Remember when SimCity ABSOLUTELY HAD to be online? Not any more – fancy that!
Gamers will soon be able to play Maxis’s SimCity offline – despite the company’s earlier insistence that the game absolutely had to be connected to the internet to work.
The turnaround was announced by Maxis studio manager Patrick Buechner in a blogpost on Sunday. He said Update 10 for the latest installment of the long-running urban modeling game series will include an exciting feature known as “Offline Play.” This revolutionary technology lets a game work without a connection to the cloud!