Character sheet/creation UIs - enhancements

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Mike
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Character sheet/creation UIs - enhancements

Post by Mike » Thu May 17, 2018 1:57 am

One little feature that I guess would be simple to eventually implement would be an optional display on the character creation attributes dice roll screen showing the total value of each roll (i.e. the sum of the 8 attributes' base values plus the bonus points that were rolled). This would make min-maxing the starting stat values a lot easier. :D

Collecting more ideas for base DFU enhancements to the character sheet/creation UIs:

Character sheet UI enhancements
1) Add a spell points display (current/maximum) to the character sheet
2) Add tooltip info showing how many skill increases you've had in each skill since your most recent level-up
3) Add tooltip info showing how many skill increases remain until your next level-up
4) Move the health/disease status info from the second Status pop-up to the character sheet and/or HUD
5) Overlay or add tooltip info showing current/maximum health/fatigue/magic point values on the HUD

Character creation UI enhancements
1) OPTIONAL SETTING: Display the total value of each roll on the character creation attributes dice roll screen
2) OPTIONAL SETTING: Force maximum attribute/health bonus points at level-up
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Re: Character creation - display total value of stats roll

Post by Hazelnut » Thu May 17, 2018 6:21 pm

How about only if you name your character "MinMax" does the total appear! :twisted:

:lol:

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Re: Character creation - display total value of stats roll

Post by Mike » Thu May 17, 2018 8:37 pm

Ha, I like it - let's see this in new builds tomorrow. :D

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Re: Character creation - display total value of stats roll

Post by Jay_H » Fri May 18, 2018 12:19 am

I believe technically the correct term is munchkin :lol:
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Re: Character creation - display total value of stats roll

Post by Mike » Fri May 18, 2018 1:24 am

I believe "optimizer" is the politically correct term. ;)

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Re: Character creation - display total value of stats roll

Post by Jay_H » Fri May 18, 2018 2:15 am

Agreed, that would be it :)
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Re: Character creation - display total value of stats roll

Post by Hazelnut » Fri May 18, 2018 10:19 am

Jay_H wrote:
Fri May 18, 2018 12:19 am
I believe technically the correct term is munchkin :lol:
It was a reference to the Goblins comic character MinMax. :ugeek:

Who is a total munchkin.

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Re: Character creation - display total value of stats roll

Post by Mike » Fri May 18, 2018 12:04 pm

Ah - cheers for the education. :geek:

Also, just added some more ideas to the top post for enhancments to the character sheet/creation UIs.

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