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Orcs and Seeing in the dark

Postby jdidds » Fri Jul 11, 2014 10:32 am

Is this done deliberately so there is more available contact between players of different spheres? Will it eventually be put back in to the game?
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Re: Orcs and Seeing in the dark

Postby Icarus » Fri Jul 11, 2014 10:38 am

Canonically orcs cannot see in the dark with perfect sight.

If we get a code change that lets them see in their current room, I'm all for it, but infravision atm is overpowered.
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Re: Orcs and Seeing in the dark

Postby Hawkwind » Sat Jul 12, 2014 9:24 am

It discouraged cross sphere RP.
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Re: Orcs and Seeing in the dark

Postby EltanimRas » Sat Jul 12, 2014 4:13 pm

Icarus wrote:a code change that lets them see in their current room

I think I like this idea. I like the idea of orcs sneaking around in the dark -- being able to do without torches for basic navigation, if not much else.
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Re: Orcs and Seeing in the dark

Postby Rivean » Sat Jul 12, 2014 5:32 pm

On a related note - I seem to recall moonlight code going into SOI2 shortly before we stopped playing (or am I mistaken?)

At any rate, I would greatly be in favor of current-room visibility in case of moonlight/clear skies for humans too.
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Re: Orcs and Seeing in the dark

Postby krelm » Sat Jul 12, 2014 6:00 pm

From what I remember, moonlight code was in for years, it was just so rare to come across a moon that provided light everywhere. It was only like a couple of days out of the IC year.
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