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Train Sim World: Happy Holidays Update

Thank you all once again for your continued feedback regarding Train Sim World. Your input has helped us identify and address a number of issues with CSX Heavy Haul, Great Western Express, and the GP40-2, which we have outlined below as part of our Happy Holidays Update!

General

  • General optimisation and stability improvements.
  • Fixed an issue relating to Player Experience Levelling Up.
  • Fixed an issue relating to duplicated locomotives appearing in the Service Mode Menu.
  • Fixed an issue relating to missing objective markers on the 2D map.
  • Fixed a number of issues with the Save & Load feature.

CSX Heavy Haul

Steam Achievements

  • Fixed an issue relating to the Gas Guzzler and Workaholic achievements.

Gameplay

  • Fixed a number of issues with the Turntable Tutorial
  • Fixed a number of issues with the Switching Tutorial.
  • Fixed an issue in the Coal Loading Tutorial.
  • Fixed an issue in the Clear Cut Scenario.
  • Fixed an issue in the Ice & Snow Scenario.
  • Fixed a number of issues in the Powering America: Part 1 scenario.
  • Fixed a number of issues in Powering America: Part 2.

Services

  • Fixed an issue with the representation of the loco when changing route/loco services.
  • Fixed an issue with Service Q015.

Rolling Stock

  • Fixed an issue that would cause the player to move to an invalid location in the Box Car.
  • Fixed an issue with the door animation on the Box Car.

Route

  • Fixed a number of issues with speed limits and trackwork.
  • Fixed a number of instances of floating foliage.
  • Fixed a number of instances of missing snow on vehicles.
  • Fixed a number of missing player collision volumes.
  • Relocated a tree that would invade the cab of locomotives.
  • Fixed a floating telegraph pole asset.
  • Fixed an issue with LODs.
  • Fixed an issue that would limit player movement between two scenery objects.
  • Fixed an issue with some instances of foliage that were an inappropriate colour.

Collectables

  • Fixed an issue with a poster collectable that was unable to be collected.

Controller

  • Fixed an issue that restricted yard switch movement when using the Xbox Controller.

Great Western Express

Localisation

  • Fixed an issue with French localisation.

Gameplay

  • Fixed an issue with the door controls in the Station Stopping Tutorial.
  • Fixed an issue with the Down the Line Scenario.
  • Fixed a number of issues with the Christmas Closures scenario.
  • Fixed an issue with the Aggregate Industries scenario.
  • Fixed an issue with the Drag Line scenario.

Services

  • Fixed issues with a number of services that required you to open doors on the wrong side.
  • Fixed a number of instances of missing drivers in the Class 43 whilst in Service Mode.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause Train Sim World to become unstable when using the EWS Class 66 and Winter Blizzard Pre-set.
  • Fixed an issue that would award players XP at the end of their objectives.

Locomotives

  • Fixed a number of animation issues with brake hoses on the Class 43.
  • Fixed an issue that would result in zero amps being applied to the Class 43.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause the doors to become stuck on the Class 43 when using the Dispatch Menu.
  • Fixed an issue with displaying button guidance when sat in a passenger seat in the Class 43.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause the doors to become stuck on the Class 166 when using the in-cab controls.
  • Fixed an issue that would result in the rail reflections appearing to travel in the opposite direction when sat in the Class 166.
  • Fixed a number of issues that would cause passenger feet to clip when seated in the Class 166.
  • Fixed an issue with the automatic brake keyboard controls in the Class 66.
  • Fixed an issue with overlapping buffers when coupling to the FKA wagons in the Class 66.

Route

  • Fixed a number of instances where the OHLE were missing between some gantries.
  • Fixed a number of floating signs at Maidenhead Station.
  • Fixed some incorrectly placed foliage at West Ealing Station.
  • Fixed some instances of signal gantries and signals not casting shadows.
  • Fixed a number of issues with fences.
  • Fixed some instances of floating signs.
  • Added some instances where ‘stop blocks’ were missing in Platforms 9 to 14 at Paddington.
  • Fixed some instances of missing textures.
  • Fixed some instances of inappropriate platform markers.
  • Fixed an issue with the representation of signals on the Underground tracks.

Audio

  • Fixed an issue where the door hustle alarm could not be heard in the Class 166.
  • Fixed an issue with missing ambient audio for the Class 166 in the Locomotive Selection Menu.
  • Fixed an issue with missing ambient audio for the Class 43 in the Locomotive Selection Menu.
  • Fixed an issue with missing ambient audio for the Class 66 in the Locomotive Selection Menu.

Collectables

  • Fixed an issue with collectable progression data that would be reset in some unique circumstances.

CSX EMD GP40-2

Localisation

  • Added localisation in German, French, Italian, Spanish, Polish and Russian.

Gameplay

  • Fixed an issue with the Power Line Scenario that could not be completed.

Locomotive

  • Fixed an issue with a large gap in the lower part of the Engineer’s Window when seen from the exterior.

This update is anything up to 2.2 GB in size, depending on what TSW add-ons you own, and will download automatically from Steam (note that you may need to restart Steam to kick off the download). If you have any problems/queries with regard to the update, leave a comment below or submit a ticket to our support site where our Support Team will be ready to assist.

Additionally, if you have any feedback in regards to the update, we urge you to post in our Train Sim World Forums (click here).

Thank you all for your continued feedback and support, keep it coming!

No Updated Content? Steam File Verify

In the unlikely event that Steam fails to update any aspect of Train Sim World you’ll need to perform a file verify and ensure Steam provisions your installation properly. Follow the instructions listed at this link to perform a file verify to reset your installation to default. Note that this process can take some time to complete, dependent on your internet speed.

If you find that after the file verify has completed, you are confident you have not received the update, please contact our Support Team by submitting a ticket to our support site where someone will assist you directly ■

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