Culture

Fast Facts

  • SimWorld Location: Simterra
  • SimWorld People: Simterrans
  • SimWorld Race: diverse skin colors and cultures, but all are called Sims. Sims living in the Sim Nation are called Simmians.
  • SimWorld Language: Simlish
  • Other Languages: English and other languages brought from Earth
  • SimWorld Official Animal: Llama
  • State of Economy: Thriving
  • Geography: Valleys, Beaches, Mountains, Hills, Desert, Grassy Plains, Swamps and Bayou
  • Living Locations: Primarily cities, suburbs, and towns
  • State Seal: Plumbob
  • Type of Government: Representative Democracy
  • Military: Voluntary
  • War: 2 prominent wars known as the First and Second Xeno Wars with an alien race known as Xenosi; currently a cold war between the Xenosi and Simterrans
  • Education: Compulsory K-12; generous government grants for higher education

Architecture

  • Bruce Tower in Simcago is a play on the Sears Tower.
  • Champs de Marsian Tower is based on the Efiiel Tower in Paris and is located in Champs Les Sims, Championne, Sim Union.

Art

  • Atlas’s Burden
  • Bella Squared
  • The Evolution of Plumbob is a masterpiece of art created by Simchel Angelo.
  • The Fountainfoot
  • Freezer Bunny art is collectible.
  • Glenda the Ghost and Gordon the Ghost are famous paintings from the 2210’s.
  • Grilled Cheese 
  • Large Clam on the Surface of Mars is one of the most forged pieces of artwork.
  • The Portrait of a Llama is a piece of art created by Ricardo Richards.
  • Rainbows! Lasers! Cat! 
  • Reservoir Dogs
  • Simukiyo-e painting  is a Simworld version of ukiyo-e woodblock prints and painting, a style native to Japan. Read more here.
  • Snowy Landscapes No. 1-6 created by Philippe Errare

Business and Industry

Companies and Corporations

  • Abersimbie and Witch
  • Alto Mall
  • Arasika Future Motors
  • Arch Motor Company
  • Athena Automotive
  • The Bella Beneficiary
  • Bluewater Real Estate
  • Bourree Motors
  • Brunton’s Boxcar Dining Company
  • Chimeway & Daughters Musical Instruments
  • Colt Manufacturing
  • Costa Verde Corporation
  • Doo Peas Pharmaceutical Company
  • Dusk (dish soaps, dishwashing liquids, and cleaning products)
  • Electronics Superstore
  • Eleven-Seven Convenience Store Chain
  • Falena Motor Company (Falena means ‘moth’ in Italian)
  • Ferrari Spyder Company
  • Flywheel Cycles Inc.
  • FreezerBunny Treats
  • FriggleFreeze Appliances
  • Good Neighbor Insurance
  • Horch Automobile Manufacturing
  • Landgrabb Enterprises (real estate)
  • Landgrabb Games (video game development)
  • Landgrabb Industries (engineering)
  • Landgrabb Mall
  • Landgrabb Marine Science Research Facility
  • Landgrabb Sell’n’Swap (thrift stores)
  • Landgrabb Systems (IT and technology)
  • Llama Shipping Corps
  • Mick’s Master Karaoke
  • Mr. Wonderful Company
  • Muze Music
  • Nebula Corporation (technology)
  • PeachySoft Corporation (my Simworld equivalent of Microsoft)
  • Plumbob Pictures
  • Racket Engineering
  • Raven Research Syndicate (RRS)
  • Riveria Real Estate Firm
  • Rollin’ Manufacturing Group
  • Sears Auto Care
  • Sharma Day Spa
  • Shiny Things, Inc.
  • Simeji Chocolate Factory
  • Simphora Cosmetics
  • Simway Airlines
  • Sixam (video game developers)
  • Slush Queen Desserts
  • Specific Motor Company
  • StarNut Coffee Company
  • Sun Valley Financial Firm and Bank
  • Talbot Sunbeam Car Company
  • Technological Crafts Video Game Company
  • Tofunda Motor Corporation
  • Vorn Cars
  • Wornado Motor Company
  • Wrightway Toys
  • X-treme Adventures Company
  • Watts Enterprises
  • Wrightway Toys
  • YumCo (packaged desserts)

Currency

  • Simoleon is the main coin used on the entire planet of Simterra. It comes in the form of dollars and coins and also refers to credit chips.
  • Simnero is the Mexsimican dollar based on a dinero.

