In a parallel universe, 12-year-old me is crying.
Why am I crying, you ask?
Because The Sims 4 is free.
The fourth installment of the life simulation game was launched in 2014, and six expansion packs — which allow for a wider scope of gameplay, like added actions, furniture, clothing, and more — have been released since.
You have until May 28 to get yourself a copy.
All you have to do is go to the Origin store and click “Download for FREE now for a limited time.” To play, you’ll also need to have Origin downloaded and installed, which I am doing as we speak.