Sailing fans can survey t.he seven seas in this update of developer VSTEP’s original 2006 release. Ship Simulator 2008 takes land-locked boating enthusiasts on 50 new misions aboard 16 different sailing vessels. Players can take yachts, speedboats. cargo ships. ferries. vvater taxis. even the Titanic, around the open sea & into seven famous harbors including: Nevv York, San Francisco, and Rotterdam. Day turns to night & weather patterns shift as players try to guide their ships safely from port to port. An advanced damage system shovvs dents and holes, & ships vvith irreparable damage belovv the vvater line will sink. A mission editor lets gamers create & share their ovvn adventures, and multiplayer modes allovv for free roaming, towing, and chat.