EA Ships The Sims 2
has the announcement of the return of the little people:
Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 17, 2004--The wait for millions of Sims fans is
over. Electronic Arts (Nasdaq:ERTS - News) today announced that The Sims(TM) 2,
has shipped to retailers under the EA GAMES(TM) brand and is now available on
store shelves. The award-winning The Sims 2, developed by EA's Maxis(TM) studio,
is the sequel to the #1 PC game of all time. The Sims game and its expansion
packs have sold over 36 million units worldwide.
"We are excited to have reached this milestone and thrilled to turn over this
revolutionary game to our community and fans and let them take playing PC games
to a whole new level," said Lucy Bradshaw, Executive Producer of the game at
EA's Maxis studio. "For the first time, players will see emotions, live through
life's most memorable moments and unleash their inner film-making capabilities,
all in one game."