The Sims Online

The Sims Online

The Sims Online (also known as EA-Land) was the first massively multiplayer online variation on Maxis's highly popular computer game The Sims, the second being the Online Weekend mode for The Sims Bustin' Out, and third being The Sims Social. It was published by Electronic Arts and released in December 2002 for Microsoft Windows. The game was sold in retail stores in North America and Japan and could also be downloaded worldwide through the EA.com online store, though the game was English-only and had no official translations. The game charged a subscription fee of US $9.99 per month. In March 2007, EA announced that the product would be re-branded as EA-Land and major enhancements would be made. About a year later, EA announced that the game would shut down all activity on August 1, 2008.

Minimum system requirements: 

The windows game data files & The FreeSO engine: http://www.lgdb.org/engine/freeso

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Developer: Maxis

Comments

Linux?

I don't see any reference to Linux on the FreeSO site.

There are windows binaries to download. There is source that requires Microsoft products to build.

I assume that this game works in wine, but I don't think it should be included on LGDB.