One thing you can say about The Sims franchise, they never miss an opportunity to spread The Sims' word. The latest entry: MySims Kingdom for the Wii and DS.
It's got adorable, big-headed avatars, and, it sounds like, a plot! MySims Kingdom is Described as "a story of adventure, discovery and exploration," where players help King Roland and his subjects revitalize the Kingdom.
MySims Kingdom launches globally in autumn 2008 for the Wii and Nintendo DS.
Here's some more detail on the plot, if you're curious:
Your MySims Kingdom experience begins in The Capital, the majestic land at the center of your story-telling. Check out the Castle, explore this first land and begin to meet your first set of new friends, including King Roland, Princess Butter, and the Wizard Marlon. Find out more of what awaits you here and then get in your boat to sail to many more lands on the horizon!
Throughout your journey new characters, lands, and clever new contraptions will be revealed. Construct and do everything from tending your pigs to finding treasure chests. Newly-added building options will help you accomplish the tasks you’re challenged with along the way, including building broken bridges. In true MySims fashion, everything is customizable, allowing every creation within your world to have a signature look.
There is a lot more to discover in regions beyond The Capital, so stay tuned for more characters, contraptions and lands that are yet to be revealed!
Here's a gallery of pics!