Version 0.99 ships!

What better way to start the New Year than to finally ship our version 0.99? As in the last versions, there is a complete package that you can install over any other version and there is a version to go on top of the last one (0.98) which drastically reduces the download size. Changes are : � Increased ground activity � A new Historical Quick Mission Scenario-...

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BOB User Stories: Accompanied by Eagles

These stories are all user-created stories, developed years ago when the Battle of Britain sim was just an infant. We are re-posting them out of respect to the individuals that dedicated time and effort to make BoB as successful as it is now. I was exhausted, bleeding, and a quick look at the holes in my torn left wing told me that I was up to my eyes in...

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BOB User Stories: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Airdrome

My Spitfire shudders under the impact of several more vicious impacts. Where is your wingman when you really need him I wonder? I find myself quite the odd man out as my trusted Spitfire whirls around in the very midst of 10 or 20 of the Luftwaffe’s best fighters. I seem to be barely holding my own. The truth of it is that the only thing that has saved my sorry...

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BOB User Stories: The Lottery of Life

Our Spitfires float easily over a flat expanse of Channel. Behind us Dover’s chalky white cliffs hug tight to the green coast of summertime England. Ahead lie France and the Luftwaffe. Somewhere in between the two landmasses enemy fighters are believed to be searching for us as we also diligently scan the sky ahead in a desperate search for them. It is true...

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BOB User Stories: Attack Height 50 Meters Episode II

Attack Height 50 Meters Episode II Read Attack Height 50 Meters Episode I here. Will I shoot someone who is defenseless? Would that be different from bombing the maintenance halls which might also contain some people that can not shoot back or from bombing the fox holes or even from the He111 crews bombing London? Suddenly, I realize that I have gotten the...

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BOB User Stories: A Nasty Surprise Episode II

A Nasty Surprise Episode Two Read A Nasty Surprise: Episode I here. High above England, Major Werner Von Himmelraisermesser sitting uncomfortably in his BF109 squirmed to get a better view of the enemy fighters as they rose to attack the formations of Do17s lumbering on toward their targets. The British fighters were 12 Hurricanes from No. 11 group of 501 sqn....

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BOB User Stories: A Celebration with Friends Episode I

A Celebration with Friends Episode I It is Christmas Eve and a lone BF 109, the sole survivor of a German recon flight of six, limps along just above the cloud layers over a quiet English coastline that is draped in a mantle of soft snow. Below the mottled gray 109, the bright moon casts a dark, wavering shadow that rolls along over the wispy canyons and misty...

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