EA: ‘DRM is a failed dead-end strategy’

EA’s Frank Gibeau has called DRM a ‘failed dead-end strategy’ following the troublesome launch of SimCity (which is a great game for those still unsure). This article by ShackNews is a great read. SimCity was brought crashing down at launch by its always-online requirement, this we know. However, EA Labels president Frank Gibeau has sworn blind that […]

SimGuruRyan’s Island Paradise Blog

Paddle boats? Sail boats? Walking on hot coals? Pool slides? Wait, we already knew about the last one. Anyways, it’s bloggin’ time! When we started work on The Sims 3 Island Paradise , we had one goal – to deliver you the content, features, and gameplay to not just create and play with an island […]

The Black Scorpion Returns…

Hi all. I have invited Bryce back to the website to help keep a constant flow of news at BeyondSims. Be sure to give him a warm (re)welcome to the site. Yes, I have returned as a writer. Well, in a way I have returned, but at the same time I’m new. Ya know? Anyways, […]

Updated Island Paradise LE Content Description

An English translation of the Amazon Germany IP page by GamerGate gives a more detailed look at the Extra Content to come with the Limited Edition of Island Paradise. The Sims™ 3 Island Paradise LIMITED EDITION includes the exclusive Island Survival Pack The Island Survival pack equips your Sims with the necessities to scrape together […]