The Sims 4 Update: Features And Fixes

The Sims 4 Update Features And Fixes
The Sims 4

The latest update for The Sims 4 has come for the fans. What is in the new update for Sims 4? Are any new contents or expansion coming for the game? Are there any fixes in Sims 4? In this blog, we will discuss all the new contents and fixes that have come with the latest update for The Sims 4. The Sims 4 is a social simulation video game and the fourth installment in the famous Sims franchise. Marxis developed this installment as well and released it in 2014 for Microsoft Windows, in 215 for macOS, and in 2017 for Xbox One and PlayStation 4.

The Sims is a huge franchise that started back in 2000 with The Sims. The franchise’s creator is Will Wright. The series is a sandbox game in which there is no main objective. The game allows the players to create a character called Sims and do what they want, like socializing, making them make food, etc. This franchise is a part of a much bigger and larger franchise called Sim Series. The Sims has a positive reaction from fans and critics alike and is a commercially successful franchise. The Sims franchise has sold over 200 million units and is one of the best-selling games in the world.

What is The Sims 4?

The Sims 4, just like its predecessor, is a social simulation game and has no true main goal. The players make choices and interact with the environment. The Sims 4 allows the player to create a virtual character called sims. The players have to make their sims happy and satisfied otherwise, they will die. There are various ways in which the sims can die, so the players have to carefully avoid all those things. 

The Sims 4 Update
The Sims 4

In The Sims 4, the sims work to earn money. The work can also be varying, like getting a job, selling items they crafted, etc. The skills are an important aspect of The Sims 4. These skills are what will help them in progressing further, for example, learning painting skills, cooking skills, etc. The game allows the players to build and edit their houses. 

As of writing this blog, The Sims 4 has a total of 11 Expansion packs. It has over 30 million players worldwide and has generated over one billion dollars in revenue for Electronic Arts.

The Sims 4 New Update Contents

Maxis dropped some news for their content along with the latest update, which will come to their social simulation video game, Sims 4. What has it brought for the players? Let us discuss everything about the latest update in detail.

New Features

Sims 4 will receive a new kit in the coming days. What are those kits?

Sims 4 new kits are called Carnaval Streetwear Kit. This kit will bring the outfits and accessories from one of the biggest festival celebrations in the world, Brazil Carnaval. The company has collaborated with the drag queen and singer-songwriter Pablo Vittal. The inspiration for the new features also comes from Pablo as well. The devs have said that they worked closely with Vittar to bring the Create-A-Sims looks, which are inspired by the vibrancy, feelings, emotions, and colors of the festival.

For Today’s update, Sims 4 will add a new radio station called Carnaval Beats. From Carnival Beats radio station, the players can listen and enjoy the hit song Buzina of Pabllo Vittar from her album Não Para Não.

New Pronoun Update

The developers, during a Twitch Livestream in 2021, opened up the players about new changes they will bring moving forward.

The developers have confirmed that in coming updates, one of the changes will bring in customizable pronouns for the sims character. This new feature will make the players more freedom in their expressions. Marxis, the developers of The Sims 4, has collaborated with It Gets Better, an NGO for LGBTQ+ empowering, to bring changes that will be more accurate to the audience. They said that by doing so, they will slowly transition The Sims 4 to gender neutrality.

Update Fixes

Base game

  • The players with villainous traits toward their valentines can now ask and convince the spouse to leave.
  • In a quest where the romantic partner will call and ask for advice regarding a pending engagement proposal will now not call from this update onwards.

The Sims 4 Cottage Living Expansion Pack

  • No display of likes and dislikes of Cottage Living in all the translated text except English is now fixed.

The Sims 4 Journey To The Batuu Expansion Pack

  • All the sims with any traits will now receive proper galactic credit payout for all the completed missions in Batuu.

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Carnaval Streetwear Kit Release Date

When will this kit release for The Sims 4? 

The Sims 4 Update: Features And Fixes
Carnaval Streetwear Kit

The developers announced in the latest update that the Carnaval Streetwear Kit will release on 3 February 2022 for everyone on Microsoft Windows, macOS, PlayStation 4, Xbox One.

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