Guidelines for a Competitive Melee Map
In the following you will be able to read about what makes a Warcraft III melee map functional as a competitive map. One of the most important things in the meta-game for warcraft 3, is the maps themselves. If a map favours a...
While I was browsing the Pending Maps Section and looked into some melee/altered melee maps, some contents of their description isn't right so here I am specifying what should be the contents of a melee/altered melee map description.
Describing Your Melee/Altered Melee Maps
Map Description Making: Good & Bad
The Community expands and changes from time to time, and because of it we venture ourselves more into defining the very sources of the map by giving an in-depth scope of its gaming mechanics, system-based features, print-screened images, and a lot more...
Integrating Tools Into JNGP
This quick guide will show you how to integrate a tool of your choice into JNGP, so that it may be executed from the toolbar. This tutorial covers:
Adding a menu.
Adding a menu entry.
Executing the tool.
Many tools, such as GMSI, use this process...
Running Multiple Game Instances
What is it?
kLoader is a program that allows you to run multiple instances of Warcraft 3 on the same computer at the same time. This is invaluable to mapmakers testing multiplayer aspects of their maps without having additional PCs or beta testers...
Symmetrical Hero Scaling
Or: Secrets and Pitfalls of Hero Balancing
This tutorial discusses some issues and solutions in terms of game mechanics for creating symmetrically scaling heroes.
Symmetrical scaling means that the relation of power between multiple heroes stays constant across...
Alternative Pathing Technique(For Lazy People)
This tutorial will show you a new technique for creating pathing blockers so that you don't have to spam tiny ones all over your map.
The benefit of this technique:
Will greatly reduce doodad counts and for bigger map it will have less...
Passive Abilities With Cooldown
I seen many people posted some threads about it and most people who knew how to make a passive ability with a cooldown wouldn't answer it, so here are the tricks to do this yourself (example:Geminate Attack from DotA!(Well IceFrog's spell is...