New nations

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Heliborne mostly features American and Soviet/Russian helicopters split into two nations. Do you plan more nations? We do plan a separate technical tree with European helicopters. Non-European helicopters are also possible.

AI helicopters

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Will you add AI helicopters? Yes, we are going to add them to PvE game modes to give you some air targets. No plans to add them into PvP though: it’s nearly impossible to us to do AI helicopters with … Read More

VTOLs

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What about VTOLs like V-22 Osprey? Those are not helicopters and will require a lot of gameplay changes and a completely different flight model. We don’t see a lot of advantages that VTOLs could potentially bring and thus don’t have … Read More

Prototype helicopters

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Any plans on RAH-66 Comanche and other prototype helicopters? Not in near future, but this is something we keep thinking about. However, we wouldn’t like to put them together with serial helicopters. If we add prototypes, most probably it will … Read More

Non-armed transport helicopters

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Will you add giant transport helicopters like Mi-6/Mi-26? We are currently working on transport gameplay features, including sling load. After they are ready purely transport helicopters are very possible. Before that there’s not much they can do in battles.

3D cockpits

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I think the game will benefit from detailed 3D cockpits. When will you add them?  We are a very small team with one programmer and one artist/ modeler. We basically don’t have resources to make 3D-cockpits at the moment. One cockpit … Read More

Retractable landing gears

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Will there be retractable landing gears? Eventually. For us right now it’s a simple choice between: a) retractable landing gear and doors b) +3 new helicopters (like CH-46, SH-3, etc) At the moment we are choosing b), but eventually a) … Read More