LGR - The Sims 4 StrangerVille Review

1 mar 2019
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Gameplay and overview of the seventh game pack for The Sims 4. What the heck is going on the town of StrangerVille? And why are all those wide-eyed sims ranting about a mother? Let's see!
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Komentarze
  • I'm going through the LGR Pt. 1 playlist. I had it playing in the background and it was soooo jarring seeing the massive jump between 2012-2019 and hearing the Stranger Things reference.

    Scanline _ThoughtsScanline _Thoughts17 dni temu
  • I love strangerville

    GwenGwen2 miesięcy temu
  • I feel like this pack is heavily based on The Sims 2 for PSP - if you haven't played it, look it up. The game was definitely the OG of strange things happening in a small town. There are zombies, vampires, ghosts, aliens, a weird Kaiju cow that a cult worships and a guy very aware he's in a simulation. It even touches on why Bella Goth dissappeared. It was honestly really a really fun little game. I definitely think this pack was inspired by it.

    Aimee BarrettAimee Barrett2 miesięcy temu
  • Anyone else remember that weird ad about this pack where the sims were speaking English? That totally threw me off and made me worried because simlish was always a thing, and then suddenly they’re speaking English? Idk. Felt like it wasn’t even the sims

    KillerKitten753KillerKitten7532 miesięcy temu
  • All they had to was have a Bella Goth clone in there somewhere and the pack would’ve been so much better

    puff-pastry-cornerpuff-pastry-corner2 miesięcy temu
  • Lol! She was doing The Kick from Seinfeld at 2:44

    Jonathan R.Jonathan R.2 miesięcy temu
  • I've seen stranger things

    Callum JamesCallum James2 miesięcy temu
  • No idea if my pack is weird, but Strangerville doesn't look this way in my game. It looks like a deserted desert.

    Crazy HumorousCrazy Humorous2 miesięcy temu
  • wow i should have bought it when it was $10 now its back to $20

    Lady SapphireLady Sapphire2 miesięcy temu
  • wow i would have bought this sooner if I'd known it was like stranger things

    Lady SapphireLady Sapphire2 miesięcy temu
  • This thumbnail has me intrigued 😂👍

    Emilie DEmilie D2 miesięcy temu
  • I married bella goth in the sims 4

    FireShotFireShot2 miesięcy temu
  • Hm... *Strangerhood*

    Sho HidariSho Hidari2 miesięcy temu
  • Glad that I got this for half off.

    ShelleyDewShelleyDew2 miesięcy temu
  • Literally STRANGER THINGS! OMG!

    MAYA SCHWEIGERTMAYA SCHWEIGERT3 miesięcy temu
  • I miss sims 2 😭

    Olivia GreenOlivia Green3 miesięcy temu
  • this pack is very fun at the beginning. though... after you've finished the story, it's just... boring. I think they should've made the quests HARDER, the "risky" actions are also too easy. like the bug plantings are always successful, it's just weird. and you can gather all 15 evidences in the lab (no effort, right?) and... it's just too easy. should've added mini traps to the lab, securities on the outside, and all the stuff which could make the pack harder, and way more enjoyable. personally I give it a 7.5 since the world is unique and cool.

    Anonymous GuyAnonymous Guy3 miesięcy temu
  • Damn! The same city as in the Sims 2 game on DS :o Nostalgia

    Ja DnJa Dn3 miesięcy temu
  • I hope Sims 4 team will make the Sims 4 medieval version just like this

    Fizzy PopFizzy Pop3 miesięcy temu
  • Missed opportunity for a story mode to be added to this town. Come on!

    AlbertBlackoutAlbertBlackout4 miesięcy temu
  • Okay the possessed sims faces and movements give me nightmare omg, it reminds me of the joker gas or something...

    RandomPerson 688RandomPerson 6884 miesięcy temu
  • I wish it were more like Sims 2 versus the way it is. At least in that one they showed us the aliens up front instead of "hiding" them.

