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An overview of all the tutorial assignments and a bit more explanation to them.

Task 1: Welcome
A small introduction about the conductor, press 'Finish now' to continue with the tutorial.

Task 2: Buy an engine
Go to the bottom bar in order to buy an engine. Click on the engine symbol. A new window will pop up and click on 'Buy engine'. The new engine will show up in the list and you can close the menu by clicking the X.

Task 3: Buy waggons
Go to the bottom bar in order to buy waggons. Click on the engine symbol. A new window will pop up and choose the tab 'Waggons'. Choose coal waggons and buy two of them.

Task 4: Set up a schedule
Click on the engine that is sleeping at your city. A new menu will pop up with details of this particular engine. Click on 'Schedule' at the bottom right corner of this menu. The game will move to an industry (Coal), click on this industry to choose the first stop. The game will then move to your city, click on the city to set up the second stop. Complete the schedule by clicking 'Confirm' at the bottom right.

Task 5: Upgrade your train station
Go to the bottom bar in order to view your train station. Click on the train station symbol. A new screen will appear which shows you your train station and its buildings. Choose the engine house and upgrade it by one level. Continue by going to the bottom bar and click on the map symbol.

Task 6: Set up another schedule
Click on the engine that is sleeping at your city. A new menu will pop up with details of this particular engine. Click on 'Schedule' at the bottom right corner of this menu. The game will move to an industry (Wood), click on this industry to choose the first stop. The game will then move to your city, click on the city to set up the second stop. Complete the schedule by clicking 'Confirm' at the bottom right.

Task 7: Research
Go to the bottom bar in order to view the research window. Click on the research symbol. A new screen will appear with your research tree. Click on the first upgrade in order to research the 'Superheated steam'. Confirm your research. Once you have completed a research it will turn into green. White upgrades can be researched and red ones can not yet be researched. You will have to follow the arrows in order to research the red unavailable ones. Go back to the map by clicking on the map symbol at the bottom bar.

Task 8: Install an upgrade
Go to the bottom bar and click on the engine symbol. A new menu will appear with your engine list. Choose an engine and a new menu will pop up with details about this specific engine. Click on 'upgrade' at the bottom. A new screen will appear with all the possible upgrades. The ones that are researched are light yellow, the ones that aren't available yet are gray. Select the upgrade you want to install and confirm it by clicking 'Buy upgrade' at the bottom right.

Task 9: Collect a bonus from your train station
On the left side of your screen a small message pop ups with the train station symbol. This means a bonus is ready to be collected. Click on the small pop up and it will take you to your train station. The game will show you the building that has a green bar above it. This means a bonus is ready to be collected. Simply click on the green bar and collect the bonus. Two buildings (Restaurant and Shopping centre) will give money and one building (Hotel) will give you prestige.

Task 10: More routes
Go to your train station again and upgrade your track production in order to build more tracks to different industries. Level up this building to level two. Once it's finished go back to the map and the game will move to a location where you can build new tracks. Click on the track and confirm the build by clicking 'Construct'.

Task 11: Rankings
Go to the bottom bar and click on the statistics symbol. A new menu will pop up and shows you the statistics including ranking. Find your own ranking via the button at the bottom right 'My position'.

Task 12: Upgrade engine house
Go to your train station and upgrade your engine house another level. Keep an eye out for bonusses that you can collect from your train station.

Task 13: Buy another engine
Go and buy another engine, note: the engine you have to buy is a Swallow. Other engines won't complete this task. Don't forget to set up a new schedule to make some money.

Task 14: Help!
Click on the '?' located at the top right corner of each menu. This will open up a small window with an explanation of the menu you are currently viewing. A small help feature within the game. You can also ask for help in the chat, have a look at our forum or contact support.

Task 15: Upgrade your restaurant to level two
Go to the train station and upgrade your restaurant to level two.

Task 16: Upgrade your bank to level two
Click on your bank at the train station and upgrade it to level two. The bank level wil increase the account limit.

Task 17: Lottery
Go to the train station and click on the lottery building. Click on 'Free ticket' to receive your daily free ticket, scratch it by moving your mouse accros it while holding the left button. The second part of this task is to buy an extra ticket using gold which you will receive. Don't forget to scratch it!

Task 18: Clothing items
Click on your avatar at the top left of your screen. A new menu will open up. Go to the tab 'Avatar' and you can go shopping and buy items for your avatar. Each era brings you new items. Change the appearance of your avatar by changing the hair for example via the 'Cupboard'. The second part of this task needs you to buy a new item from the 'Department store'.

