The Sims 5: Everything We Know About The Sims 5

The Sims has been one of the world’s most famous video game franchises since its first title released back in 2000. The popular real-life simulation game allows gamers to literally create their own story.

Players can get married, have kids, build a house, start a job, etc. Anything you want to do is usually within reach while playing The Sims games. Now, with Sims 5 coming out in the future, many are getting prepared to dive back in and create their very own story.

Here is everything we know about The Sims 5.

The Sims 5 Release Date

Unfortunately, there is no official release date for The Sims 5. In fact, there really isn’t a release window for the game. When first announced back in 2022 by Electronic Arts (EA), it was claimed that the game was still “years out” from being released.

The last main title in the franchise, The Sims 4, was released all the way back in 2014, making it officially 10 years old. So many had expected a new title to be out by now.

Well, it seems that EA is going all in on this new Sims game, making sure it’s as perfect as ever. While no release date has been announced, it can be presumed that the game will more than likely not be released during 2024.

Many expect the game’s release window to be between 2025 and 2026, but only time will tell.

Will The Sims 5 be Free-to-play?

One important detail that was included with the game’s announcement was the fact that The Sims 5 will be free-to-play. The game also will be getting constant updates, as EA plans to evolve the Sims 5 over time.

This will potentially mean there will be no new Sims game after The Sims 5 for quite a long time. The Sims 5 will constantly be getting new material added to it, with EA hoping that players will stay playing the game for the long run.

Will The Sims 5 be Playable on All Platforms?

As of now, little is known about what platforms The Sims 5 will be playable on, except the PC and phone. When the game was announced, it was also revealed that the game would work on both PC and mobile, making it incredibly versatile.

Many were excited to see that a brand new Sims game would be playable on-the-go, while also on their PCs.

But will the game work with Xbox, Nintendo Switch and PlayStation? Well, at the moment, there are no details on whether the game will be playable on other consoles.

Will The Sims 5 have a Multiplayer Mode?

Many Sims fans are already ecstatic to know that The Sims 5 will have a multiplayer mode. The Sims is not a competitive series, so those playing it with others won’t necessarily be competing against each other.

Instead, the game is more of a collaborative piece, where players can work together to build their own lives within the game.

When Will We Know More About The Sims 5?

Unfortunately, the game really only has a very limited amount of information released about it. Many gamers have been hoping that EA will reveal more about the title sooner rather than later, but we could possibly get a little extra information during 2024.

Hopefully, though, EA will give fans some more news within the next year, so people have something more to look forward to.

Stay tuned to Insider Gaming for more The Sims 5 updates.