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Forum: Sil August 30, 2018, 18:22
Replies: 13
Views: 1,370
Posted By Bill Peterson
Yes, all the graphics files and code from Vanilla...

Yes, all the graphics files and code from Vanilla are still in place. Unfortunately, the person who developed Sil wasn't interested in graphics and didn't follow the protocols for defining the...
Forum: Sil August 30, 2018, 08:21
Replies: 13
Views: 1,370
Posted By Bill Peterson
I just picked up the latest Sil-Q thinking I...

I just picked up the latest Sil-Q thinking I would take a look at the graphics again and you've disabled the menu items. Was that really necessary? Were people getting confused by choosing graphics...
Forum: Sil April 2, 2018, 00:04
Replies: 7
Views: 1,145
Posted By Bill Peterson
Eugene, I'm not sure that I can be much help to...

Eugene, I'm not sure that I can be much help to you. Sil contains code inherited from Vanilla Angband and auxiliary files (in the lib/pref folder) to place graphical tiles on the screen....
Forum: Sil February 6, 2018, 20:18
Replies: 12
Views: 2,473
Posted By Bill Peterson
Glad you did this now, rather than a couple of...

Glad you did this now, rather than a couple of days later. I'm just putting the last touches on the revised Gervais graphics files. Are the spider and the artefacts of Betrayal the only new items to...
Forum: Sil February 3, 2018, 23:24
Replies: 7
Views: 1,145
Posted By Bill Peterson
It's all good. A little bit of a learning curve...

It's all good. A little bit of a learning curve with Eclipse, but I can compile it now.

And I believe I've found the situation (no problem) with the flavors. I had not noticed flavor.txt in the...
Forum: Sil February 3, 2018, 20:40
Replies: 7
Views: 1,145
Posted By Bill Peterson
No problem, I can see that this forum is lightly...

No problem, I can see that this forum is lightly followed, figured you'd be back eventually. I gave up on the idea of using MSVC when I found that Eclipse is quite adequate for looking at code. Are...
Forum: Sil January 29, 2018, 06:18
Replies: 7
Views: 1,145
Posted By Bill Peterson
Sil graphics

I came back to the forums to see if anything has changed and find that Sil has been forked and is undergoing some development, so I'm interested again. I note that it says that graphics don't work,...
Forum: Sil January 28, 2018, 05:08
Replies: 3
Views: 1,138
Posted By Bill Peterson
And as the old Scots caddie, or the Sil...

And as the old Scots caddie, or the Sil maintainer might say:

It was nae made t'be fair

Seriously, Gothmog, you've picked the most difficult and most frustrating of the roguelikes. I feel your...
Forum: Vanilla July 13, 2017, 23:38
Replies: 18
Views: 2,390
Posted By Bill Peterson
It would appear that Angband 4.1.0 has solved all...

It would appear that Angband 4.1.0 has solved all of the problems with cursed items. I found Calris and some boots of Elvenkind with a curse and +9 speed. Two or three store bought scrolls of Remove...
Forum: Vanilla June 30, 2017, 18:57
Replies: 11
Views: 2,447
Posted By Bill Peterson
Good for you, I only found it on 2 of my 3...

Good for you, I only found it on 2 of my 3 winners. I think the effect is more of, finding T1R greatly increases your chance of winning.

My mage was just lucky, but my mage found it by virtue of a...
Forum: Vanilla June 30, 2017, 18:40
Replies: 151
Views: 10,743
Posted By Bill Peterson
Thanks, but what you suggest is the scheme I'm...

Thanks, but what you suggest is the scheme I'm using now, what I was asking was whether I could combine the two actions in one keymap. I'm thinking not, as it appears to me that the spell failure...
Forum: Vanilla June 29, 2017, 23:28
Replies: 151
Views: 10,743
Posted By Bill Peterson
Long time player but newb to 4.x, still trying to...

Long time player but newb to 4.x, still trying to deal with new keymaps. This may be a feature, not a bug, but I'm wanting my paladin to cast Sense Surroundings then rest. Mapped a key to...
Forum: Vanilla November 16, 2015, 03:07
Replies: 68
Views: 13,320
Posted By Bill Peterson
Same here. I once found Thorin under rubble and...

