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I have added edge shading to make it easier to distinguish objects.

Posted by Sim9 on Dec 1st, 2011

I've added edge shading to the latest build, 298 (click here to play). It's not perfect yet, but it's actually quite handy for seeing which items are on which height levels. I also made a small optimization to lighting to help render somewhat faster, although there are additional optimizations to speed this along.

Here's a screenshot with edge shading and lighting turned on:

And here's the same area without it:

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Hanzie
Hanzie Dec 2 2011, 4:38am says:

Great! just adds that extra bit :-)

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hollowminds
hollowminds Dec 2 2011, 9:40am says:

Looks awesome with it! Awesome job.

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Sim9 Dec 3 2011, 3:38am says:

Thanks :D

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