For the first time, run your own water park - and ride all the rides - with this expansion to RollerCoaster Tycoon 3
In addition, RollerCoaster Tycoon 3
will also include the ability to assign music from the player's own library to rides in the park, import roller coaster designs from previous games in the franchise, and features various weather effects.
In addition to the demo program, the marketing campaign for RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 also includes a pre-order program currently running at participating retailers, allowing consumers who reserve a copy of the game to receive a "Coaster Pack" containing three exclusive, professionally designed coasters.
designed the pre-order coasters and also served as a coaster design consultant on RollerCoaster Tycoon 3.
Atari's RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 showcases this innovation by allowing game players to bring their creations to life with Photo Story.
RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 features stunning 3D graphics, a CoasterCam(TM) that lets players "ride the rides," a Fireworks MixMaster(TM) to create fireworks displays, dozens of new rides and themed attractions, a Peep Designer, VIPeeps, a Sandbox Mode, customizable music, day and nighttime cycles, and the ability to save photos and movies of your park.
RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 is being developed by Frontier Developments, Ltd.
Famous for the Nemesis and Oblivion rides at Alton Towers Park in England, world renowned roller coaster designer and creator John Wardley designed five roller coasters for RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 that are only available through the pre-sell campaign and won't be included in the final game.
I've had a great time designing coasters with RollerCoaster Tycoon 3," said John Wardley, professional roller coaster designer.
The RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 pre-sell program begins on September 15th at participating retailers and the exclusive pre-sell coasters will be available for download beginning on October 26th, one week prior to the game's November 2nd in-store date.
The RollerCoaster Tycoon series has millions of devoted fans who have provided many great ideas for new features they want to see in RollerCoaster Tycoon 3," said David Braben, Chairman of Frontier Developments.
And, as with all the other customizable elements in RollerCoaster Tycoon 3, players will be able to trade firework shows with other players.
However, unlike previous RollerCoaster Tycoon games, RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 will let players pick tunes from their own music library in a range of popular music formats - or even use tunes they've recorded themselves - and attach them to rides and attractions in the parks they have created.
The brand new night cycle including night, dawn, dusk, moon, and stars included in RollerCoaster Tycoon 3, will challenge players to create the ultimate night time amusement park experience by adding lights to coasters, rides and pathways.
RollerCoaster Tycoon 3
will be introduced in Holiday 2004 for the PC.