The Sims™ 4

Review by Joanna Benson
29 Apr 2021
5
  • Author: Maxis
  • Last update: 02 Sep 2014

The Sims 4 game is a simulation game that you can play on Microsoft Windows, OS X, and Linux. It is the fourth major title in the life simulation video game series The Sims.

Gameplay

The Sims 4 is a life simulation game, where players create a Sim character and control their life to explore different personalities which affect the game. The player has an amount of time to complete goals before the Sim's life ends. You can choose to play as either a male or a female Sim. There are some pre-made houses in the game, but the player has the option to either buy or build a house. The player has the option of either playing live or as a ghost.

The player has the ability to control what the Sim wears, eats, and talks about. There are different gameplay modes such as Creative, where the player can build houses, and Build mode, where the player can build and design homes. In Create-A-Sim, the player has the option to choose different body types and personality traits for the Sim. There are also different objects that the player can choose to put in the Sim's home.

Graphics

"The Sims 4" is a simulation game, so the graphics are somewhat cartoon-like, but still detailed. The Sims 4 does not have a loading time, so everything is instant.

Replayability

The Sims 4 has a lot of replayability. You can play as different Sims and have a different experience each time. The player has the option to create more Sims and go back to previous Sim generations. There are also different challenges and ways to play the game.

Pros

  • The Sims 4 is a life simulation game, so it's easy to play
  • There are different ways to play the game
  • The Sims 4 does not have a loading time; it's instant
  • The game is realistic; there are different body types, personalities, and emotions
  • The player has the ability to create more Sims
  • The player can play at their own pace

Cons

  • There is a lot of content to download.
  • The game has a lot of glitches.

Conclusion

The Sims 4 is a life simulation game where the player can create and control a Sim character. There are different gameplay modes, and the player can create more Sims and go back to previous generations. The game is easy to play and realistic.