Over 1,000 buildings, more than 60 gigantic maps
Answer the needs of the citizens: employment, housing, recreation, and more
Manage a large-scale economy
Cities XL Platinum offers visuals close to photorealistic quality
Public transportation network: buses, and underground and elevated railways
Build more impressive cities than ever before! Cities XL Platinum offers a huge variety of over 1,000 buildings and constructions (including 50 brand new structures), that you can freely place on more than 60 gigantic maps, offering varied terrain and an incredible level of detail.
Take on the role of virtual mayor and find solutions to the problems faced by modern city planners like energy shortages and public transportation. Answer the growing needs of your citizens and find the perfect balance between various services such as housing, recreation, and employment. Specialize your cities and set up a trade network with neighboring towns to ensure large-scale financial success with an increasingly complex network of cities!
See the big picture! Over 50 new buildings and structures are available for a total of more than 1000 constructions, leading the way for new building and combination options never seen before in a City Builder. Recreate your own fantasy versions of the WorldÕs biggest cities, including New York, Paris, Hong Kong and Rio de Janeiro, each featuring its most famous building and monuments!
In Cities XL Platinum, 62 maps bring many challenges in the heart of incredibly varied and detailed scenery: fractured or rugged landscape, landlocked constructible areas or easy access to natural resources... these challenging conditions and many more await all virtual city-planners!
Thanks to a high end graphic engine, Cities XL Platinum offers visuals close to photorealistic quality. Build a true modern empire, then immerse yourself at the cityÕs core to admire each one of your constructions as if you were actually there. Each map, as well as every environment, has received a special care to provide an immersive and unique production to the game!
Cross the city limits and manage a network of cities on the entire planet! Cities XL Platinum lets you connect every city that you will build in the game. This will give you a chance to specialize some of your cities and to establish business links to share resources and services.
Cities management is complete thanks to a sophisticated transportation system. Choose the type of transportation you want, create bridges and tunnels, and manage a brand new public transportation network, including buses, and underground and elevated railways. Clever management will surely help decongest downtown traffic while lowering pollution levels and increasing the population's satisfaction.
Thanks to an ultra realistic representation of the population, citizens show various types of profiles depending on their education, their expectations and their activities. You will need to take those profiles into account to provide the right services and leisure activities for your citizens. ItÕs also up to you to maintain a pleasant living environment and even attract new citizens.
The tax system will let all virtual mayors, both newbies as well as experienced, adjust the tax level, including individual and local business taxes. In a self sufficient global economy, with fluctuating prices and citizensÕ needs, the tax management system will enable everyone to refine its city administration.
Finally, Cities XL Platinum also means Trophy system. Your progress as mayor includes many various goals to reach regarding your citizens' needs, the buildings and the transportation that you choose and even the resources that you share. With more than 200 Trophies to unlock, you will need all the management skills you have to obtain numerous rewards, such as new constructions!