Maxis Working On “Brand New Sims Title”

Maxis are currently seeking a designer in Redwood City, CA, where The Sims Studio is located. This designer will be tasked with the job of working on a “brand new Sims title”.

As a Technical Designer, you’ll be working with a large (but tight-knit) team of enthusiastic industry professionals from all walks of life. Your job will be to design and create user-facing content in a brand new Sims title using our internal scripting tools.

This could be one of two things: an expansion pack/downloadable content or a brand new game.… Continue Reading

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Giveaway: Win The Sims 4! (Winner Announced)

Competition Closed!

The winner is NaBrown!! Thank you to everyone who participated.


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By entering this competition you agree that you have read and understood the following competition terms and conditions. The competition closes on the 20th November at 23:59GMT and entries made after this time will not be valid. You must leave a comment with a valid email address so we can contact you. If, after several attempts, the winner does not respond then another winner shall be randomly selected.
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The Sims 4: Our In-Depth Pools Preview

Since The Sims 4 released two months ago, there have been many who have been eagerly awaiting the return of pools. Maxis announced last month that we’d receive three free game updates: ghosts, pools and careers. We received ghosts last month and now it’s November (or should I say Poolvember) and pools are just around the corner!

Yep, pools are returning to The Sims 4 this week in a free game update! Until then we’re here to provide you with a little preview to wet your appetite, so be sure to read on…

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The game update brings back the much-loved swimwear category so you can pick the outfit you want your Sims to wear in the pool.… Continue Reading


The Sims 4: Vote Which Holiday Sweater You Want!

Hello Simmers! It’s November and the holidays are approaching rapidly! To get into the giving spirit, we’d like to make a tacky (cheesy) holiday sweater for you all! Here are some concepts we have drawn up. Tell us which one you’d most like to inflict on your Sims this holiday season. Santa will deliver it in December!


Vote on The Sims Forums

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The Sims 2 Super Collection (Mac) – New Game Update Available

Aspyr Media has released an update for The Sims 2 Super Collection, a compilation of Sims 2 games ported to Mac, and is available to download from the Mac App Store.

One of the biggest things in this update is that the game now supports 4K resolutions!

Version 1.2.2 Update Includes:

  • Added gesture support for zoom and rotate.
  • Added 4K resolution support.
  • Added feature to easily restore The Sims 2 neighbourhoods.
  • Added feature to easily import SimCity 4 terrain.
  • Minor bug fixes.
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The Sims Live Stream on Tuesday 4th November!

The Sims are holding a live stream for The Sims 4 on their Twitch channel this Tuesday at 12pm PT. Be sure to tune in, maybe we’ll get to see pools! *Fingers crossed*

You can watch the live stream below on Tuesday:

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The Sims 4: New Pool Screenshot & News Incoming

The Sims official Facebook page has shared a new screenshot of swimming pools which will be releasing sometime this month. It could be pretty soon as the post says the following:

Soak up some big news from The Sims 4 this week! Who’s ready to dive in?

As always, we’ll keep you up to date when news drops about pools!

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