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SimCity for PS3?

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Hi all... does anyone know if there's such a thing as a SimCity for Playstation 3? Me, I know nothing about video games... I just want to get my nephew this for Christmas.

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    Shawn
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Rob G earned 500 total points
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No, SimCity is PC only.. It always has been.. The Sims is available on console.
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oh okay, thanks Rob. What is "console"?

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   Shawn
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Shawn,
Console is Play Station, or Xbox, or Nintendo, really any specific computer dedicated to just playing games is a Console, typically something that you connect to your TV vs a Monitor.

Play station 3 games are specific to Play Station 3 where as you could buy a windows PC game for any brand.. Like dell, hp, IBM, or just a homegrown machine.

Your best bet for finding Play Station specific games is using either this site:
http://www.gamestop.com/

Or physically going to one of there locations:
http://www.gamestop.com/browse/storesearch.aspx

If you are interested in a game that requires you to think, develop, or design, i would suggest getting the console version of Minecraft..

Which can be found here:
http://www.gamestop.com/ps3/games/minecraft-playstation-3-edition/114672
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Gotcha, thanks Rob!
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No worries..
If you need anything else feel free to drop me a line..
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