The lengthy clip is narrated by lead designer Stone Librande and he talks us through the basics of this new SimCity beast that's cooking over at Maxis. It's a gameplay candy store!
No more fancy talk of engine this, and simulation that. Now the studio is actually showing off SimCity in a far more complete capacity. They remind us that decisions impact neighbours.
Of course if you're already screaming against the long wait for the new SimCity then you might want to avoid watching this 9 minute 13 second video to better safeguard your sanity. SimCity releases on PC in February 2013.