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Archos in vanilla FfH2?

Discussion in 'Civ4 - Fall from Heaven' started by Phrossack, Oct 25, 2018.

  1. Phrossack

    Phrossack Armored Fish and Armored Men

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    Looking through the Civilopedia under the "Beastmaster" article, I noticed that one of its UU replacements was the Spiderkin. I went to that article and sure enough, there was a spider-themed unit there complete with a description mentioning Mother, the spider matriarch of the Archos civilization in some modmods.

    What's odd is that there's no mention of what civ the Spiderkin is unique to, no Archos civilization present, no Spiderkin article listed in the Units section of the Civilopedia, and I've never downloaded any modmods on this computer.

    What's going on here? Were the Archos originally in but cut out? They seem interesting, but the modmods look intimidating in just how much they add and change.
     
  2. black_imperator

    black_imperator Chieftain

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    The spiderkin appears in a easter egg only in the main mod, which i'll not spoil here ^^
     
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  3. Phrossack

    Phrossack Armored Fish and Armored Men

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    By "main mod," do you mean the scenarios? Or is it in the base sandbox game as a random event? I've never found this Easter egg and don't know where to look
     
  4. black_imperator

    black_imperator Chieftain

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    in the base sandbox game, yes ^^ though not an event
     
  5. Calavente

    Calavente Richard's voice

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    took me a bit of time and I found it...
    Interesting thought.
    I always thought that the Archos were strange for a modders that tried to stick everything to lore...
    but now I find that it was already in the vanilla game :)

    (and it really show that I didn't do the right things enough times)
     
  6. black_imperator

    black_imperator Chieftain

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    actually, that was in the other way around. They first appeared in a modmod, and then in the main mod as an easter egg ^^
     

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