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Mad Husk [Mut]

NeedlesKane

FNG / Fresh Meat
Jan 18, 2012
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Big D
This used to work on a past server of mine. However, I didn't back it up, and I recently started from scratch. I'm also actually having problems with not only this specimen but others as well. I can summon the zed, but it's just not spawning. Any idea what I could be doing wrong?

I placed MDgib.usx into my Staticmeshes directory. MadHusk.ini, MadHusk.u, and MadHusk.ucl were placed into my System folder. MD.utx was placed inside my Textures folder.

In my KillingFloor.ini under [Engine.GameEngine] I added ServerPackages=MadHusk.

Using a Web Admin interface I enabled the mutator by selecting "Add Mad Husk" and then set the selected mutators before switching the map. As far as I know this is what I did before, and I have no clue what additional step may be required. I'd prefer to avoid Sandbox at this time.

Edit: Just to test things out I did enable Sandbox and edited my killingfloor.ini file to include the zed in the KFMod.KFGameType section. The zed then spawned as expected.

I have decided that I actually do not mind using Sandbox for this now. However, I am wondering how I should go about creating my monster squads for the new specimens. I plan on using quite a few ultimately. For now I have just added the Mad Husk (reflected the MonsterSquad lines for the Husk) and Jason Vorhees (reflected the MonsterSquad lines for the Scrake). I decided to have the Mad Husk spawn in the same waves just like the Husk, and as of last night I had Jason Vorhees spawn just like the Scrake. However, I think I need to change that. Jason should be more special imho, and I wonder how the creator intended for him to spawn.
 
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DMN666

Active member
Jun 14, 2012
2,601
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Brooklyn, NY
Kane, TWI changed the monster coding during the Xmas 2012 event, so all zed adding mutators are broken because of this, and most people need to use sandbox now (like i do).

So you did nothing wrong, if this was before Winter2012, then Mad Husk would spawn with no problem.
 

Boltte

FNG / Fresh Meat
Mar 5, 2014
170
2
0
Perth, WA
Ooooh, this looks like a cool specimen to add to my sandbox(I'm guessing it will require it unless there's a mut to reset squads on map change? - or perhaps author has updated this to work with the recent version of KF?) play......anyone got a working download link....?

Also I think your server is dead: 91.121.92.222:8807 -tried connecting to it with the intention of trying out this new speciman, but got a connection failed..... Anyone else with this specimen on their server that I could try out to see what it's like before adding to my own, seeing how the download link is dead...and therefore I can't really test it myself on my own box...?