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  1. HellCEzAR

    [Spell] Solve MUI problem with arrays

    Hello everyone! Making a common spell, which locks the target in cage and damage him, ill made some arrays to make it MUI, but i cant solve my problem. Can u give me the answer, why MUI wont works? Do not focus what do a spell, i need to know, why mui not works. Ty
  2. Dord96

    [HD/Modeling] buffs ,effects, and missiles for Paladin spells basd on the class spells from WOW

    hello there are many good paladin models for the reforge version ,but i want to recreait the spells from WoW for some veriety insted of just copy past the generic paladin spells , and i know there are many of the buffs and effect in the classic section of the models but i am not sure i can use...
  3. D

    The Hive Spellbook

    Hello :D Since I write spell ideas almost each day, I thought of creating a thread that will be constantly updated whenever I add new ideas. If you have any spell suggestions, don't hesitate to post! I think that a source of abilities ideas would be of great benefit. Gravity Striker -...
  4. Bawbz

    [Altered Melee] Spellbringers - Open Beta (and chance to win up to $300)

    WHAT IS SPELLBRINGERS? Spellbringers is a total conversion mod for Warcraft III Reforged, completely changing the game into a classic real-time strategy game that is full of surprises. It boasts all new units, many custom models, and completely asymmetric factions. There are no heroes in...
  5. MyPad

    Lua Trigger Tags

    A minor peeve of mine when checking out lua scripts is that they use [code=jass] tags instead of [code="lua"] tags.
  6. Łapin Viktus

    Help for Heroes Skills

    Hello, my ambition is to create a nice map with 5 players who each play a hero: 1 Tank, 1 Heal and 3 DPS. The biggest problem is to make heroes complete with interesting gameplay but I have little skill in the creation of spells, my spells are quite wobbly and take me a lot of time for...
  7. LordHatchet95

    Diablo 3 Barbarian in WC3

    Hi everyone, LordHatchet95 here. So, a long time ago, I've been making a scenario about the d3 barbarian, but with 5 skills... So far I got: Bash: a powerful punch, generates 6 fury (mana) Weapon throw: Ranged attack, generates 6 fury Furious charge: Rushes towards a point, damaging enemies...
  8. Bandit

    [Spell] Spells stop working?

    So this is a problem i for some reason keep running into and i have no idea why. On a large map I am making, occasionally certain abilities will stop working. For example: Flamespitter Events Unit - A unit Starts the effect of an ability Conditions (Ability being cast)...
  9. Spell Development Framework

    Spell Development Framework

    Looks like the illusions can cast spells ;)
  10. Dispatcher

    Changing auto cast spells

    Hello guys is there a way to change Auto-Cast spells into just clickable spells?
  11. EmnoS

    [Spell] Copying and Pasting Units/Spells

    So I'm doing a learning with custom abilities and up until now everything went great the tutorials here are god damn amazing. But I just copied a "buff" and just pasted it to copy all its properties without having to redo everything if I want a variation of it but only change one thing. And my...
  12. Dispatcher

    Making AI use Skill points

    Helloo i have made a custom hero with custom abilities but when the ai hero Levels up i noticed that the ai hero won't spend the skill points thus he cannot use other abilities how do i fix this?
  13. the3aqle

    [Spell] Is there a way to make normal damage based spells?

    Is there a way to make damage based spells? I saw attribute-based spells like ability deals Agility x2 Strength x3. But I want to damage based spells like Searing Arrows. Adding bonus damage to spells or multiplying hero damage. Thanks for your help in advance. Sorry for my English.
  14. Teitan

    Need help with triggered spells!

    Hello, lately i got a lot of free time and decided to try the world editor again, this time starting with something simpler than a map, a custom hero. Now first of all i want to clarify that i don't own any of the resources used on this hero, everything from the 3d model and special effects to...
  15. cleavinghammer

    [Miscellanous / Other] Underwater Combat Ideas

    Brainstorming ideas for spells and mechanics for an underwater map (in this case, a map with an underwater and a surface section, as seen on the Water War Submerged map). The idea is that while underwater, units can move on the seafloor (treated as ground units) or swim above it (treated as...
  16. The3X

    Warcraft 3 AI cannot learn Hero spells (fix!)

