"The Sims 4 Star Wars™: Journey to Batuu" is one of the biggest collaborations the Sims team has done yet; it's also one of the most controversial packs they've put out to date. Should you purchase this downloadable content, or pass? Here's my review.
Thinking about getting "The Sims 4: Eco Lifestyle?" I was not excited about this pack but I finally broke down and got it. It does add a lot to the gameplay, I must admit—both good and bad. Here's the breakdown.
If you're unfamiliar with the Create-A-Sim (CAS) mode in the Sims 4, here is the complete beginner's guide to making your perfect Sim-self, or your fantasy self, for gameplay.
"The Sims 4: Eco Lifestyle Expansion Pack" is coming out in June 2020, and one feature it boasts is the ability to make shipping container homes and rooftop gardens. But wait—you could already do that without this pack! Here's how.
If you're ready to build your own first house from scratch in "The Sims 4," here is a detailed, step-by-step guide for absolute beginner builders. It won't be long before you're moving your Sims into a home that makes you proud.
For the last 20 years, a new version of "The Sims" has come out every four years or so. "The Sims 4" came out almost six years ago, so some fans have wondered if "The Sims 5" is on the horizon. It's been officially confirmed—version five is currently in production! Here's what we know so far.
After 20 years, you'd think "The Sims" would be getting old. This couldn't be farther from the truth—it's more popular than ever, and there are hints that 2020 promises to be a very exciting year for fans of the "The Sims 4."
Here are some build cheats beyond the basics that will make any room in your Sim's home more cozy and homey. Learn how to layer different elements and smartly utilize clutter for that lived-in look.
Since January of 2000, "The Sims" has dominated the entire category of life simulation video games, and no competitor has come close to touching it. A new game in the works, however, looks very promising.
If you're brand new to "The Sims 4" or to using the build mode, allow me to introduce you to one of the most fun aspects of the game! While playing "The Sims" in itself is fun, build mode is an exciting exercise in creativity! Here's how to get started.
Unfortunately, I don't have the time and money to run off for a spa day (though Heaven knows I can use it once in a while). Thankfully, with this pack, I can live vicariously through my Sims. You have to check out all thye perks of this game pack!
Using the build mode in "The Sims 4" is one of my favorite (and most obsessive) things about the game. If you're ready to learn how to build, here is a good way to start: Try redecorating an apartment or house first. Here's how to do it!
Weddings are by far my favorite event in the Sims. I'm such a hopeless romantic, I love it when my favorite characters get a happily ever after, and it usually starts with a wedding. I have just one wish from "The Sims 4" creators: more wedding stuff! Here's what we need.
If you love the great outdoors, so will your Sims! This game pack is chock full of fun things your Sims can do if they want to get away from their home or step out of the city for a while. Here is everything you need to know if you're curious about "The Sims 4: Outdoor Retreat."
"The Sims 4: Discover University" is finally here, and many fans are excited about their Sims living the college life. Some fans have been trying to figure out the best way to send more than one Sim to university at once. After some trial and error, I've figured out the best ways to do that.
Sims can now enjoy the college experience with "The Sims 4: Discover University" expansion pack. Fans have been asking the game creators to bring back university for years, but does this new version live up to the hype? Here's my review.
Being famous has its ups and downs, but let's face it: overall, it's fabulous! I mean, who wouldn't love to experience life as a superstar just once? In "The Sims 4: Get Famous" expansion pack, you can! Is this pack worth your money? Check out this review; it'll help you decide.
Possibly nothing has affected every aspect of my Sims' world as much as "The Sims 4: Seasons" expansion pack. There are some things I love about it and some things I hate about it, but I've learned to work around the things I dislike. Overall, this is a pretty cool pack! Check out this review.
Ah, love . . . it makes the world go round, even for Sims. When I play "The Sims 4," there is always a hefty dose of romance, love, and woohoo in their stories. These mods have made that part of the game so much better for me. Check them out!
