The Altos were a prominent, nouveau-riche family in the original Sims 3 town of Sunset Valley. Nick and Vita Alto were sworn enemies of another wealthy family, the Landgraabs. One day, the fight came to a head, and the victorious Landgraabs exiled the Altos. The Altos moved to a new town and created a new identity for themselves as the House of Moodici.
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