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« on: July 12, 2012, 11:34:11 am »

This will be the news and information thread for Farming Simulator 2013.

12/07/12 - Olii
Below is an interview with GIANTS. If you can understand what they're saying, then lucky you Tongue but from what we can see from the video, a Kuhn tedder is being worked on in the background. This implies that Kuhn could be a new brand in FS13. Also part way through a Playstation 3 can be seen in the background, which could imply multiple platforms.
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Yesterday on the 'WiiU blog', it was said that Farming Simulator 2013 will be on the Wii U, though little information came with it.
http://wiiublog.com/farming-simulator-2013-is-coming-to-wii-u/

In the last few days, many of you may of seen that a new vehicle appeared in the top right of the official Farming Simulator forum. This appears to be a Case Quadrack, though we haven't seen any other news to say if this is a brand in FS13.


12/07/12 - Russ
Page appearing to show that Farming Simulator 2013 is coming to the Playstation 3 in September. The cover shot shown is a known "placeholder" image, and not the final cover shot.
http://games.gamepressure.com/game_info.asp?ID=18525

Polish press release for Farming Simulator 2013 with translation. Doesn't appear to show all the information, but it's a good indication of what is to come. XBOX360 and PS3 versions also announced.
http://www.ls-uk.info/forum/index.php?topic=109348.0

French page (translated) appearing to announce a Playstation Vita and Windows Tablet version of Farming Simulator 2013. Also confirms PS3, Xbox360 and Wii-U versions.
http://translate.google.com/translate?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.pockett.net%2F%2Fn13868_PS_Vita_Farming_Simulator_sur_les_PlayStation_Vita_et_tablettes_Windows_RT&langpair=fr%7Cen&hl=fr&c2coff=1&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&prev=%2Flanguage_tools

More when we know Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: July 24, 2012, 07:53:40 pm »

Giants Website has had a full make over - http://www.landwirtschafts-simulator.de

Also, more information on FS2013 can be found officially here - http://www.landwirtschafts-simulator.de/about.php

Initial information for Farming Sim 2013 :-



Farming Simulator 2013 includes a host of new features and improvements:

In the career mode you play the role of a farmer and experience the varied farming life in a completely new and freely accessible landscape.

The new economy systems with variable corn prices allows you to earn money more strategically and invest in new buildings, vehicles and tools. You have access to over 100 authentic tractors, harvesters and tools of renowned manufacturers.

Features:
  • Over 100 vehicles and tools
  • Over 20 licensed brands including Case IH, Deutz-Fahr, Lamborghini, Same, Horsch, Amazone and many more
  • Career mode with economic system and animal husbandry
  • 3 animal types: chicken, sheep & cows
  • Additional growth state: weathered/gone bad
  • Purchaseable fields
  • Placeable buildings and objects
  • Virtual dynamic terrain
  • Computer-controlled farmhands
  • Play with your friends on the Internet or LAN in multiplayer mode
  • New maps, vehicles and tools with automatic mod installation
  • Gamepad and steering wheel support
Feature list subject to change





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« Reply #2 on: July 28, 2012, 09:50:53 pm »

New news from Giants about the new Farming Simulator 2013, Source http://forum.farming-simulator.com


A list of the confirmed news and features of LS 13, not all of which are explicitly mentioned on the website, but of interest to the community and modders are:

LS 13:

  • Improved in-game shop screen. Vehicles and equipment are divided into categories and much more we can order the devices on the manufacturer. Also works for mods, ie there is no longer just a "mod" category but "Mod Tractors," "Mod plows," "Mod Cultivator," and so mods can also be sorted by manufacturer.
  • Vehicles can now be sold directly from your local dealer, so it is clear what is being sold. Otherwise, it always sells the vehicle in which you currently are, or the device that is currently docked.
  • Maintenance costs for vehicles and equipment
  • 30 Great Games, showing the name and image of the map for better savegame management.
  • Field sales: fields must be purchased in the game first before they can be edited. The implementation can be thought of using SRS. Modding: fields with defined transform groups and provided with a price attribute.
  • Mature grain breaks down when it gets too long not harvested. The period is not yet known, but one has enough time. And if it is running but there are the following new feature which provides a longer time:
  • The time scale can be accelerated or slowed down during the game.
  • BGA has 4 driving silos, which are much larger than the LS11 BGA.
  • Scale: 1:1
  • dynamic top link and PTO dynamic
  • Update notification when new reports are patches online.

