SimCity Cities of Tomorrow Expansion Pack

Speculative Technologies, New Specializations, and Massive MegaTowers Take Gamers’ Cities to the Future

Bring the cities of today into the world of tomorrow. Electronic Arts today announced that the SimCity Cities of Tomorrow* expansion pack is currently in development for Mac and PC and will be arriving November 12. Built upon the foundation of the ultimate city building simulation that has more than 2 million players worldwide, SimCity Cities of Tomorrow gives players the ability to transform their cities as they take them on a journey 50 years into the future. Using new technologies and experimental urban planning techniques, mayors will shape the destinies of their cities, thriving in a utopia of clean technologies, or a dystopia of hyper-commercialism.

scep1_add_academy_1scep1_corporatetower_1scep1_corporatewide_1simcity_cot_finallogorgb_1

“Will the world of tomorrow be a utopia powered by clean energy or an industrial society consumed by mass commercialism?” said Patrick Buechner, General Manager, Maxis Emeryville. “With SimCity Cities of Tomorrow, players can build the future as they imagine it. Transport your Sims on MagLev, power your cities with fusion reactors or tidal wave generators, manufacture a legion of drones to serve your Sims and build massive MegaTowers that dwarf modern skyscrapers. We’re giving you plausible technologies to take your cities onto a journey 50 years into the future. What will you create?”

SimCity Cities of Tomorrow gives players an entirely new way to dream about their city of the future. New regions, new future technology, new city specializations and new transportation methods will transform the way that cities take shape and evolve. Will they create a utopian society underpinned by clean technology under the auspices of the Academy, or encourage giant corporation OmegaCo to strip-mine natural resources and pollute in the name of feeding consumerism? For the first time in the history of the franchise, cities can be built vertically with enormous multi-zone MegaTowers that extend high into the sky and dwarf the rest of the city. Education and research will help players discover new technologies that make their cities less polluted, less reliant on natural resources, managed day-to-day by service drones and fueled by green energy. As the population increases, Sims will live, work, and play closer together. When players have finished deciding whether they want their Sims to live together in harmony, or as members of an exploited workforce, they can rain chaos upon them by unleashing an all-new disaster exclusive to this expansion pack.

The SimCity base game is available now on Mac and PC and developed by Maxis. SimCity is cross-platform compatible, so all players play together across the same servers. Players can play both versions with the same Origin account, allowing them to seamlessly continue their cities, achievements and leaderboard progress across the Mac and PC. Since its launch in March, SimCity has had seven major game updates that have made upgrades to the core simulation and provided game content and features at no additional charge.

SimCity Cities of Tomorrow will be available for Mac and PC and is not yet rated for the ESRB. Pre-orders will begin soon at www.SimCity.com.

Related posts

Tech-Noir Tactics Game All Walls Must Fall Goes Live on Kickstarter

Tech-Noir Tactics Game All Walls Must Fall Goes Live on Kickstarter

Crowdfunding Campaign Seeks to Secure €15,000 Over The Next 28 Days

The Surge battles stronger, faster, tougher in new trailer

The Surge battles stronger, faster, tougher in new trailer

Deck13's upcoming hardcore Action-RPG The Surge today unveils a new CGI trailer, showcasing intense, visceral combat between man and machine.

Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands Available Now

Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands Available Now

Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands, the largest action-adventure open world game ever created by Ubisoft, is now available on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system and Windows PC.

‘Switch – Or Die Trying’ on Steam Today

‘Switch - Or Die Trying’ on Steam Today

Indian game development studio Threye Interactive today announced the launch of their 2D puzzle platformer Switch - Or Die Trying on Steam for Windows and Mac OS X.

Just Dance 2017 Available Now on Nintendo Switch

Just Dance 2017 Available Now on Nintendo Switch

Ubisoft announced that Just Dance 2017 is now available on Nintendo Switch™, the first Ubisoft game released for Nintendo Switch at launch.

Ghost Recon Wildlands Beta Breaks Ubisoft’s Record

Ghost Recon Wildlands Beta Breaks Ubisoft's Record

More than 2 billion minutes were played, and more than 60 percent of players gathered their squad to play the Open Beta in Co-Op.