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by dagnelies
June 16th, 2018, 8:32 am
Forum: Users’ Forum
Topic: Making a browser version of wesnoth?
Replies: 5
Views: 293

Re: Making a browser version of wesnoth?

Well, the multiplayer compatibility would be a challenge. I'd already be happy with a trimmed down single player version ;P. I've already tried to "just" parse the WML itself, but the pre-processing and macros are fairly convoluted/tricky. The WML itself also has a really huge scope, with tons of di...
by dagnelies
June 2nd, 2018, 7:48 pm
Forum: Coder’s Corner
Topic: How does wesnoth tiling system work?
Replies: 2
Views: 220

Re: How does wesnoth tiling system work?

Thanks for the prompt responses! This tiling system is indeed a challenge!
by dagnelies
June 2nd, 2018, 7:46 pm
Forum: Users’ Forum
Topic: Making a browser version of wesnoth?
Replies: 5
Views: 293

Re: Making a browser version of wesnoth?

Ah, I've already seen both. I must confess I'm actually a bit skeptical about the "transpiling" of the c++ codebase directly into js. The other one looked surprisingly good! It is rather well done. While I was toying around with my prototype, I haven't achieved such well done maps yet. However, I'd ...
by dagnelies
June 2nd, 2018, 8:01 am
Forum: Coder’s Corner
Topic: How does wesnoth tiling system work?
Replies: 2
Views: 220

How does wesnoth tiling system work?

As an experiment, I attempted to display wesnoth maps in the browser. As I was doing this, I was surprised by the involved complexity. This WML graphics with all its macros look crazy! ;P What I don't understand though is why some tile transitions are "border based", like most terrain. While others ...
by dagnelies
June 2nd, 2018, 7:51 am
Forum: Users’ Forum
Topic: Making a browser version of wesnoth?
Replies: 5
Views: 293

Making a browser version of wesnoth?

Hi guys, I was toying around with the idea of making a browser based version of wesnoth. This lead me to wonder if there is even interest in the community about such an endeavor. So, bluntly speaking, would *you* like to see such a project realized? This is of course a herculean task, so such a proj...