Tag Archives: Interesting Things

How to fix The Sims

The Sims can get pretty dull. We play games to escape to more interesting places and do more interesting things. In The Sims though, you end up escaping to a suburban neighbourhood where you still have to do the dishes, shower, cook breakfast, etc etc. And while the expansion packs might add new novelties, they aren’t really improving the core game, just extending it. It needs more randomness, more crazy, more opportunities to make emergent dramas play out. So, a list then, of ideas to inject some fun an interest into The Sims. And all these things can happen to…

GTA IV

My relationship with GTA IV has been an odd one. When I first saw the trailers it looked really good, then the hype started and eventually began to anger me, then I saw more and more footage of it at which point I started to not care and wondered if I ever would care, then I bought it and decided I actually rather liked it and now I have finally finished the main story so in typical Gaming Daily fashion (read: so late its comical), I’m going to splash some words about to the tune of what I thought. In…