post on the IL-2 Sturmovik Forum
announces that IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of
is heading into the final stages of development before the
official release of the new installment in the aerial combat series. They say
the Early Access edition is now officially in the beta stage, which they say
will last the whole summer, culminating in an official release in September.
They also announce that they are bestowing Founder status to anyone who
purchased the game between November 2013 and this month in gratitude for the
support. Here's word:
Although not our original planned release date, we
decided to prepare the game properly so we could present it to the worldwide
flight sim community with pride. And your support and attention has proven us
that the future of our project is worth fighting for despite all circumstances.
Rest assured that the rest of the path will be exciting too. Firstly, we
received numerous requests to make Standard edition available again, so we
agreed to put it back in the store until June 18th. All the details about the
two different editions are available on our
Secondly, as a sign of gratitude for your trust and great support we decided to
give the Founders tag to everyone who bought the game from November 2013 till
May 2014. Because that way you can be recognized as someone who made the rebirth
of your favorite gaming genre possible!
We also plan to launch the game on Steam later this summer. Pricing will be
similar to the one on our site. All details about the Steam release will be