TrainPlayer News, December 2011 --
Announcing Version 4.2
Just a month ago we released
version 4.1, and here we are already with 4.2!
What's up with that?
What's up is that we just
completed a project which has been underway for some
time: a redesign of the graphics system so it is
independent of layout size, less demanding of memory,
more efficient, and more robust. The results are
ready ahead of schedule, and they are sure to enhance
your trainplaying. While we were at it we fixed
over a hundred bugs, responded to many customer
requests, and added touches of polish all over.
Click below to help yourself to
an upgrade! Enjoy the winter with the latest
TrainPlayer offers thousands of
great layouts you can run, simple but precise tools you can
use to design and build your own, and an integrated
system for operations. Running trains couldn't be
easier -- our software is designed for people who like
trains more than computers.
A great gift for
zoom! Zoom right down to the
rivets, with no loss of memory or performance, no blank
screens! New graphics system handles layouts of
any size or magnification.
Grab the hand icon
and slide the view around, just like in your
favorite map program! Once you try this,
you'll never go back to scrollbars.
your cars and override the default sizes. Try
navigating with ninety-foot boxcars!
Choose the color of
your plywood, and the color of the rug
A long list of bug fixes and improvements in ops,
scripting, display, preferences, track editing, station
creation, scrolling! For details, see the
For more information ==>
Click to obtain yours ==>
Great Train Expo in January.
TrainPlayer will be hosting a booth next month at the
Train Expo in Sacramento, the weekend of January
14-15, 2012, at the
Expo state fair grounds. Drop by and meet the
New content. Check your web
chooser for great new layouts from Mark Johnson, Bruno
Pigozzo, and others, showcasing scenery and ops
features. The picture below is from the new Peter
Prunka collection -- ops-oriented layouts from the den
of the Wizard, including an update of the venerable
Angmar, Tharabad and Sarn Ford.
Visit the lively group on our
for your support.
Bargain price on either TrainPlayer 4.2 or TrackLayer 4.2,
state of the art in model railroad simulation!
To get the discount,
go to the Products page
and choose a product. At checkout, enter the following in the
Coupon Code box, in upper case as shown, then click
Limited time offer. Expires
Try the full program free for 30 days.
Windows XP, Vista, Win 7.
Grab a credit card, pick from our simple product line.
Come visit! There is a lot to see.