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Sims 3 Community Blog: Welcome To Moonlight Falls!
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Some may call this town sleepy and slightly off the map, and tourists may pass through quickly due to the ‘odd’ Sims who call the town home. However, for the residents of Moonlight Falls, their town is unlike any other with its towering falls, foggy hills, and mysteries that lurk around every corner.
 

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Moonlight Falls is a scenic escape filled with great places for exploring and hunting. While the natural surroundings of this town are quite beautiful, those seeking a lively setting will find a number of new venues to venture into to meet the locals and research some of the town’s eerie past. Let’s take a quick tour to see what venues await in Moonlight Falls!
 
The warm homey atmosphere of The Toadstool makes it a great place to unwind. Grab a rocking chair by the fire or take a seat on the upstairs balcony for a perfect people watching location.
 
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For a howling good time, give Varg’s Tavern a try. This old converted warehouse is now deemed the local ‘supernatural hangout’ and a great place to grab a juice or pick a fight.
 
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While the Red Velvet Lounge might not look like much on the outside, this vampire lounge sits on prime real estate near the river, and is known as one of the more posh locales to enjoy some plasma or get down on the dance floor.
 
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Want to practice a little alchemy, pick up a new elixir recipe or buy that rare ingredient? Aleister’s Elixirs and Sundries, named after the historical Alchemist Aleister Krummly, is the one stop shop for all your elixir needs! This is also the place to put your elixirs up for sale if you want to make some cash with your alchemy skill.
 
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Fae Ray Arboretum is a nature-lover’s paradise. Explore the grounds, read a book in the shade of your favorite tree or listen to the calming sounds of the fountains in this beautiful park. Inside the actual Arboretum you can search for fairies, take a tour or even play fairy games. For the competitive gardener, the Arboretum hosts frequent gardening competitions – enter your best produce and possibly win a prize!
 
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For Sims with more intellectual interests, a visit to the Library of Lore & Vault of Antiquity is sure to satisfy even the greatest thirst for knowledge. Sims looking for ‘unique’ information can bypass the library building and head straight to the Vault of Antiquity. Trivia competitions and alchemy classes are just a few of the things to do in this historical location.
 
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Watch the sun set from Moonlight Point or take a walk along La Shove Beach with your werewolf pals to truly appreciate the beauty nature has to offer.
 
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Now that you’ve seen a few of the fun places to visit, let’s meet a couple of the new neighbors! The families in Moonlight Falls are a colorful cast of characters with rich histories and quirky traits.
 
Two cornerstone families in Moonlight Falls are the Van Goulds and Wolffs. Due to an unclear point in history, both Ayden Van Gould and Pappy Wolff have been attributed to being the Moonlight Falls’ town founder. This has caused an unfortunate feud between the two families, a feud that the younger generations seem determined to overcome.
 
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The three Crumplebottom sisters are very different in both appearance and attitude. Beatrice is the oldest and very set in her grumpy ways. Belinda is as good natured a person as you could ever meet and often fills the role of family peacekeeper. Meanwhile Bianca is a bit of a spitfire and all about flirting her way through life. These witchy siblings can cast some serious magical mojo; that is when they aren’t squabbling over whose turn it is to wash the dishes!
 
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The Goodfellow family is known as the town pranksters. Flora, Pip and Dahlia just love humans (and pulling some major jokes on their unsuspecting neighbors)! The newest addition to the Goodfellow family, little Fawn, may not have her own wings, but her parents think she’s something super special.
 
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Who is this mysterious trio of ghosts and their human roommate? Could they have ties to any historical Sims families?
 
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Thanks for taking a little tour of Moonlight Falls with me. We’ve only touched the tip of the iceberg today as there is tons more to see and discover in The Sims 3 Supernatural. We’re excited for you to see it all so check back soon for more details to be shared about the game!
 
-Brittany Henry, Associate Producer, The Sims 3 Supernatural
 

 

90 Comments Were Written on This Topic!
  1. catloverplayer says:

    The ghost in the family were made from the new update we’ll be receiving in September when this ep comes out thru the patch. I can hardly wait to create ghost and genies.

  2. DustyDog says:

    Hey cool phone booths are back!

  3. Conclue says:

    I think it’s cool that phone booths are back but are they really worthy since *every* sim just is born with a cell phone? LOL Otherwise I’d be far more excited about it!

    MF is beautiful, mysterious, dark and a very well done town. The Sims 3 Team has seriously stepped up their game this past year. What ever reorganizing of the team EA did it’s working. Ron’s gone and suddenly I feel like “The Sims” is coming back to us. Not “Ron’s version of the game where he decides what we will and won’t get”. He sucked.

    I know I keep harping on this, but I find it very interesting that shortly after he goes to second life suddenly this year Sims 3 is going back to basics.

    I absolutely love the fact that they are building more hangouts in the worlds nowadays so when the hardcore fan base loads the world they can drop a few objects from each expansion and be done with it and not spend tons and tons of time updating the worlds to be EP udpated.

    I’m really happy with the Sims team!

    Now, on to Deisel so we can see screenshots of Seasons and I can scream and run around like a little girl (a 200lb bb mind you, haha)

    1. catloverplayer says:

      You mean Rod Humble?

