The Sims or simulation game was created to give the gamer fun in controlling the life of simulated people. The “Sim” lives within a virtual world, and has all of the same needs and wants as anyone living on planet Earth. It is up to the gamer to help the “Sim” achieve everything from its basic needs for food and going to the bathroom, to more complex needs such as their career aspirations.
In the same way we each have a personality, Sims are also created with different personalities, and you are guaranteed to encounter a Sim personality you dislike in this virtual world, as you would within the real world.
Everyone is familiar with the popular television show, "Dr Who". As one of the most popular television series that was created into an arcade game, it would be this television show. The official licensed game was called “Dr. Who: The First Adventure”. It is based on the episode of Dr. Who in which the doctor is played by Peter Davidson. Dr. Who was a popular British science fiction television show that was imported to television stations around the world.
In the television show, Dr. Who is able to travel through time. He also has the ability to move through space. Dr. Who is not fully human and not fully alien. These characteristics give him the ability to go through time travel. In the arcade game, the Doctor does travel using the TARDIS as in the television show. It is quite an elaborate game as the gamer must find a key to unlock levels of the game.
One of the most popular television series is now an arcade game. Airing on CBS and running for 12 seasons, the television show “Murder She Wrote” was quite popular. The show was based on a detective story and mystery writer called Jessica Fletcher, played by actress Angela Lansbury. It had over 200 episodes created from its start in 1984. After it ended in 1996, another 4 television movies were made. After retiring from English, Jessica Fletcher travels and writes about the numerous mysteries she’s solved.
With the advent of the EA games the SIMS, there was also an arcade version of this game created. The SIMS is a virtual reality game in which single players buy a plot of land that either has a house or the player can build a house. A virtual family can be placed in the house.
It will then be the player’s job to take care of their simulated family. This might seem easy, but each SIM will have personality traits just like a regular human being. Therefore, your SIMS will get hungry, tired, bored and lazy. Just like the people in our real lives.