Cities: Skylines Will Be Free To Play Until Sunday

Dig building sims? Try this one out!

Cities: Skylines, the building simulator from Colossal Order is going to be free to play this weekend on PC via Steam. What’s more, if you happen to get hooked on the title can enjo a 75% discount off the base game.

The deluxe edition of the title is also set to be on sale, so if you feel like grabbing a more beefed up package of the building sim, you can do so for only $9.99. The Upgrade Pack and Collection Bundle are also discounted by 75 percent and 54 percent respectively. Along with the additional content – including DLC like Natural Disasters, Concerts, Snowfall, After Dark, Green Cities and more – Cities: Skylines also boasts mod support and Steam Workshop integration.

Cities: Skylines release in 2015 to critical acclaim garnering a sold 8 – 8.9 score on Metacritic. Gamers praised the title for its attention to detail, modder support and rewarding mechanics.


‘Cities: Skylines is a modern take on the classic city simulation. The game introduces new game play elements to realize the thrill and hardships of creating and maintaining a real city whilst expanding on some well-established tropes of the city building experience.

From the makers of the Cities in Motion franchise, the game boasts a fully realized transport system. It also includes the ability to mod the game to suit your play style as a fine counter balance to the layered and challenging simulation. You’re only limited by your imagination, so take control and reach for the sky!’


Cities: Skylines is out now for PC, PS4 and Xbox One.