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by Cmdr Wyvern
Mon Apr 17, 2006 12:11 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Elite Galactic Maps and optimal trading routes
Replies: 61
Views: 37229

I don't see why you'de need to hack up a 500LY fuel tank. A 7LY tank does me just fine. The first thing I do when coming out of the wormhole is head for the sun to top off the tank. If I feel like smacking some pirates around after the tanks are topped off, I fly back to the witchspace beacon, then ...
by Cmdr Wyvern
Tue Apr 11, 2006 9:56 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Code monkying: Lasers
Replies: 11
Views: 7814

In the origional Elite (C64 version) the military laser would kill most pirate ships with only four hits and barely get warm doing so, and it's power consumption was somewhat moderate. The mil laser in this code mod is far from being an effecient weapon; it eats like a drafthorse energy-wise, and st...
by Cmdr Wyvern
Tue Apr 11, 2006 3:19 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Code monkying: Lasers
Replies: 11
Views: 7814

Code monkying: Lasers

One topic I noticed that keeps popping up here, is lasers overheating too fast. They do, brutally, and somewhat unrealistically so. Here's what I've been playing with in my personal custom build. case WEAPON_PLASMA_CANNON : weapon_energy = 10.0; weapon_energy_per_shot = 2.0; weapon_heat_increment_pe...
by Cmdr Wyvern
Tue Apr 11, 2006 2:55 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Advanced Naval Targeting System
Replies: 43
Views: 18212

This is what the scanner targetting enhancement should've been all along. :idea: In fact, while monkeying around with it for my own custom build, I slightly modified and grafted the code into the code for the STE. I didn't use the alpha trick, and used the cross instead of the pips - the cross is mu...
by Cmdr Wyvern
Tue Apr 11, 2006 2:33 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: How would you like to appear as a Cameo in OOLite?
Replies: 22
Views: 12366

Name: Wyvern Style: Engages fugitives and offenders only. Turns towards attackers, afterburns past them, turn to get on their tail and snipes away. May fire missile when target's shields are weakened. Precise attacker, fires in short bursts. Evades by hard burn n' turn, always tries to get on the at...