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KO2CV - 0.76

Posted: Sat Dec 24, 2005 1:47 am
by Steve Camber
http://www.camber.demon.co.uk/KO2CV

KO2CV076.zip

New feature:

8 Formations accessible during the game.

1 = 4-2-4
2 = 4-3-3
3 = 4-4-2
4 = 5-3-2
CTRL+1 = balanced
CTRL+2 = blitz
CTRL+3 = falcon
CTRL+4 = lockout

This is practically untested, so let me know any problems, and I'll release an update ASAP.

Merry Christmas to the KOA!
:gban:

Posted: Sat Dec 24, 2005 12:31 pm
by Semtex
AWESOME!

What a lovely present for the KOA.

Merry Christmas to you, Steve 'Jesus' Camber.

Posted: Sat Dec 24, 2005 12:41 pm
by Steve Camber
Better point out that to get this to work I had to disable the ability to load PM tactics. It may be possible to have 8 selectable tactics and PM tactics in the future, but for now it's just one or the other :)

Posted: Sat Dec 24, 2005 7:03 pm
by Mic
will play/test with this one from now (if bug free :wink: )

Posted: Sat Dec 24, 2005 9:23 pm
by Robert Swift
Well done Steve 'Messiah' Camber!

Let's LAUNCH this at the Landan International Tournament! Should be fun and experimental all at once.

Posted: Sun Dec 25, 2005 12:14 am
by Torchiador
Steve, Are you Santa Claus? This night would I want to play BF2, not KO2!!!! :) thank for your gift!

Posted: Mon Dec 26, 2005 12:56 pm
by Eternal-student
Great! Nice work Steve C. I look forward to playing this when I get back to Manchester.

Posted: Tue Dec 27, 2005 2:25 pm
by Binary
Great job Steve!...



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...what's this KO2 thing everyone keeps talking about?

Posted: Sat Dec 31, 2005 6:53 pm
by Torchiador
First test on 0.76 this night with Luigi...
Happy New Kickoff year! :)

Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2006 5:18 pm
by Torchiador
I've tested 0.76 with Luigi, Mario, Fabio and my bro Sandro (do you like these betatesters? :) )
The first thing that leaps out at you is the 2 hands problem for team B: while TEAM A can switch the ET using one hand only, team B must use 2 hands, leave the joystick alone...
The second thing that leaps out to me is that I'm not able to use the FALCON!!!! My lovely Falcon!!! where is my defence? and the wings? ARGH!!!!! :lol:
the only match I have lost yesterday was with my Falcon... 8)

Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2006 5:32 pm
by Steve Camber
I intended to use SHIFT+1-4 but had trouble detecting the SHIFT keypress. As it was getting late, and I could detect a CTRL press I used that, which seemed a good alternative.

Only after releasing the ADF and then trying it out on my A1200 did I realise that the Amiga only has ONE CTRL key, unlike the PC keyboard which has one on the left and one on the right. Oops!

So I'll change it to the SHIFT key somehow :)

Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2006 7:04 pm
by Torchiador
:) don't you like the doubletapping idea? :P

Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2006 7:31 pm
by Steve Camber
Double-tapping would be easy enough to do, but I would like to keep things compatible with the original format - When you hit "1", you know you are always going to get 4-2-4, and you dont have to check the text which appears at the bottom of the screen to be sure.