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Hey anyone making a roller coaster tycoon game?

11-29-2009, 02:40 PM
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Hey anyone making a roller coaster tycoon game?

I've been playing it non stop on my PC lately and I was thinking that it'd be great if it was brought into the app store. Anyone know if any game like this is coming out?
11-29-2009, 02:43 PM
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Karnival is one of the best carnival tycoon games, though as for roller coasters, there isn't much out there.

11-29-2009, 03:19 PM
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I have wanted one ever since I got my iPhone. It would be doable, profitable, and enjoyable, but for some reason it has yet to be done. Oh well, I guess I will keep waiting.

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11-29-2009, 03:29 PM
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It probably hasn't been done because it needs too much memory and would have to be scaled down a lot. It would need a lot of work by a big company like sim city 4. A big team would be needed to work on it for a while.

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11-29-2009, 03:31 PM
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Seriously, a Roller Coaster Tycoon style game would rake the money in! However, it'd take a lot of developing to get it as good as the PC version.

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11-29-2009, 03:37 PM
Karnival is pretty fun but towards the end, you'd realize that you're just playing endlessly to unlock items etc. There is no proper quest to guide/help you progress or even to set a goal of playing.
11-29-2009, 04:00 PM
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Well simcity is on the iPod so I'd assume roller coaster tycoon wouldn't be that hard.