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Neki 0.75

Playful, pesky and borderline obnoxious.

  1. HyperJuni
    Warning
    This species may be NSFW by some definitions.
    The screenshots were taken with the NekiSFW patch installed.

    Requirements
    • A character extender such as xbawks or similar. Not required with FU.
    Compatibility
    • BYO Capsule - Supported by author
    • Frackin' Universe - Install NekiFU (included)
    • MadTulips Mod - Integrated support
    • Many Tabs - Integrated support
    • Race Traits - Supported by author
    • Scripted SAIL - Install NekiChips (included)
    Patches
    • NekiSFW - makes the Neki SFW-er than they are by default
    • NekiSit - fixes the sleeves but makes everyone sit like a Neki
    • NekiNoSit - gives the Neki the vanilla-style sitting pose back
    Please refer to the included readme file.

    Introduction
    The Neki (pronounced "neh-kee") started appearing exclusively on Earth, causing a wide range of reactions - from passionate attraction to downright repugnance - but as their presence grew, they became as familiar as street cats are to most humans. Unlike cats however, Neki are remarkably sapient, being craftier and more resourceful than most of their human counterparts. This earned them, on one hand, strong resentment by some, but on the other - high regard among others and admission to numerous respectable and fundamental human institutions.
    One such body is the Terrene Protectorate Academy.

    You are one of the Neki.
    Your memories prior to your enrollment into the Academy seem vague at best.
    A feeling that there's more to your life than you are aware of, constantly haunts you.

    Origins
    Opinions vary, but it is most widely believed that the Neki are the brainchild of a renowned and eccentric, if somewhat deranged, entrepreneur of old. Their virtually limitless resources allowed for an extensive research program which employed the brightest scientific minds of a generation and would go on well beyond their own lifetime; its' findings, however, remained largely unpublished. The project was later abruptly overtaken by the U.S.C.M, vanishing from the public eye practically overnight - with evidence of corporate espionage resulting in the Miniknog acquiring large swathes of it surfacing not long after.

    Mindset
    The Neki have a playful, pesky and borderline obnoxious nature, always looking to discover more things to eat, places to sleep and stuff to play with, even (and especially) if the stuff is opposed to the idea. They stand out among humans for having large ears, tails and lush fur in a variety of colors covering their bodies.

    The fragile Avians and Hylotl, having been constantly menaced by the Neki's inexplicable tendencies to smell, lick and even bite and tackle them without warning, are justifiably wary.
    The Glitch, being generally perceived by the Neki as large animated toys, find them to be mostly harmless and amusing, albeit oftentimes rather irritating.
    The Florans enjoy the rowdy nature of the Neki, with the occasional ruckus providing them the much-needed breaks from having to adhere to social norms devoid of casual violence.
    And the Apex? Well...

    Features
    • The Neki species, with:
      • Animated ears, tails and body
      • 50+ custom pelt, mane and eye colors
      • 220+ manually adapted haircuts
      • Custom animations/damage
      • A custom sitting pose¹
      • Tech Station images
      • Respawn animation
      • Custom sounds
      • Night vision
    • Custom NPC dialogue
    • Custom quest dialogue
    • Custom scan descriptions (WIP)
    • (Placeholder) Neki furniture
    • Neki Tenants
    • Clothes:
      • 2 animated Neki undies
      • 2 pairs of animated wings
      • 5 chest and 3 legs items
      • An Invisible Fabric set
    • Weapons:
      • Neki Paws (T1)
      • Neki Nails (T2)
      • Neki Claws (T3)
      • Neki Sharp Claws (T4)
    • Other:
      • Neki Bed
      • Neki Pod
    To-do
    • Neki Codex entries
    • More NPC dialogue
    • More Neki item description
    • Bounty Hunter stuff and dialogue
    • More custom armors, clothes and weapons
    • Dungeons, NPC Ships and encounters
    • Custom Neki furniture (maybe)
    • Custom quests (someday)
    If anyone wishes to help or contribute, please contact me on Discord :3

    Notes
    1. Sleeves appear mis-aligned while sitting. Workarounds:
    • NekiSit, fixes by applying the Neki sitting pose to all races, or;
    • NekiNoSit, gives the Neki the vanilla sitting pose, and/or;
    • Using the Invisible Fabric clothes as cosmetic items.
    Credits

    Steam
    https://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=2611501999

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    Mod Pack Permissions:
    Anyone can use this mod in their mod compilation without the author's consent.
    Mod Assets Permissions:
    You must get the author's consent before altering/redistributing any assets included in this mod.

    Images

    1. neki_scr1.png
    2. neki_scr2.png
    3. NekiFUScr4.png
    4. neki_scr3.png
    5. neki_scr3m.png
    6. neki_scr9.png
    7. neki_scr4.png
    8. NekiFUscr3.png
    9. NekiFUscr2.png
    10. neki_scr10.png
    11. neki_scr7.png
    12. neki_scr8.png
    13. neki_scr6.png
    14. neki_scr11.png
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Recent Updates

  1. 0.75
  2. 0.72
  3. 0.70

Recent Reviews

  1. YabbyDabby
    YabbyDabby
    5/5,
    Version: 0.72
    This mod is excellent, but there's also a version on Steam. Should I use this one or should I use the other one? And will Steam mods that effect the Neki also effect this one as well or will I have to also get those mods from here?
    1. HyperJuni
      Author's Response
      Thank you! :3
      If you're already using the Steam version - you don't need this one, as it is simply an unpacked version of it. Any mod that affects the Steam version will affect this one in the exact same way :)
  2. MissRobin
    MissRobin
    5/5,
    Version: 0.72
    I Absolutely Love this mod!, i dont they are OP or something, and the design is just awesome, the only thing i miss is a custom S.A.I.L, but beside that is the best race mode i ever played


    p.s : sorry for my bad english :P
    1. HyperJuni
      Author's Response
      Thank you so much! ♥ ^.^
  3. bottle_bug
    bottle_bug
    5/5,
    Version: 0.70
    Incredible! I'd actually love to help this mod grow if possible it has such a warm fuzzy feel and story potential is practically oozing.
    1. HyperJuni
      Author's Response
      Thank you! ♥
      I could really use some help actually, especially with writing!
  4. N0good
    N0good
    5/5,
    Version: 0.70
    Catgirls are the best. Thank you.
  5. longlee0092
    longlee0092
    5/5,
    Version: 0.70
    appreciate the hard works for making SB cuter. (also kinda late but merry xmas
    1. HyperJuni
      Author's Response
      Thank you, and merry Xmas! ♥
  6. sayter
    sayter
    5/5,
    Version: 0.59.4
    You know my opinion on cat-girls, but that doesn't change the fact that you did good work! Have a 5 star for the effort. Note: Your racial traits for FR are vastly OP even with the penalties. (Way, waaaaay too powerful and breaks just about every limit rule we have in place. I hate it.) However, design, style and effort prove your skills and you deserve credit for the final product.
    1. HyperJuni
      Author's Response
      Thank you! :3
  7. Vantastic UwU
    Vantastic UwU
    5/5,
    Version: 0.52
    Meww