The Most Helpful Sims 4 Cheats (So Far)

The Sims is one of those game series that doesn’t just allow cheating; it invites it. For many fans, tinkering with the game’s inner guts is the best part of playing. The Sims 4 is no different. But it’s also very new. So let’s walk through the game’s earliest secrets.

The Clue Mansion, Completely Remade In The Sims 4

Killing someone with a candlestick might be impossible in The Sims 4, but apart from that, everything looks perfect in raiderofawesome and PushingUpRoses‘ recreation of the Boddy Mansion from the murder mystery board game Clue (or Cluedo for Europeans).

Downton Abbey, Made In The Sims 4

Continuing the tradition of giving popular TV shows the Sims 4 treatment, one talented player has recreated the iconic setting and main cast of Downton Abbey. Impressively, this was done using the game’s modern set-pieces.

Sports Glitches Are The Best Glitches

Photo: Mainly because they are downright horrifying or hilarious and nothing in between. Reddit user xluke discovered this glitch in NHL 15, thankfully for us and our weekend entertainment.

All Four Members Of The Beatles, Created In The Sims 4

Briefly: All four members of The Beatles, created in The Sims 4. D’awwww. The Sim versions of celebrities (Simlebrities?) are gonna be so good this time around aren’t they?

Let's Hope The Sims 4 Looks This Good Someday

The Sims has always been a beautiful series of video games. Save for the occasional foray into high fantasy, however, it’s mostly drawn from modern suburbia for its artistic palette. It doesn’t have to be that way though.

The Sims 4: The Kotaku Review

The Sims 4 is a big game. But like any so-called life simulator, it only seems that way when you add up its countless tiny bits and pieces into one giant mosaic. Actually playing the game feels like you’re both telling and watching a series of private, intimate stores.

There's A New SimCity Game Coming To Mobile

Looking very much like the mobile counterpart to last year’s troubled city building simulator, SimCity Build It has been announced by EA as “an all-new SimCity game like you’ve never seen before”. There are so many ways this could go wrong.

EA's Studio Firemonkeys Hacked Last Year, Didn't Immediately Inform Users

A source has told Kotaku Australia that the forums of EA’s Melbourne-based studio FireMonkeys were hacked in September 2013. According to the source, the entire forum was infiltrated and taken offline. This hacked data allegedly included 40,000 usernames and passwords.

How The Sims Has Changed Over The Past 14 Years

A big question many gamers have had since The Sims 4 launched last week is how the latest instalment compares to the other three core games in EA’s longstanding series. Now, one Sims fan has attempted an answer in the most literal way possible: by playing all four on one PC at the same time.