MODDING:

  • New trailer attacher point: "semitrailer" serves as Sattelaufliegerattacher. Functionality can be seen in the screenshot with the Siga duo and 35 of the Kroeger SRB.
  • New definitions for dynamic attacher PTO and top link
  • Placeable objects (solar, wind turbines, etc.) can be modded.

EDITOR:

  • The new editor and the engine warning, if not optimized textures are loaded (zbsp. jpg, png, etc, so not everything. Dds is).
  • Improved NavMesh create the editor for animal grazing. There is new a layer on which the pastures can be "painted up" in the editor, to be later converted into a NavMesh.



System Requirements Windows Version (*)

Microsoft Windows XP, Windows Vista or Windows 7
2.0 GHz Intel or equivalent AMD processor
Nvidia Geforce 7600 Series, ATI Radeon X1600 graphics card or better (min 256 MB VRAM)
1 GB RAM
1 GB free hard drive space
Soundcard
DVD-ROM Drive

System Requirements Mac Version (*)

Mac OS X 10.5.8, 10.6.1, 10.7.1 or 10.8.1
1.83 GHz cpu or better
Nvidia Geforce 8600, ATI Radeon X1600 or better (min 256 MB VRAM)
1 GB RAM
1 GB free hard drive space
DVD-ROM Drive

(*) General information: These system requirements can't cover all possible system configurations so issues could occur that avoid or influence the functionality in some cases.
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« Reply #3 on: August 02, 2012, 05:55:12 pm »

Further additions to the vehicles list have been added.

These include a semi-mounted Pottinger plough, trailed foragers, a Kuhn feeder wagon and more
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« Reply #4 on: August 14, 2012, 06:30:24 pm »

Farming Simultator 2013 - Teaser Gamescom 2012

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« Reply #5 on: August 15, 2012, 04:44:50 pm »

Pictures from Gamescom Day 1 (via Modding Society):

http://forum.moddingsociety.de/topic/3937-gamescom-news/

Shows the new deutz, potato planter, map with numbered fields, and more..


New GRIMME Equipment announced today:

Tectron 415 - 4 row self propelled potato harvester
KS 75-4 - potato topper
GL 420 - 4 row potato planter
GL 660 - 6 row potato planter
Maxtron 620 - self propelled sugarbeet harvester
BM 300 - sugarbeet topper
Rootster 604 - trailed sugarbeet harvester with hopper
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« Reply #6 on: August 15, 2012, 07:10:07 pm »

A video showing the potato harvester in action

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« Reply #7 on: August 15, 2012, 09:09:40 pm »

Image from GIANTS showing the potatoes



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« Reply #8 on: August 15, 2012, 09:30:26 pm »

Couple of videos ive found on modding society showing potato planting.
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« Reply #9 on: August 15, 2012, 09:39:08 pm »

And one more, from Katsuo, showing the Harvester again

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« Reply #10 on: August 16, 2012, 01:24:50 pm »

More videos have been found on the Modding Society Youtube Channel:

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« Reply #11 on: September 05, 2012, 10:55:31 pm »

GIANTS Software just disclosed what will be included in the Collector's Edition of Farming Simulator 2013®. The Collector's Edition contains:

- a modding tutorial DVD. Learn how to create even better mods!
- 32 high-quality collector cards
- a sticker set with the best brands of the game.
- a code to download an exclusive Lamborghini R6.135 VRT
- a toy tractor

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« Reply #12 on: September 06, 2012, 03:01:08 pm »

New Images released by Giants, available on their website and Facebook :-




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« Reply #13 on: September 21, 2012, 04:07:49 pm »

6 New pictures have been released by giants, they show a general overview off all the vehicles that are included so far.






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« Reply #14 on: September 27, 2012, 02:59:59 pm »

The List of vehicles for Farming Simulator 2013 has been updated with a new brand 'Buhrer' and the Arcusin Autostack is now shown.

Keep an eye out for further updates over the next few days
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