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Moenchengladbach/Germany, March 19, 2019 — Publisher astragon Entertainment GmbH and developers stillalive studios are proud to announce that the console version of their popular transit driving simulator Bus Simulator will be available to preview at PAX East 2019. The convention runs between Thursday, March 28th through Sunday, the 31st and is hosted at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston, Massachusetts. Bus Simulator will be the first transit simulator available for Playstation®4 and Xbox One. Initially announced last year, the full version of the game is due to release in 2019, but previews for the game will be ready to demo at Booth # 16127 during the convention.
Bus Simulator allows you to take the role of a bus driver across over 5.8 square miles of fully simulated roadways. The player will face challenges both on the road and inside the bus as they try to keep their schedules while facing inclement weather, traffic, and disruptive passengers. At their disposal are a slew of customization options for licensed, real-world buses from Mercedes-Benz, MAN, SETRA, and IVECO Bus. The game also features multiplayer cooperative play in its open-world environment, allowing you to form a company with up to three other drivers.
The developer stillalive studios says, “We are incredibly excited to bring Bus Simulator to console. Our favorite part of making games is when players get the chance to experience our games so adding two new platforms and giving everyone those options feels great.”
Supporting Assets and Links
Bus Simulator Console Announcement on YouTube
Bus Simulator Press Kit
About astragon Entertainment GmbH
astragon Entertainment (founded in 2000) ranks among the leading independent games publishers in Germany. Our versatile product portfolio focuses on high-quality technical simulation games such as Construction Simulator, Farming Simulator or Bus Simulator, but also covers complex economic simulations and strategy games. The distribution of the Big Fish franchise (Mystery Case Files, Dark Parables, Grim Tales) completes our exciting product range. Games by astragon are available worldwide on many different platforms such as consoles, smartphones, tablets and PC. Please visit us for more information at http://www.astragon.de/en/.
About stillalive studios
stillalive studios is an award-winning game development team whose goal is to create dynamic and unique games. The company was incorporated in early 2013 in Innsbruck (Austria) and today counts about 20 members. We are an experienced and enthusiastic team of game developers embracing both gameplay and technological challenges, working with both Unity and Unreal. For more information visit http://stillalive-studios.com/.