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    Patch 1.3x – What’s the issue ?

    UPDATE 06/05/12 This issue is fixed with patch 1.34. If you are missing the collections, install the SuperPatch for 1.34 and you will get those. This Information is PC only atm. I don’t know yet how it is for macs. What’s the issue ? In the past weeks, EA has issued three patches (this gotta be a new record). One had information about the next EP and now there are tons of issues, warnings and rumors floating about in the net. Most of us are utterly confused by now. You read stuff like: Don’t get this new super patch. The…

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    Showtime, a patch and my page

    Showtime is just around the corner with many changes that you probably know more about than me. Showtime and the upcoming patch will bring us new social features that affect the game as well as the  my page on the  official Webseite. You can check the January News on the official page to see what they are in detail. My Page EA has announced extensive maintenance for Monday and after they said on the Showtime Chat that the changes to my page will come next week, it’s not too far fetched to think that we will get the new page…

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    Valentine’s Day Treasure Hunt

    Issue There’s currently another treasure hunt going on on the EA Website. You can win this set The set is new and is not available in the Store otherwise. To receive this set, you need to do the following things: Gift an item Purchase a Simpoint bundle Add an item to your wishlist Purchase a Daily Deal item Earn a Rewards Badge Add a new friend The set contains the following items Bed Living Chair Loveseat End table TV Pictures can be found here: Never Ending Honeymoon Set (Screens) FAQ Where do I find this treasure hunt ? You can find…

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    In Preperation for Pets

    In less then a week, most of you will have the new EPs, either available through download or as a physical copy in your hands. Before installing the EP you should follow the steps described here: What to do before patching. It is important that you backup your user data (including your downloads, installed content and save games. Backing up your Stuff Copy the entire user file directory, most importantly the following folders/files: Saves –> these are all your savegames DCCache –> these is all your custom content (including store content), that you installed through the launcher except houses/sims/households Downloads…

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    Memories and the Sims 3 Store

    As it has been mentioned before, you can share the memories that you well get with Patch 1.21 and the Generations EP in Facebook and your Sims 3 profile. Once you’ve uploaded a certain amount of memories, you will get a Badge AND an object from the Sims 3 Store for free. Check your purchase history, you won’t get a message about them You can delete as many uploaded memories as you like. They still count towards the total 1 Memory 5 Memories 10 Memories 25 Memories 50 Memories 100 Memories 200 Memories Pictures of the badges can be found here: Badges