There was a time when you could enjoy a classic tycoon experience on console and PC with Railroad Tycoon. Since then it has been rather difficult to track down a modern equivalent that offers similar amusement. That is until Railway Empire came along. You can pick it up right now on PC and console.
The same company that brought us the Tropico series, Kalypso has focused on the history of steam locomotives in the United States.
Players will be tasked with taking on competitive AI to win out and control all the lines. While there’s no multiplayer support, there is full integration with the Steam Workshop, which should offer some added longevity to the game.