CP Frozen (5cp) rc3

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  1. drCooper

    drCooper L1: Registered

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    Hi,
    This is a map which i am finishing with a friend : Silver.We are two french mappers and We wanted to make a new 5 cp map for competition. Let your feed-backs.
     
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  2. Fr0Z3nR

    aa Fr0Z3nR Creator of blackholes & memes. Destroyer of forums

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    Looks overscaled around the points. might want to take the steep ramps, make them stairs, and clean up the displacements.



    Also, the name cp_frozen is already taken (by me), I kindly request that you change the name of your map. I will gladly change the name of the thread title when you come up with something new.
     
  3. Prestige

    aa Prestige im not gay anymore

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    scaling looks fine, good even. reminds me a bit of obscure, but not a lot. kind of worried about how flat that mid is....and perhaps some sightline problems.
     
  4. drCooper

    drCooper L1: Registered

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    Sorry, we have chosen this name for the map, a year ago when we started its development, at this time, there wasn't any cp_frozen existing. It's hard for us to change the name because a most of the french community know the map as cp_frozen but if you really have a problem with it, we'll change the name without making trouble.
     
  5. Wilson

    aa Wilson Burial by Sleep

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    Yes, but do note that choosing name when making the map doesn't mean you hold any rights to use it in the future.
    Doublecross original name was Nightfall when Valve started working on it, but Psy got first and relased plr_nightfall.
     
  6. Sergis

    aa Sergis L666: ])oo]v[

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    so, whoever gets to RC first, keeps the name :D




    edit: oh wait, this is RC. interesting.

    2nd edit: are you guys good at chess?
     
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  7. Prestige

    aa Prestige im not gay anymore

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    if this has been in development for a year, you guys got he name first and frozen should change his, right?

    oh and ran through it, and the lower part of mid isn't really flat at all so nvm that
     
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  8. Fr0Z3nR

    aa Fr0Z3nR Creator of blackholes & memes. Destroyer of forums

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    Prestige is right, as it appears, there was another cp_frozen in dev according to tf2stats.net. I'll assume it to be yours.

    I will respectfully change my name. Sorry for jumping to the conclusion you had it after me.

    Just give me time to come up with a new one.
     
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  9. Another Bad Pun

    Server Staff Another Bad Pun bad

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    I have a solution to this naming predicament!

    ...A game of chess.
    The winner gets to keep the name, and the loser will have to change it.

    EDIT: I guess that won't be neccessary after all....

    Another possible name could by flurry. Has that been taken?
     
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  10. drCooper

    drCooper L1: Registered

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    OH thank you very much we appreciate it !
     
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  11. Pocket

    aa Pocket func_croc

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    Wasn't there another good winter-themed name that someone started out with before deciding to change it, and I complained that he was wasting a name that nobody would ever get to use again? If I'm not misremembering, you could pick that one up. I don't think his map was as far along as yours, so you wouldn't have to worry about duplicate filenames.
     
  12. tyler

    aa tyler snail prince, master of a ruined tower

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    For RC this is pretty underpolished: weird displacements, misaligned textures, low level of detail, small overlays, flat roofs, etc.

    Has this had any competitive testing at all? I can already tell you they won't like the way 2nd is set up due to the way splash damage travels vertically.

    I can't find any web presence for this map pre-TF2M either, Google only shows me Frozen's map no matter what. Weird.
     
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  13. drCooper

    drCooper L1: Registered

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    it's a beta of rc2 not rc2. The project began here : http://www.tf2connexion.fr/forum/index.php?topic=1072.0
     
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  15. Sergis

    aa Sergis L666: ])oo]v[

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    ran thru the map, ranting in chat parallelly

    ])oo]v[: Q2 is parented to itself!
    LEVEL DESIGN ERROR: Entity Q2 is parented to itself!
    L
    ])oo]v[: thats new
    ])oo]v[: hahaha
    ])oo]v[: this new cp frozen
    ])oo]v[: has zclip so close it can be seen at mid
    ])oo]v[: and eats away the back of it
    ])oo]v[: zfights everywhere, no cubemaps
    ])oo]v[: no 3dsky
    ])oo]v[: and this is called RC
    ])oo]v[: weird diaginal texture alignments or just unaligned textures, no -staticproplighting
    ])oo]v[: floating pickaxes :D
    ])oo]v[: framerates kinda crap at mid
    ])oo]v[: this is like...a second-hand map
    ])oo]v[: the layout is there and houses and all but its sloppy as fuck for a beta, plenty of stuff i dont ever see on tf2m
    ])oo]v[: now that i have said enough bad things i probably should post it in the thread
    ])oo]v[: some places just look like the textures are rotated 90 intentionally
    ])oo]v[: every little board is off :D
    ])oo]v[: we should play it
    ])oo]v[: :D
    ])oo]v[: some areas dont even have lights
    ])oo]v[: oh wait, its detail area
    ])oo]v[: the skybox cutting houses isnt sorted out either
    ])oo]v[: quite a few popping issues with chimneys and shit
    ])oo]v[: timy nodraw holes in walls at mid. sloppy as fuck
    ])oo]v[: could be neat with a LOT of cleanup i guess and optimization
     
  16. drCooper

    drCooper L1: Registered

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    it's a beta of rc2 not rc2
     
  17. Silverus

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    It was cp_blizzard, im pretty sure. It was my map, feel free to use it, i changed the maps name.
     
  18. Sergis

    aa Sergis L666: ])oo]v[

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    bloody hell you could at least have built cubemaps before releasing the map to public ffs

    and you are saying it yourself in op - we finished the map. this is far from finished. you asked for the feedback - you have it. and it applies to the map whether it is beta, alpha, rc, or alpha fix of beta version of a final pre-alpha release candidate.
     
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  19. LeSwordfish

    aa LeSwordfish semi-trained quasi-professional

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    Also, if it's a beta of rc2, call it frozen_rc2_test1. RC maps are release candidates: tag a map with RC and people expect a degree of polish. Frankly, how it got through beta stages with the bugs Serg mentioned it beyond me.
     
  20. Pocket

    aa Pocket func_croc

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    That's the one I was thinking of, yeah.