City-building

Game genre theme

Involving planning, construction, and management of population centers (cities) and the people involved with them.

240
games
45
platforms

The first video game about City-building was released in 1980.

Maxis, Electronic Arts and Ubisoft has published most of these games

Unlike base building, this includes public transportation, roads, sanitation, electricity generation and distribution, water treatment and distribution, education, health care, police, other emergency services, and usually buildings besides these public services are made only by designating blocks as available for specific types of buildings, usually split to residential, commercial and industrial.
Not to be confused with City Building Series.

Common:
* Public transportation (roads [bus], railways, airways, etc.)
* Logistics
* Energy, water, food, etc. production
* Emergency services (police, firefighters, medical, etc.)
* Cultural services (entertainment, libraries, sports, etc.)
* Education
* Waste management
* Energy distribution
* Water distribution
* Taxation
* Trading

Parent groups

Construction & management simulation, Constructions

Related groups

Activities
Base building
Other
Builders
Game genre
God game

compare with these groups

Platforms

Linux 67
Windows 67
Mac OS X 21
Mac OS Classic 8
MS-DOS 7
X360 5
BeOS 4
Solaris 4
PS4 4
Nintendo DS 4
OS/2 3
SNES 3
BSD 3
Unix 3
Wii 3
Atari ST 2
NEC PC9801 2
Xbox One 2
Amiga 2
C64 1
Archimedes 1
BBC 1
Android 1
FM Towns 1
WinCE 1
iOS 1
Switch 1
Epoc 1
Amstrad CPC 1
NES 1

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