GDC Vault is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC
This is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.
|Session Name:||Life is a Social Game: Lessons Learned Bringing The Sims to Facebook|
|Company Name(s):||Playfish of Electronic Arts|
|Track / Format:||Game Design|
Did you know free users get access to 30% of content from the last 2 years?
The Sims Series has sold over 150 million games in 10 years. But in just six months, 70 million players have already played The Sims Social. This transition from a AAA franchise into a successful free-to-play social game was a major design challenge.