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 Apr 20th, 2014

I've spent the past few weeks extracting, labelling and sorting approximately 1400 sound files from EVE Online that are pertinent to EVE:World. These are predominantly all the necessary ship and weapon-centric sound effects with a selection of ambient ones as well.

I've finished mounting turret models on the Gallente and Minmatar factions and am nearly done texturing them. Like the ship models, each turret needs a base texture, a texture mask, glow map, normal map and specular map, except in this case the base texture needs to match the tint of the individual ship's hull the turret is mounted on.

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As the normal maps are the last thing I'll work on it's forced me to cutdown on ingame shots as the lack of bump mapping creates the visual impression that parts of the hull are laminated, spoiling the screens. But I don't want people to think the project exists entirely inside a renderer so here's an ingame shot of a Minmatar Hurricane over a mountain range.

Turrets & SFX - 20/04/14

Finally, I'd like to put out a call for animators. Both the models and the Outerra engine are ready. It'll mainly consist of rotating turrets and radar dishes. If you are interested in working on this project, drop me a line. If there's a specific ship you'd like to see pictures of in the next update, mention it in the comments below!

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EVE:WORLD is a free project that takes advantage of the Outerra engine's 1:1 scale rendition of Earth to bring you a planetary invasion simulator set...

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figalot
figalot Nov 14 2010, 6:33am says:

How is this even possible ? seems like it would be impossible to run unless you had a super computer

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FelipeFR
FelipeFR Nov 1 2010, 1:17pm says:

Very amazing.

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Swaggletooth
Swaggletooth Oct 31 2010, 9:47am says:

I really like the look of this engine. How moddable is it - what tools are used for creating maps, and what scripting language does it use?

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cameni
cameni Nov 1 2010, 2:34am replied:

It creates a whole planet from available data - heighfields in varying resolution and rough climate data (this will come later), refining it all down using fractals. There will be also tools for interactive terrain and land class editing.

Tool windows are currently coded in html & javascript and run in embedded Chromium browser, but another scripting language will be added for the game code.

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tormut2
tormut2 Nov 6 2010, 12:28pm replied:

Dear god, thank you

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Stogie83
Stogie83 Oct 31 2010, 5:37am says:

Combine this engine with Arma and OFP :P

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Ish1987
Ish1987 Oct 3 2010, 10:37am says:

This is very impressive.. I know devs hate this question but when could we see a game with this engine do You think? Armed Assault 3 *drools*
Their current engine lacks in so many ways. This would be what made it the best game ever made *jaw drop*

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cameni
cameni Oct 31 2010, 5:00am replied:

Development of a combat flight sim game using this engine should probably start in 2011.

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GARYOSAVAN
GARYOSAVAN Sep 13 2010, 6:10pm says:

I like that engine. :)

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Bluedrake42
Bluedrake42 Aug 20 2010, 1:11pm says:

how is this going to compare to the I-Novae engine?

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