Take On Helicopters Summary
Bohemia Interactive has announced that the 1.06 update for the helicopter sim Take On Helicopters is now available. The update, which is codenamed "Downtown", not only features a large number of fixes, improvements and optimizations to the core engine, but also includes a new DLC pack called "Take On Helicopters: Rearmed".
While working on multiplayer missions for his helicopter sim Take On Helicopters, developer Jedra discovered a "bi-product of this learning process was a new Time Trial."
This has resulted in a quintet of new Trials.
Bohemia Interactive has announced the first downloadable content for their helicopter sim Take On Helicopters. The DLC is called "Hinds" and adds the Mil Mi-24 V, Mi-24 P and Mi-35 Super Hind helicopter gunships, with over 25 different liveries, more single-player challenges, five time trials and a new competitive multiplayer scenario.
Arma 2's Bohemia Interactive has revealed a depressing figure of PC piracy, that there are "100 (failed) attempts" to play a pirated copy of Arma 2 online to every legitimate 3.
This shows an "extremely widespread" piracy problem on PC, especially for a "mid-sized" PC focused studio like Bohemia. The stats are "undoubtedly much worse" for singe player.
Gamers who discover their visuals degrading in the helicopter sim Take On Helicopters have either got to re-register their authentication code or stop pirating the game. One such gamer complained of the "issue" on the official forums, and was promptly asked for proof of purchase of the game, then banned. This is due to a sneaky anti-piracy measure taken by developer Bohemia Interactive which increasingly distorts the graphics as time goes on.