    Another Cool Blog Update !Another Cool Blog Update !4 miesięcy temu
  • Coming back to this a year later, i recently bought it during a sale (mainly for build items) but i actually enjoyed the storyline. But after that, the town and pack felt useless. It doesn’t mesh well with the rest of the sims 4 packs. I liked the mystery, but it was relatively easy and there’s no point in solving it again, since there’s really one outcome. It would have been cool to see it as a stand alone sims game like castaway, where the story would have a replay-able factor and more outcomes :/

    danidani4 miesięcy temu
  • I dont even play the sims. I just like watching this dude review stuff

    Kathyrene RollinsKathyrene Rollins4 miesięcy temu
  • I beat the mother plant once with a robot 🤖

    Skulldude 1083Skulldude 10834 miesięcy temu
  • i went in strangerville and i got so scared when they came over

    Belle HuitBelle Huit5 miesięcy temu
  • So it's just sims 2 for the psp lol

    Jish KhamalJish Khamal5 miesięcy temu
  • I’m not gonna lie, I just bought this for the world and build and buy

    Jude FinnieJude Finnie5 miesięcy temu
  • Much like you, I also found the premise of Strangerville to be compelling. I'll have to think about this one.

    Pretty GuardianPretty Guardian5 miesięcy temu
  • Am looking at the video am like lazy too much work

    Lost soulLost soul5 miesięcy temu
  • 7:21 What that neck do?!

    Destiny NightstarDestiny Nightstar5 miesięcy temu
  • This one is more interesting now, with the COVID19 stuff going on.

    Elize LancasterElize Lancaster5 miesięcy temu
  • Hey lgr what is your favourite sims game

    Black AssassinBlack Assassin5 miesięcy temu
  • Well damn. Ugh. I just bought this last night because I thought it was related to strangetown and I wanted aliens. I literally downloaded this just for aliens. And it doesn’t even have aliens?? Well that sucks. I have no interest in playing it now that my male sims can’t be abducted and impregnated.

    Angela NeauAngela Neau5 miesięcy temu
    • Aliens is with Get to Work EP

      ndnadia9ndnadia94 miesięcy temu
  • There’s no way I’m ever buying this. The possessed Sims look like they’re having seizures, and as an epileptic I know I couldn’t play it and not feel uncomfortable or even scared. I can watch this review video fine, but I couldn’t do anything more.

    The Sound of GeorgiaThe Sound of Georgia5 miesięcy temu
  • I actually first heard about this from an amazon echo. There's an app called sims stories where to explore the strangerville mystery, with the exact same plot line.

    Scotland RoneyScotland Roney5 miesięcy temu
  • Strange town was on psp too I loved that game! It had so much depth to it

    Foxy JaiFoxy Jai6 miesięcy temu
  • I would have appreciated it if it was a twelve-lot empty world..

    LianLian6 miesięcy temu
  • what the hell ville?!

    LianLian6 miesięcy temu
  • stranger things... why did i get all excited

    Saskia ChristineSaskia Christine7 miesięcy temu
  • Am I the only one that likes this pack lol

    Draco and KodakDraco and Kodak7 miesięcy temu
    • I really like it, but The world is too small..

      H GreenH Green4 miesięcy temu
  • .... "items befitting the bunker of a post-apocalyptic prepper." You mean all of us??

    Jenn WJenn W7 miesięcy temu
    • Heh. Yeah that quote aged... strangely.

      LGRLGR7 miesięcy temu
  • SPOILER ALERT You missed one thing though. It adds a new death to the game: death by the mother plant. This can happen under two cases. if you attempt to fight the mother plant alone, you will fail and the game will warn you that she is too strong for you to fight alone. If you attempt to fight her again, you will..well.. get devoured by the mother plant. One more way is if you're fighting the mother plant with your friends and you lose, you and all of your friends will become possessed and you will again *surprise surprise* get devoured by the mother plant. i find this especially interesting and i think the death is kind of graphic. Anyways. Dont expect much of strangerville because its a game pack, not a expansion pack. sure, if it were an expansion pack it would have been better, but thats something else. Basically strangerville is as good as any game pack goes.

