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Old 03-16-2013, 08:18 PM   #81 (permalink)
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SimCity Hack Lets Users Destroy Anyone's Online City Thanks To Always-On DRM

oh boy, this might make me buy the game
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Old 03-16-2013, 08:25 PM   #82 (permalink)
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^Lol.


All this talk about vision, and importance of always online, is as suspected, a big load of BS.

Apparently this whole regional connection and online thing, works pretty much the same as in SimCity4, only tied via poorly written protocols, to poorly setup servers.
SimCity Modder Tells Us Offline Regional Play Easily Done | Rock, Paper, Shotgun
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:23 PM   #83 (permalink)
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Well the free game apology list is out and here is what EA is offering:

Battlefield 3 (Standard Edition)
Bejeweled 3
Dead Space 3 (Standard Edition)
Mass Effect 3 (Standard Edition)
MOHW (Standard Edition)
NFS Most Wanted (Standard Edition)
Plants vs. Zombies
SimCity 4 Deluxe Edition

Not a bad list given that the game is working fine now.
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:58 PM   #84 (permalink)
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well those people who bought simcity for a free game can have battlefield 3 now lol

still, it would have been better if, you know, they didn't **** up in the first place.

i got a free game from sony too, that doesn't mean i trust them now...
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Old 03-18-2013, 07:13 PM   #85 (permalink)
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Electronic Arts Announces Change in Executive Leadership (NASDAQ:EA)

BECAUSE HE DUN GOOFED!
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Old 04-13-2013, 11:22 PM   #86 (permalink)
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A bit late with the share, but the Zero Punctuation review of SimCity is something you should watch.

If you've never watched ZP, it is rude, crude, socially unacceptable, and definitely NSFW. You have been warned.
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