An apples-to-apples comparison between FC2 to FC3/DCS World. I added a few new items to this list that I just got permission to make public today.
1- FC3 is a DCS World module that makes it single player and multiplayer compatible with all other DCS modules, including Combined Arms.
2- New F-15C 6 DOF cockpit
3- New F-15C 3D model
4- New Su-27 6 DOF cockpit
5- New Su-27 3D model
6- New A-10A 6 DOF cockpit
7- New A-10A model
8- Advanced Flight Model for A-10A
9- New Su-25 6 DOF cockpit
10- Expanded map into eastern Georgia and southern Russian that includes several new and detailed Russian and Georgian airbases, cities, and topography.
11- Many new unit models that include: A-10C, F-15E, F/A-18C, MiG-31, A-50, E-3, KC-135, IL-76MD, IL-78M, An-26B, An-30M, E-2D, E-3C, P-51D, Yak-40, CH-47D, Mi-8MT, Perry Class Frigate, Ticonderoga Class Cruiser, T-90 tank, and SA-3, SA-6, SA-11 and SA-15 SAM systems.
12- Updated and improved graphical effects for water surface / transparency, ground explosions, smoke, fire, and lighting.
13- Improved air-to-air missile flight physics.
14- Resource Manager system.
15- Many new trigger options (both Conditions and Actions) for the Mission Editor, permitting for more tactically varied missions than ever before in the FC series.
16- New and updated campaigns that cover all of the FC3 aircraft.
17- Pitch and roll sea states depending on wind weather.
18- Dynamic weather system.
19- Improved low altitude graphical detail that includes grass and higher detailed terrain noise.
20- Improved air and ground unit AI.
21- Fast Mission Generator.
22- New AI radio communications from other flights.
23- Improved airbases that include Batumi, Senaki-Kolkhi, and Sukhumi-Babushara.
24- Added bullseye to mission map and AI radio references.
25- New single missions.
26- New multiplayer missions.
27- New dual engagement radar mode for the MiG-29S.
28- Improved flight manual.
29- Improved cockpit textures.
30- New weapons such as JDAM, WCMD, and senor fused weapons.
31- New coalitions of Italy, Abkhazia, and South Ossetia.
32- Adjusted landing properties for Standard Flight Model aircraft.
DCS World: http://www.dcs-world.com
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Last edited by Wags; 01-05-2013 at 10:47 PM.