More stories on: Maxis
Cities: Skylines power plant mod created by former Maxis employee
Even former SimCity creators are getting in on Cities: Skylines modding, as demonstrated by this coal power plant release by a chap who used to be at Maxis.
IncGamers PC Gaming Podcast #204
March is turning into quite a busy old month for games, which is probably why Tim and I mostly spend the opening parts of this podcast talking about Fairies.
Maxis dev on EA closure decision: “It comes down to money”
A former employee of Maxis Emeryville has been writing on Reddit about the development process for SimCity and what it’s like to work under EA.
The Sims 4 Get to Work in the game’s first expansion
The Sims 4: Get to Work has been announced, promising to give you active control over your Sims’ careers.
The Sims 4: Outdoor Retreat sort of revealed in trailer
The Sims 4 will be getting an outdoors expansion in January, with The Sims 4: Outdoor Retreat.
The Sims 4 Gallery system is now in internet browser form
It’s now possible to look around at the user-created Sims 4 bits and pieces in the Gallery from the comfort of your own internet browser.
The Sims 4 getting ghosts, pools, and more in free updates
Ghosts have been added to The Sims 4 today, and plenty more stuff – including swimming pools – will be added to the game in free content updates soon.
Gamers think the Sims 4 is “OK” – The results are in
The Sims 4 has been out for over a week and we asked for your opinions on the game.
The Sims 4’s day one patch makes hilarious reading
The Sims 4 received a pre-release patch, which isn’t all that surprising – but is quite funny when you look at what it fixes.
EA is cherry-picking who gets pre-release Sims 4 builds
In a development that can be seen as either a bit worrying or very funny, EA has given up all pretense of getting an even spread of release day reviews for The Sims 4 and is attempting to game the system entirely.
The Sims 4 launch trailer is very keen on hashtags
A ‘launch’ trailer ten days before the game comes out is perhaps pushing it a bit, but The Sims 4 doesn’t care for your petty word definitions.
Sims 4 review access reportedly withheld until release day
It sounds as if, to avoid any pre-release criticism, EA might be falling back on the corny old tactic of withholding review copies of The Sims 4 until release day.