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PostPosted: Mon Sep 11, 2017 6:50 pm 
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...Shady texture, multi-vertex 3D model... Jovial unused asset.

Sooo what exactly was the grey keycard found in TestScene, with a hand-marked inscription reading "HB", meant for? What did these letters abbreviate? It stands as one of the unsolved mysteries of Trespasser.

Candidates for possible meaning:

"Hammond Bungalow"
"Hammond Bitch"
"Henry Bungalow"
"Harbor Building"
"Hangover's (a) Bitch"
"Happy Beach"
"Historical Bones"
"Harold Brinewood"
"Helicopter Bird"

Any other suggestions?...

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I believe the other keycards like this found in the early Town Max Scene could help with this. It includes the HB one:

PtkeycardTM00-00
PtkeycardHB00-00
PtkeycardSG00-00
Ptkeycard1Mn00-00
PtkeycardHS00-00"
PtkeycardHG00-00

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 11, 2017 7:49 pm 
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! Fascinating, I didn't know about the others... Would be relatively simply to make the marker labels. I wonder whether they were all grey?

TM
~Terminus Monorail
HB
~(see above)
SG
~Supply Grocery
1MN
~One Man Night
HS
~High School
HG
~Henry Garage

These abbreviations seem quite mysterious and were definitely made so in order to make it a puzzle of some difficulty...

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Considering all the developer Easter eggs hidden in the game I just though that HB was just another one of those. Not sure about the proposed names, are they found in any other level?


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tatu wrote:
I believe the other keycards like this found in the early Town Max Scene could help with this. It includes the HB one:

PtkeycardTM00-00
PtkeycardHB00-00
PtkeycardSG00-00
Ptkeycard1Mn00-00
PtkeycardHS00-00"
PtkeycardHG00-00


HB = Hammond's Bedroom? PtkeycardsHB08t2.bmp
HS = Hammond's Studio? PtkeycardHS08t2.bmp
HG = Hammond's Gate? PtkeycardHG07t2.bmp
SG = South Gate? PtkeycardSG12t2.bmp
Sec = Security? PtkeycardSec10t2.bmp
ASec = ? PtkeycardA-Sec07t2.bmp
TM = ? PtkeycardTM11t2.bmp
1Mn = Main gate? Ptkeycard1Mn09t2.bmp

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machf wrote:
tatu wrote:
I believe the other keycards like this found in the early Town Max Scene could help with this. It includes the HB one:

PtkeycardTM00-00
PtkeycardHB00-00
PtkeycardSG00-00
Ptkeycard1Mn00-00
PtkeycardHS00-00"
PtkeycardHG00-00


HB = Hammond's Bedroom? PtkeycardsHB08t2.bmp
HS = Hammond's Studio? PtkeycardHS08t2.bmp
HG = Hammond's Gate? PtkeycardHG07t2.bmp
SG = South Gate? PtkeycardSG12t2.bmp
Sec = Security? PtkeycardSec10t2.bmp
ASec = ? PtkeycardA-Sec07t2.bmp
TM = ? PtkeycardTM11t2.bmp
1Mn = Main gate? Ptkeycard1Mn09t2.bmp


The "H" ones probably refer to Hammond, that would make sense.

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BTW, do we have the corresponding textures anywhere?

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machf wrote:
BTW, do we have the corresponding textures anywhere?


Sadly not. Only for the one found in TestScene. The other ones uses the same textures for the back and sides however.

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IIII am going to go with machf's analysis on this one...

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