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New Content Coming to The Sims 4 Starting October

SimGuruKate took to Twitter today to give PC players an update on the upcoming release...

The Sims 4 Spooky Stuff is Coming To Consoles October 2nd

The Sims team has announced The Sims 4 Spooky Stuff for Consoles! On October 2nd, Xbox...

The Sims 4: Multiple Worlds Currently in Progress

SimGuruGrant took to Twitter this week to drum up excitement and speculation for some of...

SimGuruGrant’s Weekly Tweets on The Sims (Part 7)

After a brief social media hiatus, SimGuruGrant returned to Twitter to discuss various topics related to...

Maxis “Actively Pondering” Disabilities for The Sims 4

Maxis and The Sims team have confirmed they are actively looking into adding disabilities to...

REPLAY: The Sims 4 Guru Garage Live Stream (September 14th, 2018)

Check out the replay of today's Guru Garage below!

The Sims 4 on Xbox One: New Game Patch (September 13th, 2018)

There’s a Sims 4 update available for players on Xbox One. To check out all...

The Sims Artist Showcase: Get Creative

Welcome back to another Sim Artist Showcase, this time we get our creativity skill rolling...

The Sims 4 Get Together Now Available For Consoles

The Sims 4 Get Together Expansion is now available for purchase on consoles! Players who...

The Sims 5? Maxis Recruiting for “Exciting New Game in the Sims Franchise”

EA has been actively looking to recruit individuals for an "exciting new game in the...

The Sims 4: “Snoot Heights” Concept Art

Whit Brachna, Concept and Illustration Artist, released some new concept art a few months ago,...

SimGuruGrant’s Weekly Tweets on The Sims (Part 6)

After a brief social media hiatus, SimGuruGrant returned to Twitter to discuss various topics related to...

The Sims 4 on Xbox & PlayStation 4: New Game Patch (September 6th, 2018)

There’s a Sims 4 update available for players on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. To...

The Sims 4: Next “Guru Garage” Live Stream Set For September 14th

SimGuruKate has announced the next “Guru Garage” stream, where Gurus will continue to play where...

The Sims 4 Gallery is Going Down for Extended Maintenance

EA_Mage has confirmed that The Sims 4 Gallery will undergo extended maintenance. The maintenance is...

The Sims 4: Mod Releases of the Week

Each week we compile a list of mods that have been released to make your...

The Sims 4: Could You Afford a Home in Willow Creek?

Are you tired of your current living arrangement? Do you find yourself envious of the...

12 Months of Inspiration: My First Year on SimsVIP

August 29th marked my first SimsVIP anniversary ever - and what a year it’s been!...

REPLAY: The Sims 4 Guru Garage Live Stream (August 31st, 2018)

Check out a replay of today's Guru Garage below!

Download These Beautiful World Map Replacements for The Sims 4

Filipe Marcel, one of many fan-made map creators in the community, has released brand new custom designs of...

The Sims 4: First Look at Upcoming Game Content

SimGuruNinja sneakily updated his Twitter avatar today showing off a new hairstyle that is not...

The Sims 4 Get Together is Coming To Consoles September 11th

The Sims team announced The Sims 4 Get Together for Consoles! On September 11th, Xbox One and...

The Sims 4: Autumn’s Guide to Surviving the Jungle Unprepared

Hey there! My name is Autumn Equinox, and I am the savviest explorer in all...

The Sims 4 Simulation Lag Fix Mod Has Been Updated (2018)

Community modder Xerox has released an updated version of The Sims 4 Simulation Lag Mod! According...

The Sims 4: How To Become/Cure a PlantSim

Ever since The Sims team introduced and disabled the PlantSim Challenge, many players have been...

The Sims 4: New Game Feature in the Works

SimGuruGrant took to Twitter last week to let players know that The Sims team is...

The Sims 4: First “Guru Garage” Live Stream Set For August 31st

As we reported on July 31st, Maxis will begin to host regular live streams on...

The Sims 4: Caribbean Hairstyle Concept Art

SimGuruMorgan has shared the concept art of a new free hairstyle released in yesterday's Sims...

Origin Sale: Save Up To 50% on Select Sims 4 Titles

Origin has launched a "Player Appreciation Sale" slashing up to 50% on select Sims 4 titles....

The Sims 4: New Free Content Added to the Game (Overview)

Along with today's new Sims 4 Game Patch, The Sims team released some new content...

The Sims 4: Caribbean-Inspired Content, Ceiling Fans, Sliding Doors and More!

The Sims team has released a new community blog detailing the new content available with...

REPLAY: The Sims 4 Game Patch Live Stream (August 16th, 2018)

YouTube Replay available below for those who cannot watch on Twitch, and the Twitch version...

The Sims 4 Laundry Day Stuff Now Available For Consoles

The Sims 4 Laundry Day Stuff is now available for purchase on consoles! Players who...

