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Michael Gambon inspired Dumbledore!

by elexoh Posted 22nd Nov 2008 at 11:20 PM - Updated 23rd Nov 2008 at 3:41 AM by elexoh
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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.
I've been waiting for a Dumbledore to resemble Michael Gambon's portrayal.
Now, I've done my best to create him myself.
Enjoy :o)


Everything You NEED to Know

1. Dumbledore's Cap is a recolor of the "Seminole Hat" created by
Alexarosa. The mesh for the hat must be downloaded here! The file you need is in the first post and is titled "Seminole_TeenAdultElderMulti_hair_Hats.zip".

2. Dumbledore's Hair is a mesh edit and recolor of the Simply Natural hair by Divino Sims, however the site is no longer running and no policies were enacted, so I'm included the mesh, seeing as I edited it myself anyway.

3. Dumbledore's Skin was created by me, and you can download an alternative version that includes his injured hand.

4. Dumbledore's glasses require a mesh that can be downloaded here! The glasses themselves were created by icedmango over at GoS. They were included with permission and the entire collection can be seen here.

5. The beard included was originally from the TS2 Holiday Pack, however, by downloading some meshes you can have the fully functioning beard in your game w/o the holiday pack! To do so you must download "MTS2_173806_dewshine_WintermuteaiFuManchueAnd_Mesh.rar" from here, ALL FILES from here, and "FatherTimeBeardFix_Fat.zip" from here!

6. The mesh for the robes must be downloaded from here!
The file is "DP-Men-WizPrince.rar" and it is in the Medieval Men clothing post. The texture is a recolor used with permission (and much thanks) from Sherahbim and they can all be found here!


Custom Content Included:
Eyebags, Forehead Puckers, Laughter Lines by Onah
Facekit, Eyebrows, Circonflex Anti-Shine Blush by Rensim
Realistic Eyes V8 by Barcelonista
Nose Definition by dachshundsr4me
[EphemrA]Nature Lips by Teru_k
Realistic Eyebags by Simenroute

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
Dumbledore_Injured.zip

Size: 4.64 MB · Downloads: 8,537 · 22nd Nov 2008
4.64 MB 8,537 22nd Nov 2008
Dumbledore_.zip

Size: 4.45 MB · Downloads: 15,123 · 22nd Nov 2008
4.45 MB 15,123 22nd Nov 2008
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
Meshes needed! This download requires one or more meshes to work properly. Please check the Description tab for information about the meshes needed, then download them below:
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. Install: Double-click on the .sims2pack file to install its contents to your game. The files will automatically be installed to the proper location(s).
  • You may want to use the Sims2Pack Clean Installer instead of the game's installer, which will let you install sims and pets which may otherwise give errors about needing expansion packs. It also lets you choose what included content to install. Do NOT use Clean Installer to get around this error with lots and houses as that can cause your game to crash when attempting to use that lot. Get S2PCI here: Clean Installer Official Site.
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  • If you get an error that says "This content requires expansion pack data that is not installed", please use either Clean Installer to install this sim.
 
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Lab Assistant
#2 Old 22nd Nov 2008 at 11:37 PM
Yay Dumbledore! Thanks so much, especially for the beard. This makes my day.
Instructor
#3 Old 23rd Nov 2008 at 3:59 AM
What a great character, and great Sim version!
Thanks!

"Alas, poor Yorick! I knew him, Horatio."

- William Shakespere ~ Hamlet
Inventor
#4 Old 23rd Nov 2008 at 4:16 AM
Ahh! He looks like the real Dumbledore! Amazing work!
Lab Assistant
#5 Old 23rd Nov 2008 at 6:25 AM
about time somebody made this! thank you very much.

May good fortune rule over you,
peace lie in your heart,
and the stars watch over you
Lab Assistant
#6 Old 23rd Nov 2008 at 7:02 AM
Wow! He is amazing! Thank you for sharing him.
Test Subject
#7 Old 23rd Nov 2008 at 9:59 AM
Wow, this is the best Dumbledore I've seen! Thanks for making and uploading him.
Test Subject
#8 Old 23rd Nov 2008 at 10:43 AM
He's perfect! And he's mine!
Forum Resident
#9 Old 23rd Nov 2008 at 11:57 AM
I.adore.you
thanks for this, my order of the phoenix was waiting for his arrival (^^,)
Forum Resident
#10 Old 23rd Nov 2008 at 3:12 PM
OMG, he is great, perfect, beautiful....!
I LOVE Dumbledore, he´s one of my favourites!
Thank you sooooo much for sharing him! He´s really stunning amazing....
Lab Assistant
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Lab Assistant
#11 Old 24th Nov 2008 at 6:10 AM
Fantastic! What a great job, I can't wait to get him in my game - thank you so much and well done.
Lab Assistant
#12 Old 25th Nov 2008 at 2:24 AM
Truly incredible work... You superbly captured Dumbledore.

~*~*~*~ Proud supporter of MTS2 ~*~*~*~
Lab Assistant
#13 Old 25th Nov 2008 at 11:35 PM Last edited by Canoodle : 26th Nov 2008 at 1:57 AM. Reason: Off Topic. Please read the Posting Guidelines.
WOW!
(:

if Dumbledore can be stunning, he is (:

When life gives you lemons, study them and write a book about all the things you can do with lemons and win an award. 'Cause awards are shiny.
Scholar
#14 Old 26th Nov 2008 at 7:56 AM
Brilliant work! He looks like he is from a page of a beautifully illustrated storybook. The styling is exquisite.

What if one little pop could open a world of wonder
So sensory, so satisfying. It's the magic Friskies makes happen every day in so many ways
Friskies, feed the senses. Cat sez eff that, gimme cheezburgers.
Instructor
#15 Old 6th Dec 2008 at 10:09 PM
He is great...makes me want to redo my Richard Harris one!
ZenFrog

www.crystalgecko.co.uk

Never wake a sleeping Dragon...for you are small and crunchy and taste good with ketchup!
Lab Assistant
#16 Old 11th Dec 2008 at 6:29 AM
This needs to be featured. You've done a really great job!!

"Passion makes no accommodation for self-preservation."
Test Subject
#17 Old 14th Dec 2008 at 9:49 PM
OH MY GOD! This is the most realistic Dumbledore Sim I've ever seen! I'm so impressed!
Lab Assistant
#18 Old 8th Jan 2009 at 2:00 AM
Hey! Very nicely done! Good use of the hat mesh too.
Instructor
#19 Old 12th Jan 2009 at 8:49 PM
Wow, it's great!
He lloks very old but also as wise and friendly as I imagined.
Lab Assistant
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Test Subject
#20 Old 9th May 2009 at 6:23 PM
I installed Dumbledore like I was supposed to, but I can't get him to come up in the game. How do I get him into the game? He's not in the make sim option menu anywhere.
Test Subject
#21 Old 22nd Jul 2009 at 4:23 AM
wow you did a VARY good job only the hat mesh you cant get i try downloading it i get some odd song....
Test Subject
#22 Old 1st Aug 2009 at 2:56 PM
Beautiful! :DD
Test Subject
#23 Old 16th Aug 2009 at 9:24 AM
Something from this Dumbledore crashes my game. It works fine when I put him in the CAS, but when I put him in a lot, it crashes. Anyone know how to solve it? I really like this Dumbledore.
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