    Jojo TJojo T7 miesięcy temu
  • See? When I played Strangerville, my first thought was not Stranger Things, but rather a storyline in the 1st Mass Effect game on a planet that has an alien flora called the Thorian that was slowly controlling the minds of the humans in the small colony. Strangervilles storyline and the story about the Thorian in Mass Effect are almost identical, both Mass Effect and Sims are owned by EA - and Mass Effect came out before Stranger things.... I dunno. It's just eerily similar.

    Christine ShaneChristine Shane7 miesięcy temu
  • Sims 2 was my first sims game (then i bought sims 1 to see what the original was like, loved it too, and of course I had sims 3 which was excellent) so I have great memories and fondness of playing for entire days straight in that game as a kid and it makes me so unhappy that Sims 4 is just a husk. An empty shell missing all the vibrance and personality of the predecessors, why would you cannibalize a franchise like this when you already have the BEST previous iterations to pull from? EA is truly the worst, cash grabbing is all they do- which is why I refused to buy the Sims 4 (on launch day) until it was on sale 4 years later for $5. At this point I refuse to pay full price for anything Sims related because it's just a joke of it's former self and I can't be bothered.

    Mo's WorldMo's World7 miesięcy temu
    • @Mo's World Me neither. No hope for EA. I'm confident The Sims 5 will be poop.

      ForeverTS2ForeverTS2Miesiąc temu
    • @H Green I don't have any hope for it, the less the creator of the game is involved the worse the games turn out!

      Mo's WorldMo's World4 miesięcy temu
    • Let's hope sims 5 is better, but it'll be just great graphics and empty worlds

      H GreenH Green4 miesięcy temu
  • I don't want to buy Strangerville just to get the military job... Come on TS4.

    Amedea HaystoneAmedea Haystone7 miesięcy temu
  • after i solved the mystery i went back to the 8 Bells Bar where I was at for a lot of the game solving the mystery. I ordered my girl a gin and tonic and had to her dance to celebrate. It felt right bc she spent so much time there to finish off the story with a final celebration at the same bar. (still gonna play her tho i became attached to her from playing this pack lol) While still solving the mystery Love Day happened and her bf asked her on a date which I rejected bc too busy solving mysteries. I then felt bad and asked him on a date but he was like wow thanks.... unenthusiastically when she gave him a gift, and he rejected her love day advances and made her embarressed so I dumped him on Love Day. fast forward to celebrating at the bar after they mystery is done - there she met and hit it off with a military guy. It was too perfect.

    stephaniestephanie7 miesięcy temu
  • i really loved this pack!! i loved the style of the desert mystery - reminds me of Beyond Two Souls when you have to defeat the desert spirit vibes (no spoiler - there is no desert spirit in sims 4) i loved all the clothes, all the weird town people and vibe, and i loved the furniture. my girl had the blonde dreds that came with this pack and I surprisingly only used one cc top and used some jeans and boots that came with the pack. I had a lot of fun with this one.

    stephaniestephanie7 miesięcy temu
  • I thought this game was a life simulator...

    CynicalToonzCynicalToonz7 miesięcy temu
  • Woah this was posted 1 year ago today.

    Korin The CatKorin The Cat7 miesięcy temu
  • Your music is always 👌🏽

    Ramen _MRamen _M8 miesięcy temu
  • I love this expansion tbh.

    Heartworn FoxHeartworn Fox8 miesięcy temu
  • This pack reminds me of The Sims Medieval In that, you can pretty much do whatever, but you have certain tasks you must do in order to complete a quest.

    Kelly SeastarKelly Seastar8 miesięcy temu
  • Feels bad when you need to buy a whole pack when you just want 2 base features from the previous game. Miltary and Laptops.

    bearoyaybearoyay8 miesięcy temu
  • Why does his sim look like vanilla ice

    Frying PandaFrying Panda8 miesięcy temu
  • So this is just Welcome to Night Vale, right?

    Racheal URacheal U8 miesięcy temu
  • This reminds me more of night vail then stranger things

    Kasane TetoKasane Teto9 miesięcy temu
  • Someone must have been high on making that Stangerville game pack. Looks so strange but stupid LOL

    Holly GroseHolly Grose9 miesięcy temu
  • If u plant bug on sims how do u remove them?