    Hey all. Since one of the latest patches, the AI in Warcraft 3 cannot choose Hero spells for their heroes. In any melee or custom map, it fails the standard AI script and somehow they don't know how to learn a hero spell. However, if the spell is learnt, they can use it like in the old days...
  17. cleavinghammer

    Day, Night, Wild, and Space-themed Spells

    Need spells with a day/sun/light, night/moon/darkness (but not in the evil sense), wilderness/beasts, and space (not sci-fi)/emptiness-elemental theme, for both hero and unit spells. Standard spells with different models and icons are fine if you can make them fit the theme. If you know of good...
  18. SoulGuardianHero

    My characters I want to make a spell and some models out of this.

    I'm not good at modeling so I like someone to make spells and models out of this here they are. This is ordal a Nephalem a race of half breeds of angels of Aether and demons of Nether Nephalem (3.5e Race) - D&D Wiki his class is the Drayon Drayon (3.5e Class) - D&D Wiki and the fane a...
  19. Voljin

    Disabling health/mana regeneration temporarily

    Hello Hive, I'm trying to make a survival type game where, if you go too long without eating food, you get a hunger debuff and 20% of your hero's health knocked off. Problem is... it just regenerates before the next timer finishes, which doesn't really go with the theme... Is there some way to...
  20. Niels

    Need help

    Hello hive, in this topic i need help you. I need because i have problem to import jass spells. When i save the trigger i get error script in a few line. Can you teach me to import jass spell step by step. Thanks for advance
  21. TyDieGuy99

    [Spell] Points and Unit Groups

    So I have a trigger where it takes every unit within X of a point(position of casting unit) and adds them to a unit group. This is followed by creating a special effect at the position of each unit in the unit group. For the purpose of eliminating leaks. How would I assign a point(or type of...
  22. firstblood1510

    Selecting units in a cone

    I'm trying to make a spell based on forked lightning, but the damage is based on stats. Does somebody know how to get units in a cone?
  23. TheSilverhand

    Creep Wars Content help?

    I have been working on this project solo for over a year now, and I am at need of someone who could help me with my project. I have a map called Creep wars: CreepWarsTSHv39 The goal of the game is to Destroy the enemy castle, where you can also conquer control points to earn extra Gold &...
  24. Dark-Zalor

    [Solved] Problem with imbricated structures

    I got problems with my spell. Here it is an aura that increases the MaxHp of nearby allies. There is 2 structs Data and Buff. Data checks the unit that are around the owner of the buff Buff is a struct for each allies that got the bonus of life To write the code clearly I made an attribute d...
  25. auricgoldfinger

    I organise a Life of a Peasant Japan (LOAP) game

    Hi everyone ;) (welcome and please wait a sec for images to upload) I would like to play a Life of a Peasant, just like in the good old days. I really miss these maps. I have my own hostbot functioning on Battle.net I mean there's no hosting problems for me. All I need are players :D let me...
  26. Wardota2 Gamer

    Hosting your voted Bundle's to Youtube!

    I am Working on a Video/Trailer to be hosted in my channel. But I need your help to vote a resource for me. 2 Trailer's / 3 Top 5 You must vote for a fitting Resource so that I can start in creating the Video/Trailer of the Resource. I will make 2 videos in the trailer and 3 videos for the top...
  27. Abyssion

    [Spell] Blocking Trigger Spell Damage

    Hello everyone, I have a map where Hero ability damage is caused by triggers (Because I need dynamic damage for the abilities as they are partly affect by Hero Stats). I noticed the spell block ability doesn't block damage caused by trigger spells. Is there a way to fix this? Thanks in advance.
  28. sMatthew

    Spell casted by an item. prob

    So when a unit is using item. How should i make conditions to call what item, what unit is targeted. should i change the event to using ability but how do i call the targeted unit and spell on item being used? i've tried many commands but none of it rly works..
  29. Mathayis

    [Spell] I'm a noob

    Hey there, I'm sorry for posting again on the same topic....But I'm desperately trying to figure out why my map is lagging so bad.. It only seems to happen when enemies cast spells, spells like Flame strike are the worst, or if one of my characters is poisoned... This only seems to happen late...
  30. TheBigMetalHandInTheSky

