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Origin offering The Sims 4 for the low price of free

Origin offering The Sims 4 for the low price of free

If you're still puttering about The Sims 2 or 3 with your nostalgia goggles on, perhaps it's time for an upgrade. You've held strong. Now, as your reward, the life sim game is free.

The game-makers announced the news on Twitter, revealing that the offer would only be in place until May 28th.

The Sims 4 made its debut back in 2014 on PC.

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If you're anything like us, you've been fans of The Sims franchise since the very beginning. I initially tried to claim the game via the Origin client itself, but I was only able to receive it as a gift, and other users have reported the same issue.

Needless to say that those gamers who have forked out a pretty penny for The Sims and all its expansions aren't too please about the decision to make it available for free. Those can be purchased separately through Origin after installing the base game. Now you don't have to pay a cent to get into the base game, either, since EA is temporarily giving it away for free. There's plenty of content to enjoy before you have to think about expanding it.


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