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Old January 12, 2019, 05:33   #16
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Originally Posted by Ingwe Ingweron View Post
You might talk with Fizzix. I remember him doing a version where summons would only bring monsters that were already on the level.
Precisely - this code is still in the codebase, unused.

Originally Posted by Pete Mack View Post
Bringing in a number of dungeon level generated monsters (or slightly above) is equivent to bringing in a bunch of monsters from elsewhere on the level. This should be the default against which you decide other mechanics. Don't over think it.
There are some potentially interesting cases - for example, a monster might call precisely the monsters that the player has already teleported away
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