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Average Player Score Based on 2037 ratings
8.6
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Score Breakdown Based on 2037 ratings
  1. 10 (517)
  2. 9 (997)
  3. 8 (390)
  4. 7 (74)
  5. 6 (17)
  6. 5 (12)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (2)
  9. 2 (3)
  10. 1 (23)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Rating:9.6

    You can't make me stop playing

    I was quite sad when I broke the disk to SimCity 3000, but it turned out to be a very good thing. SimCity 4 is a much better game. It is a very highly addicting game that I have spent countless hours playing. I have h... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about SimCity 4: Deluxe Edition

  • Rating:10

    The Best

    This game is probably the best of the series. I think you can't make better. The game can be complex but it's enough accessible to everyone once you know how to manage properly. You can customize every aspect from the t... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5

    Why, oh why, did you have to stop making games like this, Maxis?

    Want to stay up hours past when you're supposed to go to bed, hopelessly addicted to the best city-building game ever? Are you the type of person that loves to lay out a dream metropolis before you, making the most reali... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    very fun

    this is a very fun game why one you can drive around your city have Mayor, control such as taxes budgets ordinances and zoning and net works transportation and more also you can go on simtropiles.com to get cool mods an... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    A great all around simulation game

    A great all around simulation game. You can start from quite literally the bottom-up, from terraforming countrysides and creating wildlife eco-systems all the way up to building cities, varying from small factory towns t... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Fun!, but if you don't know what you're doing, you're pretty much screwed...

    This game is hard a f**k. I've always played SimCity 3000 (never liked 2000 for some reason) before coming to this one. And oh boy, it's complicated. Yeah, the Deluxe edition, original + Rush Hour. If really begs you to ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Yes Mr. Mayor, the city IS on fire.

    Simcity 4 is the best City Builder of all time. No questions asked. There isn't really much to review. You are the mayor of your own city. Better yet, you are the mayor of multiple cities in a larger region. Thi... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Sim City 4 Deluxe captures everything you wanted to do with a city.

    Sim City 4 Deluxe combines "Sim City 4" with its expansion pack "Rush Hour", it is based around building a city from the ground up with you as mayor and you control everything that happens in your city. From Schools to P... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5

    This game is great from creating mountains and oceans, to deciding where to put an airport. Sim City4 is fun for all.

    Sim City 4 Deluxe Edition is just plain fun. You create mountains valleys, oceans and rivers. Then in this space you create a city by selecting houses, commercial buildings, or industrial buildings. Then you select the s... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    This is the best Sim city game yet!!

    WOW when it came out i was on the waiting list its the perfect city bilding game I have a ciy with 3,000,000 Population cool coolThis will be displayed on the commu nity reviews index, so make it snappy! coo... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    The Better Version Of Sim city Game.

    This is Damonkeyattack With another Game Review for the Game Sim City4 : Deluxe Edition . I Have to Say this Game Really better then Sim city 3000. I have remember playing the Sim City 3000 on my Computer and now i got... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful