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Puppethand666
01-02-2013, 07:51 PM
The Little Big Depot parking lot layout lended itself perfectly to a battle arena track, with a few modifications. Added an intersection to the middle with working stoplights, and after deleting the interior of the store the budget allowed me a background, music, and most importantly the budget for some intricate custom weapons. They are as follows :

the Chainsaw Leader Seeker -- ( blue leader seeker )

https://lbpk-production.s3.amazonaws.com/player_creations/258245/data.jpg

https://lbpk-production.s3.amazonaws.com/player_creations/258695/data.jpg

the Circular Saw Seeker --( red battle seeker )

https://lbpk-production.s3.amazonaws.com/player_creations/258203/data.jpg

https://lbpk-production.s3.amazonaws.com/player_creations/258247/data.jpg

Gas Can Bomb -- ( aoe lob bomb )

https://lbpk-production.s3.amazonaws.com/player_creations/258181/data.jpg

https://lbpk-production.s3.amazonaws.com/player_creations/258861/data.jpg

Paint Cans -- ( triple mine ) ( splatter paint and spins out your opponents )

https://lbpk-production.s3.amazonaws.com/player_creations/258857/data.jpg

https://lbpk-production.s3.amazonaws.com/player_creations/258241/data.jpg

3 Crescent Wrench -- ( spinning green straight shots )

https://lbpk-production.s3.amazonaws.com/player_creations/258175/data.jpg

D Battery -- ( transform and shoot electricity every second )

https://lbpk-production.s3.amazonaws.com/player_creations/258193/data.jpg

https://lbpk-production.s3.amazonaws.com/player_creations/258185/data.jpg

Chainsaw Kart -- ( Transform into an electricified chainsaw )

https://lbpk-production.s3.amazonaws.com/player_creations/258689/data.jpg

https://lbpk-production.s3.amazonaws.com/player_creations/258219/data.jpg

There's also a cutscene halfway through the battle where some bad weather moves in and some lightning bolts change a lot of what's happening around you.

( I won't ruin the surprise but it has something to do with )

https://lbpk-production.s3.amazonaws.com/player_creations/258815/data.jpg

Hope you enjoy battling it out with your friends, strangers, and maybe even some sackbots at the Battle Depot. Speaking of battlebots, there's 2 versions published one with sackbots and one without that takes at least two human players to begin battling :
Battle Depot ( sackbots ) (https://karting.lbp.me/v/5h6z)
Battle Depot ( players ) (https://karting.lbp.me/v/5h7n)

See you in LBPK,
Puppethand666 (https://karting.lbp.me/u/puppethand666/levels#down)

P.s. -- thanks to theAdipose (https://karting.lbp.me/u/TheAdipose) for his brilliant explanation and tutorial on cutscenes, movie spawn points, etc. some of which made it into the battle arena and track

P.s.s. - just re-published the Little Big Depot (https://karting.lbp.me/v/303t) race track to add the custom weapons, HUD arrow indicators, a lot of invisible fence, and overhauled most aspects of the track. Wasn't happy with my first track so it had to be re-visited hope you do the same.

fireblitz95
01-03-2013, 03:39 AM
Nice, got it queued.

WESFUN
01-04-2013, 01:19 AM
looks wonderful qued

TheAdipose
01-04-2013, 09:26 AM
cutscene midbattle was cool! I assume you 'turned all the karts off + timer' then ran a sequencer? That opens up some nice possiblilities for races as well. decent arena too, nice open area to blast away.

Puppethand666
01-04-2013, 05:11 PM
Yeah, ran a sequencer with a transmitter labeled "disable" , used a battery set at 10% hooked up to the brakes on a controllinator to stop the cart and hooked all the other buttons ( square, triangle, R2, etc ) up to the horn, LOL. set the sackbots to Stop Idle on a brain tweaker as well. The only thing i didn't do that I probably shuld of is made everyone invincible, but that would have swapped out the weapon you currently have, or i just didn't put enough time into trying to. It's a rare occasion but if a seeking weapon is fired then the cutscene you could get hit while the scene is playing. the forklifts were tricky too as you can't use an emitter so i had to destroy the forklift from the cutscene and I had two on pathways motors hooked up to a piston that kept them under the arena until the end of the cutscene, then a transmitter sent a signal to an input selector to keep them on permanently after the cutscene. Lots of fun.

C ya in game,
Puppethand666

jkool
01-08-2013, 08:16 PM
Queued & ready to race! Ill run it & review it soon!