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‘The Sims 4′ players can now customize their characters’ pronouns

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and developer Maxis bring a welcome inclusivity feature to † From today you can your Sims’ pronouns. The feature is only available in the English version of The Sims 4 for now. EA and Maxis plan to improve it over time and make it available in more languages. They say it’s “a step toward a more inclusive experience for Simmers.”

A screenshot of the feature suggests that players can enter the pronouns they prefer in text boxes. The settings show how the pronouns also work in context – for example “he/she/she would like a grilled cheese”.

The developers worked with and the It Gets Better Project to better understand the impact and usage of pronouns. The organizations helped the team understand where and how binary representations of gender are used in the game.

although The Sims 4 Originally released in 2014, EA and Maxis have continued to support the game with expansion packs and updates. It has a at. According to The Sims 4 was one of the 10 most played games in the US in the first three months of this year, beating players like Rocket League and Elden Ring

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