Aron Persson brings news that Open TTD – the 6+-year-in-making Open Source clone of Chris Sawyer’s Transport Tycoon Deluxe – has reached that ever-alluring 1.0. Well done them. It’s far more than a straight copy, featuring a hefty list of additions, from maps 64x as big, 255-player multiplayer and… oh, just go have a look at the list. If you’ve got any interest in planes and trains and automobile and – er – cargo, it’s got to be a must-download, surely? You can get the 1.0 from here. And now we celebrate their achievement by linking to some user-footage from last year inappropriately soundtracked with a eurodance version of the Final Countdown.
This isn’t a good day for RPS music.