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I'll skip until subways are working, maps become way.... waaaayyy.... larger and overall a more interesting game
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post #22 of 42
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Originally Posted by GrizzleBoy View Post

Well then you are actually agreeing with me completely as I said those who were expecting SimCity 4.5 will probably be disappointed as its a re-make, not a sequel which is why they didn't call it SimCity 5.

Unless you look at it from the right angle, your expectations of the game will obviously lead to disappointment. Not to say that you don't have a right to be disappointed with how the game is overall, but it its own game in its own right.

Ahh....I see your point. I may be slow, but sure.

Yes, I would have been more obliged to get a 4.5 or 5 then a reboot of the series.

I'll still wait till they flesh this "reboot" out a bit more, if they decide to do so.
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post #23 of 42
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Played the beta. Sadly small city size and pay to win always on drm cloud saving will disuade me from buying this game...amoung other little things.(no subway, no terraforming etc) But I really love everything else about this game.

Hey could you elaborate on that part. Is there in game stuff to purchase?
post #24 of 42
Oh crap... I have a difficult decision to make...

Do I buy Sim City because I LOVE the franchise... or do I not buy Sim City because I HATE EA!? Quite the conundrum...
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Originally Posted by ChiliCheeseFritos View Post

Is this game being released on Origin at midnight?
Yup, should be available to download midnight EST.
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Pay to win in a sandbox game with no actual win conditions.

Sounds about right ¬_¬
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post #27 of 42
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Oh crap... I have a difficult decision to make...

Do I buy Sim City because I LOVE the franchise... or do I not buy Sim City because I HATE EA!? Quite the conundrum...

I will never understand this.
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post #28 of 42
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I will never understand this.

Quite simple really. I do not wish to support a company I don't like but they're offering a game I want.
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Originally Posted by Zen00 View Post

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Originally Posted by -iceblade^ View Post

I think (correct me if I'm wrong) it doesn't need save/load because it's all in the cloud and persistent so you don't actually need to save/load. Kind of like how whatever you do in OneNote is automatically saved.

The reason we want save/load is because it allows for us to build a basic city, then save it, and then use that one file to produce multiple variants, such as a pure industrial, or a port town, or a archotype, etc.

Yeah that makes sense.

I don't really know lol. I wasn't going to buy this game on release, anyways, regardless of reviews but we'll see what happens down the road. So far it seems like it needs a few tweaks and I'm not impressed with the city size either.
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post #30 of 42
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Quite simple really. I do not wish to support a company I don't like but they're offering a game I want.

EA doesn't need your support lol.

If this was a kickstarter or some crowd funded game then okay, but this isn't that.

It basically comes down to whether you actually want to play the game or not.
Edited by GrizzleBoy - 3/4/13 at 12:09pm
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