SimCity

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SimCity is an open-ended city-building video game series originally designed by Will Wright.wikipedia
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SimCity is an open-ended city-building video game series originally designed by Will Wright.
City-building games such as SimCity, Cities XXL or Cities: Skylines are considered a type of construction and management simulation.

SimCity 3000

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Cities must also provide basic utilities, namely electricity, water and (in SimCity 3000 and SimCity 4) waste management.
SimCity 3000 is a city building simulation video game released in 1999, and the third major installment in the SimCity series.

The Sims (video game)

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The success of SimCity sparked the creation of several sequels and many other spin-off "Sim" titles, including 2000's The Sims, which itself became a best-selling computer game and franchise.
The game's development was led by Will Wright and the game was a follow-up to Wright's earlier SimCity series.

SimCity 4

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Cities must also provide basic utilities, namely electricity, water and (in SimCity 3000 and SimCity 4) waste management.
It is the fourth major installment in the SimCity series.

List of best-selling PC games

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The success of SimCity sparked the creation of several sequels and many other spin-off "Sim" titles, including 2000's The Sims, which itself became a best-selling computer game and franchise.

Maxis

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The first game in the series, SimCity, was published by Maxis in 1989.
The SimCity series has spawned multiple sequels and spin-offs.

SimCity (1989 video game)

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The first game in the series, SimCity, was published by Maxis in 1989.
SimCity (later renamed SimCity Classic) is a city-building simulation video game, designed by Will Wright, published by Maxis, and released on 2 February 1989, it is the first game in the SimCity series.

SimTown

SimCity 2000 is the only game in the entire series to have this feature (besides the discontinued children's version, SimTown), though newer versions have a news ticker.
SimTown is a 1995 video game published by Maxis, much like the best selling SimCity but on a smaller scale.

Nonlinear gameplay

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SimCity is an open-ended city-building video game series originally designed by Will Wright.
A sandbox mode is an option in otherwise goal-oriented games and is distinguished from open-ended games that have no objectives, such as SimCity, and Garry's Mod.

List of Sim video games

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The success of SimCity sparked the creation of several sequels and many other spin-off "Sim" titles, including 2000's The Sims, which itself became a best-selling computer game and franchise.
The SimCity Box

The Sims

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As with previous SimCity titles, SimCity 4 (Sim4) places the player in the role of a mayor (or several mayors), tasked with populating and developing tracts of lands into cities, while fulfilling the needs of fellow Sims who live there.
The directors at Electronic Arts, which bought Maxis in 1997, were more receptive—SimCity had been a great success for them, and they foresaw the possibility of building a strong Sim franchise.

SimCity 2000

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An improved version of the reward system introduced in SimCity 2000 has been included in the game.
SimCity 2000 is a city-building simulation video game and the second installment in the SimCity series.

Will Wright (game designer)

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SimCity is an open-ended city-building video game series originally designed by Will Wright. Notably, it is one of the few games in the Maxis series that Will Wright did not work on, and the last Maxis game to be developed and released without supervision by Electronic Arts (which acquired Maxis in 1997 and assisted development of Maxis games thereafter).

SimCity (2013 video game)

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SimCity: BuildIt is a remake of SimCity 2013 for iOS and Android mobile devices.
Released for Microsoft Windows in early March 2013, it is the first major installment in the SimCity series since the release of SimCity 4 a decade prior.

City Life (video game)

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Players do not build zones, a key element of past SimCity games; instead, they have the ability to directly place individual buildings, something not seen in previous editions, and similar to Monte Cristo's game City Life.
City Life continues the very long tradition of city-building and construction and management games, that was originally started by Utopia from developer Don Daglow and Will Wright's SimCity series by allowing the player to customize their urban city's roads, buildings, finances, ordinances and much more.

Tilted Mill Entertainment

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Tilted Mill developed the fifth game of the SimCity series, titled SimCity Societies (all previous titles had been developed by Maxis).

SimFarm

As with SimCity, there are disasters that can wreak havoc on the player's farm.

Mayfair Games

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It was released in 1995 by Mayfair Games.
Sim City: The Card Game

Electronic Arts

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Notably, it is one of the few games in the Maxis series that Will Wright did not work on, and the last Maxis game to be developed and released without supervision by Electronic Arts (which acquired Maxis in 1997 and assisted development of Maxis games thereafter).
SimCity series (1999–present) by Maxis

SimCity: BuildIt

The game is part of the SimCity franchise.

Streets of SimCity

The soundtrack of the game was composed by Jerry Martin, who is also known for composing the music for The Sims and SimCity series.

Superior Software

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As well as their high quality original games, Superior released a number of official Acorn conversions of big games from other systems including Barbarian, The Last Ninja, Predator, Hostages and Sim City.

Zoning

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The player controls where to place development zones, infrastructure like roads and power plants, landmarks, and public services such as schools, parks, hospitals and fire stations.