Excerpt: My Sims Agents grabbed me, put me in an interrogation room, and grilled me for hours. Okay, not really, but this Wii game captivated my interest better than any video game has in some time. The player starts out as a detective, solving cases in his town.
Excerpt: Love mysteries, twisting plots and sinister villains? Love puzzles, adventure and high tech gadgets? Now players can enjoy the thrill of solving the mystery, while re-joining their MySims™ friends. EA Play Label of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:...
Excerpt: MySims may be a young series, but that hasn’t stopped it becoming a big brand for EA. It all started with town building and since then, there’s been kart racing and a mini game collection. Its most recent foray, MySims Agents is a concoction of the adventure, puzzle and platform genres.
Best MySims yet, with secret agent vibe, cool spy gadgets.
Common Sense Media
6 March 2010
Summary: Parents need to know that MySims Agents is a detective adventure where you become a special agent tasked with solving a series of entwined mysteries. Kids must use their wits to solve the mysteries and win the minigames that are educationally challenging.
Summary: The MySims series is an assortment of kids’ titles built around the MySims brand, which puts cartoonish Sims in a variety of generic situations: MySims Party is Mario Party with Sims, MySims Racing is Mario Kart with Sims, and so on.
Excerpt: The Sims franchise has been a major powerhouse of sales and popularity on the PC for years, but has never really translated into success on consoles and handhelds, managing only modest sales and average reviews.
Pros: – Nice mystery game twist – Fun mini-games to solve cases – Nice sense of humor and fun
Cons: – Trivial challenge can numb the experience – Too much repetition
Excerpt: Itâ€™s easy to be skeptical with a Sims game. While the idea of guiding a bunch of morons you designed through the rigors of normal life has this unique godlike appeal, the series never seems to know what it is doing, with a variety of bad ideas and pointless expansions drowning the initial kernel...