Deus Vox Encounters

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Pane and Options

Deus Vox Encounters (DXE) is a boss mod inspired by RDX. It is designed to be functional, efficient, and customizable, so you can change what you want and how you see this addon.

Features

  • Automated: Activation, starting, and stopping of encounters is automatic
  • Flexible alert system:
    • Customizable timer bars
      • Color
      • Texture
      • Font
      • Width
      • Spell icons
      • And more...!
    • Customizable full screen flashes
      • Duration
      • Transparency
      • Oscillations
      • Color
    • Customizable sounds: Packaged with 18 distinct ones
    • All alerts can be adjusted for all encounters
    • Audio countdowns can be activated for certain encounter alerts
  • Raid Icons: Marking on important events with an icon of your choosing
  • 3D Arrow: Directional arrows tells you where to go on important events
    • Two types:
      • Away: Directs you to run from a player or a location
      • Toward: Directs you to run to a player or a location
    • Ability to play a sound when shown
    • Displays your distance, to a player or location, in game yards
  • Encounter Pane
    • Boss health tracking gives you more awareness of fights
    • Engage timer tells you how long you've been fighting
    • Shortcut buttons provides easier access to common commands
    • Conditions to show the pane only when you want to
  • Version Check: View addon and encounter versions of raid members
  • Distribution System: Allows you to send encounters to the raid or individual players
  • Profile System: Switch settings between your characters
  • Modular Design: Encounters are loaded in appropriate zones
  • SharedMedia support

Getting Started

When you first login with this AddOn you will see a black transparent rectangle with a blue bar labeled 'Default', called the encounter pane, in the center of your screen. Shift+Click on it to move it. From left to right you will see:

  1. Stop Icon: Halts the current encounter (you should rarely have to do this)
  2. Menu Icon: Opens the configuration dialog
  3. Folder Icon: Opens a drop down menu to activate encounters
  4. Lock Icon: Toggles frame anchors
  5. Windows Icon: Opens a drop down menu to show interface windows

Also, if you ever hide the pane and can't get it to show, type /dxe for commands. There is also a minimap icon, which can open the configuration dialog.

Mists of Pandaria Update

  • Encounters: Patch 5.2 and 5.4 encounters have been implemented.
  • Features: New Message, Inform and Debuffs alerts and more new Alert Options.
  • Localization: Please visit the localization page for Mists of Pandaria translations.
  • Proximity Radar: A customizable radar is now available, too.
  • New Plugin: Lag Tolerance.

Implemented Encounters

  • ThroneOfThunder: All bosses
  • SiegeOfOrgrimmar: All bosses

The encounter files for WotLK can be found here: DXE Old Encounters

Localizations

Please visit the localization page to translate in-game phrases. It is open to anyone with an account. The most important phrases are the chat triggers for bosses, because they start encounters. However, not all encounters are started by chat triggers. The rest of the phrases are for display purposes. The following languages need a maintainer:

  • Korean (koKR)
  • Russian (ruRU)
  • Simplified Chinese (zhCN)
  • Spanish (esES)
  • Traditional Chinese (zhTW)
  • Brazilian Portuguese (ptBR)
  • Latin American Spanish (esMX)

Credits

  • Code/Inspiration - RDX, BigWigs, DBM
  • Coding and Testing - Mäev
  • Pane Buttons - Kassay
  • Translations - Pettigrow (frFR), Junkie/Fearendon (deDE), horws (ruRU), and everyone else

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  • Avatar of Shefki Shefki Sep 11, 2012 at 15:41 UTC - 1 like

    In an effort to hopefully stop all the private messages I'm posting here. I'm not raiding and haven't been since shortly after the start of Cataclysm. I did some of the stubbing out of encounters in the first raid tier in Cataclysm and nothing since then. Harleschorsch appears to have done most of the work on the addon since then. I have no ideas what his plans are. I'm really not in a position to work on this anymore.

  • Avatar of Malandris Malandris Aug 28, 2012 at 21:55 UTC - 0 likes

    What are the chances of us seeing an update for MOP?

  • Avatar of Dark5oul Dark5oul Jun 23, 2012 at 18:58 UTC - 0 likes

    @DanglesTheChamp: Go

    I second this. Having a timer for when Ultraxion becomes active is the one timer I'd really like to have in DXE for Dragon Soul. It makes timing potions, cooldowns, etc., infinitely easier.

    Last edited Jun 23, 2012 by Dark5oul
  • Avatar of soulyouth soulyouth Feb 23, 2012 at 21:52 UTC - 0 likes

    Didn't notice there was a alpha released, so I switched over to DBM for a week, talk about having warning rammed down your throat and being babied.

    The Feb 3 alpha fixed the no times on H madness and no grip timer on spine. Keep up the great work, been using dxe since ulduar :)

  • Avatar of Santiel Santiel Feb 07, 2012 at 12:48 UTC - 0 likes

    Same issue, just like tomkall. Spine of DW is working for me, but Madness of DW isn't. The addon seems to be completely disabled itself at Madness of DW, no timers, no nothing at all. I too would love to know if it's some bug that's in the addon or it's other addon that's affecting DXE to function properly?

  • Avatar of tomkall tomkall Feb 06, 2012 at 09:02 UTC - 0 likes

    Hi This is with no doubt the best boss mod in game but please update it properly; Spine of Deathwing and Madness of Deathwing doesnt work at all. Is it only me or theres is bug?

  • Avatar of DanglesTheChamp DanglesTheChamp Jan 16, 2012 at 02:15 UTC - 0 likes

    If you could add a pull timer for Ultraxion, that would be amazing. Other than that, great Add-on and thank you so much for keeping it updated.

  • Avatar of morfina morfina Jan 15, 2012 at 21:54 UTC - 0 likes

    Fix Hagara Focused Assault heroic timer :(

  • Avatar of Star1814 Star1814 Dec 16, 2011 at 14:37 UTC - 0 likes

    Hey. I just recently swapped back to this in hopes that it would feature separate Morchok and Kohcrom timers for at least Stomps, but also Resonating Crystal spawning would be nice, in Heroic Mode. Looking through the Encounter options it's not clear whether or not this is implemented.

  • Avatar of temp123456 temp123456 Oct 10, 2011 at 20:43 UTC - 0 likes

    Hi everyone Not making a ticket, because i cant support thoroughly the explanation of my problem. Ever since the new update pushes came out a few days ago, my wow became unstable. It just closes randomly without any warning or error message. During play, During raid etc. I have tried to raid today without this mod and i had no error whatsoever. This doesn't prove anything. Just having a strong suspicion where the source of my problems lie. Also if someone experiences the same, please speak up too.

    Thanks

Facts

Date created
Mar 26, 2009
Categories
Last update
Nov 21, 2013
Development stage
Abandoned
Language
  • deDE
  • enUS
  • frFR
  • koKR
  • ruRU
License
All Rights Reserved
Downloads
1,175,804
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