Cuisine

Alcohol
  • The legal drinking age in the SimNation is 18.
  • Public drunkenness is frowned upon, and could result in a police citation.
  • In the SimUnion, the legal drinking age (wine only) is 16.
  • In Asima, the legal drinking age is 21 (but this is rarely enforced).
  • Alcohol is sometimes called juice or bubbly.
Types of Alcoholic Beverages
  • Bernish premium poitín (Irish Poitín )
  • Bernish stout (Irish stout)
  • Bernish whiskey (Irish whiskey)
  • Short Island Iced Tea
  • Llama Head (a lemon
  • Louisimana Original Whiskey (Louisiana whiskey)
  • Mango Madness (a mango-flavored rum drink)
  • Umeshu (Simpanese plum wine)
  • Rum and Colas
  • Sake (Simpanese rice wine)
  • Simnness (Irish Guinness)
  • Simtalian Hard Lemonades
  • Tequila
Beverages
  • AN-Cup is similar to a K-Cup for hot beverages, and is named for an Excellent Anson Hot Beverage Maker.
  • Cola Cola (soda – Coca Cola)
  • Dr. AHHH! is a type of soda, like Dr. Pepper.
  • Finkel Frothiccino is a coffee drink designed by pro-baseball player, Abraham Finkel.
  • Koala Kola is a type of soda based on Pepsi Cola.
  • Lemon Zinger is a type of soda.
  • Mexsimican mocha is a spicy mocha.
  • Océano en un vaso is Ocean in a Glass is a type of alcoholic beverage.
  • Sheerly Chapel (a nonalcoholic beverage based on a Shirley Temple with 7Up or ginger ale and a fruity grenadine).
  • Simpton Tea is like Lipton tea.
  • Simtalian coffee is based on Italian brew coffee.
  • StarNut Coffee is a brand of coffee and a company chain.
Types of Food
  • Baked Simlaska (my Simworld version of Baked Alaska, a flaming ice cream cake dessert)
  • Boxty is a Simirish potato pancake.
  • Cannoli is a Simtalian dessert.
  • Championne crepes are based on French crepes.
  • Cinnamon Chippers, Corny Snaps, and Llama O’s are all types of cereal.
  • Freezer Bunny Pops are a popular iced treat.
  • Goopy Carbonara is a pasta dish.
  • Margarita chicken is a dinner dish often served in Mexsimco.
  • Polenta is a Simtalian cornmeal.
  • Simbals’ Gourmet Candies made in Bluewater Village.
  • Simdorf salad is a play on Waldorf salad (apples, grapes, celery, and walnuts, dressed in mayonnaise, and served on lettuce).
  • Simirish soda bread is based on Irish soda bread.
  • Simochi is a Simpanese ice cream with a rice coating based on mochi.
  • Simvarian custard pie is based on Bavarian cream pie.
  • Soppressata is an Simtalian hard dry salami.
  • Starving Stud frozen dinner meals are a play on the Hungry Man brand.
  • Stuffer’s is a play on Stouffer’s frozen entrees.
  • Tres leches is a type of Mexsimican cake.
  • Youtiao is a Simasian doughnut dessert.
  • Zeppole is a traditional Simtalian pastry.
Restaurants
  • Chez Llama
  • Desert Diner is a restaurant in Lucky Palms, Simvada.
  • The Garden Gnome is a special lot created by lastrie on MTS and is the bar owned by Douglas Schaffer in Mayfield Springs, Pennsimvania.
  • El Gato Amarillo Cantina the Yellow Cat is a bar in Desierto Rojo, Mexsimco
  • Golden Arches is my Simworld version of McDonalds.
  • Hans Tavern and Cafe in Hidden Springs, Simnadia.
  • Hogan’s Deep Fried Diner is a chain restaurant all over the SimNation, with main hubs in Riverview, Sunset Valley, Barnacle Bay, and Bridgeport. It is also located in Simnadia, specifically Hidden Springs.
  • Kim Gould’s Steakhouse is in Mayfield Springs, Pennsimvania
  • Little Coriscan Bistro is a chain of restaurants, with main hubs in Sunset Valley, Barnacle Bay, Twinbrook, and Riverview, and also in Simnadia, Hidden Springs.
  • Pendragon Pizza in Sunset Valley, Califorsimia
  • Royal Burger is a fast food chain, my Simworld version of Burger King.
  • The Sandy Place is a restaurant owned by Romon Tanner in Lucky Palms, Simvada.
  • El Sombrero Festivo The Festive Hat is a restaurant attached to the Casa de la Esperanza in Desierto Rojo, Mexsimco
  • StarNut Coffee and its subsidiary, Star Lucky Cafes are my Simworld version of Starbucks.
  • Victoria’s Tea House is located in Riverview, Illinoisim.
  • The Watering Hole Bar is located in Riverview, Illinoisim.

