.SCS File Extension
- Developer by: Electronic Arts
- Category: Game Files
- Format: Binary
What are .SCS files and how to open them?Can't open .SCS file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .SCS file.
What is a .SCS file extension?
.SCS file extension is created by Electronic Arts. .SCS has been classified as Game Files. The format of .SCS file is Binary.
.SCS is SimCity Societies Saved Game File
An SCS file is a saved game file created by SimCity Societies or SimCity Societies Destinations, two related games that allow players to create and simulate their own cities and societies. It contains a city created during gameplay. SCS files are used for saving cities and sharing game states with friends.
SCS files are typically saved in the following directory:
My Documents\Simcity Societies\User Data\[playername]\Save Games
NOTE: SCS files are saved with two corresponding .TGA files, <savename>MiniMapBG.tga and <savename>.tga. The TGA files are not necessary to load a saved game, but no mini map preview is available without them.
File Type 2 Prism3D Game Data File
Data file used by video games developed with SCS Software's Prism3D technology, including some Deer Hunter games; contains game data, such as 3D models, audio, scripts, missions, maps, and other assets; used as a container for bundling resources into a finished game.
SCS files can be unpacked into their underlying files and folders using WinRAR. They may also be re-packaged with WinRAR. Some gamers use this as a means to modify game content.
NOTE: SCS files are stored in an uncompressed format and are typically very large in size.