Logged Sim City 4 Devotion Forums Re: Train stations problem specfically freight « Reply #4 on: June 05, 2012, 02:07:49 AM » Re: Train stations problem specfically freight mike3775 Posts: 848 The key thing is to make it easier to get goods to the station than to anywhere else. Rails are something you have to plan a long way in advance and often they do not get used to their full extent until the city fills in. What do you know, it worked. weblink
Also, industry buildings directly next to a railroad will use it automatically, no need for a freight station. Or, it's at least incredibly unpredictable. It tunes the transit simulator from where it'll run on a 1.3Ghz Pentium III to a point where it works realistically.Secondly: Disable the Carpool Incentive Ordinance and never use it. how does the population of the city vs the region play into, do stadiums only impact tourist if they have an event scheduled?
I highlighted where the actual freight train station is located with a red circle, notice how the currently selected hi-tech factory is sending its freight via truck right past the station.I Intersections and curves are annoying, take up space, and are another con to using them for small distances like downtown. A 'T' junction can be made to cost as little as one extra tile, but it requires a 2x3 tile area.
Do you have a lot of Sims commuting in? I have NEVER had success using Maxis freight stations. What's New? Simcity 4 Elevated Rail Bad idea. . .
I got to thinking that I could have them come from the residential zone via HSR and then board to elevated rail which goes almost immediately to subway where they can Simcity 4 Freight Train Not Working I ran into a problem with stations and people just waiting all day for a train that never arrived I had to kill the rail junction and recreate / draw it.. Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. Can you PLEASE make the next forum post about the game be about these types of issues.
As for building them, it is a challenge to build them into an already established city although I find it helps to run them parallel to roads or in between two Simcity 4 Rail Yard it seems people are driving, catching the subway, jumping on the bus, to my last station so they can take the train out of town. Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... All rights belong to their respective owners.
Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect The next video is startingstop Loading... click site But yes, it is difficult to get ridership on railroads, especially freight. Simcity 4 Freight Train Station However, despite being much closer, the stations are always ignored in favor of road links. Simcity 4 Train Station Download The Weighted Companion Cube is cheating on you, that slut.
I have been thinking of using the network widening mod with ave but i'm not sure thats a good idea as surely i would think that a highway would be faster. have a peek at these guys Reply With Quote The Following User Says Thank You to Patroklos For This Useful Post: Grandpa Troll(March 29, 2014) April 14, 2014,02:54 #13 Hikapo View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog But won't it make people more keen on riding the train? =D #9 Sil View Profile View Posts 4 Jan, 2013 @ 3:51pm Originally posted by Canyew Work:One way roads EVERYWHERE! I've heard that term before applied to SimCity, but the meaning of your term for money that isn't tight isn't obvious. Simcity 4 Rail Not Being Used
Reply With Quote September 24, 2008,00:34 #3 DRoseDARs View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Emperor Join Date 26 Jul 2002 Location Reno, Nevada Posts3,560 Thanks 0 Thanked This is true for both getting on and getting off.So what I think may be happening, is that the cost of that final El station adds enough to the trip cost My cities becomes this sometimes and ugh! check over here The problem is I can not make a curve into a parallel road unless there are at least two tiles of separation between them.
I been in NYC and it is such a pain in the ♥♥♥ to drive down each block looking for the correct one way road to get around. Simcity 4 Bus Stops Stations are always accompanied by bus stops and parking garages. let them take a look.. ..
Close Yes, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. Share this post Link to post Share on other sites BrenMan 94 1 Sophomore Member 1 24 Posts Posted August 1, 2008 I usually Isolate my residential zones from the SimCity Forum is an independent fan site and is not associated with EA Games. Simcity 4 Trains Not Working Happy Thursdays ...
Your points make sense. I suspect that there might be a problem with the overpass over the sunken motorway, maybe thats why it doesnt work. If your train route is only a little bit longer, than the road, it won't be used.Another problem could be that custom passenger stations or other TE lots are blocking freight this content So i'm not sure if i need to get it to 300% to totaly max it out?
Logged Sim City 4 Devotion Forums Re: Train stations problem specfically freight « Reply #6 on: June 05, 2012, 07:51:53 AM » Re: Train stations problem specfically freight mike3775 Posts: 848 Then I checked out some other maps and found that even watching other players' cities their trains had visually vanished too. Perhaps i'am using the wrong station to unlock it i'm just not sure. However when testing this it appears that all infrastructure tiles get the same movement value and thus get treated the same by the sims in your city.
So when I build my railroads, I set up a bypass line for every local station, that way the passengers do no have to stop at every train station. Loading... My city is now to big to expand the railroad system... I'd like to add more pictures later, If you get to my flickr account via the link check out the few overview images I have of my city - North Cove.
The time now is 02:06 PM. Don't have an account yet? permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Curious721 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(0 children)This is my biggest frustration. I do have NWM, and real highway project installed.Please help, thanks in advance.
permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]runtheplacered 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago(0 children)Well, the region stuff doesn't work at all still, as far as I can tell. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]MF-Brofist 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(1 child)Woah...hold on, I didn't even think trains in SC2k13 were supposed to be for public transit inside a city. How long should I wait between events, etc. Why is this funny?
This all is because the pathfinding is iffy. But what actually happens is they ride the bus, instead of driving, to the station, then ride the bus to from the station to work. Turn some off until the population increases. Up till now most people where building inside large grids.
I was able to export on the rail early on with industry even though I had no one in my region. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]Jimbozu 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(0 children)They can't be (well, maybe you could use them to move tourists around the city... So i reconnected the exits and checked and it dropped to 0%.