Player Experience Upgrade

version 2/111127 by Aaron Reed

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  • Section - Failed Communication Attempts

    A smarter parser rule when sp_normal_and_verb_related (this is the failed communication attempts rule):
        if input starts with "(hello|hi|talk|speak|greet|greetings|ask|tell|goodbye|bye)" and there is at least one visible person who is not the player:
            identify error as failed communication attempts rule;
            reject the command.

    Table of Smarter Parser Messages (continued)
    rule name  message  
    failed communication attempts rule  "[as the parser]If you're trying to talk to someone, you might try ASK [get person example] ABOUT something, the traditional conversation syntax. Type ABOUT to see if this story offers more detailed instructions for conversation.[as normal]"