Yes, you read that right. In honor of The Sims Social's first birthday, EA and Playfish have provided us an exclusive free cake for your Sim to enjoy. And what a strange trip it's been for the duo's top Facebook game. At launch, it nearly booted competitor Zynga from the top spot, and has recently seen more game-changing updates than you can shake a Sim at. (The first and last lame joke ... we promise.)
To commemorate the occasion, this week will feature a new quest each day, taking players back to some of the funniest and most exciting weeks from the past 12 months. Each quest unlocks a limited edition reward (listed below). For some anniversary fun, players who complete every daily quest will be rewarded with the Scidaddle City Scooter. Below is a full overview of all the quests and helpful tips to complete them, courtesy of The Sims Social team at Playfish:
Daily Quests and Prizes:
Close Encounters of the Tiki Kind – Anniversary Edition Fountain
Greatest and Latest - Gaia PartyPal Rosebush
French Toast - JuzLukAtmi PINK Fridge
Harvest Soon - Sittin' Perdy Bird Cage
Knight Time - Anniversary Edition Dragon Tower
The Broth of Zeus - My Purple Pal
Fangs for the Memories - Anniversary Edition Writer's Desk
Day 1 - Close Encounters of the Tiki Kind
Have 1 Birthday Card
Have 1 Delicious Morsel
Propose Toast To Sims Social!'
Look out for Loot Bags and Presents that will begin to appear in your yard and click them to harvest Birthday Cards. You can collect Delicious Morsels by doing eating interactions. A SwigSpot Patio Bar is the perfect place to propose a toast! Buy one from the shop or visit Bella's house to find one, then click it to 'Propose Toast To Sims Social!' Finish this quest to get an Anniversary Edition Fountain not available in the shops!
Day 2 - Greatest and Latest
'Mock Her Silly Majesty'
Have 2 Goodwill
Have 1 Pixelated Bath Towel
Find a LikeLife Inflatable Castle, either in the shop or in Bella's house, and 'Mock Her Silly Majesty' all you like! Get Goodwill by doing helpful things for other Sims or by asking for it as a gift from friends by clicking the "Send Gift" button (the green gift image at the top right of the game screen). If you haven't already, buy a Pixelated Bath Towel by click the "Clothes" button at the bottom right of the game screen. Finish this quest to get a Gaia PartyPal Rosebush not available in the shops!
Day 3 - French Toast
Have the SwigSpot Anniversary Edition
Buy an item from the new range
Bella's got herself a brand spanking new Scidaddle City Scooter! Visit her house to admire it... wouldn't it be awesome if you had one, too...? The SwigSpot Anniversary Edition is on sale in the shops, just waiting for you to take it home. Open the shops and buy any item from the new collection. Finish this quest to get a JuzLukAtmi PINK Fridge not available in the shops!
Day 4 - Harvest Soon
Wish 3 Sims a 'Happy Sims Social Birthday!'
Harvest 1 Purple Flower
The stresses of the day taking their toll? Find a SupaHapiTime Piñata at Bella's house or buy one in the shops and 'pound' the Piñata! Wouldn't it be nice to spread the joy? Visit 3 Sims or ask them over and click on them to wish them a 'Happy Sims Social Birthday!' Plant a Purple Flower in your plot and harvest it after 2 hours. Finish this quest to get a Sittin' Perdy Bird Cage not available in the shops!
Day 5 - Knight Time
Have 1 Candle
'Forsooth! My Fair Steed!'
Have 2 Muse
Objects are going to appear in your yard which you can click to get a Candle. Click on a Scidaddle City Scooter in Bella's house and then 'Forsooth! My Fair Steed!' Art and music are so inspiring, aren't they? Collect Muse by doing art- and music-skill actions. You need 2 to complete this quest. Finish this quest to get an Anniversary Edition Dragon Tower.
Day 6 - The Broth Of Zeus
Have 3 Red Essence
Harvest 1 Chili
Have 2 Fury
To get Red Essence, you click on things that are red (of course) and then 'Harvest Essence'. Plant a Chili in your garden plot and harvest it. You'll have it in no time – only 8 hours. ^_^ Annoyed by the wait? Take it out on other Sims by doing mean interactions to get Fury. Finish this quest to get a My Purple Pal not available in the shops!
Day 7 - Fangs For The Memories
Earn 200 Simoleons by writing
Sing 'Happy Birthday' 3 times
Ask 3 friends to celebrate The Sims Social's birthday!
Who says writing doesn't pay? Collect 200 Simoleons by doing writing-skill tasks. Nothing like a song to raise your spirits, we say. Visit 3 other Sims or ask them over and sing 'Happy Birthday'. Post a feed to your wall asking your friends to celebrate with you. Have at least 3 of them click it to complete this quest! Finish this quest to get an Anniversary Edition Writer's Desk not available in the shops! Complete ALL the quests to get a Scidaddle City Scooter! (Head over to Bella's to see what it looks like!)
Collectibles You'll Need this Week:
Anniversary Bar, Admiration (5), Birthday Cards (26), Butter Pat (9), Buzz (8), Candles (26), Cocktail Umbrella (4), Culture (16), Delicious Morsel (3), Dreams (8), Egg (5), Entertainment (6), Fruit (9), Fury (4), Goodwill (8), Hope (3), Hype (1), Ice (20), Leftovers (8), Love (10), Milk (7), Muse (10), Nutty Snack Bar (3), Party Hats (19), Peach (6), Plans (14), Relaxation (6), Spoonful of Sugar (2), Vanilla (6)
Click here to grab your free cake in The Sims Social Now >
Have some tips of your own for this week's list of quests? Share those and your favorite memories of The Sims Social from the past year in the comments. Add Comment.