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  • Salute all! After a few months' absence, I've reentered the fray once again. Glad to see Thursday nights still going! grin

    Had an awesome time scanning the skies and facing some stiff competition with the US103rd! You guys were good when I left, but I would dare say that you've all gotten even better! Very good cohesion & teamwork!

    After the serious flying, I went and had a series of hilarious duels on New Fliers and Friends. Apparently my Camel and DH.4 skills need to be dusted off lol.

    Anyway, you can catch the livestream here:
    https://www.twitch.tv/videos/330415870

    Also, you can get a view from the other side with US103_Baer's excellent YouTube stream here:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2HjooWhrOCg
     

  • Salute all!

    Was quite the interesting night on Wargrounds this evening!

    You can see my archived livestream here:

    https://www.twitch.tv/videos/333440900


    You can also see US103_Baer's livestream from the Entente perspective here:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=16a7upjPxPw


    (Twitch stream 0:00:00 - 1:03:48)
    We started off with some super high-alt attempts to engage the US103rd in our Pfalz D.XIIs, Fokker D.VIIfs...and Dr 1s. (We dragged poor JG1_AngryGoat up to nosebleed altitude in his Dr 1. Upon his return to our lines, we were only able to stave off the effects of severe hypoxia with craft beer and assurances that we wouldn't do that to his beloved Dr 1 again.)

    (Twitch stream 1:07:00 - 2:16:28)
    Following that, we headed to the claustrophobic skies of winter Cappy, where JG1 and J30 teamed up to try some 2 seater formations with Halberstadt CL.2s and Rolands. Had some interesting run-ins with the US103rd once more, and some entertaining dogfights with a brave man flying a Sopwith Triplane and one particular Cuban gentleman in a SPAD 7.

    (Twitch stream 2:18:00 - 2:39:00)
    I then decamped to NFF in search of some PvP action. No luck, so I took an S-22 and tried to brush up on my level bombing. After the bombs were dropped, I attempted to dogfight the AI in my trusty Russian passenger plane.

    (Twitch stream 2:40:00 - end)
    Still searching for PvP action, I returned to Wargrounds determined to have some fun. One life to live was earlier; now it's time to live like there's no tomorrow! Thus, we took a hypnosis-inducing paintscheme in our gun-packed DH.4 and attempted to draw some planes into a fight. After that, it was back to NFF for some really hilarious dogfighting action with some dedicated Camel pilots, including the one and only Voodoo! (Several collisions may have been involved...my apologies, Herr Voodoo!)

    All in all...I had way too much energy last night. This is what happens when I take a 3 hour nap in the afternoon lol.

    Big salute to the US103rd! You guys are maintaining your discipline and cohesion. But you still manage to have fun, which really is why we fly this sim. (On that note, seeing Parsons demonstrate low-altitude bombing techniques at 0:09:35 on Baers YouTube stream is the funniest thing I've seen in ROF livestreams for a while lol!)
     

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