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Looks like it's shaping up to be similar to the traditional SimCity we are used to (and not that SC societys bullcarp).

Looking at a building to see how it's doing instead of having to click the "?" will be useful. Cant wait to see what the polished engine will look like visually.

Being able to expand/upgrade ploppable utility/service/government buildings seems interesting.

Is it 2013 yet?

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Here's a link to the video without commercials (and the original link isn't working for everyone):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vS0qURl_JJY&feature=player_embedded
Looks incredible, a must-buy for me.

Edited by GrizzleBoy - 3/20/12 at 1:03pm
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HOLY COW! Quite possibly the coolest and most complex sim game ever! So awesome! I got out of simcity about 5+ years ago but it was one of those things that never got old, always something to do, always something new. This looks like the game that Maxis always wanted to create, the way simcity should be. I might have to get it!
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As long as there is no crazy DRM or first day DLC I will get it when it launches. smile.gif
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I can honestly say I really want this game. I can't wait!
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As long as there are proper difficulty settings this time round I'll be happy. In SC4 it took me at least 10 hours of game play just to learn how to successfully manage a population of 50,000 tongue.gif
 
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MODS, I want MODS.

And I heard they know and will make that part more integrated smile.gif heres hoping

Edit: Found this on youtube:

This will be awesome.
Edited by Goliath.ro - 3/20/12 at 8:51am
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knowing EA they will milk it with dlc
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Can't wait for this been playing Sim City 4 for TOO LONG!
    
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Originally Posted by GrizzleBoy View Post

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Looks like it's shaping up to be similar to the traditional SimCity we are used to (and not that SC societys bullcarp).
Looking at a building to see how it's doing instead of having to click the "?" will be useful. Cant wait to see what the polished engine will look like visually.
Being able to expand/upgrade ploppable utility/service/government buildings seems interesting.
Is it 2013 yet?

Here's a link to the video without commercials (and the original link isn't working for everyone):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vS0qURl_JJY&feature=player_embedded

Looks incredible, a must-buy for me.
Edited by lordikon - 3/20/12 at 8:29am
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I get "video not found or access denied."

Found it on Youtube. I can't wait to see tornado/volcanic/alien invasion destruction. smile.gif
Edited by Stealth Pyros - 3/20/12 at 8:00am
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