SimCity is a city building simulator that is the fifth main instalment in the SimCity franchise.
It is considered as a reboot of the franchise, launching more than a decade after SimCity 4. However, due to several issues and its online-centric nature, the game received mixed to negative reviews at launch.
Constant connectivity even during single-player? The industry has this and much more.
The ugly side of our industry.
Sims and SimCity developer closing shop.
Manage your own virtual city (or drive it into the ground) on the go.
'We haven't always been the best, but we're trying to improve.'
About effing time.
And it only took a year.
Again, why couldn't they have started with offline to begin with?
Even though they said it couldn't be done.
SimCity: Jetsons Edition.
First expansion for SimCity detailed.
Impressive model is 'proof of concept' of modding potential in SimCity.
But no larger cities.
The face of the SimCity campaign has been promoted according to a new SEC filing.
The official expansion pack for SimCity announced.
Supports Cloud saves and cross-platform play.
Allows for bridges and tunnels, along with overpasses as well.
Now you can avoid it on another platform!
All hope is lost.
You asked and EA listened, says Labels President Frank Gibeau.
'I'm done with EA, this is a small, independent studio.'
Ocean Quigley, Andrew Willmott and Dan Moskowitz describe themselves as "recovering ex-AAA devs".
Day two includes some exciting offers.
Time for tourists to get spoiled in SimCity
Sales surpass EA's expectations.
New patch incoming later this week.
While progress has been, there is a ways to go yet.
But thinks that gamers are justified in their outrage against the always online DRM.
Huge changes incoming and bug fixes .
The Facebook game will be closing up in less than two months.
"People already always online through other devices", says Yannis Mallat.
Richard Hilleman considers gaming to be "the fringe".
Cross platform confirmed.
Use our guide to get the most out of the game.
'It’s not a viable strategy for the gaming business"
Well that certainly makes some sense.
Despite various issues, Maxis's latest city management simulator has had a great launch.
Choices include Battlefield 3, Dead Space 3 and many more.
Maxis GM rejects notion of DRM being the reason for always-online feature.
Is the game worth your time and money?
EA continues to play damage control to DRM concerns.
EA or Maxis haven't responded yet.
EA has yet to respond to this.
"Confidence fans have shown is truly humbling".
Will be re-released at Rs. 2799 or more.
Servers stabilising now.
No plans for offline mode currently.
Criticism of Maxis' latest city simulator isn't limited to gamers.
Well that's one way to calm down the crowd.
The meteors are a metaphor for the current situation. Care to guess?
Everything you want to know about the game.
EA works to ensure US gamers can access the game, despite DRM and server capacity issues.
Who can't turn his head because he's a shark. Apparently.
Or even a whole city, if you're crafty enough, in SimCity.
Check out what Wright likes and how Wright plays the game.
Build in a new way - with consequences, naturally.
A sneak peak at three well known landmarks.
Cows can play Maxis' upcoming simulator.
Is it time to get outraged?
Ten ways Maxis will make infrastructure fun again.
A primer into the mechanics and sins of SimCity-ing
All 16 can be controlled by either you or players from across the world.
Check out some amazing wallpapers for SimCity in 1080P.
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A one month delay for no discernible reason? Yep.
Which is funny, because despite all the fire, infernos as a disaster are missing.
Become a power baron or create a technological think tank!
Join Maxis producer Stone Librande for a first look at the game.
Talks about the viability of the platform and bringing the franchise to others.
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