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  • Versus Mode... It is a truth here...

    Coming soon...

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    Last edited by TheBlackCheetah; 08-12-2009, 10:56 AM.

  • #2
    Dare I ask how this will work? If it is real of course lol.

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    • #3
      I can attest to its realness.
      Pretty, what do we blow up first? - Myn Donos

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      • #4
        Originally posted by Yoshiro View Post
        I can attest to its realness.
        LolRockets.

        This looks awesome though. I can't wait.

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        • #5
          Omg omg omg omg omg omg omg omg omg!

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          • #6
            BlackCheetah....what can I say, you rock man, you just do
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            • #7
              I wonder...can you choose your "Specimen"? Or is it random?

              Aught to be random, and based on wave...lest you have some six or so fleshpounds chasing players....


              I wonder how you can make things fair with so few players against so many specimens...some of which are intelligent .-.. Especially during the patriarch..assuming...this mode will even have waves and mr.p...

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              • #8
                Coming soon...
                I hope you've accomplished more than just a menu at the time of creating this thread.

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                • #9
                  Originally posted by TheBlackCheetah View Post
                  Coming soon...


                  have u made first person Zombie hands ??? By the way it looks AWESOME!!!
                  [IMG]http://www.speedtest.net/result/2745799480.png[/IMG]
                  [quote=sheaownsaford;790522]or make lightsabers! Or have mushrooms that make your head big while flinging fireballs????[/quote]

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                  • #10
                    wow must say that sounds awesome
                    you rock man!

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                    • #11
                      oh boy, i totally want to be a slow moving clot with 20 hp

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                      • #12
                        Originally posted by etikilam View Post
                        oh boy, i totally want to be a slow moving clot with 20 hp
                        You obviously haven't played this
                        By far the best is the crawler though, which should be renamed as "the incredibly annoying cricket of the death".
                        Good times...
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                        • #13
                          Originally posted by Sgt. Lag View Post
                          You obviously haven't played this
                          By far the best is the crawler though, which should be renamed as "the incredibly annoying cricket of the death".
                          Good times...
                          By those words, you seem yourself to have played it. So, this is possible assuming it's live or in beta on a server somewhere?

                          And it would be rather annoying to be a clot...or siren...or bloat...

                          Crawlers and the rest aught to be interesting though...unless you develop a player specific specimen to play as?

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                          • #14
                            YouTube - Killing floor : Specimenation Versus Official Trailer[/URL]

                            Second thoughts?

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                            • #15
                              Looks promising. I have one practical question though: As a player specimen, what is the motivation to attack the survivors? For example, say that the last specimen in the wave is a person playing as a Stalker. What stops this player from simply running away or hiding the entire time to avoid being killed and thus stalling the entire game? When the AI is in control, they're obviously going to try and track down the players no matter what, but a human player doesn't have to follow such rules.
                              [B][URL="http://forums.tripwireinteractive.com/showthread.php?t=100075"]KF2 BLOAT NIPPLE PIERCINGS 2015![/URL][/B] | [URL="http://forums.tripwireinteractive.com/showthread.php?p=1062770"]Uncensored Stalkers and Sirens[/URL] | [URL="http://forums.tripwireinteractive.com/showthread.php?p=1075582"]RE4 Merchant Trader[/URL] | [URL="http://youtu.be/iDfuwVOFN8I"]The Chav and The Crawler[/URL]

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