Martinez McMeyer 3.5: Cosmic Nightmares

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Martinez McMeyer 3.5: Cosmic Nightmares

Post by szemi » Sat Jan 19, 2013 20:41

Firstly it'll be a Keen Dreams mod.

The story is Martinez McMeyer falls asleep, when cosmic illusions appear in his dream. The illusions are evil dangerous astronauts, good UFOs (yeah opposite universe), and various cosmic creatures. There'll be a main boss, which is an astronaut.

On the other hand please help me!
I'd like to edit levels and extract/import graphics in KeenGraph problem-freely.
And tell me what files/patch files are needed for a Keen Dreams mod.

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Post by Nospike » Sat Jan 19, 2013 20:49

You'll need KeenGraph to extract the graphics, KeenWave to extract sounds, The Omegamatic (TOM) to edit levels, CkD456tli (notice the D) to edit tileinfos and KDRPatch to patch stuff. You can find all of it on KeenModding.
This mod looks pretty interesting, good luck.
It just might be done someday. The chance is always there.

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Post by szemi » Sat Jan 19, 2013 20:50

Okay. And patch files?

Because I cannot import the graphics back for unknown reasons.

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Post by troublesomekeen » Sat Jan 19, 2013 23:32

The patch file would start out with

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%ext kdr
and end with the usual

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%end
Be sure to use the episode seven switch for Dreams

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-episode=7
And then...I'm not sure about this one. Would it be this?

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%egahead EGAHEAD.dre #Load the modified graphics
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Commander Keen in... Canteloupe Quest!

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Post by szemi » Sun Jan 20, 2013 10:06

Everything is chaotic now! >.<

The worldmap and the levels are chaotic now, I don't know why. The game crashes; black-white stripes on the screen. :(

Somebody help me with the levels, because I think I've made something wrong. :/

P.S. I can import/export the graphics with KeenGraph now.

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Post by Nospike » Sun Jan 20, 2013 16:37

Keen Dreams modding isn't even near perfection yet. I think you should concentrate on finishing Martinez 4 before this. ;)
It just might be done someday. The chance is always there.

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Post by szemi » Sun Jan 20, 2013 16:52

Nospike wrote:I think you should concentrate on finishing Martinez 4 before this. ;)
I'm doing that right now. :) The first platform is done. :)

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