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[MP3] Mount Whittle
« on: December 05, 2016, 03:15:04 PM »

Name: Mount Whittle
Game: Mario Party 3
Download Link: http://www.mariopartylegacy.com/forum/index.php?action=downloads;sa=view;down=51

Decided to create a new board, here is the layout that I've got so far. I don't know the theme or the idea of the board yet, I'll be making it based on the layout.

Let me know what you guys think, what is good/bad, what can be abused, etc. Some things may be intentional so I'll say so if it's brought up!
« Last Edit: March 27, 2017, 09:04:34 PM by SuperZambezi »

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Re: [MP3] Untitled Board
« Reply #1 on: December 06, 2016, 03:13:40 AM »
So, you cannot fall on a bank space? Just pass on it?  :P
Also, find the board neat but passing that bank at the down right section doesn't seems rewarding enough, only for a battle where loosing 5 coins isn't very much of an issue or Bowser if you have no coins at all.

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Re: [MP3] Untitled Board
« Reply #2 on: December 06, 2016, 03:26:06 AM »
Oops, those should be bank spaces, you're right. :P I also forgot to add some variety over on the left side of the board.

The trade off with that bank on the left is that it's faster, but looking at it again, I should probably add more spaces to the other path to make it a little more worth it.

Any ideas on a theme for this board layout?

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Re: [MP3] Untitled Board
« Reply #3 on: December 06, 2016, 03:42:36 AM »
A mountain maybe?
The center could be the regular way to climb it, the top left side could be an plain area with the down leading to a path in a forest
The right part could be a village in the mountain  :D And yeah, I suggest you add more spaces to the other path or the bank space has favorable spaces! ^^

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Re: [MP3] Untitled Board
« Reply #4 on: December 06, 2016, 04:34:39 PM »
This looks like an alright board despite the lack of a title. I agree, the bank in the bottom right is kind of pointless. Regardless, I see good things with this board!

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Re: [MP3] Untitled Board
« Reply #5 on: December 06, 2016, 11:10:03 PM »
Here is an updated version:



Bank path is shorter and includes a star so there is a reason to go there for at least something. :P Path on the right is longer.

Added a junction on the long winding path on the left.

And Spongyoshi, I really like you're idea! I think I'm going to go with that!

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Re: [MP3] Untitled Board
« Reply #6 on: December 07, 2016, 06:09:41 AM »
Oh thank you  :-D I really like that new design of  the board!

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Re: [MP3] Untitled Board
« Reply #7 on: December 07, 2016, 02:26:41 PM »
Yeah, that looks WAY better! Love the theme of it all!

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Re: [MP3] Untitled Board
« Reply #8 on: December 28, 2016, 01:54:13 AM »
Little update. I started modeling the background. This is what I have so far:


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Re: [MP3] Untitled Board
« Reply #9 on: January 01, 2017, 01:46:54 PM »
Latest update.


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Re: [MP3] Untitled Board
« Reply #10 on: January 01, 2017, 04:24:13 PM »
If there was some sort of bridge instead of climbing to the top of the mountain, it would be perfect!
Pretty good map still! I love it!!  ;D

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Re: [MP3] Untitled Board
« Reply #11 on: January 05, 2017, 03:32:35 PM »
Hmm, not planning on using any bridges unfortunately.

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Re: [MP3] Untitled Board
« Reply #12 on: January 07, 2017, 05:28:33 PM »
It looks pretty great  ;D

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Re: [MP3] Mount Whittle
« Reply #13 on: January 15, 2017, 04:45:41 AM »
Here is Version 1 of Whittle Mountain!

Happening spaces obviously do nothing, and spaces are aligned. I may change some of space locations, feel free to suggest anything!



Download link: http://www.mariopartylegacy.com/forum/index.php?action=downloads;sa=view;down=51

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Re: [MP3] Mount Whittle
« Reply #14 on: February 24, 2017, 07:36:27 PM »
Hey SuperZambezi,

I played your Mount Whittle board the other day and found it to be pretty fantastic! I love the layout, theme, and the balance of the different spaces in it. Kudos for your excellent design!

By the way, what tools did you use for the custom backgrounds? It is really impressive! It looks just like a board Nintendo designed themselves in-house  :)

Keep up making awesome boards!
~MisterThias64