Entertainment

Celebrities

  • Alan Stanley (film producer and director)
  • The Alto Family
    • Albert Alto (Chief Pharmacy Administrator of Doo Peas Pharmaceuticals)
    • Ebeneezer Alto (founder of Bridgeport, Pennsimvania)
    • Nicholas Alto (VP board of directors for Raven Research Syndicate)
    • Vita Alto (Governor of Califorsimia)
  • Amelia Reinhardt (current ruler of Deutchsimland)
  • Billy Caspian (artist)
  • Bing Bling (actor)
  • Bruce Simlis (actor)
  • Celestia Silverton (deceased actress)
  • Chad Luck (founder of FaceMash)
  • Charlie Moon (football quarterback for Edgewater Saints)
  • Consort Capp (king of Simtalia)
  • Cynthia Kim (professional jockey)
  • Davis Jefferies (war hero)
  • DeAndre Wolf (rock star and leader of the former Silver Wolf band)
  • Dr. Wizard (celebrity physician)
  • Edward Austin (war hero)
  • Elbert Simstein (scientist, inventor, and physicist)
  • Francis of Asimsi (Jacoban monk)
  • The Goth Family (founding families)
    • Bella Goth (actress)
    • Frida Goth (artist)
    • Gunther Goth (CEO of Raven Research  Syndicate)
    • Lolita Goth (daughter of artist, Frida Goth, and famous mistress of Vladimir Novikov, Simshuan president)
    • Lady Mathilde Goth (the last of royals to hold a title; prominent scientific researcher
    • Lady Morgana Goth (dancer and musician; disappeared mysteriously during the first Xeno War)
    • Mortimer Goth (international financier)
    • Lady Simelia Goth (founder of New Deutchsimland and one of the first explorers of Simterra)
    • Lady Zelma Goth (the last of the royals to hold a title)
  • Greg Orachi (renowned astrophysicist)
  • Gui Casimnova (artist, author, poet)
  • Hank Ferdinand (world-famous painter)
  • Harry Arch (founder and designer of Arch Motor Company)
  • Harwood Clay (famous sculptor)
  • The Haute Family (reality television stars, related to founding families)
  • Hector Reely (movie director)
  • Heinrich the VIII Vordmondt (the first king of Deutchsimland and a violent dictator married many times)
  • Hugh Martin (movie director)
  • Hypnotico (magician)
  • Imogen Pelly (actress)
  • Isaac Asimov (real world author and biochemistry professor)
  • James Bond (real world character in cinema and book series, similar in my SimWorld)
  • Jack Frio (founder of the FreezerBunny treats)
  • James MacGruder (actor)
  • Jerod Cross (actor)
  • Jessica Simpson (real world actor and singer, similar in my SimWorld)
  • Joe Simmagio (baseball player for the Big Apple City Turnovers based on Joe Dimaggio)
  • Jon Lessen (rock star)
  • Kenneth Tucker (celebrity chef)
  • Kimberly Kent (actress)
  • The Landgrabb Family (founding families)
    • Admiral Leonardo Landgrabb (former fiance of Lady Simelia Goth and one of the first explorers of Simterra; founder of Championne)
  • Lady Maria Andorra (Succeeded her father Heinrich the VIII as ruler of Deutchsimland; known for her military leadership)
  • Mary Lynn Simroe (model and actress)
  • Mia Simm (professional soccer player)
  • Nathan Watts (inventor, engineer, physicist, and futurist; founder of Watts Enterprises; based on Nikola Tesla)
  • Nick Simshay (actor)
  • Noriaki Kinosimta (football player for Angel City Admirals)
  • Norman Wells (writer and painter)
  • Olivier Harbucks (billionaire real estate shark)
  • Philippe Errare (painter)
  • Robert Crumplebottom (puppeteer, ventriloquist, magician, inventor)
  • Robert Kim (actor and equestrian enthusiast)
  • Rod Humble (video game developer)
  • Rod Ralloway (celebrity photographer)
  • Romon Tanner (chef)
  • Simchel Angelo (famous artist)
  • Simi Moore (actress)
  • Sophia Carlton (celebrity debutante, inheriting the Carlton Hotel fortune)
  • Thornton Wolfe (CEO and founder of Nebula Corporation)
  • Valensimo (fashion designer)
  • Vincent “Vince” Moore (actor)
  • Vladimir Norikov (president of Simshua)
  • Walter Bigbucks (billionaire)
  • Will Simythe (actor)

