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Why has the sims online not been realesed in Europe???
Asked at 21:48 on Friday 27 August 2004 by sabrina (doggy711173) Report this Question

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they said that europe hasnt expressed much interest.
Answered at 19:00 on Wednesday 8 September 2004 by GloBee (GloBeeMonkey)
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Probably because it didn't do all that well in the U.S. lol
Answered at 19:47 on Friday 10 September 2004 by shrizm44
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TSO's release in North America was not as popular as Maxis had expected. Outside of North America, it has only been released in Japan and as far as I am aware, there are no plans to release it anywhere else.
Answered at 21:18 on Thursday 6 January 2005 by Andy (TSZ) (Andy)
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u can get a free download of the game from


its well worth the long download time and you get the full game
Answered at 00:39 on Thursday 17 March 2005 by sandra (choncal)
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And after downloading the free trial, you can subscribe the game no matter where you live. That way the game can still be played in Europe, though you won't have it on CD.

If you really want the box and all, you'll need to import a version from the US, which including shipping and possibly custom costs, can become very expensive.
Answered at 23:28 on Wednesday 23 March 2005 by ChEeTaH (TSZ Webmaster) (ChEeTaH)
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Can anyone advise how long it takes to download?

So far my free trial has been downloading 13hours on Broadband!!!.

Do you think theres a problem or should I hang in there?


Answered at 12:34 on Monday 17 October 2005 by Stephanie Bond (Stephb)
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When i try to download it, it comes up with: "There was an error downloading the manifest. The downloader must quit now"
Whats this and how do i fix it?
Answered at 00:38 on Sunday 8 January 2006 by Micheal (mickliddy)
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