SimCity Social breaks ground on Facebook

There’s a new mayor in town with SimCity™ Social! Electronic Arts Inc. today announced that SimCity, the world-renowned city-building simulator from Maxis that pioneered the genre, is coming to the largest social network in the world. A close collaboration between many talented people at Maxis and Playfish, SimCity Social brings the real city-building simulation to the masses, giving players the freedom to create sprawling cities that come to life as a result of player-driven choice. Launching globally on Facebook soon and currently in closed beta,SimCity Social is introducing groundbreaking innovations that change the landscape for social city-building.