Ship Simulator 2008 puts players at the helm of some of the World's most impressive seafaring vessels - from massive cargo ships and ferries, to speedboats, yachts, personal watercrafts (PWC), hovercrafts and even the legendary Titanic. Explore new harbors including: San Francisco, Marseilles and Southampton, all re-created in careful detail. Enjoy over 50 challenging new missions for both single player and multiplayer modes, which occur during the day, night and through turbulent weather systems. You will be amazed by the realism of this nautical simulator. Steer each ship and take full control of your voyage Navigate using the advanced navigation charts, based on real 3D seabed models Experience realistic ship motions as you combat huge waves Use the advanced navigation instruments, such as the depth meter, to navigate your way around each harbor Truly realistic simulator by a developer (VSTEP) known for creating virtual safety training and educational simulation programs for government port authorities, fire brigades, and disaster control units Seeking endorsement by the U.S. Government NTSB (National Transportation Safety Board) System Requirements - Microsoft Windows 2000/XP/Vista, 2.4 GHz Intel Pentium IV or comparable AMD processor, 1GB RAM, 4x DVD-ROM, 1GB Free Space, nVidia GeForce 5900 or ATI 9600 Pro/X700, 128 MB Video memory, DirectX 9.0 compatible sound card, Mouse With scroll wheel, and Optional Joystick, Joypad or Steering wheel Controllers.
Includes 7 vast and detailed environments - San Francisco, New York, Rotterdam, Southampton/Cowes/Solent, Marseille, Hamburg, and the Thai Phi Phi Islands
Control 15 different vessels, from the speedy personal watercraft and swift hovercraft to the massive supertanker and container ship
Play 50 exciting missions, including challenging open sea endeavors, chases, container loading, and invigorating rescue operations
Set your preferred weather conditions, time of day, and wave height during free-roam sailing