Re: defend skill

From: Xual (
Date: 02/12/99

On Fri, 12 Feb 1999, Shane Augustine wrote:

> I was thinking of adding a defend skill where a player can type
> 'defend <target>' i.e. a group member.  If both players are in a room
> and someone attacks the defended, then the defender will quickly step
> in and take the damage.  I was wondering what would be the best way to
> do this.  Would I have to use code similar to the follow code? Also I
> was thinking about having mobs randomly attack different people in a
> group. Instead of just having one player attack and another one spam
> heals, I think it would be more interesting if the mobs could switch
> between who it was attacking. Anyone have any idea how to do this?

Look at the 'rescue' skill included in stock...

"Misery is boundless"
        -Xual the Torturer, on the Eve of the Sundering.

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