Funny you mention this. I keep wondering why there were never any mods such as "The Third City".
I'm still hanging out to hear from the MDDClone author as I'm itching to do a mobile port. That would make it quite easy to do what you describe - especially if I were to publish file formats on how to create and locate objects etc.
Wouldn't it be a good idea to design new mission discs for Damocles, Dion Crisis and Mercenary I? It is sufficient to place selected objects in the selected locations, write a briefing info, thematic ... more
With file formats published it would be even possible to introduce randomization of the Mercenary content so that the games would not be all the same each time. And if more stuff will be outsourced... more
Hmm.. One of the things I didn't take into account when I answered your question was what system you'd want the save formats to be documented for. I'm playing around with the Amiga version of Escape... more
Is this not something you would like to try documenting yourself? It could be a laugh. I'm quite busy with a large project of my own at the moment so its not something I would get to any time soon.... more