Paradox Interactive celebrates Ship Simulator Extremes 2nd Anniversary with new FREE DLC


New York - 06 September 2012 - Ahoy Mateys! It’s Ship Simulator Extremes 2nd anniversary and to celebrate Paradox Interactive and developer VSTEP are offering players the brand new DLC Customs Vessel for free!

‘Customs Vessel’ tasks players with the role of a maritime customs officer, responsible for upholding the law and ensuring nothing fishy gets smuggled into the harbor. Piloting a brand new customs ship named Zilvermeeuw players will embark on two exciting missions which include searching vessels for contraband as well as high speed sea chases to apprehend ships evading inspection.

VSTEP developed Customs Vessel with guidance from The Port of Rotterdam Customs Authority and the Customs & Tax Museum in Rotterdam to ensure the most realistic gaming experience.

Customs Vessel is now available to download for free from and selected digital distribution sites including the Steam Store.

Key features:

Brand new state-of-the-art customs vessel Zilvermeeuw as used by officials at The Port of Rotterdam


New campaign including two new customs themed missions: ‘The Chase” and “The Search for Illegal Cargo” 

Learn how to control the nimble yet powerful customs ship during its day-to-day activites and patrols

Customs vessel functionality added to the mission editor, allowing for the creation and sharing of specific customs vessel missions 

Developed in cooperation with the Port of Rotterdam Customs Authority and the Customs & Tax Museum in Rotterdam

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