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Functional Warrior Sword *UPDATED*

by JohnBrehaut1 Posted 14th Jan 2007 at 6:01 PM - Updated 20th Nov 2008 at 7:53 PM by -Maylin-
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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.
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Hello Everyone!!

After six months of work, I have finally finished the sword. This is my first hacked object, that I have ever made. In the .rar file, there is 3 files, 1 is the sword, 1 is the stand and the last one is a social object. You need all 3 objects in your game for everything to work properly.

UPDATE!!
17-1-2007 : After some people requesting it, I made it so the "Demonstrate Skills" interaction now adds body skillpoints. Your sim will gain them alot faster than usual, 1 and a bit skill points each time they do the interaction. See post in thread for a picture of it. POST

Mesh Details:

Sword Stand: 1856/1995 (f/v)
Sword: 1562/1302 (f/v)

Interactions
Sword Stand:
  • "Draw Sword" - Your sim will walk to the stand and pick the sword up. The texture on the stand will change to make it look like the sword has been taken out. (NOTE: It will stay in your sim's hand until you use the "Put Away" interaction on the stand, or the "Drop" interaction on the sword.)
  • "Put Away" - Your Sim will walk to the stand and put the sword away. The texture on the stand will change to make it look like the sword has been put back.
  • "View" - Just the same as the normal maxis "View" interaction.

Sword:
  • "Pick Up" - The sim will walk over to the sword and pick it up. If the sword isn't in the hand of the sim, this option will appear.
  • "Drop" - The sim will drop the sword on the ground. This option will only appear when the sword is in the hand.
  • "Demonstrate Skills" - Your sim will swing the sword around, aswell as do some kicks and punches. After the routine is finished, they bow.This option will only appear when the sword is in the hand. See the Update area, for an update on this interaction.
  • "Fight a Sim" - Both the Sim with the sword and the selected sim will fight. They will stab, punch, kick and slash each other. Once they have finished, your sims fun will go up by a quarter.This option will only appear when the sword is in the hand.
  • "Commit Suicide" - The Sim will perform a Custom animation (it may not actually go into the sim) where they will put the sword into them. They will throw up, then die.This option will only appear when the sword is in the hand.
  • "Kill a Sim" - The sims selected will do exactly the same as the "Fight a Sim" interaction, but the sim who was selected, will die. It has a custom animation, but is a little off from stabbing the sim.This option will only appear when the sword is in the hand.


Known Issues:
  • "Sword Placement in hand" - Sometimes, if something happens to the sim, the sword is moved out further from the hand. To fix this, you can either delete the sword from Buy mode, or put the sword back in the stand, then pull it out again.
  • "Strange Pose" - Sometimes, when your sim commit's suicide, the sim may be stuck in a pose next to the stand. To fix this, you can either let the sim die by the grim reaper, or save them from the reaper.
  • "Jump Bug" - You may experience a bug with the sword or stand, where the sim may teleport from one place to another then instantly back. Currently i dont know what is causing it, so i can't fix it.


Game Compatability:
These objects, require atleast 1 expansion pack for the sword to go in the hand. It does not matter which expansion you have.
They will also not replace any of your game files.
The stand can be found under Miscellanious/ Miscellanious.
The animations only work for adult.


Credits:

Katy_76: Katy first started helping me to learn some of the basics of coding. She was the one who started me off at this, She was so nice and even sent pictures on how to do. She is one of the many great talents, who spared time to help me. So thank you katy !!
Cokenasmile: Coke helped me with checking error's in the sword, she also tought me how to make custom animations that dont overwrite the maxis ones.
HystericalParoxysm: HP helped me with finding much needed and useful animations. And for offering advice on how to make a sim die.
Hunter240X He also found some great animations that i could use.
Jasana_BugBreeder: For showing me how to make it show where it is correctly linking.
Echo: The biggest thanks would have to go her, she has been helping me with alot for this sword, without her, it wouldn't even be half finished. She helped with with making the sword stay in the hand after the interaction was finished. She corrected some of the codes i did which were wrong. She helped me with the commit suicide interaction, by telling me how to set it up. She also taught me the importance of Guardian bhav's. She also helped me majorly with the Kill a Sim interaction.
Smonaff: For fixing the Kill a Sim interaction for me, I wouldn't have been able to fix it. Also thank you for telling me how to make the Fight a Sim function work with the Kill a Sim interaction.

All these people took the time to help me when i was struggling, so a big thank you to you all !! :D

Terms & Conditions:
Recolouring: You may recolour the object, but you cannot include the mesh and you must link back to the thread.
Cloning: You may clone this object, as long as you ONLY replace the mesh of it, as in dont edit the code. If you do clone, it Link back to this thread.
Coding: You may go through the coding of this object and see how it works, but please don't just copy it.
Houses: You may include these in lots, as long as you link to this thread and that you dont upload it to the exchange!!
Paysites: You may not upload any clones, recolours, coding or houses with my content in them, to be uploaded to a paysite. If the site has a free area, you MUST post it in there, not a pay area!!!

If you need any other information, ask it and i will find the awnser.
Tags: #Sword, #Stand, #Kill, #Sim, #Suicide, #Fun, #Weapon

Style: Antique
Room: Outdoor
Maxis Flags: Not Applicable

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
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
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JB1-Warrior-Sword.rar

Size: 265.6 KB · Downloads: 115,856 · 17th Jan 2007
265.6 KB 115,856 17th Jan 2007
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Test Subject
#401 Old 17th Jun 2009 at 4:13 AM
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Originally Posted by Lorelei_M
This is really great. Thanks for making it. Could've been available in different colors, but still great job

I have a question though. Ever since my Sim drew the sword and then put it down ("Drop"), and I deleted it (because I didn't have anyone to kill at the moment, LOL), he starts disappearing from the spot he's in (while he's doing something, like eating or chatting) and keeps reappearing in front of where the sword used to be, still doing the actions he's supposed to be doing at the other place in his house). Ever encountered anything like this?