    The silver playstation 2The silver playstation 29 miesięcy temu
  • They should do map packs

    The silver playstation 2The silver playstation 29 miesięcy temu
  • What makes me worried is that in the trailer they talk.. english...

    Slavo Ashur Knight Of TemplarSlavo Ashur Knight Of Templar9 miesięcy temu
  • I mean let's not talk about that time a vampire took over the free world using a military grade mobile app... The Sims 3 was awesome...

    Hanro50Hanro5010 miesięcy temu
  • I think each pack has something about it that makes me wanna buy it.. *The Sims 4:* I love the sims and always have so I had to have it *Cats And Dogs:* I needed the pets and waited long enough *Seasons:* add more of a experience to the game with clothing and emotions *Jungle Adventure:* I love the adventure that the sims can have *Spa Day:* I like the yoga and meditation *Patio stuff:* adds more stuff for outside sims *Backyard stuff:* it’s great for parties and children *Laundry Day Stuff:* it’s cool to be able to wash laundry (don’t ask it’s weird) *Outdoor Retreat:* Camping is nice for families *Cool Kitchen Stuff:* I like having a bigger variety *City Living:* I really wanted to have a city *Spooky Stuff:* great match with seasons *movie hangout:* the TVs it came with are nice and cute for families *Discover University:* Duh college and roommates! *Realm of Magic:* I’ve been waiting for something like this *my first pet:* TBH I got it for a add on for Pets *Toddler:* adorbs! *Fitness:* I really like having more fitness stuff *Luxury Party:* I love the hairs *StrangerVille:* Stranger Things *ParentHood:* phases and I just love it *Vampires:* it’s fun to have a different sim *get to work:* Aliens and interactive jobs *dine out:* love the restaurants *Island Living:* Mermaids and the Island in general *Get Famous:* being a celebrity *Get Together:* cute for teens *Bowling Night:* Bowling *Vintage Glamour:* the old time Stuff *Kids Room:* I love expanding family *Romantic Garden:* love the hairs and plants I don’t have Moschino because I don’t really have a spark from it (Tell me if I forgot any because this took a long time) 🥰

    Gacha_0re0s9Gacha_0re0s910 miesięcy temu
  • Strangerville reminds me of The Sims Life Stories and The Sims Medieval. In that you can do anything you can do in the sims normally but there are goals you must meet in order to progress with the story.

    Kelly SeastarKelly Seastar11 miesięcy temu
  • I like the pack for its tech bugs for spying c:< and of course the mother oh yeah I definitely want a giant alien like plant as an ally 😈 I don’t know about you peeps but this pack fits perfectly into my kind of gameplay

    Mr MMr M11 miesięcy temu
  • How is it that you only get this expansion pack for 20 dollars and i have to save up to 30 to get it😭 whyd they have to raise the price

    Jacob AustinJacob Austin11 miesięcy temu
  • Funny how you have to get this pack in order to get the laptop 😞 i want the laptop without buying the pack

    Jacob AustinJacob Austin11 miesięcy temu
  • Halloween, anyone?

    Sprinkly GloomSprinkly Gloom11 miesięcy temu
  • Wouldn't it be so cool if it was based off of Bella Goth's disappearance

    I couldn’t think of a nameI couldn’t think of a name11 miesięcy temu
  • Lowkey may get this game just for the military career

    Izzy PierceallIzzy Pierceall11 miesięcy temu
  • Reminds me of Roosterteeth’s Strangerhood series.

    hobbeshobbes11 miesięcy temu
  • Your character reminds me of Johnny Bravo

    Gina T.Gina T.11 miesięcy temu
  • I see everyone forgot about PSP version of Sims 2 which explains the story of StrangerVille and the reason of Bella Goth disappearance

    GoTi4NoGoTi4NoRok temu
  • the sims 2 psp is still the best story telling game the sims has

    who the fuck tryna nut in my buttwho the fuck tryna nut in my buttRok temu
  • the sims 4 x stranger things?!?

    YourTypicalPakieYourTypicalPakieRok temu
  • Thank God for mod creators. They should be hired by EA.

