The Sims 4 launched a brand new enlargement sort earlier this yr with kits, tiny packs of furnishings or style. They’ve, uh, not been the most well-liked sort of content material within the game’s neighborhood, however they’ve apparently been profitable sufficient that EA and Maxis hold making them. Today, the devs have introduced the Modern Menswear Kit, which introduces an entire bunch of nontraditional masculine clothes.
The new kit is a collaboration with London-based style model Stefan Cooke, and options 23 gadgets. The official announcement runs down “jackets, trousers, suits, and shoes, as well as some of the designers’ favorite pieces, including the Stefan Cooke Wool Varsity Coat with Skirt, a design that perfectly encapsulates the evolution of modern menswear”.
The kit appears particularly targeted on sweaters, and there look like a couple of particular holiday-themed gadgets among the many group. Of course, essentially the most ‘nontraditional’ bits are the masculine skirts. The Sims 4 already helps you to ignore gender boundaries for clothes, however these particular choices ought to be a bit extra flattering for masculine frames.
Nonetheless, followers haven’t been giving this kit essentially the most optimistic reception – whilst kits go. The Sims 4 is already a bit missing relating to males’s style, so whereas an idea pack with a high-end style model is cool sufficient, it doesn’t precisely handle the shortage of choices for these in search of extra conventional male appears.
The Modern Menswear Kit launches December 2. Previous kits have been priced at $4.99 / £4.99 / €4.99, so it’s best to most likely anticipate one thing comparable right here. For extra sandbox video games to dig into, you may observe that hyperlink.