June 16, 2011 in Gaming (E)
[prMac.com] Calgary, Canada - Macgamestore.com announces that Trainz Simulator for Mac is now available as a digital download. Trainz Simulator for Mac includes everything you need to build and operate your own dream railroad. You can build a fun layout in minutes, faithfully recreate a steam railroad from days gone by or develop a fully fledged 100 mile prototypical route; the choice is yours.
* Drive - Steam, Diesel or Electric trains (and even trams, boats and cars)
* Operate - a complete working rail line with interactive industries
* Build and customize your own living railroad
* Share your creations and your passion with other rail fans
SpeedTree - New to Trainz Simulator Mac is the inclusion of SpeedTree. High Quality and detailed trees breathe new life into your routes and bring your worlds to life. Check out the tech video on the left for information on SpeedTree.
New and Upgraded Routes - Included in the TS Mac Release will be several new routes to explore as well as improvements to routes that are familiar. These include: ECML Doncaster Peterborough, Milwaukee Road Avery Drexel, ECML Doncaster Cleethorpes Hull, CN Holly Subdivision, Conrail Lincoln Secondary, CSX Saginaw Subdivision, Detroit Connecting Railroad, Harbor Master, Port Ogden and Northern and Tutorial Sessions.
Not sure where to start with TS Mac? Then check out the new tutorials included to drive and learn. Tutorials will be included covering DCC Control, Industries, Junctions, Signaling, CAB Control of Diesel, Electric and Steam Trains, Passenger Stations and More!
Customizable Menu System - The Trainz interface has had a thorough overhaul, bringing a more friendly and intuitive interface to your screens. Along with these usability improvements, content creators can also create their own menu items for personally customized routes and sessions.
Routes - New routes are available to drive with upgraded content specific to TS Mac and including SpeedTree throughout. Developed specifically to run in 'Native' mode, experience the best Trainz ever!
Seasonal Asset Support - Support has been included to allow the creation of Seasonal Assets. Switch between different seasons and observe as the compatible objects change appearance.
Layer Support in Surveyor - Introducing a Layer tool similar to that found in many common graphics applications, Trainz now provides the ability to perform tasks that were impossible in previous versions, including the ability to assign objects to layers, and hide/lock layers. The user can also move layers between sessions and routes making it possible to add any object to a session - not just trains. Want to include some new building types in a session? Or maybe a new section of track? Use the layer tool to achieve this!
All Modules Included - Use all three of the Trainz game modules - Driver, Surveyor and Railyard.
Speed improvements across the board to get you moving faster than ever.
A large variety of upgraded content utilizing the graphic enhancements in the Trainz graphics engine.
System Requirements (subject to change):
* Intel Core Duo 2
* Mac OS X 10.5 or later
* NVIDIA GeForce 320M or equivalent
* 15 GB of free hard drive space
* Two button mouse recommended
Pricing and Availability:
Trainz Simulator for Mac is now available for download from the Macgamestore.com website for $49.95 (USD).
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