Difference between revisions of "Making Tracks: Appendix D: Soccer and Battle Modes"

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Battle and soccer arenas are actually an extension of the track format and thus most of the instructions in this guide apply to arena creation. In fact, the process of making tracks and arenas diverge only at a few points, which this article aims to cover.
 
Battle and soccer arenas are actually an extension of the track format and thus most of the instructions in this guide apply to arena creation. In fact, the process of making tracks and arenas diverge only at a few points, which this article aims to cover.
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== Design ==
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Naturally, an arena is not a road circuit like a track. Arenas are a large area that contains the players and provides the features needed for battle or soccer mode. The playground area of an arena therefore needs to be more interesting and interactive than a track. Use ramps, obstacles, tunnels, and ridges to make an arena more dynamic and interesting. An arena like this is a bit dull:
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<gallery mode="packed" widths="800px" heights="490px">
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File:The_stadium_1.jpg|The arena is quite basic and lacks details as well as obstacles.
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File:The_stadium_2.jpg|The lack of
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</gallery>

Revision as of 14:58, 23 September 2016

Battle and soccer arenas are actually an extension of the track format and thus most of the instructions in this guide apply to arena creation. In fact, the process of making tracks and arenas diverge only at a few points, which this article aims to cover.

Design

Naturally, an arena is not a road circuit like a track. Arenas are a large area that contains the players and provides the features needed for battle or soccer mode. The playground area of an arena therefore needs to be more interesting and interactive than a track. Use ramps, obstacles, tunnels, and ridges to make an arena more dynamic and interesting. An arena like this is a bit dull: