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The Sims franchise has been globally recognized and became a phenomenon because of its creativity, humour, style, and it fits all ages and genders. The game has sold 200 million copies all over the world and has been translated to 22 languages.

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When should be the Sims 4 Release Date

Unofficially, the Sims 4 release date will be expected in the middle of 2014. Sims fans might need to wait a little longer and enjoy Sims 3 expansion packs for now such as: The Sims 3 Plus University Life, The Sims 3 Plus Seasons, The Sims 3 Plus Supernatural,The Sims 3 Plus Pets which are also great. There is no current update about the 4th franchise as of now. There are also trailers in Youtube which are said to be fake or a leak from the developers. We will discuss that and you may view the trailers on our Sims 4 Trailers article.

The Sims series is still the best selling PC games. The latest Sims 3 sold 1.4 million copies in the first week it came out. So much has changed since the first Sims franchise was released and so many expansion packs were added in each series.

Previous the Sims Release Date

Here are the release dates of the previous Sims versions:

The Sims 1

The Sims 1 is the first of the series and was developed formerly by Maxis and published by EA (Electronic Arts). It was released on January 31, 2000. It had 2 bonified deluxe editions  with exclusive content, and 7 expansion packs.Sims 4 Release Date

The Sims 1 expansion packs include:

  1. Livin’ Large –  August 27, 2000
  2. House Party – March 28, 2001
  3. Hot Date – November 14, 2001,
  4. Vacation – March 25, 2002
  5. Unleashed – September 25, 2002
  6. Superstar – May 15, 2003
  7. Makin’ Magic – October 28, 2003

The Sims 2

The Sims 2 came 4 years after the first version which was on September 14, 2004 for Microsoft Windows. The Mac OS X version was released on June 13, 2005. Subsequently, 10 stuff packs and 8 expansion packs were released.

The Stuff Pack and their release dates per OS are:

  1. Holiday Party Pack – November 17, 2005 for Windows Sims 4 Release Date
  2. Family Fun Stuff – April 13, 2006 Windows, April 30, 2007 Mac
  3. Glamour Life Stuff – August 31, 2006 Windows, June 1, 2007 Mac
  4. Celebration Stuff – April 3, 2007 Windows
  5. Happy Holiday Stuff – November 7, 2006 Windows, September 4, 2007 Mac
  6. H&M Fashion Stuff – June 5, 2007 Windows
  7. Teen Style Stuff – November 5, 2007 Windows
  8. Kitchen & Bath Interior Design Stuff – April 15, 2008 Windows
  9. IKEA Home Stuff – June 24, 2008 Windows
  10. Mansion & Garden Stuff –  November 17, 2008 Windows

Expansion Packs include:

  1. University – March 1, 2005 Windows, December 12, 2005 Mac
  2. Nightlife – September 13, 2005 Windows, March 27, 2006 Mac
  3. Open for Business – March 2, 2006 Windows, September 4, 2006 Mac
  4. Pets – October 17, 2006 Windows, November 6, 2006 Mac
  5. Seasons – March 1, 2007 Windows, June 11, 2007 Mac
  6. Bon Voyage –  September 4, 2007 Windows, December 17, 2007 Mac
  7. FreeTime – February 26, 2008 Windows
  8. Apartment Life – August 27, 2008 Windows

The Sims 3

Released on June 2, 2009, The Sims 3 was now released with game consoles such as Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo DS, Wii, and smartphones with Android and iOS operating systems. Since its release, the game sold over 10 million copies worldwide.

The Sims 3 Expansion Pack and release dates includes:

  1. World Adventures – November 17, 2009 Sims 4 Release Date
  2. Ambitions – June 1, 2010
  3. Late Night – October 26, 2010
  4. Generations – May 31, 2011
  5. Pets – October 18, 2011
  6. Showtime – March 6, 2012
  7. Supernatural – September 4, 2012
  8. Seasons – November 13, 2012
  9. University Life – March 5, 2013
  10. Island Paradise – June, 2013
  11. Into the Future – expected on Fall 2013

As of this writing, 3 expansion packs are not yet released. It is highly possible that The Sims 4 released date  will be at least less than a year after the last Sims 3 expansion pack is out in the market.