After rumors surfaced last week that presidential candidate Herman Cain stole his “9-9-9” plan from SimCity, now EA has announced it’s lowering some of its SimCity titles to the bargain price of just $9.99. Who knew EA were so sassy?
According to the Republican presidential candidate’s revolutionary plan, corporate income taxes, personal income taxes, and national sales tax rates would each be 9%. Seems smart and original, right? Wrong. Reporters have unearthed an astonishing similarity between Cain’s 9-9-9 Plan and SimCity 4’s default tax scheme.