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But it's Inflammable! in The Sims 3

But it's Inflammable!27 (10)

Extinguish a Sim on fire.

  • Unlocked by 5,666 tracked gamers (14% - TA Ratio = 2.65) 40,077  

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187,663 (107,065)
Achievement won on 13 Nov 10
TA Score for this game: 2,063
Posted on 13 November 10 at 19:30, Edited on 02 January 12 at 10:52
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1. Raise your handiness skill (level one is enough - anything above may make the achievement harder to obtain).
2. Buy one of the cheaper fireplaces (you can find them in the Build Mode, I bought the 'Pyro-Pit').
3. Use the 'Epic Fail' karma power on your sim.
4. Make sure there are NO fire detectors in the room. Light up the fireplace and tell your sim to tinker it.
5. Eventually, the fire will spread on your sim, at this point select another sim in your household and extinguish the burning sim. Achievement unlocked.

If you're still struggling with the achievement, you might need to try this with a sim with specific traits such as clumsy, unlucky or absent minded (thanks to Onju1985 for pointing this out).

Using this method I unlocked it on my first try. Make sure to use Epic Fail on that poor sim before attempting this.
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