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by Bogomip
Wed May 03, 2017 1:01 am
Forum: BNT help and discussion
Topic: BNT new version
Replies: 10
Views: 6294

Re: BNT new version

I agree with your choice not to use Flash, it was terrible and was not intuitive in how it could interact with the browser. WebGL has been around for a while though and works much better in the browser. All newer browsers support it well (even Edge) enough that a simple app might work fine for it. ...
by Bogomip
Mon May 01, 2017 9:11 am
Forum: BNT help and discussion
Topic: Attacking Planets
Replies: 1
Views: 1587

Re: Attacking Planets

Ah never mind, I worked it all out and then got screwed because the base was destroyed when I took the planet (yay I won), and then the game took the 500 trillion I needed to pay off my bounty and IGB debt, as well as upgrading my ship to conquer further planets, so I have -700 billion debt to IGB, ...
by Bogomip
Mon May 01, 2017 3:05 am
Forum: BNT help and discussion
Topic: Attacking Planets
Replies: 1
Views: 1587

Attacking Planets

Dear all, I have questions regarding the attacking of planets that address issues outside of the FAQ. - The amount of torps on a planet is usually huge, but then the torp launcher is generally quite low. How does the torp launcher and the amount of torps work together? If they have a level 10 torp l...
by Bogomip
Mon May 01, 2017 3:03 am
Forum: BNT help and discussion
Topic: BNT new version
Replies: 10
Views: 6294

Re: BNT new version

I agree with your choice not to use Flash, it was terrible and was not intuitive in how it could interact with the browser. WebGL has been around for a while though and works much better in the browser. All newer browsers support it well (even Edge) enough that a simple app might work fine for it. B...
by Bogomip
Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:29 am
Forum: BNT help and discussion
Topic: BNT new version
Replies: 10
Views: 6294

Re: BNT new version

Thanks for the suggestions and the backstory particularly to things that have been tried and the challenges posed. I hadnt really considered some of the problems posed by past implementations. The 3D map thing is largely a presentational issue, however with Web GL being much better supported in 2017...
by Bogomip
Sat Apr 22, 2017 6:57 am
Forum: BNT help and discussion
Topic: BNT new version
Replies: 10
Views: 6294

BNT new version

Dear players of BNT, I am a long time player of Blacknova, playing originally on the Rednova game which has, apparently, long since disappeared from the tubes. I also happen to be a 'hobbyist web developer' with similarly significant experience in web design and particularly web programming. I inten...