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Check your inboxes, folks: It seems that Maxis may well want to know your thoughts on SimCity. A survey doing the rounds is asking all sorts of questions, touching on topics like terrain editing, leaderboards, an online content-sharing system, potential expansion packs and - wait for it - offline mode.
Yep. The defiantly online-only game seems to be assessing gamers opinions on whether or not offline would be a worthy addition to the city builder, potentially through a new "Classic" gameplay mode:
In offline or online mode, play a single fully functioning city using cheats and unlocks that allow you to create your perfect city.