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Apr
20
135 Tons of Southern Steam
Posted by Jio Butler on 20 April 2017 10:37 AM

Robert Urie’s freight-hauling masterpiece, the S15 Class, has arrived for challenging Train Simulator service!

The S15 Class was originally formed from the mind of the London & South Western Railway’s Chief Mechanical Engineer, Robert Urie, as there was a need for a new locomotive to fulfil heavy freight duties in the early 1920s. Urie’s original mixed-traffic H15 design, which helped the LSWR in the midst of the war effort, would serve as the basis for his future
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Mar
9
A-Grade Performance | Super D!
Posted by Jio Butler on 09 March 2017 10:52 AM

Designed as a successor to the LNWR’s extensive 0-8-0 fleet, which had lineage dating back to the 1890s, the G2 Class surfaced in the 1920s and, thanks to its developments, was able to dominate the LNWR and LMS network right through to the end of steam. To rekindle the fire of a bygone era, the LNWR G2 comes to authentic life within Train Simulator, courtesy of Partner Programme developer MeshTools, ready for contemporary
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Mar
3
All Aboard!
Posted by Jio Butler on 03 March 2017 12:55 PM

Train Sim World: CSX Heavy Haul, arriving March 16th on Steam for Windows PC, now available to pre-order!

The time to get on-board Train Sim World: CSX Heavy Haul has arrived! Today we open the doors for you to pre-order, click here to get your ticket to be the first to play when it goes live on March 16th.

Train Sim World: CSX Heavy Haul is priced at £24.99 / 29.99€ / $39.99 and if
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Mar
1
Unleash the Goblin!
Posted by Jio Butler on 01 March 2017 01:35 PM

This week, the Gospel Oak to Barking Line has re-opened following an extensive electrification project, and today, the ‘GOBLIN’ is available for Train Simulator!

What is today a vital stretch of track for both London Overground and freight, the line that connects North London to Barking once was a failing area of the network with a troubled history. Thanks to a bout of modernisation under Transport for London, the situation has improved dramatically, from a struggling and
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Feb
23
All Pepped Up!
Posted by Jio Butler on 23 February 2017 04:13 PM

The Class 313, which populated the North London Line for decades, has arrived on Steam for contemporary Train Simulator service!

Capacity concerns in North London, plus the recent electrification of commuter lines out of Glasgow and the East Coast Main Line, necessitated new traction. It would be BR’s Second Generation of EMUs that would fulfill the role, starting with the Class 313. The oldest and most versatile of the family, the Class 313, was built between
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Feb
20
Sacramento Northern Update Available Now
Posted by Jio Butler on 20 February 2017 02:13 PM

In response to your important feedback on a variety of add-ons available for Train Simulator 2017, G-TraX have today released an update for the Sacramento Northern: Suisun Bay – San Francisco Route.

Here is a list of what has been addressed:

  • Resolved missing texture issues
  • Improved the rendering of the Interurban rolling stock
  • Various minor scenery adjustments
  • Revised dialog formatting in the ‘Walnuts to Market’
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