Candy Transit is Transport Tycoon meets Factorio, and it’s out this yr
The PC has a variety of incredible video games, however one thing it at all times wants extra of are enjoyable, stress-free titles to get pleasure from however not get too burdened over – or an replace of ’90s traditional Transport Tycoon blended with a little bit little bit of Factorio, which is what new title Candy Transit is all about.
Transport Tycoon launched in 1994, the identical yr that the XCOM collection started – however in contrast to that traditional technique collection, Transport Tycoon by no means obtained a revival regardless of authentic creator Chris Sawyer’s try at a sequel with Locomotion and the unique being well-remembered even at present as a extra chill various to SimCity.
Now ex-Factorio developer and 3D artist Ernestas Norvaišas has teamed up with writer Workforce 17 to create Candy Transit, which appears to be a non secular successor to Transport Tycoon. The sport’s described as a “cosy train-driven metropolis builder” – not sufficient video games are referred to as “cosy” lately – “the place the railway is king and trains are the only real technique of transportation and growth”.
Candy Transit is down for an early entry launch first, which shouldn’t be too distant as Norvaišas plans to launch the total recreation later this yr – though the Steam web page makes clear that “Candy Transit will keep in early entry till it’s ok”. It is going to even have full mod assist “from day one”, with Steam Workshop absolutely built-in.
oh my lord. one the 3D artists from Factorio is making a Transport Tycoon recreation alongside Team17. yesss please https://t.co/BZ81BiwSZ0
— danny o’dwyer (@dannyodwyer) January 15, 2022
It definitely appears a whole lot of enjoyable, so who is aware of – Candy Transit could be part of Factorio as the most effective administration video games on PC when it hits in late 2022.