The Sims

Welcome to My Sims House of Horrors

Welcome to My Sims House of Horrors

The Sims is a great way to create fun, unrealistic versions of everyday life — a blessing in disguise for the times we’re living in. But it has another purpose: Finding out how evil you can be to digital strangers. For this unholiest of months, I decided to create a…

A Video Game About Going on Vacation Is Just the Escape I Needed

A Video Game About Going on Vacation Is Just the Escape I Needed

Video games have the ability to take us to the furthest reaches of our imagination, telling award-winning science fiction, fantasy, and horror stories (or just turning us into giant blobs that fight each other). Given how terrible the real world has been lately, you’d think the best escape would be…

Exposing The Dark Underbelly Of The Sims Lore

Exposing The Dark Underbelly Of The Sims Lore

The Sims is a franchise that emulates the real world, letting you take your digital families through all the trials and tribulations of the mundane human life. But also, there are ghosts. And plant people. And witches. Wizards, too. Oh, and werewolves. Plus, whatever the heck