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 King Arthur's Gold - A 2D Minecraft-like 
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Really nice work. I like the sprites.
But some parts are still a bit confusing. Of course, I know the game is not done yet.


Sat May 14, 2011 11:51 am
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So Darkdoom is wholly convinced I'm cheating. I guess that means I must be doing something right.


exploiting glitches, imo, is cheating...

anyway ontopic...
I love this game! It is very, very addicting. Not all of it makes sense, but that is normal for an alpha. Do you plan on ever making it cost money? Like when it becomes a full fledged game?


Sat May 14, 2011 5:20 pm
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Personally, I feel there are a couple of things that need looking at, but these are just some personal peeves:
There needs to be more incentive to fight above ground, with the mention of catapults, am I right in thinking they're large machines that get wheeled along? Because if so that'll stop the landscape from becoming more like swiss cheese with holes, as they would probably require a level surface to go along.
Also ladders, i think i might have mentioned this but they need to have some sort of system to reduce the amount you can place in a line without any supports. Huge space elevators and bridges from ladders irk me.


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He's not exploiting glitches, he's just spending a lot of time. I also taught him how to fire arrows like a boss, for I am the arrow boss man. I had over two hundred arrows at one point, fired them like a machine gun for about three minutes.


Sat May 14, 2011 6:33 pm
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Um, firing arrows with a bow like a machinegun isn't realistic and it is a glitch that allows it in the first place. Glithes are s type of cheating and the game would be so much more fun if people didnt use glitches. Also, the devs should fix the glitch.


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It's not like you have control over the arrows when you go machine gun like, they basically fall to the ground.


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But still, it is not a fair way to play. Being able to fire arrows like a machine gun is not supposed to be part of the game.
It is not fair to those of us who A) refuse to cheat like that or B) do not know how.


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FML NOTHING COMES OUT ON MAC /RAGE
then goes to install wine


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Yeah that'll do.


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Eh, machine gun arrow was fun at first.


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Sat May 14, 2011 9:08 pm
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Agreed, the bow exploit is annoying. But it's fun to watch.


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If you just click like a fool they all drop to the ground, which means you can make a wall of death below you. Dropping sharp things can kill people IRL so I don't see much of an issue there. I haven't seen the supposed quickfire that actually fires arrows so I can't tell how unrealistic it is; therefore don't know if it really needs patching or not.
wooden wrote:
FML NOTHING COMES OUT ON MAC /RAGE
then goes to install wine
*nix build isn't too far away, we might be able to make an OSX one at some point. Thing is, making mac apps is actually a massive pain; people want something they can dump into their "applications" folder which means you have to package everything instead of just distributing the binary like on windows and more or less all non-apple unix-based systems -> Apple have crippled their developer base for mac applications, and I don't think they care because of all the iOS apps.

DarWine (mac wine) is a failure btw, unless something huge has happened in the last few months. Parallels or VMWare fusion might work though.

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I tried hosting, seems my router won't let more than one player in. Sorry chaps.
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If you just click like a fool they all drop to the ground, which means you can make a wall of death below you. Dropping sharp things can kill people IRL so I don't see much of an issue there. I haven't seen the supposed quickfire that actually fires arrows so I can't tell how unrealistic it is; therefore don't know if it really needs patching or not.


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Just done, we'll look into it soon. That is too easily exploitable :P


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well im getting a complete wipe of my computer and getting boot camp so

... who should i join reds or blues ?


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