The Sims Mobile

The Sims Mobile – Frequently Asked Questions

The Sims Team sent us some frequently asked questions related to their brand new mobile game – The Sims Mobile!

The Sims Mobile 101! (Frequently Asked Questions)

What is The Sims Mobile?

Play with life in The Sims Mobile! Create your Sims, give them unique personalities, and customize their homes with more detail than ever before on mobile. Interact with other Sims to form relationships and unlock rewards. Experience your Sims’ lives as they accomplish career goals, party with friends, and fall in love. What stories will you tell? The legacy your Sims leave behind starts today.

Who develops The Sims Mobile?

The Sims Mobile is developed by Maxis Studios, creators of The Sims and SimCity.

What do you do in The Sims Mobile?

CREATE AMAZING SIMS
Customize your Sims with distinct appearances, hairstyles, outfits, and accessories. Add different personality traits and choose their life goals from careers like Fashion Designer, Club DJ, and Doctor, to hobbies like Cooking, Guitar Playing, and Writing.

BUILD A FANTASTIC HOME
Design your Sims a home where they can experience all that life has to offer. Effortlessly personalize home layouts and designs, choosing from a variety of furniture, appliances, decorations, and more. Unlock activities like making tacos or thinking in the shower, and decorate with item combination to access unique actions like snuggling on the couch with your sweetheart. Plus, unlock fun venues like a fashion studio, restaurant, and nightclub and customize their layouts.

SHAPE YOUR SIMS’ LEGACY
You have the power to shape your Sims’ families over multiple generations. When your Sims accomplish their career goals and retire, you’ll be rewarded with Heirlooms that unlock hobbies and careers for future generations, allowing new Sims to tell deeper stories. A grandfather’s success as a local politician may open the path for his granddaughter to be governor, or even president. A mad scientist uncle could inspire his nephew to become an astronaut.

PLAY TOGETHER
Host and attend parties with other Sims where you can socialize, show off your amazing house, earn rewards, develop romantic relationships, and even decide to move in with other people’s Sims. Sims can also join big moments like The Alien Arrival. There are endless ways to make choices and connections!

Fall in love, start a family, pursue dream careers, and fulfill aspirations and wishes. Have fun your way in The Sims Mobile!

Is this The Sims 4 on Mobile?

The Sims Mobile provides a completely new mobile experience in the Sims universe.

Is The Sims Mobile replacing The Sims FreePlay?

The Sims Mobile and The Sims FreePlay are entirely separate games, each with their own unique experience, and will exist together in App Stores. The Sims FreePlay will sit side-by-side with The Sims Mobile to bring you the ultimate The Sims experience!

When will The Sims Mobile be available?

The Sims Mobile is coming soon to territories worldwide. Stay tuned for more updates!

What territories will The Sims Mobile be soft launched in first?

The Sims Mobile is currently soft launched in Brazil exclusively.

Is The Sims Mobile free-to-play or a premium app?

The Sims Mobile is free to download from your Apple App Store and Google Play Store.

What devices/platforms can you play it on?

We will be supporting devices with iOS 9.0 and above, as well as devices with Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and above.

Where can I go to find information on The Sims Mobile?

For the latest details and breaking news on The Sims Mobile check out our site (www.thesims.com/mobile) and make sure you’re part of our The Sims Mobile forum (http://forums.thesims.com/en_US/categories/the-sims-mobile) to get the ultimate scoop!

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Jovan Jovic

Founder of the Sims Community website. I've been a Sims player for over 10 years and counting! My free time is usually spent in writing articles, graphic design and activism.

  • Simfan923

    Well that explains the maintenance on the forums. They wanted to add the new section.

    • Simona Draksaite

      and shuffle all of the PC sections into one condensed mess.

  • Tiffany Nicole Taber

    Is it going to be releases in the united states ?

  • simsfan9911

    They said its supported on devices with iOS 9.0 and above, as well as devices with Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and above. I have Marshmellow on my xperia and i guarantee its not supported even though its higher than jellybean. I literally guarantee it!

  • Emmatigerlily

    They appear to be missing the most frequently asked question of all: “But why?” 😉