• TrainSim.Com News



    TrainSim.Com News






    October 9, 2012:


    • TrainSim.Com switches to vBulletin CMS system.


    October 3, 2012:


    • Open Rails multiplayer forum added.


    August 28, 2012:


    • Run 8 forums added.


    August 20, 2010:


    • Review: World Of Subways Volume 1: The PATH.
    • Auran Trainz Screen Shots forum opened.


    May 14, 2010:


    • Open Rails forums added.


    May 12, 2010:


    • TrainSim.Com converted to single login system.


    October 7, 2009:


    • All new RailWorks file sections added.


    May 4, 2009:


    • Review: Colton And Northern.


    March 2, 2009:


    • Rail Simulator broken into multiple file sections.


    November 19, 2008:


    • Review: Paddington To Oxford Pack - Freight.


    September 30, 2008:


    • New file library software in php/MySQL goes live.


    April 5, 2008:


    • Now over 20,000 files in our download library.


    March 9, 2008:


    • Entire site given a new updated look.
    • Kuju Rail Simulator information forum created.


    January 16, 2008:


    • Kuju Rail Simulator message forum broken into multiple sections.


    December 18, 2007:


    • Forums switched to vBulletin system.


    May 19, 2007:


    • Op-Ed: The Train-Sim Community.


    January 17, 2007:


    • How To...Rename And Replace MSTS Trees.


    August 1, 2006:


    • Scenery Object Design message forum added.


    July 4, 2006:


    • Railroad Photos message forum added.


    March 2, 2006:


    • Review: East Coast Express Part 1 London to Peterborough.


    February 14, 2006:


    • How To...Create MSTS Trees.


    January 20, 2006:


    • Review: Aerosoft's Berlin Subway.


    December 30, 2005:


    • Now over 16,000 files in our download library.


    July 30, 2005:


    • Now over 15,000 files in our download library.


    June 9, 2005:


    • Download resuming changed to eliminate need for current key in URL.


    May 22, 2005:


    • New Forum: Freight Yard Manager.


    April 14, 2005:


    • How To...Screen Shots Made Easy.


    April 12, 2005:


    • How To...Create Mini Routes The Easy Way.


    March 22, 2005:


    • Now over 14,000 files in our download library.


    February 7, 2005:


    • How To...Convert Analog Sound To MSTS Format.


    November 24, 2004:


    • Now over 13,000 files in our download library.


    November 15, 2004:


    • How To..Turn Routes On And Off added.


    August 19, 2004:


    • World Steam Locomotives file section added.


    July 15, 2004:


    • How To...Use The Route Editor.


    June 14, 2004:


    • How To...Set A Bounding Box.


    June 8, 2004:


    • How To...Turn Routes On & Off Using Batch Files.
    • How To...Alias Cabviews.


    June 6, 2004:


    • Now over 12,000 files in our download library.


    May 26, 2004:


    • How To...Create Your Own Activities--A Pictorial Tutorial.


    May 19, 2004:


    • How To...Install MSTS Add-Ons.


    May 11, 2004:


    • Train Master Train Simulator (TMTS) message forum opened.


    May 10, 2004:


    • How To...Get Started Creating Activities.
    • How To...Create AI Traffic.


    February 18, 2004:


    • Now over 11,000 files in our download library.


    October 23, 2003:


    • Now over 10,000 files in our download library.


    July 5, 2003:


    • Now over 9000 files in our download library.


    June 18, 2003:


    • Review: The Cambrian Route - A Seaside Journey.


    June 12, 2003:


    • Review: Burlington Northern Over Marias Pass.


    May 13, 2003:


    • Maps/Guides file section added.


    April 30, 2003:


    • Review: The 3D Sounds Package.


    April 1, 2003:


    • Feature Story: Your Hand On The Throttle.


    March 19, 2003:


    • Now over 8000 files in our download library.


    February 14, 2003:


    • Review: Michigan Iron Ore: The Lake Superior & Ishpeming Railroad.


    January 21, 2003:


    • Review: RailDriver.


    December 21, 2002:


    • Now over 7000 files in our download library.


    December 18, 2002:


    • Preview: RailDriver.


    December 11, 2002:


    • Review: Sandpatch.


    November 20, 2002:


    • Feature Article: A Bigger Picture.


    October 8, 2002:


    • Review: The Cajon Pass Route.


    October 7, 2002:


    • Now over 6000 files in our download library.


    October 1, 2002:


    • Screen Shot Forum added.
    • Review: German Railroads Volume One: The Seventies - Along The Bigge Lake.


    September 30, 2002:


    • Yard Duty Forum added.


    September 3, 2002:


    • Route Specification Forum added.


    July 16, 2002:


    • Now over 5000 files in our download library.


    July 9, 2002:


    • Review: American Classics.


    July 4, 2002:


    • Review: NALW Big Boy.


    June 26, 2002:


    • Autoracks file section added.
    • Container/Trailer Cars file section added.


    June 4, 2002:


    • Review: UK Record Holders Of Steam.


    June 3, 2002:


    • Traction message forum added.


    May 28, 2002:


    • Review: Euro Loco.


    May 17, 2002:


    • Review: TGV Train Sim Pack.


    May 13, 2002:


    • Review: International Trains Volume 1.


    April 21, 2002:


    • Now over 4000 files in our download library.


    March 28, 2002:


    • TrainSim.Com gets its own server.


    March 27, 2002:


    • Review: LMS Steam & Freight.


    March 19, 2002:


    • Review: Western Pacific GP-35 Collector's Edition.


    February 26, 2002:


    • New MSTS Reefers file section added.


    February 22, 2002:


    • Review: Trainz.


    February 10, 2002:


    • Now over 3000 files in our download library.


    January 9, 2002:


    • MSTS Scenery Objects file section added.
    • MSTS World Diesel Locomotives file section added.
    • MSTS Railcars file section added.
    • MSTS Early Car Body Diesels file section added.
    • MSTS Early Hood Diesels file section added.


    January 8, 2002:


    • Review: Modern Tehachapi Route.


    January 3, 2002:


    • Trainz file category added.


    December 21, 2001:


    • Op-Ed: The Train-Sim Community.


    December 19, 2001:


    • Review: ProTrain.


    November 25, 2001:


    • Now over 2000 files in our download library.


    November 5, 2001:


    • Review: Shantytown Climax "Patrick".


    October 15, 2001:


    • Auran Trainz message area added.


    September 4, 2001:


    • Now over 1000 files in our download library.


    August 14, 2001:


    • Steam engineer tutorial added to MSTS FAQ.
    • Steam fireman tutorial added to MSTS FAQ.


    July 4, 2001:


    • MSTS FAQ now available.


    June 1, 2001:


    • File library opens.
    • Microsoft Train Simulator released.


    March 28, 2001:


    • TrainSim.Com opens to the public.
    • Review: TrainMaster 4.


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