.com.unity Forums
  The Official e-Store of Shrapnel Games

This Month's Specials

Scallywag- Save $10.00
The Star & the Crescent- Save $7.00


Go Back   .com.unity Forums > The Camo Workshop > WinSPWW2 > Mods

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old July 27th, 2013, 11:31 PM
BigDuke66's Avatar

BigDuke66 BigDuke66 is offline
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 90
Thanks: 45
Thanked 12 Times in 10 Posts
BigDuke66 is on a distinguished road
Question Decrease overlapping terrain - mod request

Is it possible to decrease the overlapping of terrain into neighboring hexes?
With the current graphic you usually don't see empty hexes between other terrains, just try it yourself and make two rows of soft sand for example with a clear between them the graphic overlaps so much that the clear terrain in the row between the sand rows isn't visible anymore.

Would it be possible to modify those terrain graphics?
Reply With Quote
Old July 28th, 2013, 01:44 PM
Cross's Avatar

Cross Cross is offline
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: UK / USA
Posts: 895
Thanks: 32
Thanked 273 Times in 121 Posts
Cross is on a distinguished road
Default Re: Decrease overlapping terrain - mod request

Personally, I don't see the need for this sort of mod, but if you wanted to make it, be aware that there's almost 100 different terrain types, and each type has somewhere around 50 icons (although perhaps only 20 of those may spread into other hexes) and each icon would have to be created in two zoom levels.

Perhaps about 4,000 icons would have to be artistically edited, and then each one individually loaded into shape files and positioned, which is a 12 step process for each icon! You are talking about many hundreds of hours of mind numbingly repetitive but precise work, and it could even go into thousands of hours if you are a slow artist.

Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:45 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©1999 - 2018, Shrapnel Games, Inc. - All Rights Reserved.