The 1.4.2 patch for Ship Simulator 2008. Changes include improved graphics, AI and more.
Lighthouse Interactive has released an update for Ship Simulator 2008 taking it to v1.4.2. Some of the new key features included in Update 1.4.2 include:
• Towing performance improved - Towing has been enhanced by a new system that improves the towing performance of all tugboats.
• Improved ocean bump maps and ship dynamics - Wave effects on all ships have been improved, recreating waves on a more realistic scale and intensifying the sailing experience for all vessels.
• Improved AI awareness – AI captains have better awareness and, depending on the size and speed of your vessel, AI controlled ships will stop for your ship to pass.
• Pushboat connection - The pushboat is able to connect to the barges using a new type of rope only available for the pushboat.