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The Simulator is calling- take me, I'm all yours

Advantages: see opinion
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Question- How can you tell when a train spotter reaches orgasm? Answer- He drops his notebook and binoculars. That puerile little aside is the sort of thing that I would have said up until a few months ago. However, something that happened to me ove ...

Nolly 24.01.2002 · Read full review
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Things For Spotters To Do When Its Raining

Advantages: Realistically complex
Disadvantages: Real-time play, means setting aside up to 3 hours or so

...I had just got back from a long Far East/Australian holiday. There it was at Singapore Duty Free – Microsoft Train Simulator for the equivalent of £24. Of course, at that price I HAD to have it. My dad is retired from being a railway signalman, and ...

BNibbles 05.09.2001 · Read full review
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Microsoft Train Simulator. More than just a game?

Advantages: slow enjoyment
Disadvantages: no fast kicks

This game was released in 2001.Some people did not give it much hope. After all it was a game about driving trains. Yet here we are at the end of 2004 and it is still there. For the technology of the time it was quite good. But it could run slowly on ...

Coloneljohn 04.12.2004 · Read full review
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The train now arriving at platform one.

Advantages: Crystal clear graphics.
Disadvantages: Difficult at times.

After reading several reviews in magazines and on the internet I decided to go out and purchase this `game`. As I have an interest in railways and the like, this gave me an extra incentive to fork out the £49.99 price tag. Another contributing factor was ...

Nortis_8 12.08.2001 · Read full review
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Anoraks at the Ready

Advantages: Can be fun
Disadvantages: Lack of street cred

I normally have a few opinions on the go at once, and complete them over the course of a few days, but this is actually the third introduction I've written for this one. Y'see, I just can't decide whether I like this game or not. At first I loved it, ...

real_rob_writer 28.09.2001 · Read full review
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