Excerpt: Finally, after four years of waiting, the much-anticipated sequel to the blockbuster smash, The Sims 2, has finally landed on shelves of retailers everywhere. Can The Sims 2 live up to the promise/hype that has kept fans waiting for years?
Excerpt: Wow! What a cool game. After hours and hours (and hours) of playing The Sims 2, I have come to two conclusions: 1) this game is great and 2) I need to stop playing and write this review before a certain Game Industry News editor comes to kill me. Just kidding, John.
Summary: Making the sequel to the best-selling PC game of all-time is a tricky task. On the one hand, you have a proven formula that you know will sell you plenty of games while pleasing your audience.