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Title  Thermopylae
Author  Chaos_Theocrat
Submitted / Updated  01-09-2009 / 01-10-2009
Category  Areas
Type  .rar File
Description
Requirements: Nwnv1.69, CEPv2.2
Other Requirements: Bioware Water Fix Patch (Available Here)

About the Location:
Made famous most recently by the movie 300, Thermopylae is a place of great heroism. Thermopylae ("hot gateway") is a location in Greece where a narrow coastal passage existed in antiquity. It derives its name from several natural hot water springs. The Battle of Thermopylae, as recorded by the ancient historian Herodotus, was fought in August 480 BC, between an alliance of Greek city-states and the invading Persian Empire of Xerxes I, at the pass of Thermopylae in central Greece. Vastly outnumbered, the Greeks held up the Persian advance for seven days in total (including three days of battle), before the rear-guard was annihilated in one of history's most famous last stands. Now you too can stage your own epic battles there!

About the Prefab:
Thermopylae is a large 21x32 map fully detailing the entire Theromopylae pass from the east gate all the way to the Persian encampment in the west. I have worked from actual maps of the area as it looked in ancient times, to capture the exact feeling of this region as it actually was. The Spartan encampment is on both sides of the Phocian wall as recorded historically, while the fleet of Persian warships is anchored north of the Persian encampment. Even the path which wound its' way through the mountains behind Spartan lines is detailed so you can recreate the final surprise attack that brought an end to the Spartans' defence of Thermopylae, through the treachery of Ephialtes.

Contains a demo module, an .erf file, a readme file, and the Bioware Water Fix Patch Hak Pak that makes certain official Bioware tilesets run a lot smoother. (To use the patch, place it top-most priority in your own module's custom content list. It uses no .2da files, so it is totally compatible with the CEP and should work with all other types of custom content packs.)

Files

NameTypeSizeDownloads
Thermopylae.rarThermopylae.rar
Submitted: 01-09-2009 / Last Updated: 01-09-2009
rar82.04Kb197
Thermopylae - Download
Bioware_Water_Fix_Patch.rarBioware_Water_Fix_Patch.rar
Submitted: 01-09-2009 / Last Updated: 01-09-2009
rar14.38Kb219
Bioware Water Fix Patch - Download
SCORE OUT OF 10
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Comments (9):

Posted by Tagaijin at 2009-02-02 05:17:48    Voted 10.00 on 02/02/09
Great work! Awesome detail.

Posted by Saduj at 2009-01-11 22:59:05    Voted 10.00 on 01/11/09
Very Cool!
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Posted by Ariel at 2009-01-11 19:08:17    Voted 10.00 on 01/11/09
This is just excellent, detailed and well thought out.
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Posted by chaos_theocrat at 2009-01-11 16:43:18    
Hey all, good to hear from everybody! The water fix, basically, takes the water in certain official Bioware tilesets, such as the Tropical and the Castle Exterior Rural, and swaps the water textures for the ones used by the standard Rural tileset. This, in effect, increases your in-game FPS when using those tilesets, which was made necessary since those tilesets, by themselves, use water textures that cause a drop in FPS on certain comps. The water fix eliminates the FPS drop.

Thank you very much for the votes and the interest in this prefab. Hopefully I'll have more good things on the way soon! - Farewell 4 now, everyone! :)

Posted by rawn_phoenix at 2009-01-11 13:44:33    Voted 10.00 on 01/11/09
Simply fantastic!

Great work, this certainly deserves the rating I gave it!

Posted by JackTaylor at 2009-01-11 13:42:34    Voted 9.50 on 01/11/09
Wow, excellent prefab! Nicely done, sir. The care you put into this is evident throughout.
Thanks!
JFK
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Posted by electryc at 2009-01-11 00:57:34    Voted 9.00 on 01/11/09
nice work, glad to see your back at creation.

Posted by jdeavila at 2009-01-10 22:33:16    Voted 9.00 on 01/10/09
Nice work Chaos!
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Posted by Ariel at 2009-01-10 21:31:51    Voted 10.00 on 01/11/09
Nice work, I'll vote once I've tested it a bit.
Whats the water fix hak exactly do? or rather what does it fix and how?


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