Euro Truck Simulator is the recent heavy vehicle racing game and before it the gamers use 8 Wheels of Steel American Long Haul and Hard Truck games to play in PC platform. There are bundle of other racing games which were available for various platforms including PlayStation, Xbox, Microsoft Windows and more. The story of this game is focusing on the roads, vehicles, shopping malls, road side views, tall buildings and something more that you don't expect. The game looks like a real business just like in The Sims 3 where you have your own business and vehicles. However the vehicles including different ford trucks with 18 to 28 wheels. The first game of the series was released in Aug 2002 and the latest one was published in Jan 2011.
The player is required to first buy a new truck and customize its engine, acceleration, coloring, tires, suspension and many other spare parts. The fully furnished roads are waiting for you to come and start a new career of driving at these roads for the first time. The main target of this game is to transfer the cargo from one location to another. There were more than 40 transporting items including different electronics, food items, drinking items, medical/surgical items, auto spare parts of vehicle, army and troop's weaponry system and more. The same features can be found in Euro Truck Simulator 2. The publisher of this game is ValuSoft and developed by SCS Software. The developer released up to 7 versions of this game series.
Basically 8 Wheels of Steel American Long Haul is simulator / simulation game which is used to impress the player and improve its driving skills. This game is also motivate the player to be a heavy vehicle driver in professional life and starts the cargo transportation job as a passion. If you read a newspaper than you must find an ad where some jobs are required relevant to this game. The truck driving is not a bad job and it shall give enough money to the driver but it's more difficult because sometimes you'll move to outside the country. However back to gameplay of this game which ads more countries like Mexico, Canada and other countries of South America.
The most cities from North America are included in the previous versions of this game but more from South America are introduced for the first time in this version. You'll shock after knowing that this game has about 48 states from US. Yes! there is a big gameplay is waiting for you to keep driving and move cargo from one city or country to another as soon as possible. You must got paid after moving the cargo to other location and you can buy more vehicles and upgrade existing truck spare parts from auto workshop. The combination in simulator games is not high but Microsoft Flight Simulator, Goat Simulator, Stone Simulator and Train Simulator are most popular.
Size: 260 MB
Developer: SCS Software