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  Bus Simulator 21 is pulling into the station with the largest fleet of busses in the series’ history
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07/22/2021
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press.]
Duesseldorf/Germany, July 22, 2021 – With Bus Simulator 21, bus and simulation fans can look forward to the largest selection of vehicles in the series to date! astragon Entertainment and stillalive studios are happy to announce that players will be able to choose from a diverse selection of 30 officially licensed buses by 10 world-famous brands and manufacturers!

 
The official Bus Simulator 21 – Brands Showcase Trailer is
 available here:
https://youtu.be/nvM5IlYJZPc

 
Bus Simulator 21

 
  • 10 world-famous brands: Mercedes-Benz, Volvo, Scania, BYD, Alexander Dennis, Blue Bird, Grande West, Setra, IVECO BUS and MAN
  • 30 officially licensed bus models – including city buses, articulated buses, electric buses, and a double decker
  • Two huge maps – Travel across both US and European inspired terrain
  • Numerous new, revised, and extended features
  • Improved open world approach
  • Co-op multiplayer mode
  • Bus Simulator 21 will be released on September 07, 2021 for PC, PlayStation®4 and Xbox One with backward compatibility support for next-generation consoles.
 

Spanning two huge maps, Bus Simulator 21 offers players the opportunity to set up their own bus company in either the metropolis “Angel Shores”(which is inspired by a large US city) or in the fictional European “Seaside Valley”. Whether alone in single-player mode or together with friends in the cooperative multiplayer mode, players will have the opportunity to prove their skills as a bus driver and lead their company to success.

 
During the course of the game, players can drive a total of 30 officially licensed bus models from 10 world-famous brands - including city buses, articulated buses, electric buses and a double-decker.

 
The following make and models will be included in the game:

 
Alexander Dennis Ltd.:
  • Enviro200 (city bus)
  • Enviro500 (double decker)
Blue Bird:
  • SIGMA 12m (city bus)
BYD:
  • BYD eBus 12m (electric bus)
  • BYD eBus 18m (articulated electric bus) 
IVECO BUS:
  • IVECO BUS Urbanway 12m (city bus)
  • IVECO BUS Urbanway 18m (articulated bus)
Grande West:
  • Vicinity 30ft (city bus)
  • Vicinity 35ft CNG (city bus)
MAN:
  • Lion’s City (city bus)
  • Lion’s City CNG (articulated bus)
  • Lion’s City city bus (city bus)
  • Lion’s City G (articulated bus)
  • Lion’s City L (city bus)
  • Lion’s City M (city bus)
  • Lion’s City 18 (articulated bus)
Mercedes-Benz:
  • Citaro (city bus)
  • Citaro K (city bus)
  • Citaro G (articulated bus)
  • CapaCity (articulated bus)
  • CapaCity L (articulated bus)
  • eCitaro (electric bus)
  • eCitaro G (articulated electric bus)
Scania:
  • Citywide LF 12m (electric bus)
Setra:
  • Setra S 412 UL (interurban bus)
  • Setra S 416 LE business (interurban bus)
  • Setra S 417 UL business (interurban bus)
  • Setra S 418 LE business (interurban bus)
Volvo:
  • 7900 Electric
  • 7900 Electric (articulated bus)
In addition to the large number of lovingly reproduced bus models, players can also look forward to numerous new and revised features, various options for customizing their buses, and a more focused open-world approach with greater freedom than ever before. Bus Simulator 21 is sure to be the most extensive bus driving experience in the history of the popular game series!
 
Bus Simulator 21 will be released on September 07, 2021 for 34.99 EUR / 34.99 USD / 29.99 GBP (RSP) on PC as well as for 49.99 EUR / 49.99 USD / 44.99 GBP (RSP) on PlayStation®4 and Xbox One with backward compatibility support for next-generation consoles.

Bus Simulator 21 shop page on the new website:
https://shop.bussimulator.com/

Please visit us at:
Homepage: https://www.bussimulator.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BusSimulatorGame/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/BusSimGame
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bussimgame/
Discord: https://discord.gg/astragon
Press Kit : https://my.hidrive.com/share/xy--efckuh#$/
 
© 2021 Published and distributed by astragon Entertainment GmbH. Developed by stillalive studios GmbH. Bus Simulator, Bus Simulator 21, astragon, astragon Entertainment and its logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of astragon Entertainment GmbH. "Mercedes-Benz" and "Three pointed star in a ring" are trademarks of Daimler AG and used under license by astragon Entertainment GmbH. Unreal® is a trademark or registered trademark of Epic Games, Inc. in the United States of America and elsewhere. “PlayStation Family Mark”, “PlayStation”, “PS5 logo”, “PS4 logo”, "PS4" and “PS5” are registered trademarks or trademarks of Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc. Xbox One, Xbox Series and the Xbox logos are trademarks of the Microsoft group of companies and are used under license from Microsoft. All intellectual property relating to the buses and bus equipment, and associated brands and imagery therefore (including trademarks and/or copyrighted materials) featured in the game are the property of their respective companies. The buses in this game may be different from the actual products in shapes, colours and performance. All rights reserved. All other names, trademarks and logos are property of their respective owners.
 
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HomeRun PR
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[email protected]
 
astragon Entertainment GmbH
astragon Entertainment (founded on July 25, 2000 in Hagen/Germany, since 2019 based in Duesseldorf/Germany) is one of the leading independent German games publishers. The focus of the diverse product portfolio of our company lies on high-quality technical simulation games such as Construction Simulator, or Bus Simulator, but also many other exciting games such as POLICE SIMULATOR: PATROL OFFICERS or the space strategy game Drone Swarm. The distribution of high-quality licensed and distribution products such as Farming Simulator, Transport Fever 2 and SnowRunner complete our attractive product range. astragon games are available world-wide on many different platforms such as consoles, smartphones, tablets, and PC. Find more information at: http://www.astragon.com
 
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 consists of 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/.