Aldo Hyde is the Director of StrangeTown Monty (Sims 2 Machinima – Simlish Science Fiction Series). He creates Machinima-Gameplay Hybrid Videos, regulates the SimsDynamic Forum / Stream, recommends other directors’ Sims Machinima, loves Racing Games & has a tough job. *None of my projects are cancelled unless I EXPLICITLY say so on this blog.*
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|Sims 4 Emotional Paintings
(Top,L-R) Sad, Focused, Flirty; (Bottom,L-R) Angry, Confident, Playful; Click Pic to Enlarge
6 out of the 16 base game emotions can be influenced by Emotional Paintings: Sad, Angry, Confident, Playful, Flirty and Focused.
While creating these paintings, the first five types increase the Painting skill, while the Focused “Mathematical Diagram” builds [Continue Reading: Updated with Info on Energized Decor on Feb 23 2015]
My “Busy” Moodlet has been too strong these days to film/edit STM, but I have an excellent completed script for 2.06 in front of me, which I do not plan to waste. STM is NOT over, as I will definitely get the show done when my Busy moodlet gets weaker.
I have to admit that it’s more tempting to load Sims 4 these days for casual gameplay, instead of loading Sims 2 to focus on bringing my machinima script to life. Most people tend to find new games more fascinating than old ones, though this is certainly not true for my approach to Racing Games.
It is clear how a game from 2004 (Sims 2) differs from a game from 2014 (Sims 4). Do you recall how we had to manually buy mobile phones for our sims in the Sims 2 University Expansion Pack, as these were not available by default in the base game? But at this time, I do not see myself controlling the sets/characters for machinima in Sims 4 as thoroughly as I do in Sims 2.
See more Sims 4 gameplay experimentation results at [Sims 4 Emotions]
& [Sims 4 Emotional Paintings].
It seems like only the three emotions with lethal states — Playful, Angry and Embarrassed — have three phases. Everything else has either 1-2 phases.
For positive (+) emotions, the number includes boosts from the Happy emotion buffs.
– Playful (+) / +8 Very Playful / +15 Hysterical
– Angry (-) / +3 Very Angry / +7 Enraged
– Embarrassed (-) / +3 Very Embarrassed / +6 Mortified
|Sims 4 Emotions: Click Pic to Enlarge
– Focused (+) / +8 Very Focused
– Inspired (+) / +8 Very Inspired
– Energized (+) / +8 Very Energized
– Confident (+) / +8 Very Confident
– Flirty (+) / +8 Very Flirty
– Happy (+) / +8 Very Happy
– Sad (-) / +3 Very Sad
– Tense (-) / +4 Very Tense
– Uncomfortable (-) / +4 Very Uncomfortable
1 phase: Fine, Asleep, Bored, Dazed
Don’t worry, the STM Veronaville Natives who survived the Veronaville Disaster are *not* going to die… (yet?) ;)
[Click for Full Post – More Pics & “Pushing Extremes” Tests… Updated Feb 13]