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TS2 to TS3: The Casual Hair - Now with Moar Edits!

by tyirannoss Posted 12th Jan 2010 at 4:40 PM - Updated 24th Jan 2010 at 8:24 AM by tyirannoss : Screenshots
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This is a new mesh, and means that it's a brand new self contained object that usually does not require a specific Expansion pack (although this is possible depending on the type). It may have Recolours hosted on MTS - check below the description for more information.
Don't you just hate the lack of short male hair that isn't so spikey you're afraid if you put it on a sim you might just kill him? I do. I think I have three good short male hairs in my game, maybe four. So I decided it was high time I did something about it, and something that would made me think. My other upload was shamefully easy, so this I think is better. This is the same hair that is worn by Sims 2 sims such as John Burb, Victor Aspir and Armand DeBateau. I used this hair often, too often probably, and was pining for it.
So here it is!

Oh and yayness! The control was fixed by Menaceman44, praise him with your cookies! I'm going to work on the child version now, then the toddler version, but life seems to want me to pay attention to it, so it's taking longer than usual.

More moreness! Menaceman44, who has been so much help that I may propose, showed to me that the LODs weren't correctly alligned (see: So, I'm uploading that too. Why is this good? Because people with lower preformance games may see scalp clipping which is a bad thing. So now, hopefully, they won't. I recommend you download the new version 4.

Finally, the textures aren't great, I had to scale them upwards and make them brighter and what not, but they are better than my first attempt (the first attempt was bad, really bad).

Anywhom, have fun! :D

My little policy bit:
No paysites, ever.
No stealing, or I'll cry.
Credit is nice but not needed.

Polygon Counts:
Hair - 852

Additional Credits:
Hysterical Paroxysm's Tutorial (and all the links there) - Sims 3 Hair Basics
GoS texture Tutorial - Making Control, Specular, and Diffuse Textures for Hair
Delphy's DABOOBs, CTU, QADPE and probably more
Wes and his magical Milkshape tools SimPE Maxis

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Filename Size Downloads Date
Tyirannoss mShortSimple S2tS3 | (Fixed Roots and LODs)

Size: 2.00 MB · Downloads: 52,995 · 24th Jan 2010
2.00 MB 52,995 24th Jan 2010

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Expansion/Stuff packs required:
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Hair Style: Maxis-Match
Maxis Flags: Not Applicable
Bin Type: Binned
Age: Teen Young Adult Adult Elder

Tags: #Short, #male, #Maxis, #Conversion