Transdata and weapon balance algorithm

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Militia Commander
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Does anyone know how to run weapons through Transdata to see if they're overpowered/underpowered? Thanks if anyone can point me in the right direction!
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 Try this:

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TransData.exe /itemTable /criteria:w /averageDamage /balanceDamage /range
 That oughtta give you most of the data you’ll want in a tabbed list you can copypasta to a spreadsheet. If you want more data, tack a “/help” onto it to see what else you can get from it. Optionally — and I readily admit that I have no idea if this works on Windows or not — add a “>> WeaponBalanceData.txt” onto the end of it to save the output to a text file.

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Militia Captain
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How to run that?
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