Customize everything from their appearances, to their personalities and even the home of their dreams.
Then, send your Sims out to explore new locations around town and to meet other Sims in the neighborhood.
Each sub-neighborhood is a unique, exotic environment that is as large as a regular neighborhood.
Aside from Riverview, more downloadable neighborhoods are available for sale from The Sims 3 Store.
Sunlit Tides is a group of islands which has two versions: standard version costing 2,450 Sim Points and gold costing 4,350.
Lunar Lakes is a neighborhood located on a foreign planet and costs 2,200 Sim Points.
Barnacle Bay, a pirate-themed neighborhood, costs 2,000 Sim Points.
Hidden Springs is a mountainous downloadable neighborhood on The Sims 3 website and costs 2,250 Sim Points.