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by sid6.7
Wed Feb 21, 2007 11:39 pm
Forum: Help: Map Making
Topic: picture to bzw converter
Replies: 1
Views: 1501

there use to be one here..i think it got incorporated into
bzmapper...also here...search for bzmapper...
by sid6.7
Tue Feb 20, 2007 10:58 pm
Forum: Screenshots & Artwork
Topic: The Return of Bessler's World
Replies: 9
Views: 3800

Green Manalishi wrote:old map, does bring back memories, but nothing special compared to many ffa maps imo. the current amount of bad flags and the long respawn time probably won't help it's popularity either.

:( sniff.....i guess i'll go eat worms...
by sid6.7
Tue Feb 20, 2007 10:44 pm
Forum: Servers: General Discussion
Topic: MoFo One Thousand Map Library Server.
Replies: 12
Views: 5056

well done guys, quite a peice of work! brought back lots of memories of past good times.... everyone else: this is real TIME consuming work of which NO ONE gets paid or gets awards drop by at least a few times to show some support. sid6.7 P.S yes i am still alive but mainly a lurker anymore IF at al...
by sid6.7
Sat Sep 16, 2006 4:13 pm
Forum: General Map Making Discussions
Topic: General strategic/tactical guidelines for mapmaking?
Replies: 15
Views: 5975

LARGE question... there is no REAL correct answer as maps can vary too much... Buzz, wrong... It is the crowd, and theme you are trying to get at. bust mostly the crowd, when I made Boxy War it was not for atheistically pleasing maps to show off to other mappers, like so many maps nowdays, it was f...
by sid6.7
Sat Sep 16, 2006 3:31 pm
Forum: General Map Making Discussions
Topic: General strategic/tactical guidelines for mapmaking?
Replies: 15
Views: 5975

oh boy oh joy...

i dont think he was asking about popularity he was
asking about strategic mapping/planning although
some folks may tie the two together...
by sid6.7
Fri Sep 15, 2006 6:39 pm
Forum: General Map Making Discussions
Topic: General strategic/tactical guidelines for mapmaking?
Replies: 15
Views: 5975

LARGE question... there is no REAL correct answer as maps can vary too much... 1. what is the overall "theme" or effect you want can be what determines what you have on the map. 2. on 2 of my maps i tried to make areas that consider EVERY flag so everyone can play the flag to its potential... the re...
by sid6.7
Thu Aug 31, 2006 12:05 am
Forum: General Map Making Discussions
Topic: BZOgami 2006 Summer/Fall?
Replies: 39
Views: 14125

Win Xp wrote:What if you give the mappers thier our score(s)?

I can't see a problem with that..
well folks might start sharing or posting thier scores
once they "privately" recieve them....which is just
a way to get scores "posted" really.... :lol-old:

its up to DW really but i would not reccomend it...
by sid6.7
Wed Aug 30, 2006 9:23 pm
Forum: General Map Making Discussions
Topic: BZOgami 2006 Summer/Fall?
Replies: 39
Views: 14125

I would like to request the scores for all maps to be posted, If this isn't too much trouble. we generally prefer not to do this as it can create dis-harmony amoung various map makers and judges...thats why we also only post the top 3 but dont post critics of those that did not win nor the order th...
by sid6.7
Mon Aug 28, 2006 5:03 am
Forum: General Map Making Discussions
Topic: BZOgami 2006 Summer/Fall?
Replies: 39
Views: 14125

yes folks join in on the fun! REAL prizes are waiting
to be given out....first time ever for a BZFLAG
map contest.....wooooooo
by sid6.7
Thu Jul 27, 2006 6:46 am
Forum: General Map Making Discussions
Topic: BZOgami 2006 Summer/Fall?
Replies: 39
Views: 14125

ah thanks for clarfiying that...still it would be a new level for bz map contest anyways HOLY HANNA! and now we also have a possible 3rd prize or winner take all combination prize here: http://hosted.rangfar.com/bzflagworld/forum/viewtopic.php?p=7703#7703 it would bring the total to 34$ in total for...
by sid6.7
Wed Jul 26, 2006 11:00 pm
Forum: General Map Making Discussions
Topic: BZOgami 2006 Summer/Fall?
Replies: 39
Views: 14125

WOW 24$ is prizes for the winner!...what a haul
for just making a BZmap...
by sid6.7
Fri Jul 21, 2006 4:47 pm
Forum: General Map Making Discussions
Topic: BZOgami 2006 Summer/Fall?
Replies: 39
Views: 14125

I see in the other topic that materials were a requirement? I don't believe this should be so, because materials tend to bog down bz A LOT for me, and most certainly many others. Other than that, sounds good. :) that rule was specificlly for people who wanted thier maps to be considered 2.X style.....
by sid6.7
Sun Apr 09, 2006 7:51 pm
Forum: General Map Making Discussions
Topic: Bzchecker a map (validator)checker...
Replies: 1
Views: 1688

nothing really new just a help file was added to the zip
file, bzchecker is at 1.5 now...

