From the developer of the smash-hit Virtual Villagers series comes the new casual game that captures the drama of life - Virtual Families! Virtual Families is a casual family simulation game that runs in real-time. Adopt and nurture a needy person inside your computer. Help them fix appliances, work on their career, meet a mate, and start a family. Shape your peoples' personalities by praising and scolding them, and solve puzzles hidden around the house. You can even play doctor with a dynamic illness system. Remember, your Virtual Families will continue to grow even when your computer is off, so come back often to keep them happy and healthy!