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April’s Edition of Simutrans Monthly Screenshot Contest

Another new edition of SMSC is on the way. The subject of this month is Small cities.

Everybody can participate, with only one screenshot of 800 x 600 pixels, in jpg or png formats. You can use any pakset, and the deadline is April 15th. The voting begins on April 16th.

The prize will be a mention of your nickname in the Simutrans Hall of Fame, praises from the whole community and one post including your picture at blog and simutrans.com.

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SMSC March 2012: Winner hdomos

EdinburghWinner of the March edition of the Simutrans Monthly Screenshot Contest is hdomos. This industrial area provide most of the goods for the two town, including cars (not seen in picture), ethanol, gasoline, furniture, concrete, planks, books, etc… Built with pak.britain, It gathered 14 votes.

Screenshots by sybill and Isaac_Clarke scored seconds and third respectively.

Find the poll and discussion at the International Simutrans Forum.

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March’s Edition of Simutrans Monthly Screenshot Contest

Another new edition of SMSC is on the way. The subject of this month is Heavy Industries.

Everybody can participate, with only one screenshot of 800 x 600 pixels, in jpg or png formats. You can use any pakset, and the deadline is March 18th. The voting begins on March 19th.

The prize will be a mention of your nickname in the Simutrans Hall of Fame, praises from the whole community and one post including your picture at blog and simutrans.com.

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SMSC February 2012: Winner sdog

shropshireWinner of the February edition of the Simutrans Monthly Screenshot Contest is sdog. I found a poster from 1973 and a photo from 1905, both of Shrewsbury Railway Station. The older photo, (taken by a daring young Major A. C. H. Melchett from a montgolfiere) shows the station under construction. A circular line and a tram line were built already, while the tracks for the line to Manchester and Sheffield were being laid.. Built with pak.britain, It gathered 14 votes.

Screenshots by Enkort and Sim, and finally Isaac_Clarke scored seconds and third respectively.

Find the poll and discussion at the International Simutrans Forum.

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February’s Edition of Simutrans Monthly Screenshot Contest

Another new edition of SMSC is on the way. The subject of this month is Central rail stations.

Everybody can participate, with only one screenshot of 800 x 600 pixels, in jpg or png formats. You can use any pakset, and the deadline is February 16th. The voting begins on February 17th.

The prize will be a mention of your nickname in the Simutrans Hall of Fame, praises from the whole community and one post including your picture at blog and simutrans.com.

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SMSC January 2012: Winner carlbaker

Autumn River CrossingWinner of the January edition of the Simutrans Monthly Screenshot Contest is carlbaker. The screenshot shows the city in the distance, that marks an important railway crossroads, as well as an interchange for bus journeys into the nearby picturesque countryside. Built with pak.german, It gathered almost half of the total votes. Screenshots by The Hood and mEGA scored second and third respectively.
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January’s Edition of Simutrans Monthly Screenshot Contest

New year and a new edition of SMSC. The subject of this month is From bridge to bridge at countryside.

Everybody can participate, with only one screenshot of 800 x 600 pixels, in jpg or png formats. You can use any pakset, and the deadline is January 16th. The voting begins on January 17th.

The prize will be a mention of your nickname in the Simutrans Hall of Fame, praises from the whole community and one post including your picture at blog and simutrans.com.

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SMSC December 2011: Winner Isaac Clarke

Morvan is the river which march along the village of the same nameWinner of the December edition of the Simutrans Monthly Screenshot Contest is Isaac Clarke. The screenshot of Morvan is a river which march along the village of the same name. The economy of this little locality is based on rural industries. Built with pak128, It gathered almost half of the total votes. Screenshots by mEGA and fabio scored second and third respectively.
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SRGC Winter: Station Extension Buildings

cc (by, nc, sa) by M Kuhn

The third round of the Simutrans Regular Graphics Contest has started. The topic are station extension buildings for passengers, in winter. Read the rest of this entry »

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SMSC November 2011: Winner Spacethingy

screenshot of a murky winter's afternoon becomes chaoticWinner of the November edition of the Simutrans Monthly Screenshot Contest is Spacethingy. The screenshot of a murky winter’s afternoon that becomes chaotic as a level-crossing on the outskirts of a city becomes frozen open. Luckily, a railway depot is nearby, allowing engineers to inspect the damage (and wave flags) quickly. It was built with pak128.Britain gathered almost half of the total votes. Screenshots by Sybill and Lmallet scored second and third respectively. Read the rest of this entry »

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