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Train Sim World promotional artwork

Train Sim World is Dovetail Games' latest train simulator, released on the 16th March 2017. It is developed by Dovetail Games which announced it on the 1st September 2016. The original version, entitled 'CSX Heavy Haul' featured one route, Sand Patch Grade and was only available on PC. The second version was 'Founders Edition' which was available on Xbox containing Great Western Express. The latest version, simply 'Train Sim World' will be available on PC, Xbox and PS4, featuring three routes, Great Western Express, Rapid Transit & NEC: New York as well as Sand Patch Grade for the PC version only. A digital deluxe version will also include the GP40-2 dlc.

RoutesEdit

Three routes will be available as part of Train Sim World from July 24th; Great Western Express, Rapid Transit & NEC: New York. Sand Patch Grade, previously featured in the CSX Heavy Haul edition, will be available only in the PC version

Sand Patch Grade (PC) Great Western Express Rapid Transit
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NEC: New York
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Rolling StockEdit

Rolling Stock Image Route Livery
AC4400CW

(PC)

AC02 Sand Patch Grade

CSX

GP38-2 Ss aa7d910b11c7d939ac7451c7e0ab5ab6fcbcfcd8.1920x1080 Sand Patch Grade

NEC: New York

CSX

SD40-2

(PC)

SD03 Sand Patch Grade

CSX

BR Class 66 Train-Sim-World-Great-Western-Express-02 Great Western Express DB Schenker

EWS

BR Class 166 Train-Sim-World-Great-Western-Express-01 Great Western Express Great Western Railway
BR Class 43 Ss bd6809ced0ea3491981cc2986f8dc40e9b1e3997.1920x1080-1- Great Western Express Great Western Railway
DB BR 1442 Ss 7aa2442d76eaaa9720decd9a6d1c13f397754227.1920x1080 Rapid Transit Deutsche Bahn
ACS-64 Ss 8745f5b5433327e1e9f5600bf0c41571eee22cfc.1920x1080 NEC: New York Amtrak
GP40-2

(Digital Deluxe)

GP01 Sand Patch Grade (PC)

NEC: New York

CSX

EditionsEdit

Edition DLC Included Start Date End Date
CSX Heavy Haul Beta Sand Patch Grade Beta 8th December 2016 21st December 2016
CSX Heavy Haul Sand Patch Grade 16th March 2017 24th July 2018
Founders Edition Great Western Express 9th March 2018 24th July 2018
Train Sim World Great Western Express

Rapid Transit

NEC: New York

Sand Patch Grade (PC)

24th July 2018
Digital Deluxe Edition Great Western Express

Rapid Transit

NEC: New York

Sand Patch Grade (PC)

GP40-2

24th July 2018

CSX Heavy Haul BetaEdit

The CSX Heavy Haul Beta was the first edition of Train Sim World. It ran from the 8th December 2016 to the 21st December and contained two sections of Sand patch Grade; Sand Patch summit and Cumberland yard. The only locomotive featured was the SD40-2. It came with 3 tutorials, 2 services and 2 scenarios.

CSX Heavy HaulEdit

The full version of CSX Heavy Haul was released on the 16th March 2017. It contains the entire Sand Patch Grade route along with two extra locomotives, the GP38-2 & AC4400CW. Also included are 8 scenarios, 7 tutorials, a full service mode and 6 different freight cars.

Route add-onsEdit

Between the release of CSX Heavy Haul and Train Sim World, various bundles were released which allowed players to combine Sand Patch Grade with an additional route. This was available for all routes released up to and including NEC: New York

Founders Edition Edit

Founders Edition was released on the 9th March 2018 for Xbox One and featured the Great Western Express route. Like CSX Heavy Haul Edition, it will be replaced by the new 'Train Sim World' on July 24th.

Train Sim World Edit

The latest version, simply titled 'Train Sim World' features GWE, RT & NEC: NY for PC, Xbox One and PS4 as well as Sand Patch Grade for PC. The new edition will be priced at £39.99 with a Digital Deluxe edition also containing the GP40-2 costing £44.99

FeaturesEdit

First Person ViewEdit

For the first time, Train Sim World allows players to walk around the game world in first person mode. This mode is utilized in tutorials, scenarios and services where the first person mode is required to complete tasks such as refueling or changing switches.

EditorEdit

Dovetail Games has confirmed that editing tools will be made available for Train Sim World, however, no release date has yet been set and the tools are still under construction.

Service ModeEdit

Service mode is a 24-hour timetable of trains which operate along each route. Players can drive or ride any of the trains as well as travel around the network in first person mode.

CollectiblesEdit

In Train Sim World, collectible items can be found around the different routes. 100 were included in Sand Patch Grade with 75 included in both Great Western Express and Rapid Transit. Achievements can be earned for collecting all of the collectibles on a route.

Multiplayer Edit

Multiplayer has been confirmed as in development for Train Sim World but does not currently have a release date.