EA has released the minimum system requirements for The Sims 4. They only shared the specs for one platform, though.
Electronic Arts has been on a short roll lately with trying to desperately turn around how people view the company. Just as they were about to head back into the “hated” territory, they pulled out a couple of quick moves to satiate the audience, one of which includes giving away The Sims 2: Ultimate Collection... for free.
The Sims 4 will be borrowing a page from Battlefield 4's playbook. The game will offer players a Premium membership that provides early access to DLC.
Electronic Arts and Maxis released a new video of footage they showcased at this year's E3 event behind closed doors. Now, the entire public gets to see what only a select few managed to witness at the largest video game event of the year.
Recently, the company made a more visible blog posting about the absence of toddlers and pools, getting into a few of the tech specs behind the decision.
Some Sims fans aren't too pleased that EA won't include pools or toddlers in The Sims 4. They've started a petition demanding that these features be added to the base game.
Electronic Arts has been under the microscope ever since their infamous run as the two-time running Worst Company in America. While they no longer hold such a disparaging moniker to the company's name, they sometimes carry out antics that might lead people to believe that they haven't completely changed from their old ways.
During their presentation at E3 this week, EA announced that The Sims 4's official release date (for PC, in North America) is September 2. In addition to announcing this highly anticipated piece of news, there was also a game play presentation, which EA has been kind enough to put online for our viewing pleasure. Check it out below.
The Sims 4 will be debuting this year on the PC. It's not clear when the game will be hitting the Mac, though. EA's being tight-lipped about their plans for other platforms.
The latest promotional video for EA's The Sims 4 gives us a closer look at the Build Mode for the game. That includes some new (and some improved) features that will allow players to build the perfect home for their Sims. Watching the video, is anyone else anticipating the ultimate time-suck that awaits...
The latest trailer for The Sims 4 walks players through the Create-a-Sim feature. EA has made some important changes to how players will build these custom characters.
EA has decided to give The Sims 4 development team more time to craft the sequel. Today they announced that Sims 4 will be arriving in Fall 2014, a delay of a few months.
The Sims 4 won't require a persistent online connection to play, Maxis revealed today. The developer revealed these details and others in a FAQ for the newly announced life simulator.
Maxis announced today that The Sims 4 is in development. The latest entry in the life simulator series will be released on the PC and Mac sometime in 2014.