The game that makes it fun to torture virtual people is returning with The Sims 4.
Editor’s Pick EA had a good E3, and Frank Gibeau is one reason why that happened. Here’s our interview with EA’s studio boss.
The creator of SimCity and The Sims talks about the state of the game industry and the art of game design.
Wright says he loves playing World of Tanks, which is like a “first person shooter for old people.”
The well-known game designer started at Electronic Arts, working on The Sims. Now, she’s running a Ubisoft studio with 300 employees.
Editor’s Pick It’s easy to take shots at Riccitiello’s record, but his successes and failures were complex.
We’re sure to see a lot of ambitious projects on Nintendo’s Wii U in the next few years, but here’s hoping that nobody takes the console’s dual-screen concept in any disturbing directions.
Legendary game designer Will Wright is so cool that even his PowerPoints are fascinating.
GamesBeat 2012: In Will Wright’s vision of the future, the player is the game.
As the gamification industry continues to grow, it looks to game designers for help and advice.
Will Wright’s games from SimCity to The Sims have sold more than 100 million units. That’s why people are paying attention to his new startup and game idea, HiveMind. The Berkeley, Calif.-based company is focused on “personal gaming,” or a kind of title that can customize itself for the individual player, taking into account aspects of a player’s real-life situation as elements of the game.
Game publishing company Electronic Arts‘ newest social game, The Sims Social, has passed social gaming supergiant Zynga’s Farmville and now has 36 million monthly active users just under a month after its launch, according to AppData.
Electronic Arts’ latest Facebook game, The Sims Social, has picked up more than 4.6 million daily active users after launching a week ago, according to AppData.
Confirming previous reports, Zynga verified that it poached another Electronic Arts executive. Jeff Karp, who was formerly executive vice president at EA Play, has joined Zynga as chief marketing and revenue officer.
The Sims Social, a social gaming version of Electronic Arts’ incredibly popular life simulation franchise The Sims, is now live on Facebook.
Electronic Arts announced today that it is releasing a new social game for Facebook that is built off its popular life simulation game, The Sims. The company made the presentation at the Electronic Entertainment Expo today in Los Angeles, Calif.