Sims 5 UK Release Date: Platforms, Content and More!

Without a new Sims title for five years, we’re excited to see what EA and Maxis have been working on.

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Sims has had a huge impact on the gaming industry, specifically the Life Simulation genre.

EA and Maxis have continued to implement new content in Sims 4 for around five years now.

With all this content, we’re excited to see how and when they implement this into a new title.

Although there is no official release date as of yet, we can make a pretty accurate, educated guess.


Release Date and Time

Unfortunately, we don’t have a release date as of yet.

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We’re still waiting for a possible EA event for us to get more details on an upcoming Sims 5 game.

Sims updates and titles release at a specific time for each time zone.

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This means the UK should get a Sims 5 title around 12 hours later than some areas of Australia.


Sims games are currently releasing on PC, Xbox One and PS4 consoles.

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CUSTOMISATION – Create your own Sim and look however you want!

If Sims 5 is set for a late 2020 / early 2021 release date, it is very likely the game will release on the next-gen consoles.

This would give a lot of freedom to EA with graphics and gameplay due to improved hardware.

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Unfortunately, there are currently no plans for a mobile or Switch release.


Fans have been asking for some extra content at releases like the Cats and Dogs DLC.

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EA and Maxis have continued to create DLC and content for Sims 4, it would be great to get some of this at the release of Sims 5.

We’ll likely see some major updates to graphics and gameplay due to the improved hardware with the new consoles.

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Although we don’t know of a release date as of yet, the release time will likely be 18:00 GMT.

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