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  • DizzyDisaster shows some new mods on Twitch.

    by JoannaHammond in Jul 04, 2014 - 07:48 PM
    DizzyDizaster is streaming tonight. Many of the communities leading mods are here describing the modding potential of SimCity and giving the world premier of some of their latest mods. Come along and see what SimCity can do.

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  • May Member of the Month Awards

    by MOTM_inbox in Jun 20, 2014 - 01:44 AM
    Here they are! Our award winners for the month of May. Stop by and congratulate these very deserving winners.

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  • SimCity 2013 Offline Mode

    by Dirktator in Mar 18, 2014 - 11:28 AM
    Update 10 Feedback Thread - http://forum.ea.com/eaforum/posts/list/0/10023457.page Offline additional Questions - http://forum.ea.com/eaforum/posts/list/0/10023459.page Q: How do I play SimCity offline? A: The new Single-Player Mode allows you to play SimCity anytime, anywhere, without the need of an active Internet connection. For the full d...

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  • February Member of the Month Awards

    by MOTM_inbox in Mar 16, 2014 - 10:17 PM
    For their efforts in assisting the community, these two definitely deserve this award. Stop by and show your appreciation.

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  • December Member of the Month Awards

    by MOTM_inbox in Jan 21, 2014 - 11:47 PM
    And here they are... Two awards that are very well-earned and deserved. Stop by and give their their just due.

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  • Oppie's SimCityPak Modding Tool Goes 2.0

    by CapTon in Jan 20, 2014 - 03:04 AM
    Release NotesIt's been a long time since I last made a public release of this tool, and a lot has happened in the mean time. Since offline mode will be released in a short while (hopefully increasing interest in modding), I'm uploading a new version, something which I will once again do more often from now on. Since it's been a while,Main new Fe...

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  • Engineering SimCity for Offline Play

    by Dirktator in Jan 14, 2014 - 08:44 PM
    Simon Fox, Lead Engineer, Single Player Mode Hi, I’m Simon Fox, lead engineer on the Single Player Mode for SimCity , and I’m here to tell you more about how we engineered Offline gameplay for SimCity .When the game released, our fans were calling for Offline. I rallied the team to start making that happen as soon as practical after launch.REE...

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  • Maxis announces SimCity offline mode

    by Cyclone Boom in Jan 13, 2014 - 02:08 PM
    SimCity will finally get an offline mode. Maxis has announced, just two months short of the game's first birthday. The news comes after repeated problems with the launch of the most recent release of the city-building game, which required players to be online. Requiring connection to the internet was seen as an attempt to curb piracy, but some...

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  • SimCity developer asks modders to maintain the integrity of the game.

    by Dirktator in Jan 11, 2014 - 11:13 PM
    A blog post on SimCity's official site encourages players to create and download mods for the game, but asks that they do not "jeopardize the integrity of the gameplay or harm the experience of others."The post by the SimCity development team says that Maxis and Electronic Arts have a long tradition of supporting the modding community, which the...

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  • Update/Patch 9.0 Patch Notes Released

    by CapTon in Dec 11, 2013 - 04:11 PM
    Attractions set: Available to everyone, the Attractions set includes five attractions: Giant Garden Gnome, Dolly the Dinosaur, Llarry the Llama, MaxisMan Statue and the World’s Largest Ball of Twine. Each attraction adds happiness and will also act as a tourist destination in your city. MegaTowers: Fixed issue where in some cases Sims in po...

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  • IGN - Cities of Tomorrow Review

    by Freddyeddy in Nov 24, 2013 - 01:39 PM
    SimCity: Cities of Tomorrow moves the city-builder forward with an interesting new layer of interdependent systems. The thing about OmegaCo and the Academy, however, is that although they are supposed to be futuristic, they don’t feel all that different from existing specializations. OmegaCo uses oil and ore to manufacture the addictive mystery...

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  • Gamespot: SimCity - Cities of Tomorrow Review

    by Freddyeddy in Nov 22, 2013 - 05:31 PM
    Cities of Tomorrow is something of a "more of the same" add-on. SimCity gameplay has been preserved for the most part, but accentuated with futuristic touches and technology that allow you to take your towns into the future. Granted, this is a future that still features ridiculously small city borders, an unhealthy emphasis on multiplayer, and t...

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  • October Member of the Month Awards!

    by MOTM_inbox in Nov 21, 2013 - 01:07 AM
    Here they are! Our winners for October's Members of the Month. Click on the headline to give them a big "Thanks" for the work they've done for the community

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  • Educational programme uses SimCity to test children on vital problem-solving skills

    by Dirktator in Nov 07, 2013 - 06:10 PM
    Imagine a school where playing video games is encouraged during classes and may even replace exams. A new educational programme uses SimCity to test children on vital problem-solving skills.Video games usually get in the way of homework. GlassLab, however, is a collaboration between educators and technologists. Uniting commercial game studios an...

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  • Gamespot Sits Down With Jason Haber From EA To Discuss Cities of Tomorrow

    by CapTon in Nov 05, 2013 - 09:38 PM
    Gamespot sits down with Jason Haber from Electronic Arts to get a look at some Cities of Tomorrow gameplay, and to discuss the features, such as the Academy, OmegaCo, etc. If you're looking for information on this new expansion pack for SimCity, this is definitely something you should take a look at.Please go here to view the video.

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  • Kip Katsarelis welcomes players back to the game

    by Dirktator in Nov 05, 2013 - 06:12 PM
    We’ve seen a lot of old players coming back to the game so I’d like to take this opportunity to welcome you back to the world of SimCity. A lot has changed since the last time you played and I want to take some time to share some of the great things that we’ve been doing, and pass along a few tips to help inspire you to create even better cities...

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  • SimCity Update 8 Release

    by Dirktator in Oct 30, 2013 - 04:09 PM
    New Regions With Update 8, we’re releasing four new free regions (Serenity Key, Rambling Badlands, Verdant Jungle, and Desolation) each designed to take advantage of the Cities of Tomorrow expansion pack releasing on November 12. While these regions are perfect companions to the Cities of Tomorrow expansion, all players can build in them, star...

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  • Update 8 will be 1+ GB

    by Dirktator in Oct 30, 2013 - 12:56 PM
    Update 8.0 will be available to download later this week but we wanted to notify you that this is a larger than usual download. The download of Update 8.0 is approximately 1GB for existing players or approximately 1.3GB for new players who have not previously installed the game before as it contains files that will give all players of SimCity th...

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  • Update 8.0 announced for simcity 2013

    by wgb24 in Oct 27, 2013 - 09:26 PM
    Update 8.0 will be available during the week starting 28th October 2013. We will announce the exact release day and timing next week.New: 4 New RegionsThere are four new regions being released in celebration of the Cities of Tomorrow expansion pack. Two of these regions are desert-themed with saguaro cacti, dry brush, and fewer water resources....

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  • September Members of the Month Winners!

    by MOTM_inbox in Oct 15, 2013 - 11:10 PM
    Well, here we are, deep into October... And here they are, September's Member of the Month winners. Stop by and give them a big hand!

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