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In Testing: Exercise Class

by sigil5 Posted 22nd Dec 2009 at 4:45 AM - Updated 23rd Dec 2009 at 12:20 PM by sigil5
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It annoyed me that in my community gyms where I put a stereo or a TV, sims would just start hula-dancing or watching the cooking channel. Not very gym-like.

So I created these 3 modified objects (found in hobbies under exercise):

Tai Chi Class (12th Century Song Dynasty Vase) $200

Yoga Class (Nocturnal Imagination Receiver from Apparati Inc.) $50

Workout TV (Soma "Wall-Eye" Large Screen Flat-Panel Television) $2000

Each object can be placed in your community gym and will allow your sims to autonomously use the item. With a selectable sim you can also click on the item and direct them.

Tai Chi Class/Vase
Will allow sims to do Tai Chi and it will increase their energy and comfort.

Yoga Class/Picture
Will allow sims to do Yoga and it increases their hunger and fun (because yoga is fun and satisfying!)

Workout TV
This TV will allow sims to workout ONLY! They cannot just watch TV. The workout increases their social.


Issues:
I had to make a Yoga interaction as I couldn't find one in the game that I could modify, so this isn't a 'real' yoga interaction. You cannot join yoga, or ask anyone else to join, nor can you skill up - you can gain fitness, though. The sims also tend to do yoga a lot and won't stop even if you close business - they will stop, however, if you decide to go home or if their motives get low - suggestions are greatly appreciated.

Additional Credits:
Huge thanks to Echo's Simstuff tutorials!
http://www.eternal-echo.net/sims/tu...s/interactions/
and SimPE creators and MTS.

Update
23 Dec 2009 - included a yogaclass - no hunger gain version of this mod. Thanks!
Tags: #gym, #exercise, #yoga, #tai chi, #workout

Type: Object Mods

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Instructor
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#26 Old 24th Feb 2013 at 9:09 PM
Great idea! I just have to try this out.
Test Subject
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#27 Old 3rd Jan 2016 at 12:26 AM
thanks
Instructor
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#28 Old 6th Apr 2016 at 11:21 PM
This is great thanks!
Top Secret Researcher
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#29 Old 22nd Sep 2016 at 6:59 PM
Thank you
Mad Poster
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#30 Old 27th Apr 2017 at 5:54 PM
Thank you
Field Researcher
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#31 Old 10th Jan 2022 at 11:34 AM
Thank you! I wanted to have a TV at my gym but it drives me crazy when they'd just watch movies or something else
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