KWI
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New MS Flight Simulator?

Sat Sep 23, 2006 8:43 pm

Does anybody know when the new Microsoft Flight simulator is coming out?

thank you in advance

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sv2008
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RE: New MS Flight Simulator?

Sat Sep 23, 2006 8:53 pm

Probably depends on which country your in/ordering it from.

The Uk release is currently 27th october, which means the USA release is probably the 24th or 17th October.

Games can always be delayed though.
 
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RE: New MS Flight Simulator?

Sat Sep 23, 2006 10:44 pm

I have heard October 3rd but im like 95% sure that it will be delayed.
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RE: New MS Flight Simulator?

Sun Sep 24, 2006 12:14 am

Quoting Sv2008 (Reply 1):
17th October.
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RE: New MS Flight Simulator?

Sun Sep 24, 2006 12:22 am

According to this site http://www.gamespot.com/pc/sim/microsoftflightsimulatorx/index.html it is October 17/06 just as NWADC9 states.
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sv2008
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RE: New MS Flight Simulator?

Sun Sep 24, 2006 7:42 am

Thats no surprise really, games for some reason are almost always released on tuesdays in the US and fridays in the UK.

Uk versions are often later because they tend (but not always) to be 'euro' versions with different languages installed.

Releases are in the USA first because it's a bigger market. Again there are some exceptions, mainly from UK/Europe based design teams.
 
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RE: New MS Flight Simulator?

Sun Sep 24, 2006 10:19 am

Quoting COEWR737 (Reply 2):
I have heard October 3rd but im like 95% sure that it will be delayed.



Quoting Sv2008 (Reply 1):
the USA release is probably the 24th or 17th October.

Originally, I heard it was October 3rd, but that has since changed to the 17th. But Amazon.com still lists the delivery date for October 3rd.
 
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RE: New MS Flight Simulator?

Sun Sep 24, 2006 9:17 pm

I'd be surprised if there was such a big gap between USA and UK releases, but it's not impossible.
 
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RE: New MS Flight Simulator?

Tue Sep 26, 2006 4:57 am

As of this morning, Wal-Mart as listing October 3rd on their website, but now, 6 hours later, they are showing the 17th...dangit!!! hissyfit 

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SurferX
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RE: New MS Flight Simulator?

Tue Sep 26, 2006 9:53 am

I got an e-mail from Amazon saying it was going to ship earlier, but it's on my other computer...When I get motivated to go over there, I'll see what it says...

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