Railroad Tycoon Body, Version 1.1
By Michel Boire
You probably played "Railroad Tycoon" from Microprose so many times
hoping each time that one day, you would become a Tycoon! To be or
not to be (a Tycoon). Chances are that you were kicked out of town or
simply went bankrupt! Didn't you get slightly frustrated seeing that
your competitors can lay down their rails anyway they want, often
using a configuration not allowed to the player...
Well, no more...
The RRT Body is a save game editor which will allow you to get the
edge! While your competitors will try to make money delivering
various thing with a Grasshopper running at a maximum of 20 miles per
hours you will be able to run the same locomotive up to 995 Mph!
The EDITOR will load your save game by looking for files such as
"RR?.SVE" and allow you to change the following values:
Horse Power (HP)
Year the locomotive will be released
You can load any of your RR Tycoon saved games and modify them.
Those files are: RR0.SVE
RRT BODY does not create another file, once you have entered the
desired valued, click on save and your file will be updated with the
*** Warning *** Warning *** Warning *** Warning *** Warning ***
"RR4.SVE" is not a save game, that file is used as a default for the
GAME so do not attempt to modify it!
Please be aware that even if you set all the locomotives to be
available in the year 1920 (for example), the GAME only allows you to
choose from a maximum of 8 locomotives (there is not enough space on
the screen to display more than that.
One last word of advice, if you change the speed to 995 mph, change
the game speed to a slow setting, mostly if you play the GAME without
the "NO COLLISION" option, can you imagine a collision at 995 Mhp, it
will take you years to scoop out all the bodies scattered across the
There is no warranty whatsoever on this product. I will not be held
responsible for any damages resulting from the use of this product
either incidental or consequential, this includes data loss.
RR Tycoon is a commercial game from Microprose and is not associated
in any way with the maker of Railroad Tycoon Body.
BUG REPORTS & SUGGESTIONS
If you have any suggestions or you think you've found a bug, contact
me on GENIE and I'll try to look into it ASAP.
Thank you for supporting Atari Computers!
195 Denistoun #208
Welland, On. Canada