I know you’re doing the happy dance since it’s not too long [Nov 16th] until World Adventures hits store shelves for Sims 3. Actually, if you’re like me, you’re waiting around to see if all of the brouhaha is really going to pay out or if this is going to be a lame expansion. If it’s lame, then you’ll pat yourself on the back for having saved your money and if it rocks…well…you’ll kick yourself and then go out and get the expansion.
SO, I see no harm in sitting back to see what everyone thinks about the expansion. Heck, I …read more
Twitter is huge! Oprah is on, Ashton has surpassed 2 million users and many people [including me] use it daily as a way to connect with friends and get the latest news and gossip.
Twitter is also a great way to find out what’s happening in the Sims world.
To help keep you guys expand your Sims knowledge, I’ve put together a list of the top 10 people on Twitter who you should be following.
In no particular order:
#1 ME! @SimsGamer
#2 The Sims 2
#3 The Sims 3
#4 Snooty Sims
#5 Planet the Sims
# 6 Sims Galore
#7 Sims 3 Hunters
# 8 Infinite Sims
#9 Sims Domination
#10 …read more
Electronic Arts’ Sims studio announced that The Sims 3 (the latest installment in The Sims series) has reached gold status. It is scheduled for distribution in stores and online beginning on June 2, 2009 for $49.99 for Mac, PC, iPhone and iPod Touch.
Fans will also be able to buy The Sims 3 Collector’s Edition for $69.99. This special edition includes the full game, a strategy guide, a collectable 2GB The Sims Plumbob USB drive, and in-game European sports car for your Sims to use.
In The Sims 3, you have more options than ever before to create and play with unique, …read more
By Guest Blogger Rico Mossesgeld, The Gadget Blog
The Sims franchise is going strong at over a million copies sold worldwide, a figure no doubt driven by the release of Sims 2 and all those expansion packs. According to Mike Hickey, an analyst at Janco Partners, The Sims 3 will add at least 4 million more to that tally in 2009.
The basis for the estimate? Well it seems that since The Sims 2 sold 3.5 mil back in 2004 (has it been that long?), the anticipation will probably drive more demand for the third incarnation of the series.
Hickey did emphasize “a …read more
Maybe I was the only one who wasn’t wondering how the Sims 3 would be protected [from hackers and warez people]?
I assumed that when I got my copy of Sims 3 from EA that it would have an annoying long code to enter just like all of the other Sims games that I’ve installed.
Sure Sims 3 is supposed to be THE game and is supposed to be the cool that cool is based on and all of that but it’s not like I expected it to come wrapped in barbed wire and have a body guard. [Though how cool would …read more