Films

  • Adventures of the Starship Simulation I, II, III, IV
  • Balloonists I have Loved
  • Betty Yeti
  • Blonde Bombshell
  • Boat Race Champions
  • Brews and Pounds
  • Casimblanca 
  • Circus Roadtrip
  • The Colour of Simoleons
  • Courdroy in Sunglasses
  • Cowboys and Aliens I, II, and III 
  • Crazy 8 
  • Cyborg Goat Herders
  • The Detention Hall
  • Dr. Heckyl and Mr. Tyde
  • Dreamboat
  • Esmond Scrimshaw: Hippo Wrestler
  • Explosions 1: Big and Loud 
  • Explosions 2: Bigger, Better, Louder 
  • Facekicker 
  • Facekicker 2:  Face Action 
  • Facekicker 3:  Face Palm 
  • Facekicker 4: In Your Face 
  • Harshman the Vibe
  • Hello Mrs. Robinson
  • House with No Doors
  • The Hunchback of Monte Vista
  • I’m a Carrot!
  • I’m Dying. Let’s Dance.
  • James Bond series
  • Jowls 
  • Love and Truffles 
  • The Lunch Club 
  • Mr. Wonderful’s World of Magic Movies
    • Cinderella and the Glittering Shoe
    • Mary Poppins of Cherry Tree Lane 
    • Rapunzel Fair and Her Golden Hair
  • Magnetic Attraction
  • The Mold That Moved
  • My First Turntable
  • The Perfect Wives 
  • The Polar Express
  • Pools with No Ladders
  • Prison for Dogs 
  • Psycho Podiatrist 
  • Rumors
  • Sharks… On Land!
  • The Silence of the Llamas
  • Skywolf
  • Simdiana Jones Movies
  • Simdonia in June 
  • Simlock Holmes 
  • Simposter I and II
  • Sims at War 
  • Sims in Hopeful Space 
  • Sims of Menace 
  • Sims Strike Back
  • Sims Returning Tomorrow 
  • Sims Take Revenge 
  • Simsylvania 
  • Somber Beginnings
  • Somber Bloomings 
  • Starship: Incredulous! 
  • Star Wars movies (up to Episode III)
  • Super Justice Llama
  • Superman 
  • Swollen Hearts 
  • They Came With Tweezers
  • Up with the Wind 
  • Weeping With Irony 

Games

Board  and Card Games
  • CandyLand
  • Checkers
  • Chess
  • Don’t Wake the Llama (Simworld version of Jenga)
  • Freezer Bunny Hop
  • Llama Foosball
  • Llama Toss
  • Monopoly
  • Plumbo (Simworld version of Bingo)
  • Scrabble
Video and Arcade Games
  • Blicblock
  • Density Effect
  • Hillock
  • Hillock II
  • Fire in the Skies
  • MySims Go!
  • R.E.F.U.G.E.
  • Road Rival Alpha
  • Simadden National Fantasy Football League
  • Sims Forever
  • War Plains
  • War Plains 2
  • War Plains 3
  • Whack’a’Will
  • Xtreme Racing

Hobbies

  • The Heritage Girls and Boys are the Simworld equivalent of Girls and Boy Scouts, for girls and boys ages 6-13. A Llama Ranger is a high ranking Heritage Girl or Boy from 14-18, the Simworld equivalent of an Eagle Scout. There are three ranks – Silver, Gold, and Platinum.

Holidays

Recognized Holidays in SimNation

  • New Year’s Day
  • Snowflake Day
  • Love Day
  • St. Patsimick Day
  • Mother’s Day
  • Patriotic Day
  • Leisure Day
  • Spooky Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas
  • New Year’s Eve

Religious Holidays

  • Christmas
  • Simardi Gras
  • Passover (Jacoban and Peteran form of Easter)
  • St. Patsimick’s Day
  • St. Valensime’s Day

Other Holidays

Internet

  • S’moogle is short for Sim Google.
Social Media Sites
  • FaceMash (Facebook)
  • Social Bunny (social networking)
  • Simblr (Tumblr)
  • Simflix (Netflix)
  • Simstagram (Instagram)
  • Sim-Tube (You-Tube)
  • Sim-ype (Skype)
  • Twinbrook Tell-All (gossip site)

Literature

Authors:

  • A. G. Goth
  • Amelia Agace
  • B.B. Similne
  • Brittany Aaron
  • Carlotta and Emma Simbrontach
  • Chin-Han Ping
  • Dell Scott
  • Don Gian Lothario
  • Edmond Simstand
  • F. Sim Fitzgerald
  • Gabriel Simcia Marquez
  • Geoffery Mone Mutensim
  • Goldie Williams
  • Grant Rodiek
  • Herb Gardner
  • Jack Simbeck
  • Jacob and Wilsim Simm (the Brothers Simm)
  • Jerry Simgel and Joe Shusimster
  • L. Frank Simm
  • Lee Harper
  • Len Jean
  • Lori Sims
  • Matt Goss
  • Miguel de Simvantes
  • Omari Nebibi
  • Oscar Tame
  • Richard and Florence Atsim and Robert Lawsim
  • Rui Yi
  • Samuel Mark Simmons
  • Sim Hun
  • Simphocles
  • Simton Juster
  • Tracey Simvalier
  • Virginia Supine
  • William Simspeare
  • Wilson Rawlsim
  • Ynav Bossimba

