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2D Fighter Mod - Way of the Warrior 1.1e

Use fighting game moves!

  1. SuperMandrew

    Do you wish the combat system was more interactive? Are you a fan of 2D fighters?
    Do you like ripping through a planet with a GIANT FREAKIN LASER BEAM?!


    If you answered yes to any of the above, then this mod is for you! Even if you didn't you should still give it a shot and let me know what you think! :)

    This mod, by myself and LowestFormOfWit (who created the beautiful blue-man sprites), adds a new tech to the game, which unlocks three new moves for the player.

    The first move is the hadouken, which is performed by starting down (S), then going down+right (S+D), then right (D) and finishing with a click. Doing a quick roll of your fingers on the keyboard plus a click causes your character to perform a hadouken similar to Street Fighter!
    Input: S, S+D, D, Click
    If you're not using easyInput, this is how the move should be performed:

    Correct: [​IMG] (+ click)

    [​IMG] (+ click)

    The second move is the shoryuken. This is performed a little differently, but essentially the same as the hadouken but first pressing right (D).
    Input: D, S, S+D, Click or:
    D, S, S+D, D, Click

    The character will attack in the direction based on which side of the screen the mouse is on.

    Performing either of these moves will charge your hyper bar. Once your hyper bar is fully charged, you can unleash a super hadouken! This will destroy terrain (and enemies) and consume your hyper bar. It's performed by doing two hadouken's in a row then a click.
    Input: S, S+D, D, S, S+D, D, Click

    Finally, the hyper bar display can be toggled with the G key. You may turn off the display or turn it on, it will still function properly even while off.

    There are a few times you can't do a move: a shoryuken must be done while on the ground, and a hadouken can't be performed when you're falling so fast you'll take damage (no using the hadouken while falling to break the fall, your speed must be slow).

    To install: either start a new character and the tech will appear in the ship or become an admin and execute the command:

    /aiaction {"action" : "showTech", "techName" : "wayofthewarriorTech"}

    I hope you all enjoy! :)


    Higher quality gifs (via gfycat):

    Planned updates:
    - Modular energy system: each move takes X% of max energy at time, and scales damage based on max energy (moves then stay balanced regardless of tier)
    - Potential decay of hyper bar: will prevent people from stockpiling and saving the hyper bar for too long
    - Background projectile: hyper background only works on Zoom x.3 and Zoom x.4 - maybe find a way to get it working on Zoom x.2 properly?
    - Other movesets! Yea, we've got other characters in store ;)

    SuperMandrew and LowestFormOfWit [​IMG]

    SnoopJeDi: idea of using the mouse to determine which direction to perform the attack
    metadept: helped with early version of the input-system
    PenguinToast: helped with querying nearby entities during hyper move, allowing slowdown of all enemies on screen
    healthire: plenty of feedback and help when asked for it
    ##starbound-modding: great resource for any modder, and great community. Come stop on by sometime! :)
    Mod Pack Permissions:
    You must get the author's consent before including this mod in a compilation.
    Mod Assets Permissions:
    You must get the author's consent before altering/redistributing any assets included in this mod.

Recent Updates

  1. Fixing link
  2. Upbeat Giraffe update!
  3. Updated for Enraged Koala

Recent Reviews

  1. Fruzstrated
    Version: 1.1e
    Looks cool, but almost imposible to use.
    Im donig the key presses correctly and it only works 10% of the time.
    1. SuperMandrew
      Author's Response
      You're probably not doing the key presses correctly. Check the main overview post again and watch the correct way (if you have easyInput off). When the move has been input properly, you'll notice your character's hands become empty and have no tools shown. That means all that's left is a click to execute the move. Feel free to post in the discussion thread if you need more assistance.
  2. HyperSniper111
    Version: 1.1e
    This is a really cool mod...sadly the download doesnt work, it freezes even though my internet is fine. Plz change download
    1. SuperMandrew
  3. trailblazer57
    Version: 1.1e
    Finnally updted and it seems that the inputs are even easier and yet still have that 2d fighter feel. %/% all the way! I'd give it a 10/5 if i can get a sakura voiced tech :P.
    But seriously a great mod that does exactly what it says and is a fun diversion from the normal techs for your inner Street warrior.
  4. xXxenoX9x™
    Version: 1.1e
    Yeah cool, now with my old characters I can't have this tech, thanks.
    1. SuperMandrew
      Author's Response
      Uhh what? Assuming you're playing single player, just type "/admin", then type:

      /aiaction {"action" : "showTech", "techName" : "wayofthewarriorTech"}

      And you can get it on old characters too.
  5. errmoop0
    Version: 1.1e
    Quality mod!
  6. Daguza
    Version: 1.1d
    TOO COOL!!!
  7. Sgt.Novo
    Version: 1.1d
    Nice! :D
  8. Hoperealm
    Version: 1.1d
    Just Awesome
  9. juliopeludo
    Version: 1.1d
    This mod is freaking awesome! I love it! if I could suggest though one way to make it more awesome would be to either tier the attacks or increase the damage. I read that you plan on doing that for the future, just thought I'd add it in anyway. I'm cruising around on tier 10 planets and would like to just the giant laser beam and take down armies of npcs and all that good stuff. other than that its super fun and great!
  10. Thaurrus
    Version: 1.1d
    This is a very fun mod! the button execution is pretty tight, and it works fully in multiplayer. If you, your server, and your friends all have the mod installed atleast ;D