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SimCity E3 trailer and screens show off tilt-shifted simulation, a purple monster


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This is another good display of the tilt-shift blurring, and a warning: angry Sims will hold colorful signs at you. This is especially true if you let them expand their minds with higher education. There's a dichotomy to everything in SimCity: industry creates pollution, casinos attract crime, and ignorance is bliss. Of course, it didn't appear quite that cut and dry during the demonstration. Poisoned water supplies rarely make anyone very happy.

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