Thursday, February 2, 2017

The Drifter Challenge House 024 - Rules

HOW TO PLAY
House 024 of The Drifter Challenge


GAME SET UP FOR CONTINUING DRIFTERS 

**(Optional) If you want to skip this step, head down to Sim Creation**
Oasis Springs - Base Game
-All previously Placed or Built Residential and Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
- - - -The Rattlesnake Juice bar may be a Karaoke Bar
Willow Creek - Base Game
-All previously Placed or Built Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
- - - -The Spa placed on Pique Hearth Residential Lot is an exception
- - - -The Cafe' places on Movers And Shakers Community Lot is an exception
- - - -The Pool placed on Magnolia Blossom Community Lot is an exception
Newcrest - Added To Base Game
-All Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with Sims (optional)
Granite Falls - Outdoor Retreat Game Pack
-Make no changes to The Deep Woods (hidden Hermit area)
-All other Rental or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Magnolia Promenade - Get To Work Expansion Pack
-Retail Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Windenburg - Get Together Expansion Pack
-Make no changes to the Community Lots
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game
-Make no changes to the Residential Lots (Exceptions Below)
- - -The Summer Home
- - -Mid-Nowhere
- - - - - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
San Myshuno - City Living Expansion Pack
-Residential and Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
Forgotten Hollow - Vampires Game Pack
-Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)

*You are Free to evict or delete Sims.  The game will auto-populate the worlds with "Townies" regardless of your decision (Exceptions Below)
-The Heir from House 023 who be the Main Sim in this House Mini-Challenge
-The Residents in Windenburg  
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game


**Sim Creation**
The Heir from House 023 will become the Main Sim for the length of this mini-challenge

*You begin this House Mini-Challenge with the Main Sim.  All Sims in the Active Household will be playable for the length of this Mini-Challenge



GAME SETUP FOR DRIFTERS DOING THIS AS A STAND ALONE HOUSE CHALLENGE

Oasis Springs - Base Game
-Bulldoze the Afluista Mansion Residential Lot in Oasis Springs and evict any Sims that may reside on the Lot
-Bulldoze The Futures Past Community Lot
-Place or Build a Restaurant on The Futures Past Community Lot
-All other Residential or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
- - - -The Rattlesnake Juice bar may be a Karaoke Bar
Willow Creek - Base Game
-Bulldoze the Pique Hearth Residential Lot and evict any Sims that may be there
-Place or build a Spa on the Pique Hearth Residential Lot - For those players that do not own Spa Day Game Pack, just leave this lot blank or you may build another Gym or Park here
-Bulldoze the Movers And Shakers Community Lot
-Place or Build a Cafe' on the Movers And Shakers Community Lot - For those players that do not own Get Together Expansion Pack, just leave this lot blank or you may build any of the pre-existing Community Lot types here
-Bulldoze the Magnolia Blossom Community Lot
-Place or Build a Pool on the Magnolia Blossom Community Lot - For those players that do not own Get Together Expansion Pack, just leave this lot blank or you may build another Park here
-All other Residential or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Newcrest - Added To Base Game
-All Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with Sims (optional)
Granite Falls - Outdoor Retreat Game Pack
-Make no changes to The Deep Woods (hidden Hermit area)
-All other Rental or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Magnolia Promenade - Get To Work Expansion Pack
-Retail Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Windenburg - Get Together Expansion Pack
-Make no changes to the Community Lots
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game
-All Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
San Myshuno - City Living Expansion Pack
-Residential and Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
Forgotten Hollow - Vampires Game Pack
-Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)

*You are Free to evict or delete Sims.  The game will auto-populate the worlds with "Townies" regardless of your decision (Exception Below)
-The Residents in Windenburg
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game


**SIM CREATION**
-Create or download one new Sim with the following guidelines (referred to as the Main Sim)
-Human type or Alien races only
-Must be Young Adult life stage
-Set the gender preference of the Main Sim
- - -This may be changed anytime during game play
-Pick any Traits for the Main Sim
- - -If you download a Sim, make sure that they do not have any Skills or extra Traits gained (could give unwanted advantages)
- - -Try using Traits that you have never tried before or use a Random Trait Generator for a potential added challenge aspect (optional)
-Pick any Aspiration for the Main Sim
- - -You may change this Aspiration at any time during game play (swap often to maximize Satisfaction Reward points gained)

*You begin this House Mini-Challenge with the Main Sim.  All Sims in the Active Household will be playable for the length of this Mini-Challenge



GAME SETTINGS

**Game Options**
-Autonomy - Full
-Traditional Social Menu - Your Choice
-Disable Autonomy for Selected Sim - Unchecked
-Fill Empty Homes - Checked
-Auto Age (Played Sims) - Yes
-Auto Age (Unplayed Sims) - Checked
-Sim Lifespan - Long
- - -Can be (and has been) done on normal lifespan for those that like a more difficult challenge



WHERE TO START AND LAST MINUTE PREPARATIONS

**Moving In**
*Move the Main Sim to the Afluista Mansion Residential Lot using Manage Worlds
-Oasis Springs
-Lot Size 50x50

**Extra Prep**
*Sell or Delete any belongings that the Main Sim has brought along with them in their Personal or Household inventories
-If you choose to keep these items you must deduct the cost of the object(s) from the household funds before any other objects are allowed to be purchased

*Drop the household funds down to $0 Simoleons
-Using the "testingcheats on" "Money 0" cheat

*Choose up to three Lot Traits (optional)
-These can be changed anytime during game play

**Make Two Separate Game Save Files (optional but recommended)**
*The 1st Game Save File will act as your Main Save which you will play

*The 2nd Game Save File, will act as a backup of the Main Save, holding your place at the beginning of this House Mini-Challenge.

Note:  It's highly recommended that you make these separate Game Save Files so that if you are unsatisfied with how things turn out or you do not complete the requirements in the allotted time, you will have the option to redo this House Mini-Challenge without losing all prior world progress

*Begin game play!  Good Luck, Drifter!  =)



MAIN GOALS OF HOUSE 024

**Building on the Active Home Lot**
*Create your dream home

**Goals during game play**
*Complete the Successful Lineage Aspiration

-If any Main Goal was not reached prior to the Main Sim's death this House Mini-Challenge ends - considered a house challenge fail



WHERE YOU CAN TRAVEL

There MUST be at least $1k Simoleons in Household Funds should you choose to travel (unless specified).  Having $1k Simoleons in Household Funds to travel will apply ANY time you wish to visit the following locations

*Oasis Springs
-The Futures Past Community Lot (Restaurant)
-Desert Bloom park
-The Grotto
-Burners And Builders gym
-Rattlesnake Juice bar (or Karaoke Bar)
-The Solar Flare lounge
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Willow Creek
-The Blue Velvet nightclub
-Pique Hearth Residential Lot (Spa)
-Municipal Muses museum
-Willow Creek Archive library
-Movers And Shakers Community Lot (Cafe')
-Magnolia Blossom Community Lot (Pool)
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Newcrest
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend
*Granite Falls
-Campsite areas - All household members MUST attend
-The National Forest
-The Deep Woods
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Magnolia Promenade
-Any of the Retail Lots and their surrounding areas - No funds needed if the traveling Household Sim owns property there
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Windenburg
-The Bluffs
-The Ruins
-The Von Haunt Estate
-Hare Square park
-The Narwhal Arms nightclub
-Discotheque Pan Europa nightclub
-Harbor Quarter Gym gym
-The Shrieking Llama bar
-Old Quarter Inn bar
-Quad Manor library
-Hare And Hedgehog cafe'
-South Square Coffee cafe'
-Bathe De Rill pool
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*San Myshuno
-Myshuno Meadows park
-Sky Fitness gym
-Planet Honey Pop! karaoke bar
-Waterside Warble karaoke bar
-Casba Gallery arts center
-Stargazer Lounge lounge
-Any Festival locations the Household Sims are asked to attend
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Forgotten Hollow
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Miscellaneous Locations
-The Hospital - No funds needed if your Sim is traveling for work or if you're joining a Sim for a birth
-The Police Station - No funds needed if your Sim is traveling for work
-The Science Lab - No funds needed if your Sim is traveling for work
-Sixam - No funds needed if traveling while at The Science Lab during work hours

