Good Ideas

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Description

This page is a record of the good ideas that have emerged from the Ideas forum. For purposes of this thread, a "good idea" is one that has received broad support and has not been naysayed by the appropriate Developer.

Interface Ideas

Reorganisable unit help

Description: Allow list of units in the in-game help to be sorted by faction, level or name. Also possibly by (expandable/foldable) advancement tree.

Status: Not implemented

Forum Reference: http://www.wesnoth.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=11076

Status Table to list number of unowned villages

Description: Add a row to the Status Table to list the number of unowned villages.

Status: Not implemented

Forum Reference: http://www.wesnoth.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=8665

Allow in-game creation of subdirectories for saved games

Description: Allow the user to create subdirectories in the saved game screen and to save games into them.

Status: Superseded by a different proposal , for game thread IDs.

Forum Reference: http://www.wesnoth.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=7260

Implemented Ideas

This section is here for the benefit of those people who say nothing good ever comes out of the Ideas Forum...

Add "Advances From" to Unit Description

Description: Include "Advances From" as well as "Advances To" in unit description.

Status: Implemented as at ???

Forum Reference: http://www.wesnoth.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=7199


Add a wait pointer or progress bar while loading

Description: Turn the mouse pointer into an hourglass, or use a progress bar, when Wesnoth is loading (at various points) so that it doesn't look like it has hung.

Status: Implemented as at ???

Forum Reference: http://www.wesnoth.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=8631


Help Page to include Unit Cost

Description: Add cost of unit to unit help

Status: Implemented as at ???

Forum Reference: http://www.wesnoth.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=8233

Allow selection of Leader's gender for multiplayer games

Description: Add an option to the MP interface to allow players to select the gender of their team leader.

Status: Added to Advanced preferences, and still being worked on. First implemented as a patch after 1.3.8 by Shadow Master. Second implementation completed after 1.3.9 by Shadow Master (effective algorithm) and Noyga (GUI code).

Forum Reference: http://www.wesnoth.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=16372

Add a "Back" button to Scenario Intro screens

Description: Add a "Back" button so that, when stepping through a Scenario intro story you can backtrack.

Status: Implemented as at ???

Forum Reference: http://www.wesnoth.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=8857

This page was last edited on 28 April 2014, at 22:12.