Dates are easier to define, because you've been doing them since Sims 1.These are simple one-on-one interactions between your Sim and your target Sim.

Though it's always fun to deck your mansion to the nines, making your characters fall in love and establishing relationships is definitely a highlight when playing games in the Sims series.

In The Sims 3, relationships are even more realistic than it was in the past two games.

Veronaville's characters are based on Shakespearean characters.

The Sims 2 was released on September 14, 2004 for Microsoft Windows. Eight expansion packs and nine stuff packs were subsequently released.

Outings are bizarre, because if you try the same strategy as you do with dates, you'll probably fail.

Outings generally are between friends, and can be comprised of up to a whopping eight Sims in the party. a large social outing is akin to a party on the road. When started, you'll get a timer and a bar in the corner of the screen.

They use similar systems, so they'll be covered together.

The major differences between the two are what's expected, and how many people can participate.

If love was easy, we wouldn't have self-help books, matchmaking services, personal ads, and Heaven-knows-how many songs written about the subject.