The Sims 4: Default Gallery Filter To Be Fixed “at a Later Date”

SimGuruGrant took to Twitter to let players know that The Sims team plans to correct/fix...

The Sims 4 Build With Me: Swimming Lake

A lot of the time it can feel as if The Sims 4 is lacking...

The Sims 4: New Game Cards Available at Walmart

As we reported in 2016, most retailers have ditched the empty "code-in-a-box" physical versions of...

The Sims 4: New Patch & Free Content Coming This Thursday

SimGuruKate has just announced that a new Sims 4 Game Patch will drop this Thursday,...

The Sims 4: First Look at Something New in Create-a-Sim

SimGuruNinja wished everyone a Happy Friday by showing us some of what The Sims team...

The Sims 4: Take 50% Off The Sims 4

❗ NOTE: The Sims team has announced a separate sale via a YouTube video, but...

The Sims 4: Mod Releases of the Week

Each week we compile a list of mods that have been released to make your...

The Sims Cats & Dogs: Official Fan Kit Now Available for Download

The Sims team has added a new Fan Art Kit to their website! Head over...

The Sims 4: “No Weather” & “FreeCam” in Build/Buy Mods Now Available

If you're looking for more camera flexibility when building in The Sims 4, you'll be...

The Sims 4: Blurry Screenshots Since the Latest Patch (BUG)

If you've noticed that your screenshots are blurry since updating to the latest Sims 4...

The Sims 4: July 31st Patch Requires That You Update Broken Mods

Hey everyone! There have been numerous comments on the site and plenty of emails sent...

The Sims 4 Laundry Day Stuff is Coming To Consoles August 14th

The Sims team has announced The Sims 4 Laundry Day Stuff for Consoles! On August 14th,...

A Builder’s Guide to Using Default Gallery Thumbnails

One of the biggest pains of sharing a build on the gallery are the default...

The Sims 4: How to Turn Gallery Notifications On/Off

With yesterday's Sims 4 Gallery overhaul, The Sims team added a new notification system that...

The Sims 4: Maxis Reveals Their New Communication Strategy

In today's Sims 4 Patch Live Stream, SimGurus talked about the various ways they plan to communicate...

The Sims 4 Gallery: More Updates Planned + Custom Images Likely

In today's Sims 4 Live Stream, SimGuruGrant stated that The Sims 4 Gallery will receive ...

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs Now Available For Consoles

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs Expansion is now available for purchase on consoles! Players...

The Sims 4: New Game Patch (July 31st, 2018)

There’s a new Sims 4 PC update available via Origin. If you have auto updates...

Official Statement: The Sims Will Not Attend Gamescom 2018

SimGuruKate has officially confirmed that The Sims will not be attending the Gamescom Expo in...

The Sims 4 on Xbox & PlayStation 4: New Game Patch (July 30th, 2018)

There’s a Sims 4 update available for players on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. To...

Origin Access Premier Now Available

For those who want to upgrade their PC membership experience, you'll be happy to know...

Woolworths Australia: 15% off EA Origin Gift Cards

Australian simmers can head over to their local WoolWorths to get 15% off EA Origin...

REPLAY: The Sims 4 Game Patch Live Stream (July 31st, 2018)

Today’s Sims 4 Game Patch Live Stream replay is available below! If you prefer the...

The Sims 4 Gallery: MaxisCreator_01 Will Soon Be “SimGuruMaxis”

Earlier this evening, the official gallery profile for Maxis (MaxisCreator_01) was changed to SimGuruMaxis. This...

Target Sale: Save up to 67% on Sims 4 Expansions & Bundles

If you're looking to save money on The Sims 4, Target is currently discounting select titles...

Speculation: Tuesday’s Patch Likely to Bring a Sims 4 Gallery Update

Last week, SimGurus announced that a new Sims 4 Game Patch would be going live...

The Sims 4: Research Firm Estimates Seasons Sold Over 800,000 Copies

SuperData Research, one of the largest market intelligence providers, has released a report from June detailing...

The Sims 4 Seasons Confirmed for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

SimGuruLegacy has officially confirmed that The Sims 4 Seasons is coming to PlayStation 4 and...

Conspiracy Theories: Planet Sixam is a Hoax

The Sims is filled with suspicions of alien activity. From mysterious disappearances of alleged abductions...

Your Thoughts: The Sims 4 Seasons

Ahhh, seasons. Whether it's a trip to Al Pine's Winter Wonderland in The Sims 1, or...

Inspiration Corner: Using Different Materials in Builds

Wow, it’s been too long since our last Inspiration Corner! Since then, seasons have changed,...

EA Earnings Call: Live Service Bookings Increase Driven, In Part, by The Sims 4

During today's EA Q1 FY19 earnings call, Electronic Arts shared information on The Sims 4...

Origin Access Premier Launching on July 30th, 2018

During today's EA Earnings Call, Andrew Wilson confirmed that Origin Access Premier will launch on...

