What kind of city will you build first?

Avatar image for sanity
#1 Edited by Sanity (2143 posts) -

With the whole specialization thing this game has going on what kind of city will you go for first? I think im going to make a coal or oil drilling city and say fuck the environment. Those sims dont need clean air or a sewage treatment plant, let the sludge run into the rivers! The wonderful thing about simcity is i can send them all back to the stone age if they get lippy and want compensation for lung cancer or some bullshit like that.

Im sorta surprised theirs no option for a Sports City though, that would have been my first choice if it was there, guess they get to live in zero visibility smog instead.

Whats your plans?

Avatar image for zzombie13
#2 Posted by ZZoMBiE13 (447 posts) -

We've seen so much of the gambling options, that will probably be the last one I do as far as Specializations go. I'm thinking Hi-Tech is a good place to start for me.

Avatar image for donpixel
#3 Edited by DonPixel (2830 posts) -

Casino City: whiskey, whores, mafia, neon lights, gambling.. heaven.

Avatar image for sexytoad
#4 Edited by SexyToad (2939 posts) -

Pollution free. I'm will focus my city on having efficient transportation with green power. Plus I'll overtax the poor and give breaks to the rich.

Avatar image for soapy86
#5 Edited by Soapy86 (2738 posts) -

I'm thinking of going industrial like the OP and fucking up the environment as bad as possible to piss off my neighbor cities, but I also have no idea what all the different options are. Does anyone have that information?

Avatar image for morbid_coffee
#6 Edited by Morbid_Coffee (974 posts) -

Guy City

Avatar image for sanity
#7 Posted by Sanity (2143 posts) -

@soapy86: Mining, Drilling, Trading, Electronics, Culture, Gambling, and Education, found that on IGN, not sure if its a complete list but i think so.

Avatar image for daveyo520
#8 Posted by Daveyo520 (7733 posts) -

A casino and high tech city.

Avatar image for rjayb89
#9 Posted by rjayb89 (7811 posts) -

Pussy Town. April O'Neil is there. All three of them.

Avatar image for icicle7x3
#10 Edited by Icicle7x3 (1256 posts) -

A doomed city.

Avatar image for time_lord
#11 Posted by Time_Lord (793 posts) -

Education so I can start on my way to making a Space Center in the Great Works aera.

Avatar image for funkydupe
#12 Edited by Funkydupe (3604 posts) -

A police strategical outpost. I'll rent them out as security mercs to neighboring cities in the region I'm in. Edit: and Yes. That is possible to do in the game.

Avatar image for evo
#13 Posted by EVO (4029 posts) -

A utopia. Lots of curvy roads, parks and shit.

Avatar image for morningstar
#14 Posted by Morningstar (2367 posts) -

An evil one..!

Avatar image for rollingzeppelin
#15 Edited by RollingZeppelin (2429 posts) -

As close to Airstrip One as possible. I'm gonna make it as claustrophobic and industry laden with as much government heavy handedness as possible, without breaking the economy of course.

Avatar image for funkydupe
#17 Posted by Funkydupe (3604 posts) -

@dudy80: Sports city is a Tourist city in this game. You can build Stadiums and such within that specialization.

Avatar image for shadowconqueror
#18 Edited by ShadowConqueror (3413 posts) -

All garbage dumps, all the time.

Avatar image for firepaw
#19 Edited by Firepaw (3041 posts) -

Probably a bad one...

Avatar image for vinlieger
#20 Edited by VinLieger (114 posts) -

Casino city thats rampant with crime

Avatar image for davvyk
#21 Edited by Davvyk (786 posts) -

Education heavy. Big ass brains bring big ass profits

Avatar image for elko84
#22 Edited by elko84 (1342 posts) -

I'm thinking about going with mining and trading.

Avatar image for dalai
#23 Posted by Dalai (7865 posts) -

I'm going to build my city on rock & roll and see what happens.

Avatar image for mandude
#24 Posted by mandude (2797 posts) -

Garbage Island.

This edit will also create new pages on Giant Bomb for:

Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.

Comment and Save

Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Giant Bomb users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll send you an email once approved.