The Sims 5 game has been awaited since the last five years but EA and Maxis have not given out any updates on the next installment in the Sims franchise. Fans of the life simulation video game series are eagerly looking forward to any kind of ‘The Sims 5’ updates but so far nothing has been announced officially.
Although, the recent EA’s Q3 2020 financial results event finally gave some hints where CEO Andrew Wilson himself shared some brand new details about ‘The Sims 5’ gameplay and new features. The next Sims game could be online and have multiplayer features and here are more details on The Sims 5 gameplay and release date rumors.
The Sims 5 Gameplay Rumors: Sims Online Features will be Expanded
EA CEO Andrew Wilson hinted on the possibility of having gameplay features similar to the 2002 game, ‘The Sims Online’ to the upcoming installment in Sims franchise. It simply means that ‘The Sims 5’ gameplay could mirror the new multiplayer VR game titled ‘Horizon’ from Facebook. Wilson focused on the fact that social media interactions are a part of the Sims gaming franchise and the next installment will surely take it to the next level.
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It also kind of confirmed that ‘The Sims 5’ and other new ‘The Sims’ game titles are in works at EA and will be launched in the near future Maxis has also been working to adapt ‘The Sims’ game cloud-enabled platforms and it means fans can hope for ‘The Sims 5’ to be a massive online multiplayer game.
The Sims 5 Release Date Speculations and Updates from EA Developers
The Sims 5 release date has not been announced and even the game hasn’t been confirmed officially so far. But there have been certain hints that EA and Maxis developers are working on a new Sims game which could easily be the fifth Sims game. However, the gaming studio will try to milk ‘The Sims 4’ as much as possible before coming with the next installment. Hopefully, fans will get some kind of ‘The Sims 5’ update from EA developers at EA Play 2020 event.