Here's how your Sims can play Cyberpunk 2077 before you can

A Sims plays a better game on their PC
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You might not be able to play Cyberpunk 2077 (opens in new tab) right now, but your Sims can.

As spotted by our friends over at PC Gamer, (opens in new tab) the Better Computer Games mod is doing exactly what it says in the tin and gifting better video games to our Sims in The Sims 4 on PC, including Sekiro, Monster Hunter: World, GTA 5, and Cyberpunk 2077, of course. The only requirement is the base game and, apparently, "hatred for Tetris".

"Tired of Blicblock, Incredible Sports, and other generic games in your computer?" teases the mod description (opens in new tab). "Feeling guilty of forcing your sim to play Tetris over and over again? Well then, this Better Computer Games package is for you! 

"Kiss your outdated pc games goodbye. Yeet them to the nearest recycling bin. Now your sim can play GTA 5, Cyberpunk 2077 (even before it's out!), League of Legends, Persona 4, and more! Trust me, your sim will geek out and can finally die in happiness."

A menu showing all the games available for Sims

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"This is one hell of a game, a neon-soaked seduction from the first second," GR+'s editor, Sam, said in her recent preview of Cyberpunk 2077.

"From the moment you start playing Cyberpunk 2077, it's your story. From the size of your nipples to your choice of life path, V is immediately yours to shape. While CD Projekt Red had us besotted with the growly charm of Geralt for years, with Cyberpunk 2077 the developer is handing the storytelling reins to you and asking you to forge your own tale in Night City. After spending 16 hours with the game, I've only just hit Act 2, and only just started writing V's story, but the journey so far has been intoxicating. Anyone worried that Cyberpunk 2077 may be disappointing shouldn't be; this is a game that will surely surpass expectations."

The Cyberpunk 2077 PC system requirements (opens in new tab) were recently updated with more granular recommendations for PC players, including what you'll need for optimal ray tracing performance.

We got our first look at how Cyberpunk 2077 looks on consoles earlier this week (opens in new tab)

Vikki Blake
Weekend Reporter, GamesRadar+

Vikki Blake is GamesRadar+'s Weekend Reporter. Vikki works tirelessly to ensure that you have something to read on the days of the week beginning with 'S', and can also be found contributing to outlets including the BBC, Eurogamer, and GameIndustry.biz. Vikki also runs a weekly games column at NME, and can be frequently found talking about Destiny 2 and Silent Hill on Twitter.