I found an interesting commit in VMware Open Tools GIT repository:

This can be used to add new and replace existing ACPI tables and I have successfully used it to add a SLIC table into the BIOS without having to directly modify the BIOS file embedded in the VMware executables. This only works for Windows activation if the SLIC matches the vendor ID in the host BIOS. You will also need two of the settings mentioned in this post:

The next step is to try and override the SLIC vendor using the VMX configuration file.

Replace ACPI Tables in VMware BIOS