When viewing the world map concerning Microsoft Flight Simulator, developer Asobo Studio remains adamant on rolling out new additions for the aviation experience. From the recent World Update XIII featuring numerous improvements for the Oceania territory illustrates just that. Even more, the announcement for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2024 further supports this with new aviation roles underway for next year.
Additionally, collaborations have proven to be a big players as well in fresh content for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Previously, we witnessed this with the addition of the iconic Halo Pelican into Microsoft Flight Simulator. Furthermore, a later Top Gun Maverick Update also illustrated expanding the horizon with fighter jets being a new vessel to break the skies in.
Now in a new announcement at the Xbox Games Showcase, Dune Atreides Ornithopters will be coming to Microsoft Flight Simulator. You can watch the trailer in the video below:
“We worked closely with the team at Legendary, Warner Bros., and a key member of the Dune design team to create an incredibly detailed Atreides Ornithopter. Every system and control of the cockpit has been authentically recreated and the unique aspects of the flight model have been captured. Master the complex controls of one of the most dynamic aircrafts ever conceived as you pilot your ornithopter through awe-inspiring locations across the mysterious desert planet of Arrakis.”
Xbox Wire Editor-in-Chief Joe Skrebels continues: “The planet of Arrakis comes to life in Microsoft Flight Simulator – Dune Expansion! We are delighted to announce our partnership with Legendary Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures to bring the renowned Dune film franchise to life in the Microsoft Flight Simulator – Dune Expansion.”
Do you plan to try out the Atreides Ornithopter later this autumn?
Dune Update for Microsoft Flight Simulator arrives to Xbox Series X|S & PC on November 3, 2023.
Source: Xbox Wire