Go From Drab to Fab in These Games

Do you spend more time than you’d care to admit customizing homes for your favorite game characters? You’re not alone. Whether you fancy yourself an aspiring architect or just enjoy spiffing up spaces, these design-centric titles are for you.

The sim

EA’s hit The Sims FreePlay offers an engaging world to explore and customize. Build out every facet of your virtual house, decorate it to your liking, and invite some Sim friends over to admire your discerning eye.

The puzzler

Winning in Homescapes, a fun match-3 puzzler, allows you to restore a mansion to its former glory, furnishing it as you see fit.

The playground

The object of Design Home is to furnish and decorate 3D spaces to create the most winning interior design. Bonus: Each in-game item is based on furniture that you can purchase in real life.

But wait, there’s more!