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magic with hpl2 engine
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anton Offline
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magic with hpl2 engine

Used hpl2 for a scene in my demoreel to see how much i could push the engine. Must say Im pretty impressed Smile
U guys can do some really neat things with this. Might be a total conversion if I get some time in sweden.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3WJA1eZozBA

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08-17-2013 02:44 AM
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Amazing! You're very talented.
I'd like to see more.

08-17-2013 03:22 AM
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Awesome stuff! I must ask though, did you use decals with cubemaps to make the reflective water on the ground? I'm curious as to how you did them as I was planning to do such a thing myself.
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08-17-2013 04:01 AM
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anton Offline
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RE: magic with hpl2 engine

Actually what i did was just using a reflectionmask with very strong reflection where the waterpile is and made sure the normalmap was "blank " ie flat around thoose area (you can use a little downwards bevel aswell if u wanna give the impression its a gap)
For the heavy rain i used quite an interesting techniqe with animated textures in the specular channel .. the following techniques:
http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-5z7cz88T_2s/Ug...akdown.jpg

The engine is amizingly powerful if u use it right.



(08-17-2013 04:01 AM)Statyk Wrote:  Awesome stuff! I must ask though, did you use decals with cubemaps to make the reflective water on the ground? I'm curious as to how you did them as I was planning to do such a thing myself.
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08-17-2013 05:34 AM
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Some cool tricks! The engine IS quite capable of interesting things when you think outside of the box. I made a hologram effect on a model once and it was so much fun to come up with. I still can't get over your rain design, a great effect for an engine that wasn't necessarily designed for it. I hope you don't mind me taking in some inspiration from this. =]
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08-17-2013 05:54 AM
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RE: magic with hpl2 engine

(08-17-2013 02:44 AM)anton Wrote:  Used hpl2 for a scene in my demoreel to see how much i could push the engine. Must say Im pretty impressed Smile
U guys can do some really neat things with this. Might be a total conversion if I get some time in sweden.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3WJA1eZozBA

Cheers
-The dark knight

Oh my god... you are really talented! If you release a story, I won't doubt in playing it... Smile

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08-17-2013 08:27 AM
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Incredible work! That is top notch industry standard work there.
08-17-2013 09:27 AM
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Holy crap you need to be hired.
08-17-2013 10:05 AM
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I can't believe what I just saw. Really.

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08-17-2013 12:05 PM
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Wow. That's so fucking amazing. YOU my friend, should be on the Frictional Games Team!

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08-17-2013 12:09 PM
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