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Microsoft Flight Simulator X (Windows)

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Microsoft Flight Simulator X or FSX is the tenth version of Microsoft's line of civilian flight simulators. It updates the series to take advantage of up-to-date technologies including DirectX 10 and features much improved graphics and multiplayer support in the form of "Shared Skies" feature, which allows multiple players to share the cockpit.

The standard version is aimed at casual players and features 18 planes, 40 high-detail airports, 28 high-detail cities and 30+ structured missions.

The player can choose between flying predefined missions or free flight anywhere he or she wants in single player or multiplayer mode. The whole world is modelled in the game and in this version the maximum altitude is 100 million feet. New aircraft in this version include Airbus A321, DHC-2 Beaver floatplane, Boeing 737-800 and a new ultralight, Air Creation Trike 582 SL.


Microsoft Flight Simulator X Windows Maule Orion cockpit
Microsoft Flight Simulator X Windows De Havilland Beaver DHC2
Microsoft Flight Simulator X Windows Boeing 737-800 and Palma Bay behind
Microsoft Flight Simulator X Windows DG Flugzeugbau DG 808S

Alternate Titles

  • "模擬飛行 10" -- Chinese spelling (traditional)
  • "FSX" -- Common abbreviation

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UOL Jogos Oct 11, 2006 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
FZ Oct 25, 2006 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
GameStar (Germany) Oct, 2006 86 out of 100 86
Gamernode Oct 29, 2006 8.6 out of 10 86
YouGamers Mar 06, 2007 85 out of 100 85
GamingTrend Nov 15, 2006 503 out of 600 84
GameZone Oct 11, 2006 8.4 out of 10 84
Video Game Talk Oct 05, 2006 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Gamesmania.de Nov 06, 2006 78 out of 100 78
VGPub Nov 06, 2006 7.3 out of 10 73


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1001 Video Games

Microsoft Flight Simulator X appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.


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    • 2006 – #2 Best Simulation of the Year

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NH (471) added Microsoft Flight Simulator X (Windows) on Jan 29, 2007