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MrAngryBates

Hi all, a bunch of new pics from my first city.

Day 4:

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Night falls over the city.

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But not everybody seems to sleep, as some kids are still playing on the soccer field and...

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... some students still need a lesson.

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After some problems with air pollution from my dirty industries I decided to give mysterious Dr. Vu and his dark companions

a chance to boost high tech industries.

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They did not fail. As the sun rises over the city...

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... new high-tech factories open all over the place.

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The new Solar power plant helps to reduce air pollution even further...

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... and the skyline looks clear again.

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Finally a shot over the whole city.

As I'm reaching 100k citizens and I don't want to squeeze more sims on this map, my next step will be to start a second specialized city in the region. So stay tuned for the next update.

Cheers, Kai.

MrAngryBates

3rd Day:

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After some investments in city services and education...

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... the big companies are getting in.

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A crowd in front of the City Hall.

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View from above.

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A view of the suburbs across the river...

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... and the small business district there.

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And finally another night shot.

Cheers, Kai.

MrAngryBates

2nd Day (night shots):

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The lights of the city.

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The Department of Education and...

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... some high rises.

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The industrial area, the "motor" of the growing city.

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A view with the river in the background and the suburbs.

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A view from the other side.

Cheers, Kai.

MrAngryBates

2nd Day:

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The city is growing fast!

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Some Sims are still sleeping...

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Major's home with the growing skyline in the background.

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A view from across the river, where a suburban residential area is located.

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Top-down view of a crossing.

Cheers, Kai.

MrAngryBates

1st Day

Hi all,

while waiting another time to get into the game, I decided to do my first CJ ever showing you what I've been done so far (playing since the European release @ 7th of March). I decided to start in a small region to explore the game. So here are some random impressions of my 1st city.

1st day:

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Residential areas in the center of the town. The Town Hall and the Department of Education in the background.

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Another view towards the center.

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Small and medium local business.

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Some traffic around here.

Cheers, Kai.

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