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*Updated 11/01* Toddler Interactions

by Cherry92 Posted 21st Jun 2012 at 10:22 AM - Updated 11th Jan 2013 at 2:05 AM by Cherry92 : new interaction added
237 Comments / replies (Who?) - 14 Feedback Posts, 9 Thanks Posts
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Toddler Interactions
This mod adds a several interactions available to toddlers, which allows toddlers interact with other sims and the world more. These interactions are autonomous, that's mean toddlers will act like a normal toddler!


New Interactions
Chat with ToddlerChat with another toddlerBoth toddlers learnt talking
Explore AroundExplore around the house by targeting random objectThey might amazed by intersting objects
Have BottleHave bottle themselvesHungry and genius toddler
Eat from BowlEat pet food from pet bowlThis interaction will show up if you have EP5 (Pets); but it's not required for the mod to work.

Though it doesn't harm to have "Toddler Social" at the same time,
this mod also add "Chat" functionality to toddlers, it's not neccessary to have both.

Known Issues
For those who had previously downloaded this mod, the "crawling disease" won't be healed automatically, probably you will need "Running Disease Hotfix " to reset your toddler's walking style. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Once toddlers got the "Hungry" buff, parents just stop everything to solve the "Take Care Child" commodity first, I made a hidden interaction for parents to solve this buff, and push genius toddlers to have bottle themselves instead of taking bottle from parents, but this doesn't stop parents from putting down everything and find an interaction to solve that buff.


22/06/2012 Bugs fixed; probably sims are not forced to reset anymore.
22/06/2012Fixed spelling mistake of 'adventure' in game but not screenshot.
22/06/2012Added translations for six languages.
23/06/2012Added Dutch and Spanish translation.
24/06/2012Added default tuning file; See instruction below.
24/06/2012Added Portuguese translation.
25/06/2012 Bug fixed; toddler will always walk if they learnt walking.
26/06/2012Added Brazilian Portuguese translation.
22/07/2012Added Finnish translation.
29/07/2012Added tuning files.
01/08/2012 Added new interaction: Eat from Bowl
21/12/2012Updated to 1.42 compatibility.
11/01/2013Added Danish and Czech translation.

Possible Conflicts
This is a pure script mod that adds new functionality to the game,
and it doesn't alter any part of the game, so it probably won't conflict.

I have recompiled the mod and tested again under 1.42 game version,
Since the code didn't change, it might be fine to use this mod under previous game version,
but there's no guarantee that there will be no problem, so take your own risk.
Animations used comes from base game or newly created, thus no expansion packs are required.
Update is not needed for 1.47 compatibility.

Language Support
I could only offer English and Traditional Chinese for this mod,
and please feel free to translate the mod using the translation file provided.

Thanks everyone helps translating the mod.

Great thanks to Simoro for the eating pet food animation.
Thanks Buzzler and nonamena's help for making new buffs.
Thanks MDM for the idea of making genius toddlers feed themselves.
Also thanks MDM, nonamena and Inge_Jones' help for the autonomy.

Additional Credits
Thanks to Peter and Inge_Jones for S3PE.
Thanks to all writers of general modding tutorials on MTS.
Thanks SIMul8rReviews for testing the mod.

You must have the expansion, game version or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 3
Built with Game Version: 1.42
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
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CherryTS3_ToddlerInteractions.7z | Mod Package

Size: 116.8 KB · Downloads: 79,594 · 21st Jun 2012
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Basic Download and Install Instructions:

See: Game Help:TS3 CC Basicswiki for a full guide!
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Test Subject
#126 Old 12th Dec 2012 at 10:27 AM
Can't wait for the update. Awesome work.
Test Subject
29th Dec 2012 at 3:46 PM
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Test Subject
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Test Subject
#128 Old 6th Jan 2013 at 7:56 PM
Great Mod, but I think, toddlers must be able to sleep in pet beds.
Lab Assistant
#129 Old 9th Jan 2013 at 3:13 PM
Can't wait for the update.,have patch 1.47.. Awesome work.
Test Subject
#130 Old 9th Jan 2013 at 6:13 PM
Here is a Danish translation :D
Download - please read all instructions before downloading any files!
File Type: zip (612 Bytes, 6 downloads)
Description: Danish translation
Lab Assistant
Original Poster
#131 Old 11th Jan 2013 at 1:55 AM
well, updated is not needed for 1.47 patch, and thanks gingersdk for Danish translation.
Test Subject
#132 Old 14th Jan 2013 at 8:48 PM
Thank you so much. My sim just had twins and I hated how toddlers couldn't talk to each other. I don't know what world the developers at EA live in but in this world toddlers talk to each other in their baby language.
Test Subject
#133 Old 15th Jan 2013 at 1:00 AM Last edited by Kagome133 : 15th Jan 2013 at 1:02 AM. Reason: *My keyboard loves to hate me...*
Can I
Can I Marry You For Making This Awesome Mod .3.
Test Subject
#134 Old 24th Jan 2013 at 3:02 AM
Yes awesome. Being the father of a toddler in real life I was annoyed at how little a walking and talking toddler could do, they seemed a waste of time! I installed this and told one of my toddlers quickly rushed outside and explored the steps up to the decking, so I panicked and sent her mother to get her, then both my toddlers had a lengthy conversation about firemen, dummies and their mother! Neither are geniuses so i couldn't try the bottle one, but i will on my next child!

