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List Of Top 23 Route Suggestions For Tsw 2

Discussion in 'PC Discussion' started by londonmidland, Nov 17, 2020.

  1. mrchuck

    mrchuck Well-Known Member

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    Lirr extension and Metro north I most likely would definitely love to see Metro north Harlem line or Hudson line or maybe a lirr extension out to port Washington or oyster bay since some of the the oyster bay track gose to east Williston.
     
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  2. Quentin

    Quentin Active Member

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    Lots of awesome scenery in Italy, unless you travel on the high-speed lines, which seem to be mostly in tunnels. ;)
     
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  3. mrchuck

    mrchuck Well-Known Member

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    Metro north is my pick but what metro north route would dovetail do will they do the Harlem route or Hudson line up to Poughkeepsie if they added Amtrak?
     
  4. OldVern

    OldVern Well-Known Member

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    One of my favourites, at least from the YT cab ride video, is the coastal route from Sanremo (or San Remo) to Genoa. Most of it is now closed and converted to a cycle track and replaced by a new line running in tunnel. However I've often thought viewing the video clips it would make a wonderful train sim route, but fiendish to build and probably need the combined efforts of a commercial level team.

     
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  5. dhekelian

    dhekelian Well-Known Member

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    For me I love the English and Welsh routes and will throw money at that if the route interests me. Sam said in one of the latest videos DTG would do longer routes if they were interesting. Why didn't they do the full GWE then and not just half, less than half?

    I think the Tube is a lot of fun so I'm glad it made that list. It would be awesome for me to have the historical Liverpool to Manchester route with the 'Rocket'. It would be something totally unique and a bit of fun to see where passenger routes first started no?
     
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  6. Blacknred81

    Blacknred81 Well-Known Member

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    Hudson line would make the most sense, since they already have route and locomotive data from the TS20XX Version on that route, and would be the easiest to make given the current world situation.
     
  7. mrchuck

    mrchuck Well-Known Member

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    Oh awesome I would definitely buy the metro north Hudson line when it’s available.
     
  8. Wivenswold

    Wivenswold Well-Known Member

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    There aren't many long stretches left. The WCML is about to be completed by Speedy Pete and the ATS team. Cambridge to London is coming, in duplicate, from the community.
    Though DTG would do well to check with Just Trains in case they're on it. But a modern GWR to Bristol and Swansea (linking with Bristol to Exeter steam version and South Wales Coastal) would be really good. 800s, 345s, 387s, new 165s. Maybe throw in Oxford and Heathrow branches or even link in with the superb new Berks & Hampshire WCML link freeware. Longer term, add Crossrail and an updated GEML with 720s and 745s.

    And from North to South Updated Brighton to London/Thameslink/MML with 700s, 387s, EMR 360s and Corby extension. Danny's version remains a WIP sadly and is just a knit, rather than an update.

    Oh and Trans-Pennine. I'm done now.

    Big projects, loads of additional add-on options for DTG that would likely be big sellers.
     
  9. stujoy

    stujoy Well-Known Member

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    Are you talking about TS? None of that is relevant here in TSW land.
     
  10. Wivenswold

    Wivenswold Well-Known Member

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    Ha, yes, sorry I was a bit tired. I'll do some editing when I'm properly awake.
     
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  11. jackthom

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    I’m a bit of a stick in the mud and prefer the UK routes above all else.

    I have NTP and TVL and would love to see them linked together eventually. Adding the Darlington to York stretch and then going on to Leeds would make my day. The Eaglescliffe to Northallerton section would be nice but that’s probably too much to ask.
     
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  12. GrayDawg

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    Woodhead line, BR Blue era, but they already re-did that one in regular TS, so probably not going happen in TSW...ever. Russian route would be something new and fresh for sure.
     
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  13. chieflongshin

    chieflongshin Well-Known Member

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    You could do March in Cambridgeshire having had one of the largest Marshall yards. I remember being allowed to drive a gronk when I was about 10 in the early 90s.

    Leave to the east and you pick up the east coast mainline in Peterborough or you head west out towards manea, 40mph tracks on the banks over top of marshes, past Ely cathedral and into Cambridge. Runs passengers from Stansted to Birmingham and Heavy freight too.

    couple links

    https://www.rmweb.co.uk/community/index.php?/topic/66071-whitemoor-and-wisbech/page/3/

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/March_TMD
     
  14. ffabio89

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    [QUOTE = "OldVern, post: 218726, member: 22440"] Uno dei miei preferiti, è il percorso costiero da Sanremo...
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    Non è così difficile da costruire and someone have just built it for the old MSTS...
    E sì, averlo su questo simulatore sarà molto bello! Ci ho viaggiato 2 anni fa ...

    It also beautiful to see the other side of the "5 earth", the Genova to La Spezia line.

    PS: Sanremo, senza spazi
     
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  15. BR125

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    Looking at how ugly the texturing is on TGV, does anyone really want to see a Alpine route?
     
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  16. BigMountain555

    BigMountain555 Well-Known Member

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    This route is beautiful.... unfortunately we may never get it because a) it's over 140kms, b) it is not in UK/Germany/US (or any of the few other countries represented in TSW/TS franchise).

