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Picked upload! Another type of Elf Ear

by generalzoi Posted 23rd Jan 2006 at 1:48 AM - Updated 15th May 2010 at 1:58 AM by CatOfEvilGenius
26 Comments / replies (Who?) - 1 Feedback Posts, 1 Thanks 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 was another request. I had thought there were plenty of elf ears out there, but apparently there are some strict recoloring policies on some of them, and the only other mesh I've found here are much longer than these. So here ya go.

These are for child-elder, male and female. They will stay on all the time. There are four colors to match the four Maxis default skintones. I don't know what the actual names of all the skintones are, so I've called them Pale, Medium, Tan, and Dark. And if you can't figure out which is which, I'm not telling you. If I'm recalling the aging process correctly though (it's been so long since I've actually played), elder skintones are slightly different from younger ages' skintones. So the ears may not match exactly for elders. They don't match quite exactly now, but I did the best I could do.

The texture map of my ears is the exact same as Maxis ears. You can literally use the face image of the skintone you want to use - which is what I did - but for some reason accessories come up darker than skin and clothes, so you do have to do some adjustment to the brightness/contrast.

Disclaimer: Recolor at will, but do not redistribute the mesh without permission. All recolors should link back to this post. Do not upload to any paysites, and do not upload to the Exchange. I know they're pretty much nonexistant, but feel free to use any color I include with my meshes in your own creations, as long as credit is given and a link to the mesh is provided. HOWEVER, this doesn't apply to anyone else's recolors of my meshes. Those are the property of the respective creators, and you have to ask them about redistribution. All content is by Maxis or me.
Accessory Type: Misc
Age: Child Teen Young Adult Adult Elder
Gender: Male Female

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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MESH_ZoiElfEars.rar

Size: 22.1 KB · Downloads: 13,988 · 23rd Jan 2006
22.1 KB 13,988 23rd Jan 2006
ElfEars - Dark.rar

Size: 77.0 KB · Downloads: 9,204 · 23rd Jan 2006
77.0 KB 9,204 23rd Jan 2006
ElfEars - Tan.rar

Size: 86.9 KB · Downloads: 9,520 · 23rd Jan 2006
86.9 KB 9,520 23rd Jan 2006
ElfEars - Medium.rar

Size: 82.8 KB · Downloads: 10,075 · 23rd Jan 2006
82.8 KB 10,075 23rd Jan 2006
ElfEars - Pale.rar

Size: 74.9 KB · Downloads: 11,362 · 23rd Jan 2006
74.9 KB 11,362 23rd Jan 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\
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  • 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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THANKS POST
#26 Old 28th Jan 2011 at 1:24 PM
(: Thank you soooo much!
Now middle earth is complete muhahahahahahahahah!!!! Elfs and hobbits now have ears
the time has come to take over
Im sorry, i had a moment XD thank you soo much! i love the ears i can finally give legolas elf ears(:
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#27 Old 22nd Feb 2011 at 10:04 PM
Its not showing up in my game >
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