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OPEN  Bug report #2717  -  Timed grenades exploding immediately upon hitting the ground
Posted Nov 20, 2010 - updated Jan 28, 2013
mattn (tlh2000) has been working on this issue since January 28, 2013 (20:47)
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Item 2717 imported from sourceforge.net tracker on 2013-01-28 19:47:16

... but the timer seems to work when hitting some rooftops...
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tlh2000 (2010-11-20 16:39:01)  ⇑ top
this depends on the ground - throwing a grenade into e.g. sand where i would not bounce would lead to an immediate explode.
mcr2010 (2010-11-25 16:54:23)  ⇑ top
I did not know that, but 4 me this is quite illogical as the ground should maybe have an effect on the way the grenade bounces, but it should not have an effect on the timer ?! I mean if you have a timed grenade it never should explode immediately upon hitting the ground, but when the timer reaches its end...
tlh2000 (2010-11-27 08:10:04)  ⇑ top
you are of course right - but it adds nothing as waiting, it was just easier to implement it in the way it is now - but i agree that is should be fixed on the long run, though this does not have a high prio for me.
tlh2000 (2010-11-27 08:10:22)  ⇑ top
oh, btw. see terrain.ufo for this
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