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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About EVE:WORLD with 1 comment by Mob11 on Nov 7th, 2014

This week's update is a video of a Caldari single-seater fighter launching from a super-carrier.


There are two types of carriers: escort carriers and motherships, though both are classed as "super-capitals". They carry no weapons but have a host of fighters, bombers and drones. I am thinking about making a few changes from the original EVE Online stats as fighter craft have as much offensive power as a cruiser despite being a tenth of the size of just one of their turrets. This would be compensated by letting carriers hold more craft.

I'm also thinking about adding clusters of small turrets to the carriers for point defense, much like real-life carriers have. Finally, the throttles on fighter craft are configured to increase logarithmically instead of linearly due to their high speed. This means you have more precise control over mid-range "combat speeds" but can still punch it to 2 km/s if you need to.

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cinco
cinco Feb 8 2011, 7:45pm says:

**** off, guys. let them do what they want to do with the engine before you swamp them with requests. this is their ip. if you want to contribute, join the team, don't spam ridiculous and frankly, unrealistic goals.

christ...people think building a world class engine such as this is like going to summer camp.

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Kill_Time
Kill_Time Feb 3 2011, 1:08pm says:

hello can i run Core 2 Quad 3.0ghz GeForce GTX 460

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cameni Creator
cameni Feb 5 2011, 5:48am replied:

Pretty much, I'm running it on GTX 460, AMD Phenom II X2 550 (3.1GHz) myself

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Lacedaemonius
Lacedaemonius Dec 10 2010, 10:38pm says:

I've been watching this engine for a long time, and I love the spark of imagination and exploration it rouses in me, something I haven't felt since I started playing Morrowind years ago. But I fear that this engine will have system requirements that rival that even of Crysis. Please tell me work is or will be done to optimize the engine so us poorer gamers won't be left out.

It would be depressing to be excluded from this.

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aloha2436
aloha2436 Dec 11 2010, 12:27pm replied:

I hear that the system requirements, while not low as such, are not phenomenally high.
I may be wrong.
I probably am wrong.
I'm going to watch that video again.

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Kody94
Kody94 Dec 10 2010, 10:28am says:

Great engine! Seams almost too good to be true, but the proof is there. I can't wait to see some of the amazing games made with this!

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Ghostsniper
Ghostsniper Apr 29 2011, 12:56am replied:

Maybe ArmeA III will use this engine.

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lolman122
lolman122 Nov 5 2011, 3:05pm replied:

Nope, ArmA 3 uses an updated version of the ArmA 2 engine.

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dron1885
dron1885 Dec 7 2010, 3:32pm says:

What will be cost on a license to use this (amazing) engine?

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TheAughts Online
TheAughts Nov 17 2010, 9:17am says:

Mod DB needs an engine of the year comp, so I could set up a script to vote for this engine one million times.

Just saying.

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