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This app has been updated by Apple to display the Apple Watch app icon.

We have made game improvements. Download this FREE update and continue building the best place to live ever!

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App Description

** This game has been Top 10 Grossing Game in 100 countries, including UK, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Japan, China, Russia, and many many more!

Build the city of your dreams… and then run it in Virtual City Playground®: Building Tycoon!

● Build dwellings and industrial buildings.
● Manufacture a variety of retail goods and deliver them to your sleek and enticing shopping malls.
● Set up a mass transit system to transport your city dwellers to parks, cinemas, stadiums and more.
● Make your city greener and healthier by recycling garbage, planting trees, upgrading buildings and adding hospitals and fire stations.
● Reward your happy, responsible citizens by organizing truly spectacular public events for them!
● Take your city to towering new heights! Construct well-designed Apartment Towers, an Eco Skyscraper, an Airport, a Stadium, a Casino, a Hangar, an Ice Castle and even a Shuttle Launch Pad.

While this game is absolutely free to play, you have the ability to unlock optional bonuses via in-app purchases from within the game. You may disable in-app purchases in your device settings.


● Over 500 uplifting quests to tackle as you grow and enhance your city
● Nearly 200 buildings, landmarks and decorations for city beautification
● About 100 challenging achievements to earn and celebrate with your friends
● Regular FREE updates to keep you stimulated and entertained
● Game Center Support
● iPad Pro Display Support

***Did you know? Your minimized game continues transporting goods, making you money while you sleep!***

Game available in: English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Korean, Chinese, Japanese

"I have tried many simulation games before and this one beats them by a long shot – absolute perfection!" - AdamMAyala

"Can't get enough of this game. Hours upon hours invested in it. Love it!" - Dokushaku

"Best virtual game I have ever played." - Ryan Reny

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • May 02, 2012 Initial release
  • May 10, 2012 New version 1.6.5
  • June 16, 2012 New version 1.7
  • July 10, 2012 New version 1.7.5
  • October 04, 2012 New version 1.8
  • November 09, 2012 New version 1.8.5
  • December 13, 2012 New version 1.9
  • July 12, 2013 New version 1.10
  • August 20, 2013 New version 1.11
  • October 07, 2013 New version 1.12
  • December 12, 2013 New version 1.13
  • January 28, 2014 New version 1.13.5
  • April 18, 2014 New version 1.14
  • August 28, 2014 New version 1.15
  • February 06, 2015 New version 1.16
  • June 27, 2015 New version 1.17
  • September 26, 2015 New version 1.17.3
  • December 13, 2015 New version 1.18
  • March 06, 2016 New version 1.18.2
  • July 13, 2016 New version 1.19.1
  • November 09, 2016 New version 1.20
  • December 10, 2016 New version 1.21.100
  • June 15, 2019 New version 1.21.101