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August


New screenshots 4 August
The embargo from Sims 4 camp has been lifted and websites are starting to post their reviews and info. I'll be gathering them all but for now, here are 9 new screenshots from the game:

      

      


Sims 4 Hands-on 4 August
Besides the fansites, the commercial gaming sites also released some new previews today. There may be more coming, but for now, here are the first ones:

- PC Gamer: Gameplay video
- Escapist Magazine: Gameplay video
- Polygon: Preview
- Kotaku: Gameplay video
- Game Revolution: Preview

Sim Camp info 4 August
Below you can find the first reports from several fansites about Sims Camp. More will follow later.

- SimsVip I
- SimsVip II
- The Sims Resource
- Sims Legacy Challenge

- SarademoorGames
- TheEnglishSimmer
- Simcookie
- The Sim Supply

- SimFans.de
- SimTimes.de
- Sims-artists.fr
- Billsim

More Sim Camp info 5 August
Below more reports from Sims Camp, and 2 previews from Gamezone and Kotaku.

- Sims Legacy Challenge II
- TheEnglishSimmer II
- The Sim Supply II
- SimsVip III

- Gamezone preview
- Kotaku preview

Even more Sim Camp info 6 August
Again, many reports from Sims camp (credit screenshot Billsim).


- Simsnetwork
- Sims Legacy Challenge III
- The Sims Resource II
- Simcookie II
- SimFans.de II

- Simply Ruthless
- Simply Ruthless II
- Simply Ruthless III
- Simply Ruthless IV
- Simatography

- Sims Artists.fr
- L'universims
- Sim Times.de II
- SimsVip IV
- SimsVip V

Sims3Store update 7 August
A new set in the Sims3Store:

Last Venue of Amore: 30 items for $19,- (temporarily $17,-)


Misc. news 8 August
Wierder Stories trailers
EA made several small Sims 4 trailers. Four of them have been relesed so far:
Stay Weirder - It's Amber - Epic Wood - Cow Plant Love

New blog
There's a new blog on Thesims.com about mods in Sims 4.
Check it here: It’s a Mod Mod World

LGR plays CAS
LGR got their hands on the CAS demo and gave their honest opinion on it.
See it here: LGR CAS demo review

Sims 4 on consoles
And lastly, producer Ryan Vaughan told to MCV that Sims 4 may be coming to other platforms.
Read it here: Videogamer article


More Sim Camp info 9 August
More reports from Sims camp (credit screenshots The Sims Resource).


- Simsnetwork II
- Simsnetwork III
- The Sims Resource III
- Sims Legacy Challenge IV
- Sims Legacy Challenge V

- SimsVip VI
- SimsVip VII
- Simatography II
- Simatography III
- Rachybop


CAS demo out 12 August
I'm probably not the only one that checked their Origin several times a day, but now finally, the demo is out for everybody!
You can find it in Origin's Free games/Demo's and Beta's. Or check Origin.com

Misc. news 13 August
Gamescom
The Sims 4 is presented at the Gamescom and executive Producer, Rachel Franklin shows a demo of the game.
Check it here: Gamescom gameplay demo

Preview
Joystick.com posted an article and talk about a few Sims 4 features. No new info, but there a few new screenshots.
Check it here: Joystick.com article

Gameplay video
The English Simmer posted a long video where they show Sims 4 gameplay.
See it here: The English Simmer video

Sims 4 info 16 August
Sims Community was at Gamescom and had the chance to take a closer look at The Sims 4.
Check their list of articles here: Sims 4 preview

More Sims 4 info 17 August
Beyond Sims went to Gamescom and made a big preview.
See it here: New preview

Sim Cookie was also there and made a long gameplay video.
See it here: Gameplay video

With all this new info, I could update the Traits list and also made a Rewards page here: Traits - Rewards


News from Gamescom 22 August
Dozens of sites went to Gamescom and made gameplay movies and previews the past week. Here's a big update on the most interesting ones (credit screenshot TheSims-4.fr).


- Sims Artists.fr
- Daily Sims
- TheSims-4.fr
- Simscommunity
- ActualidadSims
- Simtimes

- BeyondSims
- Crinrict I
- crinrict II
- SimsObjekt.de
- Simforum.de
- Electronic Arts

- Pixia Gaame
- Everyeye.it
- TF1.fr
- SimsFans.de
- FamilyGamerTV
- Sims3net

New trailer 23 August
A new trailer is released: The Sims 4: Official Launch Trailer

Sims 4 gameplay 26 August
SimGuruRyan and SimGuruHouts talk about build mode in The Sims 4

See it here: Let's Play The Sims 4 - Build Mode


Sims 4 gameplay II 28 August
Another gameplay video on Twitch:

See it here: Live Mode part 1 - Live Mode part 2


Misc. Sims 4 news 29 August
Here are a few previews/interviews from the past days:

- Gamespot: How The Sims 4 Will Be Different To The Sims 3

- News 10: Senior EA game developer talks candidly about 'The Sims 4'

- PC Authority: Hands-on Preview: The Sims 4

- PC MMGN: The Sims 4 interview: Talking emotional, intelligent Sims

- Silentc0re: Build Mode - Getting lucky

- Stevivor: In-depth at E3: The Sims 4

- MCV UK: Life in boxes: The Sims 4 at retail

- The Guardian.: Sims 4: gaming's fascinating answer to reality TV