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Pregnancy Mega Mod v7

by scumbumbo Posted 31st Jan 2015 at 2:51 AM - Updated 15th Nov 2018 at 11:57 AM by scumbumbo : Updated for Nov 13, 2018 game patch
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Updated 11-15-2018 --- There was an issue that likely caused many players to not be able to run v7 from yesterday's download, this has been corrected and the upload patched today.

Version 7 is now updated to work with the 1.47.49 (November 13, 2018) game patch.

Important Game Patch Note - Following the May 4, 2015 game patch, it is now possible to affect the gender of offspring by what the expectant mother eats and listens to. Because of this, the gender of offspring is no longer guaranteed after a scan or set offspring is done

As long as between the scan or set the mother does not eat the foods or listen to the music types below, everything should stay accurate. However, until we can get extracts of the game XML, it is not clear if the statistic used to track the food and music may "decay" or drift back to zero, like relationships. If this occurs, then it is possible that things can still change even if those foods/music are avoided after the scan IF they were not avoided prior to it. Basically, it makes a mess of things, and only time will tell. I can create an add-on that will alter the pregnancy function to work as it used to if it bothers enough people that things are no longer strictly deterministic.

From the patch notes:
  • Strawberries and Pop music (one, the other, or both) seem to lead to more baby girls.
  • Carrots and Alternative music seem to lead to more baby boys.


The Pregnancy Mega Mod is a team effort - a combination of existing and new mods written by java7nerd and Scumbumbo repackaged and designed to be mega easy to use. It includes java7nerd's Pregnancy Scan and Reseed, plus Scumbumbo's Pregnancy Terminator, PLUS a new feature to allow setting what stage a sim's pregnancy is in or even immediately beginning labor.

The new Pregnancy pie-menu items will only show up when clicking on any pregnant sim. The menu is available for teens through elder targets. The screenshots above show the majority of menu items which are available and how easy it will be to access the features of the combined mods. If you can play The Sims 4, you can use this mod!

Update: Version 3 adds translations for Chinese, Russian, and Brazilian Portuguese. If you do not need the additional languages there is no need to update. Note that translations affect only the pie-menus and will not change the notifications generated by the script.

Note that the original Pregnancy Scan and Reseed and Pregnancy Terminator mods are not required for this mod, they are built in. If you want to keep the old mods, they will not conflict with this mod.

Installation Instructions and Compatibility

For easiest installation, I strongly urge using The Sims 4 Mod Manager by Raxdiam for a fully automatic install, or you can install manually. Since this mod contains both a script mod and XML package file, manual installation is only suggested if you are familiar with this kind of mod. See further below for manual mod installation notes.

Script mods must be enabled in your game options for this mod to work properly.

This mod was written and tested on Windows for The Sims 4 version 1.47.49 (November 13, 2018).

No XML files were changed for this mod, everything in the package is new and the script injects the new XML into the sim objects. As such it should not conflict with any other mod, even ones that modify sim's pie menus.

Miscellaneous but Important Notes

Choosing triplets with specific genders may result in a noticeable delay in generating the offspring. The mod will make up to 20,000 attempts to generate the requested offspring before giving up. This will probably never happen unless the household is too full to create the requested number of offspring. A notification of the failure will appear and the pregnancy will remain unaltered.

If the population of the pregnant sim's household changes between the time of the scan and the resulting labor, more or fewer offspring may result.

Manual Installation

The zip file you downloaded should contain a package file and a zip file ending in _Script. Unzip both files into your Mods folder, but do not unzip the zip file ending in _Script -- that should end up in the Mods folder still zipped.

The package file can be placed into a subfolder, however the script file must be placed directly in the Mods folder.

There are two images in the screenshots above which indicate the files required in the Mods folder and how to enable script mods.

Princemajik also covers the manual install process in a mod review on YouTube. Although this video is for the SimLotto mod, the same technique is used for this mod.

Additional Credits
  • java7nerd for the Pregnancy Scan and Reseed, ideas for improvements, and testing
  • Velocitygrass for the Sims4XmlExtractor
  • Kuree and all the others at Sims4Group who have put together the S4PE tool
  • Translations
    • egureh for the Chinese translation
    • KuriXarya for the Russian translation
    • jor for the Brazilian Portuguese translation
    • tonttuli for the Finnish translation
    • Tracas for the Spanish translation
    • Eman for the Italian translation
    • Jevi for the German translation
    • Mebb for the French translation

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 4
Built with Game Version: 1.47.49
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date | Pregnancy Mega Mod by java7nerd and Scumbumbo.

