...

With all the bickering that goes on over the smallest of details...it makes me wonder if Oleg and crew are feeling "more" pressure to deliver a "near perfect" flight/combat/sim?

It makes...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-08-2010, 06:45 AM
Replies: 394
Views: 53,831
Posted By proton45
I appreciate what your trying to do...but your...

I appreciate what your trying to do...but your presentation might be more effective if the angle of the aeroplane (from the viewers perspective) was the same in both pictures.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-06-2010, 06:16 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,059
Posted By proton45
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-11174324 ...

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-11174324

OR

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1308589/Rare-German-wartime-bomber-discovered-Kent-sandbank-recovered.html
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-01-2010, 11:26 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 39,850
Posted By proton45
I didn't think that my comments where completely...

I didn't think that my comments where completely "OT"...as Luthier himself had commented on "the pilots" and how their damage model might respond to physical "contact".

My thought was...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 09-01-2010, 10:13 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 39,850
Posted By proton45
We should see the physical reaction of the...

We should see the physical reaction of the "damage model" on the humans/pilots/animals, but we should be spared the "graphic carnage"...

TO BE MORE CLEAR ON MY OPINION...body's should be...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-30-2010, 04:25 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,723
Posted By proton45
Is a web site the only thing you need to become a...

Is a web site the only thing you need to become a "true believer" ? Maybe I have been following the sim world for too long, but I need more information about the game to get my hopes up... I'm...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-27-2010, 11:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,277
Posted By proton45
I said you never used them.... ;)

I said you never used them.... ;)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-27-2010, 04:03 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 39,850
Posted By proton45
Wonderful screen caps.... I'M intrigued by...

Wonderful screen caps....

I'M intrigued by the second photo...THE PILOT seems to be looking at the camera !!! I want to know more...it this a function of the AI?

THANKS !!!
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-27-2010, 04:01 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,277
Posted By proton45
I forgot a complaint that you have never used... ...

I forgot a complaint that you have never used...

"With Oleg focusing on useless details like moving grass, its obvious that Oleg has become lost in his own little world, and Ubi had to...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-27-2010, 03:37 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,693
Posted By proton45
Thats a fun video clip... I like this one too. ...

Thats a fun video clip... I like this one too.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xn4DW1uvsAE
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-27-2010, 03:28 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 41,887
Posted By proton45
I'm a little surprised that you haven't commented...

I'm a little surprised that you haven't commented on the "obvious conclusion" that could be drawn from this situation...


I believe that Oleg expressed, in that very same interview,...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-26-2010, 04:51 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,277
Posted By proton45
I can see it now... WE ARE going to...

I can see it now...

WE ARE going to get another hilarious flood of threads that are intended to "scare" Oleg into revealing the "SoW" release date (or web site, or in-game video's, or you...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-21-2010, 12:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,374
Posted By proton45
LOL...another funny topic. Just the kind of...

LOL...another funny topic. Just the kind of light reading I like with my coffee.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-21-2010, 06:32 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,878
Posted By proton45
If I remember correctly... Way...

If I remember correctly...

Way back when (meaning I cant remember exactly when, but it was shortly after the "IL2 1946" DVD came out...which included our first look at "SoW" Mark 1), ...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-20-2010, 10:07 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 41,887
Posted By proton45
lol...I was actually thinking something along...

lol...I was actually thinking something along these lines. ;)

Once again I feel quite happy with the progress I see in the screen shots!!! Its going to be one hell of a game when done.

...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-19-2010, 03:07 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,902
Posted By proton45
Yea...lets all get excited (and critical) about a...

Yea...lets all get excited (and critical) about a leaked, and pre-beta video clip. LOL!!!
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-18-2010, 05:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,002
Posted By proton45
Wow, love it...a blast from the past.

Wow, love it...a blast from the past.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-18-2010, 05:07 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,723
Posted By proton45
Looks like a console game to me...

Looks like a console game to me...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-15-2010, 03:14 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 38,366
Posted By proton45
another beautiful update....thanks to the team

another beautiful update....thanks to the team
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-07-2010, 01:41 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 36,643
Posted By proton45
Yea...that was an intriguing detail. I wish we...

