Mass effect 1 Texture Overhaul, shadow engine fix, and visual effects enhancements.

Review RSS Feed LeafGreenLPs says
10 LeafGreenLPs

Jun 21st, 2014 1 person agrees 0 people don't

Definitely, this fixed my only problem with Mass Effect-- the textures that looked worse than anything should. This fixed that and made this the start to a wonderful gaming experience, which feels much more like it should. Thank you!

LawsontheJedi says
10 LawsontheJedi

Mar 3rd, 2014 1 person agrees 0 people don't

After playing the trilogy through, I was still itching for a replay. When returning to Mass Effect 1, it was pretty shocking how different it felt. Not only was the combat strange in comparison to the more streamlined sequels, the game actually looked pretty dated (this coming from someone who has no issue with the graphics of Neverwinter Nights, the first one). However after messing around with the Texmod based solutions, I eventually decided the twenty minute launch time and frequent texture glitches weren't worth the enhanced visuals. This mod finally grants the best of both worlds, superbly enhanced textures and no launch time increase! Thanks for giving Mass Effect the textures it deserves! No, that sentence isn't referencing the ending debacle... :P

W4rl0rd1 says
9 W4rl0rd1

Oct 16th, 2013 1 person agrees 0 people don't

the perfect mod for ME 1. i only have 2 problem when i was doing a playtrough i came across some "black holes" (missing textures) and the loading time has increased a bit

McGregor777 says
9 McGregor777

Aug 23rd, 2012 1 person agrees 0 people don't

The game is way more pleasant thanks to those new textures, and fortunately the graphics artefacts don't waste the game. Thanks !

Eregos says
10 Eregos

Nov 26th, 2014 0 people agree 0 people don't

100% stable and awesome, now that I followed the instructions in the readme.

Great texture overhaul. The difference is most noticeable on Garrus, but I really liked the admirals uniforms as well and Benezia is really sharpened too though you don't see her much. Improved Wrex texture was nice too. Now that the mod is stable it's a direct improvement over the default that I'll never be without.

The shadows are a little blocky but this is obviously an engine problem, not something thats the modders fault. You can make it milder by increasing the depthbias, (something the readme mentions).

yobi_uk says
10 yobi_uk

Nov 13th, 2014 0 people agree 0 people don't

My goodness this mod has allowed me to return to this quite dated yet awesome game, making it look even more polished and brand new.

A must have? Hell yeah, even with the large download. They are improved textures after all.

Skarfar90 says
10 Skarfar90

Nov 9th, 2014 0 people agree 0 people don't

Well made mod, gives the original Mass Effect the look it should had from the beginning - well at least on the PC
All the work with the mod is well done, though it still needs to be "polished" in some parts (such as Altahe and Noveria)

madrict says
10 madrict

Oct 22nd, 2014 0 people agree 0 people don't

Brilliant mod that brings ME1 closer to ME2/3 in visual terms. There is nothing bad I can say about this mod.

One tiny thing I noticed is that Kaidan's teeth now seem to appear dirty brown/yellow for some reason, but the mod creator was kind enough to look into it and clean them up as much as he could. That is literally the only thing I did not like.

Other than that the quality of the textures is amazing, the difference in npc clothing is brilliant, and the amount of work this must have taken is enormous. The mod creator definitely deserves all our thanks for this brilliant project, as well as donations imo. Bioware could learn a thing or two from this mod.....

xxxAlexHxxx says
8 xxxAlexHxxx

Jul 16th, 2014 0 people agree 0 people don't

I would have given more like 9.5 but my account was just Created. This is a really great mods. Make the game looks Beautiful and in the same style as the sequels. Without forgetting the easy installation with music game picture Really professional. I wish you would do the same for mass Effect 3 because the actual PC version is less good looking than mass effect 1 with this.

kleinnak says
10 kleinnak

Jul 8th, 2014 0 people agree 0 people don't

Gorgeous mod, top marks all around. breathes real life into the old girl.

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