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Candle-Town Uptown (Ambitions file added)

by candlelight82 Posted 27th Apr 2010 at 5:13 AM - Updated 6th Jul 2010 at 12:40 AM by candlelight82 : added a new file, small fixes
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Candle-Town Uptown

Hi folks,
I present you a new part of Candle-Town: The Uptown

Expansion Pack 1 (world adventures) required
Saved with game version
Size: 60x60
Furnished: 496,115
Unfurnished: 361,425

Some Details:

Brewery, Town Administration, Training Hall, The Great Hall, Mayors house,
a small house, two bigger homes, empty house for your purposes

Kitchen garden, small field, butterflies and moth, some bugs, frogs, two secret doors, two parking lots,
a placa with outdoor chess, small park, field of honor (losers have to deal with HugeLunatics Guillotine)
all: the fire of Amon Din , the witchburner, and fountains are activated by triggers along the walls

1st of May >>> "Candle-Town Uptown Update.rar"
- Replaced one small garden with a pool
- Edited the river, now sims can walk along the water > shorter ways

5th of July Ambitions only >>> "Candle-Town - Uptown (AMBITIONS).rar"
- Noticed: importing old lots into an Ambitions installation couses some problems, now I've uploaded a Ambitions-ready file
- Added a new big room for the sim-gnub-game
- Fixed the fish-seeds
- Removed three not accessable objects
- Added some washing machines and clotheslines
- Now, uses the skeleton that came with Ambitions
- Look at page three in the comments for the updated pictures

When you place the lot in your world, have a close look at the ground painting,.. if you feel it doesn't look right, then please turn the lot around before placing! That's a general problem when placing lots with ground paint, it has nothing to do with my lot.

Tested with my 8 sim family.
Have fun!

CC Stuff seen on the pictures but NOT included:
Thanks to HugeLunatic for the Guillotine:
The skeleton from , scroll down a bit.
You can also use the skeleton from Ambitions (thanks to morten8035 for reminding me)

EA Store items used:
Buy stuff:

Castle Door: 100 SimPoints (looks better with!!!)

Banner: 25 SimPoints (looks better with!!!)

Shield and sword: 25 SimPoints (just deko)

Fake-Wood: 25 SimPoints (just deko)

Treasure chest: 25 SimPoints (just deko)

The tower top: Seems it's included in the castle outdoor set. If you don't have the castle outdoor set, don't panic, I have constructed a normal pointy roof beneath, the only thing you have to do is, delete the default replacement.

Free Store Stuff:
Thanksgiving: free (just deko)

Arch: free (used in the placa and on top of the tower)

Day of the earth: free (plants)

Lot Size: 6x6
Lot Price: 496115

Number of bedrooms: 5 or more
Custom Content Included: None
Furnishings: Fully Furnished
Special Flags: Not Applicable

You must have the expansion, game version or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 3 World Adventures
Built with Game Version:
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
Candle-Town - Uptown (AMBITIONS).rar

Size: 4.41 MB · Downloads: 5,823 · 5th Jul 2010
4.41 MB 5,823 5th Jul 2010
Candle-Town Uptown Update.rar

Size: 4.01 MB · Downloads: 7,986 · 1st May 2010
4.01 MB 7,986 1st May 2010
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
Quick Guide:

1. Click the file listed on the Files tab to download the file to your computer.
2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file.
2. Select the .sims3pack file you got from extracting.
3. Cut and paste it into your Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3\Downloads folder. If you do not have this folder yet, it is recommended that you open the game and then close it again so that this folder will be automatically created. Then you can place the .sims3pack into your Downloads folder.
5. Load the game's Launcher, and click on the Downloads tab. Select the house icon, find the lot in the list, and tick the box next to it. Then press the Install button below the list.
6. Wait for the installer to load, and it will install the lot to the game. You will get a message letting you know when it's done.
7. Run the game, and find your lot in Edit Town, in the premade lots bin.

Extracting from RAR, ZIP, or 7z: You will need a special program for this. For Windows, we recommend 7-Zip and for Mac OSX, we recommend Keka. Both are free and safe to use.

Need more help?

