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by Marthammor
Sun Sep 11, 2005 2:00 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: IC2 - areas and code please read.
Replies: 16
Views: 1574

I'll take a look at the orbs/door and see if I can figure out whats messed up there. When I messed with fights last time, I didn't mess with the rhemo numbers due to what eili explained above. Once the way to avoid/reduce the swallow procs (seems to be your biggest problem so far) are found, would y...
by Marthammor
Sat Sep 10, 2005 3:36 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Choking Palace Invasion
Replies: 56
Views: 9711

We can't exactly beta test zones with a full 15 person group before the zone actually makes its way into the game. The best we can do it get 3-4 people together to try to test some things and guess at the others. And no, we won't be grabbing players and letting them run through zones on testmud. You...
by Marthammor
Fri Sep 02, 2005 1:01 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: Wierd double rescue
Replies: 4
Views: 757

*scratch*
Egenae rescued Milimi then you rescued Egenae right after.
What's weird about that?
by Marthammor
Sat Aug 27, 2005 4:37 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Haste items
Replies: 21
Views: 1894

I don't mind being mudmailed about stuff, or if you must, email me (if you email me, mention areas or torilmud or something so I don't delete it). Most small fixes I post to a board we have and once that board hits 30-40 messages I'll spend a weekend and fix most of em. I also do that with mmail, ei...
by Marthammor
Sat Aug 27, 2005 3:16 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Ideas for gods etc.
Replies: 7
Views: 1117

You get used to his ways of describing yer work after awhile.. I'm still trying to :P
by Marthammor
Wed Aug 24, 2005 7:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Silent Majority, vote!
Replies: 77
Views: 10677

Honestly, as a mortal I've never been to IC2. Sure, I can look at the files and walk through the zone and imagine how a leader would tackle the fights, but nothing short of actually doing the zone will give me the experience I need to evaluate risk vs reward. I fixed the problems that was reported t...
by Marthammor
Wed Aug 24, 2005 7:05 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Jot Invasion
Replies: 36
Views: 4559

I agree the zone was too easy. I asked the first group through (which I believe you were a part of kiryan) what they thought and they confirmed that. Some of the things in the zone never happened that would have made it a bit harder. Other things were overlooked in the limited amount of testing I co...
by Marthammor
Wed Aug 24, 2005 6:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Silent Majority, vote!
Replies: 77
Views: 10677

In her defense, you can’t tell what mortals have built what zones by looking at the credits listing (ok, maybe one or two you can), and she wasn’t around at that time to know. As for Magma/IC2, I made changes to several of the fights months ago and posted in the object changes forum as such. They we...
by Marthammor
Wed Aug 24, 2005 6:46 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Jot Invasion
Replies: 36
Views: 4559

What the eq restating was meant to do was bring risk vs reward into play and have the equipment given show that. The mentioning of lower hps, higher hit/dam, ect shouldn't even have been said. My guess is that those were the things seen as being out of whack the most and it was figured that they wou...
by Marthammor
Wed Aug 24, 2005 10:09 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Jot Invasion
Replies: 36
Views: 4559

Just to clear up confusion, the stats of the old items haven't been touched for over a year since the mud wide eq stat changes.
by Marthammor
Sun Aug 14, 2005 1:26 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Homeland was a pretty big mud
Replies: 60
Views: 10001

Shevarash and Vhaeraun have been beaten down by the thing called real life. That leaves Eilistraee, who isn't really supposed to be so much a coder as an RP/Quest member who can code cool things for that sphere. We did also get some new builders, all three of which has also been beaten down by real ...
by Marthammor
Thu Aug 04, 2005 2:24 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Days of Rage
Replies: 22
Views: 2561

From an area writers perspective, !ID can be a useful tool on some items including weapons and instruments. Not all magical enchantments can be identified by a fairly simple spell if they can even be identified at all. If you think an item shouldn't be !ID, feel free to mmail areas and list what the...
by Marthammor
Sat Jul 30, 2005 1:58 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: gods
Replies: 13
Views: 1462

I'm on almost every morning from around 8:30am to noonish. I'm almost always invis as I'm in other windows working on stuff and don't want people to think I'm ignoring them when I don't answer.
by Marthammor
Tue Jul 19, 2005 6:41 pm
Forum: MUD Client Help
Topic: Prioritize triggers over others? [Zmud]
Replies: 3
Views: 1120

If a trigger is in your list before another it has higher priority. There is also a command, #priority I think it is, to give priority to a specific set of commands. Also, you should likely not use #wait. It stops all processing while it is executing. #alarm does the same thing as #wait and is much ...
by Marthammor
Mon Jul 11, 2005 6:33 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: rangers get room lightning bolt? downgrade rangers.
Replies: 11
Views: 1135

They can now, but when those mobs were made, the option to do that wasn't in yet.
by Marthammor
Sat Jul 09, 2005 6:13 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Faralee of Silverymoon
Replies: 19
Views: 3999

