Excerpt: So a Japanese developer is trying to make SimCity, and one of the staff says to another, “Hey, know what would be cool?” “ No, what? ” “How about if we let the player control the city-builder, that way he can walk around the city he’s built?” “ Hmm…that does sound pretty interesting. ” “Yeah, yeah, and then he can help the citizens by talking to every single one of them to see if they have any complaints—every five minutes.” “ Um, that doesn’t really— ” “And, and, and...
Pros: Strawberry waffles or jellybeans?
Cons: Repetitive gameplay, awful city management, horrible…everything else
Excerpt: The Metropolismania franchise could be described as a mix between Sim City and Animal Crossing . In the game, you have to build entire cities and interact with the local residents to establish a happy community. As simple as it sounds though, Metropolismania 2 is in fact quite challenging, but for all the wrong reasons.