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Strike On Tulagi, Multiplayer version

Strike On Tulagi, Multiplayer version

Gentlemen, it has been a while, but I have finally come around to releasing another map idea.

I present to you, Strike on Tulagi (multiplayer)

I was playing the single player map version yesterday, when I got the idea to make a multiplayer version out of it.

It's my first attempt at a small scale map idea, so it may require some work, if approved.

http://battlestations.eu/components/com_agora/img/members/165/mini_tulagi-map-1.jpg

http://battlestations.eu/components/com … -map-1.jpg

Once I upload the map picture to a point where you can actually see it clearly, I will post all the other, important details

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24-Aug-10 03:28:06

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Re: Strike On Tulagi, Multiplayer version

Ok, something has gone REALLY wrong with my attempt to upload my map image... if the administrators could help, that is appreciated.

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Re: Strike On Tulagi, Multiplayer version

i have better ideas ag and Nemesis ag

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Re: Strike On Tulagi, Multiplayer version

Triviaman wrote:

Ok, something has gone REALLY wrong with my attempt to upload my map image... if the administrators could help, that is appreciated.

I need more info. What happened when You tried to upload files?

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i have better ideas ag and Nemesis ag

Strike of Tulagi isn't used in any of new maps, personally i like the Idea to use it.

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Re: Strike On Tulagi, Multiplayer version

this is what remember:

I scanned the picture, saved it as a JPEG, and when I tried to post it using the standard method of posting pictures from my computer, that happened.

I found it to be weird because it didnt happen previously.

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Triviaman wrote:

that happened.

But what? I need more info about that. Please remember scanned pictures are really big. Maybe it was a reason.

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Re: Strike On Tulagi, Multiplayer version

When I said "that happened" I was referring to how when I try to make the picture bigger, it becomes less clear and how when you click on it to see the whole picture, only part of it is visible

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Ah OK. Try to download software which will give you simple resize picture options. I can recommend IrFanView image browser. Free, very fast and has nice features. If you decide to use it - pls remember about Plugins.

One of things on my To-Do list is scale pictures on forum (it can currently be done only by forcing scale and save them smaller). I need something, what could scale picture to fit browser window on-the-fly (when pcture thumbnail is clicked).

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Re: Strike On Tulagi, Multiplayer version

Wait a second... a comment on a thread which has absolutely nothing to do with the thread topic.

Est, I am 80% sure that is a "spam" comment

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Wait a second... a comment on a thread which has absolutely nothing to do with the thread topic.

Est, I am 80% sure that is a "spam" comment

I'm 100% sure. He is 100 % banned.

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Ok, since I can't seem to do anything about the picture, I'll just give the stats.  The top is clearly visible anyway when you bring it to full size.  The bottom only has the American fleet; and in a few sentances I'll elaborate on where the American ships are located.

AMERICAN UNITS:

Player 1: CV DD (30 F4Fs, 30 SBDs and 30 TBFs, 4 slots)
Player 2: CA DD
Player 3: CA DD
Player 4: CL DD

SPECIFICS:

1 Yorktown carrier, 2 Northampton CAs, 1 Atlanta CL and 4 Fletcher DDs (Plus 6 AI controlled LSTs)

The US Fleet is divided into two parts: The Primary fleet has six ships (The carrier, CL, 1 CA and 3 DDs) and is located between E8 and F8.  It is a 2-3-1 formation.  The front row, from left to right, is: Fletcher DD, Northampton CA (Player 2 units).  The middle row, left to right, is: Fletcher DD, Yorktown CV (Player 1 units), Atlanta CL (Player 4).  Bringing up the rear, directly behind the carrier, is another DD (Player 4).  The secondary fleet, consisting of a Northampton CA and Fletcher DD (Player 3 units) is about 2 1/2 squares to the west.  They are separate because they are escorting the 6 LSTs from SP. (Which are AI controlled)

JAPANESE UNITS:

Player 1: CA DD
Player 2: CA DD
Player 3: AF DD (30 A6Ms, 24 D3As, 24 B5Ns, 12 G3Ms, 4 slots)
Player 4: SY DD (10 H6Ks, 10 H8Ks, 10 PTs, 4 slots

Specifics: 1 Mogami CA, 1 Tone CA, 1 Airfeild, 1 Shipyard, 4 Fubuki DDs (Plus 4 AI controlled cargos)

    Player 1 has the two ships in the upper left (Mogami group), player 2 has the two ships in the upper right (Tone group), player 3 has the airfield and destroyer on the west side of Island, player 4 has Shipyard and destroyer on right side.  Basically, Tulagi island is set up exactly as it was in SP (the docked AK, the 3 AK fleet, the parked DDs and so on)

US OBJECTIVES:

Primary:
Sink the cruisers
Destroy Airfield
Destroy shipyard
Destroy fortress (Like from Single player, Tulagi island will have the same AA and coastal gun defences, including fortress)

Secondary:
Sink All 4 cargos
Ensure survival of at least 2 LSTs
Destroy Tulagi defenses (AA guns and coastal guns)

Japanese Objectives:

Primary:
Sink Yorktown
Sink cruisers
Sink Destroyers
Hold the Island

Secondary:

Sink the LSTs
Ensure survival of at least 1 AK

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Re: Strike On Tulagi, Multiplayer version

Oh, I forgot to ask: should I make a video on this map, like what I did with Ten-Go and Savo Island, or is the verbal descriptions I gave enough?

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Re: Strike On Tulagi, Multiplayer version

It appears that some people are starting to talk about making maps again... so I've brought this idea back up so people can see it.

What do you think guys?

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I like the stats. The two US and two Japanese cancel each other out with equal firepower. The Atlanta pretty much neutralizes the Japanese airfield, along with the Yorktown's air wing. Plus, the two side's DD's cancel each other out (with slight Japanese superiority). Looks pretty balanced. However, I don't like the secondary objective idea. Doesn't fit with the main jist of multiplayer. It would be fun, however. I like it that its pretty balanced. Nice. Plus, I would like to see a video if its not too hard.

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Re: Strike On Tulagi, Multiplayer version

(Sorry this reply is late)

Well, the idea of the secondary objectives was that I wanted to have something a little different with this map... you know, so that it was not "just another map idea."

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