At this point my schematic menu is getting pretty cluttered even though I've only added what I consider most important. I have a bunch of schematics that i would like to add, but don't in order to keep important schematics accessible. Right now the only way to get any organization into that menu is to use the alphabetic sorting system, however updating that sorting only happens upon quitting and restarting the game client. Then there are schematics that I would never use in one gamemode (say survival) while I find them extremely valuable in another (like pvp), which is a result of the different challenges of the gamemodes.
To deal with this I would like to see either a category or a tag system added to the schematics menu that allows organizing and browsing schematics by category/tag (e.g. factories, defense, power gen). Ideally categories/tags will be customizable by the player and a schematic can be assigned to multiple categories. Also there should be either a button in said menu to update the sorting, or it should automatically update sorting every time the schematics menu is opened - as opposed to when the client is started.
Allow manually-defined tags to be applied to schematics
Allow manual schematic sorting
I came here to suggest something very similar, so I'll put my own idea here.
Basically, schematic folders.
This would be easy to implement in code (just have subdirectories in the schematics folder that show up in game), and it would also allow you download and upload a folder, not just one schematic.
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