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0019094AI War 2[All Projects] SuggestionFeb 3, 2018 11:15 am
ReporterBadgerBadgerAssigned ToDune 
Severityminor 
Status strongly consideringResolutionopen 
Product Version0.122 Ship Batch 3 of 7: 14 Ships! 
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Summary0019094: One Way Wormholes
DescriptionI feel like there are some interesting map opportunities if we had one way wormholes (especially in terms of scenario building with the Nemesis).

As a very quick example, consider a Clusters-esque map there are some clusters with only one-way entrances and a one-way exit, so you have to conquer the entire thing to get any critical units out.

This might also be useful in a Tutorial mode where you want to railroad the player through several planets for teaching purposes, and don't want them backtracking and seeing reminder text repeatedly.

I can come up with other examples if needed.
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Dune

Feb 3, 2018 11:10 am

administrator   ~0046847

I think this idea shouldn't be lost in the pile of other things going on. I think it as a great twist and another element in strategic planning.

BadgerBadger

Feb 3, 2018 11:15 am

manager   ~0046848

Also perhaps wormholes only accessible to certain units or to certain factions. Or temporary wormholes. I think there's definitely some great ideas in this design space, but I don't make sense for 1.0. Doing things like this (or Nomad Planets) would be great for an expansion.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
May 8, 2017 1:04 pm BadgerBadger New Issue
May 8, 2017 4:49 pm x4000Bughunter Status new => considering
Feb 3, 2018 11:10 am Dune Assigned To => Dune
Feb 3, 2018 11:10 am Dune Status considering => strongly considering
Feb 3, 2018 11:10 am Dune Note Added: 0046847
Feb 3, 2018 11:15 am BadgerBadger Note Added: 0046848