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A Bad Night

by spladoum Posted 7th May 2012 at 6:22 PM - Updated 8th May 2012 at 10:06 PM by spladoum
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This download is a custom pose or animation. This means that you will need the Pose Player or Animation Player mod by cmomoney installed in order to use the download in your game.
Picked Upload! This is a picked upload! It showcases some of the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.
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*Compatible with the "Pose List" feature of the newest Pose Player!*

For anyone who's ever had a babysitter that was more scared of loud, unexplained noises than YOU were ... this set is for you. Also designed for folks who always wondered what the hell was going on in that dust cloud when burglars broke in. :D

Please note! This set is in three pieces: "Chicken," which are the poses of sims being scared, "Beatdown," which are the cops n' robbers type poses, and "A Bad Night," which is a combination of all 20 poses. YOU DO NOT NEED TO DOWNLOAD ALL THREE. Only get the one you actually want in your game. Getting more than one will cause duplicates in your pose list and is unnecessary. I just split them up in case people really prefer to have one over the other.

Pose tags are as follows:

"Beatdown!"
You wanna fight that rent-a-cop? Go ahead ...

a_splad_beatdown1 -- pointing finger
a_splad_beatdown2 -- raising hands
a_splad_beatdown3 -- drawn gun, standing
a_splad_beatdown4 -- drawn gun, on ground
a_splad_beatdown5 -- punch to the jaw
a_splad_beatdown6 -- falling
a_splad_beatdown7 -- knee to the stomach
a_splad_beatdown8 -- falling
a_splad_beatdown9 -- on the ground
a_splad_beatdown10 -- arrest
a_splad_beatdown11 -- walking away
a_splad_beatdown12 -- on the ground

Depending on how you configure these, the fight could go on for some time. Or you could draw a gun and put an end to it. Up to you!
The gun used in my photos is CloudwalkerNZ's "Hardballer." The hand positions for "beatdown 3/4" may or may not work with other custom guns.


"Chicken!"
"What was that noise? You'd better go see."

a_splad_terror1 -- sneaking along the wall
a_splad_terror2 -- hiding under the bed
a_splad_terror3 -- stumbling on the stairs
a_splad_terror4 -- hiding in a tub

c_splad_terror1 -- peeking around a corner
c_splad_terror2 -- hiding on the far side of a bed
c_splad_terror3 -- cringing on the stairs
c_splad_terror4 -- lying flat, holding head in hands

If you want to put the child's pose in the tub as shown, you will need an OMSP. If you're using Granthes' OMSP, please set it to a height of 13 cm.

You will have use "moveobjects on" to place the sims in position. Once you cancel, the sims will stand in the middle of the object, or group up together. This is okay! Just direct the sims to walk away and all will be well.

Additional Credits:
Cmomoney for the incredible Pose Player
OrangeMittens for the excellent "Creating Your Own Custom Poses" tutorial
WesHowe for the AnimTool
Mesher for the AM/AF/CU rigs
Inge Jones for S3PE and the rest of the Sims community at large for assistance and encouragement.

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 3
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
Chicken!.rar

Size: 58.2 KB · Downloads: 10,412 · 7th May 2012
58.2 KB 10,412 7th May 2012
Beatdown!.rar

Size: 82.4 KB · Downloads: 10,879 · 7th May 2012
82.4 KB 10,879 7th May 2012
A Bad Night.rar

Size: 134.6 KB · Downloads: 13,392 · 7th May 2012
134.6 KB 13,392 7th May 2012
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
Quick Guide:

1. Click the file listed on the Files tab to download the file to your computer.
2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file. Now you will have either a .package or a .sims3pack file.

For Package files:

1. Cut and paste the file into your Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3\Mods\Packages folder. If you do not already have this folder, you should read the full guide to Package files first: Sims 3:Installing Package Fileswiki, so you can make sure your game is fully patched and you have the correct Resource.cfg file.
2. Run the game, and find your content where the creator said it would be (build mode, buy mode, Create-a-Sim, etc.).

For Sims3Pack files:

1. Cut and paste it into your Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3\Downloads folder. If you do not have this folder yet, it is recommended that you open the game and then close it again so that this folder will be automatically created. Then you can place the .sims3pack into your Downloads folder.
2. Load the game's Launcher, and click on the Downloads tab. Find the item in the list and tick the box beside it. Then press the Install button below the list.
3. Wait for the installer to load, and it will install the content to the game. You will get a message letting you know when it's done.
4. Run the game, and find your content where the creator said it would be (build mode, buy mode, Create-a-Sim, etc.).


