On Thursday, 9th June 2016 starting at 11am Pacific / 2pm Eastern / 7pm UK / 8pm Central Europe (Check your local time - ) we will be carrying out scheduled maintenance on www.thesims3.com. This maintenance window is expected to be slightly longer than usual and during that time the website will be unavailable. The Sims 3 game and will be available but some features may not function as expected during the maintenance. The Sims Forums will be unaffected.
Please monitor this post for status updates.
(Apologies for the late post as it seems the forums ate my original post -__-)
Global Community Manager for Maxis / The Sims