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 alpenglow alpenglow Jan 04, 2010 at 09:30 UTC - 0 likes

    I'm talking about 2phase

    Thanks for add

  • Avatar of kollektiv kollektiv Jan 04, 2010 at 01:54 UTC - 0 likes

    @M0rb1d: Thanks for adding them. I'll get that timer in. I don't remember why I didn't add it.

    @alpenglow: I'll get that in too

  • Avatar of M0rb1d M0rb1d Jan 03, 2010 at 18:35 UTC - 0 likes

    Added/Fixed ruRU localization. Also, any chance to add Blood Beast (Saurfang) cooldown timer right after pull, not after first spawn?

    Last edited Jan 03, 2010 by M0rb1d
  • Avatar of alpenglow alpenglow Dec 28, 2009 at 03:51 UTC - 0 likes

    please add ICC Deathwhisper's skill(multiple frozen arrow??)

  • Avatar of kollektiv kollektiv Dec 24, 2009 at 03:07 UTC - 0 likes

    @Creylius: It's not a feature. I plan on adding a small manabar to each health bar soon.

    @Milanh: If you can provide a combat log of it I could fix it. Unfortunately I don't run Ulduar anymore.

    Last edited Dec 24, 2009 by kollektiv
  • Avatar of Creylius Creylius Dec 24, 2009 at 00:54 UTC - 0 likes

    Would it be possible to add a bar for Deathwhispers Mana Shield? Or maybe that's in there somewhere I'm not seeing?

  • Avatar of Milanh Milanh Dec 23, 2009 at 11:57 UTC - 0 likes

    I have noticed that in the last two versions, during the Mimiron encounter "Bomb bot spawns" netiher the sound nor the Flash Screen are working to indicate that a Bomb bot has spawned.

    i tried to reset it and still no indicator of any sort.

  • Avatar of kollektiv kollektiv Dec 22, 2009 at 02:09 UTC - 0 likes

    @nummy: You're right. I fixed this in the latest alpha. I had the cooldown set at 30 seconds when it should instead be 40 seconds. Many more alerts were added in the latest alpha for the last 3 of the 4 bosses.

    @phaulen: Use /dxelb for local bars. You can see the options in Alerts -> Bars -> Custom Bars

  • Avatar of nummy nummy Dec 21, 2009 at 06:12 UTC - 0 likes

    Hi. I am running version 409, and it seemed like all of the timers for Saurfang were off. I had both dxe and dbm running (maybe that's a mistake) and the dbm timers for blood beasts were correct. I didn't see the dxe notification on blood beasts until their third spawn and even then, the timer was off. Wiped a few times, but this was noticeable from the first attempt. Is this a known issue or maybe there is something wacky with my local copy.

    The other icc bosses were fine.

  • Avatar of phaulen phaulen Dec 17, 2009 at 20:31 UTC - 0 likes

    @gen, perfect, was out-thinking the room, it would appear that you'd need to be raid assist to use it, any option for it being local only?

    Last edited Dec 17, 2009 by phaulen

Facts

Date created
Mar 26, 2009
Categories
Last update
Jan 27, 2015
Development stage
Abandoned
Language
  • deDE
  • enUS
  • frFR
  • koKR
  • ruRU
License
All Rights Reserved
Downloads
1,180,961
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