This game was / is great, especially when combined with the simcity 2000 editor. The editor that comes with SimCity2000, or StreetsOfSimCity gives you freedom to fly in your own custom built city in user mode. The career mode is fun too- you start with a cheap and weak helicopter, but the game continues with you flying missions in a variety of levels: such as putting out fires, stopping criminals, rescuing people ... all while earning money for new about 10 choppers and helpful accessories. Oh!, and of course Blowing stuff up with the secret Apache. ( the apache is a plopable in the SimCity2000 editor ) Nuclear Facilities make great targets ( lol ). One more great game from Maxis.
Introduction: Welcome to SimCity.....or its sky at least. In SimCopter, you control a nameless man who must fly a helicopter through the skys of the city below, and put out fires, help evacuate people from buildings, hel... Read Full Review
Maxis (Will Wright and Electronic Arts) is now well known for their "sims" games that range from simulating virtual life to cities, golf, and most recently (2008) Societies. In the middle of their sophomore releases imm... Read Full Review