Yup, I've got that too. Deleted object from the lot, now my warrior's turning invisible. He's still there, i guess, because his cereal is disappearing. Only thing i can work out is to cancel whatever action he's doing, get him up and walk him away ("go here") and come back and resume. This doesn't happen to him often, though, and I'm hoping it will go away over time.
Test Subject
#402 Old 21st Jun 2009 at 6:21 PM
thank you so much!
Test Subject
#403 Old 9th Jul 2009 at 7:05 AM
so yea, this is my first post to any item out of the many i've downloaded since i remade an account on this site. amazing work on this one, really truly. my question is would there be a way that say you killed someone, anyone in that house or related to them or something hated you for it. like say you're friends with this girl, and you kill her brother, would there be a way to make it so said girl hates you now, and the rest of her family does as well?
Test Subject
#404 Old 22nd Jul 2009 at 12:55 PM
Hey I downloaded this thing and its not working :S he only picks the sword from that suport thing and puts it back, I put all three files on EA GAMES\ Sims 2\ Download :S
Test Subject
#405 Old 27th Jul 2009 at 9:06 AM
So we finally have a way to get rid of those pesky neighbors...
Test Subject
#406 Old 5th Aug 2009 at 7:47 PM
Muhahaha !!! It's killing time !!! Lucky me i have multiple plague carts and graveyards, well yeah my Medieval community isn't that great on health and stuff like that, my royalty enjoys "sim-hunting", and so do i actually... but anyways this is great and i will enjoy it for thousand of years to come ! (i plan on being immortal)
POWAH TO DA LLAMA

Age is a matter of mind over matter...
...if you don't mind, it doesen't matter.
Test Subject
#407 Old 7th Aug 2009 at 5:44 PM
Does not work dude
Test Subject
#408 Old 8th Aug 2009 at 9:43 PM
Quote:
Originally Posted by kickingthingsisfun
i love this!!! <3 but could you make a katana? plllleeeeeaaassseee that would be amazing...


I was thinking about the same. Katana wud be cool.
But all that aside, thank you for this~

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Test Subject
#409 Old 11th Aug 2009 at 10:51 PM
Awesome! I am also very impressed by the "Kill a Sim" option.
Test Subject
#410 Old 11th Aug 2009 at 10:54 PM
I have also thought about putting this in my sims bio:

"Those who stand in my way shall suffer"
Test Subject
#411 Old 17th Aug 2009 at 5:39 PM
Aww, I can't download it because my computer doesn't work with .rar

Iceuni28
Test Subject
#412 Old 19th Sep 2009 at 4:23 AM
Hi
I REALLY REALLY Love this sword but i have sims 3 ot sims 2
Could you PLEASE try to make a functional sword for Sims 3?
thanks
Test Subject
#413 Old 2nd Oct 2009 at 7:45 PM
How do i use things i download? Im desperate to have this, it looks awesome
Test Subject
#414 Old 1st Nov 2009 at 8:21 AM
yes this looks verry cool but can you make a new one like a lightsaber?
Forum Resident
#415 Old 21st Nov 2009 at 5:08 AM
For some reason, it prevented me from loading lots.

Life is moving too fast, I don't have the energy to keep up.
Lab Assistant
#416 Old 7th Dec 2009 at 1:05 AM
Try 7zip, program, Iceuni28. It does zips and rar files. There are lots of programs which can handle both, and this one also recognizes them even if the file names are wrong (a file.zip named wrong as file.rar).

I love the concept of this sword, and will probably use as is. Wonder how hard it would be to make one out of a Katana stand model? With a slightly more curved sword?

This is a very brilliant work of art, JohnBrehaut1. My husband doesn't even play the Sims atm, but when I saw this and showed him, he immediately started spouting uses for it ingame.
Test Subject
#417 Old 1st Jan 2010 at 7:23 PM
Yess i love this freaking sword i go around murdering ppl >and im insanly happy doing it add this and open for business i own a killing business
Test Subject
#418 Old 11th Jan 2010 at 11:06 PM
I just dislike the "Jump Bug" stuff.

Whenever I perform an interation it happens - so I left the lot (without saving) and played it all back without using the sword. -.-

It's just for decoration in my game actually.
Test Subject
#419 Old 16th Jan 2010 at 5:43 PM
nice job man but u got a samurai sword too?
Test Subject
#420 Old 24th Jan 2010 at 2:20 AM
This is so cool!! I'll need to get an expansion.
LOL I tried to use it without an expansion and an error occured. I had to press delete and it made my sim disappear from the family. Haha! I didn't save though so it's all good xD Nicely done This is amazing. It must have taken A LOT of work.
Test Subject
#421 Old 24th Jan 2010 at 5:30 PM
Can you try to make sword function in Sims 3 ill wait
Test Subject
#422 Old 28th Jan 2010 at 6:51 AM
COOL AS is there a custom ghost for it.
XD XD XD
Guest
#423 Old 5th Mar 2010 at 7:14 PM
I have to download another expansion
Test Subject
#424 Old 17th Mar 2010 at 5:17 AM
cool cool awesome awesome AWESOME thanks though i found out about having to click ON the sword to have the fight, kill,sommit suicideand demonstrate skills. but still awesome! thanks a lot.

If once you don't sucecced skydiving is probably not for you. :)
Test Subject
#425 Old 2nd May 2010 at 10:05 AM
Omfg

Tysmm
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