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The classic PC sim makes its way to iOS, complete with rewarding gameplay and a convoluted interface.

What's New

Latest update fixes/improvements:

* Problem where an industry could decide to increase production (and announce the increase) even if it was already at full capacity

* Company HQ now affects town rating opinion - having one rates as 10 trees (or allows 2 more houses to be destroyed)

* Delays at dual-way signals if signal was occupied

* Improvements to train lengths display - now includes gap between vehicles and more accurate between sub vehicle gaps

* Rare crash where train could repeatedly check open exits from a looped tracks

* Water display on map

* New vehicle profit / loss indicator in vehicle list and vehicle finance

* Fix for multiple touches crash when using game map

Previous update (v1.1.0):

* New levels - all WITHOUT AIs - check the 'Solo' tab!
- 5 new scenarios
- 5 existing scenarios

* New, completely remastered music by the original composer, John Broomhall - selectable in the options as 'The 2014 Sessions'
* New achievements, some of them hidden - see if you can find them!
* Helpful tips shown during loading levels
* Fixes throughout

App Description

Build the ultimate transport empire!

Take control of your own fledgling transport company, and use your engineering skill and business acumen to keep cargo and passengers moving - and keep the money rolling in!

Transport Tycoon contains everything that made the original PC game an all-time classic, plus a whole host of brilliant new features - bigger, richer worlds, deeper simulation and a huge variety of land, sea and air vehicles. The intuitive new touch screen interface makes it easier than ever to build and maintain your transport network.

Whether you're planning and constructing ambitious engineering projects, or simply exploring the intricately simulated workings of the game's world, Transport Tycoon is your ticket to many hours of absorbing and rewarding entertainment.

TRANSPORT TYCOON is the definitive version of the classic simulation game, created by 31x and Origin8 Technologies in collaboration with Chris Sawyer, the original designer and developer of the TRANSPORT TYCOON and ROLLERCOASTER TYCOON franchises.


• Deploy bus and tram networks to grow sleepy towns into bustling cities.
• Lay cross-country railroads to keep industries supplied with precious resources.
• Construct massive bridges, dig tunnels and deploy earth-moving tools to carve a path through mountainous terrain.
• Build air and sea ports to transport cargo and passengers further and faster in an accelerating world.


• A wide range of beautiful landscapes including deserts, forests, mountains, valleys and islands.
• Several ‘real-world’ scenarios modelled on regions of North America and Europe at different periods in the 20th century.
• A richly simulated world with changing seasons and working industries, farms and towns.
• An all-new interface puts everything you need to explore and interact with the world at your fingertips.


• Over 150 vehicle types allowing you to choose the ideal transport solution for every situation.
• Use railway junctions and signals to allow multiple trains to share your rail routes.
• Modify vehicles and stations and assign new routes to adapt your business in real time.
• Upgrade and replace old vehicles as new and better ones are invented – all the way to supersonic jets and bullet trains!


• Play through 49 scenarios expertly designed to suit all skill levels and playing styles.
• Try to stay one step ahead of advanced A.I.-driven competitor's companies.
• Track your progress and troubleshoot your business with in-depth company statistics.
• Prove yourself worthy of the title of Transport Tycoon and take on the life-consuming 100 Year Challenges!

Like Transport Tycoon on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/tycoonsim
Follow Transport Tycoon on Twitter: @TransportTycoon


Transport Tycoon © 1994, 2013 31X Ltd. Created by Chris Sawyer. Transport Tycoon ® 31X Ltd. All rights reserved.

Transport Tycoon is a Universal App compatible with iPhone 4 and newer, iPod touch 4th generation and newer, and iPad 2 and newer including iPad Mini. iOS 6.0 or above recommended.

All content and features are included with no additional purchases required.

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

August 24, 2014 New version 1.1.2
April 03, 2014 New version 1.1.0
March 07, 2014 New version 1.0.6
February 23, 2014 Price Decrease: $6.99 -> $2.99
February 12, 2014 New version 1.0.5
October 03, 2013 Initial Release

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