Jump to content

Ring of Fire

  • Entries
    60
  • Comments
    616
  • Views
    96,946

Lake Benihana - North

Sign in to follow this  
blunder

1,432 Views

9. Lake Benihana - North

Replies:

@ten trillion, spursrule14: Thanks, its amazing what you can accomplish just with selectively staggering in diagonal streets on a grid, and yes that is ploppable tahoe water.

@MamaLuigi945, k50dude: Thank you and yes its from the restaurant. I'm not very good at coming up with names myself. And the MMP flora doesn't take too long; i did that shoreline pretty quick and sloppy. Recently I also figured out how to reconfigure the tree controllers so I can use God Mode to fill in my forests, and that saves several hours on each large tile.

@NMUSpidey: No I don't but it's always nice to hear. :P Since there is going to be a metropolis in the middle of this region one of the things i want to do is place in these palaces/compounds for rich people in out of the way locations, much like the industrialists do.

@Benedict: Thanks. I believe that station is availible over at SimCityKurier. Its a functional station but with an offset overhanging prop to cover than NAM WR rail curve.

-------------

New Stuff:

Area: Mt. Fuji

Tile: Lake Benihana

Welcome back everyone! Today we skip the central downtown area of lake Benihana and jump to the neighborhoods on the north half of the tile.

1. A small beach on the north side. The northlake boatlaunch is just on the other side of the border to the right.

30%20NC.jpg?psid=1

2. Traveling down the Fuji highway, we enter the north end of town.

31%20first%20houses.jpg?psid=1

3. The highway takes a jog inland, but the town continues on along the shores of the lake.

32%20northlake%20neighborhood.jpg?psid=1

4. It crosses a small creek, one of many than fall down off the mountain.

33%20creek%20cross.jpg?psid=1

5. The creeks spills into the lake near the local dojo.

34%20creek%20dump.jpg?psid=1

6. The creek as it travels along the fuji highway.

36%20creek.jpg?psid=1

7. Fuji highway enters the town.

37%20long%20hwy.jpg?psid=1

8. It crosses the main avenue in town, which starts at the foot of the Mt. Fuji trail.

38%20trail%20foot.jpg?psid=1

9. Heading back east to the waterfront, we see one of the smaller mansions of a commercial empire family.

39%20mansion2.jpg?psid=1

10. Moorage along the waterfront.

40%20waterfront.jpg?psid=1

11. Another mansion, one of the largest.

41%20mansion%203.jpg?psid=1

12. It has an unobstructed view over the lake.

42%20mansion%20close.jpg?psid=1

13. Just below the castle at the end of the main avenue.

43%20small%20villa.jpg?psid=1

That's all for today. Another big THANK YOU! to all you viewers who kept this CJ up in the Ben's Top Ten. If you feel like it then don't forget to comment, +1, and rate. We'll see you next time when we take a look at the downtown area of Lake Benihana, including the boardwalk.

Sign in to follow this  


7 Comments


Recommended Comments

wow stunning! Aisan mansions and dojo in a suburban area works well :thumb:
Btw where did you get those buildings that overhang the water in the last pic?

Share this comment


Link to comment
Wow, someone made a BAT of Kinkakuji??? Dang, where'd you get that?

Anyways, 5/5, blah blah blah your work is amazing blah blah blah ;) .

Share this comment


Link to comment
the "one of the largest" mansion must have hoarders living there. a lot of trash in the yard.

Share this comment


Link to comment

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an Account  

Sign up to join our friendly community. It's easy!  

Register a New Account

Sign In  

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

×

Help Keep Simtropolis Online, Open & Free!

stexcollection-header.png

Would you be able to help us catch up after a bit of a shortfall?

We had a small shortfall last month. Your donation today would help us catch up for this month.

Make a Donation, Get a Gift!

We need to continue to raise enough money each month to pay for expenses which includes hardware, bandwidth, software licenses, support licenses and other necessary 3rd party costs.

By way of a "Thank You" gift, we'd like to send you our STEX Collector's DVD. It's some of the best buildings, lots, maps and mods collected for you over the years. Check out the STEX Collections for more info.

Each donation helps keep Simtropolis online, open and free!

Thank you for reading and enjoy the site!

More About STEX Collections