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Discussion in 'Map Factory' started by Void, Jan 22, 2010.

  1. Void

    aa Void A Self-Proclaimed Jack of All Trades

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    Tied for Fifth Place with Aly's Cloudburst

    Reconnaissance! Espionage! Telecommunications!

    RED and BLU find themselves in the midst of a scandal. Each team has acquired recorded conversations of eachother - which may lead to one being shut down.

    In an effort to retain a lovable reputation, RED and BLU must recover their stored data from the opposite team before the other can do the same!

    With a slew of cover-ups revolving around one Epsilon Telecommunications branch, the teams face off in a fast-paced battlefield set between two major Spytech bases.
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    Alpha I - January 22, 2010
    Alpha II - January 28, 2010
    Alpha III - January 31, 2010
    Alpha IV - February 6, 2010
    Alpha V - February 14, 2010
    Alpha VI - February 20, 2010
    Alpha VII - February 27, 2010
    Alpha VIII - March 7, 2010
    Alpha IX - March 13, 2010
    Alpha X - March 21, 2010
    Alpha XI - April 6th, 2010
    Beta I - May 6th, 2010
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  2. Freyja

    aa Freyja Unpronounceable map names since 2013

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    Looking good like it should.
     
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  3. DaBeatzProject

    aa DaBeatzProject

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    Oh please! Make it optimizable for yourself!

    Also, looks really sexy! Can't wait to play it in a test.
     
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  4. The Political Gamer

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    Make this nosolid:
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    Ze spawn is camp-able:
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    Rape Sentry spot:
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  5. Shmitz

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    I showed you to this in chat, but I figured I should post it here for posterity's sake! :)

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  6. H-land

    H-land L2: Junior Member

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    Great fun as a ninjaneer. Add more metal. :B
     
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  7. Trotim

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    I'd say either close some rooms you have inside the buildings or get rid of some door frames. It may only have been the dev textures but the area right outside of spawn looked all the same.
     
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  8. Lancey

    aa Lancey Currently On: ?????

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    It's a very big CTF map.
     
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  9. Void

    aa Void A Self-Proclaimed Jack of All Trades

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    Did a quick compile to show some updates to expect

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  10. Void

    aa Void A Self-Proclaimed Jack of All Trades

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    Alpha II
    - Removed Crates near Intel, added small room in place
    - Added side route to Intel
    - Added secondary Spawn exit
    - Revamped Buildings outside the garage doors
    - Changed tunnels to canyons
    - Added cover to sides of the bridge
    - Revamped Health and Ammo placement
    - Changed Flag Return time to 45 seconds
    - Various clipping
    - Various, extremely minor detailing

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  11. nik

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    looks wonderful, but is the lighting REALLY bright, like drugstore bright on purpose?
     
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  12. Void

    aa Void A Self-Proclaimed Jack of All Trades

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    I don't think it's that bright. It's just the contrast between inside and out.
     
  13. Radaka

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    I gotta admit, this looks like a really fun layout to play in; it's not hard on the eyes either!
     
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  14. cadeonehalf

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    I loooove the architecture of this map. The direct route to the intel also rocks.
    This strikes me as another rape sentry spot:
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    I also think the map could use a couple more signs directing gameplay. It was difficult to spot the air duct entrance and the path to get up on that bridge in the center.
     
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  15. Penguin

    aa Penguin Clinically Diagnosed with Small Mapper's Syndrome

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    Ze map, she is great fun.
     
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  16. Radaka

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    After a short playtest, I can say that it is a good map, but maybe small (not in travel times, but in the size of some areas, like the insides of the base, and perhaps the width and playable area of the middle).
     
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  17. Moose

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    This is exactly what I was thinking, those areas of the map could stand to be larger. Also, some of those spytech doorways felt like they were in the way, so consider getting rid of a few of the ones that aren't necessary.
     
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  18. Void

    aa Void A Self-Proclaimed Jack of All Trades

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    Alpha III
    - Added more signs
    - Made Vent entrance more apparent
    - Refined railings on the Bridge
    - Removed a set of Handrails from the Intel room overlook
    - Added custom sky
    - More various clipping
    - More various, extremely minor detailing

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    I can probably even start full-on detailing after this. :O
     
  19. Lancey

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    Some of the lights were solid, which prevented me from double jumping inside the base.
     
  20. owly-oop

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    The lighting looks too bright and too red, probably because of the textures. Try making it a bit dimmer :O