Is Sims 4 a monthly fee?
The Sims 4 base game or Digital Deluxe edition is a one time purchase via Origin.
Will The Sims 4 be free again in 2022?
In a surprise post on The Sims 4 news page, EA announced that the game is transitioning to a free-to-play model on October 18, 2022. Starting that date, players can download the game via the EA App, Origin, or Steam. It will also have no cost on the PlayStation 4/5, as well as Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S.
Do I need a subscription for Sims 4?
Yes. You will need the Origin™ client and an EA Account to install and register The Sims 4. Once installed, you don’t need to be online to play.