SimTower

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SimTower
SimTower cover
Developers
OpenBook
Publishers
Maxis
Release dates
Windows November 1994
Mac OS (Classic) November 1994
SimTower guide at StrategyWiki
SimTower at Wikipedia
Sim
SimCity (series)
SimEarth 1990
SimAnt 1991
SimLife 1992
SimFarm 1993
SimHealth 1994
SimTower 1994
SimIsle 1995
SimTown 1995
SimPark 1996
SimGolf 1996
SimTunes 1996
SimSafari 1998
The Sims (series)
Sid Meier's SimGolf 2002

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM-free
Entire game can be copied to hard drive.
Windows
Mac OS
This game is not available digitally.

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

Patch 1.1 #2 will updates retail versions to the latest version.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
Mac OS (Classic)

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows
Mac OS (Classic)

Video settings[edit]

Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Game window can be stretched to any arbitrary resolution. Making the window too large on high-resolution displays can crash the game or cause other runtime errors.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Color blind mode

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Elevators, Background and Event sounds can be toggled independently.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 95
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium
System memory (RAM) 8 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 25 MB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 3.0 compatible
Other Requires a 4x or faster CD drive

References