Miss Sim Universe 2012, the fourth Miss Sim Universe Pageant, was held at Johannesbourg, South Africa on november 2 ,2012 . 72 delegates from around the world competed for the crown in an event distributed globally via Internet, on misssimworld Channel on Youtube, and was watched by an audience of 3,870 viewers worlwide to date of 2014. It is the less watched edition, beating even last year low ratings, with around 1000 less viewers than last edition and more than 70,000 than 2009 edition.
Famous supermodel Candice Swanepol and Twilight star Taylor Lautner hosted the show, while Rihanna and Christina Aguilera performed during the night. The number of placements remain being 16, with the inclusion of Miss Popularity on the semifinalists group, in this case Miss Malaysia, Audrey Lee Peng. Endytha Adira Salim from Indonesia crowned her succesor, Dayana Vargas from Colombia, at the end of the event.
The top 16 announced during the Final NIght Show was chosen by a panel of judges who viewed all 89 contestants during a preliminary competition held a week before the coronation night of Miss Sim Universe 2012. The Preliminary Competition wasn't transmitted for all the adience, only for the judges. The show was divided into three major parts:
- Contestants Presentation
- Swimsuit Preliminary Competition
- Evening Gown Preliminary Competition
|Miss Sim Universe 2012||
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- Sam Raj - Miss Doll Universe and Earth owner, expert in beauty pegeants, he was judge in Miss Sim Universe 2009, and now in 2012 edition.
- Europa Esposito - Miss Sim MONDO director and expert in the sims world.
- La tia Lupita - Famous Mexican entrepreneur in the sims world.
- Diego Ort - Beauty Expert who is really involved in the beauty pageants.
- Angelique Dawson - Model in USA, is actually a beauty expert, she was a judge in Miss Sim Earth 2012 and Miss Sim AVON 2013.
- Kevin Gonzales - Founder and former owner of Miss Sim Universe (2008-2009)
- Perla Maria - Expert in sims 2 machinima