SimCity Societies Will Be Available As A Free Download On June 12 At

May 30, 2008

SimCity Societies Will Be
Available As A Free Download On June 12 At

A Demo Version of SimCity
Societies With Updated Content and Features Will Be Available As A Free Download
On June 12 At

That demo will show off much of the
new fan requested content and features that have been added to the game over the
last few months through five free game updates. Just some of the features and
content added to Societies include:

  • New strategic modes: Basic,
    Hardcore and Nightmare, each one a more intense challenge to your city
    buildings skills.

  • Three new exotic disasters,
    including UFOs, a giant robot and a massive monster

  • New events and crises, including
    counter-cultural revolutions, general strikes, epidemics and more

  • Easy firefighting controls. Put
    out the flames faster!

  • Improved road placing controls

  • Almost countless UI additions,
    everything more charts and graphs to new auto-execute buttons for special

  • City Policies, giving you the
    power to enact Universal Healthcare, Indoctrination, and other ways to affect,
    or control, your citizens lives

  • Six scenarios ranging from the
    relaxing the intense

  • Dozens of new buildings and
    special Sims

  • More than 100 other additions and

The free downloadable demo will
include the tutorial, a challenging scenario and two major disasters.

Look for it on June 12 at

The SimCity Societies free game
updates are available right now at When you
download update 5, it will include all previous updates.

Upcoming for SimCity Societies after
the demo launch is its first expansion, Destinations, and the massive
compilation, The SimCity Box (which includes Societies, Destinations, SimCity 4,
SimCity 4 Rush Hour, Snap City and Spore Creature Creator Trial Version), due
out on June 23. Check
for more info.