The Sims Finally Catches Up to 2021 By Adding the Scared Mood

It's past midnight, and Motherboard's editor in chief Jason Koebler can't sleep. There's a ghost downstairs, sure, but he's already befriended several spectors today. One of them even gave him a cupcake. There's just… something off about this house he lives in with my colleague Edward Ongweso Jr. The creaks in the stairs, the chill in the air… it makes it hard to get anything done at all.

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I’m… actually kind of baffled the Sims had gone so long without this? It seems like a game with aliens, vampires, and the grim reaper would do well to have a Scared Mood