Extracting from RAR, ZIP, or 7z: You will need a special program for this. For Windows, we recommend 7-Zip and for Mac OSX, we recommend Keka. Both are free and safe to use.


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1978 gallons of pancake batter
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#2 Old 7th May 2012 at 6:27 PM
Awesome work!
Alchemist
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#3 Old 7th May 2012 at 7:00 PM
Wow, these are awesome! Thanks so much, spladoum!
Mad Poster
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#4 Old 7th May 2012 at 7:08 PM
I'm sorry, but I broke out in laughter looking at those screenies! They are all way too awesome, especially the Beat Down ones where those sims are getting the crap kicked out of eachother. I like those the best--thank you! :D
Lab Assistant
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#5 Old 7th May 2012 at 7:51 PM
Awesome and much needed. Thanks a bunch.
Test Subject
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#6 Old 7th May 2012 at 8:17 PM
rkjlhdkjhwjk this pose pack rules! all i needed for my story! thank you!!
Lab Assistant
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#7 Old 7th May 2012 at 11:29 PM
terrific
Scholar
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#8 Old 8th May 2012 at 1:42 AM
Wow, amazing!
Test Subject
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#9 Old 8th May 2012 at 2:11 AM
Thnak You!!! Very Real!!! ♥
And all the maladies of the world burst forth from Pandora's cooch
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#10 Old 8th May 2012 at 2:43 AM
These are the best kinds of poses, realistic, useful in story-telling, and not ONE is a puffy-faced model with pouty lips sticking their finger in their mouth. The Hiding under the bed one is particularly inspired.
Field Researcher
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#11 Old 8th May 2012 at 4:48 AM
These are completely awesome! I can put these to work right away.
Test Subject
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#12 Old 8th May 2012 at 8:08 AM
LOL The terror under the bed 1 looks hilarious. Love em!
Test Subject
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#13 Old 8th May 2012 at 8:56 AM
Very nice set, I see many things I can do with it. Love your work.
Test Subject
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#14 Old 8th May 2012 at 11:44 AM
the ones hiding near the bed made me LOL :P
Field Researcher
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#15 Old 8th May 2012 at 3:01 PM
Awesome work! :D
world renowned whogivesafuckologist
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#16 Old 8th May 2012 at 3:07 PM
Is it weird that I find these legitimately disturbing? I guess that means they're extremely expressive, cos they give me a little bit of a wiggins. Well done.
Instructor
#17 Old 8th May 2012 at 3:15 PM
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Originally Posted by HystericalParoxysm
Is it weird that I find these legitimately disturbing? I guess that means they're extremely expressive, cos they give me a little bit of a wiggins. Well done.


Give him/her a medal then, or a Gold Star whatever These are the best poses i've ever seen dagnammit!!
is going to be a cat when she grows up.
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#18 Old 8th May 2012 at 5:04 PM
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Originally Posted by HystericalParoxysm
Is it weird that I find these legitimately disturbing? I guess that means they're extremely expressive, cos they give me a little bit of a wiggins. Well done.

Not at all, that was the goal! I wanted these poses to be useful for truly frightening situations as well as for the standard neurotic fool, so I'm very glad to hear that people feel that they can be used in either situation.

... what was that noise? You go see, I'll just ... sneak off. ^_^;;;
Mad Poster
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#19 Old 8th May 2012 at 9:39 PM
I love this! It looks like something that would go great in a zombie shoot! LOL!
Test Subject
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#20 Old 9th May 2012 at 3:47 AM
Great drama! Another really nice set. Thank you.
Field Researcher
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#21 Old 9th May 2012 at 11:49 AM
This is so great. I love the terror ones. The facial expressions are spot on!
Test Subject
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#22 Old 10th May 2012 at 12:17 AM
Thanks for these! They'll be very helpful :]
Field Researcher
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#23 Old 10th May 2012 at 3:57 PM
These turned out to be OSSIM! Love love LOVE these, from the facial expressions to the poses themselves, this is just perfection! Nice work, Splad!
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#24 Old 15th May 2012 at 7:55 PM
I love love love these!!! I've been pining for some good old fashioned fisticuffs poses! Everything I have so far are either martial arts or for weapons only. Finally, some regular punch and kick street fighting. And then to add the cherry on top, great genuine terror poses....! Can this day get any better? Thank you for making these! The poses and facial expressions are spot on.
Test Subject
#25 Old 7th Jun 2012 at 2:13 PM
These are awesome. Extremely good. Wish they were for Sims 2 as well. Excellent work!
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