hello i am about to lose my internet for a long time and i cant leave my computer on 24/7 so i am asking how can i play the sims 4 that i preordered and installed with out having to run origins any and all help would be great the sooner the beter please i got less then a few hours tell my internet is shut off so please help me. There are so many limitations. It's like they have concluded that we can get mods anyway, so why bother designing them? There is evidence that this is true, by making it easier to install mods but I digress. Origin really isn't all that bad, but it does use a lot of resources when it's open in the background. Even to run Sims you have to use. Is Origin always a must for sims 4 to run? at PM Is Origin always a must for sims 4 to run? Every time I launch sims 4 it forces me log into origin or the sims 4 won't start. I would rather not have to log into Origin, heck, I would rather not have Origin, but, they weren't wrong in . Jan 31, · Origin's broken, can't play The Sims 4. It's a bit ridiculous that a game that does not require the internet to play can't be opened, because the usual portal to get to it is broken. I'm just annoyed and venting, because this was kind of my plan for the night, and now I can't play.
Find this week's here! This isn't combatting piracy, it's forcing families to buy multiple copies so EA can milk more money out of them. If this is actually a glitch and 'offline mode' is supposed to be a persistent setting as I'd like it to be then I hope to learn how to fix that. Log in. I bought CD's and expect to be able to play without internet if I ever ended up in dire straits.
My Tombraider was Steam only. Earlier I was told I was offline by the game, I found that rather odd considering there was nothing wrong with my connection. Message 3 of 8 33, Views. You do not buy the game - what you pay for is the license to use the software. I'm really surprised that there is not a competing Sims-ish game out there. Having an Origin account was discussed on many sites well before the release date so this should not have been a surprise.
When I'm offline and logging onto Origin, I'm not going online - I'm just logging into the local client. Game content and materials copyright Electronic Arts Inc. This message has been deleted by esmesqualor. I did see a tick box in the options to not require Origin to log on. Reply 1. Most plastic software packaged purchased software has a high cost to develop and the creators deserve a return on their investment. Zombies 2 Other Plants vs.