May 27th was the last time she was quested, I didn't say that was the last time she loaded. It may be the last time she loaded, but I have no way of checking that for sure. As a player that loves trying to figure out quests, I personally agree that the long uptimes are playing hell with trying to fi...
by Marthammor
Thu Jul 07, 2005 4:20 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Faralee of Silverymoon
Replies: 19
Views: 3999

According to recent reports, May 27th was the last time she was visiting the area and someone 'talked' to her.
by Marthammor
Tue Jul 05, 2005 9:59 pm
Forum: NHC: New Player Help
Topic: Helper status - currently not hiring.
Replies: 13
Views: 8481

To my knowledge, from what I've seen people told, is that we currently aren't accepting new helpers because the policy for being a helper is undergoing changes. When we will start accepting new helpers again, I don't know, but you could always mmail admin, oghma, or shar with your request to be a he...
by Marthammor
Wed Jun 22, 2005 3:16 pm
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: Object Changes, Round 3?
Replies: 119
Views: 58317

While they aren't object changes, there have been changes made to IC2 fights. Please go try out the zone and see if they are better. More changes might be made based on feedback.

Griffon's Nest has also been made more shaman friendly. Enjoy.
by Marthammor
Tue Jun 14, 2005 2:42 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tiamat 6 more weeks, post #3
Replies: 16
Views: 1811

The update for Pril and everyone else that isn't dealing with eternal PMS: The status of Tia, as of last week, is that she is 85% done. Shevy has been attacked by that dreaded RL Monster that can apparently kick even Tia's ass. He's reportedly gotten the foe down to pretty hurt and thinks he can hav...
by Marthammor
Thu Jun 02, 2005 2:12 am
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: AREA TYPOS
Replies: 142
Views: 42608

Yes, even the bear is a real bear. Google is your friend.
by Marthammor
Wed Jun 01, 2005 11:31 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: AREA TYPOS
Replies: 142
Views: 42608

Okay, after nine hours of looking at files, I think everything here is fixed with the exception of things that aren't actually areas (Weather messages, trap messages, spell messages, helpfiles, skill messages, door opening/closing messages, guildmaster messages, Pelur's proc) and stuff in much of DK...
by Marthammor
Tue May 31, 2005 7:57 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: Broken Staff or ????
Replies: 12
Views: 1252

A lot of times all we need is the name of the object, which you provided in your first post, and a little patience while we get the item fixed rather then constant bitching at the people that try to help you get in contact with the people that can fix something. Now then, the item is fixed and will ...
by Marthammor
Fri Apr 29, 2005 5:30 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Faralee of Silverymoon
Replies: 19
Views: 3999

She is a busy gal, she can't wait around in one area all the time you know. So what that really means is you can exchange the parchment at any time she happens to be free and visiting the area. ;)
by Marthammor
Wed Apr 27, 2005 4:27 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: Object Changes, Round 3?
Replies: 119
Views: 58317

Changes to a few items in ZK to bring them in line with what worshipers of that god would wear.

Changes to a few items in MD that you likely won't notice.
by Marthammor
Sat Apr 16, 2005 7:30 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Magma
Replies: 50
Views: 7768

The Dresk fight hasn't changed at all since the zone first went in. He's always had the same number of followers, always been the same level, ect. The number of mobs on the grid hasn't changed. It was something that was being discussed and then tossed out as more people posted that they liked the di...
by Marthammor
Sat Apr 16, 2005 2:19 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Magma
Replies: 50
Views: 7768

Update: Changes to magma have gone in. Hopefully its a bit more in line with what is expected.
by Marthammor
Sat Apr 16, 2005 2:16 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Suggestion: !id items and item downgrades
Replies: 17
Views: 1929

Here's the deal for anyone that doesn't know what items people keep hinting about. The items from Maskul in ZK were very easy to twink and were therefore changed. Yes, they are pretty crappy now. What do you expect for maybe ten minutes of work? The fight was fixed (hopefully), copies of the old ite...
by Marthammor
Fri Apr 15, 2005 2:25 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Suggestion: !id items and item downgrades
Replies: 17
Views: 1929

As a follow-up, the new items have new ansi and should be in soonish.
The old items will still have the old ansi.
by Marthammor
Thu Apr 14, 2005 11:38 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Magma
Replies: 50
Views: 7768

First, if you follow the story of magma, or at least this is how I came to understand it, the magma elementals want the drakes gone. The invaded their home plane and just don't want them there, so you wouldn't see them in a group. Second, you wouldn't see those rare mobs being all chummy with the el...
by Marthammor
Tue Apr 12, 2005 3:52 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Faralee of Silverymoon
Replies: 19
Views: 3999

Checked the load and it is working correctly.
You guys have been around long enough to know the whole thing about luck/dice rolls/ect, so I won't repeat it.
by Marthammor
Fri Apr 01, 2005 1:39 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: DS got upgraded?
Replies: 4
Views: 850

If you're talking about the cash on the mobs, that was a goof and will be fixed shortly.
by Marthammor
Wed Mar 09, 2005 7:31 am
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: Object Changes, Round 3?
Replies: 119
Views: 58317

