Tacticular Cancer: We'll have your balls

  1. You can now buy a 16 GB Codex Troll USB 3.0 for $30 USD (includes postage), simply [donate to the campaign] here!
  2. Welcome to rpgcodex.net, a site dedicated to discussing computer based role-playing games in a free and open fashion. We're less strict than other forums, but please refer to the rules.

    "This message is awaiting moderator approval": All new users must pass through our moderation queue before they will be able to post normally. Until your account has "passed" your posts will only be visible to yourself (and moderators) until they are approved. Give us a week to get around to approving / deleting / ignoring your mundane opinion on crap before hassling us about it. Once you have passed the moderation period (think of it as a test), you will be able to post normally, just like all the other retards.

Game News Age of Decadence August Update

Discussion in 'RPG Codex News & Content Comments' started by VentilatorOfDoom, Aug 10, 2011.

  1. Vault Dweller Ubersturmfuhrer

    Vault Dweller
    Joined:
    Jan 7, 2003
    Messages:
    22,168
    Location:
    Vault 13
    Click here and disable ads!
    http://www.irontowerstudio.com/forum/in ... l#msg68414

    Mockups in a sense that the new interface isn't connected yet.

    Who cares? Our primary concern is quality not whether or not we'd make enough money.

    Yes, I'm sure they will be very impressed when AoD sells 3,000 copies. If anything it will reinforce their belief that they are on the right track.
    ^ Top  
  2. felipepepe Prestigious Gentleman Codex's Heretic Patron

    felipepepe
    Joined:
    Feb 2, 2007
    Messages:
    12,148
    Location:
    Terra da Garoa
    I care man, wanna ensure a sequel! :salute:
    ^ Top  
  3. sgc_meltdown Arcane

    sgc_meltdown
    Joined:
    May 8, 2003
    Messages:
    6,000
    How moddable is AoD? Say, from a scale of weapon tweaks to total conversions.
    ^ Top  
  4. J_C Could be Matt Barton. Maybe. Patron The Real Fanboy

    J_C
    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2010
    Messages:
    7,321
    Location:
    Hungary
    Project: Eternity Wasteland 2
    Of course this is the reality. But it would be great, if the opposite would happen.
    ^ Top  
  5. Vault Dweller Ubersturmfuhrer

    Vault Dweller
    Joined:
    Jan 7, 2003
    Messages:
    22,168
    Location:
    Vault 13
    If the quality is there, there is a good chance that the game will sell well.

    Doing more than tweaking weapon stats and adding new armor models will require good scripting skills and strong understanding of the game's systems, which will take a long time to acquire.
    ^ Top  
  6. J_C Could be Matt Barton. Maybe. Patron The Real Fanboy

    J_C
    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2010
    Messages:
    7,321
    Location:
    Hungary
    Project: Eternity Wasteland 2
    Come on man, be a little more optimistic. AoD will sell more than that. I bet it will sell at least 3500. :M
    ^ Top  
  7. DwarvenFood Arcane Patron

    DwarvenFood
    Joined:
    Jan 5, 2009
    Messages:
    4,795
    Location:
    Atlantic Accelerator
    Serpent in the Staglands Dead State Divinity: Original Sin Project: Eternity Wasteland 2
    Should hit the 10,000 mark. How many is enough to guarantee a sequel/ next game ?
    ^ Top  
  8. commie The Last Marxist Patron

    commie
    Joined:
    May 12, 2010
    Messages:
    7,967
    Location:
    Where one can weep in peace
    Divinity: Original Sin Project: Eternity
    Shit, they've got to finish the first game for starters. If they sell one copy it will be a milestone.

    I think that they'll hit the ubiquitous 'game too long in development, looking dated, needs a few more years of work porting it to a new engine' thing first.
    ^ Top  
  9. VentilatorOfDoom RPG Codex Staff Patron

    VentilatorOfDoom
    Joined:
    Apr 4, 2009
    Messages:
    6,072
    Location:
    Deutschland
    If you buy a copy of AoD you will get a special code which can be used to unlock your Codex forum account. If you don't, said account will get banned on the Codex 4 weeks after AoD's release. So you have a few weeks time. The idea is that only AoD buyers can post on the Codex. DarkUnderlord is coding the system currently and plans to check for possibilities to reach the lurkers too.
    ^ Top  
  10. asper Cipher

    asper
    Joined:
    Nov 14, 2007
    Messages:
    2,132
    Project: Eternity
    Joking aside, a separate tag for AoD buyers (or a secret subforum?) would be pretty cool
    ^ Top  
  11. commie The Last Marxist Patron

    commie
    Joined:
    May 12, 2010
    Messages:
    7,967
    Location:
    Where one can weep in peace
    Divinity: Original Sin Project: Eternity
    Yeah people would actually have to BUY a game before bitching about it....
    ^ Top  
  12. acolyte Educated

    acolyte
    Joined:
    Jan 24, 2010
    Messages:
    106
    I'm reached alright. And I approve!
    ^ Top  
  13. Joe Krow Arbiter

    Joe Krow
    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2007
    Messages:
    1,162
    Location:
    Den of stinking evil.
    Will this be available for direct download to my cortical brainstem in 2034? If so what will you do with the power generated from my body heat while I play it? Are you the one?
    ^ Top  
  14. Black Bart Charley Scholar

    Black Bart Charley
    Joined:
    Jun 13, 2010
    Messages:
    1,128
    ^ Top  
  15. Grunker RPG Codex Staff Patron

    Grunker
    Joined:
    Oct 19, 2009
    Messages:
    16,524
    Location:
    Copenhagen
    Codex 2012 Dead State Divinity: Original Sin Torment: Tides of Numenera

(buying stuff via the above links helps us pay the hosting bills)