OMSI 2

A bus driving simulator in Germany after the fall of the Berlin Wall

6.5

238 Votes

  • Category General
  • License Full version
  • Works under Windows 8 / Windows 7 / Windows Vista / Windows XP
  • Language English
  • Program by MR Software

Get Onboard the Omnibus

Step back in time to the 1990s to drive a bus through the streets of Berlin. This is the basic concept of Omni 2 and on the face of things it might not seem to be that exciting. Read on to discover if Omni 2 manages to deliver the goods.

Step back in time to 1990s Berlin to discover the fun of driving a bus through the city streets. One of the things that gamers will notice first about Omni 2 is that the graphics are absolutely stunning and really capture the essence of Berlin in this period. Playing the game feels a lot like having a time machine and getting to explore without having to leave home.

All of the bugs that were present in the original game have been ironed out and it now plays very smoothly. Even gamers with low end systems will be able to run Omni 2 with no problems and the performance and screen resolution can easily be adjusted if needed.

The game is a little bit complicated at first and people who are new to this type of game may feel a little bit overwhelmed. Fortunately, Omni 2 comes complete with a very easy to follow tutorial that helps players get to grips with the game and ensures that it will not be long before they are out on the city streets.

The experience of driving a city bus is realistically represented and there are lots of instruments for players to use and learn. Although this can take a little time, once players fully grasp what they need to do this complexity adds a lot of realism to the game. The awesome sound effects are the icy on the cake that helps to immerse players in the game.

This game is designed for gamers who are willing to go the distance and is not really ideal for casual gamers. However, Omsi 2 proves that driving a bus can be a lot more entertaining than you might have thought. The addictive game play and great graphics combine to make this a game that fans of simulation games are sure to love.

Pros

  • Stunning graphics that really bring the locations to life
  • Authentic sound effects
  • Engaging and addictive game play
  • Lots of different things to do in the game

Cons

  • It takes a long time to get anywhere in the game
  • Need to invest plenty of time
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