Storm of War

Messerschmitt Me 262: Is there a place for it on SoW Normandy?

Recently we posted an article about the F4U-1D Corsair, and its possible inclusion on the Storm of War server (link). But what about the Messerschmitt Me 262? The short answer: Yes, as Kommando Schenck, KG51 The long answer:… Read More

October 2021: Sow Ribbons Investiture for September 2021

PILOT AWARDS The following pilots have received the below awards for their performance in SEPTEMBER 2021. Up to 30 Ribbons of each type were awarded (the total number that can be awarded is based on the number of… Read More

September 2021: Sow Ribbons Investiture for August 2021

PILOT AWARDS The following pilots have received the below awards for their performance in AUGUST 2021. After the busiest ever month on the server, 35 Ribbons of each type were awarded (the total number that can be awarded… Read More

AUGUST 2021: Sow Ribbons Investiture for JULY 2021

SPECIAL MENTIONS IN DISPATCHES During July, the server put a focus on Air to Ground attack. As a result of this focus, some specific actions have been singled out for special recognition. The following Virtual Squadrons achieved the… Read More

July 2021: DCS Map Comparison

Although the Storm of War server only uses the Normandy map, it is nevertheless interesting to compare the sizes of all the maps in DCS world.

July 2021: DCS Multiplayer Trains

In multiplayer WW2 DCS trains do not work. They do not appear correctly for all clients. They do not run correctly. In some cases, they simply do not appear at all. This is a MAJOR deficiency of the simulator, which has existed for years, and had led to a lot of frustrated customers.

July 2021: Why not Marianas Map?

In this article, we take a critical look at the Marianas Map and speculate if the WW2 version of it would be suitable for Storm of War.

July 2021: Sow Medals Investiture for June 2021

SQUADRON AWARDS/ CITATIONS Since January 2021, virtual squadrons are recognised as a “unit” for contributions over a longer period (each half year). This recognition comes in the form of “unit citations” which all pilots within that squadron will… Read More

July 2021: Ground War

Exactly 77 years ago this month, a pitched battle was raging in Normandy. So this month we’re focusing on the ground war.

June 2021: Sow Awards Investiture for May 2021

PILOT AWARDS The following pilots have received the below awards for their performance in April 2021. A maximum of 28 (or 27 in the case or anti-maritime) Ribbons of each type were awarded for the month (based on… Read More

May 2021: Month end Update

A quick look at May 2021 with some updates on plans for the server

MAY 2021: SoW server 2.7 Update

The launch of DCS 2,7 open beta was rough for a few servers, in particular who are hosting warbird missions on the Normandy map. Thankfully, we now appear to have a stable Open Beta. After two days of… Read More