EA Admits SimCity Could Have Run Offline

Maxis chief Lucy Bradshaw comes right out and says it: SimCity could have had an offline mode but it conflicted with the vision the developer had for the game. “So, could we have built a subset offline mode?” she asks. “Yes.” Bradshaw says that EA/Maxis “rejected that idea because it didn …

Waiting for Apple’s iWatch

With Apple’s stock hobbling and questions lingering about its ability to innovate in the post-Steve Jobs era, investors and fans are latching on to hopes that the tech giant’s next big thing will be the iWatch. While little is known of the mythical gad…

EA Admits SimCity Could Have Run Offline

Maxis chief Lucy Bradshaw comes right out and says it: SimCity could have had an offline mode but it conflicted with the vision the developer had for the game. “So, could we have built a subset offline mode?” she asks. “Yes.” Bradshaw says that EA/Maxis “rejected that idea because it didn …