I binge-played "The Sims 4: Realm of Magic" after the new game pack was released. This pack has so much to offer considering it's not even a full expansion pack. Read my review and learn more about what this game pack contains.
The 100 Baby Challenge is one of the most popular fan challenges for playing "The Sims 4," but it's not easy! I definitely wanted to go into it with a plan, which I outline here. Give it a try!
Get the best wedding photos for your Sims with these tips and tricks! You can create a beautiful display to decorate your Sim's home.
A wedding is a very special and meaningful occasion, even for Sims. Here are some tips to help you plan and execute the perfect wedding. Your Sims will treasure the memories for the rest of their lives.
Social events in "The Sims 4" are fun challenges, and you can win some great prizes if your event is successful. The wedding seems to be the hardest event in which to achieve a gold medal, but this guide will help you breeze through it and grab the gold.
Pets have come to "The Sims 4" in a big way with the "Cats & Dogs" expansion pack. It's pretty amazing how animated and interactive these furry little friends have become in the game. Thinking about getting this pack? Here's a review to help you decide.
"The Sims 4" gives you a wide range of traits from which to choose, but you only get to choose three. I've started automatically ruling out at least five different options because choosing them is a waste to me. How do you feel about these traits?
Some of the worlds in "The Sims 4" are beautiful, but let's face it: suburbia is not for everyone. The expansion pack "The Sims 4: City Living" introduces a thriving metropolis to the game for the first time, as well as lots of new activities.
What do you get when you combine the Italian fashion brand "Moschino" with "The Sims 4"? A lot of great new outfits for your Sims, a fabulous new career to explore, and a highly improved photography skill. I'm so excited!
"The Sims 4" recently updated the game with a patch that offers an exciting new feature. You can now create the perfect Sim for the story you had in mind. The option has kicked up my game a few notches. Here's why.
"The Sims 4" game normally only allows eight people per household. I used mods that break this rule, and accidentally ended up with 10 toddlers in my game at once. As you can imagine, things got a little crazy!
"The Sims 4" game is always expanding, the game makers always bringing new options for players. Here is my wish list for the kinds of careers I would love to see my Sims playing in the future.
If your Sim loses a friend or loved one, he will probably go into mourning for a period of time. Unfortunately, this is not always convenient timing for the player. Here are some ways to snap him out of it, fast!
If your Sims like to get together, consider adding "The Sims 4: Get Together" expansion pack to your game. Chock full of new activities for your Sims, this expansion pack gives you a lot of different ways to socialize—especially romantically.
Clubs are a great opportunity for fun social gatherings in "The Sims 4," but don't just leave it at that. You can actually use (or exploit) clubs for your Sim's gains. Don't leave this resource untapped!
In trying to help my Sims conceive, I overshot and they ended up having 10 babies at once! They were up to the challenge, though. Check out what life is like with 10 babies in the same household.
Having a baby is exciting for any family, even for Sims. No doubt your Sims family will want to hang some baby pictures on the wall. With the photography skill and some creative shots, you can! Here's some tips for taking great Sims baby portraits.
"The Sims 4" is a great game, and it is a work in progress. The game makers are constantly improving TS4 with new updates, patches and expansion software to enhance your gameplay. Here are some of my thoughts on what would make playing kids and families better in the game.
The latest expansion pack for "The Sims 4" was released, and it looks like one of the most exciting expansion packs yet! I pre-ordered this pack and couldn't wait to jump into it when I woke up this morning. Let me tell you all about it!
I goofed. I seriously goofed. I wanted my "Sims 4" couple to have more children before they ran out of time and aged up to elders. I didn't expect 10 kids at once! Hear the tale here, with lots of pictures!
Will "The Sims 4" expansion pack "Get to Work" really enhance your gameplay, or is it a waste of money? Here is an overview of what this pack contains, along with my opinion on the pros and cons.
I'm not a gamer, but life's circumstances made getting out difficult for me. I found a game that's filled a void and given me a "virtual life." Here are some reasons why I love "The Sims," and why you might, too!