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Originally Posted by GenoOCAU View Post

Have they fixed the god damn great works only being utilized by the city who started the work?

Game is so screwed.

They haven't even fixed how traffic moves in the game.
Edited by PostalTwinkie - 1/13/14 at 4:00pm
    
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I'll stick with SC4 thanks.
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Wow you people are bitter about it being too late . Just enjoy the game. If not go play simcity 4 and quit whining. I for one like the new Simcity 

hmm " If you like your game . . you can keep your game . . Period"
 
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Originally Posted by PostalTwinkie View Post

They haven't even fixed how traffic moves in the game.

And I doubt it will ever be fixed, they gotta work on that DLC to push out, no time to fix the core game.
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Offline wasn’t part of their vision, they said as the servers crashed. The game requires the cloud to operate, they claimed as they offered a "free" game as some kind of compensation for selling a broken product, refuses to refund and threatens account ban. An offline mode is not possible, they said as their player base demanded it, offline modes would never be offered, that was all but impossible, and the idea violated the very spirit of the game.

They lies every time they open their mouth. They just don't see anything wrong with lying that's why they keeps lying.
    
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About a year too late there...

Yep way too late!
 
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Sim City

Oh how you hurt me. That squiggly hipster guy behind the game should be ashamed for what he did to the series. Completely trashed the Sim City name.

*Goes back to Anno*
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Originally Posted by driftingforlife View Post

But the game is broken at its core, might pick it up when its super cheap.

Still better than Cities XL though.
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Originally Posted by RX7-2nr View Post

Still better than Cities XL though.

Hey now, Cities XL is fun!*

*Except for the nonsensical traffic patterns and the fact that NO ONE will use your mass transit.
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"The game is impossible to run without it offloading some of the work to their servers."

orly

This x100000
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Difference between Simcity and SimCity 4: No Origin requirement, people don't have to jump through hoops to play SC4. No forced always online, people can play when and where they want without fear of not being able to connect to the master server to play their single player game. Larger build area, SC4 doesn't suffer from the small build able area that the one does. Modding community for SC4 has been around for a while now, it was only just recently announced that the new is going to allow modding but with restrictions.

The only problem is that I can't seem to get SC4 to run a max size city without feeling like it's gonna crash at any moment.

SC4 is also unplayable on a large city without NAM.
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Originally Posted by Lovidore View Post

Quote from Peter Moore - CEO of EA.

“Many continue to claim the Always-On function in SimCity is a DRM scheme. It’s not. People still want to argue about it. We can’t be any clearer – it’s not. Period.”

Source


Do people even hold him accountable for what he says anymore? I REFUSE to buy the game, out of principle.

Me too;I hate that DRM stuff.Blatant lies is blatant lies.I might consider it in 2 years biggrin.gif IF no Origin and some good mods.
 
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