Does Pegasus Sacrifice when Icarus Strikes?

Discussion and questions about the latest version of Chaos Reborn. Not for bugs, but for comments about the game play.

  • If a wizard with windwalker jumps from a hex adjacent to a Pegasus does the Pegasus sacrifice if the wizard is hit by Icarus :?: What if the landing hex is adjacent to a Pegasus; would that Pegasus sacrifice :?:
    Glas Masv, Child of the Light-Eater, Ascendent Metamorphic Singularity; MastrMynd of Hegemony

    Join Hegemony! Original PvP/Realm/Lore Guild.

    Send a PM or contact Glas Masv aka GlassJaw in-game or on Discord to Apply.
    User avatar
    Glas Masv
     
    Posts: 149
    Joined: Mon Aug 01, 2016 8:04 pm
    Location: Metro D.C. USA


  • I'm almost certain that pegasus never sacrifices for icarus strikes. This is because the creature takes the hit in the air, rather than adjacent to the pegasus.
    Image
    User avatar
    RafiRomero
     
    Posts: 1273
    Joined: Sat Apr 05, 2014 11:36 am
    Location: Cumbria, UK


  • yes, agreed. Have seen this attempted on multiple occasions
    User avatar
    Aka
     
    Posts: 194
    Joined: Tue Aug 02, 2016 4:18 am

Wed Oct 18, 2017 11:06 pm

  • edit
    Last edited by Glas Masv on Wed Oct 18, 2017 11:08 pm, edited 1 time in total.
    Glas Masv, Child of the Light-Eater, Ascendent Metamorphic Singularity; MastrMynd of Hegemony

    Join Hegemony! Original PvP/Realm/Lore Guild.

    Send a PM or contact Glas Masv aka GlassJaw in-game or on Discord to Apply.
    User avatar
    Glas Masv
     
    Posts: 149
    Joined: Mon Aug 01, 2016 8:04 pm
    Location: Metro D.C. USA


  • Ty. Is the air considered one space, or many hexes in air? Or is it a temporary air interim?
    Glas Masv, Child of the Light-Eater, Ascendent Metamorphic Singularity; MastrMynd of Hegemony

    Join Hegemony! Original PvP/Realm/Lore Guild.

    Send a PM or contact Glas Masv aka GlassJaw in-game or on Discord to Apply.
    User avatar
    Glas Masv
     
    Posts: 149
    Joined: Mon Aug 01, 2016 8:04 pm
    Location: Metro D.C. USA


  • I love Chaos science class! But where is prof Mazy?
    User avatar
    ustolemytiger
     
    Posts: 371
    Joined: Thu Feb 27, 2014 1:24 am


  • ustolemytiger wrote:I love Chaos science class! But where is prof Mazy?

    lol

    Chaos Science! ..this week we shall be learning how to make Magic Fire
    User avatar
    Mazy
     
    Posts: 1785
    Joined: Mon Oct 06, 2014 8:24 pm
    Location: UK


  • Glass Jaw wrote:Ty. Is the air considered one space, or many hexes in air? Or is it a temporary air interim?


    Internally, there is no airspace in Chaos Reborn: flying creatures move from hex to hex just like walking creatures (but they ignore obstacles where necessary, and you see a different animation).
    It was difficult to decide what was most intuitive for pegasus/ icarus-death. Does the player expect a sacrifice if the victim takes off next to a pegasus, or if it lands next to a pegasus, or both? Snapshot went with neither, for the reasons above:)
    It was similarly difficult to come up with intuitive Line of Sight rules, so again, there aren't any: Icarus has homing missiles:)
    Image
    User avatar
    RafiRomero
     
    Posts: 1273
    Joined: Sat Apr 05, 2014 11:36 am
    Location: Cumbria, UK



  • RafiRomero wrote:
    Glass Jaw wrote:Ty. Is the air considered one space, or many hexes in air? Or is it a temporary air interim?


    Internally, there is no airspace in Chaos Reborn: flying creatures move from hex to hex just like walking creatures (but they ignore obstacles where necessary, and you see a different animation).
    It was difficult to decide what was most intuitive for pegasus/ icarus-death. Does the player expect a sacrifice if the victim takes off next to a pegasus, or if it lands next to a pegasus, or both? Snapshot went with neither, for the reasons above:)
    It was similarly difficult to come up with intuitive Line of Sight rules, so again, there aren't any: Icarus has homing missiles:)



    So that Unicorn the other day... you mean it walked straight through me?
    Image

    The Guild of the Cephalopods is now recruiting - We embrace all.

    - Chief Tentacle Arranger in The Guild of the Cephalopods.
    User avatar
    SpiteAndMalice
    DEMIGOD
     
    Posts: 6273
    Joined: Sun Apr 06, 2014 10:45 pm
    Location: UK



Return to Gameplay Discussion




Information
  • Who is online
  • Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests
cron