Only posting this cause it never made it into the news, but Meilech was changed a bit a few months back (just before dragon changes I believe).
I'll leave it to you guys to figure out how it was changed.
by Marthammor
Mon Jan 24, 2005 2:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Halo 2 Opinions Complaints Reviews
Replies: 30
Views: 3588

I don't know why you couldn't use more then four xboxes linked together on one computer hub. I've never used the xbox hubs, but I wouldn't think they would differ from normal computer hubs. Most games only support 16 players or less though, so unless you're doing it to get rid of the four people per...
by Marthammor
Sat Jan 22, 2005 1:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Halo 2 Opinions Complaints Reviews
Replies: 30
Views: 3588

Normal ethernet hubs/routers should work fine. I've used a regular 4-port hub before to get 16 player matches going.

If you're going to only hook up two xboxes with a single cable, it needs to be a crossover cable. Otherwise you'll have to run it through a hub or something.
by Marthammor
Wed Dec 22, 2004 3:40 pm
Forum: MUD Client Help
Topic: ZMUD: Sorry, could not get a license at this time.
Replies: 18
Views: 3467

There is a new version of zmud, 7.05a, that should prevent this problem from happening.
Might give that a try.
by Marthammor
Mon Dec 13, 2004 3:23 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: boggle???????
Replies: 18
Views: 1939

Sure it fits.
A drunken sailor singing and moshing around a room. You're bound to get basned by him sooner or later.
by Marthammor
Sun Dec 12, 2004 4:35 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: boggle???????
Replies: 18
Views: 1939

They only echo that when the area maker makes that kind of an echo.
I personally found it amusing when I ran into that mob in the same situation.

Just change rooms you're trying to mem/pray in.
by Marthammor
Sat Dec 11, 2004 4:12 pm
Forum: Logs
Topic: boggle???????
Replies: 18
Views: 1939

Otherwise known as a mob emote/echo.
by Marthammor
Sat Dec 11, 2004 4:07 pm
Forum: T2 Ideas Archive
Topic: Charged items
Replies: 21
Views: 2829

This is a nice idea and all, and I've thought of ways to do it.
Biggest problem, at least from my thinking, is having to add every wand/staff in the game and then keep it updated as new ones come in.
by Marthammor
Thu Dec 09, 2004 12:10 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tia
Replies: 20
Views: 2909

Putting Tia back in isn't going to fix anything other then fixing the problem of a zone that has been out of the game for far too long.
Course, that is my personal opinion and doesn't reflect that of the other staff members.
by Marthammor
Thu Dec 09, 2004 11:02 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Tia
Replies: 20
Views: 2909

Well, I could say something about when she'll be back in, but its kinda like everyone is under an NDA or something and I'd be disemboweled, flayed alive, and prolly many other horrible things. So, I'll do the norm and say: "Soon, barring any RL issues the people working on her have."
by Marthammor
Tue Dec 07, 2004 1:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion Archive
Topic: Windows XP Language Settings
Replies: 6
Views: 723

Slipstream SP2 into your regular copy of Windows XP, effectivly making it a full version of Windows XP SP2.
Should be able to reinstall then.
by Marthammor
Wed Jul 14, 2004 11:05 pm
Forum: MUD Client Help
Topic: Zmud issue
Replies: 1
Views: 811

make sure the port is set right, 9999.
by Marthammor
Mon Nov 17, 2003 2:25 pm
Forum: Object Changes
Topic: Scorp Earring
Replies: 79
Views: 27356

Just as a note, players were never effected by the 3ac on the earring as it was flagged wrong. It showed up on identify as being there, but thats it.
Earrings and rings both use one of the two effect fields for ac.
by Marthammor
Mon Oct 13, 2003 3:47 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Old items
Replies: 36
Views: 5192

Both roots belts will be the same again.

If I'm thinking correctly, all restrings will be changed when the object they were strung from changes since they are still the same object.
by Marthammor
Tue Sep 16, 2003 3:31 pm
Forum: S3 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Skirting my job's firewall - help needed
Replies: 26
Views: 10330

If you get the client from MS to use the remote desktop feature of your winxp box at home, you might be able to use that.
Basicly you would be using your computer just like you normally would. Dunno if the port would be allowed through your work's firewall though.
by Marthammor
Fri Sep 05, 2003 1:28 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: EQ changes.
Replies: 27
Views: 10710

http://members.tripod.com/mjsbbs/ms/interviews.html

Read Touk's interview for some insight as to whats going on.
by Marthammor
Tue Sep 02, 2003 1:46 pm
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Ten Trails
Replies: 10
Views: 5753

Yes, they will more then likely be done before Kralgar's quest is finished. If you want them done faster, you're more then welcome to build any of the towns not already in progress. :) The trail went in first for the few items that are in it as well as to let people know that more is on the way. I c...
by Marthammor
Tue Sep 02, 2003 5:32 am
Forum: S3 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Ten Trails
Replies: 10
Views: 5753

It is just a simple road leading up to the other towns which are in progress. No, I'm not giving dates they will be done by. :P

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