If you need more info, see Game Help:Installing TS3 Packswiki for a full, detailed step-by-step guide!
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Mad Poster
#26 Old 28th Apr 2010 at 12:39 AM
This is SO fantastic, as always! Thank you for all these wonderful lots!
Original Poster
#27 Old 28th Apr 2010 at 1:07 AM
- found some pictures I took during building
- There's mostly a basic idea, like this one, a stronghold over a river, so let's go
- I always start building from one edge, rough landscaping, some basic layout,.. ideas come while building, if I ran out of ideas I start bing and search for castles, mansions,..
Lab Assistant
#28 Old 28th Apr 2010 at 4:05 PM
goodness, what computer are you playing this on? lol. *note to self, upgrade to take full advantage of candlelight82's content!!!*

Lab Assistant
#29 Old 28th Apr 2010 at 8:29 PM
i'm not a fan of medieval themed stuff at all but your lot here really make we want to reconsider that. it's absolutely stunning!!

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#30 Old 29th Apr 2010 at 2:12 AM
I am speechless, this is so beautiful and detailed Awesome lot, Candlelight!!
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#31 Old 30th Apr 2010 at 3:51 AM
WOW. So detailed! Amazing work! :D

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#32 Old 30th Apr 2010 at 4:13 PM
What can I say really? I guess, you're talented, creative, and a wonderful source of excellent custom content here on MTS. Keep up the great work!
Test Subject
#33 Old 1st May 2010 at 9:10 PM
can u make it without world adventures? plz i really loved it but was sad when i saw it was only fow WA
Mad Poster
#34 Old 15th May 2010 at 11:02 AM
OMG WOW !!! Absolutely amazing ! I am speechless you just rock my socks ! LOL !
Test Subject
#35 Old 22nd May 2010 at 12:18 AM
I have been looking for new and inventive lots and houses on here and this is the first one that has me really excited to try out in-game. Amazing.
Test Subject
#36 Old 7th Jun 2010 at 7:57 PM
This is ridiculously amazing.
Test Subject
#37 Old 8th Jun 2010 at 8:29 AM
Wow!I Love It!Thanks for sharing!^^

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Mad Poster
#38 Old 8th Jun 2010 at 9:02 AM
Congrats on the feature! It's highly deserved, this is a beautifully constructed lot.
Mad Poster
#39 Old 8th Jun 2010 at 9:04 AM
Three words: HOLY, FREAKIN', CRAP. O.O Epic.

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#40 Old 8th Jun 2010 at 9:05 AM
Amazing! Great job! *Highfives*

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#41 Old 8th Jun 2010 at 10:25 AM
Woot! YES!!! Such a well-deserved feature, Candlelight, like I told you earlier today, this lot is brilliant!

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Original Poster
#42 Old 8th Jun 2010 at 2:34 PM
Yeah!!! Thanks to all of you!!! And special thanks to MTS
#43 Old 8th Jun 2010 at 4:06 PM
Originally Posted by Rapsheba555
Three words: HOLY, FREAKIN', CRAP. O.O Epic.

Raps that was four words. Silly. *Hits him*

But I agree, those words came out of my mouth as well. A++++

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Field Researcher
#44 Old 8th Jun 2010 at 5:15 PM
I had determined quite some time ago that I would not get or play Sims 3, that I would stick to Sims 2 only. And so far I have seen very little that would entice me to go near Sims 3 - until today. What you have created is amazing and now I am questioning my decision. If I do decide to play Sims 3 it will be because of you and this beautiful medieval town!

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Test Subject
#45 Old 8th Jun 2010 at 11:22 PM
Absolutely amazing!! Wish I could install this but I always have issues putting custom lots in my game.
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#46 Old 9th Jun 2010 at 12:31 PM
O.o *wipes eyes* It's so beautiful.
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#47 Old 10th Jun 2010 at 3:30 PM
Congrats on the feature!

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Test Subject
#48 Old 10th Jun 2010 at 9:34 PM
Stunning lot!))
Test Subject
#49 Old 11th Jun 2010 at 4:15 AM
hello im having trouble finding it in riverside the town on thes ims3 for this candle uptown thing and i really want it but cant find it is it in the first town or in egypt and stuff
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