A-Train Express announced for PS4 [Update]

A "city development railroad simulation" game.

A-Train de Ikou Exp.

Artdink announced A-Train Express for PlayStation 4 during the 2017 PlayStation Press Conference in Japan. The “city development railroad simulation” game will launch in Japan on December 21 for 7,800 yen. It will also feature PlayStation VR support.

Watch the announcement trailer below. View a set of screenshots at the gallery. Visit the official website here.

Update 10:35 p.m.: Here are some new details, via Amazon Japan:

  • The ever-evolving A-Train series. And its platform of further evolution is PlayStation for the first time in 16 years.
  • The latest production of the PC version, A-Train 9, which has fascinated users through its overwhelming creative power, is realized through PlayStation 4.
  • A-Train Express has various features from A-Train 9, but for the first time in this title, a north-to-south countrywide bullet train has been implemented. Controller-based urban development returns.
  • With PlayStation VR support, you can experience the world of railroad models, such as the N Gauge and HO Gauge, anew through “VR Train Model Mode.”

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