Finally ... pak128 with half heights :DOWNLOAD pak128 2.5.3 (95 MB) for Simutrans 120 and higher
SHORT TUTORIAL for building bridges and tunnels with half heights. Advised for players upgrading from a pak128 version prior to 2.5.0 !
Pak128 before 2.5.0 and pak128 from 2.5.0 are likely to be NOT compatible regarding half heights change !
anyway compat.tab has been updated, as described here
, from pak128 r1501.
Changes between 2.5.2 and 2.5.3
_ Changes on trains:
_ Rvg tender (blue one): length 8 -> 7 (to match graphics)
_ BR-135: graphics were left in a pityful condition (grey thing with inconsistent patches of player color) for a long time, I tried to restore them in player color as well as I could.
_ BR-238: added missing smoke
_ EMD FT: added missing smoke
_ Renfe 310, 319, 333, 340, 301, 311, 314, 316, 318, 319, 334, 10200: added missing smoke
_ Silver city comet: added missing smoke
_ VT 105: added missing smoke, capacity increased (+10 passengers on car and rear)
_ RT 100, 350, 600, 900: adedd missing smoke
_ RT 120: added missing smoke, capacity increased (+10 passengers per vehicle)
_ CPH Motorcar: added missing smoke
_ Class 620, 2000: added missing smoke
_ Pioneer zephyr: added missing smoke, max speed 180 (unreachable) -> 110
_ Rvg Tigress: multiple units enabled
_ Rvg Tigress and Thunder: images moved up of two pixels
_ Suspended monorail topspeeds increased to 150, to match the fastest monorail. This is a temporary fix, new monorail ways will appear in later releases.
_ 60 metal rail bridge: error in player color fixed
_ Changes on some curiosities (wrong levels, far too high in some cases)
_ ski resort: 600 -> 140
_ maya temple: 288 -> 216
_ big French garden: 240 -> 100
_ radiant house: 243 -> 180
_ round about: 2 -> 30
_ Changes on some curiosities (too high chances, used to spawn everywhere)
_ small and big French gardens: 100 -> 40
_ saint Geneviève library: 60 -> 30
_ central park: 100 -> 30
_ Increased speed of some early citycars which used to ruin up bus networks
_ Removed wrong pillar graphics under north-south and east-west views of 80b track bridge
_ All station extensions moved to special construction toolbar, less confusing for beginners, lighter toolbar for tracks
_ Change in third rails: 80b third rail became 120 third rail, 80 third rail retire date removed
_ Fixed graphical error between green and red positions of early train choose signal
_ Added an end-of-choose-sign for road (quick work-around of existing sign), changed the road block's icon to avoid confusion
_ Added early big bus station
_ Fixed wrong cost of early highway entry sign
_ Canonball Btx car: overpowered compared to other cars of the pak of the same era: increased weight (31 -> 34) and decreased topspeed (160 -> 140)
Changes between 2.5.1 and 2.5.2
_ Fixed missing images on 70 and 90 kmph road bridges
_ Fixed a minor shading problem on 110 kmph road bridge
_ Fixed missing images on canal bridge
_ Updated scenarios "produce cars" (was "cars") and "trammadness"
_ Added ny911's headquarters
Changes between 2.5.0 and 2.5.1
_ Fixed missing images on rail/road bridges/tunnels.
_ Fixed tennis court appearing outside of cities (missing build_time parameter)
Changes since previous stable version (2.3.0)
_ Everything adapted to half height tiles/soft slopes
_ Electrifications of tracks and trams completely updated with new complete sets of catenaries and third rails by Gwalch and me
_ New train stations by Fabio and me
_ Change in trains'graphics : tracks and trains lowered of four pixels (to ground level)
_ monorail tracks prices divided by two (first step to a finer economical balancing)
_ added some French trams from Gwalch
_ various bugfixes
_ added some of Areus'traffic lights
Todo (upcoming changes)
_ Underground train stations
_ Many buildings still miss snowy images
_ A finer economical balancing, especially for monorail and planes.
Please report ANY
bugs or suggestions, even if an object is just ugly to you
Thanks to everyone who contributed.