Very interesting talk on Random Number Generators

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batoonike
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Re: Very interesting talk on Random Number Generators

Post by batoonike » December 25th, 2017, 12:02 pm

A part of becoming better at wesnoth is developing a sense of how the randomness works. Having different configurable options for randomness would mean that it's harder to learn it. If there are 2 discrete choices then it's maybe 2x harder but if you introduce a slider that allows to change chaos level then it's semi impossible to get a good sense how likely your attack of 10 units is going to break through the wall of enemies on various terrains.

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