I might be tempted to buy this game when it appears for sale
Nice of MS to telegraph this to the world, so all those devs working for other sims can go look for other work, or prepare to join the Movement.
There surely would be no reason to compete?
It's the antithesis of the fragmentation following the Effeh Sex and bastard children debacle.
I do wonder how this happened?
No basis for the thought, but I have wondered if the money of the late Paul Allen isn't somehow involved here?
It would partly explain the international demographic of the MS team, I previously thought MSFS all lived in Bill Gates' old house in Seattle.
And what about this: when the dust has settled, and the concept is shown to have worked in the marketplace, a new combat flight sim to the same standard?
There's room for a companion volume to the civvy flightsim for sure.
MSCFS2 was a stunner in its time, and sat well alongside FS2002/4
Biggest question as referenced by Michael, would be what brand of Vit. D to use, due to lack of sun exposure in the darkened simpit.