The Sims 4: City Living – New Careers: Political Career
Dec22

The Sims 4: City Living – New Careers: Political Career

City Living includes three new careers:  Politician, Critic, and Social Media.  It also brings some new functionality to all three careers, although existing careers are unchanged. Common features: All three careers have an optional initial “Work From Home” assignment that is given before your Sim’s first day.  They seem to be logical assignments to set your Sim up for success; the Social Media assignment is to create a social media...

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The Sims 4 City Living – Festivals
Nov11

The Sims 4 City Living – Festivals

The Sims 4: City Living expansion pack brings back festivals!  The festivals in The Sims 4 are not about holidays, though – they celebrate different aspects of Sim culture.  We have the Spice Festival, the Flea Market, Geekcon, the Humor and Hijinks Festival, and the Romance Festival.  Each festival has its own flavor, but they all have some things in common.  They all have a swag stand where you can buy festival specific snow...

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The Sims 4 Backyard Stuff Review
Jul24

The Sims 4 Backyard Stuff Review

I have to admit, the backyard is an area that I tend to neglect when it comes to my Sims.  They plant a garden and tend same, and that’s about all that ever happens in their backyards.  If their backyard is really big they might get a pool.  Maybe.  So I wondered what this pack had for me.  The answer is: Plenty! The showpiece of the pack is definitely the water slides. There are two varieties, the affordable Justa Lawn Water Slide,...

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Big sale on Origin – now through 30 November
Nov25

Big sale on Origin – now through 30 November

EA has rolled out their Black Friday Sale a bit early this year!

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Surf’s Up Sun and Fun Collection Review

This set is, at first glance, only really useful to you if you play in Isla Paradiso, the world that came with Island Paradise. I mean, beach stuff, right? What use is a wave station and swimsuits to you if your favorite world is Appaloosa Plains? However, I was pleasantly surprised to see that this set is actually quite versatile. The Wave Station can be placed not only at the beach, but also in pools and ponds. The pools and ponds...

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