A new year, a new free add-on pack for Ship Simulator 2008 sees the light!

Rotterdam, The Netherlands, January 8th 2010. With the new year freshly underway, VSTEP continues its weekly release of free download packs for Ship Simulator 2008. The next installment is the Elbe Super Pack. This pack is the eleventh free download pack released and was was created especially for Ship Simulator 2008 users that have previously bought the Elbe from the Shipyard. The Elbe Super Pack is now available for free at“The Shipyard”, the online vessel&environment shop for Ship Simulator 2008.

All Ship Simulator 2008 users that have previously bought the Elbe from the Shipyard will be able to download this new add-on pack for free and sail an updated version of the classic Elbe, a wonderful seagoing motortugboat. Download this free add-on pack to enjoy new gameplay features and play exciting new missions with the Elbe. The Elbe Super Pack is created by the dedicated Ship Simulator Creator's Forum.

VSTEP will continue to release new high quality free add-on packs for Ship Simulator 2008 at the Shipyard on a weekly basis leading up to the release of the new Ship Simulator Extremes game in 2010.

To download the free add-on pack, visit the Shipyard.

About Ship Simulator 2008

Available in 20 countries and 7 languages and with over 480,000 copies sold to date, the Ship Simulator Series is the leading naval simulation series for pc users. In Ship Simulator 2008, players will need to perform a multitude of tasks, all setwithin stunning 3D environments and world renowned harbours like San Francisco, Rotterdam, New York and Marseille. Players will take control of a wide array of vessels– from massive cargo ships and ferries, to speedboats, yachts, water taxis, personal watercrafts, and even the mighty Titanic! Ship Simulator 2008 incredibly recreates real locations from around the world and presents players with the challenges of commanding the vessel of their choice on the open sea. For more information about Ship Simulator 2008, visit www.shipsim.com

About VSTEP

VSTEP develops professional training simulators for nautical training, fire-fighters, train drivers, safety officers and others. Since its initiation in 2002, VSTEP has successfully completed over 38 training simulators and projects for customers like the Royal Navy, the Port of Rotterdam, Falck/Nutec, Shell, DSM and the Dutch Railways. VSTEP’s experience and core technology from these projects has been adapted to deliver a“true to their roots” simulator for the home PC user. For more information about VSTEP, visit www.vstep.nl


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