- You do not need to have any bought The Sims game in your Origin account.
- You must do this before 31st July 2014.
1. Open your Origin account. 2. Redeem the following code: I-LOVE-THE-SIMS. 3. Done! You now have The Sims 2: Ultimate Collection for free and forever!
Obviously not required, but you can download a "The Sims 2: Ultimate Collection" loading screen made by the community (by default, the game has the same loading screen as The Sims 2: Fun with Pets Collection). It looks wonderful and is available in various languages.