Patch is now available.
Please take the necessary precautions before patching: What to do before patching
Information on Twallan’s mods are here: State of the Mod.
950 XML Files have been updated. Most XML Mods will no longer work.
State of the Mods list from other creators
Below you find the current patch links. These links are official EA links and the files are hosted on EA Servers. They are NOT third party. It’s the same that get offered through the launcher.
Those patches are NOT for the Steam Version
Super Patch (All Regions), 1.7 GB
Incremental from 1.57
Make sure to download the right region. The last two digits of your base game version will tell you, your region.
- Region 1 (USA), 618 MB
- Region 2 (Europe, Australia & rest of the world), 604.2 MB
- Region 3 (Asia), 602.3 MB
- Region 5 (Japan), 601.9 MB
- Region 17 (Digital Game Version), 606.1 MB
Super Patch Links
- Region 1 (USA, Canada), 1.7 GB
- Region 2 (Europe, Australia & Rest of the World), 1.7 GB
- Region 3 (Asian), 1.7 GB
- Region 5 (Japan), 1.7 GB
- Region 17 (Digital Game Version), 1.7 GB
Updated. Make sure to get the newest version.
The Sims 3 Starter Edition/The Sims 3 Refresh
If you bought the base game after Sept. 2012, you have a version that needs Origin and an Origin account. It seems that since the patch, you can no longer start the game from any short-cuts you might have on your desktop.
The game needs to be started through Origin.. This means that the short-cut will start Origin only. You will then need to press PLAY on Origin for the launcher to start and on the PLAY button on the launcher to start the game.
Trying to find out what this is all about.
Please report any bugs in the bug thread here: ITF Bug Thread