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5:13 pm, July 22, 2014 anyone wanna play together if you do try looking for my region on north america west 1 if not add me LMxakxjoker submitted by lmxakaxjoker [link] [comment] View

Will there be another Patch ?

5:13 am, July 22, 2014 I tried it again with simcity the last few days... Will there be another fix ? Transportation doesnt work an i have 3 schools but only 200 people picked up by busses... its unplayable still. Did they [..] View

The Mass transit and Education bugs - Fixed yet? Or a mod that fixes it?

5:13 am, July 22, 2014 Hey guys, I've been away for a few months but secretly stalking the subreddit, looking at all the cool stuff people are making. Quick question: What's the status of mass transit? I always had problems [..] View

Project Orion Mirror?

5:13 am, July 22, 2014 I hit my limit for downloads today on the Simtropolis forums (I think that feature is stupid), and I really want Project Orion. Is there somewhere else I can download it? submitted by Mcgreenerman [..] View

Mod download issues [2013]

5:13 pm, July 21, 2014 Hi, I am having issues with downloading the UDON Uni Directional Networks mod. Could someone provide a link that isn't from simtropolis, as it seems to not be working for me. I tried IE, Firefox and C [..] View

FAQ: How to download and install mods? SimCity2013

5:13 pm, July 21, 2014 FAQ 1) Where to download mods? 2) I can't download mods, it keeps redirecting me to the main page!? (insert vulgarities here) As simple as this may sound, all you need to do is REGIS [..] View

The bug that finally broke me from SimCity5

5:13 pm, July 21, 2014 It finally broke me. SimCity5 has always felt like an unrefined, amateur game, a product of Maxis who are so much capable of doing so much better. But I still enjoy it, especially playing a private re [..] View

Mod organization

5:13 pm, July 19, 2014 Im a very organized person, and I love how easy it is installing mods for simcity. So I was wondering if I could create a folder in the citydata folder for each mod? Not sure if itll still recognize t [..] View

I just installed Project Orion, and I love the extended boundaries, just one thing.

5:13 pm, July 19, 2014 I hate that the roads outside the original boundaries are blocked by the trees. Moreso, the tree removing tool in Parks > Nature doesn't seem to work. Anyone have any solutions. Anyone know a [..] View

Of all the UDI Videos I have made over the years, this one is my favorite

5:13 am, July 19, 2014 submitted by haljackey [link] [comment] View

The Power of Project Orion: Orion River Valley Megacity in motion!

5:13 am, July 19, 2014 submitted by intheyear3ooo [link] [1 comment] View

Problems with Project Akar :(

5:13 pm, July 18, 2014 Nothing shows up. Help please :( It is like that to all the new categories including roads... submitted by Jobnm [link] [1 comment] View

Question about the capability of mods and simcity 5

5:13 pm, July 18, 2014 So of course the biggest issue with sc5 is the simulation issues. Out of curiosity, is that something modders are able to access? Obviously it would take tons of work to sort this stuff out, but is it [..] View

UDON mirror?

5:13 am, July 18, 2014 It would seem that the udon download page ( has broken links. Could anyone host t [..] View

These cities are too effing small.

5:13 am, July 18, 2014 Is there a cheat or mod or something to make regions bigger? I can't fit all the thing I want to fit in my city. And when the demand for residential housing is still overwhelming but my city is fill [..] View

SimCity 5 - my region has been abandoned.

5:13 pm, July 17, 2014 I have recently resumed playing SimCity and had a city I was fairly fond of in an online region. Since it has expanded quite a bit, I was thinking of building something in the Great Works lot, which i [..] View

Do Maglev tracks not do bridges?

5:13 am, July 17, 2014 Or am I doing something wrong? I try raising/lowering and it doesnt work ._. Even trying to bypass the road it still gives a weird dip :/ submitted by vallexum [link] [3 co [..] View

RCL advice please!

5:13 am, July 17, 2014 Do you guys have any advice on blanching RCL? I can't seem to get any of it right. There is always either a crazy shortage of workers or 5k jobs available. Also, I can never seem to satisfy the balan [..] View

In sandbox mode, buildings are still locked due to "not approved"

5:13 am, July 17, 2014 How do I unlock all the buildings? Even in Sandbox mode, I still need to connect the road to the highway to be allowed to build power plants, etc. It's really annoying. How do I unlock all the buildin [..] View

Over 1 year later: Is it still that bad?

