RailWorks 3: Train Simulator 2012 Announced – Exclusive High Resolution Image [UPDATED!]

Ever since my first adventures into the world of rail simulation using RailWorks, I have been absolutely hooked on the locations, locomotives and scenarios. Last year, I was lucky enough to interview the team of railsimulator.com regarding their then latest release RailWorks 2.

Today, they have announced RailWorks 3: Train Simulator 2012 – another exciting free upgrade for existing users:

Train Simulator 2012 is the new title from the makers of the worldwide hit and award-winning RailWorks 2. Due for release on 23 September 2011, Train Simulator 2012 promises to be the most advanced train simulator in the world, with stunning graphics, numerous technical innovations and attention to detail creating the most immersive sense of reality yet seen in a PC simulation. Every aspect of Train Simulator 2012 is designed to make the player feel that they are controlling a locomotive in the real world. Users can even download a wide variety of real-world routes and locomotives to build the railroad of their dreams. The future of simulation arrives 23 September 2011.

You can find out more by visiting the official site and by reading their Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) PDF.

[UPDATE 21/07/2011: Includes RailWorks 3 trailer video]
[UPDATE 28/07/2011: Includes RailWorks 3 trailer video #2]
[UPDATE 28/08/2011: Includes two new additional RailWorks 3 trailer videos #3 & #4]

James Woodcock

Freelance Journalist, Author, Blogger & Podcaster specialising in gaming and technology. Ever since he experienced the first controllable pixel movement on the television screen, he has been entranced by the possibilities and rewarding entertainment value generated from these metal and plastic boxes of delight. Writing hundreds of articles including commentary and reviews on various gaming platforms, while also interviewing well known industry figures for popular online publications.