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For those begging the question of where my skyboxes will be used, here's your answer.

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UA is getting close to having it's next patch released. AI will be improved significantly and Sisters will be having loads of new content. The patch afterwards is where I plan on polishing the Ultimate Apocalypse as much as I can and for this polishing project, I plan on apocalyzing the vanilla maps even further.

By this, I mean there are problems with the vanilla maps that make them hard to play on UA as it is. The layout makes the space for bases very limited and water on maps causes units to cease firing attackers. To fix this, I'm taking each map and widening the terrain for better space management (especially for the ai) without removing too much of the map's design and detail. Critical locations, relics and slag deposits will also be on every map since each of them has a purpose in gameplay.

Water will also be removed. As sad as that may sound, units just don't target enemies on higher terrain when they're in water, part of a consequence ua has with it's mapping. As for the skyboxes I've made, I'm giving each map their own personal skybox to replace most of the dull lifeless skies the old dow maps had to begin with. I'm hoping to give lots of personality to the maps for better gameplay and visual appeal.

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Marek33
Marek33

I will be waiting for that!

That's great to hear! It's always great to have relics and critical locations on maps which they haven't been because I wouldn't play those maps in the UA. Also, it's great to have more slag deposits since energy is very important and I don't want to build multiple HQ just next to each other.

I remember that video with the water. It was fun to watch, but bugs like that are annoying.

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Gambit_1
Gambit_1

As if it's an other game.
Great.

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ralph777
ralph777

Wow!
That's so awesome.
Another reason I still play Dawn of War Soulstorm.

Thank you.

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mauritos
mauritos

water is uselles yes,agree to be removed,but i was wondering,checked faster a map editor,that no one didnt do it,if no one do it is not possible to change bad map textures with real life textures???

for example this

Wildtextures.com

Bgfons.com

Previews.123rf.com

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Eranthis Author
Eranthis

You mean replace the low quality map textures with better realistic textures? That's a little TOO ambitious. There's too many decals and textures to replace.

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mauritos
mauritos

what ere decals??i meant to replace terain texture and maybe hill texture,not tree texture.

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ralph777
ralph777

Does this affects performance?

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Eranthis Author
Eranthis

Nope. Resolution is about the same as regular skyboxes.

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ralph777
ralph777

Ow, ok thanks, I'll definitely download this when release.

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glensafc1
glensafc1

So when can we expect the skyboxes to be released?

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TechPriest-Hybris
TechPriest-Hybris

Can you supply a separate or optional download with water? for those of us that don't care about it? please

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