100 Génépis as present to start 2021
In order to start 2021 in the best possible way, 100 Génépis have been rewarded to all players. We wish you a wonderful 2021 year! See you on the slopes!
Lift throughput and speed updated
The throughput and speed of several lifts have been adjusted to be more realistic. This may impact the number of tourists in your resorts (positively or negatively).
Improved occupancy of buildings
Since not all tourists will break their leg, rent skis, stay at the hotel or eat at the restaurant, the maximum number of tourist is not directly limited by your infrastructure. You can see the details for each building type at the bottom of the Resort page, in the last two columns. Put your mouse over the question mark icon for more details.
Corrected an issue with achievement 133
There was a small problem with achievement 133 (Unlock event venues) never being completed. This is corrected, as well as a bug on the event venues page.
New feature: Tournaments!
You can now organize tournaments in your resort. There are 26 tournaments to run, with different requirements for each. You will need to build event venues for the most difficult but the prestige awarded will increase the money spent by your tourists! Start right now!
Easier to complete certain achievements
Achievements "Build for XXX €" were sometimes hard to achieve. To make this easier, upgrading a building or a lift, is now counted for this type of achievements. Until now, it was only counted for achievements of type "Upgrade for XXX €".
Change slope difficulty afterwards
It is possible to change the difficulty of a slope after it has been built!
New slope types available!
Downhill skiing is the most popular nowadays but let's not forget cross-country skiing, luge, bordercrosses and snowparks! You can now build all of them in your resort! See more info at http://tiki.ski-manager.net/tiki-index.php?page=slope
Income tax introduced
Governments have been watching the increasing tourism numbers and profits of the ski industry with an interested eye. They have decided that due to infrastructure requirements and environmental concerns, they will implement an income tax on all resorts. The income tax will be based on a progressive system, so that smaller resorts pay less tax, and the larger resorts will pay more. This means the larger resorts, with greater water usage, infrastructure requirements, and environmental impacts, wil
Sector 5 is open!
Sector 5 is now available for players who have completed the required achievements (check out the bottom of the achievements page). Beware that there is a price to unlock this sector! Indeed, unlike the other sectors you don't own the land and need to acquire it for a fee which is connected to your actual cash flow. See more info on the wiki.
Skipass max price increased
The maximum price of the skipasses has been increased
Corrected minor bug with groomer capacity
A rare bug has been corrected in regards to the staff assigned to the snow groomers. Please check on the resort page if your grooming requirements are fulfilled. If not, hire accordingly.
Adjusted stats of skibuses
The prices and revenues of the skibuses have been adjusted to be slightly closer to reality.
Marketing campaigns available!
After a few weeks of maintenance, marketing campaigns are available again. It is no longer required to login and publish them every day. Just go at your own peace. The rewards are also more interesting than they were before!
Marketing campaigns available!
After a few weeks of maintenance, marketing campaigns are available again. It is no longer required to login and publish them every day. Just go at your own peace.
Adjusted loans interest rate
The interest rate of the loans has been adjusted. The total cost of new loans should be slightly smaller.
Play without limits! Sandbox mode!
Not patient? Want to build your resort without waiting? Go to the Genepis page and switch your account into the sandbox mode. You will instantly get 1 billion euros to spend in your resort as you wish. And to celebrate Black Friday, the sandbox mode is available for a ridiculous small price, this week only!
Building capacity increased
The capacity of several buildings has been increased.
Rush your constructions and upgrades!
It is now possible to rush most of the buildings, slopes and lifts upgrades and constructions. Once a construction started, click on the "rush" button to complete the building instantly, for a few Génépis (the virtual currency of the game). If you are out of Génépis or don't know what they are, go to Account > Génépis to learn more.
Hiring staff does no longer cost anything
There is no longer a cost associated to hiring an employee. Only the salary will be deducted, not the "hiring fee".
Corrected problem with loans
Corrected an issue where the cost for only one loan was taken everyday.
Revenues from ski schools adjusted
The formula for the revenues from the ski schools has been adjusted to a more realistic one. The previous one was not considering the number of instructors for resorts with many tourists. You may see a decrease in ski school revenues but this is more accurate.
