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by Rockstone
Thu Jun 17, 2004 11:19 pm
Forum: Other Game Design
Topic: Starlanes, why?
Replies: 67
Views: 8524

The AI argument: With no starlanes, the only limitation is range, like it is in MOO2. Yes, the concept of frontlines is artifical, but it is essential for the AI; after all, the player knows to garrison the most important worlds. The player knows which worlds are threats. Even without starlanes, th...
by Rockstone
Thu Jun 17, 2004 11:13 pm
Forum: Other Game Design
Topic: Starlanes, why?
Replies: 67
Views: 8524

Don't worry Gunsan, I hear you. I was very much against starlanes and its mechanisms, but some starlanes will add to strategy. - Nice to know there are other starlane sceptics on the forum. :) Yes, I agree that starlanes will add to strategy in some ways. Like if you were fighting a ground war in m...
by Rockstone
Thu Jun 17, 2004 5:58 pm
Forum: Design Archive
Topic: DESIGN: Buildings / Build Queues / Infrastructure
Replies: 420
Views: 60039

Placing a super computer onto a tiny world was mid game a bad decision because maintance/cost ration was realy bad, placing a super computer on a huge word was much better. same to research lab. Autolab could be placed everywhere, because research production was independed to population. The decisi...
by Rockstone
Thu Jun 17, 2004 4:49 pm
Forum: Other Game Design
Topic: Custom ammo?
Replies: 13
Views: 1768

8) why not just make your wepons completely with techs to add on to it?
by Rockstone
Thu Jun 17, 2004 3:59 pm
Forum: Graphics
Topic: Human Leaders, Advisors, Diplomats, Emissaries etc.
Replies: 24
Views: 4774

hod you upload it?
by Rockstone
Sun Jun 13, 2004 3:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: join the team particlliy
Replies: 5
Views: 1210

Semantics: 'joining the team' typically means membership on one of the development teams (Art team, sound team, programming team, design team). 'joining the community' is what happens just by posting, and it's also typically the first step to ending up on one of the teams. The Wiki has more informa...
by Rockstone
Sun Jun 13, 2004 2:57 pm
Forum: Other Game Design
Topic: parallell galaxies or multiple galaxies
Replies: 31
Views: 4052

Re: parallell galaxies or multiple galaxies

i'm a fan of epic games. i always hated when i played a turnbased strategy game and i conquered everything there was, and the game just ends. all the research all the fleets built, for nothing. i always played huge galaxy size in moo1 and thought that moo2's galaxy size was too small. so what i'm s...
by Rockstone
Fri May 21, 2004 5:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: how do i
Replies: 1
Views: 853

how do i

how do i upload a picture to show you my ideas
by Rockstone
Tue May 18, 2004 11:28 pm
Forum: FreeOrion Project
Topic: Music
Replies: 3
Views: 1813

:shock:
by Rockstone
Tue May 18, 2004 11:24 pm
Forum: FreeOrion Project
Topic: Macintosh version
Replies: 12
Views: 4038

vorenhutz wrote:Well since it runs on linux I imagine it wouldn't be too much trouble to get it to work on MacOS X. I don't know if anyone's tried yet though.
what about microsoft windows?
by Rockstone
Tue May 18, 2004 11:11 pm
Forum: Other Game Design
Topic: a wepon called the gasplanet destroyer
Replies: 26
Views: 3063

I mean a person suggested a race that lives on gas planets so it should be possible to destroy them.
by Rockstone
Tue May 18, 2004 10:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: join the team particlliy
Replies: 5
Views: 1210

You already joined the team by posting. Part-time is fine, if you take the trouble to catch back up , by reading the posts you missed. If you have any new ideas, post them in brainstorming and they will be discussed. If it's agreeable to most, it may get moved to game design, and get fine tuned for...
by Rockstone
Mon May 17, 2004 9:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: join the team particlliy
Replies: 5
Views: 1210

join the team particlliy

is there a way to join the team for parttime fourm wise. another words create some of the game by posting ideas?
by Rockstone
Sat May 15, 2004 11:37 pm
Forum: Other Game Design
Topic: a wepon called the gasplanet destroyer
Replies: 26
Views: 3063

a wepon called the gasplanet destroyer

a wepon called the gasplanet destroyer would be good.[/u]
by Rockstone
Fri Feb 27, 2004 11:01 pm
Forum: Graphics
Topic: Need help!!
Replies: 1
Views: 916

Need help!!

I downloaded the Pov ray and made a nice picture and I want that to be used for the forigein office screen.How do I do that? Or in any place for that matter. :?: