How to carry more weapons? [Question]

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How to carry more weapons? [Question]

Post by ReMaX »

BoD has so many great weapons, but you can only carry three a time (since the bow takes one space away constantly). I already searched this forum but didn't find anything too useful.

I set the max number of weapons to 15 in the savefile, however, I can only cycle through 5 weapons. If I carry 5+, I have to drop one to be able to cycle through the remaining 5 again.

So there is a cycle command for 5 weapons (since the game sets the weapon space from 4 to 5 when you get the sword of ianna).

How do I add more cylce commands? How do I stop the game from setting the weapon space to 5 once I get to the sword of ianna?

Did anybody make such a mod yet? It would make BoD even more perfect to me! Please help...

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Post by prospero »

Hi ReMax.[:D]

It can be done but you need to edit some files.

In Lib/ line 214 there is a parameter:

inv.maxWeapons = 5

This gets set to 4 at the start of the game (can't remember where exactly......) and as you observe it gets set back to 5 in the Temple map to allow an extra slot for the Ianna Sword. That's the easy part. I fyou were to set max weapons to 14 and to 15 in the Temple you still can't select the weapons as you need to insert some extra slots in the scorer widgets code. I've done this before, but I can't remember exactly how to do it.[:I]

I'll see if I can figure it out.[8)]

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Post by durruti »

<blockquote id="quote"><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica" id="quote">quote:<hr height="1" noshade id="quote">In Lib/ line 214 there is a parameter:

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that line reads:

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you can increase the weapon slots in lib/ and scripts/ after that you have to do something about weapon cycling in lib/
change lines 604-605 from:

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(this increases possible cycle slots from 5 to 7)

and in lib/widgets/
change lines 633-636 from:

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  class B_HandWidget(BUIx.B_FrameWidget):
    def __init__(self,Parent,Name,width,Height,Side,

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  class B_HandWidget(BUIx.B_FrameWidget):
    def __init__(self,Parent,Name,width,Height,Side,
(same as above, you should get the idea...)

i'm currently playing with 6 weapon slots instead of 4 but i'm not yet in the temple...

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Re: How to carry more weapons? [Question]

Post by NolanDaneworth »

I understood how to add cycling, but how to add max weapons in lib/ and script/ ???
Does anybody still remember this ?

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Re: How to carry more weapons? [Question]

Post by nkay08 »

NolanDaneworth wrote:
Sun Apr 02, 2017 7:01 pm
I understood how to add cycling, but how to add max weapons in lib/ and script/ ???
Does anybody still remember this ?
I have looked around the internet but found no definite answer. So I fiddled around a bit and now it works for 8 weapons.

You need to change two lines in lib/ to

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I don't know if it really is necessary, but I've added following lines to each for each singleplayer relevant map.

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Upon starting a new game you are then able to pick up up to 8 weapons.
This does not work on savegames, but once you loaded a savegame you can choose to restart that level from the load menu? and it starts working.

Feel free to adapt the values if you need more/less weapons.

If you are lazy you can donwload all the edited files here:!Ru52laQQ!nFB1l7uCRav2 ... 2llftPho64

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Re: How to carry more weapons? [Question]

Post by donkeymilk »

The mega link posted above is dead.
Anyone have a copy of this file/s archived ?

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Post by cieply »

You have to edit files yourself. It's more than easy - back it up, edit as said in thread, with notepad even as they are text files really, and run the game.
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