The team at SSG has released a new update for their B747-8 Anniversary Edition. The current version is V2.5 this update has been in public beta since the 20th of February. They have announced it in a post on their Facebook page.
In this update, the developers have designed a new cockpit with full 3D and PBR textures, they have also added some details and integrated a new cockpit light design as well as added a functional tiller.
They have also reworked the audio console. On the screenshots, we can see the improvements in the cockpit textures. The team has stated that this update might have an impact on the performance.
The developers have also improved the FMC and the systems. They have improved the LNAV, fixed the false invalid entry in the FIX page and improved the track drawing. The full changelog can be found here.
The existing owners can update the aircraft by running the updater or by downloading the add-on from the store. If you wish to purchase this aircraft you can on the X-Plane.org store for $54.90.