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Thread: Updated NCF thread [ This thread is 56 pages long: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 (44) 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 ]
SimonaK
SimonaK


Promising
Supreme Hero
posted January 21, 2010 11:42 PM
Edited by SimonaK at 23:43, 21 Jan 2010.

Quote:
P.S. Can anyone re-post the downloads for "Ballista Upgrades" and "Memory Mentor"? The link on Speedy Share tells me the files cannot be found.

Hi Crispy_Critter,

I suggest to you to download the MegaPack!

That contains balista and its upgrades, Memory Mentor and a big lot of others NCF

http://heroescommunity.com/viewthread.php3?TID=29999&pagenumber=1

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Crispy_Critter
Crispy_Critter


Hired Hero
posted January 22, 2010 10:19 PM

SimonaK,

Thanks for the reply. I don't know if it's me or my computer, but the MegaPak conflicts with Oblivion Mod. I was hoping the NCF Bank would be updated, because Ballista Upgrades and Memory Mentor are not there.

Thanks again to you and all the talented modders here.

P.S. Does anyone know if it would be possible to make a creature from the catapult and give it boulder "spread" shot like the Gargantuan in H4? I'm hoping to have the time to learn how to mod one day.

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SimonaK
SimonaK


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Supreme Hero
posted January 23, 2010 12:27 AM

mmh, for my share, I didn't have conflict with oblivion mod
btw I'm not the NCF bank's owner.

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Nebiiiii
Nebiiiii


Adventuring Hero
posted February 16, 2010 04:35 PM

where will this creatures go?

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SimonaK
SimonaK


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Supreme Hero
posted February 16, 2010 05:00 PM

to roma?

I find your question poorly worded
Be more specific.

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zanzertem
zanzertem

Tavern Dweller
posted February 18, 2010 08:00 PM
Edited by zanzertem at 20:29, 18 Feb 2010.

Edit: Nevermind, figured it out.
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Psatkha
Psatkha


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Known Hero
posted February 27, 2010 04:09 AM
Edited by Psatkha at 04:15, 27 Feb 2010.

Update list of NCF's creatures:

#429 - ZOMBIE_WARRIOR [joint project by ArchWarl0ck]
#430 - FERAL_GRIFFIN [joint project by ArchWarl0ck]
#431 - TRACKER [joint project by ArchWarl0ck]
#432 - INCUBUS [joint project by ArchWarl0ck]

#433 - FEELER [joint project by mDance]

#434 - MEYKONGR
#435 - AMASON

#436 - CONDOTIER [joint project by Lord05A]

#437 - REVENGER [joint project by Halfer]

#438 - AXEMAN [joint project by Stetnoel]
#439 - TIRAILLEUR [joint project by Stetnoel]
#440 - BANNERET [joint project by Stetnoel]

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Warmonger
Warmonger


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Legendary Hero
fallen artist
posted February 27, 2010 04:17 AM

The funny ting is that after one year posts can't be edited except of moderators. Why do we ever need such ridiculous limitations? It stops many long-term projects from proper organization.
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Psatkha
Psatkha


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Known Hero
posted March 15, 2010 09:16 AM

Creature #437 "Revenger" (joint project by Halfer) is updated and available now!



"Revengers are callous henchmen of necromancers; formerly they were fearless and brave warriors who have been dispatched to certain death by the treacherous order of their commanders. Dying they have sworn to wreak vengeance at any cost for their nonsensical death, consequently they are violently plunging into the thick of the battle on the first command, intimidating the fear and the horror in the enemy’s ranks."

My page

Revenger

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Fauch
Fauch


Responsible
Undefeatable Hero
posted March 18, 2010 03:22 PM

looks nice

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Kerr
Kerr

Tavern Dweller
posted March 19, 2010 06:43 AM
Edited by Kerr at 06:44, 19 Mar 2010.

Hey psatkha where u get finished the pirates???

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Psatkha
Psatkha


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Known Hero
posted March 19, 2010 07:13 AM

Quote:
Hey psatkha where u get finished the pirates???


Sooner or later I do it

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Kerr
Kerr

Tavern Dweller
posted March 19, 2010 08:27 AM

I will be waiting.....

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Trashid
Trashid


Famous Hero
posted March 21, 2010 08:12 AM

Could i get some numbers?
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SimonaK
SimonaK


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Supreme Hero
posted March 21, 2010 10:53 AM

say which numbers you want. be sure they are not already used.

