On Tuesday, Maxis introduced a giant change that’s on the way in which in an upcoming replace. It’s a brand new characteristic referred to as Neighborhood Tales, introducing gameplay moments that occur to Sims outdoors of the participant’s management. That is just like a preferred characteristic from The Sims 3 referred to as Story Development. While you’re not watching, neighbor Sims will dwell their very own lives. They might 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 shall be barely restricted. The characteristic shall be centered on a couple of life modifications for Sims in your character’s quick neighborhood, like colleagues or bar buddies. Sooner or later, extra Sims shall be affected, and so they’ll make extra choices with out the participant’s enter. Nevertheless, you continue to get to regulate how issues develop. Neighbor Sims with a giant downside on their thoughts will name you for enter, or you possibly can merely level a Neighbor in the direction of a choice to encourage them to make it themselves.
This provides some enjoyable alternatives to be neighbor — or to inflict chaos on everybody round you. You generally is 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 individuals who wish to assist, and Villainous Valentine for individuals who choose the juicy drama of a break-up.
Neighborhood Tales shall 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 appearing on their very own, and we may even see extra wild Sims tales consequently.