… we get to see the Simcity cock up without having lost any money in the process – every cloud does have a silver lining!
176 reviews with an average of 1 star. You’ve truly surpassed yourselves this time EA. Didn’t you have a similar problem with Fifa 13? It was on Watchdog twice and you tried to blame it on gamers’ routers? At least this time you’ve thrown your hands up and admitted it’s your fault.
This always online thing is so disappointing. Simcity is a sandbox single player game. Why does it have to be online? For multiplayer sure but no need for single player. Stop worrying about piracy so much EA. If your games are good enough most people will still be happy to pay for them. It’s tempting to download your games from torrent sites just to see if they actually work, the amount of crap you produce.
Nope, I’ll be avoiding Simcity until they patch it so you don’t need a connection to play. Which I should imagine will be never. Gutted.
Edit – my favourite online article about this crap. Sums it up in a nutshell: