Posts Tagged Maxis
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.
The Sims 4 live stage demo was an entertaining train-wreck
The Sims Studio’s general manager Rachel Franklin and EA COO Peter Moore took to the Gamescom stage to play The Sims 4, live.
The Sims 4 gets epic wood, greatly reduces career options
Welcome to another fascinating edition of good news/bad news about The Sims 4, courtesy of the Maxis advertising campaign.
The Sims 4 will give rewards for owning Sims 3 stuff
If you own a whole bunch of DLC from The Sims 3 (as well as the base game,) extra items will show up in The Sims 4 as a reward.
The Sims 4′s emotion trailer has a nude man weeping in a bath
In a bleak portrait of the human condition at its most vulnerable, The Sims 4 portrays sorrow as a man blubbing in a tub.
The Sims 4 dated for September
The first genuinely interesting thing from EA’s E3 press conference is the release date for The Sims 4: 2 September.
The Sims 4 Build Mode trailer shows rapid house construction
The latest in Maxis’ series of trailers showing features from The Sims 4 is demonstrating their ‘Build Mode’ tools for houses.
The Sims 4 gets a Create-A-Sim trailer
A new trailer has popped up for The Sims 4, focusing on the absurdly powerful Create-A-Sim tool.
SimCity update finally brings an offline single player mode
Slightly over one year after the now infamous release of SimCity, Maxis has delivered an offline single player mode.
SimCity: Cities of Tomorrow launch trailer launches ahead of launch
The futuristic SimCity: Cities of Tomorrow is out on 15 November, so obviously, we need a launch trailer.
The Sims 4 coming autumn 2014
The Sims 4 was revealed to the world a few months ago, with the promise that it would be out in 2014.
SimCity: Cities of Tomorrow screens display four new regions
EA and Maxis have released a new set of screenshots showing off four new SimCity: Cities of Tomorrow regions, which… may or may not be free.
SimCity: Offline mode being explored, but bigger cities not happening
A Maxis blog post has stated that the SimCity team is looking into the possibility of an offline mode – but that bigger cities will definitely not be happening.
Missed Opportunity? SimCity expansion Cities of Tomorrow fails to expand maps
The forthcoming Cities of Tomorrow add-on for SimCity will add neon roads, towering, futuristic skyscrapers and a sinister corporation.
Holy city: SimCity update 7 released and comes with free Houses of Worship
SimCity update 7 has been released and along with the addition of the road raising and lowering tool, there’s also other content for players.
EA unveils everything you could possibly want to know about The Sims 4
We knew an announcement for The Sims 4 was coming at Gamescom, so here’s a big surprise for you: an announcement for The Sims 4!
First screenshots from The Sims 4 show user interface, body modification
The ever-watchful eyes of NeoGaf have spotted a whole load of images from The Sims 4 being posted at Portuguese-language site thesimsstyle.net.
Unblocked: SimCity update 7 traffic changes detailed
Ever since SimCity launched it has been plagued with traffic problems, vehicles blocking roads or going around the city in a manner that was simply not logical.
Back to the Sims: The Sims 3 go INTO THE FUTURE
EA have announced the 79,042,397th digital product branded with The Sims: an expansion for The Sims 3 called Into the Future.
SimCity [Preview] – An urban tri-vector
As we’ve been constantly reminded since SimCity was announced, this is a game that has been built from the ground with the idea of ‘connected cities’ in mind.