    [Spell] Spinning Missile Projectile

    How do I make a spinning missile projectile? I want the missile to spin above the caster's head for a few seconds and then fly towards the target. :grin:
  31. tolist85

    tolist's Video Series

    Hi there, ı have tutorial videos about War Craft 3. I hope you like my tutorials. How to make waterfalls: How to make UI (User Interface): Fade Filter Tutorial: Custom Sky Tutorial: Custom Icon Tutorials: New tutorial is Teleport, Gates Tutorials. New tutorial is Elevator Tutorials.
  32. xxdingo93xx

    [Strategy / Risk] Creep Wars Ultimate

    Hello ladies and gents, I'll ask you kindly to share your thoughts on this, maybe add your ideas if you have some and your honest opinion if you think it is worth remaking this map. Lately I became nostalgic again watching a video about the 12 year old custom map Creep Wars. If you can't...
  33. SSJ7107

    [Spell] Plague-like ability? Is it possible?

    What's up guys I'm trying to make a new spell that deals damage over time and when the unit dies, it spreads to nearby enemy units (Damage is based on attribute). Is there a way to make this possible or No? o_Oo_Oo_O
  34. Carlt0n

    [Spell] Custom debuff on auto attack.

    Hey all, I have been using the map editor for about a week and utilized this site a tonne. Hopefully I have chosen the correct forum to post my question. I am trying to create a passive spell which applies a debuff to the target of the spell owner's auto attack. I have been unsuccessful so...
  35. Adorm

    [Solved] Having a severe problem with this. *Solved*

    Hey Guys, I'm developing a Trigger for my map to work alongside a spell that enslaves an enemy unit to make them into a worker. The spell is solely for animation and the Trigger is doing all of the work, but the problem is that it seems the Trigger isn't working properly and is jumping over...
  36. Tfz

    Request for custom skills for a new map. (League of Legends)

    I need custom skills created for each of the heroes listed bellow. (Q W E R). (Copies of the actual skills that are right now active in the game) Making a huge project here, plan to make it the second most played custom map after dota. Nami. Alistar. Jax. Diana. Nocturne. Irelia. Ahri...
  37. Krakenn99

    [Hero Arena] Krakena's Project

    Hello everyone this is my project that I'll be wroking on. I have just started it and I still have no idea in which direction I want to move to. For now I am only making heroes but I don't know what the actual map type will be in the end of the making of this. I hope that people who bother...
  38. sarumanthecursed

    Abilities cancelling each other out

    Hey. in my map I have a lot of abilities so I tend to have to reuse the same dummy abilities like all the autocast abilities and roars, etc.... my problem however is if I use two Inner Fire dummy abilities to place TWO different buffs on a unit with each having separate triggered effects, one of...
  39. Setokaiva

    [Spell] How to: Free up ability slots on this builder hero

    How many times do 8 abilities go into only 6 ability slots? Far too much. x_x And to be honest, it's giving me a frustrating time. I could probably figure this one out on my own, but since I've had luck here before, I thought I'd ask around the Hive again for some help. Here's the context...
  40. Rubellu Sidus

    Boss Fight Spells

    Hi there. I'm new in the Request area and need some help. I'm planning to do a little Campaign which the last mission will be a Boss battle. The Boss have the following abilities: Vampiric Swarm - Based on Carrion Swarm: Every 15 seconds the boss will stop and unleash a horde of bats in...
  41. GrinGrin

    [Spell] Raise Dead not registering Corpses in a custom unit with Corpse Hold. [SOLVED]

    Sup guys. I've been wracking my brain for a while now, and I just can't seem to understand what's happening. I've been messing around in the Editor, just trying out some different ideas. One of the things that I tried to make is a different type of Supply/Defense building for Undead. It's just...
  42. Tzalksar

    Simple "Magic Missle"-type spell

    Im actually quite suprised that there isn't a bolt-type magic spell in War3 that doesn't have timed effects on it (other than arrow type spells), or that simply does damage. The closest I've gotten is to take shadow strike and set its duration to 0.01. + Even when you set duration to 0, it sets...
  43. Dark-Zalor

    Hyperion Last War V1,3

  44. xxdingo93xx

    [Arena] Cosmo Arena

    Welcome to .... Cosmo Arena After many years of pausing my activity on the hiveworkshop and maybe even on Warcraft 3 in general, my passion to this game overcame me again. Recently I felt like I could do more than what I did before, and I could make it even better. I am almost finished...