Narrowboat Simulator

Control Britains typical narrowboats in 3D

This application attempts to bring the simulation of narrow boats on your android device.

A tutorial will teach you some minimal aspects of how to control these boats on the canal.

When you've managed the basics you'll move to the "Drifting Badger Marina" where several tasks await you.

To advance you'll have to collect Canal Karma by displaying your navigating skills.

Having completed the tasks with a high enough Canal Karma will unlock the the Cruise Free mode and unlock up to two additional narrowboats.

This app is free and contains no ads. (May change on future releases)
This app ask for the right "INTERNET". This is required for an optional experimental function to use a second android device in the same network as VR/Touch-Controller.

Features of the current version:


- Three narrowboats (54ft, 70ft and 27ft) a Rubber Duck and a historical boat.
- Several control possibilities:
- Throttle/Gear control and Tiller (naturally)
- Mooring dialogue to tie/untie your boat
- Pushing off (when run aground or at the dock)
- Different point of views
- Basic Joystick/Gamepad support
- Experimental VR support (gyroscope sensor required)

- A short stretch of a canal with:
- Marina
- Winding hole
- Junction
- Bridges
- Bends
- 4 locks
- Tunnel
- Aqueduct

- A 2x2km stretch of the Llangollen Canal around the Poncysyllte Aqueduct with:
- Lift Bridge (28W)
- The famous Pontcysyllte Aqueduct
- Boat traffic

Visit the website for additional information and help:
https://sites.google.com/view/narrowboat-simulator
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What's New

1.9
- New area: "Pontcysyllte Aqueduct" with:
- 7 new levels/missions
- Slowing down when passing moored boats
- Boat traffic
- "Propwalk" effect (adjustable)
- Powerless steering (adjustable)
- Experimental support for Cardboard-like VR

This app requests "Network Access" to be able to (optionally) enable another phone/tablet as touch-controller via local network/wifi for VR-mode.
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Additional Information

Updated
May 9, 2019
Size
88M
Installs
50,000+
Current Version
1.9
Requires Android
4.3 and up
Content Rating
Everyone
Permissions
Offered By
Michael Donning
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