A few weeks ago I created Template:Factorybox to mimic the in-game interface for SimCity BuildIt. I spent more time on it than most templates I've made in the past, but I think the end result is pretty satisfying. What I enjoy the most about using templates that look like images is that it's visually more appealing (and familiar if it looks like game interface), the text is searchable, and it's really easy to auto-generate categories based on input. The latter can be very helpful in wiki organization, though I didn't feel it was necessary on the Factorybox template.
So this is just a walkthrough, maybe some tips I've learned over the past few months working with wiki templates, etc. I'm not a programmer, I have a pretty basic understanding …Read more >
Some of you may have noticed that items no longer stack to x10 in the Trade Depot, or that the Advertise time has increased from 3hrs to 12hrs, and the time to re-advertise has been decreased to 3mins. Interestingly, I couldn't find information about this change on any official EA/SimCity BuildIt channels, but I did find this mini-update posted on Reddit/SCBuildIt.
"The largest bundle of items that can fit in one Trade Depot slot has been reduced, as players have been frustrated when only needing a few of certain items; they’ve accidentally spent more Simoleons on a bigger bundle than they intended to; or the purchase has failed if they didn’t have enough space in their City Storage.Read more >
For those who haven't yet noticed, there's a Black Friday sale going on until December 2nd. Enjoy!
Black Friday Sales
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New update for SimCity BuildIt - v1.7.7 (Oct. 20, 2015) has five Halloween themed parks for a limited time.
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