Not good. I would avoid pillage and plunder for the time being. That's something that, unfortunately, got thrown it with some haste to add some .90x features without it really being understood.
EDIT: Don't feed the the trolls, guys. :)
Both; furthermore, if the player chooses to play as a merchant, he has the opportunity to join one of the guilds and have a direct impact on their operations
Farmers' parties carry their agricultural product (rice) to other towns. If the party is prevented from reaching town, the town...
For everyone having graphical issues/glitchy-ness, please switch to DX7 mode and try again. There may be an issue with the DX9 shaders causing all this, but I need some confirmation. I don't ever run in DX9 mode because DX7 is faster, so I don't see a lot of these problems.
Bitfields are a convenient way to pass around pieces of ON/OFF flag data. A bit field is simply a string of 1s and 0s that represent different flags being on or off, expressed as an integer. M&B make heavy use of them for any of the flags, as anyone who has poked around the in header files can...
Rules for bug reports:
1) BE Specific! Just saying "Something's wrong" or "It's broken" or "I talked to this guy and it crashed!" doesn't help
2) Describe the error. To pick on the previous post, what was the RGL error? That's a generic error that could mean any number of graphical things...
If you're referring to the shader problems (specular_cutouts_with_alpha or something), I've got a PM out to Janus to see how I can incorporate the custom shader file into the NSIS installer. My ham-fisted methods have not worked thus far.