Help us improve Answers HQ! Take Survey No, Thanks

Re: [WORKAROUND] Weird Facial Lines

by LonelyFew

Original Post


Broken Face

★★★ Apprentice

Product: The Sims 4
Which language are you playing the game in? English
How often does the bug occur? Every time (100%)
What expansions, game packs, and stuff packs do you have installed? All
Steps: How can we find the bug ourselves? Go into CAS and enlarge the eyes on a male sim.
What happens when the bug occurs? The head seems cracked.
What do you expect to see? No cracks in head.
Have you installed any customization with the game, e.g. Custom Content or Mods? Yes
Did this issue appear after a specific patch or change you made to your system? Neutral/Not Sure 

I just recently noticed this and don't know if this is a 1 time thing or something. (Sorry but I don't know how to add this to the current CAS thread)

Message 61 of 64 (1,245 Views)

Re: [OPEN] Weird Facial Lines

[ Edited ]
★★★★ Novice

@malphybkp wrote:

@Plumsbob wrote:

I'm having the same issue too. Looking at the date, it seems to be an older bug, any idea why it hasn't been fixed yet? 


It's a bug caused by the graphics card and not by the game itself. So don't ask why this bug is not fixed yet because not all of us have encountered this bug.


Anyway here's the fix: [Edit by Admin]


It uses a third-party program but it's safe. You just need to activate the Anti-Aliasing Fix.


PS: It's for NVIDIA users only.



Actually, it is EA's problem. It is NOT caused by the graphics card. It is caused by poor code programmed by EA that does not play "nice" with certain Nvidia cards Raised eyebrow......My husband is a software engineer and he said the issue is up to EA to fix as they are the ones making the code for THEIR game to work with a certain card, so yes, it is EA's poor programming that is causing the issue and only THEY can fix it. As to why it hasn't been fixed yet, budget and resources. They probably don't feel this particular glitch (as it does not affect gameplay) is worth their time and money to pay their engineers to fix.


Source: Husband who has a PhD in Computer/software well as myself who studied software engineering before switching my major......

Message 62 of 64 (1,146 Views)

Re: [WORKAROUND] Weird Facial Lines

★★ Apprentice

Is there a solution for this?

Message 63 of 64 (677 Views)

Re: [WORKAROUND] Weird Facial Lines


Check the first page. The accepted solution gives you a workaround for this.

Happy Gaming


I don't work or have any association with EA. I give advice to the best of my knowledge and cannot be held responsible for any damage done to your computer/game.

Please only contact me via PM when asked to do so.

Important Threads

Message 64 of 64 (676 Views)