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Microsoft Flight Simulator Singapore Add-On Announced by Orbx; Chicago Released by Drzewiecki Design

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Microsoft Flight Simulator Singapore Add-On Announced by Orbx; Chicago Released by Drzewiecki Design

Those who love enriching their cityscapes in Microsoft Flight Simulators have two reasons to celebrate today.

Those who love enriching their cityscapes in Microsoft Flight Simulators have two reasons to celebrate today.

Orbx just announced a Singapore package that promises to beautify the Asian city-state considerably.

Here’s what you can expect when it launches (a release date has not been announced yet).

  • 20 high-detail custom landmarks including Supertree Grove, Helix Bridge, The Fullerton Hotel, and the Old and New Supreme Courts
  • 130 medium-detail custom landmarks, balancing quality and performance.
  • Extensive terraforming across the coverage area, enhancing how our custom landmarks sit within the simulator’s terrain.
  • Unique laser lights on the Marina Bay Sands Hotel
  • Custom night lighting based on real-world photography.
  • Enhancements to harbor, port, and industrial areas between Jurong Island and Changi Airport

You can see what the add-on looks like below, keeping in mind that the images are work-in-progress.

If you want something here and now, Drzewiecki Design just released Chicago. While the default city has photogrammetry, this add-on promises to increase the level of detail considerably.

Here’s what it includes.

  • Chicago, Illinois scenery with over 2000 custom-made objects including whole downtown in 3D plus other landmarks, bridges, stadiums, harbors/marinas, trains… all FPS-friendly, with epic night textures and PBR materials
  • Advanced night lighting, custom animations, custom mesh
  • Perfect compatibility and interaction with MSFS default photogrammetry
  • 17 custom-made heliports

It’s currently available on Orbx’s store for $19.96.

Microsoft Flight Simulator is already available for Windows 10 and Steam and will release in summer 2021 for Xbox Series X ad Series S.

Incidentally, if you’re interested in Microsoft Flight Simulator’s add-ons, you can enjoy our recent reviews of Newcastle International Airport and Sankt Johann.

Speaking of Microsoft Flight Simulator in general, during a livestreamed event a few days ago, the developers shared a lot of details about the future of the sim, including the next world update focusing on the United Kingdom.

If you want to learn more about the game, you can read our review that will tell you everything you need to know about Asobo Studio’s game.

You can also check out our guide wiki that includes more information to help you get started in the game.

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