Books

  • 1948 by Orson George
  • The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Samuel Mark Simmons
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Samuel Mark Simmons
  • Adventures in Simdurland
  • Arya’s Pony
  • Benders Fame
  • Bluish Eggs with a Side of Pastrami by Dr. Sue
  • A Boy Named Charlie Brown
  • The Boy with the Nickel Alloy Ring by Tracy Simvalier
  • Cheating with Chads: How Cheating Helps You Get an Edge in the Workplace by Chad Luck
  • The Crumplebottom Legacy 
  • The Dragon’s Age by Rui Yi
  • Encylopedia Simtannica
  • Exit at Powell by Len Jean
  • Frank I’m Not by Dr. Sue
  • The Full Moon Tea
  • Game of Thorns 
  • Gone with the Solar Wind
  • The Goodwhichs of Oz by L. Frank Simm
  • The Goth Account 
  • GPod
  • Gumshoe Samurai by Brittany Aaron
  • The Harriet Putter Series by JayKay Rowlins
    • Harriet Putter and the Prisoner of Azkalamp
  • The Henry Puffter Series by Keane Caroll
  • The Howling Commandos by Virginia Supine
  • How To Win At VideoGames Without Really Trying
  • Island of the Blue Dolphins by Dell Scott
  • Jimmy Sprocket and the Cave of the Dragon by Chin-Han Ping
  • Jimmy Sprocket and the Chalice of Lichens by Amelie Agace
  • Jimmy Sprocket and the Chalice of Nectar by Amelie Agace
  • Jimmy Sprocket and the Escape from Funland by Amelie Agace
  • Jimmy Sprocket and the Mummy’s Curse by Omari Nebibi
  • Jimmy Sprocket and the Squishy Stone by Amelie Agace
  • King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table by Geoffrey Mone Mutinsim
  • Lady Ravendancer’s Book’O’Spells: A Biography by Lori Sims
  • The Legend of Esmeralda
  • Llama Rights by Peter Siren
  • Love in the Time of Simfluenza by Gabriel Simcia Marquez
  • Never Cry Wolf and Other Childhood Fables by Virginia Supine
  • Magnetic Attraction by Grant Rodiek
  • Mr. Goss Goes to Town
  • My Popper’s Pandas by Richard and Florence Atsim and Robert Lawsim
  • Mr. Popper’s Penguins by Richard and Florence Atsim and Robert Lawsim
  • Murder in Pleasantview 
  • My First Big Book of Stuff by Chile Drenn
  • Ocean View Avenue by Jack Simbeck
  • Oedsimpus by Simphocles
  • Of Moose and Sims by John Simbeck
  • Of Wolves and Women by Virginia Supine
  • Oh the Destinations You’ll Briefly Visit by Dr. Sue
  • The Phantom Tollbooth by Simton Juster
  • The Picture of Lorien Way by Oscar Tame
  • Plan 8 from Lunar Lakes
  • Point Farmer: The Story Of Grant Rodiek
  • Popping Rainbows by Chile Drenn
  • The Princess Bride by Goldie Williams
  • El Príncipe Azul (The Blue Prince) by The Brothers Simm
  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Lee Harper
  • Rapunzel by the Brothers Simm
  • Shadow of Games
  • Simanga (a play on Japanese manga – comics)
  • Simeo and Juliet by William Simspeare
  • Simcheherazade and One Thousand and One Nights by Ynav Bossimba
  • Simero de Bergerac by Edmond Simstand
  • Simlet by William Simspeare
  • Simlock Holmes by Sir Conan Doyle Arthur
  • Simlock Holmes: The Beagle of Houndsville by Sir Conan Doyle Arthur
  • Simlock Holmes: A Review in Red by Sir Conan Doyle Arthur
  • Simmie the Pooh and the 100 Aker Wood by B.B. Similne
  • Sim Quixote by Miguel de Simvantes
  • Simtigone by Simphocles
  • Social Networking Volume 2: Cyber-stalking and You by Don Gian Lothario
  • Social Networking Volume 3 by Virginia Buckingham
  • Special Snowflake by Marisol Loera
  • Street Art: Volume 2 by Cassidy Roth
  • Street Art; Volume 3 by Emma Contrary
  • Tales of the Girl with the Red Hood by Virginia Supine
  • To Mock a Killing Bird
  • Two Thousand Glorious Moons 
  • Waiting for Gadat 
  • Walks With Wolves by Virginia Supine
  • The Warlok of Palladia by Matt Goss
  • Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawlsim
  • Where’s Bella? by A.G. Goth
  • Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf? by Virginia Supine
  • Wolves Among Them by Virginia Supine
  • Women of Trachsimi by Simphocles
  • The Wright Papers 
  • Wrong But Right by M. K.  Shallow
  • Unicorns for Audrey 
  • The Vampire Blogs 
  • The Year of the Llama by Ann Oni Mouse

