Good news, the SIMS 4 game becomes free on consoles and PC. Electronic Arts has just made the official announcement.
The SIMS 4 is a very advanced life simulation game where you can create your characters as you wish and your house with the decoration you want. But, the game was relatively expensive until then and few people had taken the plunge to acquire it. Now the problem no longer arises sinceElectronic Arts just announced that the SIMS 4 went into free ! For those who already have the game, don’t panic, EA is giving you a little gift. That way, nobody is jealous !
The SIMS 4 becomes free according to Electronic Arts
This is great news for fans of The Sims game. In fact, released September 2, 2014, the SIMS 4 is the latest installment of its kind, although it comes with no less than 12 expansion packs and a minimum of 150 expansions. Currently, with all DLCs and packs, the game costs €984.43. By itself, the SIMS 4 is far from free either since it still cost 39 euros, a short time ago.
Posted today at 19 € alone, the SIMS 4 will however indeed become free for all. And no, this is not a temporary promotion! Indeed, Electronic Arts (EA) has announced that October 18The Sims 4 video game will become available for free on PlayStation, Xbox, PC and Mac.
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For those who already have the game, a small gift is offered to you
Do not panic, those who have already purchased the game do not have to be jealous. Indeed, EA offers a small gift for the lucky owners of the SIMS 4 game who will therefore not be able to take advantage of the fact that it is free.
You’ve owned the game for a long time and you’ve even had time toinstall lots of mods to customize your houses and sims? Therefore, for those who already have the game, know that the “Luxury in the Desert” kit is given to you as a gift. This gift is valid from September 14 to October 17, 2022. So hurry to claim your freebie from EA.
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The SIMS 4 free before the SIMS 5 arrives
The SIMS 4 becomes free, but at the same time it does 8 years since the game was released. Does this announce good news? We already know that the new opus of the SIMS, the SIMS 5 is in preparation. We’ve even had a lot of teasers already. Even if new extensions for the SIMS 4 free are also planned shortly, it does not prevent the SIMS 5 shouldn’t be long.
New sets, even more realistic sims… Honestly, it really makes you want to see the trailer. Please note that the SIMS is a license who is 22 years old. Creating a world as realistic as what the SIMS 5 offers is precisely a goal for creators.
From what we know, The SIMS 4 is going free and The SIMS 5 is on the way. The game is planned for consoles and PC, for a out at the same time on these platforms. So, as you can imagine, the developers are working on ALL versions of SIMS 5 and, inevitably, it takes time.
According to what was announced by the CEO ofElectronic Artsit could even be that the SIMS 5 is cross-platform. A great novelty for the license which explains, among other things, the waiting time for its official launch.
With the SIMS 4 in free-to-play, EA has scheduled a stream for the event. We may also have more information on the new opus of the wise SIMS during the planned stream. It even seems that big announcements will be made. Maybe we will FINALLY have a release date for The SIMS 5. stream “Behind The Sims Summit” will take place October 18 at 7 p.m., Paris time. The stream will be viewable « on The Sims Channels YouTube and Twitchalso available on request »as reported by EA.