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EcthelionOtW Mavari and Contractor Ranger Armors and Blade by EcthelionOtW
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Added: 12/09/2013 - 12:08AM
Updated: 16/04/2014 - 08:53AM

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Last updated at 8:53, 16 Apr 2014 Uploaded at 0:08, 12 Sep 2013

EcthelionOtW Mavari and Contractor Ranger Armors and Blade




About this Mod


This mod offers lore- friendly high quality re-textures of the great Mavari and Contractor armours by ZeroFrost in a Ranger style and a standalone Shortsword based on a model by InsanitySorrow. The armors work with every female or male body replacer, since they show no skin.

This mod is highly modular, as you can either choose one of the the full packs, or - if you only want to use parts of this mod - the single items like "Mavari Gold Edition" or "Ranger Steel Shortsword".

The textures of the main version are quite big, but can be used without problems as all of my various testers have reported. I chose to keep the colour maps uncompressed for the best possible texture quality and look. A performance version will be added soon if required, but I really recommend to use the main uncompressed version.

About the looks of it images can say more than thousand words of mine - especially since I have the honour to have some of the greatest screenarchers on the Nexus as regular beta testers for my work. Be sure to check out their remarkable work in the gallery on this front page and in the image section of this mod. I also recommend to watch the fantastic video reviews that you see how they look and work ingame.



Video Reviews


by hodilton


by misalen

Requirements


Skyrim 1.9+ is required for this mod to work. For the armour variants you also need the original mod by Zerofrost. The blade is completely standalone.


Installation


For the armours :

1. Install the Contractor and Mavari Armors by Zerofrost

2. Download one of the mod files and extract the file into your skyrim directory, e.g. C:Program Files (x86)SteamSteamAppscommonskyrimData and say "yes" when being asked to integrate and override.

You can choose only one armour option for the Mavari and the Contractor armor at the same time.

For the standalone blade :

Download the mod file and extract the file into your skyrim directory, e.g. C:Program Files (x86)SteamSteamAppscommonskyrimData and say "yes" when being asked to integrate and override.



Un-installation


Delete the file via NMM or manually by deleting the files contained in the mod folder within your Skyrim "Textures" folder.


Compatibility


The armour variants should be compatible with everything except other retextures of the same files. The blade is compatible with everything except the original mod by InsanitySorrow.



The Items and Variants



by misslexi

The Mavari Ranger Gold Edition is my main variant for the Mavari armour and provides a noble female ranger outfit which has been composed of several different leather types and steel and golden metal elements.

The leather is generally a tip darker than the Copper edition and has been optimized to allow mashups with gloves/bracers and boots from Cabal120's and brokefoot's fantastic armour sets.



by Yyna

The Mavari Ranger Copper Edition is the first alternate variant of the Mavari armor and sports a less shiny, more down-to-earth look, with slighly brighter leather types and a kind of experimental copper metal combined with steel.

If you want to try something different than the usual gold and silver/steel this may be the right thing for you.




The Contractor Ranger Armor features a complete overhaul of the Contractor armor, which provides a unique looking high quality gear for several types of male characters, which offers protection as well as versatility and some eye candy.

It is crafted with several composed types of leather with bronze and silver metal parts which give this male armor set a believable, unique and lore-friendly look.



by Knusperburger

If you feel evil - just put on that mask...


by misslexi

The Ranger Steel Shortsword is the standlalone weapon which has been visually customized to be the perfect company for the armours. It is a re-textured version of InsanitySorrow's Oblivion based Cyrodiilic Steel Shortsword and can be crafted under the steel section at every forge.


by Tom Araya


by solsikke737

Weapon and Sheath details.


by Misslexi

The Mavari Ranger Silver variant offers this lovely amor with a combination of different darker tones of leather and detailes shiny silver metal pieces to give it a pure and valiant look.


More variants will follow soon.


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Credits


Credits go to...

- Zerofrost for the creation of these and other outstanding armours and for his friendly permission to do this overhaul
- InsanitySorrow for the creation of Insanitys Steel Shortsword and for making it available for other modders to work on
- misslexi for the gorgeous cover shot
- Bethesda for creating the gaming masterpiece Skyrim, Dawnguard and Dragonborn DLC and the HD texture packs
- Professor Tolkien who made a fact-loving lawyer and historician believe in magic again, the day I discovered his unique and ever outstanding work back in 2001
- Peter Jackson and WETA Workshop for being a great inspiration for this mod
- Lana del Rey, Howard Shore, Harry Gregson-Williams, Richard Wagner, Giacomo Puccini and others for helping me through endless hours of modding work

and last but absolutely not least to my fantastic group of friends and beta testers :


Seren4xx
netherwalk
TomAraya
Yyna
misslexi
83Willow
zzjay
Nataly1q2w3e4r5t
m0ckin9bird
kaldaar
Rosendaemonin
Grace Darkling
SydneyB
Ibanez85
Caelrya
schmoops9
andreamkall
clethcleth
solsikke737
knusperburger
Kyokushinoyama
wraith132

The gallery on this front page is a tribute to YOU and your contribution, your friendly help and encouragement and as well to your inspiring and outstanding modding and screenarchery work. I would not be modding anymore without you! THANK YOU SO MUCH!


Permissions


You are not allowed to use any assets of this mod whithout my permission.

Gallery


Now, after so much reading you really deserve the visual joyride provided by my wonderful Beta testers. Be sure to check out their other work here on the Nexus ( links to their work can be found in the "Credits" section. Enjoy it!


by Tom Araya


by wraith132


by misslexi


by Nataly1q2w3e4r5t


by misslexi


by Yyna


by solsikke737


by knusperburger


by SydneyB


by Nataly1q2w3e4r5t


by kaldaar


by Nataly1q2w3e4r5t


by misslexi


by Yyna


more are coming soon...



Author's note


If you like this mod please take a second to show your apprechiation and endorse it, leave a comment or load up a picture - I'd be really grateful for it, since I have put many hours of work and a lot of determination into it. If you enjoy a mod a few clicks should not be too much to ask for. If you face any issues please let me know, so that we may find a solution.