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The Sims 4 Rebrand Bringing New Game Cover, Personality Quiz, and More!

The Sims 4 rebrand is taking place tomorrow and will reinvigorate one of EA’s flagship titles with new energy and a whole new cast of characters. The same old Sims…

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Floating on By With The Sims 4: Island Living

Full disclosure, 95% of the reason why I agreed to try out The Sims 4: Island Living is because of the lure of mermaids. The latest expansion pack for the…

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The Sims 4

The latest iteration in the best-selling EA juggernaut franchise, The Sims 4 was originally released on September 2, 2014, for PC, later being ported to Mac, and then PlayStation 4…

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The Sims 4: Legacy Edition Announced, 32-bit Support Ending

There’s good and bad news for fans of The Sims 4 who are still running potato-level computers. The bad news: Electronic Arts is ending 32-bit support for The Sims 4. The good…

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Simcity NES Prototype Digitized and Dissected By Video Game History Foundation

A SimCity NES version has finally been tracked down after years of searching. The Video Game History Foundation has managed to secure a copy of these extremely rare console version of…

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The Sims 4 Patch Updates – WooHoo In Leaf Piles and More!

The latest in the line of best-selling Sims games, The Sims 4, has been notorious for adding much-needed content and updates in their patches as the game has progressed. The…

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10 Years of Spore – A Reputation Well-Deserved?

It is better to innovate and fall short than to stagnate and succeed. Every misstep is a small success, a burst of inspiration telling us what can be improved. That’s…

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The Sims 4 Console Version Coming This Fall

Nearly three years after the game was initially released on PC and Mac, The Sims 4 will finally find its way onto the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this November. The…

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Electronic Arts to Create a New EA Worldwide Brand

Electronic Arts is doing some corporate reshuffling. In an announcement posted yesterday on the EA website, CEO Andrew Wilson announced that several studios under EA will be put under a…

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Developer Interview – Grant Rodiek of Hyperbole Games and Maxis

At Gen Con 2016 we met Grant Rodiek, who was at the show with Portal Games showing off his hotly anticipated game Cry Havoc. While Grant designs board games, he…