Conclusion: Expanding the mode of gameplay, Sims Island Paradise gives Sims 3 fans more reason to enjoy the game, as well as new areas of the game to explore. This expansion offers less in way of items and Sims customization, but more on the wavelength of transforming play-style and Sim development
Summary: Parents need to know that The SIms 3: Island Paradise is an expansion pack to the computer game The Sims 3 . Players need to have that base game in order to use this title. In addition to providing players with a bevy of new virtual items with which to decorate their house, and new costumes to customize their character, the Island Paradise expansion provides players with new areas to explore, like tropical islands and oceanside resorts.
Summary: If tropical islands and resort management sound like fun then you'll likely enjoy this; if they don't, then you're really not missing any major updates to the base game. Either way, though, you'll likely want to wait for a price drop.
Excerpt: Darlin' it's better, down where it's wetter. Something was missing from The Sims 3 World Adventures . Sure, you could explore the simulated ruins of Egypt, smash grapes into wine in France, and become a Sim Fu master in China, but where was the water? If I'm going on a vacation, my first choice is somewhere like Hawaii or Okinawa, and that's exactly what you're going to get with the latest The Sims 3 expansion, Island Paradise .
Conclusion: "...but the features it brings to the table are definitely some of the best the series has seen." "Though its underwater sections are lacking, the rest of Island Paradise is a great display of what The Sims 3 can still offer fans.
Pros: Living on a houseboat, Managing your own resort, Cruising around an island paradise
Cons: Lackluster underwater sections, Some technical hiccups and glitches, Merpeople aren’t impressive
Excerpt: The Sims titles have been some of the best simulation games released for PC and that doesn't change with the recent release of the expansion The Sims 3: Island Paradise . Exciting new adventures are on the horizon for your Sims which includes sandy beaches, shimmering blue water and even creating your very own five-star resort. Rather your Sims decide to just partake in the island fun or take up inhabitance is totally up to you.
Excerpt: Kesäkuussa Electronic Arts toi markkinoille suosittuun The Sims 3 -peliin taas uuden lisäosan, Paratiisisaaren. Kyseessä on sarjan kymmenes laajennus, joka onnistuu pitkästä aikaa tuomaan faneille jotain ihan oikeasti uutta sisältöä.
Summary: Erg kut dat je je Sims perse naar Isla Paradiso moet emigreren om volledig gebruik te maken van deze add-on. Maar ben je daar eenmaal aangekomen, dan is er genoeg lol te beleven van het niveau ‘haha, ik had net een gevecht met een haai en nu heb ik -35 mood!