Microsoft Flight opens up the skies to rookie pilots (review)

Before we start, there’s something I need to confess. When it comes to flight simulators, I’m a complete novice. Fear not though, because Microsoft Flight is intended to get everyone in the air, “whether you are a casual gamer who has always wanted to fly, or an experienced pilot who wants to test your skills.” The question is, can Microsoft’s free-to-play simulator really help rookies like myself get airborne, while maintaining enough depth to satisfy veteran pilots?

Microsoft goes free-to-play with Age of Empires Online; announces Microsoft Flight flying game

Microsoft is reviving a couple of its most popular video game franchises today, but with a twist. The PC games include  Age of Empires Online, the latest in the Age of Empires ancient combat real-time strategy game franchise, and Microsoft Flight, the latest entry in the Microsoft Flight Simulator franchise. (Note: the links to the games were not linking when I checked them).