Tagged:  render

By Mak, May 15, 2017 Comments Off on Time out, to Tech up! Dev, General

As often seems to happen after I do a stint of ‘gameplay’ oriented work on Dom, I then end up taking a wee break to tinker with rendering. I’ve been looking at Substance of late, and I have to say… Read More »

By Mak, May 7, 2016 Comments Off on PBR Horizons… General, News

Hi folks, I’m afraid time is tighter than usual, so this is a fire-and-forget-keep-alive post, with a purdy 4K picture from the Physically Based Rendering work being done behind the scenes. It’s shaping up very well for the first pass,… Read More »

By Mak, September 8, 2014 0
By Mak, September 8, 2014 Comments Off on More Maggy… Dev, News

Experimenting has begun with procedurally generating the terrain surface! Though still early days, I’m keen to explore the results… what’s clear is that getting something that will look superb and perform is an art form, and although I already had… Read More »

By Mak, September 3, 2014 0
By Mak, September 3, 2014 Comments Off on Wake up Maggy… Dev, General, News

Ah, I have temporarily derailed my development ‘intent’ for Dom. I am impressed though, despite myself. It’s taken two years for this to finally bite. This past couple of weeks has been a ‘Dom’ free dev week. Deliberately so. I… Read More »

By Mak, August 8, 2014 Comments Off on Building the Heavens Dev, General, Media

Work has progressed this week on the Celestial Body rendering – I’ve resolved the issues reported in the last post and largely wrapped it up for now. I’ve also obtained a few more high res textures to use as placeholders to… Read More »

By Mak, August 8, 2014 0
By Mak, August 8, 2014 0

The new Celestial Body renderer at work… check out the Videos section as well for a more interesting look! These aren’t to scale – as they would all be miniscule against the gas giant! – but they are scaled just… Read More »

By Mak, July 5, 2014 Comments Off on Shadows of Dominium Dev, General

Hmm, cool book title maybe… 🙂 This past week – I’ve taken a “Mental Holiday” from UI, Maps et al. My subconcious (being a nearly separate personality in it’s own right it seems) decided that ‘Shadows’ were the order of… Read More »

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