Skills Legacy Gameplay, Part 26

When Lin’s birthday arrived, I had a real nightmare trying to get her to age up. She would start celebrating at the birthday cake, but then the interaction would cancel out for no reason. The same thing happened when I tried to use Master Controller’s ‘trigger age transition’.

I vaguely remembered having a similar issue a few years ago. Back then it was resolved by resetting the problematic sim before their birthday, but that didn’t help this time. Neither did reloading my game with cleared caches, nor moving the family in and out. I even rolled back to a save I’d made before we went to Egypt, in case something had got messed up during travel, but to no avail.

In the end, I just aged Lin up in CAS, then reset her to stop her glitching out. I used a randomizer to determine her final trait. Now she’s brave, artistic, a gatherer, and a night owl.

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Skills Legacy Gameplay, Part 21

With Carter approaching the end of his lifespan, I decided it was time for another trip to Oasis Landing, to fulfill the wish that he and Ho Sung had both rolled to have another child.

I thought it might be nice for Jia to come along too, to learn some more sprite forms from the sims there.

Unfortunately, my game just could not make it through the loading screen without crashing. So annoying. It was completely fine the last time we visited.

After three tries I gave up and sent the family to Champs Les Sims instead, for a little holiday.

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