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Train Sim World 2 - Cane Creek First Look

Discussion in 'Dovetail Live Article Discussion' started by DTG Natster, Apr 16, 2021.

  1. breblimator

    breblimator Well-Known Member

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    Are you sure? Did you see those dinosaurs over there? It's normal?
     
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  2. Crosstie

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    This gets better and better.
    Now I'm stoked!
     
  3. Gary Dolzall

    Gary Dolzall Active Member

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    Indeed, Skyhook Games has done a fantastic job on this route and there's much to be stoked about! :)
     
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  4. appledates#4945

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    This is a landmark moment for TSW being the first desert environment. These have to be some of the best looking screenshots for TSW I have ever seen, and they don’t even have a train in them. It looks like Skyhook is making it known they should be taken seriously as a 3rd party developer. Just an FYI, Skyhook is also working on their very first game “Lawnmowing simulator” that will be coming to PC and Xbox Gamepass later this year!
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  5. Monder

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    Will the mainline see some additional AI traffic? Probably no need for them to be player interactive, but it would probably make for a nice touch seeing a bit more of UP trains, maybe even with some freight cars from other US routes sprinkled in.
     
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  6. Gary Dolzall

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    Yes, there will be main line AI.
     
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    How do you know? Are you working for Skyhook Games?
     
  8. appledates#4945

    appledates#4945 Well-Known Member

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    He writes a lot of the articles for DTG previewing routes!
     
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  9. heyitspopcorn

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    He's Gary Dolzall. He's the North American train whisperer. He just knows these things.
     
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  10. Gary Dolzall

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    I've certainly been called many things, but "train whisperer" is a new one. :) :)
     
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    MetrolinkF125#916 Well-Known Member

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    That’s good news, at least the mainline won’t be so empty.
     
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  12. OldVern

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    The route looks excellent, was always a favourite in Trainmaster 4, then later Trainz and MSTS versions. Motive power, well it would have been nice to see something a bit different from what we have in the game already, but hey ho. As regards timetable and scenarios, well it was always going to be a bit sparse. I remember seeing a suggestion a while back for a passenger excursion and this would have added a bit of interest. In fact one of the runs in TM4, though you never saw the train, was coded as a passenger consist with slightly higher line speed. Sometimes authenticity has to give a little in the face of playability and plain fun..
     
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