    HolyCheezeNipzHolyCheezeNipzRok temu
  • You make me want to play sims ☺️

    Avianna ByrdAvianna ByrdRok temu
  • Ah yes, Enslaved *Gravity Falls*

    Gabby GalopeGabby GalopeRok temu
  • Those crazy people are the results of Area 51 raiding.

    Sir PrizeSir PrizeRok temu
  • The og strangerville on the psp was the shit! (Sims 2 psp)

    The NubsThe NubsRok temu
  • To clarify: The Sims in Black career... can it play out in the other neighborhoods? Or is it just the military career that can spread throughout the Sims 4 game?

    Stephen AtwoodStephen AtwoodRok temu
  • Ralph! He died in a 🔥 🤣😀😅😃🤣😂😄😁😆

    Kashet LenoirKashet LenoirRok temu
  • everytime he says stranger i hear things after 😂😂

    PersyaPersyaRok temu
  • This shouldn’t have been the sims 4 strangerville it should have been the sims stangerville

    Crazydirpgirl /kawwikittiesCrazydirpgirl /kawwikittiesRok temu
  • "Barely coherent statements" because regular Simlish is perfectly understandable!

    Ashley CobbAshley CobbRok temu
  • Praise her glory. Praise the mother.

    Why are you reading thisWhy are you reading thisRok temu
  • This is obviously loosely based off of Stranger Things, it’s in the name!

    sds606sds606Rok temu
  • If i have a teen sim in sims 4 i would do the mysteries in that game pack like stranger things

    Skulldude 1083Skulldude 1083Rok temu
  • Having finally played this- my thoughts (SPOILERS): I was a bit disappointed that given the stranger things theming and general multi-sim style play the Sims is geared towards, they didn't have a way for multiple Sims in a household to work together and all get the hero achievement. I was also disappointed that the households with Sims often shown in the game artwork and footage weren't given appropriate careers and decoration in their rooms in a house when you started the game though this was more minor. Given the emotion system, I also found it frustrating there weren't emotions given for attempting to interact with possessed Sims- if they were freaked out by the vines in the toilet they should be even more freaked out by other Sims or especially friends/family acting weird. I didn't mind the linear storytelling- it took longer if you made them actually work too which made me think about how characters in these stories often don't worry about keeping their jobs or basic things like eating. There's also a mod aspiration available to give you more of a reason to have someone undo this. I liked how big and dramatic the effects were once you kicked into the third stage especially- those crazy red clouds with lightning and the dust everywhere were pretty scary. The gameplay in the middle was a little repetitive though that's mainly bc I was trying it with multiple Sims

    merchantfanmerchantfanRok temu
  • I'm glad I didn't waste money on this pack.

    Amy does thingsAmy does thingsRok temu
  • whats the song used int his video?

    cots_xdcots_xdRok temu
  • Lol I would rather watch stranger things for free in stead of paying for this

    Anfisa BogdanovaAnfisa BogdanovaRok temu
  • I miss sims 1 & 2.... this pack is so disappointing

    SsicaChoySsicaChoyRok temu
  • Is that Stevie T on thumbnail?

    Fly-HighFly-HighRok temu
  • Jumping on the bandwagon of stranger things for profit. Probably would have made more money if they continued the original story line of the sims. I liked the alternate reality part because I felt like it was planned for something bigger. I am a sucker for mysteries and creepy things so seeing more detail and lore for strangetown and other mysteries from previous games would have been very interesting all while making it a life simulation because that’s what makes a sims game a sims game but that’s just my opinion.

    Andrea DawnAndrea DawnRok temu
  • This game's been out for a while but i'm getting it next week and i'm excited .

    casscassRok temu
  • We should all just storm the Strangerville secret military lab. They can stop all of us.

    q306005q306005Rok temu
  • So can you join the military career when you are playing in another neighborhood? Or do you HAVE to play in stranger ville?

    Dom BogeyDom BogeyRok temu
  • Do you think we will we get some cool life state like super villain, super hero, or mutant?

    PhiPhiRok temu
  • Meh and here I thought it was an expansion like Sims 3 world adventures.. Really loved going down those pyramids and find secret doors and solve puzzles ect. :/

    KatiaKatiaRok temu
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