Most types of power plants have a limited life span and must be rebuilt periodically.
Players can build highways to neighboring cities to increase trade and the population.
An "exodus" occurs during the year 2051 or later, when 300 or more Launch Arcologies are constructed; the following January each one "takes off" into space so that their inhabitants can form new civilizations on distant worlds.
It enabled players to modify the images used in-game to represent various buildings in much the same manner as general image manipulation software.
The player was able to create basic bitmap files of a standard size with a standard 256 color palette.
Sim City 2000 is a city-building simulation video game and the second installment in the Sim City series.
Sim City 2000 was released by Maxis in 1993 for computers running Apple Macintosh Operating System.