SimCity (2013) is barely out the door, but we've cobbled together a few pointers to help players hit the ground running. This is especially useful for those that might be new to the franchise, but hopefully a little will be useful to those more experienced as well.
- Start with Low Density Dirt Roads. These are the cheapest and smallest of the roads. Given the tiny initial population of any city, it makes little sense to plop down anything much more expensive.
- Once the city's population rises, there will be a higher residential demand. To conserve some space, mayors can then upgrade their existing roads, which in turn will passively upgrade the sim homes to things like apartments.
- For roads to power plants and other out-of-the-way faciliti…
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