Virtual Families

Virtual Families

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
5.0
out of 1 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.00.05
  • Total Downloads:
    5,701
  • Date Added:
    May 06, 2009
  • Price:
    Free to try (1-hour trial); $19.95 to buy (Buy it now)
  • File Size:
    56.97MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    5
  • Platform:
    Windows

Editors' Review

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Virtual Families provides an impressive game for users who want to manage a simulated family's life. This program gives the popular game Sims a run for its money.

The simulation's interface was impressively professional with graphics and strategy that reminded us of the aforementioned Sims. The Help file's excellent onscreen tutorials kept us informed while we played and also improved our gaming skills. To adopt a player, you choose from a variety of interesting character designs and jobs. Most of these were funny, such as ketchup bottler, barbecue sauce maker, or food photographer. After adopting a player, you can begin managing your household. You develop your players' personality by rewarding and scolding them like a pet when they perform daily activities like working, reading the newspaper, playing games, and cleaning. The game conveys a great sense of humor, which was our favorite feature. For example, our character received and accepted a marriage proposal via e-mail. As spouses and children were added to the mix, our responsibilities piled up and kept us busy managing the entire family. We were skeptical that living a virtual life would be so interesting but discovered how fun these little lives were.

Virtual Families comes with a one-hour trial period. It installs desktop icons without permission. It's a great Sims-like program that kept us highly entertained, and we recommend it.

 
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5 stars

"the game is great but short"

December 28, 2009  |  By patty77

 |  Version: Virtual Families 1.00.05

Pros

life like games are my favorite

Cons

it ends to quick

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Last Day of Work
Publisher web site http://www.ldw.com/
Release Date May 06, 2009
Date Added May 06, 2009
Version 1.00.05
Category
Category Games
Subcategory Simulation
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows Me, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows, Windows 98, Windows Vista
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 56.97MB
File Name VFSetup_v1_00.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 5,701
Downloads Last Week 5
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 1-hour trial
Price $19.95
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