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So I set a large amount of alliances in an initialization trigger thinking that players and teams are set up the same as warcraft 3. I just figured out how to allow the host to move players to and from the two teams in my map but when I start the game on the second team, I am allied to both teams and have control of the wrong units preplaced on the map.
How can I replicate the settings from warcraft 3? I have 2 teams with 7 players each and 2 of the players on each team are computers. I want the game lobby to look like this:
Slot 1: Team Computer 1
Slot 2: Team Computer 2
Slot 3: Player Slot
Slot 4: Player Slot
Slot 5: Player Slot
Slot 6: Player Slot
Slot 7: Player Slot
Slot 8: Team Computer 1
Slot 9: Team Computer 2
Slot 10: Player Slot
Slot 11: Player Slot
Slot 12: Player Slot
Slot 13: Player Slot
Slot 14: Player Slot
I want players to be able to freely move themselves between the slots and I want players in-game to be associated with their slot number. For instance if I start the game in slot x the game will recognize me as player y.
Edited by Futzbuckle on 1/2/2013 7:19 PM PST
Oh........This is a case where Blizzard screwed up massively. You would think that it would be that simple, but now you have to do a few colossal triggers to set this up properly. I had to stumble through this the hard way, and when I finally got it, I realized that I had to change some references in my triggers. I desperately hope that you either have very few triggers or else have completed very few of them, because otherwise this will be a painful thing for you to go through. I'll point you to a few threads where I explained this to other people:
http://us.battle.net/sc2/en/forum/topic/2353276447?page=2 (I know that the thread title is horribly misleading, but on page 2 the whole thread got detailed because of a guy who needed help. Go to the second page and read through the whole blasted thing).
http://www.sc2mapster.com/forums/resources/project-workplace/9727-lotr-minas-tirith/ (post number 10)
If you still need help, find me online (I have plenty of free time, so I manage to make it on basically every single day for a few hours or more) and explain your problems, and I'll give you some advice.
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