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tAPI Bluemagic's Mod - Elemental Unleash (Endgame Extension)

How difficult is the Phantom (compared to Duke Fishron)?

  • Way too easy

    Votes: 6 23.1%
  • Easy

    Votes: 3 11.5%
  • Fair

    Votes: 10 38.5%
  • Hard

    Votes: 6 23.1%
  • Way too hard

    Votes: 1 3.8%
  • This poll has been closed since it is pre-v0.2.3.

    Votes: 0 0.0%

  • Total voters
    26
  • Poll closed .

blushiemagic

Retinazer
tModLoader
More Polls (do not vote anymore):


v0.3.3
(Help needed, see Testing and Sprites sections)​

This mod aims to extend the endgame of Terraria by adding new bosses, world changes, items, etc. This is normally where I would write a long "summary" describing this mod's goal... but instead let's get straight to the content!
(Note: This mod is currently in a very incomplete state, at least compared to what I have planned. Also, I am not responsible for any trauma that might be caused by how terrible some of my pixel art might be.)

Brief List of Content:
  • 88 Obtainable Items
    • 15 Weapons
    • 6 Armor Pieces
    • 7 Tools
    • 3 Ammo
    • 2 Vanity
    • 22 Banners
    • 14 Other Placeables
  • 28 Monsters + 5 Variants
    • 2 Bosses
  • 1 Town NPC
  • Server Compatibility
  • Wireless Wiring
  • Glowing Mushroom Spreading
  • Custom Hitboxes (Trails, Diagonal, Circular / Elliptical)
  • Transformations
  • Unique AI
  • Lots more that I can't be bothered to list

Click Here for In-Depth List of Content

Testing
So here's the thing: this mod is a WIP, and everything I add may not be balanced properly. So, I will be releasing updates whenever I finish a feature that requires balance testing. Most important is that bosses are neither too easy nor too hard based on the standards I set out, and that weapons are not too powerful, nor are they too weak for the methods used to obtain them. If you want to help test, just download, play, then comment on the balance. As of v0.2.3, with both stronger monsters and stronger weapons, I believe that discussions on balance can actually take place, so let's hear what you have to say!

Sprites
As I have mentioned earlier, I am terrible with pixel art. So if you see any sprite that looks terrible, feel free to tell me specifically what is wrong with it, and I will make an attempt to fix it. If you're really willing to, you can even make a sprite on your own then show it to me. If I use your sprite, I will give you credit.

v0.3.3: Darkness Unleashed
-Updated to tAPI r16
- Added Unleashed Corruption monsters + Banners
- Added Unleashed Crimson monsters + Banners
- Probably some things I forgot to keep track of

v0.3.2: Horrors Unleashed
- Added Unleashed Horror monsters + Banners
- Fixed Ocean monsters crashing servers
- Minor Improvements and Fixes

v0.3.1: Ocean Unleashed
- Added Blockfish and Golden Fish Statue
- Added Unleashed Ocean monsters + Banners
- Increased spawn rate for post-Unleash Ocean
- Minor Tweaks and Fixes

v0.3: Desert Unleashed
- Added Unleashed Desert monsters and Infected Mummy
- Increased spawn rate for post-Unleash Desert and Hallow
- Added Banners for Unleashed Desert monsters
- Minor Fixes

v0.2.4
- Added Celestial and Horror Runes and their ingredients
- Added Dimensional Chest (dropped by Abomination)
- Greatly reduced file size
- Added Clentamistation and droplets
- Added Flask of Ethereal Flames
- Added Wireless Transceiver (dropped by Sentinel)
- Nerfed stage 2 of the Phantom
- The Abomination is more aggressive when players run away
- Added Banners for all the new monsters
- Added Glowing Mushroom blocks and walls
- The glowing mushroom biome will spread post-Abomination
- Added diagonal, circular, and elliptical hitboxes (Phantom Blade and Phantom Sphere now use these)
- Fixed many bugs with the Phantom
- Fixed server crashed with the Phantom and Purium Arrows
- Added more rare drops
- Various other tweaks, improvements, and fixes

