Author Archives: apwhite

VBorg update for the Kobold Paladin

The vanilla borg was having issues with creating kobold paladins for every character.  This actually wasn’t a borg issue, but a “feature” in the birth.c file for the game.  So I made some edits to allow the normal classes to … Continue reading

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March 2017 Zborg Update

 Starving vamp borgs are now allowed to eat a pet.  Starving Vamp who can summon a pet to eat, should do so.  Starving borgs will skip the borg_defend(), since it might teleport away a meal.  At a minimum it is consuming … Continue reading

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September 2016 Zborg

Update for the Zangband borg.  I’ve been running Vampire Mindcrafters and they seem very capable within the borg’s limited dynamics.  There were some fixes to how the borg handles, radius-0 ball spells Borg was still (rarely) missing the target using … Continue reading

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January 9th, 2016

borg_best_combo() was returning a crash from a report of the item description if the item was being pulled from the home. The Amberites need to know that the level has changed when they use the Shadow Shifting ability. If a … Continue reading

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Screensaver for V341 updated

There was a couple of problems getting the vanilla 341 screensaver working.  I had to make a couple of changes to the game code.  Main-win.c in WinMain() about line 5449 Cmd-misc.c in do_cmd_try_borg() about line 109 I’ve tested it in … Continue reading

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Back to School Updates

Summer break is over and it’s time to update the borg. The wrong routine was being called when the borg looked for an item with the earthquake activation. He should look to see if he equipped an item. Instead, he … Continue reading

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Small Vanilla 341 update

I added the enchant scrolls to the list of consumable items. So instead of junking scrolls, he will at least attempt to enchant an item in the inventory/equipment. in borg_lure_position() and borg_flow_kill_1(), which are both related to allowing the borg … Continue reading

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Vanilla 341 Update

I wanted to get an update for the vanilla borg.  I have not been able to get the latest (351) to compile but at least the 341 will be working a little better. Minor fix for resting as an attack … Continue reading

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April 22, 2015 updates

Potential crash from Meteor Swarm calculation fixed.  Adjusted the damage on certain death spells and corrected the mana cost penalty. For some reason, I was thinking the beastman race got a discount at the cure-mutation guy. Evidently not. The borg … Continue reading

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Trump Tower and depth > 85

Add support for the Inn. The borg will buy food if he finds himself there. But the borg does not purposely flow there (yet). Added more shops to the list of ‘mistakenly entered shop’ routine. Borg needed a borg_notice() added … Continue reading

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