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EA Asks Origin Partners to Stop Promoting SimCity

Friday, March 8, 2013

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EA Asks Origin Partners to Stop Promoting SimCity

Tweet If you haven’t been following the recent launch of SimCity, EA’s latest incarnation of the classic civic design simulator, well… it’s been rough. After a long campaign of promising the always-on requirement wouldn’t lead to a repeat of the Diablo 3 disaster, it led to precisely that. Players are understandably furious, and the press has been [...]

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I Play SimCity Social for the Writing

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

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I Play SimCity Social for the Writing

Tweet “SimCity Social?” they ask me. “Sure, it’s got the SimCity branding and all, but isn’t it just another click-and-wait Facebook game?” Though I know the look of skepticism it will produce, my reply is, “Oh, I play SimCity Social for the writing.” Since I can feel your dubious smirks already, let me explain this. [...]

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IBM Reveals CityOne (*ahem* SimCity)

Wednesday, May 5, 2010

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IBM Reveals CityOne (*ahem* SimCity)

Tweet IBM is not very well known for being the masters of game development but nevertheless later day, they are expected to reveal their brand new game CityOne which will play much like the better known SimCity. The focus of the game will also be a bit different in that it will be more about [...]

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