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by Livinghippo
Sat Mar 09, 2013 5:57 pm
Forum: Development
Topic: Maia Alpha Milestone Progress 0.25
Replies: 12
Views: 10400

Re: Maia Alpha Milestone Progress 0.25

Wow, I completely missed the music! (watched the video without sound the first time)
Sounds great... very Vangelis. :D[/quote]
The music sounds a lot like the old tiberium sun and firestorm expansion games. It definitely suits the game
by Livinghippo
Sat Mar 09, 2013 5:54 pm
Forum: Development
Topic: Maia's firearms
Replies: 37
Views: 14304

Re: Maia's firearms

SimoRoth wrote:
Fleug wrote:The assault rifle looks great! Will the colonists use other weapons at some point? Does that mean there will be... aliens to fight? :)
There will be 5 species of alien fauna in the core game. :)
Wait... fauna? the way you say that makes it sound like we might be battling flora aswell
by Livinghippo
Thu Mar 07, 2013 11:07 pm
Forum: Development
Topic: A game within a game.
Replies: 9
Views: 4464

Re: A game within a game.

It should obviously be recursive, at least for an iteration or two ;) Edit: Looks like it might be. This makes me happy. Totally infinite. (with a 1 frame delay) :D Make it so that if you zoom in (there's zoom right?) or click to view the view of the camera an easter egg appears (e.g. a line saying...
by Livinghippo
Thu Jan 17, 2013 5:23 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Depth verses Complexity
Replies: 6
Views: 2467

Re: Depth verses Complexity

So.. you want maia to be a more fast paced game, less a turn based tactics game and more of a fps shooter pace? i know what you're trying to convey but i have to disagree with part of this video. If maia has depth, but no complexity.. It's never going to be a challenge? surely it's going to be a lit...
by Livinghippo
Fri Jan 11, 2013 8:54 pm
Forum: Development
Topic: Maia Renderer update
Replies: 6
Views: 4128

Re: Maia Renderer update

The scale of the people compared to the environment seems just right. I find in quite a few management games everyone tends to be awkwardly small, but you seem to have captured the right balance. no, go one better! Make the red bits (or rusted steel look) attatched to the side an armor upgrade :D i...
by Livinghippo
Fri Jan 04, 2013 4:40 pm
Forum: Development
Topic: Maia surface suit.
Replies: 19
Views: 8567

Re: Maia surface suit.

Nice, is he going for a retro divers look ? http://www.google.co.uk/imgres?um=1&hl=en&safe=off&client=firefox-a&sa=N&tbo=d&rls=org.mozilla:en-GB:official&biw=1366&bih=636&tbm=isch&tbnid=89kVaIXkR44l2M:&imgrefurl=http://www.divesitedirectory.co.uk/uk_scotland_inland.html&docid=sps-2wUgat_ivM&imgurl=h...
by Livinghippo
Fri Jan 04, 2013 4:38 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: What are your system specs
Replies: 76
Views: 23810

Re: What are your system specs

Not going to lie, my specs are worse then all of the selectable options, i'm worried i'm not going to be able to run maia now :/ also most the people posting here DEFINITELY have higher then the average gamer. Is it possible to make low minimum specs but some really good high maximums, to please eve...