Posts Tagged simcity

Maxis tease the future of SimCity

SimCity has been moving in the right direction following its rather frustrating launch with bugs being squashed and few new features being added along the way.

By Paul Younger | 18 Sep 2013 | 1

Don’t get cross: SimCity Red Cross DLC is expensive, but also for charity

The latest piece of SimCity DLC is like some kind of moral point of debate waiting to happen.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

Holy city: SimCity update 7 released and comes with free Houses of Worship

SimCity update 7 has been released and along with the addition of the road raising and lowering tool, there’s also other content for players.

By Paul Younger | 23 Aug 2013 | 1

SimCity update 7 releases tomorrow – Marvel at some new bridge screens

SimCity update 7 has been a long time coming but we think it’s going to be well worth the wait thanks to more tweaks to traffic, new tree tools and more.

By Paul Younger | 21 Aug 2013 | 2

SimCity update 7 video demonstrates bridges and tunnels

Bring it on Maxis. SimCity update 7 is currently being worked on and it brings the ability to create bridges and tunnels to really enhance traffic routes and road infrastructure.

By Paul Younger | 9 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Unblocked: SimCity update 7 traffic changes detailed

Ever since SimCity launched it has been plagued with traffic problems, vehicles blocking roads or going around the city in a manner that was simply not logical.

By Paul Younger | 6 Aug 2013 | 3

SimCity update 7 adds bridges, overpasses and tunnels

One of the major complaints with SimCity has been the city sizes, and in our interview with Kip Katsarelis we asked the developers if they were looking at ways on maximising space in the citied by giving players the opportunity to create flyovers and underpasses.

By Paul Younger | 1 Aug 2013 | 1

A look at SimCity’s new map Granite Lake coming in Update 6

Coming in game Update 6 for SimCity is a new map called Granite Lake.

By Paul Younger | 24 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #123

Why did so many of the Molyjam 2013 games put Peter Molyneux in a dress?

By Peter Parrish | 17 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

SimCity leads leave Maxis to form new studio

SimCity had a turbulent start to say the least and today SimCity creative director Ocean Quigley announced on Twiter he was leaving Maxis to form a new studio called Jellygrade. 

By Paul Younger | 16 Jul 2013 | 2

SimCity Update 6 notes detail more RCI tuning and fixes

Maxis has revealed details of what’s to be included in Update 6 for SimCity.

By Paul Younger | 3 Jul 2013 | 2

Maxis issue SimCity survey to players – Bigger cities and more included

Late last night Maxis and EA issued a survey to all registered SimCity players.

By Paul Younger | 3 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #121

After Eric’s trip within the belly of the Blizzard beast, what has the podcast team learned about the future of Diablo 3?

By Peter Parrish | 3 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Darkspore’s woes foretell a grim future for SimCity and ‘cloud’ gaming

Something strange is happening with EA and Maxis’ ill-fated action-RPG, Darkspore.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Jul 2013 | 5

Take to the skies: SimCity Airship DLC released

If the traffic in SimCity is pissing off your sims then the best way to travel has to be airship.

By Paul Younger | 26 Jun 2013 | Comments Off

SimCity update 5 releases Tuesday 18 June

Maxis are ready to roll out SimCity update 5 this Tuesday which will come with new features and missions.

By Paul Younger | 17 Jun 2013 | 3

UK’s digital charts launch – SimCity and Bioshock Infinite on top

After months of beta testing, the UKIE has finally released the first UK digital charts and a combined digital and retail chart for PC games.

By Paul Younger | 28 May 2013 | Comments Off

SimCity Amusement Park DLC features detailed

In a new update from SimCity gameplay scripter Jason Halvorson, he details many of the features of the upcoming SimCity Amusement Park DLC which is due for release on 28 May.

By Paul Younger | 25 May 2013 | Comments Off

SimCity 4.0 update tomorrow comes with a new region and more

Maxis are plugging away at sorting out remaining SimCity issues and tomorrow update 4.0 will be released.

By Paul Younger | 22 May 2013 | 3

SimCity theme park DLC coming 28 May

Maxis and EA will be releasing their first piece of paid for DLC, which is a theme park pack, on 28 May. 

By Paul Younger | 17 May 2013 | 1

Maxis release SimCity 3.0 update notes – Patch coming this week

The SimCity 3.0 update is due later this week and Maxis has issued a final list of what’s coming in the release.

By Paul Younger | 7 May 2013 | 1

SimCity Interview with Maxis’ Kip Katsarelis

I think everyone will agree that SimCity’s launch was less than perfect and since the game was released all kinds of issues and bugs have surfaced.

By Paul Younger | 6 May 2013 | 20

SimCity mod support is “a possibilty” says Maxis’ Kip Katsarelis

Since SimCity launched, fans of the previous game have been crying out for the ability to mod the new game.

By Paul Younger | 3 May 2013 | 2

Spoof SimCity L.A DLC recreates the City of Angels

There’s not been much in the way of DLC for SimCity so far but imagine if there was a Los Angeles DLC.

By Paul Younger | 29 Apr 2013 | Comments Off

SimCity keeps Dead Island: Riptide from topping charts

There has been two major releases since the last UK PC game chart, Dead Island: Riptide and Star Trek, but neither has managed to take down the mighty SimCity from the top of the charts for week ending 27 February.

By Paul Younger | 29 Apr 2013 | Comments Off

Our favourite SimCity 2.0 bugs in video

Maxis are not having a great time at the moment with SimCity.

By Paul Younger | 25 Apr 2013 | 3

SimCity still on top in UK PC chart

The UK PC charts for week ending 20 April reveal that SimCity holds the top spot for another week.

By Paul Younger | 22 Apr 2013 | Comments Off

SimCity 2.0 patch coming Monday – Fixes finalised

Maxis will be releasing the 2.0 update for SimCity on Monday and they have now locked down all the changes and fixes that will be coming to the game.

By Paul Younger | 19 Apr 2013 | Comments Off

SimCity Crest DLC touches a nerve – DLC to boycott for ethical reasons

Last month Maxis released the free DLC for the Nissan Leaf which at the time received a mixed reaction from the community.

By Paul Younger | 16 Apr 2013 | 20

SimCity tops UK charts for another week

SimCity has managed to stay on top of the UK PC game charts for week ending 13 April.

By Paul Younger | 15 Apr 2013 | Comments Off