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help with the hpl 2 editor
MantisToboggan Offline
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help with the hpl 2 editor

Hey guys I'm just starting to use the mapping program for this game.

Now this may seem like a dumb question, but how would I go about testing my map?

Also, is there any specific folder to save it in? (i have it through steam if that matters)
(This post was last modified: 02-24-2012, 03:07 PM by MantisToboggan.)
02-24-2012, 05:20 AM
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Obliviator27 Offline
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RE: help with the hpl 2 editor

You have to set up the custom story.
C>ProgramFiles>Steam>SteamApps>Common>AmnesiaTheDarkDescent>Custom_stories.
You can take a look at the wiki to figure out how to set it up: http://wiki.frictionalgames.com/hpl2/amn...stom_story

From there, you just go into the Custom Stories menu on the main Amnesia menu.

02-24-2012, 05:50 PM
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RE: help with the hpl 2 editor

(02-24-2012, 05:50 PM)Obliviator27 Wrote: You have to set up the custom story.
C>ProgramFiles>Steam>SteamApps>Common>AmnesiaTheDarkDescent>Custom_stories.
You can take a look at the wiki to figure out how to set it up: http://wiki.frictionalgames.com/hpl2/amn...stom_story

From there, you just go into the Custom Stories menu on the main Amnesia menu.
Thanks man.
02-24-2012, 07:15 PM
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RE: help with the hpl 2 editor

I have another question. When im making a note have something written on it when you pick it up i can only have it on one line. how do i go about making a long note?
02-24-2012, 10:06 PM
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RE: help with the hpl 2 editor

You can type [br] in your .lang file if you want a break. Otherwise, it'll automatically put it into multiple lines.

02-24-2012, 10:09 PM
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RE: help with the hpl 2 editor

It just doesn't write anything when i do that
02-24-2012, 10:34 PM
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<Entry Name="Whatever"> This is a test line. [br] This line will be on a new line.</Entry>

02-24-2012, 11:30 PM
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That is exactly what I did. do you want to see what I have written there?
02-24-2012, 11:55 PM
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RE: help with the hpl 2 editor

i cant use hpl cus im missing sdl.dll or somethin help plz Sad
02-26-2012, 03:16 PM
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RE: help with the hpl 2 editor

(02-24-2012, 05:20 AM)MantisToboggan Wrote: Hey guys I'm just starting to use the mapping program for this game.

Now this may seem like a dumb question, but how would I go about testing my map?

Also, is there any specific folder to save it in? (i have it through steam if that matters)
Here is script for the Note -->


<LANGUAGE>

<CATEGORY Name="CustomStoryMain">

<Entry Name="Description">You had moving in to a new house you bought. but you didnt knew the house's background....</Entry>

</CATEGORY>


<CATEGORY Name="Journal">
<Entry Name="Note_Test1_Name"> I Wont Forgive YOU!</Entry>
<Entry Name="Note_Test1_Text"> I WONT FORGIVE YOU!</Entry>
</CATEGORY>

</LANGUAGE>



Btw you have to change to name of the note

http://www.moddb.com/mods/jessehmusic - Hospital of horror , WIP
02-26-2012, 04:16 PM
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