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...


"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...


"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...


"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...


"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...


"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...


"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....


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

- Colin Higgins see all 66 comments