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The Invisibility Cloak

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Version: The Conquerors 1.0c

The Invisibility Cloak

Have you ever wanted to create a re-named unit while in-game, but you just didn't know how? Since the "Change Object Name" effect has to select a specific unit, you can't re-name a unit that is created with triggers. Reason being, you can't select a unit that is created in-game. This method(TIC) will show you how to give the illusion of a re-named unit being created in the middle of the game. The method can be done anywhere on the map, even out in the open. And it's very convincing. So if you've search for a way to create a re-named unit while in-game, and couldn't find one, you need not look any further.

This scenario includes the method to create re-named units, and buildings(that's right, buildings) in-game. Be sure to read the instructions and trigger descriptions for some step-by-step instructions on how to perform this new trick.

Things needed to create this effect:

AoK Trigger Studio by DiGiT
AoK Editor

If you're behind, and you don't know where to get AoK Trigger Studio, visit the forums to see a thread on it.

AoKTS Website:

UPDATED: The utility scenario now contains an in-game tutorial. It's a bit easier than just reading the instructions. Good luck. =)
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Learn these and a lot more tricks using The Invisibility Cloak, in the TIC thread. You can find it in the SD forums.

TIC Thread:,36583,30,10

[Edited on 05/07/06 @ 12:54 AM]

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This is extremely useful, although it takes practice to do well.
File Author
It is a very good idea to practice a little before using it in your project, but it's well worth it. You guys are just lucky you don't have to use the "damage building" method. That was annoying. But now that the ram method was discovered, it's actually quite easy once you get the hang of it. :-)
File Author
I've just added an in-game tutorial, for those of you who don't like to read the instructions of Cloaking. :p jk
Dantares IV This has been really useful. Good work.
Crab200 I tried that and this works!

I have one question: When I tested that, there where Ram was, was now shadow, what meant that Ram was somelike removed. (And it was). Can I remove that shadow, so it doesn't show any?
File Author
Hm, I've never had a problem with any shadows. Are you, by any chance, using an edited .DAT file.
Prince_Lothar Sorry but I don't understand what you mean by the units ID. Do I have to go into the games data and change something? Could someone give a step-by-step on this please?

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