Microsoft Flight Simulator Roadmap Updated for 2022

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Microsoft Flight Simulator Roadmap Updated for 2022

January 11, 2022

By: Robert N. Adams

More Info About This Game
Developer
Asobo Studio
Publisher
Xbox Game Studios
Platforms
Windows
Release Date
August 18, 2020 (Calendar)
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The Microsoft Flight Simulator Roadmap has been updated for 2022, detailing what new content players can look forward to in the next few months.

Microsoft Flight Simulator closed out 2021 with a bang. Following its improvements to training earlier in the year, the devs debuted World Update 6 and revealed the Game of the Year Edition. Now, a new year is here -- and that means it's time to update the roadmap!

Microsoft Flight Simulator Roadmap 2022

What's New in the Microsoft Flight Simulator Roadmap 2022?

The Microsoft Flight Simulator Roadmap has some nice surprises in store for players. To start, World Update 7 and World Update 8 are both slated for this year, both of which are going to be coming within the next few months.

 
 

Naturally, some new planes are coming, too. The Fokker FVII will be the second Local Legend and will debut this month. The first "Famous Flyer" will also be making its debut soon -- the Antonov AN-2 will launch on February 22, 2022. The third Local Legend plane is planned for sometime in March 2022.

This Microsoft Flight Simulator Roadmap also lays out the schedule for the usual Feedback Snapshots, SDK updates, and Sim Updates; you can read more about the roadmap in this recent news post.

Microsoft Flight Simulator Roadmap 2022 slice

When is the Microsoft Flight Simulator World Update 7 Release Date?

The Microsoft Flight Simulator World Update 7 release date is January 31, 2021. Local Legend II: Fokker FVII will also debut on this date.

It looks like there's a fair amount of content planned for the coming months. You can join in on the fun by buying Microsoft Flight Simulator: Game of the Year Edition for PC and Xbox right now starting at $59.99 or your regional equivalent.

What are you most looking forward to in the Microsoft Flight Simulator Roadmap for 2022? What's been your favorite post-launch addition? Let us know in the comments below!

 
 

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I've had a controller in my hand since I was 4 and I haven't stopped gaming since. CCGs, Tabletop Games, Pen & Paper RPGs - I've tried a whole bunch of stuff over the years and I'm always looking to try more!

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