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Truth be told, if it wasn't for Maxis' Simcity 2000 I'd probably be doing something constructive right about now like playing a sport or studying. Instead I'm writing on an overclocking forum about a PC game.

But anyway, after that came out there was Simcity 3000 and Simcity 4 and then...nothing. I played City Life! which was in my opinion, a bit mediocre but considering Maxis is not planning a Simcity 5, it was the best I had. Now apparently, the creators of City Life! (Monte Cristo Studios) are planning a game where you control the world and build cities on it. It encourages trade online and stuff.

I'm interested as to what you guys think and whether you have any opinion on what should be included and what shouldn't.

http://www.citiesxl.com/

post #2 of 22
I was in a beta for it... it was alot of fun hopefully this can fill my sim city void
post #3 of 22
Reviving a old thread but just seen it advertised on OCN and had a look at it, gonna download the demo later and try it but looks like it could be fun, its released in a month but Im a little confused on how much it costs, seen it for £29.99 in game on pre-order do I have to pay per month for online features?
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well i will get the demo to.
    
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Hope it wioll be good! I'll get demo!
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bit behind eh
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Seems to look good just still confused about the online fees.
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strange game , i mean all cities all the same , the map is all the time same ..
    
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I heard people were having trouble with loads of bugs in the demo... bad buzz so far on the cities XL forum. I'll be sitting this one out until i can see it's a proven product.
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The demo is straight crap IMO.

SC4 is much better than this in its current state.
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