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Score Breakdown Based on 1760 ratings
  1. 10 (138)
  2. 9 (85)
  3. 8 (175)
  4. 7 (261)
  5. 6 (203)
  6. 5 (213)
  7. 4 (149)
  8. 3 (128)
  9. 2 (130)
  10. 1 (278)

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  • User Rating 4.5

    This game needs to improve.

    Rated on April 06, 2008 by Gearsofwar1999

    I liked the idea of game play but the problem is that i don't like the style of product placement and organization. the graphics are nice and the fluid style of sims walking. I liked how you didn't h...

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

    Worst Game Ever? Simthing is very wrong with this release...

    Rated on April 09, 2008 by travular_17

    Prior to the release of this game, anything with the tag SimCity really excited me. Dating back to the old school version all the way up to SimCity4, the game was totally beast. Cities, towns, peopl...

    1 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 3.5

    Destroyed the SimCity Series.

    Rated on April 10, 2008 by thevestboy

    Reviews leading up to its release focused on how cool the cities looked in screen shots. Well, the game ended up exactly that. That is all it is good for, so if you like spending $30 to make desktop...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5

    I paid 99 bucks (in my country = not dollar) for it. It entertained me ... regularly.

    Rated on April 12, 2008 by norton158

    This game is not one you can pen your mouth and say " this is amazing!". It is a very fair game, nearly mediocre, and, besides that, very easy to play, in any of it's difficulties. I am not saying th...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5

    Waste Of Computer Space

    Rated on April 24, 2008 by creepster32000

    Where do i start this game is just total crap......... I mean the city building is there but its the same game just less cool things to detail to my liking. This game looks an feels like it should sti...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Societies is only a Simcity in name...

    Rated on April 25, 2008 by dgsag

    Read full review and score breakdown here:,33,2225,0.html The Simcity series is one of the great franchises that's defined the PC gaming platform. Since the original, i...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    A Great game at heart due for success shattered due to greed EA messing up the game's marketing side and all the bugs

    Rated on May 12, 2008 by iceyintel

    This, truly great game in game play, developed by tilted mill, could have been a hit if it wasn’t for EA’s greediness and rushed beta testing has brought this game to hell. It is just a ...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6

    Start your graphic engines! Oh No! Sim City Societies has just had a sluggish start!

    Rated on May 16, 2008 by SweeneyTodd23

    When EA first announced SCS, I thought it could have being another Expansion Pack for Sim City 4. The Game The concept of this game was challenging and gives you goals to achieve which I liked abo...

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

    I Can't Believe How Great It Really Is!!!

    Rated on May 19, 2008 by Bjazz68

    I think too many gamers have judged this release by the standards of Simcity. I have often read that it has nothing in common with the simcity series. Actually this game stands up against any of the...

    3 out of 11 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 2

    Sim Societies is a huge dissapointment, the game is a lot weaker than its predecessor!

    Rated on May 23, 2008 by bacupccU17

    I was eargly anticpating the release of Sim Societies, despite all the upheaval about Tilted Mill shunting out Maxis. Unlike most others I was prepared to give Tilted Mill a chance!.......... :( ...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.