*Note: If a Sim is asked to an outing of any type, the event location is allowed to be traveled to for the duration of the outing.  This includes lots that are not unlocked at the time of the invitation



SOME THINGS NOT ALLOWED

*Host any Club Gatherings on the Active Home Lot

*Designate the Active Home Lot as a Club Hangout destination

*Have a playable character be/become a Vampire

*Use any age altering or life prolonging items

*Bring any Sims back from the dead

*Move any Sims OUT of the Active Household



ADDING SIMS TO YOUR ACTIVE HOUSEHOLD

*All Sims that join the Active Household MUST be added using the Move In interaction
-Does not include the following
- - -Adoption
- - -Babies produced within the Active Household
- - -Alien abduction children
- - -Whispering Wishing Well acquired Sims
- - -Created Clones

Note: If a Sim you are inviting to Move In has other Household Members, you may choose to split their Household or move any number of them in (within the game constraints).  If you are choosing to Move In the entire Household, you MUST check mark "Sell All Lot Furnishings" before the Move In process is complete

*Moving in any Sims that are the Vampire race is not allowed

*Any Simoleons that are brought when a Sim joins the Active Household, MUST be deleted immediately.  Household funds MUST be reset to the amount prior to the Sim(s) joining the Household
 -Using the "testingcheats on" "Money" cheat

*Any items brought in the Personal Inventory or Family Inventory when a Sim joins the Active Household,  may be kept or sold for Simoleons

Note:  This Challenge is not intended to Move In prior Mini-Challenge Household Members.  Doing so may greatly impact the challenge in negative ways




A LITTLE BIT OF THIS AND THAT

*You may choose the Traits and Aspirations of any Sims in the Active Household when prompted to do so (after Age Up)

*Death Flowers can be used by any of the Active Household Sims

*The Active Household may purchase and manage the Restaurant in Oasis Springs

*The Active Household may purchase and manage ANY of the Retail lots in Magnolia Promenade

*The Active Household may create or join Clubs at any time

*The Sims in the Active Household have the choice of any career or they can remain unemployed the length of this mini-challenge

*The use of any Mods or Custom Content is at your discretion
-ALL play testing was done with a "vanilla" game
-Using Mods or Custom Content may greatly impact the challenge in negative ways

Thursday, January 5, 2017

The Drifter Challenge House 023 - Rules

HOW TO PLAY
House 023 of The Drifter Challenge


GAME SET UP FOR CONTINUING DRIFTERS 

**(Optional) If you want to skip this step, head down to Sim Creation**
Oasis Springs - Base Game
-All previously Placed or Built Residential and Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
- - - -The Rattlesnake Juice bar may be a Karaoke Bar
Willow Creek - Base Game
-Build or Place a Pool Lot on the Magnolia Blossom Community Lot - For those players who do not own Get Together Expansion Pack, just leave this lot blank or you may build a Park here
-All other previously Placed or Built Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
- - - -The Spa placed on Pique Heart Residential Lot is an exception
- - - -The Cafe' placed on the Movers And Shakers Community Lot is an exception
Newcrest - Added To Base Game
-All Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with Sims (optional)
Granite Falls - Outdoor Retreat Game Pack
-Make no changes to The Deep Woods (hidden Hermit area)
-All other Rental or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Magnolia Promenade - Get To Work Expansion Pack
-Retail Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Windenburg - Get Together Expansion Pack
-Make no changes to the Community Lots
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game
-Make no changes to the Residential Lots (Exceptions Below)
- - -The Summer Home
- - -Mid-Nowhere
- - - - - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
San Myshuno - City Living Expansion Pack
-Residential and Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
Forgotten Hollow - Vampires Game Pack
-Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)

*You are Free to evict or delete Sims.  The game will auto-populate the worlds with "Townies" regardless of your decision (Exceptions Below)
-The Heir from House 022 who be the Main Sim in this House Mini-Challenge
-The Residents in Windenburg  
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game


**Sim Creation**
The Heir from House 022 will become the Main Sim for the length of this Mini-Challenge

-Create or download FIVE new Sims with the following guidelines (referred to as the Alternate Sims)
-Human type or Alien races only
-Must be Young Adult life stage
-Set the gender preference of the Alternate Sims
- - -This may be changed anytime during game play
-Set relationship status to Roommate of Main Sim
-Pick any Traits for the Alternate Sims
- - -If you download a Sim, make sure that they do not have any Skills or extra Traits gained (could give unwanted advantages)
- - -Try using Traits that you have never tried before or use a Random Trait Generator for a potential added challenge aspect (optional)
-Pick any Aspiration for the Alternate Sims
- - -You may change these Aspirations at any time during game play (swap often to maximize Satisfaction Reward points gained)

-For those interested in more difficult challenge may choose to complete this starting with only the Main Sim


*You begin this House Mini-Challenge with the Main Sim and FIVE other Sims.  All Sims in the Active Household will be playable for the length of this Mini-Challenge



GAME SETUP FOR DRIFTERS DOING THIS AS A STAND ALONE HOUSE CHALLENGE

Oasis Springs - Base Game
-Bulldoze The Futures Past Community Lot
-Place or Build a Restaurant on The Futures Past Community Lot
-All other Residential or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
- - - -The Rattlesnake Juice bar may be a Karaoke Bar
Willow Creek - Base Game
-Bulldoze the Brook Bungalow Residential Lot and evict any Sims that may be there
-Bulldoze the Pique Hearth Residential Lot and evict any Sims that may be there
-Place or build a Spa on the Pique Hearth Residential Lot - For those players that do not own Spa Day Game Pack, just leave this lot blank or you may build another Gym or Park here
-Bulldoze the Movers And Shakers Community Lot
-Place or Build a Cafe' on the Movers And Shakers Community Lot - For those players that do not own Get Together Expansion Pack, just leave this lot blank or you may build  any of the pre-existing Community Lot types here
-All other Residential or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Newcrest - Added To Base Game
-All Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with Sims (optional)
Granite Falls - Outdoor Retreat Game Pack
-Make no changes to The Deep Woods (hidden Hermit area)
-All other Rental or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Magnolia Promenade - Get To Work Expansion Pack
-Retail Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Windenburg - Get Together Expansion Pack
-Make no changes to the Community Lots
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game
-Make no changes to the Residential Lots (Exceptions Below)
- - -The Summer Home
- - -Mid-Nowhere
- - - - - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
San Myshuno - City Living Expansion Pack
-Residential and Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
Forgotten Hollow - Vampires Game Pack
-Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)

*You are Free to evict or delete Sims.  The game will auto-populate the worlds with "Townies" regardless of your decision (Exception Below)
-The Residents in Windenburg
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game


**SIM CREATION**
-Create or download one new Sim with the following guidelines (referred to as the Main Sim)
-Human type or Alien races only
-Must be Young Adult life stage
-Set the gender preference of the Main Sim
- - -This may NOT be changed once game play has begun
-Pick any Traits for the Main Sim
- - -If you download a Sim, make sure that they do not have any Skills or extra Traits gained (could give unwanted advantages)
- - -Try using Traits that you have never tried before or use a Random Trait Generator for a potential added challenge aspect (optional)
-Pick any Aspiration for the Main Sim
- - -You may change this Aspiration at any time during game play (swap often to maximize Satisfaction Reward points gained)

-Create or download FIVE new Sims with the following guidelines (referred to as the Alternate Sims)
-Human type or Alien races only
-Must be Young Adult lifestage
-Set the gender preference of the Alternate Sims
- - -This may NOT be changed once game play has begun
-Set relationship status to Roommate of Main Sim
-Pick any Traits for the Alternate Sims
- - -If you download a Sim, make sure that they do not have any Skills or extra Traits gained (could give unwanted advantages)
- - -Try using Traits that you have never tried before or use a Random Trait Generator for a potential added challenge aspect (optional)
-Pick any Aspiration for the Alternate Sims
- - -You may change these Aspirations at any time during game play (swap often to maximize Satisfaction Reward points gained)

-For those interested in more difficult challenge may choose to complete this starting with only the Main Sim


