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Xaos Offline
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I & S - Creature Pane
This was touched on in the Steam forum (which I have just discovered...).

It would be nice to have an info panel for creatures. Something simple like:

Creature Type Name Level Health Current Task Armor Weapon

Sortable by each category. Clicking a creature quick jumps the camera to that creature.
(This post was last modified: 03-09-2015 10:30 AM by Sebt.)
27-08-2015 06:22 AM
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Mello Tonin Offline
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Are you talking about a list type display so you can see all at once because the creature info window will come up already when you click on someone which gives you all that information.
27-08-2015 03:17 PM
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Xaos Offline
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RE: GUI - Creature Pane
(27-08-2015 03:17 PM)Mello Tonin Wrote:  Are you talking about a list type display so you can see all at once because the creature info window will come up already when you click on someone which gives you all that information.

Yes. a list display.
27-08-2015 05:30 PM
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Xaos Offline
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RE: I & S - Creature Pane
If this was implemented, it could act as a creature selection. It could solve the problem of selecting while digging. A button could even be added in this pane for creating groups of creatures. (i.e. 'squads')
06-09-2015 05:53 PM
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CCXI Offline
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I touched on the idea of not being able to select minions at all with mouse click. Should have to go thru the existing screen.
This would get rid of the need to hold shift, or rasmus's worry of changing space and confusing new players.

http://forum.dwelvers.com/showthread.php...480&page=3
07-09-2015 02:48 AM
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RE: I & S - Creature Pane
(27-08-2015 06:22 AM)Xaos Wrote:  This was touched on in the Steam forum (which I have just discovered...).

It would be nice to have an info panel for creatures. Something simple like:

Creature Type Name Level Health Current Task Armor Weapon

Sortable by each category. Clicking a creature quick jumps the camera to that creature.

Hmm, the creature info screen and selecting between creatures are already in the game as seen here: http://forum.dwelvers.com/showthread.php?tid=1261

[Image: CreatureMenu-Char.jpg]

Adding a squad system through it is something we could do if necessary.
08-09-2015 08:46 AM
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Mello Tonin Offline
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I think he's looking for something more like this. While you can currently get all the info on the current selected character and even scroll across the bottom to view others, to get a good overview a list would be a lot easier because you could also filter. If I had more time I would throw together a concept based on another game I like to play which is something similar to Settlers called Cultures. From this image you can see a scrollable list of all characters, filter them by several categories, and something that isn't shown here which could easily be added is what they are currently doing.

[Image: 21SEp.jpg]
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08-09-2015 05:08 PM
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Hmm, yeah. I like this!
But I would like to wait a bit with it until we get all the creature skills etc in there so that I don't have to redo it when more creature features gets added.
11-09-2015 09:54 AM
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