My Summer Car Updated: Get's a Train...

Discussion in 'My Summer Car' started by Paul Jeffrey, Mar 22, 2017.

  1. Paul Jeffrey

    Paul Jeffrey
    RaceDepartment Editor-in-Chief Staff Premium

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    My Summer Car has today received a small update - you can now enjoying crashing into a train...!

    Probably one of the most bizarre and enjoyable driving games available today for PC, My Summer Car has taken another step towards recreating the 90's Finnish countryside in painstaking detail with the inclusion of something big and heavy to run along the already existing rail network in the game. Ladies and gentlemen we now have ourselves a fully collideable train to enjoy!

    Although at this stage you can't use the train to carry our journeys or drive yourself, the new element of interaction in the game will run around the large Finnish game map itself and of course you guessed it, you can crash into it with your own cars or place things like a crate of beer on the line and watch it hurtle through the obstacle!

    The new train for My Summer Car follows on from a recent update released back on the 13th March and is a nice little free addition to the game. Whilst the new train doesn't allow any driving or travelling ability, it is thought that the developer is looking to include this option in a future update to the game.

    About The Game

    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 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 ordered 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 event to participate in
    • Permanent death
    • Sauna bathing
    • 90's Finnish summer!
    • Support for steering wheel and shifter controllers
    • Much more!

    My Summer Car is available to purchase exclusively on Windows PC via the Steam Network right now!

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    Check out the My Summer Car sub forum here at RaceDepartment to keep up to date with all the latest news regarding this quirky driving game. As is usually the case with these sub forums, we offer you a place to get together with your fellow community members and discuss the gaming experience, plus we have a growing collection of weird and wonderful mods for you to try in our downloads section. Pop in a say hello today!

    Have you tried the new update yet? Are you pleased to see the inclusion of a train to watch / avoid / hit? Do you enjoy My Summer Car? Let us know in the comments section below!
    Last edited: Mar 22, 2017
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  2. Blimey


    Cool, now I can replicate my favourite crashes for the #crashchallenge this week.
  3. Ilya_K


    Since I was a kid I always was dreaming about dying under the train, now I can do that! THX YOU AMISTECH
    Last edited: Mar 22, 2017
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  4. Bram Hengeveld

    Bram Hengeveld
    Founder Staff Premium

    Choo-Choo :inlove:
  5. Scanerdarkly


    Wow, my screenshot)
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  6. y tho

    y tho

    guys watch my youtube vid check my minecraft lets play train stopped 100% watch the whole vid 100% train stopped
  7. Wedge


    feature complete! now the team can move to their next project!
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  8. Nick Gregory

    Nick Gregory
    Forever a backmarker Premium

    Now we all can be run over by the hype train!