Cities: SkylinesCities: Skylines
Great for Beginners
Cities: Skylines is a modern take on the classic city simulation. It introduces new gameplay elements to realize the thrill and hardships of creating and maintaining a real city whilst expanding on some well-established tropes of the city building experience.
A Modern Take on the Classic City Simulation
Cities: Skylines is a modern take on the classic city simulation. The game introduces new game play elements to realize the thrill and hardships of creating and maintaining a real city whilst expanding on some well-established tropes of the city building experience. From the makers of the Cities in Motion franchise, the game boasts a fully realized transport system. It also includes the ability to mod the game to suit your play style as a fine counterbalance to the layered and challenging simulation. You’re only limited by your imagination, so take control and reach for the sky!
Multi-tiered and challenging simulation
Constructing your city from the ground up is easy to learn, but hard to master. Playing as the mayor of your city you’ll be faced with balancing essential requirements such as education, water, electricity, police, fire fighting, healthcare and much more along with your citys real economy system. Citizens within your city react fluidly, with gravitas and with an air of authenticity to a multitude of game play scenarios.
Extensive local traffic simulation
Colossal Orders extensive experience developing the Cities in Motion series is fully utilized in fully fleshed out and well-crafted transport systems.
Districts and Policies
Be more than just an administrator from city hall. Designating parts of your city as a district results in the application of policies which results in you rising to the status of Mayor for your own city.
A Huge Hadron
Epic Player Ratings
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This game isGreat for Beginners
This game isRelaxing
This game isEducational
This game hasQuickly Understood Controls
This game isExtremely Fun
This game isHighly Recommended
- 83%Critics Recommend
- 83Top Critic Average
- StrongOpenCritic Rating
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by Roger Hargreaves
8 / 10
“The true successor to the SimCity legacy, and even though it only restates what was great about the original it still does a better job than the last decade or so of official games.”
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OSMicrosoft Windows XP/Vista/7/8/8.1 (64-bit)
OSMicrosoft Windows 7/8 (64-bit)
Processor Intel Core 2 Duo, 3.0GHz or AMD Athlon 64 X2 6400+, 3.2GHz
ProcessorIntel Core i5-3470, 3.20GHz or AMD FX-6300, 3.5Ghz
Direct XVersion 9.0c
Direct XVersion 11
GraphicsnVIDIA GeForce GTX 260, 512 MB or ATI Radeon HD 5670, 512 MB (Does not support Intel Integrated Graphics Cards)
GraphicsnVIDIA GeForce GTX 660, 2 GB or AMD Radeon HD 7870, 2 GB (Does not support Intel Integrated Graphics Cards)
Requires Epic Games account
- Audio: English
- Text: English, Chinese - Simplified, Korean, French, German, Polish, Portuguese - Brazil, Spanish - Spain, Russian
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