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Feedback Character Re-Customization Needed

Discussion in 'Starbound Discussion' started by BrendanatorX, Dec 22, 2016.

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Hands up if you want this in the game!

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  1. BrendanatorX

    BrendanatorX Void-Bound Voyager

    With the vast technological advances in Starbound at present, friendly barbers should be old news.
    Plastic surgery should be a thing of the past.
    There should be technology that allows its user to reconstruct their genes to allow for a different skin or hair color or to shape your hair the way you want it.

    What's that? People don't even know what a haircut is? everyone looks the same forever?

    Chucklefish, come on.. The universe needs diversity on a daily basis. Please allow us to re-customize our characters.
     
  2. Witch Cat

    Witch Cat Scruffy Nerf-Herder

    I have been screaming about this for the past century. Literally, every game like Starbound (i.e. Minecraft, Terraria, etc.) have a way to allow you to alter your character's features, so why doesn't Starbound have it? I'm a 100% sure everyone would love if this was added.

    (Also, I'm p sure this should've been posted in the Suggestion Forum. Perhaps you should just delete this and post the thread again in the Suggestion Forum.)
     
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  3. oinkgamer

    oinkgamer Scruffy Nerf-Herder

    Yeah, not sure why this isnt already a thing. Could just be a simple as adding a barber npc to the outpost.
     
  4. BrendanatorX

    BrendanatorX Void-Bound Voyager

  5. DraikNova

    DraikNova Ketchup Robot

    Yeah, body modification should be easy as all hell given the fact that Starbound takes place at least 500 centuries in the future. I mean, besides the natural advancement of human technology, the influx of new ideas and concepts from other species would have given technology a major boost, and such modification doesn't even seem that far-off right now. Re-customization should definitely be in the game.

    On a side-note, I headcanon this and the prominence of human culture due to the Protectorate as the reason for Starbound's...rather weird design decision regarding the female character models for non-humans.
     
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  6. Kajima

    Kajima Phantasmal Quasar

    Surprised this isn't a thing yet.

    If there's a mod for this, a link for it would be nice.
     
  7. AmazonValkyrie

    AmazonValkyrie Spaceman Spiff

    I most definitely want this feature! Here's hoping CF makes it happen ^_^
     
  8. Another Kevin

    Another Kevin Phantasmal Quasar

    I remember those chairs in Animal Crossing that basically styled your hair based on some settings that the poodle earlier typed in as soon as you took a seat. Not sure why a Furry Universe has those but Starbound hasn't.
     
  9. MrVauxs

    MrVauxs Existential Complex

    Know barbers from GTA V? Those who can turn you into an afro-american when you have no hair at all
     
  10. BrendanatorX

    BrendanatorX Void-Bound Voyager

    Barbers would be a great start, but we need more than just haircuts to be honest.

    Nobody has come up with a mod for this yet unfortunately.
     
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  11. Momopovich

    Momopovich Pangalactic Porcupine

    It would be nice of course, but tbh with all those helmets and stuff i rarely see the face of my character
     
  12. LadyRavenSkye

    LadyRavenSkye Lucky Number 13

    I would really like for this to be a thing. I picked some nasty hair for my Novakid, it looked nice in the thing, but the clipping is eye-gore worthy when I put on some gear.
     
  13. Sir_Djak

    Sir_Djak Scruffy Nerf-Herder



    I truly agree! There is a lack of beards in the character customization imo :sparta:
     
  14. Witch Cat

    Witch Cat Scruffy Nerf-Herder

    Beards would then be a human only thing, and maybe Apex too. But now that I think about it, having Florans have tufts of grass or flowers as beards would be cool, maybe the Novakids could have a darker haze where the beard is meant to be, etc. etc.
     
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  15. Sir_Djak

    Sir_Djak Scruffy Nerf-Herder

    Again I have to totally agree with you! Stop throwing all the good ideas :V!
     
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