Hi Bryan,

Yeah, in "Battle of Olympus" the Ladon was basically just a stronger
version of the Hydra, and of course it could fly. Although, the Hydra
was fairly easy to beat, because it only took 8 hits from the staff to
kill which was sort of lame. The Ladon took something like 20 which
was more like it. The Minotaur took 32 which doesn't make a lot of
sense since i would have thought the Ladon was a tougher enemy to

Anyway, as for creating poison arrows I don't know. That adds
complexity both to programming and to the game. I'm hoping to think of
something easier and more simple for that situation.

On 11/12/10, Bryan Peterson <bpeterson2...@cableone.net> wrote:
> Maybe if you could poison your arrows with the Hydra's blood the way
> Heracles did. That was how he killed Ladon. Admittedly I don't know if Hydra
> poison would be strong enough to take out a dragon and even if it was you
> might have to fill it so full of arrows it'd probably look like a porcupine.
> But that was how Heracles is said to have killed Ladon when he went to fetch
> the Golden Apples. Of course in Battle of Olympus I'm sure Ladon was just a
> stronger version of the Hydra, one which flew rather than swimming in water.
> You also had to fight a Centaur to enter one of the caves, although
> admittedly if you were quick you could run past him and get inside without
> taking too much of a beating.
> We are the Knights who saaaaay...Ni!

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