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!
Gamers mailing list __ Gamers@audyssey.org
If you want to leave the list, send E-mail to gamers-unsubscr...@audyssey.org.
You can make changes or update your subscription via the web, at
All messages are archived and can be searched and read at
If you have any questions or concerns regarding the management of the list,
please send E-mail to gamers-ow...@audyssey.org.