Background

Control a cast of characters and tell your own stories in The Sims 2. Create your Sims, give them personalities, and see what trouble they get themselves into. Directly control every move they make, customize their world, build their homes, create their food, and design their fashions! Guide them in their careers and fulfill their aspirations as you build their social network and avoid their enemies. Savor the peaks of pleasure and witness the trials of pain in your Sims' lives. How will you play with life?

Gameplay

The Sims 2 comes to the PSP handheld entertainment system, Nintendo DS, and Game Boy Advance bringing with it all the addictive, open-ended gameplay of the fastest-selling PC game of all time. Featuring a unique storyline for each platform, The Sims 2 lets you create, customize, and control different neighborhoods as you delve into the mysteries of Stangetown and strive to uncover its secrets. Mind your Sim's Sanity Meter to save them from a nervous breakdown and connect with other players to trade secrets and play head-to-head mini-games. With The Sims 2 for handheld, now you can take it with you everywhere.

Features

  • Immerse yourself in a world created, customized, and controlled by you. Develop a master plan for your Sim's social life, career, and pathway to greatness...or live in chaos!
  • Genuine console controls let you directly control every move your Sims make.
  • Create thousands of your own food recipes and clothing designs from items you acquire throughout your Sims' world.
  • Sims now have memories, adding a new dimension to managing your Sims' relationships.
  • Play copperatively with a friend for double the fun with new split-screen 2-player mode!
  • Experience endless possibilities! There's a surprise around every corner ... and in the couch ... and on the toilet. Investigate your Sim's world to find hidden opportunities that can help (or hurt) in achieving your Sim's goals.
  • Spice up your Sims surroundings by importing images into the game with the Eyetoy®.

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This remains one of the greatest DS games I have ever played. I love it to bits! TheSims2 DS
Good appearance, some new features, and various exclusive items. Recommendable to say the least. TheSims2 PS2
Easily my favorite game... unbeatably spectacular... the real deal. TheSims2 Mac
The real deal... unbeatably splendid. TheSims2 Mac
The absolute best of the best, one of the originals... better than The Sims 3 in opinion. Still my favorite game of all time. Perfection. TheSims2 Mac
Not too fond of the storyline or graphics, but good for its time, definitely a worthy and vital part of any The Sims timeline. TheSims2 DS
A true original, formally fantastic, the real deal... by far my absolute favorite game. TheSims2 Mac
A true original... formally fantastic... the real thing... nothing else really to say. TheSims2 Mac
A good early console spin off of The Sims 2. TheSims2 DS
The best... an original... formally spectacular. TheSims2 DS
A good ole' classic... worth it anytime. TheSims2 Xbox
Long-time, HUGE want... yup, it's be heaven to have this game. TheSims2 Xbox
Not the best customization, but still a good, classic game. TheSims2 Xbox
This game has absolutely horrible graphics and customization, but it's still incredibly fun and has that Sims feel to it. TheSims2 Xbox
Not the biggest wants... but still pretty desired. TheSims2 Xbox
Not a huge want, I would just really like to have it. Just to, you know, add to my console Sims collection TheSims2 Xbox
prettyprincess1099 and 23 others own The Sims 2
I want this game so freaking bad. TheSims2 Xbox
  • Genre: Life (Xbox)
  • Theme(s): Lifestyle
  • Perspective(s): Isometric
  • Developer: Maxis
  • Publisher: Electronic Arts
  • Released
    North AmericaOct 24, 2005
    EuropeNov 4, 2005
  • Also known as:
  • Sims 2: Hacha Mecha Hotel Life in Japan
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