***EDIT Aurora Skies Is Out!


Though the Sims 3 Store hasn’t updated yet, the world is now available for purchase. I’m almost cautioning first though, as there seems to be something up with the price (unless prices have gone up considerably)…


Thank GOD a guru came around! I was right after all… hold off on picking it up until it gets fixed!

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Issues With The University Life Update?

SimGuruWeb has just stickied his thread in the University Forum about the newest update which has been causing some people issues..

Note about Feb 19 game update

We understand that some of you have attempted to install the recent Game Update and encountered an issue completing the install.

For PC players, if you reattempt the install now, you should be able to successfully complete installation. Note that this Game Update is larger in size and that we will be releasing a smaller version within the coming weeks if you prefer to wait for a smaller download.

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SimCity has gone GOLD!

Creative Director Ocean Quigley has updated the blog with a letter to all of the Mayors out there! SimCity going Gold means that the game is ready for release!

Hello, I’m Ocean Quigley, SimCity‘s Creative Director. On behalf of the SimCity team, I’m thrilled to tell you that we just finished our Gold Master disc. As you read this, SimCity discs are starting to roll off the assembly line and into their boxes to be sent to stores around the world for their March launch.

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Game Update 1.50

A new game update is available to download. To update, open your  game launcher and go to “Game Updates”. If you wish to patch manually, you can download the super patch below.

Notice: Some users have reported an error upon patching. If you get an error, try the super patch. You can also download the super patch to update from any game version.

To install this update, please start your game and use the “Updates” tab in your Launcher.

This game update includes the following changes:

Free Sims 3 Base Game Content


  • Sims can now dumpster dive from the Commercial Dumpster pre-placed in Sunset Valley and find cool items including furniture and collectables!
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Rachybop Interviews SimGuruBritt & SimGuruRyan

Rachybop, one of the lucky few who was invited out to EA Redwood Shores, has posted her video interviews with SimGuruBrit (for University Life) and SimGuruRyan (for Island Paradise).

SimGuruBrit Interview

SimGuruRyan Interview

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