Planet Coaster Gets Major Update Before Release

Planet Coaster Gets Major Update Before Release

Planet Coaster is just days away from lunch, and developer Frontier Developments released a new beta update that expands park sizes to two and half times larger than they were previously. Included in the patch are new rides, entertainers, hats and balloons. “Planet Coaster is an important release for us, not just because we’re self-publishing the games that we love, but also because of the incredible community we have had the pleasure of being a part of over the past…

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Planet Coaster Takes The Lead From Roller Coaster Tycoon

Planet Coaster Takes The Lead From Roller Coaster Tycoon

Frontier Developments is gearing up for the much anticipated released of Planet Coaster in three days. The game is shaping up to be every roller coaster sim fan dreams of what Roller Coaster Tycoon World should have been. Roller Coaster Tycoon relaunch has received a lot of negative feedback, with Steam users giving it a 5 out of 10 rating. The game was released prematurely which led to the displeasure of fans from the iconic franchise. Frontier has done a…

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Beta Screenshots of Park Management

Beta Screenshots of Park Management

Special thanks to Murreey for the beta screenshots upload of the Park Management. Planet Coaster will launch on November 17, exclusively on PC. It’s Froniter’s first theme park simulator since Roller Coaster Tycoon 3.

Planet Coaster Guests Will Have Real Behavior

Planet Coaster Guests Will Have Real Behavior

Frontier has released a new developer diary titled “Guest Brains”. In the video it reveals that the studio is obsessed with attention to detail. It explains how guests navigate and interact with the parks. Guests will now be aware of their surroundings, and make decisions such as to catch a ride on in-park transportation if the ride is too far or go by foot. Details such as how tired the guest are, hunger level and their bladder control will factor…

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Planet Coaster Has a Release Date

Planet Coaster Has a Release Date

Frontier has announced the release date for the Rollercoaster Tycoon spiritual successor Planet Coaster. The roller coaster sim is set for a release date of November 17. The beta version of the game will be released shortly before launch.

Planet Coaster Moving to Steam

Planet Coaster Moving to Steam

Frontier has received positive responses from players after Alpha 2 was released of Planet Coaster back in May. We have some new news on the successor to the RollerCoaster Tycoon series. Frontier sent an email to fans to notify them that a Steam version is coming soon. Those who purchased the alpha version or pre-ordered the game will get a Steam key in the upcoming weeks. The next Alpha version of Planet Coaster will require all users to play through…

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Planet Coaster Looking to Pickup Where RollerCoaster Tycoon Stop

Planet Coaster Looking to Pickup Where RollerCoaster Tycoon Stop

Planet Coaster’s Chief Creative Officer, Jonny Watts, sat down recently for an interview to discuss Frontier’s upcoming rollerocaster simulator. He has been with the company for 17 years and worked with Sawyer on the Rollercoaster Tycoon expansion packs. Below are the highlights of his interview with Robert Zak of PCGamesN. Differences between Rollercoaster Tycoon and Planet Coaster What is the difference between Planet Coaster and Rollercoaster Tycoon 3? The simulation is deeper, and players can get more creative than ever….

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Planet Coaster Alpha 2 Released

Planet Coaster Alpha 2 Released

Frontier Development released Alpha 2 version of Planet Coaster on May 24. Alpha 1 showed theme park sim fans the building tools. The second pre-release phase, Alpha 2, arrives with landscaping, VFX and paths creation. If you remember in Alpha 1, Frontier hid the coaster-building system. Good news for fans, that feature has been released for all to enjoy in Alpha 2. So far the game is shaping up to become of the best roller coaster sims ever.

Planet Coaster Sales Reach Nearly $2 Million

Planet Coaster Sales Reach Nearly $2 Million

Planet Coaster has yet to release, however according to Frontier Developments, the theme park builder has generated nearly $2 million in pre orders. This is a very good sign for the future of this new franchise. With pre-sales of Planet Coaster reaching such a high number this early in the game, it gives Frontier the confidence that this game can fill the void left by the RollerCoaster Tycoon series. “The Board is encouraged by the reception to the first Alpha…

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How to Build Roller Coasters in Alpha Version

How to Build Roller Coasters in Alpha Version

Frontier Development released the first Alpha version of Planet Coaster on March 22. Those looking to construct their first roller coaster will notice the Coasters section in the build menu is grayed out. This was hidden by Frontier since the coasters are under heavy construction, with a lot of bugs to work out. We did discover a way to unlock the Coaster build section and we will show you how to access the hidden option. The first step is to…

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