Totally agree with the peek-a-boo idea and the sleeping in the pet bed one (my son loves sitting in my dogs bed!) Also, how about if the toddler is hungry and ignored for long enough they pick bad food out of the bin (nasty!)
Test Subject
#135 Old 25th Jan 2013 at 7:36 PM
Hi, awesome mod! I've translated it into Polish. I hope I managed to attach the file to this message (I'm doing it for the first time).
Download - please read all instructions before downloading any files!
File Type: rar CherryTS3_ToddlerInteractions_String_Polish.rar (612 Bytes, 6 downloads)
Lab Assistant
#136 Old 31st Jan 2013 at 2:12 PM
Sounds fun! I usually age up toddlers quickly because making them stop screaming is just boring. Thanks!
Top Secret Researcher
#137 Old 7th Feb 2013 at 12:14 PM
A third recommendation for looking into toddlers sleeping in pet beds large enough for them here, and also a few ideas I've thought of myself or seen suggested elsewhere:

- A "throw tantrum" self-interaction, perhaps using the sound effects and upper body animations for a screaming tantrum when sitting in a high chair applied to a toddler sitting on the floor if you can get rid of the sounds of it hitting the high chair with its hands. Used to actively draw the attention of babysitters and other nearby sims if you don't have the Store baby monitor, though it's not a direct order to attend to any particular motive. Also autonomous for toddlers with low moods, and occasionally any toddler with Grumpy as a trait.

- As well as toddler-to-toddler peek-a-boo, perhaps an interaction with floor-length mirrors where a toddler plays peek-a-boo with with themselves and pulls faces at the mirror could work?

- Also, an autonomous interaction (perhaps not selectable or visible to the player) with which to improve toddler autonomy: As well as exploring around by themselves, perhaps toddlers could occasionally be directed by the AI to follow sims they have a high relationship with around for a bit if otherwise unoccupied? I believe TS2 had some kind of autonomous behaviour along these lines.

These are just suggestions, of course. I'm not demanding things here.
Test Subject
#138 Old 8th Feb 2013 at 5:04 PM
Default thanks for the mod! +here's a Korean translation :)
thank you for the mod, I find it very interesting & fun!

I tried a Korean translation; hope it helps :D
Download - please read all instructions before downloading any files!
File Type: zip (768 Bytes, 6 downloads)
Test Subject
#139 Old 17th Feb 2013 at 7:27 PM
Is this mod compatible with 1.48 update?
Forum Resident
#140 Old 24th Feb 2013 at 8:50 AM
Patch 1.50 it came with many changes in gameplay... need it to update the mod?
Field Researcher
#141 Old 25th Feb 2013 at 6:17 PM Last edited by IceSilverCrystal : 26th Feb 2013 at 10:16 PM.
oh man, I love this mod, and I haven't even put it in my game! I've been looking for ways to enhance my toddlers and have missed all their interactions. Like with each other and the ones they had in S2. I enjoyed watching them eat from pet bowls and sleep in their beds. made it easier on me. I miss that we used to be able to teach the tots nursery rhymes too...

yes, please update this mod ^^
Lab Assistant
#142 Old 3rd Mar 2013 at 6:01 AM
I can confirm that this mod and Cancel Time Off don't work with 1.50, I hope Cherry can work on them whenever she can manage.
Top Secret Researcher
#143 Old 8th Mar 2013 at 2:31 PM
Actually, this mod doesn't seem entirely non-functional with 1.50. I tried it earlier, Explore Around and Have Bottle seemed to work as normal. Didn't get round to testing Eat from Bowl, though I'm pretty sure it still worked the last time I did this while waiting for the 1.42 update. I assume, therefore, that toddlers talking to each other is the part that doesn't work with the current patch?
Lab Assistant
#144 Old 10th Mar 2013 at 1:12 AM
has this been updated for the latest patch?
Field Researcher
#145 Old 12th Mar 2013 at 7:56 PM
Is this compatible for patch 1.50?
Test Subject
#146 Old 19th Mar 2013 at 7:05 AM
It was frustrating me that I couldn't get toddlers to interact with each other... Thanks!
Lab Assistant
#147 Old 7th Apr 2013 at 3:17 AM
Am I the only one who can't get this to work? It worked fine before the last patch. Now it's as if I don't have the mod. The options don't show up. I think this and Cancel Time Off need to be updated but has anyone else experienced this?
Lab Assistant
#148 Old 7th Apr 2013 at 3:34 AM
Thanks so helpful for the challenge I am currently doin
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