Comics

  • The Adventures of Superman by Jerry Simgel and Joe Shusimter
  • Altruistic Squad International by Herb Gardner
  • Captain Obvious by C. Duh
  • Freezer Bunny Adventures Comics 
  • Outrageous Adventures by Leod McGreggor
  • SpiderSim  by Lee Stan
  • Super Justice Llama League 

News

  • Bay City Buzz (broadsheet newspaper in  Bay City, Califorsimia)
  • Riverview Register (broadsheet newspaper in Riverview, Illinoisim)
  • Simcago Sensations (a tabloid based in Simcago, Illinoisim)
  • Sim City Times (broadsheet newspaper in Sim City, D.S.)
  • Sunset Valley  Beacon (broadsheet newspaper in Bay City, Califorsimia)
  • Wright Papers (broadsheet newspaper in Bridgeport, Pennsimvania)

Magazines

  • At-Home Artist (art)
  • The Avarix (Money, Politics, and Technology)
  • Better Farms and Cribs (Country Life)
  • Beyond Belief (Paranormal, Science Fiction)
  • Frozen Bunny Babes (Adult entertainment)
  • Games Sims Play (gaming)
  • Highbrow Review (Politics and Culture)
  • House, Gardens, and Llamas (home and garden)
  • Livin’ Large (celebrity life)
  • MaxSimum (exercise and outdoors)
  • Modern Media Magazine (film and literature)
  • Mode: Live (everyday life)
  • Outdoorsy (Nature)
  • The Piano Digest (music)
  • Quilting Mama (quilting and sewing)
  • Rat Race (money and work)
  • SimScientific (science)
  • Sim-Q  (men’s fashion and style)
  • Sporty Sims (sports)
  • Simsmopolitan (women’s interests)
  • SimStyle (fashion)
  • Superstar Report (entertainment, fashion, and sports)
  • Teen Celebrity (Fashion, teen life, entertainment)
  • The Ultimate D-I-Y (hobbies)
  • Victor’s Digest (Food, sports, travel, literature)
  • What’s Cooking (cuisine)
  • WhooNoo (celebrity life and style)
  • Workin’ It Out (fitness)
  • Young Sims Life (animals, toys, school, kids stuff)

Marriage and Sex

  • Age of consent is 17 in most states within the SimNation.
  • Legal marrying age is 18.
  • The Kama Simtra is the Simworld version of Kama Sutra. The mod is available from NRAAS Industries.
  • In the Nativian culture, a marriage is unnecessary for a couple, though some still desire a wedding ceremony. Many choose to do a commitment ceremony instead, but this isn’t considered legally binding in the Sim Nation and Sim Union. Other countries and cultures are more lax.
  • In the Nativian culture, men and women exchange prayer stones instead of wedding and engagement rings.

Miscellaneous

  • Dialing 0-0-0 is the equivalent of dialing 9-1-1.
  • The Green Diamond Club is a roadside assistance service.
  • Va-Va Vanilla is a type of men’s cologne.

Music

Bands

  • Beast 66 (death metal)
  • Black Lily (Ethan Tanner’s band)
  • Casimopea (jazz fusion band)
  • Fighting Dragons with Scissors (emo rock band)
  • Liquid Llama Funk (alternative fusion band)
  • Naughty Llamas and the Reticulated Spines (punk rock)
  • Playing in the Cold (alternative rock band)
  • The Prodigal (death metal)
  • Punk Rock Princess (punk rock band)
  • Rave Against the Machine (heavy metal band)
  • Silver Wolf (old-school rock band)
  • Simpletons (alternative rock band)
  • The Twilight Trio (jazz trio)

Artists / Composers

  • DJ Plum-Plum (famous DJ)
  • Franz Simbert (classical composer based on Franz Schubert)
  • Leo Edwards (Simway composer)
  • MC-Llama-lot (hip hop artist)
  • Overwerk (electronica artist)
  • Santos Garcia (concert pianist)
  • Simmeric Mincen (classical composer based on Frederic Chopin)
  • Simkovsky (classical composer based on Tchaikovsky)

Dance

  • Vice City FlaminGoGo Dancers (famous night club dancers with a popularity similar to the Radio City Rockettes)
  • Pasim Doble (a dance based on the Paso Doble)
  • Patenentine Tango (a dance based on the Argentine Tango)
  • Sadie Hawsims Dance (a type of dance party based on the Sadie Hawkins dance)

Orchestras and Symphonies

  • Bay City Symphony in Bay City, Califorsimia directed by Zach Galaxies
  • Big Apple City Philharmonic in Big Apple City, Simpire

Radio Stations

  • 74.6 The SIM is the radio station in Sunset Valley, Califorsimia.
  • 121.7 The SUN is a radio station in Lucky Palms, Simvada.

