SimCity offline mode now avaliable
After many months of hinting, promises, and—apparently—a substantial amount of work, the offline version of SimCity is now avaliable.
In an update posted to the EA forums, a Maxis developer writes that the latest patch is almost entirely focused on bringing the world of SimCity offline.
Update 10 adds the new single-player mode, which includes the same region-sharing multiple cities as the online mode. Players can choose to specialize cities to produce certain resources and cooperate with other cities in the region—the key difference being that the player is personally responsible for all of those cities. Regions and cities will be saved locally, and there is no limit on the number of saves