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Maxis, EA Offer SimCity Players A Free Game For Their Woes
2013-03-09 17:41:47

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The opening line on EA´s SimCity site says “Build the city of your dreams.” However, when the game officially launched on March 5, the dream quickly subsided and was replaced with one massive nightmare. This nightmare came in the form of countless angry customers who were outraged because of constantly crashing servers while trying to either download or play their game. EA, a company perhaps best known for...

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