The Sims was a The Sims playthrough series created by AndrewArcade. The series followed the lives of four families, which are The Grapes, The Pineapples, The Strawberrys and The Pomegranates, whom all lived in different neighborhoods from different expansion packs. The series began on May 26, 2012 and ran for 62 episodes. before ending on April 23, 2014.
- The Grapes Family - They were the first family Andrew had played with in the series beginning, where crazy things and shennanigans had happened to family for such a long time. The family currently consists of seven members in the household, which are Bill, Bethany, Danny, Paula, Marilyn, Rose and Frank. They returned as an active family when Andrew decided to bring them to Roaring Heights, in the third season of The Sims 3: Combined. The Grapes was also the household made for the base game. They were used in different expansion packs up to the end of the series.
- The Pineapples Family - They were the second family Andrew had played with after The Grapes had ended their run, where the family had a connection to The Grapes, whereas Scruffy's identical twin brother Fluffy was a member in the household, where Scruffy moved back in with. The family currently consists of four members in the household, which are Fluffy, Scruffy, Kitten and Chris. The Pinapples was also the household made for the House Party expansion pack. They were used in different expansion packs up to the end of the series.
- The Strawberry Family - They were the third family Andrew had played with shortly after The Pineapples had ended their short run, where they were the first family to have a third oriented male in the household. The family currently consists of four members in the household, which are Jackie, Damian, Walter and Gary. The Strawberrys was also the household made for the Hot Date expansion pack. They were used in different expansion packs up to the end of the series.
- The Pomegranate Family - This was the fourth and final family Andrew had played with in this LP and they were created to show off the Makin' Magic expansion pack. There are 6 members of the household as of the final episode: Pixie, Sabrina, Kyle, Jack, Josephine and Salem. Other members included Frobert the XV and Mortimer Goth, both of whom died. However Mortimer was resurrected and moved back in with his family.
- This was the comeback playthrough for AndrewArcade with his new channel alias.
- This was the first playthrough to include a third-oriented Sim in an household or central family.
- The Sims was marked as the longest running playthrough Andrew have ever done in his playthroughs, breaking the record of The Sims 3 Late Night, whom owned the record of 45 episodes.
- However on May 29, 2014, The Sims 3: Combined defeated The Sims with over 62 episodes in overall, being crowned as the latest longest playthrough Andrew ever done.