Same here. I once found Thorin under rubble and since then I have to clear any rubble I come across. I think of rubble as the "Poor man's Scroll of Acquirement". But I've never found anything...
Forum: v4 July 2, 2015, 15:37
Replies: 11
Views: 6,416
Posted By Bill Peterson
I'm mostly inactive at the moment but will play...

I'm mostly inactive at the moment but will play the latest V4 release when I resume. I was just responding here based on philosophy rather than any recent gameplay.
Forum: v4 June 30, 2015, 17:43
Replies: 11
Views: 6,416
Posted By Bill Peterson
How about making it a little more exciting -...

How about making it a little more exciting - max_depth + rand(10)
Forum: Vanilla May 9, 2015, 02:42
Replies: 55
Views: 10,325
Posted By Bill Peterson
It's been a long time since I've used it, but...

It's been a long time since I've used it, but can't you stop the Angband Borg and control the character yourself? Wouldn't that satisfy the OP's desire for auto exploration?
Forum: Vanilla April 9, 2015, 02:00
Replies: 5
Views: 2,224
Posted By Bill Peterson
What I found annoying about finding Potion of...

What I found annoying about finding Potion of Experience early, when/if you get stats drained it can be a long time before you hit that next level. On my next character I'd consider saving the potion...
Forum: Vanilla April 2, 2015, 05:21
Replies: 31
Views: 6,335
Posted By Bill Peterson
There are other options. My one mage winner,...

There are other options. My one mage winner, granted it was 3.0.9 so things might be much different now, mostly beat on Morgoth with a sword. Of course it was Ringil, and I finished with over 30...
Forum: Vanilla April 1, 2015, 18:23
Replies: 10
Views: 3,708
Posted By Bill Peterson
I, personally, would buy some identification...

I, personally, would buy some identification scrolls or a staff and identify my equipment. You might very well have free action on those sandals and the scale mail could have anything from one low...
Forum: Vanilla March 10, 2015, 22:11
Replies: 16
Views: 3,605
Posted By Bill Peterson
I haven't played seriously or looked at any...

I haven't played seriously or looked at any Angband code since the 3.0.x versions, but I thought that phase door was the last resort for getting out of a vault. I certainly haven't logged as many...
Forum: Vanilla March 10, 2015, 02:15
Replies: 16
Views: 3,605
Posted By Bill Peterson
And it happened again, was inside a vault and a ...

And it happened again, was inside a vault and a quylthulg teleported me to another place in the vault. I'm getting close to the endgame so I guess I'll be very careful about keeping HP up. The times...
Forum: Vanilla March 8, 2015, 22:40
Replies: 16
Views: 3,605
Posted By Bill Peterson
Uh, this isn't supposed to happen. Radagast just...

Uh, this isn't supposed to happen. Radagast just teleported me into a vault, conveniently surrounded by nasty beasts. For the curious, I was about two steps away from him, approaching to melee as...
Forum: Vanilla March 4, 2015, 20:23
Replies: 51
Views: 15,599
Posted By Bill Peterson
I could have been the OP, got tripped up on this...

I could have been the OP, got tripped up on this the first 3.5.1 game I started. The option does make the early game a bit more tedious while you're trying to gear up when drops aren't exactly to...
Forum: Vanilla February 23, 2015, 17:30
Replies: 16
Views: 3,605
Posted By Bill Peterson
Sounds like a feature, not a bug. There's no...

Sounds like a feature, not a bug. There's no danger to monsters being teleported into a vault, but possible instadeath for the player. I'm pretty sure that all vaults are small enough that TO from...
Forum: Vanilla February 10, 2015, 03:47
Replies: 23
Views: 4,920
Posted By Bill Peterson
I wonder if the chances of getting these rarities...

I wonder if the chances of getting these rarities have changed over the years. I had 3 winners over the 3.0.6 to 3.0.9 versions and 2 of them found Ringil and the One Ring. Of course I take a lot of...
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