The Sims 2

PC, PS2, XBOX, GAMECUBE, DS, GBA, PSP / Action / Release: Sep 14, 2004 / ESRB: T

Sims Creator Will Wright Leaves Electronic Arts, Pursues 'Stupid Fun'

By Chris Faylor, Apr 08, 2009 11:09am PDT

Beloved game creator and Maxis co-founder Will Wright (The Sims, SimCity, Spore) today revealed that he is leaving Electronic Arts and Maxis to...

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"Maybe he finally got tired from leeching off the simulator genre, and wants to try something ..."

- Mystery0000 see all 92 comments

Study: Action Video Games Good for Your Peepers

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 30, 2009 6:18am PDT

Action-packed video games can improve your eyesight, according to a recent study at the University of Rochester funded in part by the US Navy's...

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"Close-vision stuff like gaming/reading etc doesnt ruin your eyesight per se; There are some ..."

- hyperwired see all 30 comments

EA Hit With Two More DRM Class-Action Lawsuits

By Blake Ellison, Nov 10, 2008 10:13am PST

Electronic Arts is the recipient of two additional lawsuits related to SecuROM DRM technology, this time in relation to Spore Creature Creator and...

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"The game, music, and movie industries are the only businesses where customers are routinely ..."

- psamathos see all 45 comments

Watch This: The Shacknews Challenge

By Chris Faylor, Feb 08, 2008 2:48pm PST

How long can you make it before you pause? I made it 56 seconds. Breckon lasted 20. Post your times in the comments below. The first person to...

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"Haha, I was sitting there thinking like "what do you mean how hard could it be?" Ya, 25 seconds"

- spl see all 71 comments

EA Responds To Sims 2 Nudity Claims

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 28, 2005 7:16am PDT

Electronic Arts is responding to the ridiculous allegations by attorney Jack Thompson, who said the other day that the game contains "full frontal...

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"I think Thompson is inappropiate. He should ensure no one should be able to pull down his pants. ..."

- d fluke see all 260 comments

Sims 2 Latte

By Steve Gibson, Jul 22, 2005 5:49pm PDT

I actually had a discussion with a couple of friends about this just the other day about how long it would take for Sims 2 to end up in court after...

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"Ok i know it has all been said before ... but the idiocy of this guy just well.. drives me ..."

- prey1979 see all 100 comments

The Sims 2

By Steve Gibson, May 05, 2003 9:35am PDT

Everyone can relax, because The Sims 2 is indeed planned for release next year. The sequel to the #1 PC game of all time will be all 3D and stuff....

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"I am so tired of anything Sim-related - especially after Simcity 4."

- Colin Higgins see all 66 comments