The enemies are close, would you dare to join the Squadron? Tweak planes in a 1st person mechanic mode, set the clouds on fire in aerial fights sim and discover extra missions in an open world of RAF Base. Enjoy a gameplay based on a real history and become the Ace of Sky.
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October 17

Update 1.4.2


Throughout the last weeks we have been working very hard on the update 1.4.2. New patch brings some needed improvements. Spitfire is now available in the custom mission. We have implemented some cool new loading screens for bigger immersion. There are some new visuals, new option menu for the custom missions. We have also fixed some annoying bugs. We encourage you to share your insights about the game, on Steam Discussions. Have fun with the new patch!

FEATURES
  • Added mission-specific loading screens
  • Added Spitfire to custom mission
IMPROVEMENTS
  • Added mission-specific background images to campaign replay menu
  • Added custom mission level to main menu
  • Moved custom mission to office near main hangar
  • Added gameplay options to mission start UI
  • Improved projectile visuals.
  • Improved Spitfire rate of fire and firing effects
  • Added a new officer cap
FIX
  • Fixed airfield progress not always being saved to savegame file
  • Fixed temperature counters in custom missions
  • Fixed sharp lake edges when viewed from distance on some graphic cards
  • Fixed bicycle blocker near main hangar
  • Fixed collision detection in custom mission
  • Fixed some Spitfire mechanic components not affecting player aircraft in flight missions.

Cheers,
Atomic Jelly
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September 27

Update 1.4.1



As we've been promising for some time now, we have added some controllers tweaks in this week's update. We worked hard on making keybindings presets for the most popular controllers on the market. New settings should be much better and easier to master. That's not all - check out the changelog of patch 1.4.1 below and don't hesitate to share some more precious feedback with us, that'll allow us to further develop this game the way you want it!

IMPROVEMENTS
  • Reduced sensitivity of mouse axis detection in keybindings menu
  • Added device icons to keybindings menu
  • Improved controller auto-configuration for joysticks
  • Improved gamepads auto-configuration for airfield and mechanic modes
  • Added gamepad cursor control in mechanic mode
  • Added keybindings action to open pause menu
  • Added keybindings action to open pilot cards menu
  • Added missing translations
  • Added fuel tank to Bf109, He111, Do17 as killcam objects
  • Added dynamic camera to aircraft take off animation before mission.
FIX
  • Fixed controller auto-configuration leaving orphaned axes in keybindings.
  • Fixed some hair materials
  • Fixed uniforms symbols
  • Recalibrated spitfire crosshair (realistic mode)
  • Fixed physical material sounds on Airfield level
  • Fixed Spitfire propeller
  • Fixed minor UI issue when riding bicycle
  • Fixed engine power resetting to 100% after killcam or when switching camera in flight.


Cheers,
Atomic Jelly
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About This Game

303 Squadron: Battle of Britain portrays the life of WWII heroes from an unique perspective. Joining the 303 Squadron you will fight with other pilots in realistic history-based battles, but also repair your planes in 1st Person Mechanic Mode. The open world of RAF Northolt Base allows you to experience the daily life’s struggles of War and discover countless additional side-missions.

Thanks to the variety of available roles, you will be able to embrace the real life of Fighter Squadron and get to know the importance of each role- from the ground crew to the pilot.

The gameplay is entirely based on historical events. All the characters, missions, even planes’ mechanics is precisely and realistically recreated in order to deliver the most exciting, unique and inimitable experience. Most importantly, 303 Squadron: Battle of Britain is a game, but also a tribute to all the heroes of 303, and other, Squadrons.

No. 303 Fighter Squadron was formed in Britain in July 1940 comprised of polish and other nations pilots. It fought alongside other RAF units in the Battle of Britain. The 303 Squdadron was well-known for its bravado, fearless attitude, precision and professionalism. During the WWII, they were one of the most effective units of Royal Air Force.

Now, you can learn about those heroes. And become one of them.

Main features:
  • Missions and aerial combats based on an actual day-by-day skirmishes documented in the Battle’s calendar by one of the participants
  • Realistic physics and movement of fighter planes based on their actual parameters
  • 1st Plane Mechanic Mode of Hawker Hurricanes
  • Open world of RAF Northolt Base with hidden side-missions and characters influencing the gameplay

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7 / 8 / 10
    • Processor: Intel Core i5-4690 / AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 or AMD Radeon R9 270X with 2GB VRAM or more
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 10 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX compatible
    • Additional Notes: Mobile GPUs are not officially supported, the game may work but we cannot guarantee it.
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7 / 8 / 10
    • Processor: Intel Core i5-6600K / AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 or AMD Radeon RX 580 Series with 4GB VRAM or more
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 10 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX compatible
    • Additional Notes: Mobile GPUs are not officially supported, the game may work but we cannot guarantee it.

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