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Today's update is mostly texturing/re-texturing. :) EDIT: Added a new video as well.

Posted by DIFTOW on Oct 19th, 2009

Oct 19th 2009 Update


Today's update is mostly new textures. I replaced a few of the posters with new ones.



You get to see the new wood floors, and painted walls and trim. I may adjust it a little more, but this is about the right color scheme I want.


Ghostbusters was changed to Empire Strikes Back, and Aliens poster was added.


Another nice wide shot.


Terminator was changed to Return of the Jedi, Pink Floyd's Animals changed to Dark Side of the Force

Added some more records, and a new LP cover graphic; Return of the Jedi (the score) on LP.
Yes a sudden burst of Star Wars shit, fuck yeah! It suits the 80s theme well.


Lastly did a test with film pictures of my cats. I used an old 35 MM minolta to take pictures of two of my cats, scanned the film and compressed it to 1024x1024. Did a test ingame to see how it looks.

The upclose shot of one of the pictures is ingame, so it looks pretty good. Can see the film grain and dust in the picture, very authentic <3

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Necrod
Necrod Oct 19 2009, 12:13pm says:

awesome high res textures! btw maybe you could make better picture frame texture than just wood

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Minuit
Minuit Oct 19 2009, 6:24pm replied:

But that's what a picture frame is though.

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myles
myles Oct 20 2009, 4:48pm replied:

What he means is there no highlights, direction of the wood or separation of the wood pieces like in a real picture frame, something like this
Gadgetgrid.com

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DIFTOW Author
DIFTOW Oct 19 2009, 10:33pm replied:

I'll make it higher poly, it was just a test frame for the photo texture.

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hogan_skoll
hogan_skoll Oct 19 2009, 12:22pm says:

yeah nice to see some action fella gj

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Croco15
Croco15 Oct 19 2009, 1:07pm says:

Looks cool.

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freredarme
freredarme Oct 19 2009, 2:04pm says:

Strange mod, nice mod !

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FJS
FJS Oct 19 2009, 2:38pm says:

Great mapping... but hate cats =P

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Sparky245
Sparky245 Oct 19 2009, 2:52pm says:

Looking righteous :)

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OctaneHugo
OctaneHugo Oct 19 2009, 4:11pm says:

Aww, too much star wars! Switch the ghostbusters back in :P
Great update, can't wait to play it.

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DIFTOW Author
DIFTOW Oct 19 2009, 10:34pm replied:

I'm gonna add ghostbusters back, but I probably won't re-add the Terminator. Cause there's enough posters and I'd rather have Return of the Jedi than Terminator.

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havepie
havepie Oct 19 2009, 4:17pm says:

Dark side of the force, ahhahahahah, Favorite album + favorite movie series = pure awesomeness.

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hushpuppy
hushpuppy Oct 19 2009, 5:29pm says:

I have that Jedi Strikes Back poster in my room :D

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PringleX
PringleX Oct 20 2009, 12:50am replied:

Jedi Strikes Back???? What!?!?!?

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Jesternz08
Jesternz08 Oct 19 2009, 5:40pm says:

nice progress, looking great.

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Nebcake
Nebcake Oct 19 2009, 6:00pm says:

The room is very detail, great work

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RockerFox
RockerFox Oct 19 2009, 8:47pm says:

nice job on the map man, good to see a news update on this awesome mod!

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DIFTOW Author
DIFTOW Oct 19 2009, 10:38pm says:

I added a video to the article, at the bottom.

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Geloriko
Geloriko Oct 20 2009, 1:03pm says:

That's originaly Pink Floyd - Dark Side Of The Moon poster :P

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saivert
saivert Nov 5 2009, 2:40pm says:

I just downloaded and installed latest PVK II for this, and then I get to see bugs : I29.photobucket.com

Any patch to fix the textures? I followed the install instructions correctly as well.

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DIFTOW Author
DIFTOW Nov 11 2009, 1:06am replied:

I'll check my package but all the textures should be there. :P

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