5:13 pm, July 16, 2014 I'd just like to say to everybody that never bought the game and think it's still awful, it's freaking amazing. Yes, the servers were troubled at first, but they've fixed that now and it's amazing. Al [..] View

Academy Problem

5:13 pm, July 16, 2014 I had an excellent city set up that included an Academy (as of yesterday). Then the time came to research an Academy upgrade. It gave me permission to add an extra module, and I did--thought that mean [..] View


5:13 am, July 16, 2014 20 % is apparently very high simcity . Even though I pay almost 50 % tax in Denmark. But we get a lot of social help. Why aren't it same in Simcity? Like free college and money if you don't have a job [..] View

Welcome to Bastion Edge

5:13 am, July 16, 2014 Not one of my all time favourite cities but I thought I'd share you my high residential city. Has over 400k people living here :) submitted by vallexum [link] [comment] View

SimCity (HELP)

5:13 am, July 16, 2014 (If we're not allowed to post SimCity stuff here I'll remove this post) So I just covered up my entire city in SimCity 5, the thing is my Residential and Industrial Demand is really high. What do I do [..] View

Just a reminder...

5:13 am, July 15, 2014 Always, always check the wind direction on your new city before you do any zoning and look at it at least twice to be sure you're reading it correctly. I just had an almost complete city that I finall [..] View

Long turn lane

5:13 am, July 15, 2014

SC4 Sandbox Mode?

5:13 am, July 14, 2014 Is there any sort of mod or in game option in SC$ to get a sandbox mode? eg. one where you have unlimited money and can ignore the populaces anger and needs? I can never get past the low wealth brick [..] View

City unplayable - possible population bug?

5:13 pm, July 13, 2014 The situation so far. I have a large field of residential zoning, but - hell if I know why - nobody is moving in. There's room here for thousands of people; the population hovers around several hundre [..] View

Are there any mods I SHOULD have?

5:13 pm, July 13, 2014 Hey, are there any mods I should have to make the game more playable/better? I watch Dizzy sometimes for a bit and I notice things he has that I don't unmodded. Are there any I should get or does it n [..] View

My city is going through a "depression time"

5:13 pm, July 13, 2014 So everything always goes fine in the beginning because it's easy but there's so many red notifications that it makes everything so hard. Here's an overview of my city so far: [..] View

Just a little question to ask you guys.

5:13 pm, July 13, 2014 I bought SimCity day 1 and have played around 100 hours, but I cannot find anything new to do, many people on this subreddit often post screenshots of SimCity 4 with its huge linking towns and cities [..] View

New Vid: SimCity 4 Extension

5:13 am, July 13, 2014 submitted by haljackey [link] [2 comments] View

daily income not added to hourly income

5:13 am, July 13, 2014 I am losing money every hour, but I make around 1 million each day on selling processors, why isn't this number split in 24 and added to the hourly total? The red number in the corner is quite annoyin [..] View

Joystiq Deals?

5:13 pm, July 12, 2014 I missed out on the sale for SC4 Deluxe on steam. I think it was a flash sale and I was at work. I did see this deal though: Does anyone know [..] View

Having an Issue with Project Akar and RCIPlop.

5:13 pm, July 12, 2014 I've installed both of these mods, but the 'RCI Residential' (and all the other RCI XYZs) are empty in game. submitted by Lobstrex13 [link] [4 comments] View

Devastating population stall

5:13 pm, July 12, 2014 So... this is happening. For some reason, despite all those buildings, the massive demand for jobs and all other needs met and exceeded, this has occured - the population has stalled at a few hundred. [..] View

My city keeps getting High Tech / Industrial Manufacturing

5:13 pm, July 12, 2014 So my city with ONLY Residential and Commercial zones is only getting High Tech and I-M for industry zones now. I have built about 4-5 neighbor cities for industries only. What should I do? Should I z [..] View

Building an Ore City (SC2013) Part 2: Buildings and Fun

5:13 am, July 11, 2014 submitted by capton2020 [link] [comment] View

Mod request.

5:13 am, July 11, 2014 Not sure where it would be appropriate to request a mod, but I was wondering if there was someone who could make some philly-style row homes for me. Like replacing a medium density apartment building. [..] View

Mods not working, help please!

5:13 am, July 11, 2014 Like the title says, followed the install copy/paste of the package file for the mods i want to use into the simcitydata folder without the game running and no dice, tried over and over and nothing. a [..] View

A Look at Other People's Mods #8: Regional Bulldoze Mod by xoxide

5:13 am, July 11, 2014 submitted by capton2020 [link] [2 comments] View

I want to get the new Sim City (5)?

5:13 am, July 11, 2014 So I want to get the new Sim City 5 because the graphics and new look looks amazing. I plan on buying the game from a local gamestop, the question I have is is offline play available for it? I know th [..] View

Tycoon News for July

5:13 am, July 11, 2014 submitted by Zhatt [link] [comment] View

[Let's Play] SimCity 2000 DOS - "Welcome to **** Valley!"

5:13 am, July 11, 2014 submitted by CotRA [link] [2 comments] View

Wealth and jobs? Sim City 5.

