Gaming Consoles & PCs 56 56 people found this article helpful Do Virtual Villagers Have to Do Laundry? by Courtney Marchelletta Writer Courtney Marchelletta is a former freelance contributor to Lifewire. gaming enthusiast, and sim player who proves video games aren't just for guys. our editorial process Courtney Marchelletta Updated on December 13, 2019 Hero Images / Getty Images Consoles & PCs Xbox Buyer's Guide Tweet Share Email After your village has a good-sized population, you may notice some of the villagers doing laundry. Does it Solve a Puzzle? The laundry doesn't help you solve any of puzzles in "Virtual Villagers." Laundry is just one of those things that they do when they have nothing else going on. Go ahead and stop them, then give them a task that is helping the village move forward.