The Sims 3 Collector's Edition was a limited release of The Sims 3 with bonus content. In the United States it was USD$69.99, whilst The Sims 3 was USD$49.99 (Now $29.99 in the United States). It included bonuses to the game such as:
- 2 gigabyte The Sims plumbbob™ USB drive
- European-styled sports car download
- Theme music from The Sims 3
- An exclusive Prima tips & hints guide
The game is discontinued but it is possible to buy it. It was replaced with The Sims 3 Deluxe.
The Sims 3 Holiday Collector's Edition is a re-release of The Sims 3 Collector's Edition with new bonus holiday content for the 2009 holiday season.
- This is the only The Sims 3 game that does not have a Download Version, although the player can download the content that is included in this game.
- The cover of The Sims 3 in The Sims 3 Collector's Edition is the same as the original The Sims 3 (The Sims 3 games sold before late 2010.)