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    Sim City

    Can't wait. I played the hell out of those sim city games.

    It's Official: SimCity Returns to the PC in 2013



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    Re: Sim City

    I dont remember what version it was, but I loved the one that was teamed up with SimStreets and you could drive through your town.



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    Re: Sim City

    Sim Farm please :)



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    Re: Sim City

    Omg, cannot wait for this.



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    Re: Sim City

    Quote Originally Posted by cycfan1 View Post
    Sim Farm please :)
    Yes please!



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    Re: Sim City

    Quote Originally Posted by Agclone91 View Post
    Yes please!
    Can't find a computer that will play the 5 inch floppy of the current version I have.



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    Re: Sim City

    Quote Originally Posted by cycfan1 View Post
    Sim Farm please :)
    Still have it and play on occasion.

    A remake would be awesome.





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    Re: Sim City

    Quote Originally Posted by cycfan1 View Post
    Sim Farm please :)
    This needs to happen for Android.

    There is a SimCity for Android, which helps pass the time on the airplane. Not a bad game. I did forget how to put out fires, so my town burned down after I built an incinerator for all my trash though.



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    Re: Sim City

    Quote Originally Posted by cycfan1 View Post
    Can't find a computer that will play the 5 inch floppy of the current version I have.
    I have it on CD but it won't play on anything newer than XP. For some reason when I try to use XP compatibility mode it still wont work.



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    Re: Sim City

    Quote Originally Posted by Agclone91 View Post
    I have it on CD but it won't play on anything newer than XP. For some reason when I try to use XP compatibility mode it still wont work.
    DosBox is what you need. 16-bit programs do not run on Vista/7 because they are not DOS based. Also a good security feature.





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    Re: Sim City

    Quote Originally Posted by cycfan1 View Post
    Can't find a computer that will play the 5 inch floppy of the current version I have.
    I hate when my 5 inch floppy is unable to get play too!



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    Re: Sim City

    Quote Originally Posted by Agclone91 View Post
    I have it on CD but it won't play on anything newer than XP. For some reason when I try to use XP compatibility mode it still wont work.
    Would some type of DOS emulator work? I don't have a copy anymore, but would love to play if it works!



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    Re: Sim City

    I'd love a new SimFarm, still gets some play from me when I visit her on her Windows 95 machine.

    Preferably one where Oranges didn't grow in any climate and always were the most valuable crop!



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    Re: Sim City

    I played the **** out of SimCity and SimFarm. And then I got SimCity 2000 and SimCopter. I think I was one of the 25 people who ever bought SimCopter. The graphics were bad, but I could fly around in my cities.



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    Re: Sim City

    When are we going to get SimTower 2?



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