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Contra - Arcade Game

by Winsyrstrife Posted 8th Dec 2008 at 2:44 PM
8 Comments / replies (Who?) - 7 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.
CATEGORY - Electronics/Entertainment

REQUIREMENTS - The Sims 2: University (expansion pack)

Comments are welcome.


Please do not clone/modify my work.
Please do not upload my work to pay sites. This is meant to stay free.
Please do not redistribute my work on other Sims 2 related websites.



1)unzip the rar file using WinZIP or WinRAR 2)Place the .package file in your downloads folder or a sub folder within the downloads folder. Your choice.

3)place the ini file in:

Program Files\EA GAMES\The Sims 2 University\TSData\Res\Movies\Games\INI

PLEASE NOTE: The Program Files folder might be named differently depending on your system, but the rest of that folder path should apply.

4) Place the AVIs in:

Program Files\EA GAMES\The Sims 2 University\TSData\Res\Movies\Games\Arcade

5) Start the game. The game will be in the "electronics/entertainment" section of the buy catalog.

Polygon Counts:

Additional Credits:
My wife, for her infinite patience.
Creators/Developers/Contributors of SimPE, Milkshape & Insimenator.
Avery Lee (Creator of VirtualDub).
Hoborama (makers of "Bawls").

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 University
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date

Size: 2.50 MB · Downloads: 4,623 · 8th Dec 2008
2.50 MB 4,623 8th Dec 2008
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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8 Comments / Replies (Who?) - 6 Feedback Posts
Test Subject
#2 Old 8th Dec 2008 at 4:43 PM
awesome. ibeen waiting for contra on the sims :D

downloading now

To live, to die, its how the game plays ya
Lab Assistant
#3 Old 8th Dec 2008 at 8:47 PM
Great Job!! Does this game overwrite the original arcades in University?
Test Subject
Original Poster
#4 Old 9th Dec 2008 at 1:35 AM
This does not overwrite the original games included with University. This operates as an independent object.

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Field Researcher
#5 Old 13th Dec 2008 at 10:53 PM
OMG CONTRA!!! I love the series!!! Thanks for making it!! ^___^
Test Subject
#6 Old 19th Mar 2009 at 10:38 PM
I want this so badly...but ever since that bad crash, it hasn't been available Hopefully someone reuploads it.
Test Subject
26th Mar 2009 at 8:00 AM
This message has been deleted by MTS2Staff. Reason: Copied attachment - thank you for the upload!
Test Subject
#7 Old 22nd Oct 2009 at 4:48 PM
CONTRA! I played the NES version to death as a child...*feels old* Now my sims can too! Thank you!
Top Secret Researcher
#8 Old 16th May 2010 at 8:31 PM
Old game, lol. Thanks for this, looks great!

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