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Remove Alien 'remains'

Posted: Sun Jan 02, 2022 9:24 pm
by PolleDK
Hello,

Just wondering, are there any way to remove the "leftovers" from alien infestations? I really don't like them and the only way I've found so far, is to install the Land Mover mod, remove the land under the alien remains, and then pop some landfill down again. It's tedious and takes forever.

Are there any mods, setting or other, to get rid of them more easily?
Alien remains
Alien remains
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Re: Remove Alien 'remains'

Posted: Sun Jan 02, 2022 11:08 pm
by ptx0
PolleDK wrote:
Sun Jan 02, 2022 9:24 pm
Hello,

Just wondering, are there any way to remove the "leftovers" from alien infestations? I really don't like them and the only way I've found so far, is to install the Land Mover mod, remove the land under the alien remains, and then pop some landfill down again. It's tedious and takes forever.

Are there any mods, setting or other, to get rid of them more easily?

Alen_Remains.png
if you disable aliens entirely, there can be no remains

but if you nuke them or place concrete i'm sure they also disappear.

Re: Remove Alien 'remains'

Posted: Mon Jan 03, 2022 1:20 am
by FuryoftheStars
I feel like rampant has a decay setting for corpses that may also affect this?

Re: Remove Alien 'remains'

Posted: Mon Jan 03, 2022 12:20 pm
by PolleDK
ptx0 wrote:
Sun Jan 02, 2022 11:08 pm
if you disable aliens entirely, there can be no remains

but if you nuke them or place concrete i'm sure they also disappear.
No aliens would do the trick for sure, but would also be a bit boring :)

Maybe the concrete thing might work better, as I could use robots for that. Will give that a go thanks!
FuryoftheStars wrote:
Mon Jan 03, 2022 1:20 am
I feel like rampant has a decay setting for corpses that may also affect this?
I will definitely try this, thanks!

Re: Remove Alien 'remains'

Posted: Mon Jan 03, 2022 12:28 pm
by FuryoftheStars
If for some reason Rampant doesn't work for that, or you find that you don't like the new enemy AI (note that the new enemies themselves are optional!), I did just find this on the mod portal: https://mods.factorio.com/mod/CreepCleaner

Re: Remove Alien 'remains'

Posted: Mon Jan 03, 2022 12:47 pm
by PolleDK
FuryoftheStars wrote:
Mon Jan 03, 2022 12:28 pm
If for some reason Rampant doesn't work for that, or you find that you don't like the new enemy AI (note that the new enemies themselves are optional!), I did just find this on the mod portal: https://mods.factorio.com/mod/CreepCleaner
Oh sweet baby jebus, that seems to be exactly what I need!

I shall try it later to day, thanks a bunch! :)