Lasers

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Re: Lasers

Postby Serman » 08 Sep 2009, 02:21

I also think Needle Gun should be re-named to Coil Gun. 'Needle' just sounds too weak.
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Re: Lasers

Postby ClockWork » 08 Sep 2009, 03:48

Serman wrote:I also think Needle Gun should be re-named to Coil Gun. 'Needle' just sounds too weak.

Then again, a mini gun sounds likes its small…buts its actually anything but mini. ;)
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Re: Lasers

Postby Corporal Punishment » 08 Sep 2009, 20:49

By the way: Is there any chance the sound for laser-based weapons might get changed? This "chiuwm"-like noise is what people are used to from SciFi movies, what probably is the reason it is employed in WZ. But I could easily record the real life rattling sound of a laser, since my sister works in chemical research an deals with high energy lasers on a daily basis. Well, of course it is not the laser making any sound really, but rather the discharging capacitors. Or might this lead to players mistaking laser sound for machine-gun fire?
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Re: Lasers

Postby Zarel » 08 Sep 2009, 21:24

Well, Warzone lasers are silent. The sound you hear are just the game alerting you to the fact that a laser is being fired.

If you have better "stereotypical laser" sounds, by all means, upload them.
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Re: Lasers

Postby new paradigm leader » 08 Sep 2009, 21:29

on the subject of "needle guns" needle guns in warzone AREN'T needle guns AT ALL
a needle gun is a flachette based weapon not a gauss light cannon
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