Electronic Arts announced an invitation to participate in a special closed beta at The Sims Carnival, a new online community and gaming experience from The Sims studio.

empowers members to play, create and share casual games within an online community. With the launch of TheSimsCarnival.com, hundreds of games will be available to play and as members create and contribute games this number will grow. To design games, it provides game creation tools for a range of user skill sets so that millions of players can become game designers with no prior programming abilities necessary. TheSimsCarnival.com will be available to the public online in spring 2008.

To potentially be selected for participation in a closed beta for TheSimsCarnival.com, create a new account at TheSimsCarnival.com.