Planetary engine that can be used with real elevation data of arbitrary resolution, while being progressively enhanced by fractal algorithms. The fractal algorithms refine and introduce details down to centimeter resolution and can be parametrized by elevation and land class data. A completely random fractal terrain is possible too, or a terrain can be sketched in rough resolution with fractal generating the details. Level of detail ranges from thousands of kilometers down to centimeters, with full visibility. The engine is fully asynchronous, majority of the algorithms running on the GPU while the rest is distributed to multiple CPU cores.

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sydrose
sydrose Feb 12 2011, 1:09pm says:

simply gorgeous.

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PedobearNED
PedobearNED Feb 12 2011, 3:09pm says:

now add a man and a woman leaning at each other sitting in the sand it would finish the scene :D

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Nebcake
Nebcake Feb 12 2011, 3:15pm says:

One more step towards perfection.

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Didjay
Didjay Feb 12 2011, 6:19pm says:

Beautiful !

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bosnian_dragon
bosnian_dragon Feb 16 2011, 2:12am says:

:) Amazing colors!

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nokanomi
nokanomi Mar 2 2011, 6:15pm says:

so....if a game were made in this engine, and we had a bay shaped the same way, at the same time, it would look like this? impressive

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