simcity buildit cheats

SimCity BuildIt Cheats & Strategy Guide: 5 Tips to Keep Your Citizens Happy

Are you ready to play SimCity BuildIt? Originally a Maxis title but now a property of Electronic Arts, this game is EA’s popular mobile version of SimCity for Android and iOS devices. Just like you would in the PC version, you’ll be acting as the mayor of your own city, building it up from the ground up and attracting citizens. You get to unlock more stunning 3D buildings over time, and even historical structures like Big Ben and the Arc de Triomphe. Of course, you’ll be dealing with more problems as your population grows and your citizens have more and more concerns. So how do you keep your citizens happy? Check out our SimCity BuildIt cheats and strategy guide and we’ll tell you everything you need to know.

1. Check The Happiness Counter

The happiness counter can be found on the left side of your display – a green smiley face means your population is happy and content, while a 100 percent reading on your counter means that your people think that you’re the bee’s knees, and a simply awesome mayor. Now if the happy face isn’t green, that means you’ve got problems.

2. Citizens Are Like Real People

Your population is not unlike that of a real-life city. That means they crave for the basic needs – clean water, electricity, and low crime rates. To this end, you need to have fire stations and police stations. Listen to what your Sims are saying as well. If someone tells you they’re preparing to join a gang, then maybe you need a police station. And if there’s heavy traffic in your city, they’ll tell you that you need to create better roads. Likewise, your Sims won’t like it if there’s a lot of pollution, or if there aren’t enough ways to keep them amused and entertained.

3. What Your Sims Want…And Don’t Want

Above, we told you about police and fire stations. But your citizens need more than that. They’ll be glad to have some hospitals to treat their sick and wounded, and as we mentioned above, electricity and clean water are paramount. But they don’t want raw sewage, because anyone wouldn’t want to be in a city where the streets reek of rotten eggs and assorted garbage. Polluted water, of course, is a no-no in your city.

4. Rome Wasn’t Built In A Day, So Save Your Cash

Some may be tempted to spend their Simoleons, i.e. cash, the moment they get their hands on some. But patience is key in SimCity BuildIt. As we said in this tip, Rome wasn’t built in a day – take your time and don’t rush through things. Oftentimes, the best thing to do is to spend your money wisely and do your best to save. This will be true especially in the early goings when you don’t have a large population and your tax rate isn’t too high.

5. Happy People Pay More Taxes, But Don’t Overdo It

Everybody has to pay their taxes, and it’s not necessarily a pleasant thing to do in the real world, no matter how content you are. In SimCity BuildIt, happier citizens will pay higher taxes, but you should always keep a balance between their happiness and the percentage of taxation you set in your city.

Fore more tips and strategies on SimCity BuildIt, we suggest you to read our separate guide on how to build the best city, as well as our article on how to get more simoleons in the game.

Add A Comment

knights fight medieval arena guide
Knights Fight: Medieval Arena Guide: 4 Tips & Tricks to Beat Your Opponents
bullet hell monday guide
Bullet Hell Monday Tips & Cheats: 5 Hints to Complete More Stages
knights fight medieval arena tips
Knights Fight: Medieval Arena Guide: 4 Tips & Tricks to Become the Best Fighter
shadow wars cheats
Shadow Wars Tips, Cheats & Strategy Guide: 9 Hints You Need to Know
fired up tips
Fired Up! Tips, Tricks & Cheats: How to Get a High Score
super slime blitz tips
Super Slime Blitz Tips & Cheats: How to Earn More Coins and Unlock New Characters
dan the man guide
Dan The Man Ultimate Guide: 15 Tips & Tricks to Defeat Your Enemies
rolly worms high score
Rolly Worms Tips, Cheats & Tricks: How to Get a High Score
crooked path infinity run tips
Crooked Path: Infinity Run Tips, Cheats & Guide: How to Earn More Coins and Get a High Score
clashy colors cheats
Clashy Colors Cheats, Tips & Tricks: How to Get a High Score
pineapple pen tips
Pineapple Pen Tips, Cheats & Tricks: How to Score More Points
flappy golf 2 tips
Flappy Golf 2 Tips, Cheats & Hints: How to Get More Gold Stars
frozen free fally icy shot tips
Frozen Free Fall: Icy Shot Tips, Tricks & Cheats to Get More Points, Coins and Stars
bubble island 2 guide
Bubble Island 2: World Tour Tips & Tricks: 5 Hints You Need to Know
buzzy bubbles tips
Buzzy Bubbles Tips, Tricks & Cheats: How to Complete More Levels
block hexa puzzle tips
Block! Hexa Puzzle Tips, Tricks & Cheats: How to Get More Hints and Stars
vertigo racing tips
Vertigo Racing Tips, Tricks & Cheats: How to Win More Hilltop Races
red bull air race 2 guide
Red Bull Air Race 2 Guide: 4 Tips & Tricks You Need to Know
pixel car racer tips
Pixel Car Racer Tips & Cheats: 10 Hints to Race Your Way to the Top
motor world bike factory tips
Motor World: Bike Factory Guide: 4 Tips & Tricks You Need to Know
age of heroes conquest strategy guide
Age of Heroes: Conquest Strategy Guide: 6 Tips & Tricks You Need to Know
knights fight medieval arena guide
Knights Fight: Medieval Arena Guide: 4 Tips & Tricks to Beat Your Opponents
alphacat tips
AlphaCat Tips, Cheats & Guide: 10 Hints for Saving Your Home Planet
mafia iii rivals new characters
Mafia III: Rivals Guide: 5 Tips & Tricks to Unlock New Characters
pumped bmx 3 tips
Pumped BMX 3 Tips, Tricks & Strategy Guide to Rack Up High Scores
dog sled saga tips
Dog Sled Saga Tips, Tricks & Strategy Guide for Every Element of Dogsledding
love and hip hop the game tips
Love and Hip Hop: The Game Tips, Tricks & Cheats: 5 Hints You Need to Know
my majesty guide
My Majesty Guide: 5 Tips & Tricks for Ruling Like A True King
fifa mobile unlimited coins
FIFA Mobile Guide: How to Earn Coins Fast
fifa mobile tips
FIFA Mobile Tips, Cheats & Guide for Running a Top-Notch Soccer Club
9 innings 2016 pro baseball tips
9 Innings: 2016 Pro Baseball Tips, Cheats & Guide: 5 Hints You Need to Know
underworld football manager 2016 hints
Underworld Football Manager 2016 Guide: Everything You Need to Know About Sabotage and Club Management
warlords strategy guide
Warlords Tips, Tricks & Strategy Guide: 15 Epic Hints You Need to Know
dead zone zombie crisis tips
Dead Zone: Zombie Crisis Tips, Cheats & Guide for Building Up Your Base
blaze of battle guide
Blaze of Battle Tips, Cheats & Strategy Guide to Defeat Your Enemies
castle kingdom tips
Castle Kingdom Tips, Cheats & Strategy Guide to Build a Powerful Kingdom
snakebird guide
Snakebird Guide & Walkthrough for Levels 0-10
ulterior walkthrough levels 41-51
Ulterior Game Guide & Walkthrough for Levels 41-51
ulterior walkthrough levels 21-40
Ulterior Game Guide & Walkthrough for Levels 21-40
ulterior walkthrough
Ulterior Game Guide & Walkthrough for Levels 1-20