The overwhelming dryness of this style of game, along with the portability issues that hang over it like a rather nasty storm mean that this game is best left to the PC if at all possible, which is a far better platform for the amazing depth, strategy and variety that this game offers.
Awards & Rankings
Generally favorable reviews- based on 11 Ratings
BenC.Apr 25, 2005This game kicks ass, old school games are better than must new games out there.
KevinH.Dec 28, 2004Considering the limitations it's pretty good, except for one problem: it's far too unresponsive when fighting disasters. Single Considering the limitations it's pretty good, except for one problem: it's far too unresponsive when fighting disasters. Single riots and small fires are ok, but if you have a fire speading throughout your city, forget about trying to fight it. It simply doesn't respond to your moving of the firefighter placements unless you hold down the direction for a long time - then it scrolls you past where you wanted to go - very frustrating. Other than that, the limitations compared to the PC version are understandable, and the game play is decent. … Full Review »
TonyM.Nov 4, 2004Sim City is an awesome game, but now I don't have to take my laptop everywhere to play it!!!!