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Cities: Skylines Alternatives

Cities: Skylines is described as 'modern take on the classic city simulation. The game introduces new game play elements to realize the thrill and hardships of creating and maintaining a real city whilst expanding on some well-established tropes of the city building experience' and is a city building game in the games category. There are more than 10 games similar to Cities: Skylines for a variety of platforms, including Windows, iPhone, Android, iPad and Android Tablet. The best alternative is SimCity. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Megapolis or SimCity BuildIt. Other Cities: Skylines like games are Micropolis, Cities In Motion (series), Citybound and Deep Sea Tycoon.

Cities: Skylines alternatives are mainly City Building Games but may also be Sandbox Games or RTS Games. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Cities: Skylines.
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Cities: Skylines is a modern take on the classic city simulation. The game introduces new game play elements to realize the...

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  1. SimCity icon

    SimCity (Series)

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    • ReactOS
    30 alternatives to SimCity 

    SimCity is a series of city-building simulation games, where you are given the task of founding and developing a city, while maintaining the happiness of the citizens and keeping a stable budget.

    Represent entire series of SimCity games.
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    1.  Single playerSimCity has one or more single player game modes.
    2.  Player vs PlayerYou can compete against other real players in SimCity.
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    Most users think SimCity is a great alternative to Cities: Skylines.
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    Megapolis

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    • Amazon Appstore
    18 alternatives to Megapolis 

    The #1 citybuilder game in more than 20 countries with over 10M downloads! One million play every day!

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    Almost everyone thinks Megapolis is a great alternative to Cities: Skylines.


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    SimCity BuildIt

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    28 alternatives to SimCity BuildIt 

    Build, craft, and control! SimCity BuildIt is an all-new SimCity game designed just for mobile.

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    Some users think SimCity BuildIt is a great alternative to Cities: Skylines, some don't.
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    Micropolis

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    34 alternatives to Micropolis 

    Micropolis is a open city-building simulator game and is based on the original source code of SimCity , which was donated to the One Laptop per Child (OLPC) project by Electronic Arts as free and open source software under the terms of the...

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    The online version and theFacebook app are unavailable. The source code and the Java version are available from Google Code.

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    Cities In Motion (series) (Series)

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    • Steam
    20 alternatives to Cities In Motion (series) 

    Cities in Motion (CIM) is a city-based mass transportation simulator for the PC. Players operate their own transportation company, building a public network with a variety of vehicle types, including buses, trams, and subway trains.

    Represent entire series of Cities In Motion (series) games.
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    The series Cities in Motion is no longer developed, but it can be still downloaded from Paradox Store. Its successor is Cities: Skylines icon Cities: Skylines

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    Citybound

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    31 alternatives to Citybound 

    Citybound is a city building game with a focus on realism, collaborative planning and simulation of microscopic details.

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    1.  MultiplayerCitybound offers a game mode for more than one player.
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    Deep Sea Tycoon (Series)

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    27 alternatives to Deep Sea Tycoon 

    Deep Sea Tycoon is a 2003 video game developed by Anarchy Enterprises and published by Unique Entertainment. This game involves you building an underwater city in 3D. It has a sequel, Deep Sea Tycoon 2, developed by Pixel after Pixel.

    Represent entire series of Deep Sea Tycoon games.
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    Discontinued

    The game's page is no longer available at the official website. It is however available via Archive.org: https://web.archive.org/web/20140207232644/http://www.anarchyent.com/deepseatycoon/index.asp

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    CSM - Cities: Skylines Multiplayer

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    21 alternatives to CSM - Cities: Skylines Multiplayer 

    CSM is a multiplayer mod for Cities: Skylines. This mod aims to provide a simple client-server experience where users can play and build together in a single game. Initially, resources such as money, costs demand will be synced between clients.

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    1.  MultiplayerCSM - Cities: Skylines Multiplayer offers a game mode for more than one player.
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    GoCity

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    11 alternatives to GoCity 

    GoCity is a groundbreaking new location-based game that lets you build your own city on the map. You can buy real-world roads and grow your city along them. Explore the game world and expand your city to new areas by moving around in the real world.

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    Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow

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    23 alternatives to Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow 

    The next epic Futurama adventure has finally arrived! Play with all your favorite characters, build your own New New York, combat against alien species and explore unfamiliar planets on a mission to save the universe!

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