About The Sims

In SimCity™ Will Wright gave you the power to build and control cities… with The Sims™ you’ll create and control people!


  • … the home of your dreams with powerful architectural design tools
  • Decorate walls and floors in any style
  • Create your own private paradise with landscaping tools


  • … hot tubs, swimming pools, topiaries, pool tables, giant-screen TV’s …
  • Over 150 different objects to furnish your homes and keep your Sims happy


  • Create an endless variety of characters and families
  • Follow a wide range of career paths
  • Make friends, have conversations, insult neighbors, fall in love, have children …


  • … your Albums, Families & Houses using The Sims Teleportation Device
  • Read other players’ family stories in The Sims Exchange
  • Enter contests to win cool Maxis prizes!

Game Trailer

Box Art

Sims 1 Box Art


Expansion Packs