I have high hopes for this working out better in NOTD 2 than it did in NOTD now that Jumping is an integral part of the game. Also because I seriously re-tooled Gunslinger. With this, Tier 2 classes are done, and now all I have to do Tier 3. And then the Secret Classes, but those are coming waaaaaay later.
Class Name: Pathfinder Class Biography: Pathfinders are the UGC’s rapid response infantry, commonly being deployed at the first sign of trouble. They are lightly armed and lightly armored, but their expertise with handguns and their jump packs make them dangerous combatants. Class Stats: Same as NOTD, but reduce Base Shields to 80 and increase Shield Armor to 4. Weight...
NOTD 2’s pets are making a move from units that start weak and become powerful (in some cases, insanely overpowered) to units that are more middle of the road, in both starting and ending strength. They are also becoming less standardized and more unique - each pet will have a set of abilities that help it to fit a specific role.
PET LEVELS AND EXPERIENCE
Pets will have a maximum of six levels, with the following amounts being what are required to meet each new level:
So! The Psi Ops. Neato burrito spicy meato. The trees are designed around the concepts of the “classic” mind powers – being able to move things with your mind and being able to influence others with your mind. A lot of stuff has been shuffled around and some abilities have been cut, but I feel like her overall purpose and impact remains the same while granting her new and interesting tools to make use of. Also, she inherited Look!
Class Name: Psi Ops Class Biography: Elite soldiers possessing psychic powers that can manipulate energy or confound the enemy with illusions. Weight Category: Light Class Soundset: Sarah Kerrigan (Placeholder)
Obtainable only by randoming, NOTD 2’s first secret character has been revealed! Playing as Otis a [CLASSIFIED] number of times will make him selectable for regular play.
Class Name: SEEKRIT AGENT Class Biography: An Infested Marine that somehow survived the purge of Apollo. Much about Otis is “A SEEKRIT”, such as how he manifested his strange powers or how he remains in active service. Class Stats: Hitpoints:300 Hitpoint regen:1.2 Armor:2 Movespeed: 2.4 Weight Class:Medium Soundset:...
Okay so maybe I was supposed to finish Tier 2 classes before moving to Tier 3, but I had the Forward Observer mostly done so I figured I’d just get it all of the way done. I know that quite a few people are looking forward to it, so I’ll serve it up for all you eager folks.
Class Name: Forward Observer Class Biography: Forward Observers are experts at situational analysis and are authorized to allocate resources to complete their mission as they see fit. They have access to devastating artillery, but they can also call in additional infantry to bolster ground forces. Class Stats: Same as NOTD. Weight Category:Medium. Class Soundset:Goliath (Placeholder)...