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Upload Maps to Steam Workshop
If you do not have already created a
workspace folder in your
MyGames folder create one now.
Now create there a folder named with your Mapname.
Go into this folder.
Create a folder named
Download the WRS-Map-Template.zip if you do not have already done it.
Unpack it and paste the minimap, slopemap and map.lua into the
Next, open the
map.lua using a suitable application (e.g. Visual Studio Code or Notepad++). Change the name to the desired name of your map (always edit the text between the double quotes ( “ ).
Also, please add a description to description (again in between of the double quotes).
Change the type if you like from
Change the savegameName to the name your Savegame.lua is named (again in between of the double quotes).
This could look as depicted below:
Make sure the
map01 folder contains the
Savegame.lua and the
We have finished editing the content of the
map01 folder now.
Now launch Winter Resort Simulator once. Upon launching, the game will create a file named
WorkshopItem.lua in your
workspace directory. We need that file to proceed. As soon as you've arrived in the main menu, you can close the game again.
You now have to edit the
WorkshopItem.lua in your workspace.
If you do not already know how you can do this we recommend our tutorial Upload Mods.
Adding a Workshop preview image
Every mod has to have a preview image named
WorkshopPreview.png inside its directory.
The image must be named
WorkshopPreview.png, and it has to be a
We recommend using a resolution of 640×360. The aspect ratio should always be 16:9.
In case you are using a higher resolution, it can happen that the Steam upload fails with the error message
Limit exceeded. In this case, please scale the preview image down to 640×360.
Next, please launch the game again and go to
You should already be able to see your preview picture.
Before uploading, you need to accept the Steam Workshop legal agreement.
Upload to Workshop!\\Please check your mod name, description, tags and visibility one more time before uploading.
Congratulations, you have successfully shared your map with the community! It can now be downloaded by all players.