The Sims 3 Seasons Links round up

We will collect all the links to information as we find them, so that you do not have to go hunt around on the internet for them! Will try to update a few times a week.

Blog

Spring blog, cute read: April Showers Bring May Flowers in The Sims 3 Seasons!

Live Chat

Live chat #1 of Seasons (Also includes Supernatural): http://www.origin.co…ive-broadcast-2

Weather

Weather will work in all worlds, including player created ones! *link to my own blog*

Season and Weather settings are set per savegame:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilqe75 the technical stuff behind this was created after the population settings were made:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilufq1

Sky will indicate of weather is about to happen, like clouds will darken for a good storm!:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilqt6f

Season can last 3 to 28 days https:/twitter.com/SimGuruGraham/status/231626830975746049

Amount of rain depends on the season! More in spring than in summer! https:/twitter.com/SimGuruGraham/status/232069082193743872

Weather transistions gradually:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/imf2ao

Can see temperature in game in fahrenheit or celsius:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilm8uk

Xray vision to see through snow to find pesky bills!:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/iln22r

days are longer in summer, and shorter in the winter: https:/twitter.com/SimGuruGraham/status/231503619948699648

Weather will work in all words, but not in WA, read here why:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilo1rg

Bad weather does not cause power cuts!http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilo314

No natural disasters:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilomk1

Snow days for kids!http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilpld0

Objects & Clothes & Misc

Gnome is called Bucktooth Butternut http:/twitter.com/SimGuruGraham/status/231624785644376065

Pumpkin is the only new plant:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ils640

Surfing is not a part of Seasons:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/imerv3

As long as clothing is tagged right, CC can also be outerwear! http:/twitter.com/SimGuruGraham/status/232068208474062848

no diagonal pools http://www.twitlonger.com/show/imf5bs

Pets cannot swim in the ocean:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/imof5m

Umbrellas will be automatically used by your sims:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilm7ou

The divingboard is returning to our game! http:/twitter.com/SimGuruGraham/status/231464438417469440

Trees from the store will be updated to include fall colours (where applicable) http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilmc2k

Pool floats can be used everywhere your sim can swim:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilmao1

Sims can swim in any body of water till the camera cuts them off:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilneg7

Teens can also slow dance: http:/twitter.com/SimGuruGraham/status/231511783075106816

Appropriate clothes from old packs will be recategorized for seasons:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilong1

Blueprint mode? More info soon: http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilp4cn

Rain waters your plants and when its too cold plants will go into hibernation:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilmffk

Simbots should be careful when stepping out in bad weather: http:/twitter.com/SimGuruMike/status/231472385159745536

New parttime job, no profession or fulltime job:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilmiiu

Kissing booth does not cause jealousy:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilop1s

Wildflowers show up using spawners, just like rocks and gems:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/im8ehk

Trees gradually change colour: http://www.twitlonger.com/show/in5snf

Seasonal lots & holidays

Can add unique names to community lots for each season: http:/twitter.com/SimGuruGraham/status/231627368970731521

No greenhouses in Seasons, there is a possibility to make your own though with planters from Supernatural:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/imevlf

Can control how the festival lot will look like:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilm84u

Festival lots will be in new savegames from the start, in old savegames you will be asked to place them:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilouqe

A little bit of information on how to create your own festival lots:http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilp1qphttp://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilp235

4 holidays! Love Day (Spring), Leisure (Summer), Spooky (Fall) and Snowflake (Winter) http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilpe7s

Gift giving party, not christmas: http:/twitter.com/SimGuruMike/status/231868031721152513

Egghunts can also be enjoyed by older sims: http:/twitter.com/SimGuruMike/status/232504385345814529

Fixed in Seasons

Cloud layer shows well in Seasons: http:/twitter.com/SimGuruGraham/status/232066072411516928

EP Filters will be added for CAS too!http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilm67p

No Icecream truck at 3am any more (Also not in winter)http://www.twitlonger.com/show/ilqc1j

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