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Posted 20th Jun 2018 at 10:00 AM - Updated 23rd Jun 2018 at 3:23 PM by st_d - Viewed 3513 times. Direct link to this thread
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23.06.'18 Updated to include missing leaf pile menu, fix a typo (thanks @Modder), and bring out the Time-Turner from spell list. Please redownload for the changes to take effect; it's got the same name and will replace the old incomplete one.
For all HP fans, here's a text replacement pack that changes the names of the spells we already have. That means they will not change the way spells are learnt, cast or handled by the game, only the words we see in menus and the spell book.
As far as i know, besides Apartment Life for the magic, one would need Seasons for the leaf pile spell, and Pets for the Spectral Cat. Since i haven't been able to get the AGS to work, i do not know if in the absence of Pets or Seasons the package crashes, or quite simply the spells aren't called on anywhere and so the texts ignored.
Possible conflicts: it does not conflict with mods that target alignment (such as this one ), but if you have .package-s editing the actual spells, containing their catalog description (CTSS) or menu name (TTAs/STR#), i cannot tell which would be loaded first and therefore would show in-game.
It started out as one spell, which became 5, then 10, then oh my! nearly all of them, which begged the effort to transform the last few into something that, i admit, is only likely, not straight out of the books/movies. So here they are, as viewed in the grimoires (yes, i went there; i made Bella, Cissy and Meda Black to test) :
Since in HP the incantation is just a couple of words, i've edited out the rhymes (was anyone ever partial to those?) to add a description, sometimes a warning.
There are 30-odd spells all in all:
- ground tile/object spells:
- self-menu spells:
- other Sim menu:
- and the ones that are a stretch, but in the end they work well in the set:
Known issue: the two specific wants, cast Tempus Interruptus and Summon Spectral Cat, are proving a pain to customise. I have found the text (STR) they use, i've edited, making sure group and instance are the same, making sure it's set to default language only, and still nothing. If ever this is solved, i'll upload the extra. If other issues arise, please post them in Comments so that i may investigate.
Have a magical summer ^.^
Many thanks to Lamare, who helped narrow down and fix problems.
Grateful to JKR for this wonderful universe.
And to whichever great-grandparent passed down their persistence to me.
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