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    Re: [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    It's continually amusing how the bullying, murderous, backstabbing and generally completely despicable orc chieftain has become the "noble hero" of the readers.

    Hmm, yes, things are really going...
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    Re: [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    In ancient and forgotten days when the valar were young and Aule created the dwarves, his spouse Yavanna foresaw the danger posed to the trees and woods of Middle Earth by them and all else who would...
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    Re: [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    Coming up with descriptions of the huorns and ents thrashing the interlopers was hard, I felt like I'm just repeating myself over and over. I hope the rest of the story will flow a little easier for...
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    Re: [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    "Archers! Loose! Form ranks, maggots! Archers on the sides, halberds brace!"

    Making the most of the necessity to spread out in a marching column, the orcs adopted the simplest of formations when...
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    Melee area attack for infantry?

    Can infantry units (infantry code-wise) have a melee area attack? Like a plague censer bearer sweeping away all in front of it with each swing.

    Assigning the stat "area" to the "stat_pri_attr"...
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    Re: Huge Units Mod

    If total number of soldiers is the issue, why not just set unit sizes to something smaller than huge instead of going over the EDU again?

    I did the modding all manually, unit after unit. I had to...
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    Re: [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    Said hobbit would of course have to file a formal request like everyone else, which Malthur would review after Muzul making a preliminary decision and submitting it to the weekly orc administrative...
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    Re: Campaign AI Bonuses Mod

    The dude abides :cool:
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    Re: Campaign AI Bonuses Mod

    What's wrong with double posting when it's about different questions at different times? If you hadn't, I could hardly be expected to have noticed the question anytime soon.

    The money bonuses are...
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    Re: [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    Malthur awoke with a start. He rolled over and eyes darted left and right, not yet sure why he was awake but wary as any orc of danger from anywhere and anyone, friend or foe. It was darker now,...
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    Re: [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    Who knows, the springs of the health resort may even have the power to make a hobbit grow and grow even thicker and curlier hair, if such a thing can be imagined?
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    Re: EB II Unit Cards Mod

    My Little Pegasus units are added (Hellenic League).
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    Re: [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    The orcs camp was being built near the edge of the forest but still some hundred of steps from unrestricted open ground where cavalry could charge unimpeded. It wasn't surrounded completely by the...
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    Re: [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    Muzul will have to remember to book the two of you for next years trip. Happy Easter! No Easterlings appearing unfortunately.
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    Re: [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    Far north of Edoras, in the sparsely inhabited plains in the middle of Rohan, marched indeed the black-plated army of orcs and trolls. Thriving in the dark, orc raiding parties struck at herds and...
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    Re: [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    Riders rode with tidings and messages across Rohan but none came with the call to muster and the king was biding his time in his hall, people said, or the king could do nothing with his hands tied by...
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    Re: [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    Rohan was a land of great contrast and great likeness. A sea of grass, it held few large settlements and fewer still of stone or fortified in other manner. The land was roughly in the shape of a...
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    Re: [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    Our noble hero and kind and gentle benefactor indeed...:salute:
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    Re: [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    I see. I think it's also possible to attach pictures and insert directly into the post as the very next step, but the ability to group them into albums in that manner will certainly be mandatory to...
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    Re: [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    I believe I can make an educated guess judging from the comments to An Orcs Tale :)

    Album feature, is that like uploading the pictures as attachments? I know attachments can be grouped into...
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    Re: [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    The winter when the year passed from 2987 to 2988 of the third age was the wettest, muddiest and most miserable that any save elves or dwarves remembered. Snow drifted by in droves and melted as soon...
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    [Third Age MOS AAR] An Uruks Tale

    This will as the name implies be the bloody continuation of the tale of the orc Malthur. He has walked out of Mordor in the Third Age mod with the Massive Overhaul Submod 1.6.2 + all the other...
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    Re: Campaign AI Bonuses Mod

    Well, the ai has large bonuses but far from infinite money. I have also seen factions go bankrupt regularly so the diplomacy screen is probably correct.

    In another mod I added a script that...
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    Re: [WIP] Unreal Total War: EBII

    Removing AP can work out great in my opinion, it has been tried here and there and some people are very satisfied with the results, myself included. My take on the issue was giving maces and similar...
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    Re: EB II Unit Cards Mod

    Iberian unit cards are added. The Swedish word for louse is "lus" so Lusitania sounds a bit like the kingdom of the lice.
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    Re: Unit Pricing

    Very interesting. Do you have a similar formula for unit stats?
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    Re: favourite foot archer unit?

    The Sabaean elite can be quite effective and if you have the funds it is easy to build up armies of them pretty quickly. Unfortunately that is a bit impractical since their home lies so remote but...
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    Re: Huge Units Mod

    I have updated the mod with an expanded version adding a couple of more things. I am keeeping an original limited version of the mod too so everyone can choose whichever fits them best.
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    Re: Huge Units Mod

    @JPredz
    Welcome to the forums!
    Reforms require a lot of work that I haven't had the time for unfortunately. Here is a small mod with my alterations for a more aggressive campaign ai:...
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    Campaign AI Bonuses Mod

    A small mod that was requested, increasing campaign AI aggressiveness and monetary bonuses to make it more active. The mod alters the files description_strat.txt and campaign_script.txt.

    There are...
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    Re: EB II Unit Cards Mod

    I have added unit cards for the Sabaeans, a favourite faction of mine, along with their nefarious neighbours to the north.

    It is very strange how all the Sabaean archers, from militia to...
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    Re: Toxic Masculinity

    Hehe, deliver us from such foul threats to our personal safe zones as the Cis-Alpine celtic tribesmen, oh noble social justice consuls. CIS-Alpine...the worst of them all! Run for your lives...

    I...
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    Re: Dwarves campaing

    I play version 1.5 but I have modded the dwarfs and most other factions units to have very different stats and don't know what the vailla experience is like. Could someone describe in a bit more...
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    Re: EB II Unit Cards Mod

    An update adding some Celtic units.
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    Re: Huge Units Mod

    I can. Just upload your campaign_script.txt and desct_strat.txt so I can get to work on them, they are located here:

    ...Medieval II Total War\mods\ebii\data\world\maps\campaign\imperial_campaign
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    Re: Huge Units Mod

    Scripting, that would be the recruitment limitation script at the end of the campaign_script.txt? I removed it and saw some improvement, particularly the romans did notably better in the early...
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    Re: Huge Units Mod

    No, that is impossible. A unit has the same size regardless which faction has recruited it.

    In which campaign is this an insurmountable problem? I am genuinely interested because I find EB II...
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    Huge Units Mod

    This mod alters the unit size of most units to 250, foot as well as horse. The costs are changed by the same factor so the economical effectiveness of a unit will be comparable. The following unit...
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    Re: Mines and Mining

    Well, since the resources are there in the province and in the building description I conclude it must be the calculations and not the description which is at fault.
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    Re: Mines and Mining

    How many mineable resources are there in the region?

    What's hard with the dwarfs, aren't they superbly comfortable inside their karaks right from the start?
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