Size: 27.9 KB · Downloads: 459,007 · 15th Nov 2018
27.9 KB 459,007 15th Nov 2018
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
Basic Download and Install Instructions:
1. Download: Click the File tab to see the download link. Click the link to save the .rar or .zip file(s) to your computer.
Read the upload description for installation instructions. If nothing else is specified, do the following:
2. Extract: Use WinRAR (Windows) to extract the .package file(s) (if included, ts4script as well) from the .rar or .zip file(s).
3. Cut and paste the .package file(s) (if included, ts4script as well) into your Mods folder
  • Windows XP: Documents and Settings\(Current User Account)\My Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 4\Mods\
  • Windows Vista/7/8/8.1: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 4\Mods\

Need more information?
  • Anyone can use both .rar and .zip files easily! On Windows, use WinRAR.
  • If you don't have a Mods folder, just make one.
  • Mod still not working? Make sure you have script mods enabled
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Test Subject
#1051 Old 23rd Jul 2019 at 12:38 PM
this is an awesome mod thx
Test Subject
16th Aug 2019 at 2:40 PM
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Test Subject
#1052 Old 16th Aug 2019 at 10:51 PM
Originally Posted by Timetoletmycatout
Latest Pregnancy Mega Mod v.38.1:

Wrong Mod that is from a different creator!!!!!!! And has compatibility problems with other mods!!!!
Test Subject
#1053 Old 20th Aug 2019 at 3:16 PM
I'm using this mod with Island Living ( and it works just fine. WW was not affected at all. Thanks for another quality mod!
Test Subject
20th Aug 2019 at 7:01 PM
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Test Subject
#1054 Old 26th Aug 2019 at 1:30 AM
Hello! I recently downloaded the mod, and when I click on my pregnant sims, the option 'pregnancy' or whatever it's supposed to be doesn't show up? Did I do anything wrong? Or is something wrong with the mod? Thanks in advance!
Test Subject
#1055 Old 28th Aug 2019 at 9:09 AM
Originally Posted by ajf
Hello! I recently downloaded the mod, and when I click on my pregnant sims, the option 'pregnancy' or whatever it's supposed to be doesn't show up? Did I do anything wrong? Or is something wrong with the mod? Thanks in advance!

The mod is out of date and will need to be fixed (which may not happen)
Lab Assistant
#1056 Old 10th Feb 2020 at 4:14 AM Last edited by ahmird2 : 10th Feb 2020 at 4:44 AM.
I really needed this mod due to circumstances in my game. I am here to say that this mod works with my game. I just tried it today.
I have everything - All EPs, GPs, SPs, and Purchased content. My game version reports it is version:
This mod worked as described.
Also I want to report that I didn't bother to remove any other mods or use a blank game to test it - I just stuck it right in there and it worked. That being said, here is a list of the major relevant mods that I do have installed while it works (note that all the following mods are of their latest versions):
Basemental Drugs
Extreme Violence Mod
Meaningful Stories
Nisas Wicked Perversions
Personality Please
Slice of Life
Wicked Whims
-edit: All the above mods were at their default configurations at the time.
Field Researcher
#1057 Old 10th Apr 2020 at 1:20 PM
Today my game was struggling since a recent update. My sims wouldnt do anything and when I clicked on objects, or on the ground, or on sims, no menu appeared for me to click on options. I delete the pregnancy mega mod, simocide, enable debug cheats, and autnomous repairs, and my game started working again. Not 100% sure which of those was conflicting but they're all pretty old mods so all could have been guilty. It's a shame, I enjoyed those mods.
Test Subject
#1058 Old 16th Apr 2020 at 7:58 PM
I just ran this mod using the newest update v1.62.67.1020 and it worked perfectly alongside other popular mods like MCCC, Slice of Life, UI Cheats Extension and WW. I love how simple this mod is and it stays true to its name (unlike the updated version with additional features which I don't really need).
Test Subject
#1059 Old 28th Nov 2020 at 12:53 AM
Is there any chance that this mod could get updated. I know it's included with MCC, but I don't use the mod, and this one is just starting to throw up errors for me.
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