      1. ShadysimSassygirl says:

        Different names in different places

  4. Casey says:

    I love the looks of the new world. I’m pretty excited for it.

  5. catloverplayer says:

    We’ve never had phone booths as far as I’m concerned. I didn’t see any in the sims 2 or sims 1. Am I missing something? If you did see them did they do other things other then let sims talk on the phone?

    1. mixedpie says:

      In The Sims 1&2 they were the only way you could leave a community lot. Did you never go to community lots in those games? :P

      1. SimmerDown says:

        It wasn’t a phoneBOOTH… It was just a phone ;)

        1. Conclue says:

          I could have sworn a walk in one came with an EP in Sims 1. Superstar in Studio Town?

    2. Donny says:

      Maybe a new woohoo spot?

      1. I’d say that’s probably likely :)

        1. Sam says:

          a woohoo spot in public in the middle of town. no it’s just fairy house and the wardrobe

  6. POpo says:

    I really hope a Goth family is in Moonlight Falls, it seems the perfect town for them. I love the London-style phonebooths.

  7. ShaneyBoy says:

    Oooo I’m really excited for this EP!! :D

  8. mixedpie says:

    Anyone else thinking of Bon Temps?

    1. Ruby Fangman says:

      Me!!! hahaha

    2. Potato Cat says:

      I know! The Vampire Lounge really reminds me of Fangtasia! La Shove Beach is a funny Twilight reference too, (not that I like Twilight, (anymore)). Glad they seem to be giving us some new lots from LN, even if it is just a Vampire Lounge. Sooo excited for this EP!!

  9. CassandraG says:

    Crumplebottoms sisters?!
    I hope these new premade sims will have an interesting family tree…

    1. ShadysimSassygirl says:

      I agree!

  10. Tine says:

    i hope those phonebooths are they way to THE MINISTRY OF MAGIC

    1. AlexandriaS says:

      XD Ahahahaha… that’s hilarious!!

    2. jadeisallama says:

      If only! o.o … I can’t wait for this EP :D

  11. chantelle says:

    The new hangout places looks awesome !!!

  12. jadeisallama says:

    La Shove beach? What a thinly veiled Twilight reference xD

  13. Loving all the hangout spots – and that Arboretum looks beautiful! I’m really excited about this town; it looks different to anything we’ve been offered before. I just love the whole look and feel of the place!

  14. Celebie says:

    ~Doesn’t the crumplebottom sister resemble the Halliwell sisters in both appearance and story!!!~

    1. Sasa says:

      LOL wow they really do, it is cool and kind of of sad at the time.

      1. Sasa says:

        ~*of sad at the same time*~ Sorry have not typed in a wile.

    2. Geminia says:

      YUP!!! I noticed that too !! not to mention they all have names that start with the same letter :P Wondering if their house resembles the Halliwell one one

  15. ShadysimSassygirl says:

    AWESOME GHOST!!!! Lol La Shove…..
    This looks awesome! I think the 3 ghosts and a human one maybe the Spectors??? THe town looks super kewl! No plant sims and aliens though… :( I’ll live though!
    Moonlight Falls soo cosy!! For once in my life…I can’t wait for Septemember

    1. JacobGuy says:

      I don’t know if its good or bad that this summers goiing by fast :O

  16. Sithina says:

    Love the phone booths! If those are a nod to the TARDIS, I officially love this EP more than any computer game out there. XD And hey, extra love for time travel woohoo possibilities! lol :P

  17. Amanda says:

    I really need to step up my “get a new computer” game here. I’ve fallen behind on my SPs & EPs cause my laptops system just can’t handle them all. I’m loving this new town! I love the references to today’s pop culture i.e True Blood, Twilight, Teen Wolf!! I want seasons just as much as any simmer, but I say kodos EA on this EP! :)

  18. Tyler says:

    I can’t stop rereading this! And now that I know that the third death is from a mysterious plant, I’m bouncing off the walls!

  19. Sam says:

    Even tho it’s not in the pictures, I’m excited for magical pets. And since I never got the pets expansion pack
    i’m excited for pets in general. Also the fairy hangout looks beautiful and I hope that white and blue building isn’t a rabbit hole. i’m getting the game so soon. hopefully 2morow but probably not. I’m just so excited as r a lot of u. happy simming! :)

    1. kaity says:

      Theres going to be magical pets?? that would be the best but r u sure?? where did u read that?

    2. SimmerDown says:

      No one said there was going to be magical pets.. -_- there are no Pets in this EP whatsoever.. and if by “this game” you mean Supernatural, it doesn’t come out until Sept 4th, get your facts right dude.

  20. Sam says:

    the bridge in the first picture at the very top looks awfully familiar….

  21. Sam says:

    I think Pip, the boy fairy was transforming either to or fro tiny fairy form

  22. charley says:

    i don’t think there is magical pets. Pretty sure i read it somewhere.

    Only the witches familiars.

  23. TheSpeaker says:

    I think the Crumplebottom Witches are also definitely a reference to the Charmed sisters. All of three them had names starting with a P, and one of them even owned a club called P3. These are all B’s. I really do like the references. Adds a bit of depth to the characters and their stories.

  24. catloverplayer says:

    I can’t wait to get that vampire club in my game. I hope it adds a mixologist for those of us who have Late Night.

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