    This was fun to watch though. I would love to ride this route. Too bad they closed it. Replacing a scenic line such as this with a tunnel is just criminal. LOL Tunnels bore me. Thanks for this awesome video. :)
     
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  17. OldVern

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    You're welcome!
    If I ever get the time and/or patience would love to put a section of it into TS20xx or at a pinch Trainz.
    I guess it may have been a bit of a safety issue with all the crossings and close proximity to the promenade.
     
  18. Rybnicki

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    [QUOTE="dhekelian, post: 218731, member: 22836"Why didn't they do the full GWE then and not just half, less than half?

    It would be awesome for me to have the historical Liverpool to Manchester route with the 'Rocket'. It would be something totally unique and a bit of fun to see where passenger routes first started no?[/QUOTE]

    Strongly agree on both of these. Found myself a bit bored of stopping at Reading (especially as I grew up literally a few miles west of where the GWR stops in TSW), so I've switched back to the old TS for the longer version. Still feels odd that Henley or Windsor & Eton branchlines, historically significant lines and due to their location two of the only small routes that survived Beeching, have never been implemented, given they're 4 stations and a few km. Shame Didcot isn't on the line anymore, as it would make the freight operations more significant to have that loop. Just Trains have their full route but it's a few years old now and and update with the new stock and electrification would be lovely. Hell, they could even release Crossrail before the IRL line is finished!

    As for Liverpool - Manc, the TS version of that did always make me wish for a termination at Manchester Central, a vintage route that feels a lot nicer than coming into that grotty extension of Piccadilly. The 80s Victoria in TSW is nice, but we can go further!
     
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  19. CalEl

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    In my totally unbiased opinion *cough* I would love to see this be done in some shape or form!
    I’m not as interested in more flat, high speed, getting from A to B routes. I much prefer some nice curvy, roller-coaster rides with awesome scenery. That being said I totally get that I am a minority here and that obviously DTG has to cater to the demands of their playerbase. I was just a bit sad Scandinavia was nowhere to be seen on this list considering the relatively few but great tracks we have.
     
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  20. PegasusLeosRailwayFanatix

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    Still waiting for my Metro North Route, along with other Nyc Commuter Route, and NJ Transit Route, which we haven't seen for quite a while now. The last i recall was these been seen on only TS21. :(
     
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  21. Alex_m30x#7297

    Alex_m30x#7297 Well-Known Member

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    Great thread bump. Try not to post in very old threads, make a new one, thanks
     
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  22. ZeenozPlays

    ZeenozPlays Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, would be nice to see that. I think they may be going through the list of popular suggestions slowly though, giving some other routes a bit of love.
     
  23. dhekelian

    dhekelian Well-Known Member

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    I know how you feel. I remember getting all pumped up when TSW2 had the GWE route in, my local route, but to my total disappointment it stopped at Reading so my local Station (which is one more stop on high speed) didn't make it in the game.
     
  24. chieflongshin

    chieflongshin Well-Known Member

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    I’d definitely pay more for ECML if it ran the length from kgx to pbo and beyond
     
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  25. trainsimfan94

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    this year release with rush hour, the theme seem to be commuter rail. metro north, nj transit...
     
  26. DB628

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    London to Brighton is the only route they deliver to us yet.
     
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    I'd like to see more German route in TSW
     
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  28. PegasusLeosRailwayFanatix

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    Hopefully you are right, especially when their theme is rush hour. That's basically signalling more Commuter Train, along with other busiest train network route. I really do hope so, that i can see Metro North, NJ Transit and Acela, along with other NJ PATH and other Amtrak line added. :)
     
  29. PegasusLeosRailwayFanatix

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    I was hoping Poughkeepsie, cause that one of the line went on most and enjoy the past, especially at the last stop. Also the scenery on these route and so amazing. But the Stamford Route is also good as well. I can't wait to see what they are going to do especially for the Terminal Station. I will be so surprise if they make the Grand Central Central so realistic, and also where you get to explore Grand Central Terminal before getting on board your train. Any Line that have wonderful Scenery Such as Bridge Cross Over, tress, houses, building, railroad crossing, any route that have more scenery to look at, I Enjoy. :). For my Birthday gift, i want Sam and the dovetail Team to really take my route suggestion Which is Metro North, and NJ Transit Route, but mostly Metro North, which is tomorrow.
     
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  30. I used to think like this, but the truth is that many people (including me) would prefer driving trains they know than trying out new ones that have nothing to do with what they already know.

    I've tried suggesting Spanish routes a 1000 times as a kid, with no result, but now I have matured and I realise that you can either suggest a random route that nobody else wants to see in the game and get ignored, or add support to already popular routes for them to get bumped up even more.

    If routes like Edinburgh - Glasgow or Liverpool to Manchester are so high up the list, it's only becuase many people live alongside those lines and want to see them in the game, not because they have any kind of impressive, new gameplay mechanic or incredible visuals.

    Me, personally, I like London - Portsmouth, as I've been there many times IRL, but it is not my dream route, because my dream route will never make it into the game and I just have to accept that, and I think we should all do the same adn just enjoy what we get, which admittedly isn't bad.
     
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