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Score Breakdown Based on 6709 ratings
  1. 10 (1182)
  2. 9 (3010)
  3. 8 (1872)
  4. 7 (373)
  5. 6 (98)
  6. 5 (53)
  7. 4 (24)
  8. 3 (12)
  9. 2 (9)
  10. 1 (77)

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  • User Rating 8.5

    A great addition to a great series!

    Rated on March 30, 2008 by DrewTheSchu

    Sim City 4 is similar to its predecessors, but it offers a number of interesting new features. One of the biggest changes to the game play of Sim City 4 is evident from the start. Immediately as you b...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Sim City 4 was better then Sim city 3000 but it was missing some parts that made this series great, still IT Rocked!

    Rated on April 01, 2008 by colinisawesome

    Wile Sim City 3000 Focused on a certain area and you would build up that area until you reached maximum occupancy and then you get the self satisfaction of "winning". Sim City 4 had that bu...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Its awesome because its very similar to the real life

    Rated on August 31, 2009 by G-Sampetas

    When people told me about this game I tought ... it´s a sims game so it isnt very good but when I first played it I was this game we can do almost everything, We can be God and change ever...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    with puzzles around every corner, this game its justfiably one the best simulation games to date.

    Rated on April 10, 2008 by wacko342

    By the time i am typing this the graphics are out of date, quite pixelated, and another game has already came out to wipe out this prequal. this game, developed by EA, is a wonderful game. its diffic...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    SimCity 4 is a complex, challenging game, with plenty of things to explore - and a big but enjoyable learning curve.

    Rated on April 13, 2008 by dada222

    SimCity 4 is definitely an unusual game. All the SimCity games are ; there's no actual goal. What you have to do is to develop a town or city, that is economically strong and has its citizens happy. ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    Rated on March 18, 2004 by Rocuba

    The SimCity games have always been great. This new part to the series is no exception. The overall gameplay is much like the others in the series except with further detail and more power over the...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Fun game, kinda like Civilization.

    Rated on September 02, 2009 by InnerScribe

    Hi I am InnerScribe, reviewing Sim City 4 made by Electronic Arts. It's a really fun game, it reminds me of Civilization. Except this one had some worse and better features then Civilization. You can ...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    If you never want to be in politics but want to control a city? Here's your chance!

    Rated on May 17, 2007 by RKOM

    SimCity 4 is a masterpiece, not just as a Sims game, but also the game's features. I mean, who wouldn't want to create their own city? SC4 has alot to do with strategy, like where to put things and...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Rated on May 06, 2004 by -HighStakes-

    If you liked Simcity 3000, then you will love SC4. Before mentioning the good stuff, let me warn you that you will be needing a really powerful PC just to play this game. There are patches to downlo...

    2 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.6

    Not as good as it could have been...

    Rated on December 18, 2004 by JKimbley

    Simcity 4 is still the best SimCity game made so far with far improved graphics, and more detail. More features such as being able to control more regions. The AI is still great the only problem with ...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.