Lot Name: Mini Nowhere Sport Centre
A. Brief Intro:
This is the another smaller and mimicked version of the Nowhere Sport Centre! Its ground level has a swimming area outdoor with BBQ, an open unisex bathroom, a clothes shop... The fitness room is on the first floor while the second floor is a buffet-dining area. Fully suited but not too chunky or laden... played smoothly in my system so far...
a. EP00TS2-01UNI (the originally provided one with jgwhiteus's 2005-Mar coloured lights, >=EP2 incompatible when these lights are installed);
b. EP02NL (the use of jgwhiteus's EP2 coloured lights);
2 . there're 3 packages:
2a. Mini Nowhere Sport centre_EP00TS2-01UNI_lot --> the lot file for the base game or UNI only
2b. Mini Nowhere Sport centre_EP02NL_lot --> the lot file for the NL only
2c. Mini Nowhere Sport centre_customContents --> the package with all the mentioned custom contents for all versions of the lot
B. Copyright Issues:
B1. Feel free to decorate/re-decorate it... (Feel free to remodify and if share, you can only claim credits for what you've done on it.
B2. This lot is banned to be for any direct or indirect commercial usage.)
B3. No permission is necessary for redistribution of this lot with proper instruction like this page unless stated.
C. System specifications (when the lot was made):
C1. hack-free (except RGiles' transparent tiles, and Numenor's transparent windows)
C2. some customised contents (check with the Clean Installer; for authors, credits, and links for infos & downloads, please read part H.)
C3. made without any EP (So, EP what and/or what not required)
C4. Running smooth @ build mode & @ play mode in a system (OS = MS-winxp-sp2; P4 3.0GHz; 1Gb DDR RAM; video card = 8x 128Mb) If any problem, welcome to report your system settings for providing info to other readers.
D. Lot Specifications:
D1. Lot Size: 3 x 4
D2. Lot type: Community
D3. Price: nil
E. Building Specifications:
E1. Major Theme: neo-modern, A smaller mimicked version of that sport centre... New decorative features added!
E2. Major Colourational Style: white and green colorations, with a little black.
E3. Major Structural Characteristics: [blah blah blah...] ...
E4. Building Motivation: aesthetic usage >= efficiently functional usage
F. File Decompression & Install Tips:
F0. Whether the furnished or the unfurnished version, only 7-zip (.7z) has been used unless specified.
F1. unzip the zip
downloaded file with zip-supported compressor or above or else by right-clicking and "extract...(whichever way)"
F2. you'll find a file with an extension ".7z" or called 7-zip. just decompress/extract it as if it's "rar" or "zip" when WinRAR
>=3.41, 7-zip-manager >=3, IZArc >=3.5, power archiver >=9, ZipGenius >=6 or else... by right-clicking and "extract...(whichever way)"
F3. double click on the sims2pack to open it. To install it with Clean Installer
is recommended coz you can choose what to install to avoid unwanted or redundant contents installed into your game system.
F4. Installation of a lot without ensuring the presence of the corresponding terrain paints can be destructive to the lot files.
F5. [No restart of the game] is needed to [install a lot in sims2pack file] and [access the installed lot @ "house bin"]. The trick is by any means to have your neighbourhood screen reload. Say, entering a lot and go back to the neighbourhood screen, or switching to another neighbourhood. After a neighbourhood screen has reloaded, the installed lot will appear in the house bin without the game restart. This is true when the Clean Installer
F6. Floor tiles, wallpapers, terrain paints have to be installed earlier than or at the same time as the lot is installed for them to show up in a lot.
G1. Whenever geting a new house, you can scan and choose for things in the package with Clean Installer
G2. You can ALWAYS check the playability of the lots to your system @ lot-building mode in the neighbourhood screen before playing them.
G3. Should you need, you can play-test it with the cheat "BoolProp TestingCheatsEnabled (True/false)".
H. Credits, links and authors:
eddief66 (the only tile NOT included here)
Almost Completely Invisible Floor Tils
Fat D (NOT included)
EP Ready - Updated 07-19: Creative/special recolors for Numenor's wall-window set
UPDATE 9/25: Colored Ceiling Bulbs With Colored Light - Orig. & EP1 (NOT included)
Colored Ceiling Bulbs With Colored Light - Nightlife Only (NOT included)
"WallWindow" glass set V.2 (NOT included)
Semi-transparent shower curtain (Updated 6 March) (NOT included)
000-floors (the used included to avoid Maxis destructive replacement)
Testers Wanted: Transparent Floor Tile Set
For the doubly-sided version,
As for those floor tiles, wallpapers, and terrain paints with "Moi_" prefix, they were made/"sim"-ulated by this lot author. Thus, they're provided with the lot "as if" any other free things. Credits are not to be claimed on but these floor tiles, wallpapers, and terrain paints are regarded as the world public's things. So, feel free to use them however and redistribute them wherever with no permission needed, except that file renaming or any direct and/or indirect commercial usage is prohibited. (included)