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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.

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Microsoft Flight Simulator X Windows AirCreation Trike Ultralight flying over La Manga (Spain)
Microsoft Flight Simulator X Windows Maule Orion fying in winter over Sierra de Tramuntana (Spain)
Microsoft Flight Simulator X Windows Robison R22 beta II flying over La Manga (Spain)
Microsoft Flight Simulator X Windows Air Bus 321 after take Off in San Javier Airport

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Alternate Titles

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

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Gaming Nexus Oct 10, 2006 9.2 out of 10 92
Yahoo! Games Oct 16, 2006 4.5 out of 5 90
FZ Oct 25, 2006 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
YouGamers Mar 06, 2007 85 out of 100 85
4Players.de Nov 13, 2006 85 out of 100 85
GameSpot Oct 16, 2006 8.4 out of 10 84
G4 TV: X-Play Nov 07, 2006 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
FileFactory Games / Gameworld Network Nov 21, 2006 80 out of 100 80
1UP Oct 17, 2006 6 out of 10 60
GotNext Jan 10, 2007 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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Trivia

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.

Awards

  • 4Players
    • 2006 – #2 Best Simulation of the Year

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