The Sims Wiki is an encyclopedia about a video game - that in itself makes most of what we talk and write about here a pretty niche topic. The average "person on the street" simply isn't going to care about most of what is talked about here. And that's okay. The Sims Wiki doesn't exist to be , and anyone visiting The Sims Wiki to find out about non-Sims information is "barking up the wrong tree" to begin with. It's okay that our wiki gets into the details about The Sims games and the worlds, characters, objects and features that comprise them. Certainly most of the information on the wiki may be useful to some people at some point as they play the games, otherwise there would be no purpose in the wiki existing at all.
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Last week's announcement of The Sims 4: City Living left a lot of unanswered questions about how our Sims would live in this new city. Luckily, over the last couple days more information has come out regarding the function of apartments in City Living.
- Apartments vs penthouses
City Living seems to be walking a line between The Sims 2: Apartment Life and The Sims 3: Late Night with its handling of apartments, by offering both apartments and penthouses. Apartments are part of a larger "apartment shell" building, and up to four apartment units can be part of a single building
The Sims team has released a trailer, detailing many of the new features in apartments in City Living. Take a look:
As always, we are on the lookout for more information abou…
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I've been a member of The Sims Wiki for over seven years. In that span of time, I've seen many many editors come and go, many administrator promotions and retirements, so many new game releases, numerous wiki themes, and much more. The wiki is an always-changing, always-evolving thing, even if we cannot perceive its evolution on a day-to-day basis. Up to now, these changes have been incremental and predictable, and driven largely by the community of editors and administrators we have here, and not necessarily by outside influence (except when Wikia decides to force out a new "feature" or a new wiki skin). As the wiki has changed, we've adapted along with it, and along the way we've worked to improve upon our foundations.
Up to now, our focu…Read more >