Editor’s Pick EA had a good E3, and Frank Gibeau is one reason why that happened. Here’s our interview with EA’s studio boss.
The co-creator of EA’s new SimCity founded his own startup to go beyond what Will Wright taught him.
Editor’s Pick The spotlight on indie developers has never been brighter thanks to innovative games and interesting creators. We talked to five devs from the San Francisco Bay Area to find out why they decided to take the plunge.
Survey asks players how they would feel about an expansion that adds bigger cities and a classic offline mode.
SimCity’s specialization options are about to expand with amusement park DLC.
The creator of SimCity and The Sims talks about the state of the game industry and the art of game design.
EA is working on a new Sims game for PC and Mac.
Electronic Arts and developer Maxis finally have SimCity running as intended.
SimCity partners with Nissan to advertise the Leaf.
EA denied refunds to upset customers but hopes a free game will restore some good will.
A modder revealed you can continue playing SimCity even when not connected to a server. Maxis responds.
Every company has to ask itself if its actions are good or bad for the gaming community.
Fans continue to pick apart SimCity after its disastrous launch.
You don’t have to log in to see if SimCity will actually work for you anymore.
Game crashes have been reduced by 92 percent.
EA has added servers and offered free games to help appease disgruntled SimCity players.
The Tropico publisher is swooping in to capitalize on EA’s errors.
The publisher is suspending the city-building game’s ad campaigns.
EA slams the door on gamers demanding a refund.
An internal memo from Maxis general manager Lucy Bradshaw reveals some of the developer’s feelings on the launch.
Unhappy gamers take to Photoshop and meme-making to express their displeasure with SimCity.
EA turned off leaderboards, achievements, and the game’s fastest speed setting.
Editor’s Pick If you’re done with SimCity, we have some city-building alternatives that might have what it takes to fulfill your needs.
The game’s always-online infrastructure is collapsing under high demand.
Electronic Arts is patching in an update to improve SimCity’s servers, which are struggling under high demand.
SimCity is back with its best installment in years.
The creator of the original SimCity sits down to talk with the lead designer on the latest SimCity.
The new SimCity will launch for Mac as well as PC in February 2013.
Editor's Pick Mark Pincus, chief executive of social gaming giant Zynga, denied that Zynga copied a rival’s Bingo game on Facebook. Instead, he said in an exclusive interview with VentureBeat that the accuser in this case borrowed from Zynga.