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SimCity is a city building simulation video game developed by Maxis and published by Electronic Arts
USA and North America
March 5, 2013
March 7, 2013
March 8, 2013
Mac (Release date TBD Spring 2013)
GlassBox Simulation Engine
Also Known As
Your goal is to plan and build a city, laying road, infrastructure, and buildings. You will have to manage your city making sure that the people are happy and dealing with any disasters that occur such as fires or earthquakes.
There has been criticism regarding the game's DRM mechanism, which requires you to be connected to EA's servers while playing the game, even if you are playing in Single Player mode.