Task 19: Associations
Join an existing association or start a new one by yourself. Associations are a great help in this game and it's all about working together to level up your city. The game is not about making a profit but about the city with the highest level and the player/association with the highest amount of prestige. The only way to achieve this is by hauling the demanded goods in order to level up the city and by working together. An association is a great way to achieve all of this.

Task 20: Good neighborhood
Collect a bonus from another member of your association. This way when the player is offline you can still collect the bonus for them so they can make some money and receive their prestige from the hotel building. Note: by collecting the prestige bonus your association will get prestige as well. It is in your favor to collect bonusses from other members as well.

Task 21: Friends
Go to the ranking list, chat or your association overview and invite a couple of players to be your friends. A friend is very helpfull in the game to ask questions or share tactics about how to play.

Task 22: A new name
Go to the bottom bar and click on the engine symbol. A menu with the engine list will pop up, choose an engine from your list and more details will be shown. Choose a new name for your engine by simply clicking the 'Rename' button beneath the picture of the engine. And confirm it using 'Change'.

Task 23: Service new engine
Go to the bottom bar and click on the engine symbol, the train list will show you which engine needs to be serviced. Click on the engine you want to service and the details of this engine will appear. At the bottom you can choose to 'Service' the engine and confirm it.

Task 24: Impatient?
Depending on the investments and occupancy rate the waiting times at an industry can be quite long. In order to improve waiting times you can use 'Instant dispatch' this allows you to skip the waiting time entirely. Wait till your engine is at an industry, hover your mouse over the engine and click 'Instant dispatch'. By confirming it your engine will skip the waiting time, the task only needs you to select it. You can actually use it if you want to.

Task 25: Competitions
A sign above the city will make you aware of a competition in your city and for which good. Simply click on the sign when the competition starts and you're participating. Keep in mind to schedule your engines in advance to save time. If you want to plan ahead you can check out the planning office by choosing the planning office symbol at the bottom bar. The tab 'Competitions' will show you the next couple of competitions and by using gold you can automaticaly participate.

Task 26: Investments
By investing in an industry you can decrease the waiting time of that industry. When that industry is 100% and levels up you will receive prestige according to the amount of investments you made. Click on an industry and then choose 'Investments' at the bottom right. A second menu will open up and you'll see an overview of players who have invested. If your association holds more then 50% of the investments it will decrease the waiting time with an extra 50%. Do note only the top 5 investments are shown, so getting a majority of 50% is not simple math since not all investments are shown.

Task 27: Research a new engine
Go to your research menu and continue your research in order to get a new engine (Raven). By upgrading your laboratory you'll get faster research points and you're able to save up more.

Task 28: Buy a new engine
Buy the new engine (Raven) you have just finished researching. First you have to upgrade your engine house or sell one of your old engines. Your engine house and era limits the amount of engines you can own.

Task 29: Integration
Integration is a very important part of an association. It can decrease your waiting times even further and can add an extra bonus to increase your profits. Work together with two other players from your association in order to pass this task. Keep in mind the industry needs to have an occupancy rate of at lease 25% otherwise it can not accept incomming goods.

Make sure the occupancy rate is high enough. You deliver goods to the industry but don't pick up goods from the industry. So only wood to the saw mill. Two other members need to pick up the goods and deliver them to the city but don't deliver goods. So only boards to the city. As soon as you have completed this integration the task will be completed. For more detailed info click on the two links 'Integration' and 'Occupancy rate'.

Task 30: Competitions, part 2
Compete and complete five competitions. Do note, previous competitions aren't recognized so the task starts counting as of this moment.

Task 31: Hourly profit
Set up a schedule which can make an hourly profit of $10.000 You can upgrade the engine, give it a boost, service the engine and reduce waiting times in order to achieve this task.

Task 32: Licenses
Go to the bottom bar and click on the planning office symbol. Go to the 'Licenses' tab and you're able to bid for a license. You can only own one license per good, upgrading your license trade building allows you to hold more then one license. If you're in a hurry you can buy a license up front by using gold, do note the amount of money needs to be paid as well. An auction for a license starts at double the amount of money.

Task 33: Connect to a new city - Final task
Upgrade your tracks building and lay down tracks to connect to a new city close by. By connecting three tracks into this new city will start competitions in this second city as well. By connecting to a new city you're expanding your network and perhaps make more profit. But keep in mind the end goal of the game is prestige and not making a profit.

Good luck and enjoy the game!


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