Sim City (PC, CD-ROM) Interplay Productions - 1997 USA, Canada Release

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Sim City
Product ID 40421-13508
Product UPC 040421135080
Platform(s) PC
Packaging Retail Box
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1997
Publisher(s) Interplay Productions
Category(s) Entertainment, Simulation
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

First you simulated creating your dream city. Now, experience it.

Sim City, the original city simulator stretched the boundaries of entertainment software. Now, one of the best-selling games in the world goes multimedia with Interplay's Sim City Enhanced CD-ROM. A multimedia showcase of video and audio technology. Sim City Enhanced CD-ROM lets you see, hear and feel the action as you design and build the city of your dreams. With full motion video, digitized speech and a talented cast of actors, your cities and the SimCitizens that dwell in them come to life. Do well by your people and they'll give you their hardy thanks. Mess up, and you'll watch as natural disasters, crime and poor planning destroy your creation.

  • See and hear Hollywood actors play the roles of Sim City officials including the Newscaster, Police Chief, Fire Chief and more. Through full-screen "Video Pops," your officials will constantly update you on the city's health and will even warn you if things are headed for disaster.
  • Drop in for a quick "Peek" at the individual lives of your Sim Citizens... you'll get an up-close and personal view of the people who inhabit your evolving metropolis.
  • Intense film footage of natural disasters brings real-life drama to your computer screen.
  • Test your leadership abilities with eight built-in city scenarios.
  • Design unlimited cities from the ground up. Lay roads, build power plants and factories, place zones and guide the development of an entire metropolis.
  • Make decisions that lead cities to prosperity or ruin. You're in charge of the lives, homes, hopes and dreams of your citizens!
  • Experience the realism of 256-color Super VGA graphics.
  • Call upon Audio On-Line Help to receive spoken descriptions of game controls and features.

The multimedia update of the best-selling classic.

  • Live actors.
  • Digitized voice and sound.
  • Full motion video.

Import your previously created cities! Compatible with all Sim City Classic files.

System Requirements

Required CPU 386
Required RAM 2MB
Required CD Speed MPC
Supports Mouse Yes
Supported Audio SoundBlaster
ProAudio Spectrum
Supported Video SVGA 256 Color

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