Free Base Game starting October 18th 2022
Starting October 19th, 2022 the base game will be free for all players. This raises questions of course. I tried to put together a list of the most important ones.
Crashing/Multiple Tech Issues Patch 1.68.154/1.33
Lots of crashing since Patch 1.68 - Issues are now mostly solved.
Changes to minimum requirements for ‘Discover University’ expansion pack
System requirements for PC and Mac are being adjusted
Maxis drops support for 32 bit operating systems and Non-Metal Mac OS machines
EA/Maxis has announced that they will be dropping support for all Windows 32 bit operating systems as well as Non-Metal Mac OS Machines as of June 2019. What does this mean ?
Script Mods and the Get Famous Patch
Maxis will be upgrading their Python Version to 3.7.0. starting with version 1.47.46 of Sims 4. This change will lead to all existing script mods no longer working and the creators will need to recompile their mods. Thanks go some great modders, new tools are now availble.
Changes to minimum requirements for Cats & Dogs expansion pack
The minimum requirements are being adjusted for Cats & Dogs. To use the pack you'll need a 64 bit Operating system and at least 4 GB of RAM.
Clubs broken with Patch 1.25.135
The issue with the broken clubs has been fixed
Automatic Disabling of Mods on Patching
Mods will be automatically disabled on patching going forward. This is a security measurement.
64 Bit is coming to Windows PC
After over an year, we Windows users get what Mac users had from the launch in Feb 2015: A 64 bit Version. Answers to some questions.
Fix for blank photos coming in next patch
Announcement: Fix for blank/black pictures coming in the next patch.