Microsoft has announced the long-awaited information for the next-generation console pilots with a new trailer: Microsoft Flight Simulator will land on the Xbox Series X|S in Summer 2021. Console simmers can expect the same World Updates, themed DLC’s, and improvements as PC edition.
We already knew that Honeycomb Aeronautical will release Flight Stick, Throttle Quadrant, and Rudder Pedals for the Xbox Series X|S in Q2-Q3 2021. As the Xbox edition lands in Summer 2021, the PC edition is expected to have an update for DirectX 12 support at the same time.
Microsoft Flight Simulator is available for PC as a digital purchase from Microsoft Store and Steam as well as boxed disc-publication from Aerosoft. Prices are for Standard 69.99 EUR, Deluxe 89.99 EUR, and Premium Deluxe 119.99 EUR. Standard Edition is also included in Xbox Game Pass for PC monthly subscription.