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Opinion: SimCity on NES Was a Lost Opportunity

Opinion: SimCity on NES Was a Lost Opportunity

The unfinished game, laden with bugs and scripting issues, became a long sought-after item to which the Video Game History Foundation calls “The Holy Grail” among collectors The only video footage of the game in action then was on a show called Video Power.https://youtu.be/2GSqc4mjh2oWhen comparing the two versions of the game, the similarities were uncanny[...]

Someone Unearthed the Long Lost NES Port of SimCity

Someone Unearthed the Long Lost NES Port of SimCity

One of them was purchased by Frank Cifaldi, founder of The Video Game History Foundation, who did some digging.Turns out that SimCity designer Will Wright was collaborating on the project with Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto, developing a port for both consoles But as time passed and the SNES was the future, the NES version quietly got canceled, even[...]