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Genius is a mental trait in The Sims 3. It is first available at birth.

Geniuses are logical thinkers, masters of chess and excellent hackers. They savor pursuits of the mind.


  • Sim will learn the Logic skill much faster than other Sims.
  • Sim enjoys playing chess and will improve at it quickly.
  • Sim can solve crazy mathematical problems on the computer for cash.
  • Genius Sims will do better at Law Enforcement, Science and Medical careers.
  • Genius Sims will autonomously 'Contemplate' their surroundings.
  • Genius Sims can earn money every 20 minutes while Hacking, instead of every 30 minutes.
  • Genius Sims can create pixelized paintings using Paint Stylized Still-Life.
  • Genius Sims can initiate 'Deep Conversations' at any point in a relationship and they enjoy them more.

Related Skills

Possible Lifetime Wishes

  • Chess Legend
  • Perfect Mind/Perfect Body
  • Renaissance Sim
  • The Tinkerer

Genius Sims

Examples of premade Geniuses:
Cycl0n3 Sw0rd, Blair Wainwright, Boyd Wainwright, Susan Wainwright, Ethan Bunch, Jamie Jolina

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