*You begin this House Mini-Challenge with the Main Sim and FIVE other Sims.  All Sims in the Active Household will be playable for the length of this Mini-Challenge



GAME SETTINGS

**Game Options**
-Autonomy - Full
-Traditional Social Menu - Your Choice
-Disable Autonomy for Selected Sim - Unchecked
-Fill Empty Homes - Checked
-Auto Age (Played Sims) - Yes
-Auto Age (Unplayed Sims) - Checked
-Sim Lifespan - Normal



WHERE TO START AND LAST MINUTE PREPARATIONS

**Moving In**
*Move the Main Sim and Alternate Sims to the Brook Bungalow Residential Lot using Manage Worlds
-Willow Creek
-Lot Size 40x30

**Extra Prep**
*Build or place a Pool on the Magnolia Blossom lot in Willow Creek.  This Community Lot can now be visited as well as Bathe De Rill in Windenburg  (please see the Where You Can Travel section for requirements)
-For those players that do not own Get Together Expansion Pack, just leave this lot blank or you may build another Park here

*Sell or Delete any belongings that the Main Sim has brought along with them in their Personal or Household inventories
-If you choose to keep these items you must deduct the cost of the object(s) from the household funds before any other objects are allowed to be purchased

*Drop the household funds down to $0 Simoleons
-Using the "testingcheats on" "Money 0" cheat

*Choose up to three Lot Traits (optional)
-These can be changed anytime during game play

**Make Two Separate Game Save Files (optional but recommended)**
*The 1st Game Save File will act as your Main Save which you will play

*The 2nd Game Save File, will act as a backup of the Main Save, holding your place at the beginning of this House Mini-Challenge.

Note:  It's highly recommended that you make these separate Game Save Files so that if you are unsatisfied with how things turn out or you do not complete the requirements in the allotted time, you will have the option to redo this House Mini-Challenge without losing all prior world progress

*Begin game play!  Good Luck, Drifter!  =)



MAIN GOALS OF HOUSE 023

**Building on the Active Home Lot**
*Create a 6 Bedroom, 4 Bathroom home
-A Room consists of at least 4 walls, a door, textured flooring and wall coverings
-Enter Live Mode from Build Mode and Depreciation will take place
-These requirements are minimums, feel free to add more to the house

**Goals during game play**
*Complete the Body Builder Aspiration
*Complete the Best Selling Author Aspiration
*Complete the Nerd Brain Aspiration
*Complete the Serial Romantic Aspiration
*Complete The Curator Aspiration
*Complete the Party Animal Aspiration

-For those interested in more difficult challenge may choose to complete this starting with only the Main Sim

*Produce and raise an Heir to the Young Adult lifestage
-The Heir will become the Main Sim in the 24th House Mini-Challenge
-Upon reaching this milestone you must stop game play if you are continuing on to House 024 of The Drifter Challenge
-If any Main Goal was not reached prior to the Heir reaching Young Adult lifestage this House Mini-Challenge ends - considered a house challenge fail



WHERE YOU CAN TRAVEL

There MUST be at least $1k Simoleons in Household Funds should you choose to travel (unless specified).  Having $1k Simoleons in Household Funds to travel will apply ANY time you wish to visit the following locations

*Oasis Springs
-The Futures Past Community Lot (Restaurant)
-Desert Bloom park
-The Grotto
-Burners And Builders gym
-Rattlesnake Juice bar (or Karaoke Bar)
-The Solar Flare lounge
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Willow Creek
-The Blue Velvet nightclub
-Pique Hearth Residential Lot (Spa)
-Municipal Muses museum
-Willow Creek Archive library
-Movers And Shakers Community Lot (Cafe')
-Magnolia Blossom Community Lot (Pool)
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Newcrest
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend
*Granite Falls
-Campsite areas - All household members MUST attend
-The National Forest
-The Deep Woods
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Magnolia Promenade
-Any of the three Retail Lots and their surrounding areas - No funds needed if the traveling Household Sim owns property there
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Windenburg
-The Bluffs
-The Ruins
-The Von Haunt Estate
-Hare Square park
-The Narwhal Arms nightclub
-Discotheque Pan Europa nightclub
-Harbor Quarter Gym gym
-The Shrieking Llama bar
-Old Quarter Inn bar
-Quad Manor library
-Hare And Hedgehog cafe'
-South Square Coffee cafe'
-Bathe De Rill pool
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*San Myshuno
-Myshuno Meadows park
-Sky Fitness gym
-Planet Honey Pop! karaoke bar
-Waterside Warble karaoke bar
-Casba Gallery arts center
-Stargazer Lounge lounge
-Any Festival locations the Household Sims are asked to attend
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Forgotten Hollow
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Miscellaneous Locations
-The Hospital - No funds needed if your Sim is traveling for work or if you're joining a Sim for a birth
-The Police Station - No funds needed if your Sim is traveling for work
-The Science Lab - No funds needed if your Sim is traveling for work
-Sixam - No funds needed if traveling while at The Science Lab during work hours

*Note: If a Sim is asked to an outing of any type, the event location is allowed to be traveled to for the duration of the outing.  This includes lots that are not unlocked at the time of the invitation



SOME THINGS NOT ALLOWED

*Host any Club Gatherings on the Active Home Lot

*Designate the Active Home Lot as a Club Hangout destination

*Have a playable character be/become a Vampire

*Use any age altering or life prolonging items

*Bring any Sims back from the dead

*Move any Sims OUT of the Active Household



ADDING SIMS TO YOUR ACTIVE HOUSEHOLD

*All Sims that join the Active Household MUST be added using the Move In interaction
-Does not include the following
- - -Adoption
- - -Babies produced within the Active Household
- - -Alien abduction children
- - -Whispering Wishing Well acquired Sims
- - -Created Clones

Note: If a Sim you are inviting to Move In has other Household Members, you may choose to split their Household or move any number of them in (within the game constraints).  If you are choosing to Move In the entire Household, you MUST check mark "Sell All Lot Furnishings" before the Move In process is complete

*Any Simoleons that are brought when a Sim joins the Active Household, MUST be deleted immediately.  Household funds MUST be reset to the amount prior to the Sim(s) joining the Household
 -Using the "testingcheats on" "Money" cheat

*Any items brought in the Personal Inventory or Family Inventory when a Sim joins the Active Household,  may be kept or sold for Simoleons

Note:  This Challenge is not intended to Move In prior mini-challenge Household Members.  Doing so may greatly impact the challenge in negative ways



ALL ABOUT THE HEIR

*The Heir MUST be made through the WooHoo For Baby command with a Sim who is part of the Active Household and the Main Sim
-The following cannot be considered The Heir
- - -Babies produced with a Sim who is not part of the Active Household
- - -Adopted Sims
- - -Alien Abduction Babies
- - -Vampire Babies
- - -Whispering Wishing Well added Sims
- - -Sims added with the Move In interaction

*If the Main Sim should die before Woohoo For Baby is successful (resulting in pregnancy) this Mini-Challenge ends - considered a house challenge fail

*The Heir is considered the 1st born - even in cases with multiple births

*You may pick the Traits and the Aspiration of The Heir

*If The Heir dies or is otherwise removed from the Active Household this Mini-Challenge ends - considered a house challenge fail


A LITTLE BIT OF THIS AND THAT

*You may choose the Traits and Aspirations of any Sims in the Active Household when prompted to do so (after Age Up)

*Death Flowers can be used by any of the Active Household Sims

*The Active Household may purchase and manage the Restaurant in Oasis Springs

*The Active Household may purchase and manage ANY of the Retail lots in Magnolia Promenade

*The Active Household may create or join Clubs at any time

*The Sims in the Active Household have the choice of any career or they can remain unemployed the length of this mini-challenge

*The use of any Mods or Custom Content is at your discretion
-ALL play testing was done with a "vanilla" game
-Using Mods or Custom Content may greatly impact the challenge in negative ways

