SimCity DS brings all the excitement of building and managing your own
city into the palm of your hands.
• It’s Your City – Take charge of one of eight fictional cities or build
your own, exactly the way you want. Varied townscapes, beautiful
international landmarks and entertaining characters create a truly
individual flavor for each location.
• Stay in Control –Enjoy city management made simple, with user-friendly
designs and intuitive control. View your city in the top screen as it
grows and develops, then get to work with the Nintendo DS stylus and
• Help is at Hand –Even the most gifted Mayor needs a little guidance
sometimes. Luckily your trusty Advisors are on hand to instruct and
advise, as you learn the basics. No matter what events or problems
unfold, you can count on them for tips and training throughout, all
mixed with a little humor.
• Do it Your Way – Choose from two gameplay styles to customize your
SimCity DS experience. Select objective based gameplay to tackle tricky
challenges, or opt for more open-ended fun, enjoying the everyday ups
and downs of being a city boss.
• Save Our City! – Jump to the rescue to protect your town from
disaster. From blowing out fires with the microphone to fighting off
monster attacks with the Nintendo DS stylus, it’s up to you to defend
your citizens when calamity strikes. Can you be the hero of the hour?
• Only in SimCity DS – Exclusive features take the fun even further with
ingenious gameplay innovations. Use DS wireless communications to swap
letters with fellow Mayors and unlock international landmarks, and sign
your latest decree with a flourish using the Nintendo DS stylus.
From the highly intuitive city-building experience of using the stylus
on the touch screen like a drawing board to exciting mini-games
occurring every few minutes, the game is perfectly suited for gameplay
For those players who are new to the franchise, the newly introduced
advisor characters will guide them throughout the game, offering helpful
tips on how to keep citizens happy or manage tax rates, while
entertaining players along the way.
The game is also open-ended enough for the hardcore fans of the
franchise to test their creativity, freely building unique cities with