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Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator is one of the oldest and best flightsimulator products in the area of flight simulation. Due to its extensive use of plugins and addons it can easily be exten­ded to a much more enjoyable state.

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Developer: Microsoft

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VersionDescriptionLatest RatingLatest Wine version testedTest resultsComments
'88 (3.0)These are the early MS-DOS versions of Flight Simulator. Pretty much the same graphics and gameplay.Bronze1.1.1410
'89 (4.0)Early DOS version with slightly improved graphics.Garbage1.1.1410
'93 (5.0)This version was a milestone and a step forward in realism. It uses textures for the first time in flight simulator history.Garbage1.1.1410
'95 (5.1; DOS)Though it's named v5, this was a really big release featuring a completely new weather system (storms, 3D clouds and fog) and a lot of performance and graphics improvements. This was the first version published on a CD-ROM. Its sequel (95) was a windows port of this DOS version.Garbage1.1.1410
'95 (Windows)Version 95 was a rebuild of MS5.1 (DOS) for windows. It has better graphics.Silver1.7.3540
'98Version 98Platinum1.7.380
2000Version 2000.Silver4.0.250
2002Version 2002 of this game.Silver2.0.180
2004Version 2004.Silver6.15-staging270
XMicrosoft Flight Simulator XBronze2.61811
X (Demo)Demo version of FSX, featuring 2 airports and 3 aircraft.Bronze1.3.730