What is map editor?

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User Info: mattsays

mattsays
4 years ago#1
I have never played a Far Cry game. Why is this map editor feature such a big deal?
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User Info: TanSocks

TanSocks
4 years ago#2
Map editor part of other far cry games. Map editor important for people who like it.
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User Info: Oey666

Oey666
4 years ago#3
The editor allows players to "edit" / create their own maps for us in MP.

You can edit the terrain, insert objects, buildings, game functions(spawn, flag spawn and so on) and create your own maps from an empty template. In the past people have created very strange and cool stuff.

Hopefully it will be included in FC3...
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User Info: usmovers_02

usmovers_02
4 years ago#4
Exactly what Oey666 said. Instead of having 12-15 multiplayer maps like COD/Halo and then a few DLC packs, we get infinite maps because people like me will ALWAYS be making new maps. Even when the multiplayer community dies.
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User Info: Tinythegiant

Tinythegiant
4 years ago#5

You can't group Halo in that category because they have Forge.  There are new maps every week in community games.

User Info: Famine_10f4

Famine_10f4
4 years ago#6

I hope the online community will last longer this time.... FarCry 2 lasted maybe 3 months, and it wasn't all that fun with such HUGE maps. 

User Info: mastershakez

mastershakez
4 years ago#7

Famine_10f4 posted...

I hope the online community will last longer this time.... FarCry 2 lasted maybe 3 months, and it wasn't all that fun with such HUGE maps. 



The main reason for that was the multiplayer in general being very bland. No matter what map you made, people still played the same way. It took away a lot of creativity from map makers. To fix that, we either need weapon placement back, or a way to make very detailed gametypes(or preferably both). 

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