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by Slow
February 8th, 2006, 8:44 pm
Forum: Multiplayer Development
Topic: Anti-Gryphon thread
Replies: 46
Views: 8979

I liked the ideas for changes to the griphons to make them more strategically interesting. One thing I really notice about griphons that's a big downfall is the cost.. and it's the dwarves only scout. I was playing a game last night on a 6 player map with 4 players.. leaves lots of villages! One guy...
by Slow
February 8th, 2006, 8:26 pm
Forum: Users’ Forum
Topic: Wesnoth, a fellow developers first impressions
Replies: 11
Views: 2141

OK, so I'll break my promise to shuttup and talk a bit about the faction stuff :) I guess I'm just saying that I find the unique units more interesting. The reason I like playing dwarves is because of the berzerkers and the theifs (backstab). Those two things make for more interesting strategies and...
by Slow
February 8th, 2006, 5:32 pm
Forum: Users’ Forum
Topic: Wesnoth, a fellow developers first impressions
Replies: 11
Views: 2141

yeah, please don't take it the wrong way.. it's just some suggestions and my first impresions. I understand it's all volunteers, like I say I've been involved in a number of open source efforts and completely understand what it's like. I just thought I would write it in case someone found something ...
by Slow
February 8th, 2006, 6:36 am
Forum: Users’ Forum
Topic: Wesnoth, a fellow developers first impressions
Replies: 11
Views: 2141

Wesnoth, a fellow developers first impressions

A bit about myself: I'm a software developer, and I also enjoy playing games in my spare time, in fact it is games that got me into software development. I'm 30 years old and have been writing software since I was 10 or so.. doing it professionally for the last 10 years, mostly in C, C++ etc. I've b...
by Slow
February 7th, 2006, 8:35 pm
Forum: Release Announcements, Compiling & Installation
Topic: Wesnoth 1.1
Replies: 23
Views: 8824

I see 1.1.1 is out.. is there a windows build coming soon? I'm foaming at the mouth in anticipation! :)
by Slow
February 4th, 2006, 7:55 pm
Forum: Users’ Forum
Topic: Less random game
Replies: 51
Views: 7236

I find this discussion pretty interesting. I just started playing and I definitely notice the randomness/luck and how it can affect strategies. I don't know that it would be better or worse with less luck, but I'd say that there's an easier way to modify the luck factor.. I was thinking it'd be pret...