To skip the Sim City 4 intro cinematics you’ll need to follow these steps:
- Right click on your Sim City 4 shortcut and select properties.
- In the target field add the following option after the location of the .exe file:
E.g. “C:\Program Files\SimCity 4 Deluxe\Apps\SimCity 4.exe” -intro:off.
- When you run Sim City 4 from this shortcut it will skip the intro cinematics and take you right to the region view. For more Sim City 4 command line parameters see: http://simcityforum.com/showthread.php?t=848.