Songs

  • Cheeky Monkey by The Eleven Little Monkeys
  • El Jarabe Tapatio the Mexsimican Hat Dance
  • Just the Way You Look Tonight by Frank Simnatra
  • Neon Flamingo by Alyona Simidova

Sports

Sports Teams

  • Angel City Admirals (professional football team for Angel City, Califorsimia)
  • Bachetlor Stadium Llamas (professional soccer team in Twinbrook, Louisimana
  • Bay City Asters (professional baseball team in Bay City, Califorsimia)
  • Bay City Miner Niners (professional football team in Bay City, Califorsimia)
  • Big Apple Turnovers (professional baseball team in Big Apple City, Simpire)
  • Bridgeport Buccaneers (professional baseball team in Bridgeport, Pennsimvania)
  • Edgewater Saints (professional football team in Edgewater, Louisimana)
  • Legacy Kangaroos (college sports teams for Legacy College in Bay City, Califorsimia)
  • Mayfield Springs Steelhawks (professional football team in Bridgeport, Pennsimvania)
  • Oakland Raiders (professional football team in Oakland, Califorsimia)
  • Riverview Thunderbolts (minor league baseball team in Riverview, Illinoisim)
  • Capitol City Camelids (professional baseball team in Sim City, District of Simlumbia)
  • Capitol City Llamas (professional football team in Sim City, District of Simlumbia)
  • Demon Llamas (professional basketball team in Sim City, District of Simlumbia)
  • Riverview Ruffians (professional hockey team in Riverview, Illinioisim)
  • Sim City Flamingos (professional hockey team in Sim City, District of Simlumbia)
  • Simslaus Crocodiles (high school football team in Twinbrook, Louisimana)
  • Sunset Valley Llamas (major league soccer team in Sunset Valley, Califorsimia)
  • Sunset Valley Sliders (minor league baseball team in Sunset Valley, Califorsimia)

Symbols

  • The llama is the official Simworld animal. The animal is all but extinct, and to honor the endangered animal, the Sim Nation adopted the llama as a prominent symbol in its society (and many other nations followed).
    • Edgewater Global University in Louisimana uses a llama mascot.
    • The Sim City Llamas (a baseball team in the nation’s capitol) also uses the lllama mascot.
    • Llamas are also called gerbits in Simlish.
    • Llama bleating is slang used in the police and intelligence industries and refers to illegal forms of questioning, included the sanction and practice of intimidation, extortion, and torture.
    • There is a Llama Memorial Stadium in Sunset Valley, Califorsimia (ironically home to the Sunny Side Cows from Sunset U), Bay City, Califorsimia, and Riverview, Illinoisim.
    • Many endangered llamas live on llama reserves in Mexsimco and the Southern Sim Nation.
    • Implying one’s mother is a llama is a huge insult.
    • Llamite is a type of geological rock.
    • There is a shoreline in Massimchusetts called Llama Beach and a Llama Lane.
    • Llamaphobia is the fear of llamas.
    • A Llama Head is an alcoholic beverage.
    • There’s a Tropic Llama Library in Sunlit Tides.
    • There is an Underprivileged Llamas Society that gives scholarships to low-income students.
  • The plumbob is a well-known symbol in the Simworld. The plumbob is prominently featured on buildings, currency, the flag of the SimNation, entertainment, and other things. Plumbob is the Simlish word for “green diamond.” The original explorers of Simterra discovered green diamond gems, which were later used as currency and melted into coins called Simoleons. Now days, Simoleons are tracked electronically, but are still called by their original name.
    • There is an island in Isla Paradiso called Plumbob Island, where the original plumbobs (green diamonds) were mined.
    • The Evolution of Plumbob is a masterpiece of art created by Simchel Angelo.
    • A plumbob shaped token is used during a game of Plumbo (Simworld version of Bingo).

