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Rest In Peace Maxis Studios

Electronic Arts has shut down its developer studio, Maxis. Founded by Will Wright and Jeff Braun, the company has been responsible for creating the Simcity and Sims series for 29 years. 72 more words


A Dragon Age Stan Hate Plays Inquisition

Warning: This article may contain some minor Inquisition spoilers but I endeavored to keep them at a minimum!

As a fan of the Dragon Age gaming series, I knew going in playing  2,988 more words


The Sims 4 is 64-bit on a Mac

I’m going to put this to bed once and for all because I’m fed up with having to post the same screenshot to prove this. 19 more words


Sim City Developer Maxis is No More

Maxis, the storied developer behind such games as Sim City, Spore and The Sims, has been shut down indefinitely. EA confirmed the closure of the developer this morning. 49 more words


Why it's a sad day for fans of 'The Sims'

The studio that gave life to the classic SimCity video game franchise, among many others, is being shut down.

Electronic Arts is closing game studio Maxis’ headquarters in Emeryville, California as it shifts development of… 290 more words


EA closes Maxis Emeryville studio | EA cieraa el studio Maxis Emeryville

[EN]: Gamers who have been following the history of Electronic Arts know that not all studios survive after joining EA. Throughout the years, we’ve seen many developers become members of the EA family and then being shut down due to various reasons. 675 more words


End of an Era

This morning I woke to the news that the game developer Maxis has been shut down. I stumbled across this information whilst sleepily flicking through my morning newspaper (by which I mean scrolling through Facebook while still half asleep in bed and barely functioning) and a headline that caught my eye made me jump. 641 more words