You know, I really want to enjoy Dwarf Fortress... it's just so chaotic and overwhelming. There's so much information that I don't know where to direct my attention.
@ishara Suggestions: Lower frame rate. Use Dwarf Therapist. Use a tileset to reduce visual noise. Edit the settings to turn on all the pause on X features.
@Canageek I'm more interested in the adventure mode. In theory I love the super-detailed world, but it just isn't immersive when I put it to practice.
@ishara Never tried it, Sorry. Can't help. Best of luck though!
@ishara have you tried using it with the dwarf therapist add-on, if it still exists? really nice utility that makes things a lot more comprehensible.
@c25l I have not, but I left out that I was mostly interested in adventure mode - I think the mod is designed for fortress mode.
@ishara that is all true. I have no idea how to make adventure mode more manageable.