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This is what they wanted to do with region play. Limited city sizes, forcing us to make certain choices, and promoting region play. It's designed not as a single-player game, but more toward as a multiplayer.

Personally, I think the game is great. Despite the roadblocks for a clean release. If it's one thing they need to fix, it's the clunky AI. It seems that they're designed to follow the shortest path, no matter what. That messes up everything in traffic, a lot in mass transit. They should regulate, and traffic should be more editable(priority vehicles). Not only in traffic is the AI weird, but in the behavior in sims as well.
That and tile placement of buildings.
It's just that there's regions with only two cities. Sixteen small or two extra large in a region doesn't seem too much to ask for. Don't get me wrong, I like the game but I've got cities running and the couple of places I put in a curvy road because, well they have curvy roads now which is new in SimCity, I'm thinking that was a mistake I'd get twice the population/production in that space if I'd kept to square blocks spaced to hold exactly two high density buildings.
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Anyone playing right now or is OCN on any servers together?
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Anyone playing right now...

Given the sheer brokenness of the simulation I've pretty much just written it off as a loss at this point: http://www.reddit.com/r/SimCity/comments/1a0taq/compiled_list_of_suggestions_and_bug_reports_to/
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Not what I asked for, but thanks for the information I guess. So is anyone playing?
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I'm thinking of getting the game, so essentially the game is multiplayer right? As in I could have my brother play on the same map and play together? If so that would be fun, or is it something else? Like we are linking our cities together?
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If so that would be fun, or is it something else?

Do you consider broken to be fun? Because right now, even ignoring the server issues, the game is fundamentally broken at the most basic level.
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Anyone having their game crash a lot? Mine crashes everytime I play. Get an error message then back to desktop. I thought it might be my oc since im still working on it but even at stock clocks it crashes.

Tappin' from my Galaxy S3
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Yay.
Gotta love games you gotta sit in a Queue to play... even though the MP is an illusion.


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I'm thinking of getting the game, so essentially the game is multiplayer right? As in I could have my brother play on the same map and play together? If so that would be fun, or is it something else? Like we are linking our cities together?

I would urge you to not buy this game. If you simply must, then at least get Sim City 4.
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I would urge you to not buy this game. If you simply must, then at least get Sim City 4.

Simply because of the servers?
Surely the game must be good despite it, or is it bad?
I saw some gameplays of it on youtube and didn't see anything wrong with it, but I haven't played so I don't know tongue.gif
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