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    Thread: The Inevitable Mindhack Discussion Thread
Post: RE: The Inevitable Mindhack Discussion Thread

I was thinking about ways to counter the really stinky mindhack-sec meta on classic. Maybe sec officers could have a lite version of the mindshield, and the mindhack implant works similar to the loyal...
zcrow General Discussion 25 1,184 02-06-2023, 10:57 AM
    Thread: Give HoP Wrestler powers behind the HoP desk
Post: RE: Give HoP Wrestler powers behind the HoP desk

Better option, just update all the HOP desks to have a glass window to stop desk-hoppers.
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 22 1,193 01-30-2023, 08:14 AM
    Thread: Ideas of questionable quality
Post: RE: Ideas of questionable quality

Surgical Shears: Tool that when hold massively speeds up removing clothing items/masks/helmets at the expense of destroying the item. Allows doctors to quickly remove masks and such for surgery and...
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 3,594 1,346,407 01-25-2023, 02:13 PM
    Thread: Nerf mechboots
Post: RE: Nerf mechboots

Leave mechboots as is, but if you run into a wall at full speed, you get a knockdown and some brain damage.
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 14 625 01-16-2023, 09:41 PM
    Thread: change random event antag spawns to be based on dead players instead of dead antags
Post: RE: change random event antag spawns to be based o...

Sure but the problem is, oftentimes the first ones to die are the antags. All too often I see the same names at the end of the round on multiple antag rolls. Would be good if the priority was given to...
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 5 304 01-15-2023, 01:30 PM
    Thread: PLAYER ITEM TO CHANGE OBJECT STYLE
Post: RE: PLAYER ITEM TO CHANGE OBJECT STYLE

crazy idea - put the floor/wall designer in the CE's office. should keep it out the hands of all but the most determined staff assistants and reduces the gross spam it mostly gets used for.
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 7 329 01-11-2023, 09:51 AM
    Thread: AI vision modules (or similar)
Post: RE: AI vision modules (or similar)

eh. Supercop AI's are already a pain in the butt. I feel like giving them even more tools to be that pain is not super great. if they wanna do that, they should request a borg shell and have to use th...
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 2 200 12-30-2022, 11:50 AM
    Thread: Medical training - Make it slightly more effective on others...
Post: RE: Medical training - Make it slightly more effec...

Medically trained personnel should be anchored whilst giving aid. Nothing more irritating than being a doctor trying to heal folk and getting shoved around by the onlookers.
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 7 426 12-30-2022, 11:48 AM
    Thread: Ideas of questionable quality
Post: RE: Ideas of questionable quality

Breathing/talking (and farting) in cold rooms should have a little vapor puff.
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 3,594 1,346,407 12-24-2022, 08:37 PM
    Thread: Mentor Application - Frebecca Frost
Post: Mentor Application - Frebecca Frost

Usual character name: Rebecca Frost / R.3.B / O.V.3.R.W.A.T.C.H vx.x BYOND username: zcrow Discord username (if you are on our discord): scrcro#5745 Recommended by (if applicable): Lucky.Cobra (Tav...
zcrow Applications 2 388 12-14-2022, 04:53 PM
    Thread: Mentor App?? Ezra Callison
Post: RE: Mentor App?? Ezra Callison

Deeply knowledgeable player. Have learnt a lot from Ezra, both directly and indirectly. Approachable and patient personality in and out of game. +1
zcrow Applications 18 1,854 12-14-2022, 10:29 AM
    Thread: Some Ling Balance Thoughts
Post: RE: Some Ling Balance Thoughts

Retrino Wrote: (12-03-2022, 11:44 AM) -- being devoured from a grab is a little dramatic. having it bite you and do brute sounds more appropriate, like the abom burgers do, but shamblers are already ...
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 11 605 12-04-2022, 10:30 AM
    Thread: Some Ling Balance Thoughts
Post: RE: Some Ling Balance Thoughts

Abominations shouldn't be able to be dragged or picked up by humans. Its a huge writhing mass of flesh. Grabbing it should get you absorbed.
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 11 605 12-02-2022, 09:55 AM
    Thread: Croissant mentor application
Post: RE: Croissant mentor application

no brainer this +1
zcrow Denied Applications 15 1,153 09-25-2022, 01:29 PM
    Thread: let security officers swap their guns at secvends
Post: RE: let security officers swap their guns at secve...

Not a fan. If you picked the wrong weapon for your round, bad luck. Its only for 45-60 minutes in the worst case. Try and ask a fellow officer to swap, or just grit your teeth and remember to make the...
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 23 1,716 08-16-2022, 07:34 AM
    Thread: Make Abominations Unpinnable
Post: RE: Make Abominations Unpinnable

The way I see it, if the changeling survives long enough on station and accumulates enough DNA to go Abomination on the shuttle (for long enough to do some damage), then they've earned it. Don't want ...
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 13 857 08-09-2022, 01:06 PM
    Thread: Replace screwing and welding AI modules with mounting drives
Post: RE: Replace screwing and welding AI modules with m...

I kinda like the delay idea. Would certainly make removing Law 1 less of instant death-sentence.
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 6 615 07-19-2022, 11:38 AM
    Thread: Midround nukies/syndicate strike force: Plans and community feedback
Post: RE: Midround nukies/syndicate strike force: Plans ...

virvatuli Wrote: (06-23-2022, 04:04 AM) -- Like I mentioned in discord when we were throwing the idea around, I like the idea of a midround antagonist that is *similar* to nukies, but I think nukies ...
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 13 1,519 06-23-2022, 05:22 AM
    Thread: Sec Officer & Sec Ass buddy program
Post: RE: Sec Officer & Sec Ass buddy program

I have always believed that sec offs work better with a partner. (see: Starbells). Usually there wasn't enough on to pair up and still be able to cover enough ground, so I think partnering up officers...
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 5 608 06-22-2022, 07:09 AM
    Thread: Handtowels(Or alternative) for starter item
Post: RE: Handtowels(Or alternative) for starter item

you can also wash your clothes in any of the sinks on station. and iirc standing under a running showerhead does the same thing.
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 3 448 06-14-2022, 11:52 AM
    Thread: Idea for a gang change
Post: RE: Idea for a gang change

i've said it a few times, and i'll say it again. gang outfits should be mandatory. if you join a gang, you have to wear the outfit, and cannot take it off. leave the mask slot free for internals or wh...
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 7 724 06-14-2022, 11:50 AM
    Thread: Ideas of questionable quality
Post: RE: Ideas of questionable quality

give ghost critters a 'be someone's pet' objective.
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 3,594 1,346,407 06-14-2022, 11:47 AM
    Thread: Authetication Disk alternate uses.
Post: RE: Authetication Disk alternate uses.

The auth disk also has packet nerdery uses too right?
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 5 532 05-27-2022, 07:16 AM
    Thread: Ideas of questionable quality
Post: RE: Ideas of questionable quality

travelling Magician gimmick job. basically a wizard without offensive powers. put on a show for the staff assistants! do magic tricks! could be fun for those who want to play wizard, but don't necessa...
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 3,594 1,346,407 05-27-2022, 06:56 AM
    Thread: Adding emergency auto-injector to chemmaster
Post: RE: Adding emergency auto-injector to chemmaster

I like the idea, but agree with the others that it should only use the hypospray whitelist.
zcrow Ideas & Suggestions 8 899 05-26-2022, 08:01 AM