Get creative and build. In RollerCoaster Tycoon 3, players are able to create the theme park of their dreams from scratch. Even though this is a mobile port of the PC game, the interface is rather intuitive and touch-friendly so it's no problem moving things around and checking on whether your guests are satisfied. You can go through 18 different scenarios in the single player campaign, or you can build freely in the Sandbox mode. It's time to get creative!
Coaster Cam. If you love roller coasters, then you must check out the Coaster Cam feature. This lets you see how your coaster rides out from the first-person perspective, which is awesome. While it may not replicate the exact experience of being tossed around in a coaster with the wind whipping your face and you screaming at the top of your lungs, it's a good way to see how your virtual guests see the ride.
What is it about?
RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 is the mobile port of the popular PC game that is beloved by thousands of players around the world. In this simulation game, players can build their very own roller coaster theme park from scratch, and watch as business booms. You can do the single player campaign that takes you through 18 different scenarios where you must maximize your park's profits from guests, or you can go crazy in the Sandbox mode, which lets you build without worry. Even though this started as a PC game, the mobile version has a touch-friendly UI so it's easy to manage everything and check whether your visitors are happy or not. Plus, you can make use of the Coaster Cam to see how your coasters ride from the first-person perspective, which is pretty awesome. No matter how you go about it, RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 is a great simulation game for theme park enthusiasts.
For those who...
- Like simulation games
- Are theme park enthusiasts
- Loved the original RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 PC game
Not for those who...
- Don't like simulation games
- Don't care about theme parks or roller coasters
- Don't like to manage things
Why we love it
RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 is a popular PC game and it's not hard to see why from the mobile version. The interface is intuitive despite all of the things that are going on in it, and the Coaster Cam is pretty rad. This is definitely a game that you'll lose dozens of hours in, especially if you can't get enough of theme parks in general.
App Store Description
RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3 (RCT3) is the classic bestselling PC strategy simulation that now brings the fun of a roller coaster park right to your iPhone or iPad!
With a new mobile-friendly UI, the creativity, depth and sophistication of the classic PC game is all here - with NO in-app purchases.
· Create your ultimate theme park in stunning 3D!
· Let your imagination run free in Sandbox mode.
· Play through all 18 scenarios from the original PC game.
· Watch your guests react to your park as you try to make them happy.
· Happy guests earn you more in-game money to build out your parks even more.
· Design your parks using 5 fun themes: Generic, Spooky, Western, Adventure and Sci-fi.
· See every spine tingling detail with fully controllable cameras.
· Grab a front seat for the ride of your life with the jaw-dropping Coaster Cam.
· Cope with challenging objectives, changing weather patterns and enjoy beautiful vistas, sunsets, moonlight, and more.