Electronic Arts has issued the promised patches for The Sims 2, bringing both the CD-ROM and DVD editions of the 3D virtual life simulation by Maxis to version 188.8.131.521. This release addresses a wide variety of gameplay issues along with a couple of system/config problems.
- Users with limited user accounts can now run the game.
- Improved performance with Radeon X800 cards. Users continuing to experiencing problems should update to the 4.10 driver.
- The game no longer affects a user's modem settings when connecting to the internet via the modem.
- Fixes a problem with default collections not being available when user data is regenerated.
Download: DVD retail v184.108.40.2061 patch
Download: CD-ROM retail v220.127.116.111 patch
News source: 3D Gamers