Blocks Tracks Trains Review (Steam)

For this Blocks Tracks Trains Review, We sit down with a relaxing sandbox train set diorama. Build a voxel world, create voxel buildings, set up your track network, and watch your trains go. It is like our own virtual train set but cheaper.

Blocks Tracks Trains Review Pros:

  • Nice graphics.
  • 232.61MB download size.
  • Graphics settings – resolution, v-sync, refresh rate, exclusive fullscreen, anti-aliasing, bloom, water reflections, depth of field, and graphics quality preset.
  • Ui scale slider.
  • Mouse settings – Invert axis and sensitivity sliders.
  • Map creation – Four sizes =150×300, 200×200, 300×600, 400×400), random seed, seed number, map name, and water level up and down.
  • Creation gameplay.
  • Seven sets of tools – terrain, structures, rails and roads, scaffolds, trains, props, and colors.
  • Play how you want.
  • A big digital playground.
  • Simple click and place controls.
  • Uses just the mouse if you want.
  • Day and night view.
  • First-person views when walking around your creation.
  • Quick and simple to create.
  • The instructions menu serves as the tutorial with a basic key commands guide.
  • Put down plastic characters.
  • Very powerful sandbox environment.

 

Blocks Tracks Trains Review Cons:

  • No Steam achievements.
  • Doesn’t support a controller.
  • No Steam Workshop support (it is coming)
  • Very easy to have the game clip-out assets.
  • Performance can get a bit gnarly when the world is heavily populated.
  • You can’t seem to get into the trains!

Related Post: Kraino Origins Review (Nintendo Switch OLED)

Blocks Tracks Trains:

Official website.

Developer: splenbit

Publisher: splenbit

Store Links –

Steam

  • 7/10
    Graphics - 7/10
  • 6/10
    Sound - 6/10
  • 8/10
    Accessibility - 8/10
  • 7/10
    Length - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Fun Factor - 7/10
7/10

Summary

Fun little chill-out game full of charm and accessibility. Generate a world then mess around with it to your heart’s content. A Perfect game for anyone into trainsets who want to plan out their real-life builds or do things that can’t do in the real world. Overall a fun little chill-out experience.

Jim Smale

Gaming since the Atari 2600, I enjoy the weirdness in games counting Densha De Go and RC De Go as my favourite titles of all time. I prefer gaming of old where buying games from a shop was a thing, Being social in person was a thing. Join me as I attempt to adapt to this new digital age!