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Re: King's Court 2

Postby Kabanellas on Wed Oct 19, 2011 2:29 am

chapcrap wrote:You spelled it suplly


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Re: King's Court 2

Postby Gillipig on Fri Oct 21, 2011 7:50 am

I expect this map to get more games played on it than KC1. Those who liked KC1 will probably like KC2 because a lot of it is the same and the graphics is better. But I also think it will get more games from people who didn't necessary love the first one but are suckers for good looking maps. (I'm one of those people :) ) Roads are very hard to see, maybe make them a bit thicker!?
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Re: King's Court 2

Postby Kabanellas on Fri Oct 21, 2011 11:23 am

:)

on this last update I made them much more visible:

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Re: King's Court 2

Postby chapcrap on Fri Oct 21, 2011 6:33 pm

Gillipig wrote:I expect this map to get more games played on it than KC1. Those who liked KC1 will probably like KC2 because a lot of it is the same and the graphics is better. But I also think it will get more games from people who didn't necessary love the first one but are suckers for good looking maps. (I'm one of those people :) ) Roads are very hard to see, maybe make them a bit thicker!?

If he is talking about the newest update, I think they are a little skinny, but can be clearly seen. I probably wouldn't mess with them.
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Re: King's Court 2

Postby Kabanellas on Sat Oct 22, 2011 4:34 am

I'd probably reduce the College of Cardinals killer neutrals from 6 to 5 or 4....
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Re: King's Court 2

Postby Bruceswar on Sat Oct 22, 2011 4:58 am

Also get rid of the hex lines on the water. It will look better if you ask me.
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Re: King's Court 2

Postby Kabanellas on Sat Oct 22, 2011 8:49 pm

Bruceswar wrote:Also get rid of the hex lines on the water. It will look better if you ask me.


yeah I know what you mean. Thing is, there are some places were they're actually important, like showing that Trebuchet T6 can bombard Knight K02 or Port P03...
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Re: King's Court 2

Postby Gillipig on Sun Oct 23, 2011 2:17 am

Kabanellas wrote:
Bruceswar wrote:Also get rid of the hex lines on the water. It will look better if you ask me.


yeah I know what you mean. Thing is, there are some places were they're actually important, like showing that Trebuchet T6 can bombard Knight K02 or Port P03...

Roads are clearer now. I don't think they have to be super easy to see, part of the difficulty of the map is to see all the details. No sense in removing the hex lines but maybe weaken those that are in the sea. If it makes it look better that is.
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Re: King's Court 2

Postby Kabanellas on Sun Oct 23, 2011 7:51 am

yes I'll try that :)
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Re: King's Court 2

Postby deantursx on Tue Oct 25, 2011 10:56 am

awesome work! I'm so pumped for this! The admiral and the ports are a very cool addition
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Re: King's Court 2

Postby zimmah on Tue Oct 25, 2011 11:30 am

i don't like the way the forest look, it looks more like marbles.
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Re: King's Court 2

Postby Kabanellas on Wed Oct 26, 2011 12:09 pm

deantursx wrote:awesome work! I'm so pumped for this! The admiral and the ports are a very cool addition


Thank you!!
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Re: King's Court 2

Postby Kabanellas on Wed Oct 26, 2011 12:10 pm

zimmah wrote:i don't like the way the forest look, it looks more like marbles.


ironically, I really like the way they look :)
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Re: King's Court 2

Postby AndyDufresne on Wed Oct 26, 2011 12:26 pm

Kabanellas wrote:
zimmah wrote:i don't like the way the forest look, it looks more like marbles.


ironically, I really like the way they look :)

They may be a little too perfectly circular, but overall I think the aesthetic of the map is pretty darn nice looking.


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Re: King's Court 2

Postby Gillipig on Wed Oct 26, 2011 1:00 pm

AndyDufresne wrote:
Kabanellas wrote:
zimmah wrote:i don't like the way the forest look, it looks more like marbles.


ironically, I really like the way they look :)

They may be a little too perfectly circular, but overall I think the aesthetic of the map is pretty darn nice looking.


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I agree. Nice tone and colour, but they're a bit too circular.
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