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Ascension Squared

by Targa Posted 17th Oct 2005 at 7:40 PM - Updated 17th Oct 2005 at 10:12 PM by Targa
51 Comments / replies (Who?) - 25 Feedback Posts
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.
Picked Upload! This is a picked upload! It showcases some of the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.
This is the final phase of this project (I think, lol). A square-shaped elevator/stair. I also made this one smaller than the original, as you can see in the screenshot. Hopefully someone with more talent than myself with textures will give you some nice recolors for this.

This is a new object, and will not replace your other stairs.

Recolor Information
See the readme.txt file in the object download for specifics regarding redistribution/posting of recolors. Alpha blend mode is enabled, so you can make transparent or semi-transparent .png textures. Additional download archive contains a .jpg image of the UVW mapping, and also a Photoshop .psd file with a transparent map you can copy/paste as a new layer into your image for easy alignment of textures.



Edit: Forgot to mention mesh info: 24 faces

You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 2
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Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
Basic Download and Install Instructions:

1. Download: Click the download link to save the .rar or .zip file(s) to your computer.

2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file.

3. Place in Downloads Folder: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your Downloads folder:
  • Origin (Ultimate Collection): Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims™ 2 Ultimate Collection\Downloads\
  • Non-Origin, Windows Vista/7/8/10: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Non-Origin, Windows XP: Documents and Settings\(Current User Account)\My Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Mac: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads
  • Mac x64: /Library/Containers/com.aspyr.sims2.appstore/Data/Library/Application Support/Aspyr/The Sims 2/Downloads
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#2 Old 17th Oct 2005 at 7:43 PM
kool great job i love it thanx targa.:clap::clap:
Lab Assistant
#3 Old 17th Oct 2005 at 7:44 PM
Thanks Targa! I have downloaded everything you've made so far and am loving it! Keep up the good work.

Test Subject
#4 Old 17th Oct 2005 at 7:46 PM
I love your stuff!!! Keep it up, you rock!

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#5 Old 17th Oct 2005 at 9:09 PM

nice reviews, gonna look through some of ur back catalogue now
#6 Old 17th Oct 2005 at 9:10 PM
Targa, I'm simply amazed about all the fun and useful things you make. Thank you!

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Lab Assistant
#7 Old 17th Oct 2005 at 9:20 PM
Loving your elevators! =)
Test Subject
#8 Old 17th Oct 2005 at 9:47 PM
Targa you are on fire right now man. I built a house around Ascension v1 last night and login today to find 2 new versions. =O wow. I can't wait to see what you do next. You are a powerhouse of quality items. Keep it up and tyvm!
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#9 Old 17th Oct 2005 at 10:42 PM
These look much better then the circular ones in my opinion

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Test Subject
#10 Old 17th Oct 2005 at 10:50 PM Last edited by Senacharim : 21st Oct 2005 at 7:48 AM.
Your elevator is the spiffiest thing since sliced toast!!!
This may sound odd, but is there any way to make it more expensive?
Having it be so cheap diminishes the realism. Elevators are pretty much always more expensive than stairs...

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#11 Old 18th Oct 2005 at 12:53 AM
very kewl, thank you!
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#12 Old 18th Oct 2005 at 1:10 AM
woot woot thanks!

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Lab Assistant
#13 Old 18th Oct 2005 at 2:41 AM
I just love these and they work perfectly. I don't have to use stairs in my houses so I have extra space I can use. There's a "Beam me up Scotty" feel about them. Thanks so much :D
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#14 Old 18th Oct 2005 at 2:56 AM
My aliens love these.............make them feel right at home.

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#15 Old 18th Oct 2005 at 3:06 AM
Great work as always Targa. Thanks!
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#16 Old 18th Oct 2005 at 3:10 AM
very nice !! thanx for sharing!!

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Test Subject
#17 Old 18th Oct 2005 at 6:47 PM
Hi There!!!
Great job - Thanks a lot.

Lab Assistant
#18 Old 19th Oct 2005 at 12:20 AM
Thanks again!
Great job.

Lab Assistant
#19 Old 19th Oct 2005 at 2:17 AM
thank so much friend
Lab Assistant
#20 Old 19th Oct 2005 at 11:04 PM
I've been wanting "Spiral" stairs like were in Sims1. This is close, but I still want some "spirals". Has anyone made any? Maybe there are some "hidden" and "forgotton" by Maxis, that someone more savvy than I could find?
Field Researcher
#21 Old 20th Oct 2005 at 12:28 AM

Great! Besides the easy usage, good looks, and space saving Technology, these stairs are MAJOR time savers! OMG, these save so much time, I can't thank you enough!


Test Subject
#22 Old 22nd Oct 2005 at 1:23 AM
Awesome.... u have done too much 4 u's just to say thank's dude
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#23 Old 25th Oct 2005 at 12:25 AM
Now, more ways for level accessment are available... Thanks for making and sharing it...
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#24 Old 3rd Dec 2005 at 5:30 AM
These are just great. You made the best thing for our game to run faster. Thank you so very much in creating and sharing them with all of us.
#25 Old 4th Dec 2005 at 11:57 PM
I don't know what I ever did without these. I hate stairs, they are always in the way. These solved all my problems.

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