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Did you know...


This list cointains some options in the game that you normally wouldn't notice at first and some other bits of info.
This info is collected from several forumtopics, the Prima guides and own experiences.

Did you know...


- Holding down ALT while using the Hand tool, makes it possible to place the object anywhere out of the grid.
- Pyromaniac is a hidden trait which only children of firefighters can get.
- If you put a childrens book on the floor, a toddler can read it.

- Teens and higher can push a child when its using the swing.
- If you don't take good care of your moneytree, it will explode in bills that must be payed.
- A painting increases in value when the painter dies.
- It's possible to see a book you've written in the library.
- You can put a teddybear in the crib.
- Putting a ducky and soap on your bathtub gives you a positive moodlet when bathing.
- You can find some valuable items in garbagecans.
- Besides your own house, you can also change the color of the lights on the streets to any color you want.

- When your Sim dies, you may get a phonecall from the sciencelab. Bring the urn there and the ghost will be playable.
- You can change your sims' first name at the cityhall.
- You can easily lenghten the time of sleeping by stretching the 'sleep' icon to the right.
- This also goes for skilling activities, like fishing, working out,etc.
- You can put urns/graves in the mausoleum.
- Neat Sims will not use dirty toilets. They rather pee their pants instead.
- You can change your doorbell sound by clicking on the door (need handy 6).
- Put a flamefruit in your inventory for a continues warmy moodlet.
- You can change the walls and floor of your swimmingpool.

- If you hover over the date/time, it'll tell you how many sim weeks/days you've been playing that household.
- Sometimes when you start a new house, you get a meteorite, bugs or broken waterpipe challenge.
- In a criminal career, your sim can get caught and thrown in jail.
- You can roast your food (from your inventory) over the campfire.
- You can pick up any object and move it over a sims portrait to put it directly into their inventories.
- This also works with books into bookcases, food into fridge, garbage into garbagecan, etc.
- Catched bugs/butterflies will automatically be put into a terrarium when moved out of your inventory.
- And fish can be hanged onto a wall, sold or eaten.
- In the neigborhood screen when the options are all greyed out on a house, hover over it and sometimes it will tell where the owner is.

- When you have 10 fishes of one kind you can fill up any pond with that fish.
- You can change the volume on your tv and radio.
- If you stand outside another sims' house, you can click the window and look inside.
- If your sims get married, it's mentioned in next days newspaper. Same goes for births, deaths, new arrivals in the neighborhood, etc.
- You can age up any neighboring sim: Invite them, click on the birthday cake and choose their name from a list.
- Cheap furniture breaks down more often then expensive ones.
- If you have the police car you can click it while driving to turn on its sirens.
- You can free the burglar when he's waiting by the policecar.
- Sims will clap their hands when they are about to eat their favorite food.

- You can save camera angles by pressing the CTRL key along with the number 5-9, then bring back the saved positions by pressing 5-9.
- You can invite your boss over and then can "ask for promotion" and "ask for raise".
- After you hung a self-made paiting on a wall, click it to put a frame around it.
- If you have a guitar in your inventory, you can serenade a loved sim.
- You can change the todlers appearance just as any other sim, by clicking on the mirror.
- There was a "Crybaby" trait where sims with this trait started crying after a route failure. It was removed mid-development.
- Another trait that was removed was "Stupid". It had a very slow logic and handy skill gain.
- In the library you can read skill books for free.
- You can move stacks in your inventory. Left-click and hold, the darker colored corner of the stack. If you hold the folded corner down for a little while, it will expand the stack.

- There's a 1% chance that your sim will learn a new recipe by watching the cooking channel.
- Burglars visit rich households more often (1% more for each 20k).
- And that the burglar can steal a maximum of 10 objects and does not come more often than every 4 days.
- There's a 33% chance that the sim will choose his favorite food when available.
- Pregnant sims cannot die from hunger.
- Mourning the grave of a deceased partner will cut the mourning moodlet in half. Moving the grave to the graveyard, will cut it down even more.
- If your Sims' mood is very high (above the 'bottleneck), you skill faster.
- You can open and close the garage doors by clicking on them.
- Sims can watch TV in bed.

- If you have a certain need in the red, click on the moodlet to satisfy it: For example, if the Sim is hungry click on the hungry moodlet and he/she will go eat something. Click on the tired moodlet to send it to bed, etc.
- When someone dies, you can play chess with the grim reaper to try and bring the Sim back to life.
- Put a teddybear in your sims' inventory for a Cuddle Time moodlet.
- Sims can get caught when woohing in the theater, police station, etc. They will run out naked.
- You will get a Plaque in the mail when maxing a skill.
- Friendly neighbors may help capture the burglar.
- You can take pictures with your mobile phone. The pictures appears in their inventory and you can put them on the wall, fireplace, etc.
- You can put the fish you caught in the fishtank.
- You can also put the lobster from the store in it.

- Instead of selling bugs directly, you can sell them for more at the science building.
- You get +10 moodlet if you listen to music. but you get +20 if you listen to your favorite music.
- If your celebrity sim is falsely accused, you can sue for slander at the city hall.
- When you reach Logic Skill Level 4, you have an option on the phone to invite over the Next Ranked Chess Opponent.
- When attending a game in the Stadium, you can hover over the 'at the game' icon and watch the score change.