Fallout Tactics mod The Sum (1.5.5a)

Discussion in 'Fallout Tactics Modding' started by nadeauhugo, Sep 2, 2015.

  1. Golbolco

    Golbolco It Wandered In From the Wastes

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    Jul 12, 2015
    This project might be one of the most ambitious I've ever encountered in the modding world, wow.

    I think I've found a bug: I'm attempting to do the quest where I find the serial killers that wiped out Cleveland. I get a random encounter outside of Cleveland where there are three hostiles: two are named "survivors", the other one is a "hunter." I can kill the survivors just fine, but nothing I've tried will hit the hunter. The percentage to hit is always at 0% no matter how close I am or what weapon I'm using. Is this intentional, or has something gone wrong?

    Thank you, and I can't wait to explore this more and give longer thoughts.
     
  2. nadeauhugo

    nadeauhugo Author of FOT mod THE SUM Modder

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    Mar 9, 2014
    Hi there! Thanks for the comments yess :D

    Yep, that's intentional unfortunately. Random encounters are heavily bugged because of the engine. For example, a fraction of the objects they hold loose their tagname and it creates problems inside my mod. I had to remove most of them. Also, I soon realised that friendly random encounters can be attacked and killed without them attacking you back, ever. I found that a bit stupid and decided to make the friendly random encounter immortal instead. For those two reasons, random encounters are now a bit underused in my mod. I even thought for a moment about removing them completely, but they still add some kind of flavor to the game, so I kept them.
     
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  3. nadeauhugo

    nadeauhugo Author of FOT mod THE SUM Modder

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    Mar 9, 2014