With the current launch of Microsoft Flight Simulator on Xbox Series X/S following the PC launch final 12 months, gamers are having fun with flying round landmarks and sightseeing from a chicken’s eye view in areas they’ve by no means been. However, very like how everybody makes use of Google Maps to search out their home at the very least as soon as, some avid gamers wish to take a quite private flight to their residence, or any location of selection. This information will clarify how followers can discover their residence or another lesser-known location they’d like to go to.
Microsoft Flight Simulator is quite spectacular in that as a substitute of utilizing smaller maps for choose areas, it homes maps of the whole world, making the simulator nice for the immersion of flying throughout the globe. It makes use of the identical expertise that assists the 3D mapping with Google Maps, which is becoming since Google Maps is a superb instrument to assist gamers discover the placement they wish to fly to or from. The most vital factor followers must have is the coordinates of the placement in query.
Coordinates are an ideal instrument for locating any location possible. They’re the set of numbers that specify a location’s latitude and longitude, that are nice for Microsoft Flight Simulator pilots. While they don’t seem to be so simply discovered like an tackle, Google Maps additionally lists the coordinates when a location is chosen, making discovering them a fast search away with choose key phrases. For followers having hassle discovering their residence with key phrases, they might be higher off looking their tackle.
For followers taking part in on PC, all that is left is to go to Microsoft Flight Simulator’s world map and duplicate and paste the coordinates into the world map’s search bar, making a customized flight from there. For the gamers on consoles, issues could also be a bit tougher as they might want to write down the massive numbers down and sort them up utilizing a controller, but it surely’s nearly like a cheat code that means.
Once the coordinates have been given, the sport ought to zoom into the placement on the map with a marker saying “custom” on it. Fans can select whether or not to depart from the place they selected or make the placement their vacation spot, it is purely their choice.
The coordinates might not be completely precise, and it might take some digital camera work to see it completely, however the gamers ought to acknowledge the realm round them as soon as they’re there. If the 3D mapping appears a bit off or the buildings look completely different, Microsoft has mentioned it is going to be updating the map to look higher over time, so some gamers have already got an excuse to return again for one more go to, perhaps in a helicopter subsequent time.
Microsoft Flight Simulator is obtainable now on PC and Xbox Series X/S.