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Railworks - Reality At Your Fingertips

Advantages: Continuous Development, Community Following
Disadvantages: Payware Can Be Expensive

What is Railworks? Railworks, a PC based Railway Simulator was announced in early 2009 with a scheduled June 2009 release as a follow up to the successful Rail Simulator, a first foray into the market for RSDL (Rail Simulator Developments Ltd). Fol ...

darpor 14.12.2009 · Read full review
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Rail Simulation Perfection - that doesn't need a supercomputer!

Advantages: Highly realistic physics, sound and scenery
Disadvantages: Could be dull for people who are not interested in simulation games

If anyone has played Rail Simulator, the predecessor to this title, they will know how it was engineered. It was a huge step up from Microsoft train simulator, with realistic physics, sounds and accurate scenery draped around a selection of detailed real- ...

james_acm15 09.10.2010 · Read full review
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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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