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iPhone: Will SimCity ever be fixed?

01-17-2009, 06:54 AM
Joined: Jan 2009
Posts: 8
Will SimCity ever be fixed?

Does anyone know if SimCity will be fixed? I'm talking about the transportation issue, where mass transit doesn't work. It is a really frustrating issue, as the sims will complain about no transport, and just move out. This repeats in cycles, and it is impossible to maintain a good city.

I also suspect the roads aren't working correctly, because if I use the traffic overlay, it's all green, even though I have 45 000 inhabitants. Just search in the Sim City help thread for transportation and you will see more examples.

If this had been a PC game, it would have been fixed already I'm sure. Atm, it's the worst $10 I've spent in the App Store, when it easily could have been the best
01-17-2009, 07:00 AM
Joined: Sep 2008
Location: Earth
Posts: 5,252
Well Craig has said on Twitted that an update adressing th main issues should be out soon. No date though.


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01-23-2009, 03:37 PM
As soon as (or if) SimCity starts getting consistently good reviews for working correctly, I'll buy it. I wonder how many people are waiting for the fixes before purchasing, and how many took a leap of faith based on EA's reputation?
01-23-2009, 03:39 PM
Joined: Jul 2008
Location: Boston
Posts: 1,268
i splurged and bought it, kinda wished i waited...dont play it much
01-23-2009, 03:44 PM
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Location: Door County
Posts: 309
Needs update soon

I unfortunately jumped at this the first day it came out and haven't played it since. It could be a good game, but needs to be tweaked.
01-23-2009, 03:47 PM
Joined: Dec 2008
Location: Central FL
Posts: 210
I also have been letting it sit on my phone as it isn't too fun to use just yet. I am highly hopeful for an update shortly.
01-23-2009, 03:47 PM
Joined: Oct 2008
Location: MD, USA
Posts: 1,549
I bought it too the day it came out.. many good times, just by now they should have released an update..

I'd say hold off and wait for a price decrease or the update if you're still on the fence

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01-23-2009, 03:52 PM
Joined: Jan 2009
Location: NYC
Posts: 902
I also bought it as soon as it was released. Unfortunately, played it only about 2hours total. I still think the game, even at this point with its several issues, is still worth $9.99 - but only for Sim fans who are sure they have time to put into it.