What Gamespot Users have to say about SimCity (1991)
I first played SimCity on the SNES and ever since then I've always wanted to play it again. So now that I have got a Nintendo Wii I can play it for hours and hours. I find it very difficult to find anything wrong with it... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Don't you miss the old days when games just had that simplicity you don't find in any games these days? I mean honestly. Games are all about 40 different buttons to do 3,000 different things each just to maybe do one sim... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
I remember first playing this game over ten years ago, I didn't get the appeal, but I recently picked up a copy at an old Half-price store for $4, and I found myself playing for hours at a time. By today's gaming stan... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Still has some of the charm I remembered, but doesn't hold up well enough to compete with other recent games.
I loved this game back in the day - I'd been reading for a while about Sim City on the PC, and was really anxious to try it. This version, with it's simplistic (relatively) inputs and Nintendo themed rewards (Mario Statu... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Sim City (SNES) accomplishes its goal by sticking to a simple and straightforward style of play. The results are hours of induced game time spent crafting dense cities with aesthetic sensibilities. If you're a first ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
This a great game. Sim City was always intended for personal computers, but it works surprisingly well on nintendo's 16-bit gamesmachine. As you probably know, the goal is to build a prosperous city. The game has three m... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
1991 proved a fruitful year for many things including the introduction of a cute little powerhouse of game system that was the SNES. Super Mario World (being the flagship title that it was) may have ruled the roost as fa... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
The SNES version of SimCity arrives on Wii's Virtual Console and reminds us why the series are so successful
In the past Electronic Arts turned their back on Nintendo by not supporting their GCN and GBA/DS consoles like they did with the PS2 and XBX, however they appear to love Nintendo's new console as they have a wide lineup ... Read Full Review8 of 11 users found the following review helpful
If there was one game that seriously impacted me as a small kid, it was this one. I can recall going to game rental places and picking out this game every single time. When it came to drawing time in school, I would buil... Read Full Review3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
One of the earliest games for the SNES, this version of SimCity holds up well against its PC counterparts.
In the earliest days of the SNES, there were a number of impressive, exciting, and original titles, but one of the real standouts had already made its mark on the PC community. The SNES version of SimCity brought the sa... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful