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Matthew S.    228

or use the multi-city features to build the entire region up -.-'

And on that note

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Am_I_Evil    38

so according to that article its time...how do i get this thing to start downloading?

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Matthew S.    228

good question... I just received an email about sime 3 uni but not simcity 5 yet and origin is acting up...

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Am_I_Evil    38

i got an email saying i should have a ready to download button but i'm not seeing that yet...but origin's also running terribly...but i guess that's to be expected with no pre-loading...ugh...

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Matthew S.    228

Both my Sims games wern't preload-able...

Looks like there serial key gen server is not holding up well...

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BoDEAN    68

Origin sucks!

SLOW NETWORK

We're sorry, your game library could not be loaded. Please try again in a few minutes.

Edit: Got origin to load, but it's not downloading simcity. Says game is unreleased.....................weird

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Am_I_Evil    38

you would think when releasing a game 10 years after the last they would maybe anticipate a little bit of server load....

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Nashy    1,293

Is the UI still hopeless, or it it nice and smooth now?

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MindTrickz    190

You apparently run out of room to build extremely quickly. 6 blocks is NOT a city.

city-overview.jpg

This is a city:

citiesxl2011_3.jpg

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Nashy    1,293

It's a beta....

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-T-    621

It's a beta....

Not any more it's not. Released today

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MindTrickz    190

It's a beta....

Doesn't matter. The size of the map is not being changed due the simulated city also being run on a server you're connected to along with everyone else, this makes for a big problem as making the city sizes bigger quickly multiplies the load on the servers. EA claim it's our computers that can't handle the additional load, this is complete nonsense: reports are that it doesn't even come close to stressing folks PC's so it's either DLC or server side load.

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dwLostCat    983

Was that from the beta? Looks smaller than mine on the final.

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Matthew S.    228

It's finally unlocked for me... but I'm playing on the EU-West-1 server

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Sir Topham Hatt    212

Hmm, time to see if this is really worth it.

Just got back in to Sim City 4 and I can see myself going back if things simply aren't that great... like map sizes. While I don't want to create a megatropolis, I want to get a decent amount of houses, flats, offices and factories all on one bit.

I understand the region thing but you can't build one region full of houses and expect the sims to jump region to work can you?

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joker999    40

I havent play simcity 5 yet, but all those tool/bar same as "The Sims" amiright? O_o

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dwLostCat    983

I do like the dumb humor in this game. One of the businesses is 'Brool Story, Co' and one was 'Discount Viscount' and stuff like that.

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WildWayz    100

Still waiting for my key from Green Man Gaming so I can pre-load it :/

Tomb Raider came out today, so why can't Sim City handle world wide simultaneous release?

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Matthew S.    228

Hmm, time to see if this is really worth it.

Just got back in to Sim City 4 and I can see myself going back if things simply aren't that great... like map sizes. While I don't want to create a megatropolis, I want to get a decent amount of houses, flats, offices and factories all on one bit.

I understand the region thing but you can't build one region full of houses and expect the sims to jump region to work can you?

Actually thats exactaly whats designed to happen... even SC4 they did that...

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