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Re: KILL CMND
« Reply #60 on: October 19, 2016, 05:33:32 pm »
Just compress your sprites :p

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Re: KILL CMND
« Reply #61 on: October 19, 2016, 05:34:03 pm »
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Re: KILL CMND
« Reply #62 on: October 21, 2016, 03:46:41 am »
this is arse

basically i'm going to have to write a mini pdf book to fully explain my games universe

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but im still  <_< gonna try and do it
about 200-300 words i think will do it
might release that first actually
(there is lots of techs and stuff involved of which descriptions ARE needed in detail
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Re: KILL CMND
« Reply #63 on: October 21, 2016, 07:38:30 am »
will it be that complicated? O.o
I'd prefer an in-game tutorial if that'd be possible ^^
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Re: KILL CMND
« Reply #64 on: October 21, 2016, 05:37:20 pm »
No there's too much to read for in to be in game

The basics are explained in-game, and the short version of the storyline.
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Re: KILL CMND
« Reply #65 on: October 22, 2016, 05:15:50 pm »
The game could have a mini tutorial that can be installed optionally as extra mission. Otherwise I am fine with an instructions manual. Besides, games always interrupt you every second when teaching you, breaking the flow of the tutorial and making it hard to concentrate. <_<

Anyway long instructions are inevitable with a strategy game. Just make sure to use images and stuff, though.
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Re: KILL CMND
« Reply #66 on: October 22, 2016, 06:30:29 pm »
its not a instruction manual the controls are all explained in the tutorial.... it's just a bit of background to the story and the technology
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Re: KILL CMND
« Reply #67 on: October 23, 2016, 10:31:17 pm »
just thought i would post a pic of a unit in cover (cloaked) as i thought it looked cool  :)

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Re: KILL CMND
« Reply #68 on: October 24, 2016, 12:18:35 am »
I like it. I think the tree might need to be a little darker, though.
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Re: KILL CMND
« Reply #69 on: October 24, 2016, 10:28:52 am »
or add a black 1px border around the unit when its hidden? Just so you can see it better ^^
My trees are covering the units too good xD

But I really like the idea of using trees like this, too  :thumbsup:
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Re: KILL CMND
« Reply #70 on: October 24, 2016, 03:05:46 pm »
so that's one person thinks the trees should be more defined and one thinks the units should be more defined

that means

i get to leave it as it is

plus 10 for laziness

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Re: KILL CMND
« Reply #71 on: October 24, 2016, 03:16:40 pm »
we both agree on tree+unit are too undistinguishable. You should really change ONE of them, your choice xD

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Re: KILL CMND
« Reply #72 on: October 27, 2016, 07:14:43 pm »
I think the units are pretty well defined actually. After all, they have that black outline lol.
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Re: KILL CMND
« Reply #73 on: October 31, 2016, 11:30:04 am »
interesting topic and a potential end of development!

how should i get ai units to line up (at a specified range of a target unit)  ??

proper pathfinding (as per the following image) would be too costly. i will be using a waypoints system and evaluate squares a distance of 1 square away



i have been thinking about one possible solution, won't go into details here.
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Re: KILL CMND
« Reply #74 on: October 31, 2016, 11:52:14 am »
if the map wont change then you could as well just predefine 3 or 4 paths and let the units randomly chose one of them for each attack wave ;)
think about those cheap tower defense games - predefined paths all over the place ;)
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