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Major A Payne

The 6th Day

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7th August 2002

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#1 10 years ago

Hello all. Now it might come as a shock to some but for others who remember I had actually made plans for this sequel to BIVR to be started many months before this post. Unfortunately, having four mods on the go at one time can produce the problem of "which do I continue with??". This problem has plagued me for a while so I decided to continue with this one. Now for those that haven't visited AFC I did have a sub forum there but after months of me not doing any work on the mod I decided to delete the sub forum. Things have changed now though and whilst I won't be placing a new sub forum at AFC yet, I will start to post updates on a semi-regular basis. So to begin with. The story behind this is simply because after actually trying the stock single player campaign I wasn't overly happy with having to build 20 of the same class so this more of a single player/multiplayer upgrade to increase some sort of playability with regards to increasing the amount of ship classes available. Think of this as a cut down version of BIVR but with changes to single player campaign maps. As such this is the basic selection of stock ships (with a few additions) which I've decided on the Federation side:

- Sovereign, Galaxy (non seperating), Akira, Steamrunner (different physics), Defiant, Sabre, Nebula and Intrepid

All the above are replaced with BIVR versions of the same ship class so there is no difference except for ODF changes with regards to resource costs.

- IwoJima

The Courageous Class heavy destroyer is being used as this ships replacement.

- Agean

The Norway Class will replace this.

There will be 4-6 additional ship classes but that'll be it. The stations won't change to much but there will be 2 Ferderation construction vessels:

The first will be able to construct the following:

- Starbase, Outpost, 2 shipyards, Mining Facility, Orbital Extractor, 3 Research facilities, Trading station

The second will be able to construct the following:

- 2 sensor turrets: Standard and Midas array - 3 Torpedo turrets: Photon, Quantum and Artillery - 2 Phaser turrets: Standard Phaser and Pulse

Now bare in mind that there won't be much in the way of new unit models that haven't been included with BIVR and this is where most of the models will be extracted from. The reason for this is simply that they are already completed and easily added to the game.

Anyway, I understand that many will probably think that this sounds quite boring and in some ways it probably will, but this is how I see the game.




DarkEnergy

a basin of water

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12th April 2006

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#2 10 years ago

sounds like a ghost 2.0 to me. and that mod is still pretty darn popular. will you rewrite the fed campaign as well or just change ships and stations?




Guest

I didn't make it!

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#3 10 years ago

BIVR was a lot of fun. I enjoyed it a great deal. I doubt this will be boring. Challenging, yes. But not boring.




Jetfreak

The Real Awesome

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20th April 2007

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#4 10 years ago

Great news buddy, this will be uber




Dan1025

Adopt, adapt, improve

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24th February 2007

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#5 10 years ago

Looking forward to it :)




Achilles

I stole fire from the lighter!

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13th January 2003

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#6 10 years ago

I'm fairly absent at the moment buddy but if you need anything let me know. Great news by the way.




Guest

I didn't make it!

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#7 10 years ago

Looking forward to it




Cpt.BenSisko

Battlestations!!!!

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#8 10 years ago

Sounds good MAP good to see you back around pal!




TParis

Sexeh like teh gizmo

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19th June 2004

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#9 10 years ago

Sounds very good to me. :)




Fireball_VI

I follow teh Moo!

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#10 10 years ago

Sounds exciting, can't wait to give it a go!