Saturday, December 10, 2016

The Drifter Challenge House 022 - Rules

HOW TO PLAY
House 022 of The Drifter Challenge


GAME SET UP FOR CONTINUING DRIFTERS 

**(Optional) If you want to skip this step, head down to Sim Creation**
Oasis Springs - Base Game
-All previously Placed or Built Residential and Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
- - - -The Rattlesnake Juice bar may be a Karaoke Bar
Willow Creek - Base Game
-All previously Placed or Built Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
- - - -The Spa placed on Pique Hearth Residential Lot is an exception
- - - -The Cafe' placed on the Movers And Shakers Community Lot is an exception
Newcrest - Added To Base Game
-All Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Poopulate with Sims (optional)
Granite Falls - Outdoor Retreat Game Pack
-Make no changes to The Deep Woods (hidden Hermit area)
-All other Rental or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Magnolia Promenade - Get To Work Expansion Pack
-Retail Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Windenburg - Get Together Expansion Pack
-Make no changes to the Community Lots
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game
-Make no changes to the Residential Lots (Exceptions Below)
- - -The Summer Home
- - -Mid-Nowhere
- - - - - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
San Myshuno - City Living Expansion Pack
-Residential and Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
Forgotten Hollow - Vampires Game Pack
-Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)

*You are Free to evict or delete Sims.  The game will auto-populate the worlds with "Townies" regardless of your decision (Exceptions Below)
-The Heir from House 021 who be the Main Sim in this House Mini-Challenge
-The Residents in Windenburg  
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game


**Sim Creation**
The Heir from House 021 will become the Main Sim for the length of this mini-challenge

*You begin this House Mini-Challenge with only the Main Sim.  This Sim will be the ONLY playable character in the Active Household for the length of this Mini-Challenge



GAME SETUP FOR DRIFTERS DOING THIS AS A STAND ALONE HOUSE CHALLENGE

Oasis Springs - Base Game
-Bulldoze the Dusty Turf Residential Lot and evict any Sims that may be there
-Bulldoze The Futures Past Community Lot
-Place or Build a Restaurant on The Futures Past Community Lot
-All other Residential or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
- - - -The Rattlesnake Juice bar may be a Karaoke Bar
Willow Creek - Base Game
-Bulldoze the Pique Hearth Residential Lot and evict any Sims that may be there
-Place or build a Spa on the Pique Hearth Residential Lot - For those players that do not own Spa Day Game Pack, just leave this lot blank or you may build another Gym or Park here
-Bulldoze the Movers And Shakers Community Lot
-Place or Build a Cafe' on the Movers And Shakers Community Lot - For those players that do not own Get Together Expansion Pack, just leave this lot blank or you may build  any of the pre-existing Community Lot types here
-All other Residential or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Newcrest - Added To Base Game
-All Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with Sims (optional)
Granite Falls - Outdoor Retreat Game Pack
-Make no changes to The Deep Woods (hidden Hermit area)
-All other Rental or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Magnolia Promenade - Get To Work Expansion Pack
-Retail Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Windenburg - Get Together Expansion Pack
-Make no changes to the Community Lots
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game
-Make no changes to the Residential Lots (Exceptions Below)
- - -The Summer Home
- - -Mid-Nowhere
- - - - - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
San Myshuno - City Living Expansion Pack
-Residential and Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
Forgotten Hollow - Vampires Game Pack
-Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)

*You are Free to evict or delete Sims.  The game will auto-populate the worlds with "Townies" regardless of your decision (Exception Below)
-The Residents in Windenburg
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game


**SIM CREATION**
-Create or download one new Sim with the following guidelines (referred to as the Main Sim)
-Human type or Alien races only
-Must be Young Adult life stage
-Set the gender preference of the Main Sim
- - -This may be changed anytime during game play
-Pick any Traits for the Main Sim
- - -If you download a Sim, make sure that they do not have any Skills or extra Traits gained (could give unwanted advantages)
- - -Try using Traits that you have never tried before or use a Random Trait Generator for a potential added challenge aspect (optional)
-Pick any Aspiration for the Main Sim
- - -You may change this Aspiration at any time during game play (swap often to maximize Satisfaction Reward points gained)

*You begin this House Mini-Challenge with only the Main Sim.  This Sim will be the ONLY playable character in the Active Household for the length of this Mini-Challenge



GAME SETTINGS

**Game Options**
-Autonomy - Full
-Traditional Social Menu - Your Choice
-Disable Autonomy for Selected Sim - Unchecked
-Fill Empty Homes - Checked
-Auto Age (Played Sims) - Yes
-Auto Age (Unplayed Sims) - Checked
-Sim Lifespan - Normal



WHERE TO START AND LAST MINUTE PREPARATIONS

**Moving In**
*Move the Main Sim onto the Dusty Turf Residential Lot using Manage Worlds
-Oasis Springs
-Lot Size 30x20

**Extra Prep**
*Sell or Delete any belongings that the Main Sim has brought along with them in their Personal or Household inventories
-If you choose to keep these items you must deduct the cost of the object(s) from the household funds before any other objects are allowed to be purchased

*Drop the household funds down to $0 Simoleons
-Using the "testingcheats on" "Money 0" cheat

*Choose up to three Lot Traits (optional)
-These can be changed anytime during game play

**Make Two Separate Game Save Files (optional but recommended)**
*The 1st Game Save File will act as your Main Save which you will play

*The 2nd Game Save File, will act as a backup of the Main Save, holding your place at the beginning of this House Mini-Challenge.

Note:  It's highly recommended that you make these separate Game Save Files so that if you are unsatisfied with how things turn out or you do not complete the requirements in the allotted time, you will have the option to redo this House Mini-Challenge without losing all prior world progress

*Begin game play!  Good Luck, Drifter!  =)



MAIN GOALS OF HOUSE 022

**Building on the Active Home Lot**
*Create a 3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom home worth at least $75k Simoleons (after Depreciation)
-A Room consists of at least 4 walls, a door, textured flooring and wall coverings
-Enter Live Mode from Build Mode and Depreciation will take place
-These requirements are minimums, feel free to add more to the house

**Goals during game play**
*Achieve level 10 of the Detective Career
-Those players who do not have Get To Work Expansion Pack must complete Public Enemy Aspiration
- - -For those interested in more difficult challenge may choose to complete both the Career and the Aspiration

*Befriend the Grim Reaper

*Produce and raise an Heir to the Young Adult life stage
-The Heir will become the Main Sim in the 23rd House Mini-Challenge
-Upon reaching this milestone you must stop game play if you are continuing on to House 023 of The Drifter Challenge
-If any Main Goal was not reached prior to the Heir reaching Young Adult life stage this House Mini-Challenge ends - considered a house challenge fail



WHERE YOU CAN TRAVEL

There MUST be at least $1k Simoleons in Household Funds should you choose to travel (unless specified).  Having $1k Simoleons in Household Funds to travel will apply ANY time you wish to visit the following locations

*Oasis Springs
-The Futures Past Community Lot (Restaurant)
-Desert Bloom park
-The Grotto
-Burners And Builders gym
-Rattlesnake Juice bar (or Karaoke Bar)
-The Solar Flare lounge
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Willow Creek
-The Blue Velvet nightclub
-Pique Hearth Residential Lot (Spa)
-Municipal Muses museum
-Willow Creek Archive library
-Movers And Shakers Community Lot (Cafe')
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Newcrest
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend
*Granite Falls
-Campsite areas - All household members MUST attend
-The National Forest
-The Deep Woods
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Magnolia Promenade
-Any of the Retail Lots and their surrounding areas - No funds needed if the traveling Household Sim owns property there
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Windenburg
-The Bluffs
-The Ruins
-The Von Haunt Estate
-Hare Square park
-The Narwhal Arms nightclub
-Discotheque Pan Europa nightclub
-Harbor Quarter Gym gym
-The Shrieking Llama bar
-Old Quarter Inn bar
-Quad Manor library
-Hare And Hedgehog cafe'
-South Square Coffee cafe'
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*San Myshuno
-Myshuno Meadows park
-Sky Fitness gym
-Planet Honey Pop! karaoke bar
-Waterside Warble karaoke bar
-Casba Gallery arts center
-Stargazer Lounge lounge
-Any Festival locations the Household Sims are asked to attend
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Forgotten Hollow
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Miscellaneous Locations
-The Hospital - No funds needed if your Sim is traveling for work or if you're joining a Sim for a birth
-The Police Station - No funds needed if your Sim is traveling for work
-The Science Lab - No funds needed if your Sim is traveling for work
-Sixam - No funds needed if traveling while at The Science Lab during work hours

