The Sims Wiki


The Genesis Project timetable for new chapters

I had originally wanted to write a chapter each week in my fanon The Genesis Project, so that people could know there is a continuous story coming in at a regular pace. I have been doing that up to now. So far each chapter has consisted of what happens in the neighborhood during the course of one season. Because I seem to be writing chapters faster than I am actually playing them, I am going to have to slow down how often I get a new chapter out and/or change what I include in a chapter.

I could either write a new chapter at least every other week, but that might be pushing it as the neighborhood gets larger meaning that the chapters will become too sparse. Or I could start doing individual household updates per quarter rather than an entire neighborhood update. I am weary of that as well because then there will be some households that interact with the other households before I play them, and then something could alter the storyline when I do play/write them. This is mainly because I am not "creating" the story, but rather letting it unfold as I play it.

This "paradox" has already happened to me in the past. When I played the Gardener Household, a pregnant Sean Carpenter woohooed with Mike with 5 days left in the season. Sean was supposed to have gotten pregnant on 4 days left in the season, so he shouldn't have been pregnant, much less visibly pregnant. I realize that this isn't a disaster, but what happens when I play one household where an important event occurs like a marriage or whatnot and then I play the household of the sim involved and they die before they technically could have been involved in the event? Am I just supposed to write a made up explanation in that household's chapter and hope that the reader doesn't notice the cover up?

I honestly don't know what would be best, but I don't want people to think that I have placed the fanon on hold, or worse, abandoned it all together. It frustrates me when I am reading a story and that happens. Besides I want to know what happens just as much as those who are reading my story because, like I said before, I don't have this story planned out as to what will happened. So any input and/or suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki