a new idea - team death match

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a new idea - team death match

Post by Zehra » Tue Dec 05, 2017 3:32 am

Hi all,

I've decided to propose another idea for BZFlag.
There has been a number of ideas and concepts for game modes.

From simple to complex, there has been a large number of modes made.
There is still some modes which have not been made/implemented.

The idea for a team death match is players will spawn on opposite ends of a map.
Players are armed with ST flag and 20 shots, but to make it more interesting, the shot type is changed to rapid fire.
This game is determined by which team can win 5 rounds first.
Each round lasts 2 minutes and the team with the most players alive at the end of the round wins.
In the event of an even number of players left by the end of the timelimit, it is a tie.
Players have 1 life per round as well.

Only thing is I'm not sure if the spawn time can be controlled/adjusted.
(This way players all spawn at the same time when the round ends.)

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Re: a new idea - team death match

Post by blast » Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:16 am

Our "Free For All" is already what "team deathmatch" is in other FPS games. What you're describing sounds more like a team-based last man standing with some minor variations in the rules.
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Re: a new idea - team death match

Post by JeffM » Tue Dec 05, 2017 4:45 pm

The server returns the spawn message/location to the client after it requests it. You could have the server delay that when people are supposed to stay 'dead'.

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Re: a new idea - team death match

Post by Zehra » Tue Dec 05, 2017 6:32 pm

blast wrote:
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:16 am
Our "Free For All" is already what "team deathmatch" is in other FPS games. What you're describing sounds more like a team-based last man standing with some minor variations in the rules.
Yes, it is last team standing.(My bad with using the incorrect term/mode.)
The variations are basically somewhat trying to implement the mode as closely as possible.
(Players can't get limited amounts of shots, so super flags with limited shots are used instead.)

-Zehra
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Those who are critical of me, I'll likely be the same of them. ~Zehra
There's always something to remember and it's been a game I love. ~Zehra
The time spent is a time which can never be regained, so it's a time to enjoy. ~Zehra
The decisions we make are the ones we look forward too and the ones we regret. ~Zehra
The details and the skill of knowing and applying them is what excellence is made of. ~Zehra
The best player is the one who knows what to do and when and applies it successfully. ~Zehra
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Re: a new idea - team death match

Post by Zehra » Mon Dec 11, 2017 6:05 pm

Games could also be won by reaching a certain number of points/kills by team.
First to 500 per team wins.
Skycolor could change depending on which team has the lead as well.
Map changes after one team has won the game.

-Zehra
There's this game I love and it's called Ducati. ~Zehra
Those who are critical of me, I'll likely be the same of them. ~Zehra
There's always something to remember and it's been a game I love. ~Zehra
The time spent is a time which can never be regained, so it's a time to enjoy. ~Zehra
The decisions we make are the ones we look forward too and the ones we regret. ~Zehra
The details and the skill of knowing and applying them is what excellence is made of. ~Zehra
The best player is the one who knows what to do and when and applies it successfully. ~Zehra
There's a difference between knowing my name and knowing me, one shows respect to my name and the other is to who I am. ~Zehra
My blog is available at zehrahblog.wordpress.com.

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