*Note: If a Sim is asked to an outing of any type, the event location is allowed to be traveled to for the duration of the outing.  This includes lots that are not unlocked at the time of the invitation



SOME THINGS NOT ALLOWED

*Host any Club Gatherings on the Active Home Lot

*Designate the Active Home Lot as a Club Hangout destination

*Have a playable character be/become a Vampire

*Use any age altering or life prolonging items

*Bring any Sims back from the dead

*Move any Sims OUT of the Active Household

*Control any Sims other than the Main Sim (Examples Below):
-Getting or switching jobs
-Selecting how they perform while at work or school
-Purchasing Satisfaction Rewards
-Directing them to use items in their Personal Inventory
- - -Exceptions to this rule
- - -Answering Phones
- - -Claiming Beds
- - -Taking a Pregnancy Test
- - -Having Baby at the Hospital
- - -Age Up with a bassinet or a cake
- - - - - -ONLY allowed on their Birthday
- - -Pleading for Life (to Grim)



ADDING SIMS TO YOUR ACTIVE HOUSEHOLD

*All Sims that join the Active Household MUST be added using the Move In interaction
-Does not include the following
- - -Adoption
- - -Babies produced within the Active Household
- - -Alien abduction children
- - -Whispering Wishing Well acquired Sims
- - -Created Clones

Note: If a Sim you are inviting to Move In has other Household Members, you may choose to split their Household or move any number of them in (within the game constraints).  If you are choosing to Move In the entire Household, you MUST check mark "Sell All Lot Furnishings" before the Move In process is complete

*Any Simoleons that are brought when a Sim joins the Active Household, MUST be deleted immediately.  Household funds MUST be reset to the amount prior to the Sim(s) joining the Household
 -Using the "testingcheats on" "Money" cheat

*Any items brought in the Personal Inventory or Family Inventory when a Sim joins the Active Household,  may be kept or sold for Simoleons

Note:  This Challenge is not intended to Move In prior Mini-Challenge Household Members.  Doing so may greatly impact the challenge in negative ways



ALL ABOUT THE HEIR

*The Heir MUST be made through the WooHoo For Baby command with a Sim who is part of the Active Household and the Main Sim
-The following cannot be considered The Heir
-Babies produced with a Sim who is not part of the Active Household
- - -Adopted Sims
- - -Alien Abduction Babies
- - -Vampire Babies
- - -Whispering Wishing Well added Sims
- - -Sims added with the Move In interaction

*If the Main Sim should die before Woohoo For Baby is successful (resulting in pregnancy) this Mini-Challenge ends - considered a house challenge fail

*The Heir is considered the 1st born - even in cases with multiple births

*You may pick the Traits and the Aspiration of The Heir

*If The Heir dies or is otherwise removed from the Active Household this Mini-Challenge ends - considered a house challenge fail


A LITTLE BIT OF THIS AND THAT

*You may choose the Traits and Aspirations of any Sims in the Active Household when prompted to do so (after Age Up)

*You may use the Form Group interaction with Non-Playable Sims (this is great for helping them build skills or perform tasks without actually controlling them)

*You may remove items out of the Non-Playable Household Sims' inventories at any time

*Death Flowers can be used by the Main Sim only

-They may NOT be dragged into any Non-Playable Sims' inventories

*You may Purchase and Manage the Restaurant in Oasis Springs
-Purchase on Main Sim only
-Any non playable Active Household members hired cannot be controlled at the workplace

*You may Purchase and Manage a Retail Lot in Magnolia Promenade
-Purchase on Main Sim only
-Any non playable Active Household members hired cannot be controlled at the workplace

*The Active Household may Create or Join Clubs at any time
-Creation on the Main Sim only

*The Main Sim in the Active Household has the choice of any career or they can remain unemployed the length of this mini-challenge (exceptions below)
-The Main Sim must be employed in the Detective career to at least satisfy a required house goal (Those with the Get to Work Expansion pack only)

*The use of any Mods or Custom Content is at your discretion
-ALL play testing was done with a "vanilla" game
-Using Mods or Custom Content may greatly impact the challenge in negative ways

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

The Drifter Challenge House 021 - Rules

HOW TO PLAY
House 021 of The Drifter Challenge


GAME SET UP FOR CONTINUING DRIFTERS 

**(Optional) If you want to skip this step, head down to Sim Creation**
Oasis Springs - Base Game
-All previously Placed or Built Residential and Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Willow Creek - Base Game
-Place or Build a Cafe' on the Movers And Shakers Community Lot - For those players that do not own Get Together Expansion Pack, just leave this lot blank or you may build  any of the pre-existing Community Lot types here
-All other previously Placed or Built Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Newcrest - Added To Base Game
-All Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with Sims (optional)
Granite Falls - Outdoor Retreat Game Pack
-Make no changes to The Deep Woods (hidden Hermit area)
-All other Rental or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Magnolia Promenade - Get To Work Expansion Pack
-Retail Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Windenburg - Get Together Expansion Pack
-Make no changes to the Community Lots
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game
-Make no changes to the Residential Lots (Exceptions Below)
- - -The Summer Home
- - -Mid-Nowhere
- - - - - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
San Myshuno - City Living Expansion Pack
-Residential and Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
Forgotten Hollow - Vampires Game Pack
-Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)

*You are Free to evict or delete Sims.  The game will auto-populate the worlds with "Townies" regardless of your decision (Exceptions Below)
-The Heir from House 020 who be the Main Sim in this House Mini-Challenge
-The Residents in Windenburg  
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game


**Sim Creation**
The Heir from House 020 will become the Main Sim for the length of this mini-challenge

-Create one new Sim with the following guidelines (referred to as the Secondary Sim)
-The Sim must be based on a celebrity
-Human type or Alien races only
-Must be Young Adult life stage
-Set the gender preference of the Secondary Sim
- - -This may be changed anytime during game play
-Set relationship status to Roommate of Main Sim
-Pick any Traits for the Secondary Sim
- - -If you download a Sim, make sure that they do not have any Skills or extra Traits gained (could give unwanted advantages)
- - -Try using Traits that you have never tried before or use a Random Trait Generator for a potential added challenge aspect (optional)
-Pick any Aspiration for the Secondary Sim
- - -You may change this Aspiration at any time during game play (swap often to maximize Satisfaction reward points gained)

*You begin this House Mini-Challenge with both the Main Sim and the Secondary Sim as playable characters.  These Sims will be the ONLY playable characters in the Active Household for the length of this Mini-Challenge



GAME SETUP FOR DRIFTERS DOING THIS AS A STAND ALONE HOUSE CHALLENGE

Oasis Springs - Base Game
-Bulldoze The Futures Past Community Lot
-Place or Build a Restaurant on The Futures Past Community Lot
-All other Residential or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
- - - -The Rattlesnake Juice bar may be a Karaoke Bar
Willow Creek - Base Game
-Bulldoze Ophelia Villa Residential Lot in Willow Creek and evict any Sims that may be there
-Bulldoze the Pique Hearth Residential Lot and evict any Sims that may be there
-Place or build a Spa on the Pique Hearth Residential Lot - For those players that do not own Spa Day Game Pack, just leave this lot blank or you may build another Gym or Park here
-Bulldoze the Movers And Shakers Community Lot
-Place or Build a Cafe' on the Movers And Shakers Community Lot - For those players that do not own Get Together Expansion Pack, just leave this lot blank or you may build  any of the pre-existing Community Lot types here
-All other Residential or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Newcrest - Added To Base Game
-All Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with Sims (optional)
Granite Falls - Outdoor Retreat Game Pack
-Make no changes to The Deep Woods (hidden Hermit area)
-All other Rental or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Magnolia Promenade - Get To Work Expansion Pack
-Retail Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Windenburg - Get Together Expansion Pack
-Make no changes to the Community Lots
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game
-Make no changes to the Residential Lots (Exceptions Below)
- - -The Summer Home
- - -Mid-Nowhere
- - - - - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
San Myshuno - City Living Expansion Pack
-Residential and Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
Forgotten Hollow - Vampires Game Pack
-Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)

