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- About Zora no Densha - What is Zora no Densha, and why has it been created?
- Unique creation of rail vehicles - You haven't seen this before.
- Featured images and videos
- Regarding the mod - The download is here
- Version history
- Currently known bugs/ incompatibilities
- Downloads & Wiki
- Contact Us
About Zora no Densha
Zora no Densha is a Minecraft train mod project started in late 2014. This mod adds realistic trains which can be greatly customised. Additionally, players who have knowledge about programming in Java can write their own add-ons and implement their own vehicle parts / trains using the in-built Vehicle Parts API.
Fully customisable trains
Zora no Densha allows you to create your own trains in the Engineer's Table. You can choose to either build or change a premade vehicle (so-called "Presets"), or start off fresh and create your own trains. Once you're set, a model can be turned into a blueprint. Then, the blueprint can be placed on maintenance tracks to spawn a guide model. Craft and apply all vehicle parts, and you're good to go.
Many vehicle parts have special properties, such as colorisation, animation, interaction, and many more. Most properties can be configured in the Model Editor.
For those who colorise their vehicle parts, here's a website that lists RGB color percentages for a huge number of colors: -Click me-
You can also share your Presets with the world! Simply click the "Export as File" button in the Engineer's Table GUI, and grab your Preset file from your mods/Zora no Densha/ folder.
If you still feel like there's not enough to work with, you can always create your own custom vehicle parts and implement these into the game using the Zora no Densha Vehicle Part API. Please note that this requires some basic modding knowledge. (Soon to change with the new XML parts API. More information in the future.)
Featured images and videos
'Light the lights' teaser by Optimus, member of the Zora no Densha team.
'Zora no Densha, the big announcement' by Optimus, member of the Zora no Densha team.
Urban area - Image by: 'Combicraft'
If you have any screenshot you want to share, please share them with us on discord!
Regarding the mod
The mod's versions with their release date can be found here.
Zora no Densha_v0.6_MC 1.6.4 - Released: 2014/11/18
Zora no Densha_v0.7_MC 1.7.10 - Released: 2015/04/09
Zora no Densha_v0.7.1_MC 1.7.10 - Released: 2015/06/22
Zora no Densha_v0.7.2_MC 1.7.10 - Released: 2015/08/02
Zora no Densha_v0.7.3_MC 1.7.10 - Released: 2015/08/27
Zora no Densha_v0.8_Nov2015_MC 1.7.10 - Released: 2015/11/18
Zora no Densha_1.7.10-0.8.0.0 - Released: 2017/02/17
Zora no Densha_1.7.10-0.8.0.1 - Released: 2017/02/19
Zora no Densha_1.7.10-0.8.0.2 - Released: 2017/02/20
Zora no Densha_1.7.10-0.8.0.3 - Released: 2017/03/10
Zora no Densha_1.7.10-0.8.0.4 - Released: 2017/03/26
Zora no Densha_1.7.10-0.9.0.0 - Released: 2018/12/12
Zora no Densha_1.7.10-0.9.0.1 - Released: 2019/01/20
Zora no Densha_1.7.10-0.9.0.2 - Released: 2019/10/16
Currently known bugs/ incompatibilities
- Please view our issue tracker on GitLab over here.
- Currently (October), there is a broken halloween easter egg in the mod. If you experience crashes you did not have before. Please disable 'easter eggs' in the Zora no Densha configuration file.
Downloads & Wiki
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