move FL server to EE

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move FL server to EE

Post by Terenfel » Mon Jan 07, 2019 8:58 am

are people still playing on the old FL server? if not, maybe it would get the life it deserves if it was moved to EE and people could see it on the server list there?

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Re: move FL server to EE

Post by magistrasa » Mon Jan 07, 2019 4:52 pm

I never got the chance to play on the FL server and always wish I could... But I suspect the workload it could add would be too much for Arelith right now. It would mean adding more DMs, more server hosting, more coding attention catered to FL (I don't know anything about the process but I imagine the move might end up jumbling some of the code and there's gonna need to be some work on the resulting bug fixes) - I think everyone at this point would rather focus on getting the main servers fixed up before throwing in another wonky server. Which is probably a good policy. I mean, we're not Bethesda after all.

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Re: move FL server to EE

Post by dysmetria » Thu Jan 17, 2019 1:44 pm

The FL server is Anemoi and has been on EE for a while now and is a lot of fun.

Still beta testing but most of the areas have been completed so it is well worth a look.

It's got NWNSync already up and running as well so a couple clicks to get the files you need and you're in.

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Re: move FL server to EE

Post by Terenfel » Mon Feb 04, 2019 10:17 am

why a new name? but glad to hear it! :)

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Re: move FL server to EE

Post by LittleWeasel » Mon Feb 04, 2019 1:05 pm

Anemoi =/= Arelith FL.
It uses much of the same scripts, much of the same methods, and is based on a Fixed (or very narrow) level system with in game additional ways of improving your character.

However, story wise, Arelith FL was the prehistory of today’s Arelith setting with loads of stories leading into what Arelith is today.

Anemoi, setting wise, is unique, not FR based, and its very own thing :)
And it is on my bucket list to try out, rather than just talk to Mithreas about it ;)
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Re: move FL server to EE

Post by MoreThanThree » Tue Feb 05, 2019 6:53 pm

It's more fitting for a server based in Arelith's prehistory to use a prehistoric version of NWN, than to port it to NWN:EE.
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Re: move FL server to EE

Post by Kreydis » Wed Feb 06, 2019 8:31 pm

Not in the slightest. FL is mechanically so different, that it doesn't even deserve to be called "Fixed Level" Let alone NWN in some ways. I wouldn't be lying if I said I still think it's far superior to what we have on the main servers. But that's subjective.
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Re: move FL server to EE

Post by Terenfel » Thu Feb 07, 2019 9:26 am

ohhh.. so my old FL characters wont be there? no thanks then :)

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