*You are Free to evict or delete Sims.  The game will auto-populate the worlds with "Townies" regardless of your decision (Exception Below)
-The Residents in Windenburg
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game


**SIM CREATION**
-Create or download one new Sim with the following guidelines (referred to as the Main Sim)
-Human type or Alien races only
-Must be Young Adult life stage
-Set the gender preference of the Main Sim
- - -This may be changed anytime during game play
-Pick any Traits for the Main Sim
- - -If you download a Sim, make sure that they do not have any Skills or extra Traits gained (could give unwanted advantages)
- - -Try using Traits that you have never tried before or use a Random Trait Generator for a potential added challenge aspect (optional)
-Pick any Aspiration for the Main Sim
- - -You may change this Aspiration at any time during game play (swap often to maximize Satisfaction Reward points gained)

-Create one new Sim with the following guidelines (referred to as the Secondary Sim)
-The Sim must be based on a celebrity
-Human type or Alien races only
-Must be Young Adult life stage
-Set the gender preference of the Secondary Sim
- - -This may be changed anytime during game play
-Set relationship status to Roommate of Main Sim
-Pick any Traits for the Secondary Sim
- - -If you download a Sim, make sure that they do not have any Skills or extra Traits gained (could give unwanted advantages)
- - -Try using Traits that you have never tried before or use a Random Trait Generator for a potential added challenge aspect (optional)
-Pick any Aspiration for the Secondary Sim
- - -You may change this Aspiration at any time during game play (swap often to maximize Satisfaction Reward points gained)


*You begin this House Mini-Challenge with both the Main Sim and the Secondary Sim as playable characters.  These Sims will be the ONLY playable characters in the Active Household for the length of this Mini-Challenge



GAME SETTINGS

**Game Options**
-Autonomy - Full
-Traditional Social Menu - Your Choice
-Disable Autonomy for Selected Sim - Unchecked
-Fill Empty Homes - Checked
-Auto Age (Played Sims) - Yes
-Auto Age (Unplayed Sims) - Checked
-Sim Lifespan - Normal



WHERE TO START AND LAST MINUTE PREPARATIONS

**Moving In**
*Move both the Main and Secondary Sims onto the Ophelia Villa Residential Lot using Manage Worlds
-Willow Creek
-Lot Size 30x20

**Extra Prep**
*Place or Build a Cafe' on the Movers And Shakers Community Lot - For those players that do not own Get Together Expansion Pack, just leave this lot blank or you may build  any of the pre-existing Community Lot types here

*Sell or Delete any belongings that the Main Sim has brought along with them in their Personal or Household inventories
-If you choose to keep these items you must deduct the cost of the object(s) from the household funds before any other objects are allowed to be purchased

*Drop the household funds down to $0 Simoleons
-Using the "testingcheats on" "Money 0" cheat

*Choose up to three Lot Traits (optional)
-These can be changed anytime during game play

**Make Two Separate Game Save Files (optional but recommended)**
*The 1st Game Save File will act as your Main Save which you will play

*The 2nd Game Save File, will act as a backup of the Main Save, holding your place at the beginning of this House Mini-Challenge.

Note:  It's highly recommended that you make these separate Game Save Files so that if you are unsatisfied with how things turn out or you do not complete the requirements in the allotted time, you will have the option to redo this House Mini-Challenge without losing all prior world progress

*Begin game play!  Good Luck, Drifter!  =)



MAIN GOALS OF HOUSE 021

**Building on the Active Home Lot**
*Create a 4 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom home worth at least $200k Simoleons (after Depreciation)
-A Room consists of at least 4 walls, a door, textured flooring and wall coverings
-Enter Live Mode from Build Mode and Depreciation will take place
-These requirements are minimums, feel free to add more to the house

**Goals during game play**
*Achieve level 10 of the Business career
-Either branch - on The Main Sim

*Complete the Fabulously Wealthy Aspiration

*Produce and raise an Heir to the Young Adult life stage
-The Heir will become the Main Sim in the 22nd House Mini-Challenge
-Upon reaching this milestone you must stop game play if you are continuing on to House 022 of The Drifter Challenge
-If any Main Goal was not reached prior to the Heir reaching Young Adult life stage this House Mini-Challenge ends - considered a house challenge fail



WHERE YOU CAN TRAVEL

There MUST be at least $1k Simoleons in Household Funds should you choose to travel (unless specified).  Having $1k Simoleons in Household Funds to travel will apply ANY time you wish to visit the following locations

*Oasis Springs
-The Futures Past Community Lot (Restaurant)
-Desert Bloom park
-The Grotto
-Burners And Builders gym
-Rattlesnake Juice bar (or Karaoke Bar)
-The Solar Flare lounge
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Willow Creek
-The Blue Velvet nightclub
-Pique Hearth Residential Lot (Spa)
-Municipal Muses museum
-Willow Creek Archive library
-Movers And Shakers Community Lot (Cafe')
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Newcrest
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend
*Granite Falls
-Campsite areas - All household members MUST attend
-The National Forest
-The Deep Woods
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Magnolia Promenade
-Any of the Retail Lots and their surrounding areas - No funds needed if the traveling Household Sim owns property there
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Windenburg
-The Bluffs
-The Ruins
-The Von Haunt Estate
-Hare Square park
-The Narwhal Arms nightclub
-Discotheque Pan Europa nightclub
-Harbor Quarter Gym gym
-The Shrieking Llama bar
-Old Quarter Inn bar
-Quad Manor library
-Hare And Hedgehog cafe'
-South Square Coffee cafe'
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*San Myshuno
-Myshuno Meadows park
-Sky Fitness gym
-Planet Honey Pop! karaoke bar
-Waterside Warble karaoke bar
-Casba Gallery arts center
-Stargazer Lounge lounge
-Any Festival locations the Household Sims are asked to attend
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Forgotten Hollow
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Miscellaneous Locations
-The Hospital - No funds needed if your Sim is traveling for work or if you're joining a Sim for a birth
-The Police Station - No funds needed if your Sim is traveling for work
-The Science Lab - No funds needed if your Sim is traveling for work
-Sixam - No funds needed if traveling while at The Science Lab during work hours

*Note: If a Sim is asked to an outing of any type, the event location is allowed to be traveled to for the duration of the outing.  This includes lots that are not unlocked at the time of the invitation



SOME THINGS NOT ALLOWED

*Host any Club Gatherings on the Active Home Lot

*Designate the Active Home Lot as a Club Hangout destination

*Have a playable character be/become a Vampire

*Use any age altering or life prolonging items

*Bring any Sims back from the dead

*Move any Sims OUT of the Active Household

*Control any Sims other than the Main or Secondary Sims (Examples Below):
-Getting or switching jobs
-Selecting how they perform while at work or school
-Purchasing Satisfaction Rewards
-Directing them to use items in their Personal Inventory
- - -Exceptions to this rule
- - -Answering Phones
- - -Claiming Beds
- - -Taking a Pregnancy Test
- - -Having Baby at the Hospital
- - -Age Up with a bassinet or a cake
- - - - - -ONLY allowed on their Birthday
- - -Pleading for Life (to Grim)



ADDING SIMS TO YOUR ACTIVE HOUSEHOLD

*All Sims that join the Active Household MUST be added using the Move In interaction
-Does not include the following
- - -Adoption
- - -Babies produced within the Active Household
- - -Alien abduction children
- - -Whispering Wishing Well acquired Sims
- - -Created Clones

Note: If a Sim you are inviting to Move In has other Household Members, you may choose to split their Household or move any number of them in (within the game constraints).  If you are choosing to Move In the entire Household, you MUST check mark "Sell All Lot Furnishings" before the Move In process is complete

*Any Simoleons that are brought when a Sim joins the Active Household, MUST be deleted immediately.  Household funds MUST be reset to the amount prior to the Sim(s) joining the Household
 -Using the "testingcheats on" "Money" cheat

*Any items brought in the Personal Inventory or Family Inventory when a Sim joins the Active Household,  may be kept or sold for Simoleons

Note:  This Challenge is not intended to Move In prior mini-challenge Household Members.  Doing so may greatly impact the challenge in negative ways



