Tionisla Reporter

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Re: Tionisla Reporter

Post by another_commander » Fri Feb 23, 2018 10:57 am

Start witchspace countdown and at around 2 seconds pull up to maximum pitch (using keyboard, joystick does not hit perfect maximum, if I recall correctly). The objective is to reach 0 with maximum pitch up. Doing this will force a misjump.

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Re: Tionisla Reporter

Post by kcallis » Sat Feb 24, 2018 12:42 pm

Finally, I have made the misjump... Surprisingly, there were no Thags around nor any other ships. I have been running the torus drive with no mass disruption. So did I miss something, because I have been flying and the stars or planets or whatever the hell it out there is not coming any closer. Is this something I that I just need to be patient or am I missing something? I am doing about 319490 m/s or nearly 715000 mi/hr. There has to be something out here, right?

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Re: Tionisla Reporter

Post by phkb » Sat Feb 24, 2018 12:55 pm

If everything worked correctly, you should have seen the planet as soon as you exited witchspace. If you didn’t there might have been a bug - check your latest.log file for any clues.

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Re: Tionisla Reporter

Post by RockDoctor » Tue Feb 27, 2018 3:13 pm

kcallis wrote:
Fri Feb 23, 2018 10:37 am
So would someone explain to me how I am suppose to create a misjump?
You should hang aruond in a sleazier kind of bar. You overhear the most useful things. And I think you probably did, but didn't notice that you were being given a HINT.
kcallis wrote:
Fri Feb 23, 2018 10:37 am
I know that one time I did end up with a misjump, fought off Thars and there were were system ship involved with the dogfight. Did I miss my opportunity at that point?
I didn't complete the mission while I was still in G1 (I'm planning to re-try it when I'm on the second loop, to get the isolated stars in G4.), but it sounds to me like you did miss a chance there.
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Re: Tionisla Reporter

Post by Milo » Sun Sep 23, 2018 5:04 pm

Bug report. I accepted the mission, but then my ship was destroyed... several times. Note: I have Ship Repurchase, if that matters. Anyway, when I finally got to the place for the mission, I discovered that my ship no longer had the camera equipment (EQ_EREHWON_PHOTOCAMERA). Simple fix might be adding the following line in equipment.plist for the camera equipment:

"portable_between_ships"=yes;

Alternatively, the quest could be modified to detect the missing camera and redirect the player back to Tionisla for a replacement.

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Re: Tionisla Reporter

Post by phkb » Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:05 pm

Thanks for the report, Milo. I’ll get an update out shortly.

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Re: Tionisla Reporter

Post by phkb » Tue Oct 02, 2018 5:14 am

Version 1.3.8 is now out, which makes the camera portable between ships. Thanks again to Milo for the bug report.

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