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A very short tutorial how to run Knights of Honor map editor.

Posted by on - Basic Mapping/Technical

How to run KoH's map editor? It's quite simple:

1) create maps\Temps folder in your game directory
2) make a shortcut of KoH.exe
a. right click the shortcut and select properties
b. in the Target field, add -debug at the end, so it looks something like:
"C:\Program Files\Black Sea Studios\Knights Of Honor\KoH.exe" -debug
3) run the shortcut
4) go to the main menu of Knights of Honor, then press SHIFT and click Credits, and you'll be taken to the map editor instead of credits screen

Please note that the map editor bundled with Knights of Honor is very buggy, is missing some features/icons and functionality. So you've been forewarned.

Map editor


PS Knights of Honor fans group was created here on ModDB/IndieDB.

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AirborneRangerZz
AirborneRangerZz

Nice, will try to make a map :D Thanks!

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feillyne AuthorSubscriber
feillyne

You're welcome, but WARNING: the map editor is EXTREMELY buggy! So watch out.

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AirborneRangerZz
AirborneRangerZz

Noticed it and it seems, that I can't make any map no matter what size I choose or what button I press :( Too bad.. I was so excited to make my own map.

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Guest
Guest

how can i erase everything to start fresh again ?!!

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DonBre
DonBre

AWESOME! cant wait to try it out :) KoH <3

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Guest
Guest

when i try to save my map it crashes and says file open failed maps/textures.dt. please help :(

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Guest
Guest

how to save? where to move that? on pf or app data?

First, if you want save/load maps, you must create this folder "maps\Temps".
Then you must extract (all is better) packs/*.pak/*.pk1 (with PakMan).
If you want save/load original maps, you must copy all from the maps\ folder in "maps\Temps"!!!

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Guest
Guest

Thanks bro i love you <3

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