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by Achilles
Sat Jun 06, 2009 9:22 am
Forum: General Modding
Topic: BLAZE OF GLORY (A1 Mod)
Replies: 19
Views: 5465

Beautiful work, could use more cardies imo but I'm very impressed.
by Achilles
Sun Jan 04, 2009 11:36 am
Forum: General Modding
Topic: I need advice to finish new dom mining station
Replies: 8
Views: 1874

The original texture is used with the "additive" material (or additive blending). With additive blending, the texture RGB values are literally being added to the RGB values of whatever is behind that texture. Since the RGB values of pure black are 0,0,0, nothing is being added in this type of blend...
by Achilles
Fri Sep 26, 2008 2:19 pm
Forum: General Modding
Topic: Talarian Starbase
Replies: 18
Views: 3909

yes Phantom is right, though I'd lower the colour saturation before you darken it... worth a shot.

Have fun with them :wink:
by Achilles
Sat Apr 14, 2007 5:02 pm
Forum: General Modding
Topic: race gui files
Replies: 3
Views: 1033

there are race specific gui files in both the sprites folder and the misc folder, I would start there.
by Achilles
Wed Apr 11, 2007 3:13 pm
Forum: General Modding
Topic: which files to mod
Replies: 10
Views: 1648

not sure the layout can be changed, if it can I dont know how. the bitmaps for the buttons and backgrounds etc are in the bitmaps folder. As for your loading screen I made an animated one for alliances, I think I changed the loading sod to an error sod and changed the error sod to a rectangle that f...
by Achilles
Wed Apr 04, 2007 6:52 pm
Forum: General Modding
Topic: problem with fleet ops models
Replies: 3
Views: 1169

the contain mod specific sprites, either create the sprites in you spr files or hex edit the model and rename them to conventional ones...
by Achilles
Sun Apr 01, 2007 8:19 pm
Forum: General Modding
Topic: build button glows
Replies: 6
Views: 1328

yeah 64x64 does look crude, that's why I used 128x128 ;) ok so step by step, lets imagine you already have your background/ buildbutton template ok. take a render of your ship on a black background paste the render into psp use selection modifiers to select only the ship and not the black copy this ...
by Achilles
Sun Apr 01, 2007 3:50 pm
Forum: General Modding
Topic: build button glows
Replies: 6
Views: 1328

I didn't use an effect, I selected the ship then created a layer beneath it, I filled the layer with whatever colour I wanted then selected the whole screen and an applied a gausian blur..
by Achilles
Thu Sep 21, 2006 3:33 pm
Forum: General Modding
Topic: ai modder
Replies: 9
Views: 1527

not bad, about the same size as one of my AI battlegroups :P kleotol once gave me a great rule to go by. For each ship built on a line make sure there is a shipyard so if "fbattle", 1,0, then just one fyard 2 "fbattle", 3,0, make sure you have 3 otherwise you are slowing down other contstuctions. sa...
by Achilles
Fri Sep 01, 2006 4:24 pm
Forum: CR : Developments
Topic: latest ingame screen shots
Replies: 5
Views: 1465

that's pretty cool, how's the computer handle your mod?
by Achilles
Thu Aug 31, 2006 9:49 am
Forum: CR : Developments
Topic: terran corvette (wip +image heavy)
Replies: 5
Views: 1639

I am increasingly impressed with your work Cap ;)
by Achilles
Fri Jul 07, 2006 7:02 am
Forum: General Modding
Topic: Oh the frustration of it all!!!
Replies: 15
Views: 3125

a common bug I get with AI is giving the AI new, multi-targeting special weapons that causes a crash only when they use it, not sure if this applies to A2 though.
by Achilles
Thu Jul 06, 2006 7:32 am
Forum: General Modding
Topic: Oh the frustration of it all!!!
Replies: 15
Views: 3125

MaP unfortunately, due to a HD error I don't have you're up to date patch so wasn't able to bug hunt :S
by Achilles
Wed Jul 05, 2006 5:08 pm
Forum: General Modding
Topic: Oh the frustration of it all!!!
Replies: 15
Views: 3125

uss_capital wrote:sorry but that is one ugly ship :?
I'm no fed fan but you should see the high poly version, thing of beauty, though I prefer the single nacelle set version.
by Achilles
Sun Jun 25, 2006 10:16 am
Forum: The Modelling wishlist
Topic: Cardassian and Dominion Unit Requests
Replies: 12
Views: 3829

the Norin and cruiser are, not sure if there is a place for the carrier.