SimCity CD Key has been termed to be a console and computer based open ended city building video game series. Will Wright is its original designer and Maxis, its publisher. It was in 1989 that the game got first published as ‘SimCity’. Variety of editions have been released and sold across the globe. Its success is what has sparked releasing the other versions, which includes ‘The Sims’ that is stated to be among the best selling of all computer games to be developed. In this game, the player has the task to create a city and develop it and ensure maintaining its citizens’ happiness.

The development zones of the player are to be defined, with each one having specific development limits. However, the player does not control the zone development not directly, but only when specific conditions get met, like adequate transport links, power supply, acceptable tax level. The game mechanics are set on the 20th Century California development and was created in Orinda, California. The player in the game is said to act that of a mayor and is provided with a blank map. His responsibility is to have the city expanded within the given budget. It is largely a single player game.

Game Information

Release Date
5th March 2013
Electronic Arts
Total Rating
Content Rated
E10+ (Everyone 10+)
Game Modes
Single player, Multiplayer
Player Perspectives
Bird view
Simulator, Strategy
Business, Sandbox
PC (Microsoft Windows), Mac