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 2 comments 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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SinKing
SinKing Aug 10 2010, 2:32am says:

really interesting! Outerra is a perfect simulation engine. I just wonder how that will feel in first person. In Armed Assault walking always felt kinda stiff. Like gliding and sliding, often.

Are you actually putting together a game, or is this going to be a techdemo of your engine. Either way, I must say I'm impressed!

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bioswat
bioswat Jul 28 2010, 11:25am says:

IMAGES ARE LIKE IN REAL!!!I WANT IT!!!PLZ MAKE FREE VERSION OF IT!!!

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aloha2436
aloha2436 Jul 28 2010, 3:24am says:

O.o. Whoa.

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HerrGeneral
HerrGeneral Jul 14 2010, 1:46pm says:

Simulate Nelson Rocks in WV well and I will love you forever.

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camz123
camz123 Jun 26 2010, 6:17pm says:

oops i was testing something with an unusual web browser and i got tons of error messages and when they dissapeared it reported abuse really sorry

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fier_
fier_ Jun 15 2010, 5:39pm says:

Is this going to cost money to use (not a freeware license)?

I also need to ask, will vegetation (grass, trees, shrubs, flowers, etc.) become 3d models closer up?

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cameni
cameni Jun 16 2010, 11:11am replied:

Licensing is not yet determined but some kind of a free for non-commercial use is an option.

Vegetation will transition to models on close ups, we want this to be smooth without pop-ups, this will be shown when we perfect the technique.

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WarlockSyno
WarlockSyno Jul 16 2010, 12:04pm replied:

So you're going to integrate tessellation?

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nokanomi
nokanomi Jul 4 2010, 1:39pm replied:

what if you sold the liscence for a game to use the engine, so if they didnt have the liscence, you sued them, but if they had one, they would probobly spend say, a quarter of what you would sue the for, to "reccomend" that they buy the liscnece, but people who just want the engine to play the games, could get it for free?

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Valuga
Valuga Jun 10 2010, 4:14pm says:

amazing!! :D

Greath job guys!! I already know a game that will fit right with this engine ;)

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