The much anticipated sequel to the surprise simulation hit of last year will not only add new harbours and many new vessels, but also much desired things like advanced weather conditions and open sea missions. Ship Simulator will amaze you with its progress and will rock your simulated world. Ship Simulator 2008 will include the following new features: Three brand new exciting sailing areas: San Francisco, Southampton/Solent area incl. Cowes, and Marseille. Nine brand new vessels, from pilot boat to supertanker, including even a massive offshore oil rig User-controlled harbour container cranes Ocean waves, with realistic ship motions Long-distance trips between harbours (open sea missions) Walkthrough option on all ships Interactive bridge controls on all ships Advanced weather system New navigation instruments, including a depth meter Mid-mission save function Visible damage on ships after a collision Advanced towing, anchoring and mooring rope operations Complex and challenging missions, like chasing other ships, container loading, rescue operations Free-roam option: select a ship, a sailing environment, set the weather and wave conditions, and start sailing!
Microsoft® Windows 2000®, XP® or Vista® 2.4 Ghz Intel® Pentium® IV or AMD® processor 1 GB RAM (XP), 2 GB RAM (Vista) 4x CD-ROM/DVD-ROM drive Approx. 500 MB free hard disk space NVIDIA® GeForce 5900 or ATI® 9600 Pro / X600, 128MB memory DirectX® 9.0 compatible sound card Mouse with scroll wheel Optional controllers: Joystick, Joypad or Steering wheel