5:13 am, July 11, 2014 With project AKAR and have been happly ploping buildings however I like. The thing is though I just notice this, but there are actual different wealth requirments for jobs. I've been putting a ton of [..] View

What would you guys say are 'Essential mods' to use.

5:13 am, July 11, 2014 After work today, I want to have another go at Simcity. Been looking over the mods and they look awesome, Especially Project Orion. Any other mods that I should definitely use? Thanks submitted by m [..] View

Haven't played since launch, made this video back then. How is the game now?

5:13 pm, July 8, 2014 Wanting to get back into it, maybe buy the CoT expansion. Thoughts? submitted by Syn3rgetic [link] [2 comments] View

600k population goal - stalled at 430k

5:13 pm, July 8, 2014 This is what I'm working with. Following SimCityBrian's guide, I am pursuing the Big Government achievement; also making this my capital city with all City Hall modules. I know it's not the optimal ma [..] View

Segregation completed

5:13 pm, July 8, 2014

Building an Ore City (SC2013) Part 1: Here I Go Again on My Own

5:13 am, July 8, 2014 submitted by capton2020 [link] [comment] View

Simcity 4: Is it possible to connect Subway/Bus Routes/Monorail lines across Regions?

5:13 am, July 7, 2014 So far in cities with 0 residents filled with commercial/industrial which are connected to residential hot-spots I am getting 0 usage for mentioned connections. Road and Rail is getting traffic but no [..] View

Video on my attempt to prototype a agent-based trafficsystem for a city simulator.

5:13 am, July 7, 2014 submitted by cellularized [link] [12 comments] View

Making a list of must have MODS for Sim City 5.

5:13 am, July 7, 2014 So I'm making a list of must have mods for Sim City 5. Here is a unorginzed list of must have mods and optional cool mods for SC5. I didn't look at any enhancment packs since pretty much all of them s [..] View

What is the fastest way to make money?

5:13 am, July 7, 2014 Played 2 games only,all I did was build residential zones,then build shops,services,and a casino..Seemed to work but I'm pretty sure I'm doing something wrong. submitted by midoman111 [link] [2 com [..] View

Need help with Sim City 4!

5:13 am, July 6, 2014 Hi, so I'm starting a new city. But I've always been confused on a lot of things. I read the RCI demand graph to see what to build, but for industries it's always on I-AG that is the highest. I don't [..] View

Processors Disappearing

5:13 am, July 6, 2014 Hey guys. just got simcity and i loved it at first but i keep running into issues that all have complex fucky workarounds or the game gives you misleading info and numbers so i never know what to trus [..] View

Need Testers For Mod

5:13 pm, July 5, 2014 Hey guys :) I need testers for this one mod I'm working on. I am trying to make it so that the fire truck does not stop in traffic or at traffic lights when it is going to a fire. Download the file by [..] View

My biggest issue with all SimCity games...

5:13 am, July 5, 2014 One thing that has always bothered me about service buildings (Police stations, hospitals, schools, etc), is that they have a fixed size/ By this I mean, the police station is rather tall compared to [..] View

Some mods to help me get started?

5:13 am, July 5, 2014 I've had SC4 for a while now, and while the vanilla game is great and all, seeing all the awesome things you guys have made makes me want to get some mods. What are some good mods to get you started? [..] View

Building a Casino City (SC2013) Part 12: The End

5:13 am, July 5, 2014 submitted by capton2020 [link] [comment] View

Today's non critical news is...

5:13 am, July 5, 2014

Is the new SimCity really that bad?

5:13 pm, July 4, 2014 I love the SimCity series. I started playing with 3000, then got the DS one (ha), and have put countless hours onto SC4 and finally picked up a digital copy in the steam sale, anticipating it to quick [..] View

A Look at Other People's Mods (Reviews) #6: Project Akar

5:13 pm, July 4, 2014 submitted by capton2020 [link] [comment] View

Glitchy City

5:13 am, July 4, 2014 submitted by haljackey [link] [comment] View

Building a Casino City (SC2013) Part 11: The Fourth and Final Casino

5:13 am, July 4, 2014 submitted by capton2020 [link] [comment] View

Getting Simcity 4 tomorrow any tips?

5:13 am, July 4, 2014 So I am going to buy Simcity 4 tomorrow I was going to get Simcity 2013 but then I looked at how small the city is and even though the graphics look awesome it just seems like its not worth the money. [..] View

stacked roundabout interchange

5:13 am, July 4, 2014

I created a cinematic of a few cities my friend and I created. Any Suggestions?

