"Captured sequences from edition named "IL2 Sturmovik : 1946" IL-2 Sturmovik is a combat flight simulator video game, focused on the air battles of the Eastern Front during World War II. It is named for the Soviet Ilyushin Il-2 ground-attack fighter, which played a prominent role in this theatre. Along with its sequels, it is considered one of the leading WWII flight simulators. The game was developed by 1C: Maddox Games and published by 1C in Russia and Ubisoft in the rest of the world, for the PC on November 18, 2001. The game has been updated frequently, the latest version that includes all sequels and patches being 4.08m. The flight simulator IL-2: Sturmovik and the sequels Forgotten Battles, Forgotten Battles Ace expansion pack, Pacific Fighters, Pe-2 add-on, Manchuria and 1946 now contain 347 aircraft, 256 are flyable. The aircraft covers most major aircraft deployed during World War II as well as some which did not leave the prototype stage. The original version of the game featured 31 playable Russian, German, British, French and American planes and an additional 40 non-flyable planes...."