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Dobby the elf from Harry Potter

by SimsPhenix Posted 30th Dec 2007 at 6:16 PM - Updated 11th Jan 2008 at 10:02 PM by SimsPhenix : Needed to add a link to the basic idea site.
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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.
This is my version of Dobby the elf from the Harry Potter series. It's inspired from the one in the movies with a little bit more of my imagination. I couldn't find a way to make a male pillowcase so Dobby is a female with a recoloured dress

To get a nicer, more appropriate size, use the "stretchskeleton 0.9" cheat.

Enjoy! Redistribution and recolouring conditions in the zip file.

Custom Content by Me:
- Dobby the Sim
- Dobby's skin
- Dobby's invisible hair
- Dobby's Pillowcase


Additional Credits:
Thanks to Empress Sapphire at SapphireSims2.com for the basic idea (sorry for forgeting ). You can find her version here: http://sapphiresims2.com/showthread...highlight=dobby

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

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Dobby-by-SimsPhenix.zip

Size: 4.54 MB · Downloads: 18,796 · 30th Dec 2007
4.54 MB 18,796 30th Dec 2007
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Lab Assistant
#2 Old 31st Dec 2007 at 6:06 PM
hehehe Nicely done . . .

From out of time and place,
I'm a girl with the elven grace.
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Don't forget to look at the mirror.
Test Subject
#3 Old 31st Dec 2007 at 6:29 PM
hi , how do u make things like that , what do u use coz i want to make somthing to put on modthesims2 and well done, i love it
Theorist
#4 Old 31st Dec 2007 at 7:31 PM
Quote:
Originally Posted by tomomo
hi , how do u make things like that , what do u use coz i want to make somthing to put on modthesims2 and well done, i love it


Have a look HERE

Thankyou! This is very creative XD


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Test Subject
#5 Old 31st Dec 2007 at 7:49 PM
awh so cute! thanks!
Test Subject
#6 Old 31st Dec 2007 at 8:00 PM
Dobby's a guy...
Lab Assistant
#7 Old 31st Dec 2007 at 8:50 PM
Goodjob!

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Lab Assistant
#8 Old 31st Dec 2007 at 9:43 PM
oh, It looks really funny. thanks for making this.

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Top Secret Researcher
#9 Old 31st Dec 2007 at 10:07 PM
Wow!!! That's really amazing. I have no idea how you make a sim look so much like a nonhuman character, but this looks great!

I've made some mods for The Sims 1 -- yes, The Sims ONE :-) -- which you can find at http://corylea.com/Sims1ModsByCorylea.html
Alchemist
#10 Old 31st Dec 2007 at 11:20 PM
Dobby the elf looks great.

Update: July 2009-I am back now to make invisible and tranparent recolors again in sims 2. You can pm me if you want your objects to be invisible and transparent from now.
Lab Assistant
#11 Old 31st Dec 2007 at 11:22 PM
Dobby!!
Lab Assistant
Original Poster
#12 Old 31st Dec 2007 at 11:53 PM
Quote:
Originally Posted by emi.emme
Dobby's a guy...


I know, I couldn't find a way to make a nice looking male pillow case so she will have to do. The skin and face still work for male sims.
Test Subject
#13 Old 1st Jan 2008 at 12:35 AM
Oh, Dobby is so adorable! Thanks a lot for this. I love Harry Potter! This Dobby sim will fit in quite nicely with my other HP sims and objects

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Top Secret Researcher
#14 Old 1st Jan 2008 at 2:00 AM
I'm downloading this! Then I can reinact scenes in Shell Cottage with my son. Totally awesome! Thanks for sharing this. He will be treasured in my Potter world!

Are there kid wrinkles for the skin? With a few wrinkles he (she ... ) will be perfect!

stephanie b.

Creativity is giving the soul permission to leap beyond the boundaries of the ordinary!
~*~Stephanie~*~
Top Secret Researcher
#15 Old 1st Jan 2008 at 7:57 AM
Oh this is so amazing how you make a Sim become a character from another world.
You must have great talent and artistic views.
I know this must of been time consuming and I appreciate your hard work in all your projects.
Thank You and Happy New Year.
Lab Assistant
#16 Old 1st Jan 2008 at 4:27 PM
A very nice try indeed. Not quite alike, yet good enough for TS2 . Looks weird from the front, awesome from the side (someone skillful should make a dobby-ears accessory mesh) Thanks a lot.
Lab Assistant
#17 Old 1st Jan 2008 at 9:01 PM
yay!!! Amazing

Alastair :)
Top Secret Researcher
#18 Old 2nd Jan 2008 at 12:02 AM
Very clever!!! Keep creating!
Field Researcher
#19 Old 2nd Jan 2008 at 1:29 AM
AHAHAHA wooooow... that's awsome.

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Test Subject
#20 Old 2nd Jan 2008 at 3:04 PM
Yay, Dobby the free elf ;-)
Test Subject
#21 Old 2nd Jan 2008 at 9:09 PM
awww Dobby is so cute!! i love him!!!
Theorist
#22 Old 6th Jan 2008 at 9:43 AM
awesome!
Lab Assistant
#23 Old 7th Jan 2008 at 4:37 PM
It's not very good, sorry

I love realism in my game. But not to the point where it looks ugly.
Lab Assistant
Original Poster
#24 Old 11th Jan 2008 at 12:03 AM
Quote:
Originally Posted by louisacoletta
It's not very good, sorry


Well, I couldn't find it anywhere on the site. It's better than nothing. I'll try to make it better next time. :D
Test Subject
#25 Old 26th Feb 2008 at 1:00 AM
I think you did an amazing job on this. I tried to make a Dobby myself and this is way better than anything I did. He's a hard one to duplicate. Thanks so much for the download. :D
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