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  • Summary: From light planes to wide-body jets, fly highly detailed and accurate aircraft in the next generation of Microsoft Flight Simulator. Test your piloting skills against the challenges of night flying, real-time atmospheric simulation and live weather in a dynamic and living world.
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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 64 out of 66
  2. Negative: 0 out of 66
  1. Sep 2, 2020
    100
    Thanks to Microsoft Flight Simulator, everybody can now get a taste of the excitement that comes with being a pilot. The game is so remarkably good at this that you don’t even need to use your imagination. Your dreams will come true on the screen.
  2. Aug 17, 2020
    100
    The miracle of flight is something to savour, no matter your seat. Microsoft Flight Simulator not only captures that feeling, it manages to put the entire world in your hands.
  3. Aug 23, 2020
    95
    The latest version of Microsoft's Flight Simulator series is without a doubt the finest work by Asobo Studios yet, one that took full advantage of Microsoft's mapping technology to create one of the best games ever. Flight Simulator 2020 takes a huge leap forward in terms of visual technologies and sets a whole new standard for the Simulation genre, and things get even more exciting after Asobo announced that the 2020 version is going to be a huge 10-year project and the game that we have our hands on right now is just the beginning.
  4. Aug 17, 2020
    90
    If you are an experienced pilot and already have X-Plane with premium paid content, you won't upgrade to Microsoft Flight Simulator. Well, not right away. Because if we can find problems with Asobo's baby, none of them is insolvable and will undoubtedly see improvements to strive even more towards perfection. As it stands, Flight Simulator is already a benchmark platform that will undoubtedly establish itself as the civil flight simulation of the decade. Checkmate.
  5. Aug 21, 2020
    90
    A visionary, landmark release that's built with the long haul in mind. It will take a while for PC hardware to catch up with the game's potential, but despite some early technical turbulence the experience remains dazzling.
  6. Aug 17, 2020
    90
    Hardcore simmers will love it, and for more casual players it is still undeniably fun.
  7. Oct 19, 2020
    60
    When all is said and done, Microsoft Flight Simulator in its current state reminds me a lot of Sea of Thieves shortly after launch. The game has a lot of promise and a lot of potential, but it is marred by a number of issues that keep it from really shining. Once the issues have been worked out in six months or a year from now, I fully expect Microsoft Flight Simulator to be a must-have title. Right now, unless you are a hardcore flight sim fanatic, I would pass on buying the premium version and just stick to playing the basic version that's included with GamePass.

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  1. Aug 19, 2020
    10
    This review contains spoilers, click expand to view. An absolute masterpiece and technological achievement.

    The download process was a little trying but straight forward for anyone with more than 5 brain cells.

    I'm looking forward to spending many hours flying.
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  2. Aug 20, 2020
    10
    Está bueno pude ver mi casa xd buenos gráficos aunque falta que arreglen las siudades de latinoamerica aunque ya informaron que lo aran másEstá bueno pude ver mi casa xd buenos gráficos aunque falta que arreglen las siudades de latinoamerica aunque ya informaron que lo aran más adelanto lo único tiempos de cargas un poco lentos y neseistan un buen PC not tenés derecho a ponerle un 0 porque tú PC tiene una vodoo 3 en fin un buen juego con tiempos de carga un poco largos y un poco exigente Expand
  3. Aug 24, 2020
    10
    es el mejor simulador de juegos que e visto es una pasada..es una obra maestra
  4. Aug 20, 2020
    10
    This review contains spoilers, click expand to view. ¡El mejor simulador de la historia! teniendo un pc con r5 3600,gtx 1070ti y 32gb de ram simplemente se ve excelente... Te gusta viajar, los aviones, el realismo a niveles nunca vistos este es tu juego ideal. Lo único malo es que pesa demasiado pero es de esperarse ya que el PUTO MUNDO ESTA EN ESTE JUEGO. Expand
  5. LFG
    Aug 20, 2020
    8
    La vd es un juego entretenido, con tremendos gráficos que a mi opinión son el techo de la generación
  6. Aug 22, 2020
    2
    Otimização é inexistente nesse jogo, não dá nem pra saber oque causa o fps baixo, já que o processador, memoria ram e placa de vídeo não estãoOtimização é inexistente nesse jogo, não dá nem pra saber oque causa o fps baixo, já que o processador, memoria ram e placa de vídeo não estão nem perto de seu uso máximo (Cerca de 50 a 65% de uso). Achei que poderia ser a internet por conta de alguns dados que são gerados em tempo real, mas acho que 200 mega não deveria ser um problema. Loadings extremamente demorados, mesmo com o jogo instalado no SSD. Bug na hora de atualizar, jogo fechando sozinho, entre outros problemas. Também achei bem ruim conciliar controle de Xbox com o mouse, dá vários bugs na interface.
    Espero que melhore com o tempo, jogar sem esses problema deve ser bem divertido.
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  7. Aug 26, 2020
    0
    I had a lot of bugs and glitches in the game, frame rates droping and the price isnt that great, im disapointed.

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