A new take on The Sims is entrance to your phone. Called simply The Sims Mobile, a diversion is accessible in Brazil today, and will start rolling out to a rest of a universe shortly after. It’s accessible on both iOS and Android.
EA hasn’t suggested a lot about how a diversion will play, though a mobile recover will be formed on The Sims 4 “legacy challenge,” a set of self-imposed manners that charge players with building and progressing a family opposite generations. The Sims Mobile will be a free-to-play diversion with amicable elements, vouchsafing players turn practical best friends with their real-life best friends. It’ll also embody standard Sims features, so we can pattern your possess characters and customize their home.
This isn’t a initial time a array has tested a mobile, free-to-play waters: in 2011, The Sims Freeplay launched on iOS before expanding to other mobile platforms, and that same year The Sims Social done a entrance on Facebook, before shutting down dual years later. Both games done some poignant changes to a best-selling life sim formula. Freeplay, for instance, introduced real-time gameplay, while Social put players in control of a singular in-game impression instead of an whole family. The Sims 4 on PC, meanwhile, is still going strong. Just yesterday EA announced that a game’s monthly active user bottom jumped 33 percent year-over-year.
The Sims Mobile looks like it will hang a bit some-more closely to a knowledge that incited a array into one of a best-selling PC properties of all time — and we should be means to check it out for yourself soon.