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How To Create A Hero Tavern

Discussion in 'General Mapping Tutorials' started by Flame_Phoenix, May 4, 2007.

  1. Flame_Phoenix

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    THX !! =)
    It did gave me a lot of work to do =)
    Btw, i also clicked the "feed me" link =). I make no idea what that is, but i did it lol.

    I am pondering the chance of posting here a JASS tutorial. Also a system to select heroes, very similar to Vexorian's one. But i still don't know.
     
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    Hey mate Thanks heaps, i had the general idea of how to do this, just wasn't 100% on the triggers, neway thanks was really helpful and well done :) sure it will help nebody new starting out
     
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    THX !!! =)

    It is really good to know that my work actually helps people.
    But hey, have a look on my icon tutorial as well, it was made to help professionals and people like you (very young beginners).

    Thx for the comment and reputation =)
     
  4. NR.Fear

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    I found one small grammar mistake, in picutre #9 it says ''buyed'', it should say bought ;)

    - I must be a pain in the but :)
    - No Worries
     
  5. Flame_Phoenix

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    LOL, sorry for that. I will try to correct that picture.

    Hope my tutorial is helping you though. Have a great time making taverns =)

    Happy Christmas and happy new year btw =)
     
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    Yeah, it helped me through :)
    Make a tutorial with 'Variables' - If you're able to..
    I don't really understand about GUI & JASS features :p
     
  7. Flame_Phoenix

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    It's good to know that my work helped =).
    Well, Variables complicate things a lot for new people, that's why I decided to exclude them from my tutorial.
    To create this tutorial I evaluated many maps, including dota, and I know that most of the stuff they do can be created with no variables(like repick option per example).

    However the level of memory increases with the level of simplicity (it shouldn't be this way but it is lol). If I make a very simple trigger for player 1 with no variables, I will have to repeat that same trigger 8, 9 10 times to make all players able to use it.

    Variables can be useful for such a purpose (saving memory).
    However, my point here is not the memory, is that everyone (even those who never opened the world editor) can create a Hero Tavern in the most simple and easy way.

    My tutorial is perfect for a start, but if you want to learn more about JASS and GUI variables I recommend you read some tutorials or download an opened version of dota.

    Oh and btw, Merry Christmas and happy new year.
     
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    good tutorial very useful
     
  9. Flame_Phoenix

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    Thx =). It is good to know we can actually help =).
    Remember to give +rep as well lol.

    It seems that people actually like this tutorial. I may yet upgrade this tutorial to include some well known features like the "-repick" or "-random" options.
    But i still don't know, i don't much time actually.
     
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    thanks :thumbs_up: this tutorial is nice. It is so easy to understand :grin:
     
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    Hi to all, i'm new ^^

    First of all, sorry for my bad english, I'm Italian :p

    Congratulations for your coll tut, but I don't have the voice that you selected in the Gameplay - Constant (my worldeditor is in italian).

    How can I add the hero to the game constant if I can't find the string? :(
     
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    MMM, Larhalt, I am afraid you will have to use a translator for that purpose, there is little I can do to help =S
     
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    I mean that I don't have any string with any name, only with a number..
     
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    mmmmmm can you post a screenshot ?
     
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    There's the whole windows of the Costant - Gameplay.
     

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    MMmm, worry not, you shall have an answer as soon as I have time to evaluate your pictures (lucky you i can understand little Italian lol).
     
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    question: how do i remove the hero i just selected from the tavern so no one else can select that hero???? (sorry if im interupting a conversation just im stuck)
     
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    Mmm, no problem pandarian, we already fixed Larhalt's problem when i spoke with him by msn a few days ago.
    About your problem, it is now complicated.
    I don't know how to do it yet, but i shall teach you how to do it once i find time to.

    EDIT
    I am sorry to say i don't have time to update the tutorial neither to help you as i would like to.
    However, you may like to see this template, i am sure it will help

    View attachment DotaTemplate1.0.w3x
     
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    can you make a tutorial on how to import files? cause im entirely clueless.:spell_breaker::spell_breaker::pal::pal:
     
  20. Flame_Phoenix

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    that depends on the file you want to import.
    If you want to import an icon, than read me icon tutorial, there is everything explained there.
    However if it is a skin or a model, you'll have to look for tutorials, because i don't talk much about those.