A picture of a "starter" city in SimCity 4.
In SimCity, the player is given the task of founding a city, while maintaining the happiness of the citizens and keeping a stable budget. In SimCity 2000, SimCity 3000 and SimCity 4,the player must lay down zones, each having a specific kind of building that will be built there. The residential zones, provide housing for Sims; the commercial zones, provide shops and offices; and the industrial zones, provide factories, laboratories and farms.
simcity 4 starter city