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Featured My Summer Car: Steam Greenlight Voting Opens

Discussion in 'My Summer Car' started by Paul Jeffrey, Aug 5, 2016.

  1. Paul Jeffrey

    Paul Jeffrey
    Sim Racing News Editor Staff Premium Member

    My Summer Car Steam Greenlight 4.jpg
    My Summer Car have released a new video trailer to celebrate entering the Steam Greenlight process. Currently sitting in second position in the standings, head on over to Steam now and vote for My Summer Car...

    My Summer Car has been in development for some time now and looks to be shaping up to become a crazy game that is sure to be a popular release.

    Steam Greenlight Trailer:

    Click HERE to be redirected to the My Summer Car Steam page and vote for this title to be made available on Steam.

    MY SUMMER CAR is the ultimate car owning, building, fixing, tuning, maintenance AND permadeath life survival simulator. You start the game with hundreds of loose parts and assemble both car and engine. Not only you need to maintain your car, but yourself as well. Sausages, beer and sleeping will do just fine.

    If everything goes well, you have a working car which you can use for various 1990's Finnish countryside summer activities. Basically doing various stupid things under influence of alcohol. After you have gathered extra money from various random jobs, you can start to tune and upgrade the car with parts orderer via snail mail. You can turn the car into a obnoxious bass-boom disco machine.... or into a rally car to participate rally competitions... or just fix it into perfect factory condition. Of course car also needs to pass the inspection or you might get into trouble with police.

    Not only you have access to one car, but also several other cars and vehicles which you can use. (Mostly useful to get groceries and for towing the project car from some ditch, again).

    Warning, this game is not for fainted heart. Severe car fever is required to play this properly due to it's autistic approach on car building.
    • Full car assembly with over hundred parts
    • Detailed driving and engine simulation
    • Various other vehicles, cars and boat to use and drive
    • Dozens of kilometers worth of dirt and paved roads with AI traffic
    • Random paying jobs to cover food, beverage and fuel expenses
    • Rally events to participate in
    • Permanent death
    • 90's Finnish summer!
    • Support for steering wheel and shifter controllers
    • Much, much more!

    Check out the My Summer Car RaceDepartment sub forum for more discussions and news regarding this hillarious title.

    My Summer Car Steam Greenlight.jpg

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    Will you be voting for My Summer Car? Do you like the look of the game? Let us know in the comments section below!
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  2. Paul Jeffrey

    Paul Jeffrey
    Sim Racing News Editor Staff Premium Member

    This game looks seriously brilliant :D

    Time to try again for an RD interview me thinks.... ;)
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  3. Alexandre Costa

    Alexandre Costa
    Premium Member

    The video looks awsome. Very funny.
  4. "Permanent death"
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  5. Andrew Harper

    Andrew Harper
    Premium Member

    Loving the sound system install on some top class B&Q fibreboard. Awesome! :laugh:

    EDIT: Something's just occurred to me, surely this must be a prime candidate for a VR version of this game? The beer drinking alone would be worth the extra development! ;):D
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  6. aphidgod

    Premium Member

    In spite of the fact that the trailer made me laugh so hard I peed, I've never wanted anything so badly in my entire life.
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  7. Steffen Lauge Sorensen

    Steffen Lauge Sorensen
    Premium Member

    Insane, noddy - I love it! :rolleyes::D
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  8. Alexandre Costa

    Alexandre Costa
    Premium Member

    We'll nedd some (drunk) club races with this game. :D
  9. Queequeg

    Premium Member

    Really looking forward to this! From having seen an earlier demo video a year or two ago, I can already see some new features in the trailer and if he can manage to release the game in the sub 20 Euro price range I can see this becoming a fun distraction and drinking game to enjoy with friends!
  10. RaceWasGood

    Premium Member

    Ha-ha, brilliant idea :thumbsup: I've somehow managed not to notice this before. Voted yes.
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  11. Sunny Sky Speed

    Sunny Sky Speed
    Livery Designer Premium Member

    Another pace in the "sim racing " world. ...looks very entertaining. Sth to play with friends and a cradle of beer :thumbsup::inlove:during all night like good old times when online gaming was just sth silly :unsure: or alien :alien:.
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  12. Got my vote!
  13. Yeah "Permanent death" should be lottsa fun. Or rather not. :D

    Btw, is that Kimi's voice-over ? :D

    Naah.. it's probably just a Hakkinen.

    You won't believe this, but I'll say it anyway... :p
    during the trailer, with drinking beer and stuff.. I was thinking "oh you only need to be able to take a p*ss now to have everything in this crazy game" and ...there it is, there it is - right on the end of the video !?! Unbelieveable !!! Guess I have the same (dirty) imagination as this game creators. Maybe I even have some Finish roots who knows. :cool:
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  14. Dave Stephenson

    Dave Stephenson
    Technical Administrator Staff


    @Bram get the beers ready.
  15. TeSL9

    Pessimistic (rarely flying) Finn :) Premium Member

    The trailer voiceover is the gamedeveloper's voice.
    This games world is not very far from our real world here in Finland! :D

    Back to the 90's ... Only ..I had just a moped then... Soon I can have a car :thumbsup:
    It is going to be funny as h... To play this being a Finnish man and knowing this countryside up here :p
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  16. from devs website http://www.amistech.com/msc/

    • Detailed driving simulation with Pacejka tire model
    • Car operating requires H-type shifter and clutch
    • Super difficult hardcore car building puzzle
    • Walking simulator
    • Car stereos with installable subwoofers
    • Camera to take photographs
    • Dead boring highway
    • Extensive damage system, for parts dropping off and wear and tear
    • Parts shop for spare parts and tuning parts
    • Does have graphics of some sort
    • Listen drunk people talk
    • Drunk NPC's
    • Passing out and waking up in random place
    • AI road traffic
    • Able to go to sauna, drink alcohol beverages and get wasted
    • Radio channel
    • Ability to import own OGG songs to radio
    • Rallycross-style dirt track
    • Drivable cargo van
    • Ability to steal fuel
    • Car inspection process
    • Online leaderboard rally event
    • Complete car build up from spark plug to full body tuning
    • Engine simulation with changing damage and performance scenarios
    • Early 90's Finnish countryside setting
    • Play slot machine in bar
    • Ability to chop wood for money
    • Drivable muscle car with true to life automatic transmission
    • Fully functional dashboard similar to flight simulator
    • Chop wood
    • Brake fluid, oil, coolant, fuel, carburetor management
    • Fast and dangerous dirt roads
    • First person controls, no immersion breakers
    • Permadeath
    • Drivable tractor
    • Physics bugs
    • PC-only game [​IMG]

    • Window stickers, like "More beer"
    • Rowing boat
    • Strawberry picking
    • Driving a log truck
    • Ability to make kilju and sell it to get some cash
    • Suomi KP/-31 to shoot fishes, cans, or something else
    • Drag strip and local drag racing events
    • Lively environment with houses, nature and animals
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  17. Lily Starfox

    Lily Starfox
    @ Simberia @Simberia

    It has the worst and most clunky and broken interface I've ever used in my life.:thumbsdown:
    You can have way more fun in Car Mechanic Simulator.
  18. Arne Dopudja

    Arne Dopudja
    Leader of the infamous Chevy Gang.

    But I'm literally playing this IRL!
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  19. "Ability to make kilju and sell it to get some cash"
    I hope the recipe will be included?
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