Author Topic: Wave thresholds  (Read 581 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline SF-Junky

  • 29
  • Bread can mold, what can you do?
Simply out of curiosity: Would it be possible to increase the wave threshold from current limitations? A wing of four fighters cannot have a threshold higher than 2, a wing of five not higher than 1 and a wing of six not higher than zero. In other words: No more than six ships of any wing can be present at the same time.

This is not really a pressing issue for me, but since we've kinda gotten ussed to getting rid of all those limitations vanilla posed on us... :)

 

Offline 0rph3u5

  • 211
  • Someone should label the Future: Assembly Required
    • Steam
    • Twitter
There is a way - ditch waves, make more wings and use percent-ships-destroyed on the previous wing for the arrival cue of the next one.

Plus, its good for giving players a sense of accomplishment when combined with directives :D
EDIT: and if you don't want to loose the swarm/horde feeling, you can repeat wingnames using "wingname#1", "wingname#2", "wingname#3" etc
« Last Edit: March 07, 2020, 02:46:28 pm by 0rph3u5 »
"When you work with water, you have to know and respect it. When you labour to subdue it, you have to understand that one day it may rise up and turn all your labours into nothing. For what is water, which seeks to make all things level, which has no taste or colour of its own, but a liquid form of Nothing?" - Graham Swift, Waterland

==================

"I am Curiosity, and I've always wondered what would become of you, here at the end of the world." - The Guide/The Curious Other, Othercide

"As you sought to steal a kingdom for yourself, so must you do again, a thousand times over. For a theft, a true theft, must be practiced to be earned." - The terms of Nyrissa's curse, Pathfinder: Kingmaker

"...because they are not Dragons."