View Poll Results: Would you play this mod(if your a gammer)?

Voters
9. You may not vote on this poll
  • no

    3 33.33%
  • mabe

    3 33.33%
  • yes

    1 11.11%
  • absolutely

    2 22.22%

MOD Question from a newbie

This is a discussion on MOD Question from a newbie within the A Brief History of Cprogramming.com forums, part of the Community Boards category; Hey! I've only just began to learn C++ (or any programming for that matter), and I realize it will be ...

  1. #1
    Registered User
    Join Date
    Dec 2001
    Posts
    9

    Question MOD Question from a newbie

    Hey! I've only just began to learn C++ (or any programming for that matter), and I realize it will be a few years before I can begin making mods from games and stuff. But I was wondering If this scenario would be posible?

    Would it be possible for me to take 2 different (but I think they would fit together good with a few creative adjustments) games and combined them together into 1 mod? I realize that while playing you would have to be in 1 game engine at a time. That they can not simply work together, but what if I made a host program that dirrected which game engine the players where in and allowed them to change from one engine into the other while keeping their scores and stats and things on the host(mother) program?

    I was thinking like make a full multi-player online mod out of Tribes2 and Tachyon The Fringe. Were the players could have ground battles in the Tribes2 engine and then puchase ships to ingage in space battles and space travel in the tachyon engine. Mabe even a third type of battling could be included on the host(mother) program that could be more of a stratagy & team resourse/player command/management part.

    So what do you think? Could it be done? Or am I just a dreamer thats out of luck? BOOGIEMAN.....ICQ: 104000501 peace.......

  2. #2
    aurė entuluva! mithrandir's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2001
    Posts
    1,209
    Sounds like a cool idea, but be prepared for some very hard work. I guess it sounds theoretically possible, but man, that would be a monster to code/debug/test.

  3. #3
    Registered User
    Join Date
    Dec 2001
    Posts
    9

    Yea but I love a real challenge and I have a passion for learning and creating things

    By the time I'm good enough at programming to do this I'm sure I'll have a few new Ideas and It will probably evolve into a whole different plan but I allways fallow thru...........

    ...bring it on.................lol...................

Popular pages Recent additions subscribe to a feed

Similar Threads

  1. Python mod sched question
    By Overworked_PhD in forum Tech Board
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 04-26-2009, 03:16 PM
  2. Stupid Newbie question
    By TimL in forum C++ Programming
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 07-22-2008, 04:43 AM
  3. Newbie with Very Newbie Question
    By Jedi_Mediator in forum C++ Programming
    Replies: 18
    Last Post: 07-01-2008, 08:00 AM
  4. newbie: array question :(
    By cstudent in forum C Programming
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 04-09-2008, 06:46 AM

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21