On Tuesday, Maxis introduced an enormous change that’s on the way in which in an upcoming replace. It’s a brand new function known as Neighborhood Tales, introducing gameplay moments that occur to Sims exterior of the participant’s management. That is much like a well-liked function from The Sims 3 known as Story Development. Whenever you’re not watching, neighbor Sims will reside their very own lives. They could select a brand new profession, have a child, or divorce their partner. Neighborhood Tales is about to be launched for The Sims 4 on Nov. 30, 2021.
To begin, Neighborhood Tales will likely be barely restricted. The function will likely be targeted on a number of life adjustments for Sims in your character’s speedy neighborhood, like colleagues or bar buddies. Sooner or later, extra Sims will likely be affected, and so they’ll make extra selections with out the participant’s enter. Nevertheless, you continue to get to manage how issues develop. Neighbor Sims with an enormous downside on their thoughts will name you for enter, or you possibly can merely level a Neighbor in direction of a call to encourage them to make it themselves.
This provides some enjoyable alternatives to be a superb neighbor — or to inflict chaos on everybody round you. You is usually a matchmaker and encourage like-minded individuals to get collectively, or you possibly can break up relationships and swoop in on the newly-single Sim. This comes with new Aspirations: Neighborhood Confidante, for many who wish to assist, and Villainous Valentine for many who choose the juicy drama of a break-up.
Neighborhood Tales will likely be a part of a free replace on Nov. 30, and Maxis will maintain updating the system. This primary replace builds a basis for Neighbor Sims performing on their very own, and we may even see extra wild Sims tales in consequence.