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      Got the wrong discs? Or didn't receive them in the mail?   06/20/2018

      For those who opted for physical discs -- if you donated between April - June and you received the WRONG discs or NO discs in the mail, please email stexcd@simtropolis.com and include your donation info such as Paypal transaction ID and we will get this rectified!
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Preview X: A new city!

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*blows off dust again*

Lets take a look at a whole new developing urban center that I've been working on now that I have a new PC that runs SC4 lightning-fast.

NOTE: Some chat regulars have probably already seen these.

Overview of the Hawthorne Creek CBD so far:


Main features include the High-Speed Rail Terminal and surrounding commercial development, the Westbank and Downtown Expressways, and the magnificent bridges.

Random pretty houses off the Downtown Expy:


Growing suburban development near a brand-new Diverging Diamond Interchange:


And how about a shot of the HSR cable-stayed bridge?:


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I am quite jealous of that diverging diamond interchange! I love the RSS feeds, its like they instantly put a stop to the month-long wait you put on us!

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Wow, haven't been here in a while... great stuff... interesting 'diverging diamond' intersection. I've never seen such an intersection in real-life, but it's definitely plausible. Is there traffic control for the avenue so that the two parallel directions don't crash into each other?


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 Well look who's gettin all of the replies. :P

Your work keeps turning out to be great Connor. The cities may look unfinished all around, but they are still works of art to look at.

LOVIN' that HSR Bridge. :D

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Thanks guys!

Evillions: Why yes, actually I do. I am a member of the NAM Team.

Vince: Yes, "the stuff" is excellent to play with! ]:)

Dan: Diverging Diamonds are a relatively recent concept, at least in the U.S., and only one has been built so far, on I-44 in Springfield, MO. And yes, there should be traffic control devices, yes, they just haven't been t21'd. ;)
Edjumacate y'rself here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diverging_diamond

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