The Sims is an excellent game series that unfolds a fascinating open-world environment for the players to explore. They get the chance to virtually experience household and basic activities like going to school, petting the dog, get along with the family, and so on.
It’s been six years since the last installment of The Sims series, and fans are eagerly waiting for a sequel. After the developers had been updating The Sims 4 with exciting patches like Discover University, Cats & Dogs, and others, The Sims 5 is under works. Although we don’t have an exact release date for the fifth installment of the life-simulation game series, there are some strong hints that it will be released next year.
No more updates for The Sims 4
The developers of the series themselves announced that there won’t be any more updates for The Sims 4, even though the game received plenty of expansions. This clearly points to the conclusion that The Sims 5 is receiving more attention for a possible release that will occur anytime soon.
We shouldn’t also forget that it’s highly possible that the development of The Sims 5 to be postponed by the coronavirus pandemic. Therefore, the release most likely won’t happen in the next several months, and it will occur by 2021, if not in late 2020.
Sony and Microsoft will both release next-generation gaming consoles by Christmas: the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X, respectively. The Sims 5 will most likely be compatible with them, and we can’t wait to see the game running on the two high-tech consoles. However, the game will most likely be available also for the usual platforms: PC, PS4, and Xbox One. There are also hints from various specialists claiming that the upcoming installment of The Sims series will be cross-platform.