v0.2.3: Elemental Unleash, Part 3
- Added drops for the post-Unleash monsters
- Added the Purium Armor set
- Added the Purium Weapon set (7 weapons and 2 ammo)
- Added another rare drop
- Improved some sprites
- Changed the Phantom's behavior
-- Will now move around the player at times (!)
-- Players other than the target will no longer deal reduced damage
-- Slightly nerfed the health
-- Lower stage 2 attacking speed
- The Captive Jungle Element moves around more
- Added support for trail-like hitboxes
- Minor tweaks, improvements, and fixes

v0.2.2: Elemental Unleash, Part 2
- Night Slime, Fury Night, Retineye, and Spazmateye now all drop items
- Added Dirty Slime, Gunner Skeleton, Mecha Skeleton, Fallen Zombie, and Sentinel
- Slightly buffed the Phantom
- Slightly buffed the Abomination's 2nd phase
- Added the 6 Purium Tools
- Added new levels of item rarity
- Fixed Purium Bar duplication with Hammer exploit (glad no one found that :sigh:)
- Minor improvements and bug fixes

v0.2.1: Elemental Unleash, Part 1
- The Abomination drops a Molten Drill
- Defeating the Abomination triggers the Elemental Unleash
- Defeating the Abomination generates Purium Ore
- Added Purium Ore, Purium Forge, Purium Bar, and Purium Anvil
- The Abomination now takes 0 damage instead of 1 when out of range
- Added Night Slime, Fury Night, Retineye, and Spazmateye
- Improved Phantom Blade sprite

v0.2: The Abomination
- Added the Abomination, summoned by the Foul Orb in the underworld
- Fixed the Phantom's transparency
- Added trophy and mask for the new boss
- Possibly other stuff I forgot

v0.1.2: Server Compatibility
- The Phantom should now work on dedicated servers
- Better sprites for the phantom weapons
- Small improvements and bug fixes
- Changed how the Phantom's sword attack behaves

v0.1.1
- Buffed the Phantom
- Added mask and trophy for the Phantom
- Added the Hardmode Guide
- Added Icicles, Phantom Plates, Bubbles, Scythe Blades, and Foul Orbs
- The Phantom drops Phantom Plates instead of Ectoplasm

v0.1: Initial Release
- Added Molten Bars (unobtainable)
- Added Paladin Emblem, Phantom Boss, and the four Phantom Weapons

Download: You can either use the Mediafire link below or download the attached file. This mod requires the most recent version of tAPI.
Current version: v0.3.3 (8/16/15; 963 KB)
http://www.mediafire.com/download/dd9u2himbl46ch0/Bluemagic.tapi

Tentative Future Updates:
(Note: This list only exists so I don't forget what I'm trying to add.)
Hallow Unleashed (v0.3.4)
Space Unleashed (v0.3.5)
Frost Unleashed (v0.3.6)
Jungle Unleashed (v0.3.7)
Shrooms Unleashed (v0.3.8)
Spirits Unleashed (v0.3.9)
Underworld Unleashed (v0.3.10)
Miscellaneous Stuff(v0.3.x)
The Reaper (v0.4)
Siren (v0.4.1)
Under the Bed (v0.4.2)
Divide and Conquer (v0.4.3)
??? (v0.4.4)
Command Ship (v0.4.5)
??? (v0.4.6)
??? (v0.4.7)
Mutation (v0.4.8)
Return of Skeletron (v0.4.9)
Return of the Abomination (v0.4.10)
Miscellaneous Stuff (v0.4.x)

Credits:
Re-Logic, for creating Terraria
The tAPI team, for creating tAPI
@berberborscing, for his tutorial that helped me as a beginning modder
@Blitz-Modder, @Holidayski, and @Solomanskee, for Phantom Weapon sprite help
@Gex004, for Phantom Blade sprite help
@Victorles, for help on various sprites
@Notch, for finding the tile spread code

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blushiemagic

Retinazer
tModLoader
New update:
v0.1.1
- Buffed the Phantom
- Added mask and trophy for the Phantom
- Added the Hardmode Guide
- Added Icicles, Phantom Plates, Bubbles, Scythe Blades, and Foul Orbs
- The Phantom drops Phantom Plates instead of Ectoplasm

In summary, the Phantom has slightly more health and attacks faster, a new town NPC was added, 5 new items were added, and some boss drops changed. The Ice Queen will drop Icicles (more chance at higher waves), the Phantom will drop Phantom Plates, Duke Fishron will drop Bubbles, and Pumpking will drop Scythe Blades (more chance at higher waves).
 
