A-Train Express details Diorama Mode, Guide Movies, mouse and keyboard support

Diorama Mode supports PlayStation VR.

Artdink has released new information and screenshots of A-Train Express introducing the game’s Diorama Mode, Guide Movies, and confirming mouse and keyboard support.

Get the details below.

■ Diorama Mode

A-Train Express

A mode that lets you appreciate the city you developed transformed into diorama. Experience a railroad model cityscape that feels like a diorama.

The mode has four types, and you can select a scale for each gauge including the “N Gauge” spopular in Japan, the “HO Gauge,” and more:

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  • N Gauge Mode scaling 1/150
  • H0 Gauge Mode scaling 1/80
  • 0 Gauge Mode scaling 1/45

—Z Gauge

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—N Gauge

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—H0 Gauge

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—0 Gauge

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For each gauge, the map is cut at a fixed size, and up to 10 vehicles can be brought in. If you register your favorite places as viewpoints, you can quickly transform them into dioramas. Fine-tuning is also easy.

With this mode, you can experience an A-Train different from the ordinary, where you can appreciate the details of trains, the city, and more.

A-Train Express

A-Train Express

Additionally, users who have PlayStation VR can go into and view the diorama worlds from their favorite angles. Become a giant and overlook the city, and try chasing after your favorite vehicles…

A-Train Express

A-Train Express

■ Guide Movies

A-Train Express includes guide movies that will enable beginners to play with peace of mind. A total of 24 video guides are being prepared for each situation, which will support users in learning the controls and how to play.

A-Train Express

A-Train Express

The list of videos are as follows:

  • Subsidiary Construction
  • Bus Stop and Delivery Location Establishment
  • Bus / Truck Buying and Placement
  • Railway Schedule Wizard
  • Belt Line
  • Train Revisions
  • Point Creation
  • Subsidiary Sale
  • Payment of Taxes
  • Follow, Car Window, and Driving Modes
  • VR Mode
  • Landmark Funds
  • Screen Viewpoints
  • Camera Control
  • Viewpoints
  • Which City?
  • Checking Management Situation
  • Station Construction
  • Track Construction
  • Train Buying and Placement
  • Checking Passenger Amount and Income / Expenditure
  • Freight Traffic Line
  • Material Plants and Material Placement
  • Railway Schedule Settings

■ Mouse and Keyboard Support

A-Train Express will feature mouse and keyboard support. When a mouse is plugged in, a cursor will appear on the screen.

A-Train Express

A-Train Express is due out for PlayStation 4 on December 21 in Japan.

View the screenshots at the gallery.

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