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by impaktor
Tue Jun 11, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: Other space games
Topic: Elite!
Replies: 5
Views: 496

Re: Elite!

Yeah, he actually links to that Frontier write-up in the Elite article.
by impaktor
Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: Other space games
Topic: Elite!
Replies: 5
Views: 496

Re: Elite!

A walk through of original Elite's galaxy generator code, based on Ian Bell's released text Elite (in C):
http://blog.rabidgremlin.com/2015/01/14 ... -universe/
by impaktor
Fri May 24, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: Pioneer development
Topic: Custom systems
Replies: 70
Views: 6149

Re: Custom systems

Hey, spiffor, please feel free to review the latest suggested new system:
#4596
by impaktor
Fri May 24, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Pioneer development
Topic: Github / git features
Replies: 1
Views: 125

Re: Github / git features

"A new way to contribute on GitHub"
https://github.com/sponsors
by impaktor
Wed May 22, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Other space games
Topic: Aliance Space Guard
Replies: 3
Views: 86

Re: Aliance Space Guard

Momentum relative to what? Galactic centre? Galactic coordinates, I assume?
by impaktor
Tue May 07, 2019 7:15 am
Forum: Pioneer development
Topic: Code inspiration and rendering resource
Replies: 107
Views: 93668

Re: Code inspiration and rendering resource

If it turns out to be a rainy summer, then this looks interesting (at least to a hack like me):
"Modern C++ for C Programmers: introduction"
https://ds9a.nl/articles/posts/cpp-intro/
by impaktor
Wed May 01, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Pioneer development
Topic: System Long Description generator
Replies: 8
Views: 170

Re: System Long Description generator

Your download link doesn't work. Internal Server Error or something.
by impaktor
Sat Apr 27, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: Pioneer development
Topic: System Long Description generator
Replies: 8
Views: 170

Re: System Long Description generator

However, I disagree with the idea that each paragraph should have real consequences in game. Well, as long as we're not sending players on false goose chases, by making them think something is there that isn't. Off topic, but since you mentioned it: I'm thinking (for years now, so...) about impleme...
by impaktor
Sat Apr 27, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: Pioneer development
Topic: System Long Description generator
Replies: 8
Views: 170

Re: System Long Description generator

The only problem is that it takes me a about a week to coin a custom system, and there are zillions of waiting for a story... In my mind, we would have 20-100 "core" custom systems that are distinct and interesting, and give dynamical game play, by unique quests (to be implemented), trade opportuni...