KIEDIS writes "As the release date for The Sims follow-up approaches you can go download The Sims 2 Body Shop from the official website.
This tool allows you to create your own Sims and custom content for the game, before it actually comes out. We still don't know the date of release for The Sims 2 but at least EA/Maxis is giving signs of it getting closer."
EA is also hosting a Sims 2 Body Shop Showcase
which shows off over 700 Sims. Update: 05/12 20:56 GMT
: GameSpot are indicating The Sims 2 will debut on September 17th
for PC, according to sources at E3.