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Can't Believe We Are Nearly There!!!

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Mkdog45, Apr 14, 2019.

  1. Mkdog45

    Mkdog45 Active Member

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    Can't believe how close we are to achieving 40000000 miles!!!! An we still have basically 2 weeks (12 days). Keep up the good work. Capture.JPG
     
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  2. Rail Master

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    We are a community. We work towards the same goal
     
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  3. nne4229

    nne4229 Well-Known Member

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    Does riding as a passenger count? lol
     
  4. TrainSim-Matt

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    It's been an exciting weekend watching that counter go up so rapidly - keep up the great work folks, just over the million to finish, don't slow down - keep driving! :)

    Matt.
     
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  5. Anthony Pecoraro

    Anthony Pecoraro Well-Known Member

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    No
     
  6. Crochunter1970

    Crochunter1970 Active Member

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    My wife has been very upset with me over the weekend as I spent too much time on TSW. I hope we reach the target, otherwise seeing my marriage collapse was all in vain.
     
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  7. FallenAngel00me

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    Legend
     
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  8. Matto140

    Matto140 Well-Known Member

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    Initially, I thought that goal is set too high, but it seems that it's really reachable!
    Good work TSW COMMUNITY!!!
     
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  9. davejc64

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    Silly me I was hoping that this was an announcement to say the editor and tools were nearly ready to be released. :(;)
     
  10. Daniel Bloch

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    I think the BR182 release has give a huge boost it. :)
     
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  11. nne4229

    nne4229 Well-Known Member

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    Where's this Monday announcement
     
  12. Anthony Pecoraro

    Anthony Pecoraro Well-Known Member

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    What about the next US route
     
  14. Anthony Pecoraro

    Anthony Pecoraro Well-Known Member

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    Maybe by the end of the month.
     
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  15. KiwiLE

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    It would perhaps be healthier to get away from expecting a Germany/US/UK cycle of DLC and be happy with whatever comes along? I for one would love a Swiss route, Indian metre gauge or something interesting operational wise.
    But I am excited about what TSW is, and the heights it will be able to achieve, so all new content is welcome, regardless of country.
     
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  16. Ninetofive925

    Ninetofive925 Well-Known Member

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    Agreed. Let’s just be happy that so many things have been released for this game in the past couple of months. I’d also like to see a standard gauge Swiss route but i find it unlikely as DTG focuses primarely on the US/UK/DE routes.
     
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  17. KiwiLE

    KiwiLE Active Member

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    Well yes, reckon DTG shouldn't feel any pressure to release the next US/UK stuff though, and we shouldn't be asking that of them.
    As an aside, I played Rapid Transit for the 1st time on Monday, as they fixed the issues, and have to say it's fantastic fun to drive.
     
  18. Ninetofive925

    Ninetofive925 Well-Known Member

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    You won’t have to wait much for UK content, they just announced a british diesel loco DLC :D
     
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  19. KiwiLE

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    Be interesting to see the physics working in a 1960s hydraulic, very nice!
     
  20. Rail Master

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    Oh yes! I traveled in a class 52..... that sound!
     
  21. GothicMatt

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    Probably a silly question to ask but is the community challenge just for pc players only?
     
  22. Mkdog45

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    No pc and consoles
     
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  23. GothicMatt

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    Thanks for letting me know ill get on to doing some miles to help us reach the goal
     
  24. xD 2Bad4You

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    Just make sure you are logged into dovetail live in the game
     
  25. Rail Master

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    Go Go Go!!! We are close to the objective! :) Don’t give up!
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  26. Crochunter1970

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    I effectively have ignored my wife and daughter for a whole week to nail this challenge. I call on all fellow family men to do the same.
     
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  27. Ninetofive925

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    Absolute mad lad :cool:
     
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  28. LeadCatcher

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    Isn’t this just business as usual though.... :)
     
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  29. Rob39

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    If it wasnt for driving half asleep after work and spadding after 30 or so Km, Id have done double!
     
  30. Mkdog45

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    Less than 200,000 miles to go.
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    And this is the prize:
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  31. Mkdog45

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    We have done it!!!!!!! Capture4.JPG
     
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  32. Rail Master

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    Great reward, but next time how about a EXCLUSIVE Loco :)?
     
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  33. Ninetofive925

    Ninetofive925 Well-Known Member

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    Yeah... as cool as it could be, i don't think that's gonna happen... Exclusive skins could be more likely though.
     
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  34. Michael Newbury

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    Great job to all of us who for reaching the milestone early, the wallpapers look great. We all can sit back and take a rest and get ready for the next challenge.
     
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  35. pschlik

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    Back in the first few days, I was doubting we’d hit 4 million miles at all. But there you go, got it done a week early! Definitely didn’t expect that one.
     
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  36. Rob39

    Rob39 Well-Known Member

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    Hope we haven't set ourselves a high bar...
    BTW Ive stripped down to the plaster, unfolded the paste board and bought the solvite in preparation and I reckon will need about 3 standard rolls of your exclusive wallpaper, thanks.
     
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  37. nne4229

    nne4229 Well-Known Member

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    Exclusive free dlc would be amazing to give to the fans who play as much as these numbers show.
     
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  38. Rail Master

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    Yes, like a new skin Blue for Class 33 to use it on NTP.
     
  39. Mkdog45

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    Or this skin for gwe FGW 43.jpg FGW 166.jpg
     
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  40. Rob39

    Rob39 Well-Known Member

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    Did 33's ever venture on that stretch of line?
    I thought the furthest they reached up North was Chester & North Wales on the Cardiff service?
     
  42. Rob39

    Rob39 Well-Known Member

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    There are images out there of blue 33s at Piccadilly in the 80s. Ntp wouldnt be such a stretch.
    GWE and NTP would get better just by adding a charter train layer. Green or blue 47,45,33 or 101 and now a 52 with 3 different styles of mk1/2 coaches. Id have it parked at main line side for scenic interest. Then in use at an appropriate time where a gap in the timetable can be found.
     
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  43. davejc64

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    So where do I get the wallpapers from, can someone provide a link?
     
  44. Mkdog45

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  45. KiwiLE

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    I wonder if anyone who didn't do the challenge has access to the award wallpapers?
     
  46. xD 2Bad4You

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    Everyone that has a DTG Live Account can access them. Doesnt matter if he owns TSW or not
     
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  47. raildan

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    Yup. I drove some, but I never actually signed in to make the driving count (woops). Just checked and I can download the wallpapers anyway.
     
  48. KiwiLE

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    I reckon they'll have to sort something a little more vigorous if the challenges continue.
     
  49. davejc64

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  50. Mkdog45

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    May's challenge is out now.
    Capture5.JPG
     

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