KotH Shipping Wars RC1

Lol First - This sucks as a map xD

  1. Davekillerish

    aa Davekillerish Lvl O: Orange Member

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    ShippingWars

    Just figured out how to post maps to TF2Maps.net.
    This is my first tf2 map, so when I figure out how to post screenshots please have mercy.
    Wish me luck, im almost done with this project.
     
    Last edited: Aug 7, 2015
  2. Davekillerish

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    idkyet is the current actual name.
     
  3. tyler

    aa tyler snail prince, master of a ruined tower

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    Just use the onsite downloads area rather than mediafire, please.
     
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  4. Davekillerish

    aa Davekillerish Lvl O: Orange Member

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    Will do, and I have q eustion, I have screenshots of the map but thery are tga files and wont show when I upload them to this forum.
     
  5. tyler

    aa tyler snail prince, master of a ruined tower

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    type this into console

    bind F5 jpeg

    change F5 to whatever your screenshot key is
     
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  6. Davekillerish

    aa Davekillerish Lvl O: Orange Member

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    The TF2 ingame console or the windows console?
     
  7. sevin

    aa sevin

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    While you're at it, use these commands to hide your HUD and your viewmodel so your pics are just of the map and not your on screen display and weapon:

    You'll need sv_cheats on to use noclip and to hide your HUD. The JPEG quality command will just max out the quality of the compressed JPEG, not a big deal but why not. Noclip will allow you to fly around the map with collision disabled so you can get in the best spots to take pictures.

    EDIT: this is the in-game console.
     
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  8. Davekillerish

    aa Davekillerish Lvl O: Orange Member

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    Thanks for the help, Ive added schreenshots of the map and now its called KoTH_ShippingWars :D
     
  9. Izotope

    aa Izotope Never releases maps

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    map name sounds like the spawn of tumblr
     
  10. LeNitrous

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    The name... it... the feels! Can't handle them...
    I'm interested on checking this out.
     
  11. Vincent

    aa Vincent 🔨 Grandmaster Lizard Wizard Jedi 🔨

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    What's wrong with mediafire.
     
  12. Davekillerish

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    Add me as a friend, I can invite you to my map testers group.
    We have a dedicated server. :D
     
  13. Pocket

    aa Pocket func_croc

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    Or just use the JPEG mirrors that were already created by the Steam Screenshots system when you took a regular screenshot. They should be in Steam\userdata\[some big number]\760\remote\440\screenshots. (760 is the app ID for Steam Screenshots itself; go figure)

    What's wrong with using the massive upload server we created specifically so people wouldn't have to resort to hosting off-site.

    I mean, hell, we're already hosting probably 100 times as many maps as the entire Steam Workshop; one more isn't going to break the bank.
     
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  14. Berry

    aa Berry Sharing is caring, and I don't care

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    Badlandsbowl OTP
     
  15. Davekillerish

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    2forustbadlandspiregoldrushedupward
     
  16. Vincent

    aa Vincent 🔨 Grandmaster Lizard Wizard Jedi 🔨

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    Well for starters I had no idea it existed for people that weren't VIP. The forums doesn't do a very good job of directing you to upload files unless you're familiar with it.

    I'll start using it now, but this isn't as obvious as you're making it seem.
     
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  17. Pocket

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    No, it's not obvious at all, and in fact this is half the reason I started a thread calling for a new-user orientation section on the site, but you made it sound like you were advocating continuing to use Mediafire on purpose.
     
  18. Davekillerish

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    When I get better at mapping, Im going to remake this map completly.
    #CalledIt