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  1. Electronic Arts Earnings Preview: FIFA & Madden NFL To Drive Q3 RevenuesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    ... y-o-y. The impressive quarterly performance was greatly boosted by the 3 major titles: Madden NFL 15, FIFA 15 , and The Sims. Apart from these major titles, Battlefield 4, Titanfall, FIFA 14 , and Plants Vs Zombies Garden Warfare performed pretty ...


  2. Electronic Arts Could Post A Massive Q3 BeatRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... be "Dragon Age: Inquisition," which did not make a lot of noise, but shipped more than 3M copies in the quarter. "The Sims" also did well, selling 1.5M units . These 4.5M units compare to the 9M units of "Battlefield" and "Need For Speed" sold last ...


  3. The Sims 4 Is Free To Play Right NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Cinema Blend News

    ... made the deal clear as day within the confines of 140 characters. You can check out the tweet below. Want to try The Sims 4? You can now play 48 hours of FREE time with Origin Game Time! Go ahead and mess with life: Once you ...


  4. The Sims 4 Mac Version Is Almost Here, Outdoor Retreat Pack Now AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Cinema Blend News

    The Sims 4 is finally coming to Mac. In an announcement about the Outdoor Retreat Pack's release, EA Maxis revealed that the long-delayed Mac version is only a matter of weeks away.


  5. EA finance director joins GazillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 |

    ... was most recently the group finance director for Maxis. During his time with the company he also served as CFO for The Sims label and the EA Play label. "Eric has worked with some of the biggest video game IPs in the industry including The Sims, ...


  6. Electronic Arts Leads The Best Sports Stocks Of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 |

    ... Arts is more than just a "sports" company with popular non-sports franchises like Battlefield , Need for Speed and The Sims , but EA relies on annual sports titles like FIFA and Madden for huge chunks of its business. FIFA is the biggest annual ...


  7. How to cook your favorite video game meals in the real-worldRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Polygon

    ... cuisine staples and cover a basic level of culinary instruction." Also included are recipes for French toast from The Sims 3 , pork katsu from Cooking Mama and red curry from the Kirby series. Green has released one recipe online to mark the release ...


  8. Hackers Steal 13,000 Passwords From Xbox, Amazon, Walmart, HuluRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 28 |

    ... Xbox, and Origin gaming networks, the keys necessary to install copies of some games (evidently older titles like The Sims 3 and the first Dragon Age ) were also published, along with some credit card data pilfered from users of the targeted sites. ...


  9. Hacker group releases 13,000 passwords, credit card numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 27 | New York Daily News

    ... Amazon as well as a number of pornography and dating sites. Registration codes and numbers for computer games like The Sims 3 and Dragon Age: Origins were also apparently included in the material. The document was taken down by Saturday afternoon ...


  10. Report: Hackers release user info, credit card numbers following possible UFC Fight Pass data breachRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 27 | MMA Mania

    ... There was information from accounts at Walmart, Amazon, and Hulu Plus, as well as keys to computer games like The Sims 3 and Dragon Age: Origins, and a whole lot of porn sites. Judging from the document, the following sites were compromised or, at ...


  11. AP reviewers name top pick for video games in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... "Destiny" and "Call of Duty." 7. "This War of Mine" (11 Bit Studios, for PC): If the virtual dollhouse series "The Sims" was set in a country where food and shelter were scare, it would be the gripping "This War of Mine." With haunting ...


  12. Game On blog: The Sims 4 ReviewRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    Developer: EA Maxis Release Date: September 2014 ESRB Rating: T MSRP: $59.99 Genre: Simulation / Action-Adventure Platforms: Windows PC Developed by EA Maxis and published by Electronic Arts, The Sims 4 is the 4th major sub-series or generation for the main Sims series.


  13. The Sims 4 Outdoor Retreat Game Pack AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    We recently reported on a possible upcoming expansion pack for The Sims 4 ; one of many that EA and Maxis undoubtedly have planned to release throughout the lifespan of The Sims 4 while it's on the market. The expansion is called Outdoor Retreat and is scheduled for release this upcoming January.


  14. A Small Change Just Made Building In The Sims 4 A Lot More FunRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Kotaku

    But we already knew about that-the developers had The cheat in question is called "Move Objects On," or "MOO" for short. It was a staple feature for many build mode-focused players back in the glory days of The Sims 3 , but EA didn't enable it in the new game from the outset.


  15. The Sims 4 Adds Free Careers; New Outdoor Pack RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    Electronic Arts and Maxis have announced that there are new careers added to The Sims 4 that includes new business opportunities, athletic options and outfits to go along with those new life choices. Over on The Sims website , Daniel has a top 10 list of things you 'need to know about the new careers update'.


  16. A new malware 'WireLurker' hits Apple devicesRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | PR Log

    ... the total number of downloads attributed to trojanized versions of popular games like International Snooker 2012, The Sims 3, Angry Birds, GRID, Two Worlds II, Bejeweled 3, Pro Evolution Soccer 2014 and Battlefield: Bad Company 2. WireLurker crashes ...


  17. A Spanish start-up will let you control a human a avatara remotely -- like The Sims, but for real lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Washington Post

    At first glance - and even second or third or fourth - Omnipresenz sounds like it belongs in a sci-fi movie, not on a crowdfunding site. The Spanish start-up, quickly dubbed "The Sims for real life" by many a skeptical media outlet, claims to be working toward a world in which experiencing life in Barcelona or Seoul or Timbuktu is as easy as going online and hooking up with a human "avatar."


  18. Making The Sims 4 A Lot More BloodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Kotaku

    More often than not, The Sims 4 is a peaceful game. Players can kill their Sims if they wish, but Sims never kill each other.


  19. Updates to "Human Orbit" (PC): New listing + Summary & ScreenshotRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2014 |

    ... own personalities and histories. - Immersive 3D world created by Dan Raihert (Environmental artist on Dead Space 3, The Sims 3) - Atmospheric SFX by Eli Hason (Senior Sound Designer on Thief (2014)) - Node Based Dialogue Editor - Modding Tools


  20. Electronic Arts' Shift To Digital Makes It A Great Buy As A New Battlefield NearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... is there more room for this video game giant to run. EA is the publisher of games such as Battlefield , FIFA , and The Sims . By focusing heavily on digital revenue, EA has been able to experience strong operating cash flow growth. EA's digital ...