As for your first point about jumping onto ledges and missing that's
often the result of simply not jumping far enough. I've done it plenty
of times myself and all I can say is to try again if that happens.You
will get a feel for jumping onto ledges after a while.
As to your second point that's an unresolved technical problem between
side-scrollers and 3d based game play. You can not shoot from a
staircase, ledge, etc because the look up/down commands page up and
down only changes the y axis of view and unfortunally in MOTA the z
axis is up/down. So I'm going have to write a custom look up/down
function for this game specifically to resolve this problem or rewrite
the targeting code to do this automatically in a 2d environment.
Either way it is one of those things I intend to fix sometime between
now and rc1.
On 8/17/11, dark <d...@xgam.org> wrote:
> Well I've finally6 got a copy of mota, and I'm liking what I'm seeing thus
> far, the analogue jump system is as i expected, as is the running jumps.
> the only two miner niggles I have are first, for some reason you don't
> always seem to reach a ledge after climbing up a rope and jumping off,
> sometimes you fall back to the bottom even when you've climbed as far as you
> can upwards. A note, perhaps the indicator saying "stone ledge" whenb your
> in a position to jump off might help, as might an indicator on how far you
> have fallen.
> Also, for some reason i can't attack monsters if I'm on a flight of stairs.
> After jumping the big gap and climbing downwards, there's a flight of steps
> going down and usually an enemy down there.
> whatever weapon I use, I don't seem able to targit at all.
> if there is a key to targit my attacks to a monster below me, I'd like to
> Other than that, i'm liking thus far, and these two issues might just be me
> getting used to the mechanics.
> All the best,
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