a hardcore gamer, chances are you already know all you need about the Sims and that you have never played it.
The Sims is a strategic life simulation game developed by Maxis and published by EA and has the top selling PC game in history. And that's the reason (most probably) why 20th Century Fox decided to buy the rights for making The Sims Movie.
Steve Asbell is overseeing the project for Fox with SIMS Studio head Rod Humble managing the creative property for Electronic Arts. Brian Lynch (Big Helium Dog and Scary Movie 3) will script. story is under wraps with talent yet to be named.
"The SIMS has done an interactive version of an old story, which is what it's like to have infinite power and how do you deal with it", said Humble. "Given that that's an old story, you can imagine how easily that would translate to traditional story telling".