Visit our Business Solutions website >>

SimCity DS

SimCity DS
alaScore 81

8 reviews

Sep, 2019

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews of SimCity DS. The average rating for this product is 2.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Game Consoles for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the portability. Many are less positive about the reliability and design.


design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Game Consoles the SimCity DS is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 8 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 6 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews


Below is a list of reviews for this or similar products. If you think this grouping is wrong please click here to flag.
Read more on our FAQ’s page.
Showing 1 - 6 of 6 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (2)

Expert review by : Stuart Andrews (

SimCity DS


Build a city on your way into one.

And in some respects this is a very sensible conversion. The developers have placed the main city view – similar to the isometric 3D view from SimCity 2000 – on the top screen. The bottom screen, meanwhile, switches between a map view, a grid-style...

Feb, 2011

Consumer review (



Plain rubbish - avoid the tempatation that i was unfortunately conned by and buy Animal Crossing: Wild World instead because this is, well... Boring, rubbish and uninteresting!

Aug, 2008

Consumer review (



just a really boring game nothing less nothing more kept me entertained for like an hour

Mar, 2008

Consumer review (

Not a good game.


Poorly designed & poor gameplay. Was bored with this after 30 minutes. After playing the PC game years ago I thought this would be just as good. What a let down.

Feb, 2008

Consumer review (

Nice try but would like to see more effort


I first played this game on the SNES probably 15[ish] years ago and I remember being totally hooked. Spending HOURS designing the perfect city in blocks of 9 with room for roads rail and trees/parks/water in between to combat pollution....

Jul, 2007

Consumer review (



This game (despite the previous poor review) is, in my opinion, brilliant! There's so much to do! I got this the day it came out and i've been addicted ever since! Finally! a cure for long distance car journeys!!! Get it!

Jun, 2007

Price comparison for SimCity DS

No prices for this product