EA Earnings (Q1 FY19): The Sims 4 Player Base Grew 35% Year-Over-Year

Electronic Arts has released their Q1 FY19 financials, stating that The Sims 4 player base grew 35% Year-Over-Year....

The Sims 4: Next Game Patch Coming July 31st (+ Live Stream)

SimGuruKate has just announced that The Sims team will be hosting a live stream on...

The Sims 4: Mod Releases of the Week

Each week we compile a list of mods that have been released to make your...

The Sims 4: New Transparency and Communication Plan Approved

SimGuruKate took to Twitter and confirmed that she has received final approval for a new transparency...

The Sims 4 on Xbox & PlayStation 4: New Game Patch (July 19th, 2018)

There’s a Sims 4 update available for players on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. To...

The Sims 4: First Look at Maxis Watching a Demo of the Next Game

SimGuruGrant has shared a photo and some information on the next game. In a tweet...

The Sims 4: Official Help Forum Moving to Answer HQ

EA_Mage has announced that the "Help Center" on the official forums will be permanently redirected to the...

Suspect Arrested for Altering Forgotten Hollow’s Weather

On the 5 of Summer, SimNation Weather Service (SWS) observed unusual atmospheric activities around Forgotten...

SimsVIP’s Sims 4 Seasons PDF Guide Now Available!

We’re excited to announce that our Sims 4 Seasons Expansion PDF Guide is available for download! While...

Amazon Prime Day: Save on Select Sims 4 Titles (UK & EU)

Amazon UK, along with some additional countries in Europe (Germany and France), are currently discounting...

The Sims 4: EA Poland Confirms Another Game Pack or Expansion For 2018

UPDATE: This story snap has now been deleted from their account.  EA Poland participated in an...

The Sims 4 Build With Me: Eco-Village

With apartments resigned entirely to San Myshuno and the Sims 4 not allowing you to...

The Sims 4: Challenge Your Sims With Resolutions

The Sims 4 Seasons introduces Resolutions. These special challenge goals allow you to give your...

Community Blog: Meet The Climates (Part 4)

The Sims team has released part 4 of the Climate Family series Summer dived off the...

Community Blog: The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs on Consoles

The Sims team has released an official blog for The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs...

The Sims 4 Now Available on EA Access

The Sims team has announced that The Sims 4 is now available on EA Access. EA...

Origin Sale: Save up to 60% on Select Sims 4 Titles

Origin has launched a new "Sims Sale" slashing up to 60% on select Sims 4 titles....

The Sims 4: Boost the Gardening Skill with Patchy the Strawman (Scarecrow)

The Sims 4 Seasons introduces Patchy the Scarecrow, an object that remains inanimate until Sims...

The Sims 4 Seasons: Bees & Beekeeping

The Sims 4 Seasons introduces Beekeeping. Burtie's Bee Box can be purchased for §265, and...

How To Buy and Grow a Money Tree in The Sims 4

The Sims 4 Seasons introduced a fan favorite: The Money Tree. With a little work and some...

The Sims 4 Coming Soon to EA Access

The Sims team has announced that The Sims 4 is coming soon to EA Access....

Community Blog: Meet The Climates (Part 3)

The Sims team has released part 3 of the Climate Family series This installment of the...

The Sims 4: Maxis Shaking Up Content Creation & Delivery

With today's announcement from SimGuruKate, it's clear that Maxis is shaking things up a bit...

The Sims 4: SimGuruGraham Moves to Expansion Packs

With news that Maxis is changing up how they deliver content and news to the...

CONFIRMED: No More Quarterly Teasers for The Sims 4

Communinity manager SimGuruKate came to the official The Sims forums to confirm that the team won't be...

The Sims 4: Mod Releases of the Week

Each week we compile a list of mods that have been released to make your...

SimGuruGrant’s Weekly Tweets on The Sims (Part 5)

Since his return to Twitter, SimGuruGrant has been quite the social butterfly! With so many...

Like a VIP: Establishing Faith with the Clubs System

I’ve said it many times and I’ll say it again now: The clubs system in The...

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs is Coming To Consoles

The Sims team has official announced The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs for Consoles! On...

The Sims 4 Seasons: Get 50% Off at Target!

If you were looking for a deal on The Seasons Expansion Pack, Target has made...

VOTE NOW: SimGuruGrant Wants Your Input on Sims 4 Life States (Round 3)

SimGuruGrant has posted Round 3 of his Sims 4 Life State poll. The options listed...

The Sims 4 Tag: We’ve Got Questions, You’ve Got Answers

Ever since September 2014, simmers across the world have been creating stories and experiencing their...

Miracle! Global Climate Anomaly Dissipates

In the past 4 years, scientists have been trying to solve the Global Climate Anomaly...

VOTE NOW: SimGuruGrant Wants Your Input on Sims 4 Life States (Round 2)

SimGuruGrant has taken to Twitter to post Round 2 of his Sims 4 Life State...