not easy being a horse, especially a horse who covers The Sims beat here at
GamesRadar. For far too long, squishy homo sapiens have been the subject matter
of choice for the people-centric series. Fortunately, the time has finally come
for non-humans to enjoy the spotlight thanks to The Sims 3 Pets.
the limited edition of this animal-licious follow up to EA’s The Sims 3 for 360
or PS3, and you’ll get 10 unique and exclusive breeds (or “character classes”
as we equestrians like to call them). The 10 pre-order extras include the Dead
Space inspired Ishimura Bobtail cat, a Dragon Age-style Mabari War Hound, a
Tiger Husky, a Skunk Birman cat, and more. Those who pre-order the PC
version will get a pet store with unique items.
Above: The skin for this Ishimura Bobtail cat was inspired by Dead Space
Above: A non-horse human (back left) and a non-horse canine (back right) toil
while this non-horse feline (front) grooms itself. Everything is as it should
Above: Of course, fully controllable horses will be The Sims 3 Pets’ most
Of course, lesser non-human animals, such as dogs and cats, will be playable in
The Sims 3: Pets. But, most importantly, the fifth expansion marks the first
time that horses will be fully controllable. It seems that someone at EA has
finally seen fit to read my many angry fan letters. The Sims 3: Pets expansion
is scheduled to release on October 18 and 21 in North America and Europe
respectively. Be sure to do your part for the often ignored hardcore horse
community by supporting this title today.
Sep 13, 2011
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