First SimCity Patch Coming April 22nd

by Angelo Dargenio April 19, 2013 @ 5:04 PM
SimCity’s first major update will be dropping on April 22nd, officially upgrading the loved and hated city-simulation to version 2.0. The patch is set to address several things including traffic, tourism, game invitations, and more. It will also introduce a couple new features into the game, however, offline play is still not one of them.

Buy Toothpaste and Get SimCity DLC

by Angelo Dargenio April 16, 2013 @ 1:23 PM
The story behind SimCity just gets weirder and weirder. First, there were the numerous server issues that players had to contend with launch. Then, there was the first piece of downloadable content which was essentially just a Nissan ad. Now, players are being offered free DLC for… buying toothpaste? What the heck is happening with this game?

SimCity Runs Like a Cheetah, a Mac Using Cheetah

by Angelo Dargenio April 10, 2013 @ 1:30 PM
One of the biggest complaints about SimCity, outside of its numerous server issues, is the fact that you aren’t able to control the speed of the simulation. This feature, one of the key features of SimCity since the franchise first debuted, was one of the “non-critical” features that was disabled in order to handle the SimCity server load. Now, finally, the feature is coming back, allowing Sim fans with limited time to run their cities at Cheetah speed.