Originally Posted by killias2
I mean, yeah, it won't be a Facebook game. However, the emphasis will be on social and multiplayer elements. You'll use a mixture of in game and out game currency to build up your stuff and show everyone else how cool you are. They're only now considering the -possibility- of making the game entirely offline capable. The single player stuff they've already promised isn't much different than the private regions people can access in SimCity. They're also planning on using DRM, though they're trying to act like there is uncertainty there. I'd say always on DRM is possible, maybe even likely.
http://www.kickstarter.com/profile/portalarium/comments - comments from the company itself. Very eye opening.