Big Hartley is a pre-made male Sim who is living in Bridgeport with his three roommates Sugar Bijou, whom he disgusts; Tom Wordy, his best friend forever; and Lil Bling, who is his friend. He has a career in Sports with four skill points in Athletic skill but he must worry because he is overweight.
Big Hartley has a very easy-going yet tough personality, and he is even Immune To Fire. He desires to earn some fame for himself, and become more than just being known as Tom Wordy's closest friend and personal bouncer.
Big Hartley appears to be a popular guy around the town and generally gets along well with his neighbors, being best friends forever with Rocky Tanker and Tom Wordy, good friends with Katelyn Missoni, friends with Mick Situp and Lil Bling, and distant friends with Kimmy Knott. He carries one book in his inventory.