Changes on Finances page
The Finances page now shows the figures from the previous day (instead of current day). As the revenues and costs are calculated at the end of the day (just after midnight), you cannot get the figures for the current day.
New feature! Overview of your buildings
You can now get an overview of all the buildings available in your resort, as well as their capacity to receive tourists. The table is available at the bottom of the Resort page.
Lift/slope construction cost calculation
The details of a lift or slope construction costs are now displayed before validation. This will help players to understand how the length impacts the cost of the lift/slope.
Need more Genepis? Buy them through Paypal
You can now buy Genepis via the secure payment service Paypal! Go to Account > Genepis for more info.
"Upgrade for XXX €" achievements corrected
The "Upgrade for XXX €" achievements were not updated when upgrading a building. They were only updated when upgrading a lift or equipment. This is now corrected.
Borrow more money!
It is now possible to subscribe to more loans at the same time! You can have up to one standard loan and two VIP loans simultaneously, or three VIP loans.
Changes related to unlocking achievements
Some background mechanisms have been changed when unlocking achievements. If you experience anything strange or if achievements don't get unlocked, contact us. It's also worth trying to close/open a slope/lift if the achievement is connected to that action.
Upgrade costs significantly reduced!
The upgrade costs of buildings, lifts and equipment have been significantly reduced to help players to develop their resort and also reflect the fact that a large investment has already been made for the initial construction. Time to spend that money!
Follow your reputation progress!
You can now see the evolution of your reputation over time, similarly to your affluence, snow level, expenses or revenues, check the Finances page to check out the new graph.
Limited number of ski/snowboard instructors
There is now a limit of ski/snowboard instructors, connected to the number of slopes in the resort. If you hit the limit, you need to build more slopes. You don't want your slopes invaded by ski schools right? :)
Slope 19 relocated
Slope 19 is now part of sector 3 (previously sector 2)
Leaderboard and reputation updated
The leaderboard and the reputation level has been updated as mentioned in the previous news.
Reputation adjustment due to bug
Some players have been affected by a bug, granting them additional reputation and cash. The problem should be corrected but the reputation needs to be adjustment. You might see your reputation reduced in the coming days. Once the operation is complete, a new post will be done here.
Sector 4 is waiting for you!
That's it! The work in sector 4 is completed and this new area is waiting for you to invest. With 7 lifts and 22 slopes there are plenty of opportunities to attract even more tourists! Some even say that they have seen some activity in sector 5... But these are only rumors... or?
Ski schools rebalancing
Revenues generated by the ski schools have been rebalanced (reduced).
Join our Discord server!
Wanna discuss with other players, ask for help or exchange about your favorite topics? Join our Discord server at https://discord.gg/PQNssrN
3 000 000€ give for each new season started!
Great news! Each new season started (after day 135) will give you a bonus of 3 000 000€ to help making new investments! For those who are already playing the second season, you have also received this gift!
Error in display of marketing campaigns
Small errors regarding the level of marketing campaign published have been displayed on the Activity page. Normal levels are expected to be rectified shortlly. The gain related to the campaigns is however correct and as stated in the Marketing campaign page.
Less injuries in your resorts!
The nightly algorithm has been adjusted so there will be less injuries each day. The amount of reputation lost per injury has also been decreased. Injuries can be avoided by hiring highly-skilled ski patrol of all your slopes and keeping a good snow quality (highly-skilled Snow groomer mechanic).
Markting campaigns are back!
Did you know that you could increase your revenue by logging to the game everyday and publishing Marketing Campaigns? You can also attract more tourists and earn reputation. Go to Management > Marketing and get started right now!
Marketing campaigns disabled
Marketing campaigns have been temporary disabled and will be reworked in a couple of weeks. Until then, there are plenty of other things to do!
Beginner's guide completed!
The beginner's guide is completed and ready to help you building your resort! Visit the wiki to learn more!
Ski-Manager available in French
Ski-Manager is now available in French!
In order to prevent indebtedness, it is no longer possible to subscribe a loan if your revenues are not covering the loan cost.
Grand opening of Ski-Manager
It's time! Time to build your ski resort and make it the most attractive and profitable! The game has now opened so register and start investing wisely! :)