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To Reach the Stars

Author File Description
AZ ViTrAzhAs
File Details
Map Size: 400x400 (Large)
Number of Players: 5
Balance: Unbalanced
Difficulty: Hard
Minimap:
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An ancient legend tells about a secret place, named the Life Stars. It is thought that gods used the main Earth’s resources to create this wonderful masterpiece; anyone who finds The Life Stars and reaches the holy fountain will be granted by three wishes. The fountain is being watched by four powerful guardians and a beast, which looks like a lion. It was also known that it is impossible to find this miracle for a simple mortal. Sadly, this part was soon forgotten. The legend was being retold from generation to generation. Thousands of years passed but the secret place was never bothered until the Middle Ages… The strongest rulers, cruelest tyrants and wealthiest kings – all of them wanted to find The Life Stars. It was the time when The Life Stars had to be found. The lords traveled through many empires, kingdoms and cities. You were among them. Many kings died, their children continued the search but nobody gave up. It took years, decades to find the gods’ present in an unknown land. Finally, the quest was complete, now the wishes will be granted. All what was left just to reach the holy fountain but only one could do that. And that one had to fight for this right with everyone who stood before him. Only then, only the winner can reach the Stars. Now it’s up to you: be the winner and destroy your enemies. Then your wishes will be granted…

Player color – Light Blue

Few buildings have been disabled, so the playability will be a bit harder than always.

The fountain:

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Notes:This is an unbalanced map which is best played 1 VS 4. Of course, You can play any way You want. The lower position in the middle is by far the toughest and created for a human player due to the very limited space and resources. The playability should have no problems so choose any lords You want.


Have fun!

Sincerely,
AZ ViTrAzhAs
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SUBINDXSUBIN I played the map and it was great i will review it very soon
AZ ViTrAzhAs
File Author
I am looking forward to it, i am almost done playing your invasion.
SUBINDXSUBIN
Rating
5.0
Breakdown
Playability5.0
Balance5.0
Creativity5.0
Map Design5.0
Story/Instructions5.0
Playability: 5
The map was fairly fun to play and didnt have any bugs.Although i had to reload it a few times as i played the map as a death match against saladin,fredrick,lionheart and the wolf in a complete computer advantage.The map was perfect for experienced players.I had a lot of fun playing it.There had been times when i had thought i would not get through but i was able to win

Balance: 5
The balance was perfect i played the map as you(az)had instructed to do and the map was very well balanced.I first thought that i had a lot of resources to use but i was wrong so i had a bit hard time with the map but it was perfectly balanced.

Creativity: 5.0
If i was the maker of this map i would just make a star and leave it there but here you have put up a fountain which was very creative and the star design was very creative with its different layers.The resources had been put up creatively blending iron and stone.

Map Design: 5
Map design was the best aspect of the map as the star is the center of attraction in the map and the star is almost symmetrical.This is a very hard thing to achieve from my view.Very well done.The terrain was done perfectly distributing all resouces in a natural manner.

Story/Instructions: 3
The story was brief descriptive and long enough. Every sentence is interesting. You have used html and banners to make it look interesting too! So a 5.0 is issuable. I like the story a lot!

Additional Comments:
Great map.Keep making them.

[Edited on 04/10/08 @ 06:55 AM]

AZ ViTrAzhAs
File Author
Many thanks for the great rating, I've updated the story as you suggested earlier :)

[Edited on 05/17/07 @ 05:44 AM]

Soirem Sakiti
Rating
5.0
Breakdown
Playability5.0
Balance5.0
Creativity5.0
Map Design5.0
Story/Instructions5.0
Playability: 5
I wanted to spend all day playing this map. I loved the difficulty in this map. I made it 2v2v1 with AI advantage. Even with them fighting each other, I still had to restart a few times. I had a great time playing.

Balance: 5
The map was balanced as far as balance goes. The map had the harmony a map needs in order to be sucessful.

Creativity: 5
Creativity is what this map is about. You made the map a huge star! The star looks great, you made a amazing fountain, and made it even at that. This map is what creativity is about.

Map Design: 5
As said before, great job with the design! A star is hard to do with these kind of map
editors. You did a excellent job as far as this goes.

Story/Instructions: 5
The story had me reading to the last period! It was enjoyable and understandable, which makes it superior to the norm. You pulled off all the stops on this part and blew me away. Excellent job!

Additional Comments:Great Job!
AZ ViTrAzhAs
File Author
Dear Soirem Sakiti,
Many thanks for the rating. The playability of this map was tested multitude times to make it a good 1 vs 4 skirmish with a hard level. I am very satisfied that you liked the design and the whole idea of the work. Thank you for playing my map.

Sincerely,
AZ ViTrAzhAs
chikonator i actually want to know how to change the player color and make the walls into ground (used in fountains) but it's a great map
AZ ViTrAzhAs
File Author
You can change the color with the help of hexademical editor or just download the template maps which are in the utility section. The walls are made by using the rock-add-to-wall trick when you place the rock on the wall; it levels (Lowers) the stone structure.
A lot of eyecandie maps hold this trick.
Thank you for your comment.

[Edited on 10/08/07 @ 03:17 PM]

chikonator how do i get on the star
and what is the rock trick

[Edited on 10/08/07 @ 08:04 PM]

AZ ViTrAzhAs
File Author
You should try downloading the editor trick manual , it's in the utility programs sections. You can download eyecandy maps, to gain some ideas using this trick.
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Rating
4.9
Breakdown
Playability4.8
Balance5.0
Creativity5.0
Map Design4.8
Story/Instructions5.0
Statistics
Downloads:8,169
Favorites: [Who?]0
Size:835.95 KB
Added:05/04/07