get it at the link in the first post...
by sid6.7
Sun Apr 09, 2006 2:33 am
Forum: General Map Making Discussions
Topic: BZrand
Replies: 56
Views: 16899

bzrand is now finished its at version 6.40 here: http://hosted.rangfar.com/bzflagworld/forum/viewtopic.php?t=302 i am done with it...unless you notice another bug :oops: it now has quite a few different objects you can make and has a BZword section where you can add a 8 letter word or 2 small 3 or 4...
by sid6.7
Mon Apr 03, 2006 11:47 pm
Forum: Map releases
Topic: contest maps
Replies: 1
Views: 1147

contest maps

my maps are available from the contest
on the WWW button below my post/sig....

bootleg 4 color CTF and bandersnatchii FFA


anyone else can use this thread to post
about thier contest maps too...
by sid6.7
Mon Apr 03, 2006 11:44 pm
Forum: Help: Map Making
Topic: glass
Replies: 21
Views: 5191

i'm not sure what you guys are talking about with glass but i made a map called glass menagerie and i used color with a texture & it worked perfect....like this: material name alpha_glass texture CLOUDS notexalpha color 1 1 1 .001 end try it or get my map on my site and look at it... 100% seethru...
by sid6.7
Mon Apr 03, 2006 11:39 pm
Forum: Help: Map Making
Topic: becuse this is making me mad
Replies: 7
Views: 2481

trepan did this with a clock on a map download his map and see how he did it.... s/b something like weapon . . . rotation 1 degree delay 1 end weapon . . . rotation 2 delay 1 end you'l have to do it how ever smooth you want it...so 360 times for 360 degrees.... or break it into 60 peieces of 6 degre...
by sid6.7
Wed Mar 22, 2006 6:03 am
Forum: Map releases
Topic: My First Map - Amain
Replies: 30
Views: 6770

sid6.7: You're wrong, he owns the copyright to his map. It isn't as though he's sharing code derived from the bzflag source. If I draw a picture in GIMP, do the GIMP guys own it? No. hmmm it was my understanding that it would a derivitive thing not a full copyright. esp with open source stuff...cop...
by sid6.7
Wed Mar 22, 2006 12:17 am
Forum: Map releases
Topic: My First Map - Amain
Replies: 30
Views: 6770

1. you dont have FULL copyrights to bzflag items your sharing them with tim riker and the other guy who made bzflag....thier right to your map superceeds yours in fact... 2. when you posted your map copyrights are assumed and with the DATE system here it validates who did what first so your safe pos...
by sid6.7
Sun Mar 12, 2006 9:44 pm
Forum: General Map Making Discussions
Topic: BZOgami (Map-Making Contest) Feburary, 2006
Replies: 59
Views: 17752

man, this all sounds really fun, but its not for me.. :oops: i cant make a good map, they are all too simple. but omg, winxps maps are awesome. and im sure the winner's will be the best. btw, what does the winner recieve? :twisted: sometimes simple is better....i mean look at hix and pillbox those ...
by sid6.7
Sat Mar 11, 2006 7:08 pm
Forum: Works In Progress
Topic: mCaTzFe
Replies: 7
Views: 3689

Re: STDB but...

mr manalishi wrote:bump :P
fair warning if you do this very often "bump"
jeff will start frothing at the mouth and spewing
all sorts of yellamail at you and then pound your
posting prvileges.... :roll: :twisted:
by sid6.7
Fri Mar 10, 2006 10:04 pm
Forum: Works In Progress
Topic: mCaTzFe
Replies: 7
Views: 3689

in bzedit hit print/screen on your keyboard


then go into mspaint use the cut tool
to make a square...then hit paste


or run a local server as an observer and hit f5...
by sid6.7
Fri Mar 10, 2006 7:24 am
Forum: Works In Progress
Topic: With out a paddle
Replies: 24
Views: 11367

:?:

go to the thread labeled textures and images

http://my.bzflag.org/bb/viewtopic.php?t=5721
by sid6.7
Wed Mar 08, 2006 10:26 pm
Forum: General Map Making Discussions
Topic: Bzchecker a map (validator)checker...
Replies: 1
Views: 1688

Bzchecker a map (validator)checker...

okay.... i'm "TRYING" to make something that might give you some statistics on your bzmaps and maybe even do some "LIGHT" error checking.... BZchecker 1.4 get it here: http://hosted.rangfar.com/bzflagworld/forum/viewtopic.php?t=491 READ THE WHOLE THREAD till i make a better readme file... its main t...
by sid6.7
Tue Mar 07, 2006 11:40 pm
Forum: Plug-in Releases
Topic: flagReset
Replies: 23
Views: 17398

cool finally someone did it....i tried to do it in a batch file
but it never worked...