The Curse of Satan Claus

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Re: The Curse of Satan Claus

Post by Choicerer » January 6th, 2018, 2:25 pm

I've already seen this, and I believe it doesn't have anything to do with the settings, but with Player names being "Anonymous local player". Can you confirm if this happens if you set the names to Forest Dragon?

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Re: The Curse of Satan Claus

Post by ForestDragon » January 6th, 2018, 2:29 pm

Choicerer wrote:I've already seen this, and I believe it doesn't have anything to do with the settings, but with Player names being "Anonymous local player". Can you confirm if this happens if you set player names to Forest Dragon?
it seems like this solves the issue. the issue seemingly only happened against AI. it would be nice if you fixed the incompatibility vs ai.
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Re: The Curse of Satan Claus

Post by Choicerer » January 6th, 2018, 2:32 pm

Against the AI? Not sure what you mean, I've seen the bug happen with just 3 anonymous local players and a Choicerer. I sadly have no idea why it would be happening, but I'm afraid it's some internal Wensoth lua workings and I've barely managed to implement that lua feature that is causing it thanks to InvisibleJames' help anyway.

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Re: The Curse of Satan Claus

Post by ForestDragon » January 6th, 2018, 2:34 pm

Choicerer wrote:Against the AI? Not sure what you mean, I've seen the bug happen with just 3 anonymous local players and a Choicerer. I sadly have no idea why it would be happening, but I'm afraid it's some internal Wensoth lua workings and I've barely managed to implement that lua feature that is causing it thanks to InvisibleJames' help.
oh, I meant that this happened in a 4p map with 1 player/3 AIs.
EDIT: btw, it would be nice if instead of having to select a bonus when killing satan, all of the bonuses were applied at once.
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Re: The Curse of Satan Claus

Post by Choicerer » January 6th, 2018, 3:13 pm

I'm not sure what you mean. ALL of the bonuses applied at once?

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Re: The Curse of Satan Claus

Post by ForestDragon » January 6th, 2018, 3:14 pm

Choicerer wrote:I'm not sure what you mean. ALL of the bonuses applied at once?
I mean +1 damage, +1 mp, and +5 hp at once.
EDIT: and maybe add +1 ranged damage, and +1 extra hp per level (like with the resilient trait)
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Re: The Curse of Satan Claus

Post by Choicerer » January 6th, 2018, 3:18 pm

That would be too much. I wanted the bonus to be small.
EDIT: Maybe I could make it customisable, too.

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Re: The Curse of Satan Claus

Post by ForestDragon » January 6th, 2018, 3:19 pm

Choicerer wrote:That would be too much. I wanted the bonus to be small.
well, how about making the bonus configurable? (in some maps the current bonus can be nice, but in maps with upgrades, like Colosseum, Orocia, Creep War, etc. such bonus are way too insignificant)
EDIT: oh, you said the idea before I did
EDIT2: idea: how about adding the following togglable option: if satan has leftover strikes when killing a unit, he'll randomly select another target/attack it using the remaining strikes. the process is repeated until satan runs out of strikes.
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Re: The Curse of Satan Claus

Post by Choicerer » January 6th, 2018, 3:26 pm

Could do that, yeah.

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Re: The Curse of Satan Claus

Post by Choicerer » January 7th, 2018, 10:27 am

ForestDragon wrote:
Choicerer wrote:That would be too much. I wanted the bonus to be small.
well, how about making the bonus configurable? (in some maps the current bonus can be nice, but in maps with upgrades, like Colosseum, Orocia, Creep War, etc. such bonus are way too insignificant)
EDIT: oh, you said the idea before I did.
Done.
ForestDragon wrote: EDIT2: idea: how about adding the following togglable option: if satan has leftover strikes when killing a unit, he'll randomly select another target/attack it using the remaining strikes. the process is repeated until satan runs out of strikes.
Done.

1.5 also fixes a bug that affected the 1st attack rule (alternate between opposing teams) if a unit was killed.
ForestDragon wrote:
Choicerer wrote:I've already seen this, and I believe it doesn't have anything to do with the settings, but with Player names being "Anonymous local player". Can you confirm if this happens if you set player names to Forest Dragon?
it seems like this solves the issue. the issue seemingly only happened against AI. it would be nice if you fixed the incompatibility vs ai.
1.5 also fixes AI taking over Satan if there is an AI in the game and messing things up.

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Re: The Curse of Satan Claus

Post by ForestDragon » January 7th, 2018, 11:49 am

it would be nice if the max hp bonus also increased the satan slayer's current hp by that number
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Re: The Curse of Satan Claus

Post by Choicerer » January 7th, 2018, 12:09 pm

Done.

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