Home / Maxis
Category: Maxis

The Sims 5 Gameplay Photos Leak

A The Sims 5 playtester shares photos showing the game's early builds, including glimpses of apartment decorating and room building.

Read more

Weekly Video Game News Roundup: April 27th

In the April 20th - 27th roundup, we discuss a sales achievement for 'Brink', 'Max Payne 3' on two discs, new 'Game of Thrones' screenshots, the...

Read more

The Sims 4 is Adding Mass Effect Items Later This Month

Sims 4 players will soon be able use Mass Effect-themed clothing items thanks to an upcoming crossover between the two franchises.

Read more

The Sims 4 Player Recreates the Impressive House from the Seasons Trailer

A player manages to recreate the entire house from the reveal trailer of The Sims 4: Seasons, one of the game's most popular expansions to date.

Read more

The Sims 5 Already Being Pirated

The Sims 5 is in development at Maxis Studios, but a group of hackers managed to forge access tokens into this early unencrypted prototype.

Read more

The Sims 5 Starts Playtest, But Some Players Can't Get In

The Sims players are looking for their access to the Project Rene playtest, which seemingly disappeared from their EA accounts.

Read more

How to Download The Sims 4 for Free

Players can find details on how to download The Sims 4 for free on Mac, PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X in this short guide.

Read more

Game Rant’s E3 2012 Awards: Nominations

E3 2012 is over and we've gathered to reflect on the best of what was presented this year. Here are the nominees for Game Rant's E3 2012 Awards!

Read more

Pokemon Fan Recreates Their Favorite Locations in The Sims

A Pokemon fan and The Sims 4 player combines the two iconic franchises through three impressive recreations of memorable locations.

Read more

Fans Sign Petition for The Sims to Add Gender Neutral Pronouns

The Sims 4 has been updated to account for more LGBT+ inclusion, but it still doesn't feature gender-neutral pronouns for its characters.

Read more

The Sims 4: How to Fill Out Reports

Sims 4 players hoping to pursue a career in Business are going to have to learn how to fill out reports. This guide will explain exactly how to do so.

Read more

The Sims 4 Adding Custom Pronouns

The Sims 4 reportedly responds to fan criticisms and will add customizable pronouns to its character creation screen in the near future.

Read more

The Sims 4 University Expansion Leaked

A since-deleted listing on the Xbox Games Store appears to leak the existence of the unannounced The Sims 4 university expansion.

Read more

Why The Sims Is The Most Inclusive Game Ever

In its 19-years of existence, The Sims continues to celebrate and promote people from all walks of life, pioneering inclusivity in video games.

Read more

Sims 4 Modder's Creations Kept Alive Even After He Died

Scumbumbo, a talented Sims 4 modder, has unfortunately passed away, but his work will live on through a group of fellow modders.

Read more

Giveaway: 'Darkspore' Beta Codes! [Updated with Winners!]

We have a number of 'Darkspore' Beta codes to give away, and they're really easy to win. How would you do that? Read on to find out!

Read more

'Darkspore' Hands-On Preview

Excited by the upcoming Maxis Action RPG 'Darkspore'? Check out our hands-on preview to see if your feelings are justified.

Read more

'Darkspore' Interview with Executive Producer Mike Perry of Maxis

We recently had the chance to sit down with Mike Perry, Executive Producer of 'Darkspore,' and find out more about the upcoming PC/Mac title.

Read more

Maxis: 'Darkspore' Could Come to Consoles... If Community Asks For It

In an interview to be published on Game Rant later this week, 'Darkspore' Executive Producer Mike Perry revealed that the Action RPG may see a...

Read more

Maxis' Darkspore Revealed - Teaser Trailer & Details

Darkspore is Maxis' latest take on the Spore franchise, and it may not be what you were expecting. Teaser trailer and first details inside.

Read more

New Spore Game (Darkspore?) to be Announced at San Diego Comic-Con

According to the schedule for the San Diego Comic Con, there will be a panel with Maxis Studios where they will be revealing the next game in the...

Read more

'SimCity' Update 3.0 Addresses Traffic Issues, Releasing Later This Week

Not two weeks after the release of Update 2.0, Maxis is ready to roll out 'SimCity' Update 3.0, which fixes several traffic and transit problems.

Read more

Maxis Confirms 'The Sims 4' For 2014 Release

Nearly four years after the release of 'The Sims 3', EA and Maxis announce a 2014 follow-up to their intensely popular franchise.

Read more

'SimCity' Update 2.0 Detailed, Goes Live on Monday

EA will release Update 2.0 for 'SimCity' next week, which will come with a large number of fixes and improvements, plus some server downtime.

Read more

SimCity: Cheetah Speed Returns, 2.0 Update Coming, Mac Version in June

'SimCity' developer Maxis today revealed that cheetah speed has returned to the game, and that a 2.0 update and a Mac version are on the way.

Read more

EA Offers 'SimCity' Players Free Game: 'Battlefield 3,' 'Dead Space 3,' 'Mass Effect 3,' & More

EA and Maxis have announced the list of free games that angry 'SimCity' players can choose from - while the developers attempt to fix the...

Read more

'SimCity' Hack Lets Users Destroy Neighbors; EA Hiding Customer Service Numbers Online

The latest batch of 'SimCity' disasters have struck customers, with hackers now capable of destroying cities and the customer service number being...

Read more

'SimCity': Maxis VP Explains Internet Connectivity Not EA's Idea

Maxis VP Lucy Bradshaw explains that the always-on requirements and multiplayer elements in 'SimCity' were not EA's suggestion.

Read more