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Trashid
Trashid


Famous Hero
posted March 21, 2010 12:17 PM

Can i take 756-766?
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SimonaK
SimonaK


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Supreme Hero
posted March 21, 2010 12:19 PM

yes of course.

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Trashid
Trashid


Famous Hero
posted March 22, 2010 03:39 PM
Edited by trashid at 18:40, 22 Mar 2010.

How can i change the name and icon in editor?
Cos now it looks like this:

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SimonaK
SimonaK


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Supreme Hero
posted March 22, 2010 08:28 PM
Edited by SimonaK at 20:45, 22 Mar 2010.

OK.

to get the name, you must define the path of the name file from the creaturevisual in the monstershared file.

as you must know, the monstershared file comes from MapObjects folder.

put the path of the name file in the <messagesFileRef> tag as in this following sample:

Quote:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<AdvMapMonsterShared>
<Model href="/Characters/Creatures/Renegades/RoyalGriffin_LOD.xdb#xpointer(/Model)"/>
<AnimSet href="/Characters/Creatures/Renegades/RoyalGriffin-arena.xdb#xpointer(/AnimSet)"/>
<blockedTiles/>
<holeTiles/>
<activeTiles>
<Item>
<x>0</x>
<y>0</y>
</Item>
</activeTiles>
<passableTiles/>
<PossessionMarkerTile>
<x>0</x>
<y>0</y>
</PossessionMarkerTile>
<Effect/>
<EffectWhenOwned/>
<messagesFileRef>
<Item href="/Text/Game/Creatures/Haven/BattleGriffin.txt"/>
</messagesFileRef>
<WaterBased>false</WaterBased>
<ApplyHeroTrace>false</ApplyHeroTrace>
<SoundEffect/>
<flybyMessageFileRef href=""/>
<ObjectTypeFileRef href="/Text/Visibility_Types/Units.txt"/>
<TerrainAligned>false</TerrainAligned>
<FlyPassable>true</FlyPassable>
<AdventureSoundEffect/>
<RazedStatic/>
<Icon128/>
<Type>MONSTER_SPECIFIC</Type>
<Creature>CREATURE_BATTLE_GRIFFIN</Creature>
</AdvMapMonsterShared>


for the icon.

you must create a file localized to MapObjects\_(AdvMapObjectLink)\Monsters\NCF

your file must be named Creature_756.xdb

look in the NCF__Core.pak or any others NCF mod for example.
you can copy another file as well.


open the file:   (this is a example with battle griffin)

Quote:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<AdvMapObjectLink>
<Link href="/MapObjects/Haven/Renegates/BattleGriffin.(AdvMapMonsterShared).xdb#xpointer(/AdvMapMonsterShared)"/>
<RndGroup/>
<IconFile>models\Icons\monsters\Grifin_R.tga</IconFile>
<HideInEditor>false</HideInEditor>
</AdvMapObjectLink>


in the <Link> tag put the exact path of the monstershared file of your creature.

in the <IconFile> put a path ...but this path begins in your {H5 game root}\Complete folder..

surely this folder doesn't exist, create it...and put your icon dds file inside.

example:
if HeroesV Root is D:\Game\HeroesV then create D:\Game\HeroesV\Complete
in this folder put your icon

and in the IconFile tag put: <IconFile>myicons.dds</IconFile>  replace myicons.dds by your icon name.

finally put « true » instead of « false » for the <HideInEditor> tag.

when it's starting, the Heroes V Editor will read the {Heroes V}\Complete folder to scan new icons with dds or tga format.


BUT

once the editor has seen a new creature, it creates a file for the icon...and if this file is present
then never it returns in the complete folder to reset...

you must go in {Heroes V}\Editor\IconCache\AdvMapObjectLink\MapObjects\_(AdvMapObjectLink)\Monsters\NCF
to kill your Creature_756 file icon before to reset/change it in the editor for next time.

if you don't kill this file, never the editor will see the new icon to replace the old.

actually, your creature has a icon the default icon given by the editor: the « no icons » grey square.


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Trashid
Trashid


Famous Hero
posted March 23, 2010 12:00 PM

I am really grateful for such explanation
I guess everything should work fine, but it doesnt. So ive changed the name in editor, it worked fine, ive also put the icon to Complete folder, once ive created it, but when ive deleted the Creature_756 from the IconCache folder, there was no "my creature" in the editor anymore. The file was replaced by something that has few bits. When ive "revived" the file back to the folder, the editor still doesnt show the creature in the "Monsters". I did everything like you said, and checked it. Maybe the reason for this is fact, is that i have  other language of the main folder? Thanks anyway for using your time to help me
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