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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.6) -- Font lines

Postby MrBenn on Wed Apr 21, 2010 5:24 pm

Some of the kerning (gaps between letters) looks a little off; most notably on "Di jkstr a".

Other than that, I do prefer this typeface.
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.6) -- Font lines

Postby Evil DIMwit on Tue Apr 27, 2010 3:01 pm

I went in and manually kerned the offending letters and made the sponsor names less blurry. I also wrote up the XML and tweaked some house positions to make the numbers fit better. Tell me what you think:

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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby MrBenn on Thu Apr 29, 2010 4:55 pm

That looks heaps better ;-)

There are a couple of other names that could be adjusted a bit (Warr en), but that's only because I'm deliberately looking for them now :P

I really can't see too much to nit-pick at...
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby natty dread on Thu Apr 29, 2010 5:06 pm

The kerning looks fine now. No more additional adjustment is needed IMO.
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby carlpgoodrich on Thu Apr 29, 2010 5:23 pm

=D> =D> =D> =D> =D>
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby RedBaron0 on Fri Apr 30, 2010 7:19 am

Anyone have have any other concerns or comments before it gets kicked upstairs?
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby yeti_c on Fri Apr 30, 2010 2:13 pm

I only wish that Lack would fix 3 digit numbers display centreing.

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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby thenobodies80 on Fri Apr 30, 2010 7:23 pm

only a small thing: what is the small gray line after natty's name in the big version?

The map looks very nice, good work Evil DIMwit ;)
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby Evil DIMwit on Fri Apr 30, 2010 7:42 pm

thenobodies80 wrote:only a small thing: what is the small gray line after natty's name in the big version?

The map looks very nice, good work Evil DIMwit ;)


Good catch. And now, it's gone.
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby RedBaron0 on Sun May 02, 2010 4:36 am

:punt:

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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby natty dread on Sun May 02, 2010 6:18 am

Congrats for the stampedness e.dw! ;) =D>
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby carlpgoodrich on Sun May 02, 2010 9:08 am

=D> =D> =D>
Congratulations, this is well deserved.

Now that this is in the FF, I have a few small nit-picking things, specifically with the starting neutral count. Noel and Singer are almost identical territs in terms of gameplay, so they should probably have the same neutral count. You probably wanted Singer to be 3 to increase the distance between the station and the pirate, so I suggest making Noel 3. Similarly, shouldn't Love, Klein, Fife and Jiang be the same? I suggest making them all 2's so make the distance from the pirates to the sponsors the same as from the stations to the sponsors. I remember there was some discussion about this a while ago, but I don't think it was ever really settled.
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby MrBenn on Sun May 02, 2010 10:21 am

Congrats mate!

carlpgoodrich wrote:Now that this is in the FF, I have a few small nit-picking things...

Those nit-picks needn't be saved until FF!
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby Evil DIMwit on Tue May 04, 2010 1:15 pm

carlpgoodrich wrote:=D> =D> =D>
Congratulations, this is well deserved.

Now that this is in the FF, I have a few small nit-picking things, specifically with the starting neutral count. Noel and Singer are almost identical territs in terms of gameplay, so they should probably have the same neutral count. You probably wanted Singer to be 3 to increase the distance between the station and the pirate, so I suggest making Noel 3. Similarly, shouldn't Love, Klein, Fife and Jiang be the same? I suggest making them all 2's so make the distance from the pirates to the sponsors the same as from the stations to the sponsors. I remember there was some discussion about this a while ago, but I don't think it was ever really settled.


How's this? The pirates are now each the same distance as the stations from two sponsors, and McKay's neutral has been lowered to give easier access to the southeast quadrant, since it's less busy.
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby carlpgoodrich on Tue May 04, 2010 1:50 pm

Evil DIMwit wrote:
carlpgoodrich wrote:=D> =D> =D>
Congratulations, this is well deserved.

Now that this is in the FF, I have a few small nit-picking things, specifically with the starting neutral count. Noel and Singer are almost identical territs in terms of gameplay, so they should probably have the same neutral count. You probably wanted Singer to be 3 to increase the distance between the station and the pirate, so I suggest making Noel 3. Similarly, shouldn't Love, Klein, Fife and Jiang be the same? I suggest making them all 2's so make the distance from the pirates to the sponsors the same as from the stations to the sponsors. I remember there was some discussion about this a while ago, but I don't think it was ever really settled.


How's this? The pirates are now each the same distance as the stations from two sponsors, and McKay's neutral has been lowered to give easier access to the southeast quadrant, since it's less busy.


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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby MrBenn on Tue May 04, 2010 3:01 pm

Once you've posted the XML for checking, could you also post the links to the files here. Cheers ;-)
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby isaiah40 on Tue May 04, 2010 4:23 pm

Congrats evil!! =D> =D>
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby yeti_c on Sun May 09, 2010 1:41 pm

I'd drop Webster to 2 - as a 3 it's doing nothing - and is probably just going to be ignored in a lot of games.

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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.7) -- Homing In

Postby Evil DIMwit on Tue May 11, 2010 3:49 pm

yeti_c wrote:I'd drop Webster to 2 - as a 3 it's doing nothing - and is probably just going to be ignored in a lot of games.


Good point. Fixed.
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.8) -- Homing In

Postby yeti_c on Thu May 13, 2010 1:05 am

Why hasn't this been Que... er I mean BETA'd?!

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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.8) -- Homing In

Postby DubWarrior on Thu May 13, 2010 3:30 am

Looking forward to play this one...Why isn't it in beta already?
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.8) -- Homing In

Postby Evil DIMwit on Fri May 21, 2010 7:16 am

Forza AZ wrote:Hi,

Found 1 mistake:
-station to antenna is 1-way in XML, but that isn’t mentioned on the map

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Of course, since the antenna is a killer neutral and each antenna can only be attacked by its own station, it would normally not happen that a player is holding the antenna and not the station. However, it is technically not impossible for that to happen, so I just fixed the XML so an antenna can attack its station.
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.8) -- Homing In

Postby ender516 on Fri May 21, 2010 9:45 am

The reverse attack could be useful as a reinforcement path, couldn't it? Especially if you accidentally advance troops to the antenna that you would like back.
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Re: Good Morning Woodboro (V7.8) -- Homing In

Postby Evil DIMwit on Fri May 21, 2010 10:00 am

True as well. I doubt if that'll happen too often, though.
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