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No "stars around the head" when slapped

by Numenor Posted 4th Sep 2006 at 2:38 AM - Updated 14th Sep 2007 at 2:17 AM by Numenor : Tested with Bon Voyage
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Picked Upload! This is a picked upload! It showcases some of the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.
As per request, here is another global mod that may help movie makers: no more stars running around the head when a sim gets slapped in his/her face!
The slaps will still hurt, though!

WARNING - This is a Global Mod: it will affect all the sims in the whole game; also, this hack will be exported along with your lots, so be sure to clean them with the Clean Installer before uploading them anywhere!

Installation - Extract the package from the rar and put it in the Downloads folder. To uninstall, remove the package from the Downloads.

Game compatibility - This hack works in any game configuration.
Tags: #slap stars

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
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
GlobalHack_NoStarsWhenSlapped.rar

Size: 49.6 KB · Downloads: 27,166 · 4th Sep 2006
49.6 KB 27,166 4th Sep 2006
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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 4th Sep 2006 at 2:41 AM
You are MY HERO!
Scholar
#3 Old 4th Sep 2006 at 2:48 AM
cool! Now its not like a cartoon!! And I see you have your Fountain Of Opulence in the background

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Lab Assistant
#4 Old 4th Sep 2006 at 3:21 AM
Thank you!!!!!
Lab Assistant
#5 Old 4th Sep 2006 at 5:54 AM
Have I expressed how much I love ya lately?! Thank you!!!! lol
Field Researcher
#6 Old 4th Sep 2006 at 6:07 AM
That is so cool! It goes great with Squinge's single slap mod.
Scholar
#7 Old 4th Sep 2006 at 7:35 AM
I second that motion LyricLee. 3 cheers for Numenor!!!
Lab Assistant
#8 Old 4th Sep 2006 at 7:59 AM
I kinda like the stars but this ROCKS for more realism. *cheers for numenor!*
Scholar
#9 Old 4th Sep 2006 at 2:03 PM
I read a post where some creative mind called you the "Modfather". The name fits.
Thanks, you've done it again. :D

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Lab Assistant
#10 Old 4th Sep 2006 at 2:19 PM
I think this one is gonna be a big hit with all movie makers out there!
Test Subject
#11 Old 4th Sep 2006 at 2:45 PM
Thanks this is really nice but would be nice in all if you can slap the sims and not look like how the stars slap in the 1950's movies!!!

Other than that it's hot!! :D

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#12 Old 4th Sep 2006 at 4:09 PM
Yippe yet another amazing creation from Numenor thanks for this, now my sim movies can look more realistic and professional thanks for this.

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#13 Old 4th Sep 2006 at 4:20 PM
Thanks for fulfilling this, Numenor! Now we can see more realistic slaps in our wonderful Sims movies (because I'm a HUGE fan of those).

DDO
Field Researcher
#14 Old 4th Sep 2006 at 5:08 PM
Thanks, those stars got VERY old, VERY fast! I won't miss them the slightest!

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#15 Old 4th Sep 2006 at 9:15 PM
Although I don't mind the stars. To me it's now funnier without them. Thanks. You Rock!

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Forum Resident
#16 Old 4th Sep 2006 at 11:24 PM
I don't mind the stars, too, but I see that movie makers want to have this mod. For those purposes it's really great! And it's an advantage to have a choice! Thanks!
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Lab Assistant
#17 Old 5th Sep 2006 at 9:26 AM
Thank you! I think this was the last big issue movie makers had with the cartoony-above-head-symbols. A lot of us will be thankfull, and I can bet we will see your name pop up in credits for this one soon.

And I also thank you as a sim movie watcher, as those stars could easilly distract me from the movie.

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Test Subject
#18 Old 5th Sep 2006 at 3:10 PM
I've been waiting for something like this, thank you so much!
Instructor
#19 Old 6th Sep 2006 at 12:43 PM
No Stars......YAY!.....Thankyou Very Much.
Forum Resident
#20 Old 6th Sep 2006 at 9:58 PM
I always thought those stars were a little cheesy, so thanks!
Test Subject
#21 Old 9th Sep 2006 at 5:56 AM
Thanks, as a budding machima-maker, this opens up more options for realism!
Mad Poster
#22 Old 10th Sep 2006 at 7:58 PM
Wow... time to watch more of slaps between lilth and angela...! :chuckling:
Lab Assistant
#23 Old 11th Sep 2006 at 5:04 PM
Thanks so much Numenor for this and all those hacks you make for us that make movie making SO much easier!

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Test Subject
#24 Old 13th Sep 2006 at 7:38 PM
Fantastic Numenor! Thank you!

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#25 Old 18th Sep 2006 at 3:42 PM
Thank you thank you thank you! I sooo need this for moviemaking!
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