News: Go to the front page portal to create a Torchmodders account | Visit the wiki!
November 17, 2019, 07:52:18 AM
collapse

*
Information

Please contribute to our


Sign up for a forum account at the Front Page. | Remember to Tag your posts.
Having problems logging in to the forums? Go the front page, log out and back in again.

Author Topic: [IDEA] Maika's Quest (children's mod)  (Read 2970 times)

Offline Wolven

  • Operator
  • Unique
  • *
  • Posts: 338
  • Country: no
    • status mod
    • View Profile
  • Mood: mood smiley
[IDEA] Maika's Quest (children's mod)
« on: August 18, 2014, 06:33:01 PM »
Here's a rather vague mod idea I have floating around in my head.

My daughter loves playing torchlight, both 1 and 2. She likes to quest and kill monsters, but what she enjoys even more, is to fish and feed that fish to her pet, watching it transform into another pet. Like any girl her age (6) she's fond of animals both a live,stuffed and virtual. So I got this idea about making a mod for kids where the objective of the game is to do simple quest (appropriate for kids), collect pets.

The Quest:

The quest must be simple and appropriate for children. It could be to solve puzzles, find items, talk to NPCs and perhaps fight monsters.

Quest Example 1: The player must save a group of animals from a pack of monsters.

Quest Example 2: The player must gather ingredients from a recipe and create (transmute) a potion. Then give that potion to a sick NPC.

Quest Example 3: The player must find a missing NPC who's gotten lost and help it back to it's home/village/parents. Monsters ambush the player on the way back.

Quest Example 4: The player needs to fish a certain amount of a certain fish to feed a hungry cat.

The Pets:

The mod will revolve heavily around fishing and finding and collecting pets. Once you got a pet in your collection, you can swap your current pet to any of the pets in your collection.
The player should also be able to have more than one pet at the time. (Minions) Some pets have a time limit others don't. Perhaps you need a certain pet to complete a quest.

Many of the NCPs and quest givers will be animals or "friendly looking" monsters.

I was also thinking that the children from TL1 could be used as Player Characters, but they lack animations and can't wear any of the existing armor.

I don't have much more than that. It's just a random idea I got when playing Torchlight with my daughter.
« Last Edit: August 18, 2014, 06:40:35 PM by Wolven »

Offline steffire3

  • Mod_Seeker, Balance_Researcher, Person_Listener.
  • Rare
  • *
  • Posts: 241
  • Country: us
  • I am more active on the Steam Workshop Discussions
    • status busy
    • View Profile
  • Mood: mood smiley
Re: [IDEA] Maika's Quest (children's mod)
« Reply #1 on: April 10, 2019, 07:05:50 PM »
@Phanjam requesting a take down of a spam post mentioning false passports. Would also request you check that Johny Tawn is not a Bot and check that account's previous posts in case it has spammed before. Thanks for your time.

Delete my post here as well. Let's not clutter Wolven's good work.  :)
« Last Edit: April 10, 2019, 07:23:40 PM by steffire3 »
At this point after playing Torchlight 2 for 5 years original and modded... ignorant of mods and now wise with compatibility... the one thing I value the most-

-is being able to have "support" from the author of any mod.

I think the only advice I can give is that you don't burn yourself out. ^_^

Offline Phanjam

  • Operator
  • Legendary
  • *
  • Posts: 2711
  • Country: ph
    • status ready
    • View Profile
  • Mood: mood angel
Re: [IDEA] Maika's Quest (children's mod)
« Reply #2 on: April 11, 2019, 09:33:41 AM »
Done! and thanks Steffire  ;)



 

* Quick Search


* Member Information

 
 
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

* Mod Boards Activity

* Who's Online

  • Dot Guests: 77
  • Dot Hidden: 0
  • Dot Users: 0

There aren't any users online.

* Calendar

November 2019
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
[17] 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

No calendar events were found.

* Recent Topics

Diablo II Charms possible in Torchlight II? by Waves_Blade
[November 11, 2019, 05:40:43 PM]


[TOOL] TL2 Translation Utility by Phanjam
[November 06, 2019, 07:11:09 AM]


[SCRIPT] Automatic Mesh Rebuilding by Phanjam
[October 31, 2019, 05:58:39 PM]


[Tool] Item Unit file maker Script by Phanjam
[October 21, 2019, 01:36:42 PM]


Will these plans be even possible to do? by Saber
[October 15, 2019, 06:13:17 PM]


Variant Classes Mod Information by Viz
[October 07, 2019, 03:50:15 AM]


Variant Classes Bug Reports by negreanu11
[October 05, 2019, 07:23:09 PM]


Mod Changelogs by Viz
[September 22, 2019, 05:06:52 AM]


idea/Request for a new torchlight 2 custom werewolf class by Phanjam
[September 16, 2019, 02:29:05 PM]


Utility to split ogre3d multi-animation skeleton xml files by Phanjam
[September 14, 2019, 02:22:10 AM]


FEP+ April 2019 Update by Sch123
[August 24, 2019, 09:40:03 AM]


Learning Quest Making by Phanjam
[August 21, 2019, 02:46:04 AM]


Fionna model needs some skills! by Kva3imoda
[August 14, 2019, 04:41:53 AM]


Floaty Torchlight Cube by Vkoslak
[August 04, 2019, 05:11:09 AM]


[IDEA] Dungeon Run by Phanjam
[August 04, 2019, 12:26:45 AM]

* Popular Topics