Cities: Skylines Coming to Xbox One This Spring

The heir to SimCity will be coming to consoles for the first time.

Paradox Interactive announced today that Cities: Skylines will be coming to Xbox One and Windows 10 in Spring 2017. Tantalus Media will be handling the port instead of Cities: Skylines developer Colossal Order, with new optimizations for controller play. The Xbox One version will only include the game's first expansion, After Dark.

"Paradox is a company that's proud to publish and support 'niche' games, and we're happy to be able to bring those specialized experiences to console as well." said Paradox CEO Fredrik Wester. "Cities: Skylines has built one of the biggest and most active communities we've seen among Paradox's fans, and that's saying a lot. We can't wait to welcome Xbox One players into that group, and I'm eager to see the towns and cities they can build."

There's no word on whether the rest of the Cities: Skylines expansions will be making the shift over to Xbox One and Windows 10. The second and third major expansion, Snowfall and Natural Disasters, were both released on PC, Mac, and Linux last year.

Tagged with Colossal Order, linux, Macs, News, Paradox Interactive, PC, Simulations, Tantalus Media.

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. See our terms & conditions.

Read this next

The 25 Best Steam Games: Now Updated for 2019

A rotating list of the best games on Steam may seem impossible on the surface, but against all odds, we've done it!

Cities Skylines Goes Green This Month in New DLC

Green Cities lets you make your cities a bit more environmentally conscious.

Video Round-Up: Dishonored 2, Steep, Legend of Zelda, and Cities Skylines

All the videos fit to print in one place. See what you're missing.

Cities Skylines Snowfall Tests the Limits of the Word "Expansion"

Colossal Order drops Cities: Skylines' second expansion, but there's a feeling that it could've ended up being so much more.

USgamer's Best Games of 2015: Best DLC

PART 10: Not every add-on is worth adding on, but these expansions and updates rose above the rest.

From Us to You! Reviews the First Half of 2015 in Gaming

As 2015 nears its midpoint, Mike, Kat, and Jaz sit down to talk about Cities: Skylines, Bloodborne, Axiom Verge, and the rest of the year's top games.

More News

Final Fantasy 14: Shadowbringers Post-Launch Roadmap Revealed, Including Eden Raid Release Date

Here's when you can jump into the first raid for Shadowbringers.

Fortnite Came Close to Being Canceled

There's an alternate timeline out there without Fortnite.

Minecraft: Story Mode Episodes Re-Listed At $100 Apiece On Xbox Store To Deter New Purchases

A high price to pay to play Story Mode before it disappears.

More on Mac

Final Fantasy 14: Shadowbringers Will Bring Huge Changes to Jobs, Combat, and Quests

Final Fantasy 14 patch 5.0 is changing up the way the game is played.

The 25 Best Steam Games: Now Updated for 2019

A rotating list of the best games on Steam may seem impossible on the surface, but against all odds, we've done it!

WoW Classic vs. Modern: What Has Changed Over the Past 15 Years

With WoW Classic's beta in full swing, we take a look at the early leveling experience in beta and the current WoW.

WoW Classic Launching This August, Closed Beta Starting This Week

You might be able to play WoW Classic sooner than you thought.

WoW Classic: Building Old Ideas on Top of New Foundations

We talk to Blizzard about revisiting World of Warcraft's past with the new WoW Classic.

More Simulation Games

Animal Crossing: New Horizon's Customization Options Prove Representation Can Be Simple

Sometimes it just comes down to letting people play as themselves.

Mr. Resetti Will Be on the Job Hunt in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Animal Crossings' angriest mole won't be tunneling through your front yard anymore.

The Sims 4 Mods: Sims 4 Trait, Vampire and Hair Mods - The Top 10 Best Sims 4 Mods and Beyond!

We all know that The Sims games are much better with cheats and mods, so here are the best Sims 4 mods that you absolutely must download