ALL ABOUT THE HEIR

*The Heir MUST be made through the WooHoo For Baby command with a Sim who is a part of the Active Household and the Main Sim
-The following cannot be considered The Heir
- - -Babies produced with a Sim who is not a part of the Active Household
- - -Adopted Sims
- - -Alien Abduction Babies
- - -Vampire Babies
- - -Whispering Wishing Well added Sims
- - -Sims added with the Move In interaction

*If the Main Sim should die before Woohoo For Baby is successful (resulting in pregnancy) this Mini-Challenge ends - considered a house challenge fail

*The Heir is considered the 1st born - even in cases with multiple births

*You may pick the Traits and the Aspiration of The Heir

*If The Heir dies or is otherwise removed from the Active Household this Mini-Challenge ends - considered a house challenge fail


A LITTLE BIT OF THIS AND THAT

*You may choose the Traits and Aspirations of any Sims in the Active Household when prompted to do so (after Age Up)

*You may use the Form Group interaction with Non-Playable Sims (this is great for helping them build skills or perform tasks without actually controlling them)

*You may remove items out of the Non-Playable Household Sims' inventories at any time

*Death Flowers can be used by the Main or Secondary Sims only

-They may NOT be dragged into any Non-Playable Sims' inventories

*You may Purchase and Manage the Restaurant in Oasis Springs
-Purchase on Main or Secondary Sims only
-Any non playable Active Household members hired cannot be controlled at the workplace

*You may Purchase and Manage a Retail Lot in Magnolia Promenade
-Purchase on Main or Secondary Sims only
-Any non playable Active Household members hired cannot be controlled at the workplace

*The Active Household may Create or Join Clubs at any time
-Creation on the Main or Secondary Sims only

*The Main or Secondary Sims in the Active Household have the choice of any career or they can remain unemployed the length of this mini-challenge (exceptions below)
-The Main and Secondary Sims must be employed in the Painter career to at least satisfy a required house goal

*The use of any Mods or Custom Content is at your discretion
-ALL play testing was done with a "vanilla" game
-Using Mods or Custom Content may greatly impact the challenge in negative ways

Thursday, October 6, 2016

The Drifter Challenge House 020 - Rules

HOW TO PLAY
House 020 of The Drifter Challenge


GAME SET UP FOR CONTINUING DRIFTERS 

**(Optional) If you want to skip this step, head down to Sim Creation**
Oasis Springs - Base Game
-All previously Placed or Built Residential and Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Willow Creek - Base Game
-All previously Placed or Built Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Newcrest - Added To Base Game
-All Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with Sims (optional)
Granite Falls - Outdoor Retreat Game Pack
-Make no changes to The Deep Woods (hidden Hermit area)
-All other Rental or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Magnolia Promenade - Get To Work Expansion Pack
-Retail Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Windenburg - Get Together Expansion Pack
-Make no changes to the Community Lots
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game
-Make no changes to the Residential Lots (Exceptions Below)
- - -The Summer Home
- - -Mid-Nowhere
- - - - - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
San Myshuno - City Living Expansion Pack
-Residential and Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
Forgotten Hollow - Vampires Game Pack
-Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)

*You are Free to evict or delete Sims.  The game will auto-populate the worlds with "Townies" regardless of your decision (Exceptions Below)
-The Heir from House 019 who be the Main Sim in this House Mini-Challenge
-The Residents in Windenburg  
-To preserve all Club aspects in the game


**Sim Creation**
The Heir from House 019 will become the Main Sim for the length of this Mini-Challenge

-Create or download one new Sim with the following guidelines (referred to as the Secondary Sim)
-Human type or Alien races only
-Must be Young Adult life stage
-Set the gender preference of the Secondary Sim
- - -This may be changed anytime during game play
-Set relationship status to Roommate of Main Sim
-Pick any Traits for the Secondary Sim
- - -If you download a Sim, make sure that they do not have any Skills or extra Traits gained (could give unwanted advantages)
- - -Try using Traits that you have never tried before or use a Random Trait Generator for a potential added challenge aspect (optional)
-Pick any Aspiration for the Secondary Sim
- - -You may change this Aspiration at any time during game play (swap often to maximize Satisfaction Reward points gained)

-Create or download one new Sim with the following guidelines (referred to as the Third Sim)
-Human type or Alien races only
-Must be Young Adult life stage
-Set the gender preference of the Third Sim
- - -This may be changed anytime during game play
-Set relationship status to Roommate of Main Sim
-Pick any Traits for the Third Sim
- - -If you download a Sim, make sure that they do not have any Skills or extra Traits gained (could give unwanted advantages)
- - -Try using Traits that you have never tried before or use a Random Trait Generator for a potential added challenge aspect (optional)
-Pick any Aspiration for the Third Sim
- - -You may change this Aspiration at any time during game play (swap often to maximize Satisfaction Reward points gained)

*You begin this House Mini-Challenge with the Main Sim, Secondary Sim, and Third Sim as playable characters.  All Sims in the Active Household will be playable for the length of this Mini-Challenge



GAME SETUP FOR DRIFTERS DOING THIS AS A STAND ALONE HOUSE CHALLENGE

Oasis Springs - Base Game
-Bulldoze the Rio Verde Residential Lot and evict any Sims that may be there
-Bulldoze The Futures Past Community Lot
-Place or Build a Restaurant on The Futures Past Community Lot
-All other Residential or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
- - - -The Rattlesnake Juice bar may be a Karaoke Bar
Willow Creek - Base Game
-Bulldoze the Pique Hearth Residential Lot and evict any Sims that may be there
-Place or build a Spa on the Pique Hearth Residential Lot - For those players that do not own Spa Day Game Pack, just leave this lot blank or you may build another Gym or Park here
-All other Residential or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Newcrest - Added To Base Game
-All Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with Sims (optional)
Granite Falls - Outdoor Retreat Game Pack
-Make no changes to The Deep Woods (hidden Hermit area)
-All other Rental or Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Magnolia Promenade - Get To Work Expansion Pack
-Retail Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
Windenburg - Get Together Expansion Pack
-Make no changes to the Community Lots
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game
-Make no changes to the Residential Lots (Exceptions Below)
- - -The Summer Home
- - -Mid-Nowhere
- - - - - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
San Myshuno - City Living Expansion Pack
-Residential and Community Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)
Forgotten Hollow - Vampires Game Pack
-Residential Lots may be left as they are, Rebuilt or Replaced with a Lot downloaded from The Gallery 
- - -Must be Built or Replaced with the specified Lot type only
-Populate with more Sims (optional)

*You are Free to evict or delete Sims.  The game will auto-populate the worlds with "Townies" regardless of your decision (Exception Below)
-The Residents in Windenburg
- - -To preserve all Club aspects in the game


**SIM CREATION**
-Create or download one new Sim with the following guidelines (referred to as the Main Sim)
-Human type or Alien races only
-Must be Young Adult life stage
-Set the gender preference of the Main Sim
- - -This may be changed anytime during game play
-Pick any Traits for the Main Sim
- - -If you download a Sim, make sure that they do not have any Skills or extra Traits gained (could give unwanted advantages)
- - -Try using Traits that you have never tried before or use a Random Trait Generator for a potential added challenge aspect (optional)
-Pick any Aspiration for the Main Sim
- - -You may change this Aspiration at any time during game play (swap often to maximize Satisfaction Reward points gained)

-Create or download one new Sim with the following guidelines (referred to as the Secondary Sim)
-Human type or Alien races only
-Must be Young Adult life stage
-Set the gender preference of the Secondary Sim
- - -This may be changed anytime during game play
-Set relationship status to Roommate of Main Sim
-Pick any Traits for the Secondary Sim
- - -If you download a Sim, make sure that they do not have any Skills or extra Traits gained (could give unwanted advantages)
- - -Try using Traits that you have never tried before or use a Random Trait Generator for a potential added challenge aspect (optional)
-Pick any Aspiration for the Secondary Sim
- - -You may change this Aspiration at any time during game play (swap often to maximize Satisfaction Reward points gained)


