Euro Truck Simulator 2 (frequently abbreviated as ETS 2) is a vehicle simulator game created and published by SCS Software application for Microsoft Windows, Linux, as well as macOS as well as was originally released as open development on 19 October 2012. The video game is a direct sequel to the 2008 game Euro Vehicle Simulator and also it is the second computer game in the Truck Simulator series. The player can drive one of an option of verbalized trucks across a depiction of Europe, getting cargo from numerous locations and also delivering it. As the game progresses, it is feasible for the gamer to acquire even more vehicles and depots, along with hire other motorists to work for them.
The video game has actually sold over 5 million units on Vapor since July 2019, according to the metrics web site Steam Spy.
Euro Truck Simulator 2 Vehicle driver’s view from a DAF XF throughout gameplay.
Players pick their HQ’s location in any one of the video game map’s cities. In the beginning, the player can only take what are called Quick work– these jobs involve making worked with driver deliveries while used by a distribution business, with a given vehicle and all expenditures (fuel, roadway tolls, ferryboat crossings) covered. As the gamer generates income or takes bank loans, they can eventually afford to get themselves a vehicle, obtain a house garage, and also begin making more cash by supplying freight utilizing their own vehicle rather than simply being a motorist for hire. Money gained in the game can be spent on upgrading or acquiring brand-new trucks, hiring NPC vehicle drivers to tackle deliveries, getting more garages as well as broadening the residence garage to accommodate even more trucks and drivers. The abilities of the motorists employed by the gamer also expand with experience and also the gamer can create a massive fleet of the trucks and also chauffeurs increasing business across Europe.
Euro Truck Simulator 2 As players progress as well as generate income, they are also to acquire their very own trailers, which can be completely personalized similarly as trucks. Player-owned trailers can be made use of to receive and also deliver freight at existing storage space places. Like vehicles, trailers can likewise be allocated to business staff members, causing greater earnings.
The gamer obtains experience points after each distribution. An ability factor is granted after each level-up. Skill points can be used to open deliveries that call for various ADR classes, longer distance deliveries, unique cargo tons, breakable cargo tons, distributions that are urgent and also eco-driving. This development enables the player to tackle much better paid jobs.
The base game features 71 cities in twelve different countries, over twenty various kinds of freight and over fifteen imaginary European companies. There are 5 map DLCs that expand the game to even more nations as well as areas, and multiple various other vehicle and also trailer DLCs.
Euro Truck Simulator 2 game likewise features a “Radio” feature, which permits gamers to play imported MP3 as well as OGG data. It additionally enables the gamer to pay attention to Web radio.
The video game consists of 2 brand-new vehicle companies, Scania and also Renault, with GUY returning from the initial video game. At first, DAF, Iveco, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo trucks were not officially certified and also had their names changed to DAV, Ivedo, Majestic and also Valiant specifically. Later on updates consisted of the official branding for the DAF XF, Volvo FH, Iveco Stralis, Scania Streamline and Mercedes-Benz Actros. In 2017 the new Scania S as well as R were introduced. The MAN TGX Euro 6 was added as a usable vehicle on 8 February 2019, adhered to by the Renault T on 26 September 2019.