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Hallowed Islands: The Harpy and Wyvern solution

Discussion in 'Game Mechanics' started by Snickerbobble, Apr 14, 2015.

  1. Warpshard

    Warpshard Retinazer

    This needs to be in the game yesterday. It's a simple fix for quite a few problems that people generally have with Space. This gets my support.
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  2. MegaMage314

    MegaMage314 Plantera

    They could just let normal non-hallow mobs spawn (if that doesn't happen already)
  3. Darkwraith332

    Darkwraith332 Skeletron

    This gets my new approval seal. Yay. output_jGMqXZ.gif
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  4. littlebird

    littlebird Skeletron Prime

    yes, hmhmhm, I solemnly swear to speak of this to a developer if i was to meet one, and that i am up to no good. :dryadtongue:
  5. Lordcakespy

    Lordcakespy Lunatic Cultist

    I ship it.

    Also, all of my support, this is probably the single greatest minor (major?) change that has been suggested thus far. Kudos, my friend.
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  6. SzGamer227

    SzGamer227 Golem

    It's a minor change with major implications. That means maximum awesomeness/work required ratio = maximum "we need this" factor.

    Anyways @Snickerbobble I made the gold one:
    Approval Badge++.png
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  7. DTi56

    DTi56 Terrarian

    This solves so many re-logical things.
    Vile Powder, Terraria Forum Hallowed Theme, and Pearlwood.
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  8. SzGamer227

    SzGamer227 Golem

    Cenx is here... <3
  9. Souchy

    Souchy Terrarian

    Terraria could just generate normal floating islands until HM and then generate additional already hallowed islands like I did in my mod ...
    Or you could simply convert the normal islands to hallow when you activate HM.

    [edited, was too unclear]
  10. Baconfry

    Baconfry Terrarian

    Spawning additional territory is not possible. Generating normal floating islands and relying on self-conversion is unfair to those who don't read the wiki to find out that a Hallowed biome is needed to spawn Wyverns, which drop the ingredients to a very important hardmode item.
  11. Souchy

    Souchy Terrarian

    It is, I did it ._. check my sig
    But I agree with the self-conversion being unfair.
  12. Baconfry

    Baconfry Terrarian

    Even if its possible, we generally prefer not to have map additions outside the player's control, since it might override something the player has already built, and we definitely don't want that to happen. Even meteorites simply convert blocks instead of creating them.
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  13. Scrubow Gamer

    Scrubow Gamer Official Terrarian

    I am too lazy to write a review. So, Shadow Approves this Message.png In other words, I like this idea!
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  14. littlebird

    littlebird Skeletron Prime

    Bonus points for the person who says where my last comment came from
  15. Scrubow Gamer

    Scrubow Gamer Official Terrarian

    It was on this thread, but what does that have to do with anything? (Not being rude, just asking.)
  16. littlebird

    littlebird Skeletron Prime

    Just wanted to see if someone could figure it out
  17. Scrubow Gamer

    Scrubow Gamer Official Terrarian

    All I did was scroll up...... whatever. :p
  18. Souchy

    Souchy Terrarian

    Still can be avoided, but yeah, anyway I was just giving a proposition, nothing special.
    + conversion of normal islands can be made automatic.

    btw is it just me or the terraria forum really freezes every now and then tonight ?
    GIRGHGH likes this.
  19. littlebird

    littlebird Skeletron Prime

    Yea it's freezing on mine too
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  20. GoldenTerrabyte

    GoldenTerrabyte Official Terrarian

    Pre-Hardmode Hallow is something I've always wanted, but I'd never quite seen a good way for it to be implemented. Until now. Full support.
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