The Sims 4 September 3 Update Fixes Crash Issues And Bugs, Patch Notes Here

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The Sims 4 Star Wars: Journey to Batuu Expansion Pack is just around the corner. The DLC will release on September 8 and comes with tons of new content. However, before the DLC gets here developer Maxis released a small update that fixes some underlying bugs and readies up the game.

The September 3 update fixed some crash issues on PS4 by reducing memory usage. From now on, you can stack up windows on top of each other, and the good thing is that you won’t have to use the ‘bb.moveobjects’ cheat like before. The complete list of bug fixes included in the update is mentioned below. You can also read them on the official site.

The Sims 4 Update 9/3/2020 Patch Notes

Sims 4

  • Mouse hovering over purchased traits will no longer display the text “Not available for Robots.” We understand that Robots are sentient beings, but unfortunately, these traits are not robot compliant.
  • Fixed an issue in which Lots with applied Terrain Manipulation were being placed backwards when downloaded from The Gallery. Where’s the door? Is this the front or the back? Order has been restored at last.
  • Fixed an issue in which Terrain Paint did not apply correctly under trees or foundations.
  • The UI team did some housekeeping and have fixed some background stretching happening in career panels.
  • Blinking shadows no longer appear when placing windows in basement levels that are of the same variant. I do admit that was a bit spooky, not the time windows… not the time.
  • Color swatches for Build Mode item “Large Dancing Water Emitter” have been fixed.
  • Staircases will no longer get cut through trims when there is no landing. Safety first!

Discover University

  • Some flowers and trees in Gibbs Hill will no longer appear to be floating as Sims walk by. To be honest, the idea of floating flora is quite appealing to me.

Eco Lifestyle

  • Civil Designer Sims will no longer come home after work wearing random footwear. I’m all for putting your feet up after work, but switching footwear in the middle of things and coming home from work in a completely different state as you went out, is kinda suspicious.
  • Fixed an issue that caused some color swatch glitches on Civil Designer outfits.

Realm of Magic

  • Fixed an issue with thumbnails generated in The Gallery for Toddlers that generated not only their Sim form but also included their Spellcaster form. We can only contain the cuteness so much!

Nifty Knitting

  • What’s that? Did you still hear the sounds of knitting when cancelling knitting interactions? Not a problem anymore.
  • Fixed an issue with asset cfHair_SP17LocsLong that made it display all adult color swatches.
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