The Sims 4

The Sims 4 Console: New Update! (February 7th, 2023)


New Update for The Sims 4 on Console has fixed the crashes!

A new update for The Sims 4 has been released for both PlayStation and Xbox players. While the update itself is small, it addresses a big issue that has been having an impact on a number of console players. So for those of you who have been experiencing unpredictable crashes and the game shutting down randomly, which has occurred since the January 31st, 2023 Patch, this update should address those issues.

The update should apply automatically to your game, however if not, you can request a new update by checking for updates under The Sims 4 game tag.

Patch notes for this particular update are short, however, you can find out more below.

The Sims 4: NEW UPDATE! (Aug 30th, 2022)

Patch Notes

Console: Version: 1.70

Hello Simmers

What a week – Behind The Sims, The Sims 4 launched on Epic Games Store, and a patch. That last one is why we are here again. These release notes are short as it’s focused on fixing one thing, crashing.

We appreciate all of the reports and feedback around the issue, and appreciate your patience and understanding while we worked on getting this fix implemented.

– The Sims Team

Base Game
  • We identified an issue which was causing The Sims 4 to shut down on PlayStation and Xbox. We have taken steps to address this and this particular issue should no longer occur.

Has this recent update addressed the issues you may have been experiencing since the previous update? Let us know in the comments below.

Don’t forget, you can report any issues you may be experiencing over on The Sims 4 section of EA Answers HQ.

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Hey, I'm Krista! Long time Simmer and Sims Community Staff.

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