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About Deus Ex: Revision with 10 comments by bjorn98009_91 on Sep 16th, 2014

Hello all!

Welcome to our September update.

Since our previous update in July, we've finished production on our soundtrack. Both the in-game files and album versions are completed and implemented, so unless we find further issues with it, that part of the project is pretty much done. The album, which consists of a series of suite arrangements, is going to be available on Bandcamp and some other venues (such as YouTube and SoundCloud) when we are ready to release the mod.

In mapping news, we are still working on the exterior Area 51 location. Progress there has been slow, as it's a large map and our environment designer has been busy with his personal obligations. It is close to being done, and compared to the original map, has nearly tripled in playable area. We have also tackled the bug list quite a bit, and coding-wise some bits and pieces have been optimized and trimmed. Various other improvements have been made to a wide variety of the other maps such as implementing our own wish-list items, adding decoration and improving on the assortment of ambient sounds in the game.

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The playable area has been vastly expanded.

Area 51 Surface
Area 51 Surface
Area 51 Surface

We are also proud to present that in collaboration with unifiedDX we have implemented switchable 1x/2x UI sizes. For those with a resolution of 1280x960 or above (note that both the height and width have to be larger) can use the new 2x graphics mode so that texts, menus and other screens will be readable.  Our graphics artist has also been busy recently with creating new 2x Davavault images in addition to the 1x that will be used by default. These new datavaults will contain more details then their 1x counterparts due to being 800x800 compared to 400x400.

2x Datavault images

As an example of lingering technical difficulties I've personally struggled with, I’ll talk about a BSP issue in the Paris Cathedral map. A BSP issue is where the world geometry is not assembled correctly by the Unreal editor. This particular error occurred after I went in to fix a texture misalignment on a “mover” object, which requires having the editor reassemble or “rebuild” the map. After the rebuild I discovered the BSP error tearing up a piece of a house near the canal in the map. A lot of time and effort went into trying to solve it by changing surface solidity and the positioning of brushes (geometry details) on the house, with several attempts at rebuilding it (each rebuild takes around 15 minutes). When that didn’t solve the issue, I finally gave up and removed some brushes on the house, namely a set of windows. That solved the problem, but then another issue came up with house nearby. As much if not more time went into fixing that second house, creating zone portals for all the windows, changing solidity and so on. When that was finally settled I found out when testing that the entire map was accidentally flooded due to a leaking water zone- although the method of fixing the issue is quite different, it is a remarkably similar problem to the real-world circumstance. And that's what I am working to solve right now.

Flooded Cathedral

I’m looking forward to sharing more with you all as we begin to finish finishing Revision.

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J. Sep 20 2013, 3:40pm says:

I am in a bit of a fix. I have recently reinstalled Deus Ex (GOG version) with the following mods:

New Vision 1.5
Shifter 1.9
Kentie's Launcher
DirectX 10 graphics driver
DX Enhanced v.2
HDTP pack (removed)
Revision (removed)

I have started the game before installing the mods. However, my unit portraits on the infolink are too big for the infolink photoframe, resulting in only the top left quarter of the unit ID showing.

Can anyone give me advice (except reinstall - AGAIN) on how to fix this?

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Mindphaser Sep 15 2013, 3:23am says: +1 vote     reply to comment
Dittokiller
Dittokiller Jun 23 2013, 2:20pm says:

WOW WTH IS THIS

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JewelOfRio
JewelOfRio Jul 8 2013, 12:00am replied:

One of the best games of all time my friend. :)

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Wasmachineman_NL
Wasmachineman_NL Aug 20 2013, 5:52am replied:

Correction: The best game ever.

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Elitesse
Elitesse Aug 30 2013, 6:41pm replied:

No, the best game ever is Half Life.

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Jace_J_Coleman
Jace_J_Coleman Sep 11 2013, 10:43pm replied:

Half Life and this are the best games ever to me
Deus Ex = 1st Place
Half-Life = 2nd Place

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Wasmachineman_NL
Wasmachineman_NL May 30 2013, 4:34am says:

Wish DXVetery was finished, the music and the story is absolutely amazing!

[Steve Tack, I demand you to come back and make a ZODIAC Part IV!]

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9696ayhan
9696ayhan Dec 17 2013, 7:00am replied:

as much as i love human revolution the leaning is superior to the 3rd person view IMO

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