Sample SimCity with zones, traffic and rail

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From NIMBYs to nuclear disaster, SimCity inspired a generation to zone and govern their own virtual worlds.

SimTower game at the ground floor showing offices and busy elevators

How SimTower Elevated the Simulation Genre to Great New Heights

From cheat codes to sky-high strategies, get your blueprints ready to build the tower — and elevator network — of your dreams.

SimCity Classic city scene

The Magic of Maxis: The Game-Changers Who Established the Simulation Genre

How radical urban planning, helicopter combat, and an "X" launched one of the most creative gaming studios of the 90's.