Yea...that was an intriguing detail. I wish we could see the screen shots, lol.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-07-2010, 02:00 AM
Replies: 238
Views: 36,643
Posted By proton45
I think this update looks flat out "fantastic"......

I think this update looks flat out "fantastic"...

By far, this is looking like it will be the best flight combat sim to date. I'm simply flabbergast at the shear amount of detail in...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-04-2010, 06:06 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 31,408
Posted By proton45
Yea...you are right, its not a new issue. ...

Yea...you are right, its not a new issue.

But its still, waaaay closer to being on-topic then some of the posts here. ;)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-03-2010, 10:10 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 31,408
Posted By proton45
That seems a bit un-called for...he is entitled...

That seems a bit un-called for...he is entitled to his opinion, and it was stated in a civilized manor.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 08-03-2010, 07:35 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 31,408
Posted By proton45
I have a question in regards to "pilot...

I have a question in regards to "pilot animations"...

I wonder if it will be possible to have your AI wingman communicate through hand signals and visual body gestures. As people...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 07-31-2010, 06:12 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 31,408
Posted By proton45
I can just see the headlines in the gaming...

I can just see the headlines in the gaming news... "1C hires lawyers to include/display swastika in new game". That seems like a reasonable way to spend the cash & generate publicity...lol
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 07-30-2010, 06:31 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 31,408
Posted By proton45
I'm excited about the fact Oleg and team are...

I'm excited about the fact Oleg and team are working on "crew animations"...I really like the idea of these fantastic aeroplanes being filled with moving and reacting people. I think it would be a...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 07-30-2010, 02:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 915
Posted By proton45
I've been hoping that the stars would be modeled...

I've been hoping that the stars would be modeled correctly...I think it could add a level of realism, if you had to dead reckon by the night sky on long bomber missions. :)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 07-25-2010, 02:30 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 31,828
Posted By proton45
...and in the end it doesn't really matter, after...

...and in the end it doesn't really matter, after everything is said and done they will still make the game that they want to make. ;)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 07-23-2010, 09:56 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 43,004
Posted By proton45
You have no imagination at all...and I feel sorry...

You have no imagination at all...and I feel sorry for you.




;)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 07-23-2010, 05:11 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 43,004
Posted By proton45
Idiotic suggestion? I dont thinks so (in fact my...

Idiotic suggestion? I dont thinks so (in fact my comment, was a question about the game engine)...in fact their are places on this planet where the waterfall is an iconic symbols of the landscape.
...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 07-23-2010, 04:00 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 43,004
Posted By proton45
I'm wondering if the new game engine will be able...

I'm wondering if the new game engine will be able to produce water falls? It would be a really detail for some locations. Maybe this would be done through animation?

Anyway...I know this...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 07-22-2010, 06:32 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 43,004
Posted By proton45
Yea, of course they did...but no system is...

Yea, of course they did...but no system is perfect. Bird strikes was still an issue, maybe "more" common on improvised airfields...but their are other situations where birds become an obstacle. Low...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 07-22-2010, 05:24 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 43,004
Posted By proton45
I also like the idea of including birds around...

I also like the idea of including birds around airfields and "other" low altitude scenarios (like strafing "targets" on a beach covered in sea gulls_lol). I dont remember what Oleg said about birds...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 07-16-2010, 03:54 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 28,341
Posted By proton45
I know its unlikely to happen, but I'd love to...

I know its unlikely to happen, but I'd love to see crewmen panicking and screaming as their plane burns...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 07-09-2010, 07:51 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 28,341
Posted By proton45
Oh, Protos...you are such a "card", you shuffle...

Oh, Protos...you are such a "card", you shuffle when you walk and you need to be dealt with (lol). ;)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 07-06-2010, 06:03 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 41,901
Posted By proton45
Wow, RyansPlace... Now that is the way to make a...

Wow, RyansPlace... Now that is the way to make a request/comment !!! Clearly and politely stated with illustrations and written text.

I'm really impressed...and I think its a good idea. ...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 06-25-2010, 04:15 AM
Replies: 282
Views: 47,901
Posted By proton45
If you watch the Spitfire cockpit video that was...

If you watch the Spitfire cockpit video that was posted some time ago...it looks like the reflections are "dynamic"...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 06-18-2010, 06:30 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 47,901
Posted By proton45
I dont think my faith has been misplaced...this...