5:13 pm, July 3, 2014 submitted by KLChicken [link] [1 comment] View

Building a Casino City (SC2013) Part 10: Continued Expansion

5:13 am, July 3, 2014 submitted by capton2020 [link] [9 comments] View

Simcity 2013 Las Vegas

5:13 am, July 3, 2014 I wish someone would make a accurate copy of Las Vegas. If there is one can someone post a link. I'm thinking of making one but wanted to see how they layed out the freeway since there is so 3 interch [..] View

Somebody asked if this merge in Hawaii could be made using Udon

5:13 am, July 3, 2014 google maps link-,-157.8901785,1025m/data=!3m1!1e3 Here's what I made- side view- Video- http://www.youtu [..] View

City building challenge for enthusiastic SC4 players. 2014 edition.

5:13 am, July 3, 2014 Same as last years challenge (I'm uncreative!) My challenge to you is to start a new region (vanilla) and without cheats, build up to skyscrapers. Not a problem eh? The person with the smallest land u [..] View

Today I started a SimCity 4 design-centric series

5:13 am, July 3, 2014 submitted by strictoaster [link] [comment] View

Simcity 4 Deluxe can't reset visual settings

5:13 pm, July 2, 2014 I bought Simcity 4 Deluxe about a year ago, and played for around 10 hours and enjoyed it. I wanted to play this game again, but as I start it (in Steam), it doesn't do anything and my status is switc [..] View

Just purchased the game for mac on app store, looking to add some mods.

5:13 am, July 2, 2014 Im looking for regions with pre made cities in them, a sort of "starter city". Its been a while since I've played, and now I can't find where to get a few of these regions. With a brief goog [..] View

It's been a while since I've been here. What are/were the big mods and updates to SimCity 2013?

5:13 am, July 1, 2014 I stopped playing a few months after release. What have the major updates done, and are there any good mods that I should check out? submitted by ElagabalusRex [link] [1 comment] View

Where can I find more showcases of modded cities?

5:13 am, July 1, 2014 This sub is great but It's easy to run out of new screenshots to see. I want to see more cities that have bigger maps and udon! submitted by Action_hero_name [link] [4 comments] View

Game wont open

5:13 pm, June 30, 2014 I try to open the game on orgin, and the only thing that pops up is "Sim City" then nothing happens. Any help will be appreciated submitted by Evilindisguise [link] [2 comments] View

"Building Tokyo" presents (EP8) NIHONBASHI: the "center" of Japan (SimCity 2013).

5:13 pm, June 30, 2014 submitted by Yuttho [link] [12 comments] View

Origin Version Mods and Patches

5:13 pm, June 30, 2014 So I had EA activate my disc copy of Simcity 4 Deluxe recently as a Origin Game so in the future when disc drives become rare I could still play it. My question is whether or not I need to patch it li [..] View

Come watch two smaller YouTubers play SimCity!

5:13 am, June 30, 2014 My YouTube friend, TheDrMeowMix, and I are both fairly well known in the Minecraft Theme Park/Disney Server world as owners of McParks, one of the largest 1:1 Theme Park builds in Minecraft. Recently, [..] View

[Mod Suggestion]OmegaCO Shipping Drones

5:13 am, June 30, 2014 These drones will act just like OmegaCO shipping vehicles, but as drones. I've ran into the problem of having my buildings run out of OmegaCO simply because the shipping transport vehicles get stuck i [..] View

My 200th SC4 video, with some major public investments in Prospect Bay

5:13 am, June 30, 2014 submitted by Janbiya [link] [comment] View

Raised Highways?

5:13 pm, June 29, 2014 I've been checking Skye Storm's videos and 60 second tips to find an answer to this question, but haven't had any luck yet. Hoping that one of you can give me a quick answer. How do I make a raised hi [..] View

Can we hold a contest? Details inside!

5:13 am, June 29, 2014 Now that UDON is here, the ways that I make cities have changed drastically. Instead of focusing on density, I focus on efficient road structure. The cities that I make are also starting to function l [..] View

/r/SimCity Is Looking For One Moderator - Thick Skin Required

5:13 pm, June 27, 2014 Moderating has become a full-time ordeal and I am looking to bring one person on board for a 30 day trial as a Moderator. Moderating is usually a thankless volunteer opportunity. Things to consider: D [..] View

Could we discuss SimCity 4?

5:13 pm, June 27, 2014 What do you guys like/dislike about it? I LOVE the big worlds and how the game doesn't hold your hand. I dislike al the problems it has with newer operating settings. But that happens with old games : [..] View

Things are Looking Up

5:13 pm, June 27, 2014

SC4 Noob at regions looking for advice.

5:13 am, June 27, 2014 I'm a fairly adept SC4 player at this point, having little to no problem dealing with a single-city-tile city, but when it comes to working with outside tiles and the region as a whole, I fall flat. I [..] View

Community Question: WHAT THE HECK DO YOU WANT NEXT????

5:13 am, June 27, 2014 Ok .. this may sound kind of stupid but honestly.. What do you want next. We as a community have received information, mods, ideas and done our best to help provide the tools you have requested. We h [..] View

Those poor tourists...

5:13 am, June 27, 2014

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