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Yagoman

Terrarian
This looks quite cool. I think I'll download it bc all I have left to do in terraria is get trophies and reforge. (Also wait for 1.3 lol)
 

blushiemagic

Retinazer
tModLoader
Sorry this update took so long; I ran into many troubles trying to get the client and server to sync, and had to delve very deep into the source code a lot.
v0.1.2: Server Compatibility
- The Phantom should now work on dedicated servers
- Better sprites for the phantom weapons
- Small improvements and bug fixes
- Changed how the Phantom's sword attack behaves

As far as I can tell, the Phantom should work near perfectly on a dedicated server. However, I have not tested this with multiple people on one server (it would be nice if someone could do that). Please keep in mind that the Phantom takes much less damage from players whom it is not targeting.
 

blushiemagic

Retinazer
tModLoader
v0.2 Spoiler!
You will only be able to damage it when you're inside the white circle.
Prepare to die. A lot.

Anyways, v0.2 will be a very long series of updates; defeating this boss will set off a kind of extra hardmode (I'm thinking of calling it Elemental Unleash).

Also, I realize that since vanilla worlds can't be ported to tAPI, and since this mod solely adds end-game content, it may be difficult for people to progress enough to test things. What do people think about me including test recipes in "developer versions" so you can get to testing more quickly?
 

terrated

Terrarian
omg I cant wait for the update Im already prepare for the boss fight I already combine the 5 things from the 5 bosses cant wait to fight it
 

blushiemagic

Retinazer
tModLoader
At first I was making really good progress on this update, then suddenly it took a lot longer than expected :/
v0.2: The Abomination
- Added the Abomination, summoned by the Foul Orb in the underworld
- Fixed the Phantom's transparency
- Added trophy and mask for the new boss
- Possibly other stuff I forgot

The new boss is supposed to be super hard; don't be surprised if you die a few times (or more). Please let me know if you don't find this boss challenging. Also, keep in mind that other than coins, mask, and trophy, there is no real reward for beating this boss yet; that is for the next update.
 

terrated

Terrarian
At first I was making really good progress on this update, then suddenly it took a lot longer than expected :/
v0.2: The Abomination
- Added the Abomination, summoned by the Foul Orb in the underworld
- Fixed the Phantom's transparency
- Added trophy and mask for the new boss
- Possibly other stuff I forgot

The new boss is supposed to be super hard; don't be surprised if you die a few times (or more). Please let me know if you don't find this boss challenging. Also, keep in mind that other than coins, mask, and trophy, there is no real reward for beating this boss yet; that is for the next update.
wow it was a fun fight but the boss kept going underground in hell like to the bottom of the world were it made it hard to hit it since he would go inside the ash
 

blushiemagic

Retinazer
tModLoader
wow it was a fun fight but the boss kept going underground in hell like to the bottom of the world were it made it hard to hit it since he would go inside the ash
Yeah, that's one thing I was worried about. For now, I'd recommend preparing an arena with wooden platforms, and if enough people complain, then I'll make a fix for that.
 

blushiemagic

Retinazer
tModLoader
Definitely looks cool, you should work on the sprites though, they don't fit with Terraria super well.
Yeah, I suck at pixel art so much I even included a disclaimer about it :p
Also, I am not responsible for any trauma that might be caused by how terrible my pixel art is.
To be honest, I have no idea how to make pixel art actually look good (sometimes I get lucky, sometimes I fail miserably), so if anyone thinks they could improve a sprite in my mod, feel free to show me (or tell me about what I could change if they don't want to make a sprite).
 

blushiemagic

Retinazer
tModLoader
Spoiler alert!
Transformation successful!
That was actually much easier to implement than I thought it would be. Anyways, I estimate that I'm around 1/3 done with the next update (although who knows, maybe the other parts will also take shorter than I thought).
 

Pumpking

Official Terrarian
I really like this mod. It's one of the most sophisticated mods with the custom AIs. I absolutely can't wait to see more. :)
 
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