I dont think my faith has been misplaced...this game is looking like it will really deliver the goods! Fantastic !!!!
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 06-17-2010, 03:59 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 26,980
Posted By proton45
You gonna "help them out"? lol... ;)

You gonna "help them out"? lol... ;)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 06-16-2010, 04:45 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,192
Posted By proton45
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Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 06-16-2010, 04:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,192
Posted By proton45
I really dont think that most people here are as...

I really dont think that most people here are as "hung up" on the "dead-line/promises" issue...as a few verbal posters seem to be. But we will see...




Oh come on...the thread title was...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 06-11-2010, 03:29 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 26,980
Posted By proton45
The (auto) weathering/paint on the Spitfires look...

The (auto) weathering/paint on the Spitfires look great !!!!
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 06-07-2010, 11:03 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 42,899
Posted By proton45
I think his question has more to do with his...

I think his question has more to do with his hardware...if you have spent the money on a 7.1 set-up...you want to use it.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 06-04-2010, 02:20 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 42,899
Posted By proton45
I just get more and more impressed...

I just get more and more impressed...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 05-24-2010, 02:47 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 47,610
Posted By proton45
Fantastic...the game is looking better &...

Fantastic...the game is looking better & better!
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 05-08-2010, 07:40 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 37,886
Posted By proton45
I guess we should all just sit around...

I guess we should all just sit around typing...make it better, make it better, make it better...I dont think it looks good enough yet, make it better. LOL!!!

Well, I for one think that the...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 05-02-2010, 06:51 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 24,430
Posted By proton45
I thought he made a valid point....And even...

I thought he made a valid point....And even though his comment was based on an assumption, I don't think that it was an "offensive" (or embarrassing) misunderstanding on his part.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 04-25-2010, 04:26 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 25,951
Posted By proton45
I have to admit that I wish running people where...

I have to admit that I wish running people where animated in the sim/game. It would add a lot to the simulation to watch crew men scatter as I buzz an airfield or soft target convoy... OR imagine if...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 04-23-2010, 11:47 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 25,951
Posted By proton45
The trucks and tanks look so good I just want to...

The trucks and tanks look so good I just want to blow them to pieces....lol
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 04-11-2010, 08:53 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 40,726
Posted By proton45
lol...this is totally "off topic", but I kind of...

lol...this is totally "off topic", but I kind of like the new Dr Who...I think the writer is pretty good.
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 04-05-2010, 01:36 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 40,726
Posted By proton45
LOL...sarcasm, now thats clever. Ya,...

LOL...sarcasm, now thats clever.

Ya, I thought of the shadow thing...it just looks odd, being the same hue as the sky behind it. That and the shadow dosn't move as the aeroplane tilts. ...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 04-04-2010, 11:54 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 40,726
Posted By proton45
Hey, what do you guys think? Is their a missing...

Hey, what do you guys think? Is their a missing texture here? It kind of looks like the back of the engine is missing...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 04-04-2010, 09:00 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 40,726
Posted By proton45
I say what I think...and I dont worry about...

I say what I think...and I dont worry about weather I'm a "brown nose" or not.

Lesser minds are hung up on weather they are cool or not...

Most of these so called "cool...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 04-03-2010, 05:47 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 40,726
Posted By proton45
Thats all I'm saying... ;)

Thats all I'm saying... ;)
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 04-02-2010, 07:15 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 40,726
Posted By proton45
Aww, give little Tree a break...he probably...

Aww, give little Tree a break...he probably doesn't see any difference. This is just the reason why so many game makers "over saturate" the look of their new releases with the latest "gee wiz" DX...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 04-02-2010, 06:57 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 40,726
Posted By proton45
Wow, that looks really great... ...

Wow, that looks really great...

I like the detail at distance and the smooth transition in as you get closer...much smoother then we are used to. Also the shadows look really...
Forum: IL-2 Sturmovik 03-30-2010, 11:29 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 31,782
Posted By proton45
Their may be some people who question the verity...

Their may be some people who question the verity of the tree's and the "look" of the European theater...

BUT, I'm feeling very hopeful about the future of the sim/game. If their was...
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