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bug #12098: allow [message] to take multiple 'speakers'

Submitted by:  Eli Dupree <elvish_pillager>
Submitted on:  Sun 27 Jul 2008 10:33:20 AM UTC  
Category: Feature RequestSeverity: 1 - Wish
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group:  None of the others
Status: NonePrivacy: Public
Assigned to: Celtic Minstrel <celticminstrel>Open/Closed: Open
Release: 1.5.2Operating System: Gentoo Linux

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Mon 16 Feb 2009 07:55:09 PM UTC, comment #2:

Hope to find time for it post 1.6.

Mark de Wever <mordante>
Project Member
Sun 27 Jul 2008 04:19:24 PM UTC, comment #1:

I'm busy rewriting the widget engine and I've heard this request before. So I'll work on it but it might take some time.

Mark de Wever <mordante>
Project Member
Sun 27 Jul 2008 10:33:20 AM UTC, original submission:

As a campaign designer, I've run into several situations where it doesn't quite make sense to use only zero or one units' portraits in a message. The most obvious example is the message "Foo kills Bar!" - it would be nice to get both Foo and Bar in the picture. The most obvious place to put the second portrait would be on the right side of the text (which would also look cool.)

As a more speculative proposal, there could be a way for WML to freely specify the placement of images and blocks of text in a message. After all, messages are the primary form of communication between campaign designer and player. (Mmmm, a campaign without messages? someone should try that ^_^)

Eli Dupree <elvish_pillager>


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