-Create or download one new Sim with the following guidelines (referred to as the Third Sim)
-Human type or Alien races only
-Must be Young Adult life stage
-Set the gender preference of the Third Sim
- - -This may be changed anytime during game play
-Set relationship status to Roommate of Main Sim
-Pick any Traits for the Third Sim
- - -If you download a Sim, make sure that they do not have any Skills or extra Traits gained (could give unwanted advantages)
- - -Try using Traits that you have never tried before or use a Random Trait Generator for a potential added challenge aspect (optional)
-Pick any Aspiration for the Third Sim
- - -You may change this Aspiration at any time during game play (swap often to maximize Satisfaction Reward points gained)


*You begin this House Mini-Challenge with the Main Sim, Secondary Sim, and Third Sim as playable characters.  All Sims in the Active Household will be playable for the length of this mini-challenge



GAME SETTINGS

**Game Options**
-Autonomy - Full
-Traditional Social Menu - Your Choice
-Disable Autonomy for Selected Sim - Unchecked
-Fill Empty Homes - Checked
-Auto Age (Played Sims) - Yes
-Auto Age (Unplayed Sims) - Checked
-Sim Lifespan - Normal



WHERE TO START AND LAST MINUTE PREPARATIONS

**Moving In**
*Move both the Main, Secondary and Third Sims onto the Rio Verde Residential Lot using Manage Worlds
-Oasis Springs
-Lot Size 40 x 30

**Extra Prep**
*Sell or Delete any belongings that the Main Sim has brought along with them in their Personal or Household inventories
-If  you choose to keep these items you must deduct the cost of the object(s) from the household funds before any other objects are allowed to be purchased

*Drop the household funds down to $0 Simoleons 
-Using the "testingcheats on" "Money 0" cheat

*Choose up to three Lot Traits (optional)
-These can be changed anytime during game play

**Make Two Separate Game Save Files (optional but recommended)**
*The 1st Game Save File will act as your Main Save which you will play

*The 2nd Game Save File, will act as a backup of the Main Save, holding your place at the beginning of this House Mini-Challenge.

Note:  It's highly recommended that you make these separate Game Save Files so that if you are unsatisfied with how things turn out or you do not complete the requirements in the allotted time, you will have the option to redo this House Mini-Challenge without losing all prior world progress

*Begin game play!  Good Luck, Drifter!  =)



MAIN GOALS OF HOUSE 020

**Building on the Active Home Lot**
*Create a 5 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom home worth at least $150k Simoleons (after Depreciation)
-MUST include a "Performance Area"
- - -This will include at least of each of the following
- - - - - -Piano
- - - - - -Guitar
- - - - - -Violin
- - - - - -Microphone
- - - - - -Seating for others to watch performances
Note: The Performance Area can be added as an additional room, or can be outside
-A Room consists of at least 4 walls, a door, textured flooring and wall coverings
-Enter Live Mode from Build Mode and Depreciation will take place
-These requirements are minimums, feel free to add more to the house

**Goals during game play**
*Achieve level 10 of the Entertainment career
-Musician branch - on the Main Sim

*Achieve level 10 Guitar Skill on Secondary Sim

*Achieve level 10 Comedy Skill on Third Sim

*Achieve level 10 Violin Skill on The Heir

*Produce and raise an Heir to the Young Adult lifestage
-The Heir will become the Main Sim in the 21st House Mini-Challenge
-Upon reaching this milestone you must stop game play if you are continuing on to House 021 of The Drifter Challenge
-If any Main Goal was not reached prior to the Heir reaching Young Adult lifestage this House Mini-Challenge ends - considered a house challenge fail



WHERE YOU CAN TRAVEL

There MUST be at least $1k Simoleons in Household Funds should you choose to travel (unless specified).  Having $1k Simoleons in Household Funds to travel will apply ANY time you wish to visit the following locations

*Oasis Springs
-The Futures Past Community Lot (Restaurant)
-Desert Bloom park
-The Grotto
-Burners And Builders gym
-Rattlesnake Juice bar (or Karaoke Bar)
-The Solar Flare lounge
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Willow Creek
-The Blue Velvet nightclub
-Pique Hearth Residential Lot (Spa)
-Municipal Muses museum
-Willow Creek Archive library
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Newcrest
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend
*Granite Falls
-Campsite areas - All household members MUST attend
-The National Forest
-The Deep Woods
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Magnolia Promenade
-Any of the three Retail Lots and their surrounding areas - No funds needed if the traveling Household Sim owns property there
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Windenburg
-The Bluffs
-The Ruins
-The Von Haunt Estate
-Hare Square park
-The Narwhal Arms nightclub
-Discotheque Pan Europa nightclub
-Harbor Quarter Gym gym
-The Shrieking Llama bar
-Old Quarter Inn bar
-Quad Manor library
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*San Myshuno
-Myshuno Meadows park
-Sky Fitness gym
-Planet Honey Pop! karaoke bar
-Waterside Warble karaoke bar
-Casba Gallery arts center
-Stargazer Lounge lounge
-Any Festival locations the Household Sims are asked to attend
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Forgotten Hollow
-Any Club or Party locations the Household Sims are asked to attend or that they host
*Miscellaneous Locations
-The Hospital - No funds needed if your Sim is traveling for work or if you're joining a Sim for a birth
-The Police Station - No funds needed if your Sim is traveling for work
-The Science Lab - No funds needed if your Sim is traveling for work
-Sixam - No funds needed if traveling while at The Science Lab during work hours



SOME THINGS NOT ALLOWED

*Host any Club Gatherings on the Active Home Lot

*Designate the Active Home Lot as a Club Hangout destination

*Have a playable character be/become a Vampire

*Use any age altering or life prolonging items

*Bring any Sims back from the dead

*Move any Sims OUT of the Active Household



ADDING SIMS TO YOUR ACTIVE HOUSEHOLD

*All Sims that join the Active Household MUST be added using the Move In interaction
- Does not include the following
- - -Adoption
- - -Babies produced within the Active Household
- - -Alien abduction children
- - -Whispering Wishing Well acquired Sims
- - -Created Clones

Note: If a Sim you are inviting to Move In has other Household Members, you may choose to split their Household or move any number of them in (within the game constraints).  If you are choosing to Move In the entire Household, you MUST checkmark "Sell All Lot Furnishings" before the Move In process is complete

*Moving in any Sims that are the Vampire race is not allowed

*Any Simoleons that are brought when a Sim joins the Active Household, MUST be deleted immediately.  Household funds MUST be reset to the amount prior to the Sim(s) joining the Household
 -Using the "testingcheats on" "Money" cheat

*Any items brought in the Personal Inventory or Family Inventory when a Sim joins the Active Household,  may be kept or sold for Simoleons

Note:  This Challenge is not intended to Move In prior mini-challenge Household Members.  Doing so may greatly impact the challenge in negative ways



ALL ABOUT THE HEIR

*The Heir MUST be made through the WooHoo For Baby command with a Sim who is part of the Active Household and the Main Sim
-The following cannot be considered The Heir
- - -Babies produced with a Sim who is not part of the Active Household
- - -Adopted Sims
- - -Alien Abduction Babies
- - -Vampire Babies
- - -Whispering Wishing Well added Sims
- - -Sims added with the Move In interaction

*If the Main Sim should die before Woohoo For Baby is successful (resulting in pregnancy) this mini-challenge ends - considered a house challenge fail

*The Heir is considered the 1st born - even in cases with multiple births

*You may pick the Traits and the Aspiration of The Heir

*If The Heir dies or is otherwise removed from the Active Household this Mini-Challenge ends - considered a house challenge fail



A LITTLE BIT OF THIS AND THAT

*You may choose the Traits and Aspirations of any Sims in the Active Household when prompted to do so (after Age Up)

*Death Flowers can be used by any of the Active Household Sims

*The Active Household may purchase and manage the Restaurant in Oasis Springs

*The Active Household may purchase and manage ANY of the Retail lots in Magnolia Promenade

*The Active Household may create or join Clubs at any time

*The Sims in the Active Household have the choice of any career or they can remain unemployed the length of this mini-challenge

*The use of any Mods or Custom Content is at your discretion
-ALL play testing was done with a "vanilla" game
-Using Mods or Custom Content may greatly impact the challenge in negative ways