Questions tagged [simcity-3000]

Released in 1999 and built by Maxis, SimCity 3000 (SC3K) is a city building simulation PC game, and the third major installment in the SimCity series.

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Do all versions of SimCity 3000 have the same advisors?

I understand some European releases of the game at least replaced the safety advisor and the Health/Education advisor (upon some research seemingly to get a more representative ethnic distribution?) ...
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Why do my neighbour deals keep ending prematurely?

There is this strange bug (or so I assume) in Sim City 3000 where my neighbour deals are messed up. What happens is, I make a deal of selling power to a neighbour town, and immediately this deal gets ...
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Does placing Civic buildings further away increase traffic?

I know that placing utilities (water, power plants etc) further away from the general city is not only a valid tactic - it's generally encouraged, because who wants to live next to a coal power plant? ...
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Pollution Control in City of 1900?

I've started a new city in Sim City 3000, selected the starting date as 1900. Now, I created industrial zones and pollution is rising. However Environmental Ordinances or anything like that have not ...
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What are the similarities and differences between Sim City 3000 and CityVille?

I have read about and looked into CityVille. How does it compare to Sim City 3000? My guess is that it's more social (since SimCity was 0% social), but probably a bit watered-down as well, since they'...