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Old April 25 2013, 12:47 AM   #166
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Re: The new SimCity...*sigh*

So... EA has released a major update to resolve issues with SimCity. For instance, your trees will now make traffic noises. And lack of taxis in your city? That's no longer a problem!



Man, I'm glad I didn't spend 60 bucks on this piece of crap.
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Old April 25 2013, 01:50 AM   #167
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Re: The new SimCity...*sigh*

I was seriously considering getting this (even uninstalled Sims3), until I read about the required internet connection. That was the no sale sign for me.
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Old April 25 2013, 03:12 AM   #168
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Re: The new SimCity...*sigh*

Thats... a lot of taxis.
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Old April 25 2013, 11:33 AM   #169
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Re: The new SimCity...*sigh*

I also considered getting this game, now I'm sort of glad I didn't. I could always fire up SC4, or 3 or 2000. Think I've still got a copy of the original somewhere as well.
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Old April 25 2013, 01:41 PM   #170
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Re: The new SimCity...*sigh*

Meh, I'm still going to get it.
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Old April 26 2013, 02:30 PM   #171
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Re: The new SimCity...*sigh*

Indeed, just waiting for OSX.
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Old April 26 2013, 03:47 PM   #172
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June 11.
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Old April 26 2013, 06:36 PM   #173
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Re: The new SimCity...*sigh*

SimCity 4 is on sale at GameFly right now for $4.99.

Just sayin'.
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Old June 7 2013, 01:45 PM   #174
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Re: The new SimCity...*sigh*

Just ordered my Mac copy.

Thanks to all the PC peeps for working bugs out.
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Old June 7 2013, 02:05 PM   #175
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Re: The new SimCity...*sigh*

Did they increase city size at all?
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Old June 7 2013, 07:25 PM   #176
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Re: The new SimCity...*sigh*

Did they fix the AI path finding yet, i gave up on it due to that causing to many issues to enjoy the game.
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Old June 7 2013, 07:57 PM   #177
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Re: The new SimCity...*sigh*

From what I heard, I think I'll stick to SC4.
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Old June 7 2013, 08:04 PM   #178
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They just pushed back the mac launch to August.

God dammit.
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Old June 11 2013, 08:14 PM   #179
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They just pushed back the mac launch to August.

God dammit.
that particular success-story continues.
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Old January 13 2014, 07:58 PM   #180
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They're finally adding an offline singleplayer mode to the game. I still have no plans to buy it because most of what I've read about the actual gameplay is... unflattering. But it's still a positive development in my eyes, and hopefully it signals a turning-point in this drive towards online-only games.
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