Television

  • As the PlumBob Turns (soap opera)
  • The Boys in Blue (crime show)
  • Cops and Llamas (crime show)
  • Dr. Cots (medical procedural drama)
  • Evil Soap (soap opera)
  • Fishing Fracas (fishing show)
  • Freezer Bunny Adventures (children’s show)
  • Haute Knights (reality show based on the Haute family)
  • MOO the Cow (children’s program)
  • Sim Chef (cooking show)
  • Similarities (game show)
  • Simple Minds (science fiction soap opera)
  • Sim-Span (my Simworld version of C-Span)
  • Spoot the Magic Llama (children’s program)
  • To Boldly Go (my Simworld version of Star Trek)
  • Woohoo in a Small Town (my Simworld version of Sex in the City)

Theatre and Musicals

  • Simway (located in Big Apple City, similar to Broadway)

Plays and Musicals

  • Fourteenth Nocturne in J#
  • Great Jotun’s Spear
  • The Hidden Pistol
  • The Hills Are Alive (a musical about the Von Simtrip family – based on The Sound of Music)
  • Portrait of Miranda Glauer
  • Renard the Clown 
  • Simdrocles and the Llama  (Androcles and the Lion)
  • Simlet (a play on Hamlet)
  • Somber is the Llama
  • A Street Lamp Named Desire
  • The Under Overture
  • When Pigs Fly 

Transportation

Types of Cars
  • 4-everything Van (manufactured by Specific Motor Company)
  • Anachronous Automobile (manufactured by Bourree Motors)
  • Arasika Amalthea  (manufactured by Arasika Future Motors)
  • Arasika Bison  (manufactured by Arasika Future Motors)
  • Arasika Elroy (manufactured by Arasika Future Motors)
  • Arasika Fenris  (manufactured by Arasika Future Motors)
  • Arasika Ratatask Racer (manufactured by Arasika Future Motors)
  • Arch Aries (my Simworld version of a Ford Taurus)
  • Arch Blur (my Simworld version of a Ford Focus)
  • Arch Carnival (my Simworld version of a Ford Fiesta)
  • Arch Classic Convertible
  • Arch Forefront (my Simworld version of a Ford Hatchback)
  • Arch Venus 9 (a.k.a. Summertime Souped-Up Ride; my Simworld version of a Mercury 8)
  • Beast (motorcycle similar to Harley Davidson; manufactured by Flywheel)
  • Big Lemon (manufactured by Rollin’ Group)
  • Bwan Speedster YL (manufactured by Ferrari Spyder Company)
  • Electrol 3X (manufactured by Specific Motor Company)
  • Empire Eidolon (manufactured by Falena Motors)
  • Ernatto Beratti M81 Covert Edition Hammerhead (manufactured by Specific Motor Company; my Simworld version of a Corvette Stingray)
  • Extravagator (manufactured by Ferrari Spyder Company)
  • Ferrari 458 Spider (manufactured by Ferrari Spyder Company)
  • Fitzgerald (manufactured by Ferrari Spyder Company)
  • Heartbreak Hot Rod (manufactured by Specific Motor Company)
  • Jamboree (motorcycle; manufactured by Bourree Motors)
  • The Kenspa (manufactured by Falena Motors; a type of Vespa scooter)
  • La Matea (manufactured by Athena Automotive)
  • LuminaCar 3000 (manufactured by Watts Motors)
  • Margaret Vaguester (manufactured by Horch Automobile Manufacturing)
  • Montalcino Fandango SE (manufactured by Watts Motors)
  • Renault Twizy (manufactured by Watts Motors)
  • Requiescence (manufactured by Horch Automobile Manufacturing)
  • Retro Ride (manufactured by Specific Motor Company)
  • Rock Town 3000 (manufactured by Racket Engineering)
  • Scoot Mobile (manufactured by Bourree Bikes)
  • Sloppy Jalopy (manufactured by Talbot Sunbeam Company)
  • Sylvan Motor Carriage (manufactured by Specific Motor Company)
  • Tofunda Maximus (manufactured by Tofunda Motor Corporation; my Simworld version of Toyota Prius)
  • Tofunda Wagon (manufactured by Tofunda Motor Corporation)
  • VFN Kompensator (manufactured by Horch Automobile Manufacturing)
  • The Velocity (manufactured by Specific Motor Company)
  • Vistoso Speed Machine (manufactured by Bourree Motors)
  • Vorn P328 (manufactured by Arch Motor Company)
  • Vorn Relocation Rover (manufactured by Arch Motor Company)
  • Vorn Stallion (manufactured by Arch Motor Company)
  • Wornado Triage  (manufactured by Wornado Motor Company)
  • Yomoshoto Evasion (manufactured by Tofunda Motor Corporation)
  • Yomoshoto Cruiser Horizon(manufactured by Tofunda Motor Company; my Simworld version of Nissan Skyline)
  • Yomoshoto Woo Woo 4500 (manufactured by Tofunda Motor Company)

Travel

Vacation Destinations

  • Championne (France)
  • Lucille the Largest Llama Roadside Attraction in the World in Mexsimco
  • Llama World Amusement Park
  • Palm Canyon (my Simworld version of the Grand Canyon – Lucky Palms and Castle Canyon)
  • Inner Banks (my Simworld version of the Carolinas Outer Banks)
  • Roaring Heights, Simoridia
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