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Ben Parry CIG
BParry_CIG
Date 1 day ago
Ask The Devs What Dynamic Range Does Star Engine Use?

In the immediate term we want to get runtime regeneration of the smaller-scale light probes (at the moment we only regen the big one that follows you around), but...

Baior Of Red
Baior-CIG
Date 1 day ago
3.4.3 PTU Discussion and Feedback Star Citizen Alpha 3.4.3 PTU.1047992 Patch Notes

Star Citizen Patch 3.4.3 Alpha Patch 3.4.3 has been released to the PTU, and is now available to test! Patch should now show: PTU-1047992. It is strongly recommended...

Ben Parry CIG
BParry_CIG
Date 1 day ago
Ask The Devs What Dynamic Range Does Star Engine Use?

Exactly, yes. Consider that when a pixel of the wall is being drawn, there isn't a conveniently searchable data structure describing where the walls are. So the...

Ben Parry CIG
BParry_CIG
Date 2 days ago
Ask The Devs What Dynamic Range Does Star Engine Use?

This isn't really about ACES as much as it's about global illumination, and unfortunately, no, even doing that one tiny scene as he's set it up here would be a...

Ben Parry CIG
BParry_CIG
Date 2 days ago
Ask The Devs What Dynamic Range Does Star Engine Use?

Engine-wise, we accumulate light in a 16-bit linear floating point format, so that means we've a range from zero to some truly absurd number, with the caveat that...

Ben Parry CIG
BParry_CIG
Date 3 days ago
Ask The Devs A couple of questions about planetary lighting

Yeah, shadow-casting moonlight would be a similar problem. Theoretically solvable if you only had those shadows at night, though the ability to fly means some...

Zyloh-CIG
Zyloh-CIG
Date 5 days ago
General Could we get some more info on the deleted Salvaging from 3.5 please?

I've seen this suggestion pop up a couple of times today. I'll take that feedback back to the team and we'll chat about it. Appreciate it!

Zyloh-CIG
Zyloh-CIG
Date 5 days ago
General Could we get some more info on the deleted Salvaging from 3.5 please?

We absolutely agree, and I'm happy you called that out. To be entirely candid, we were just saying the same thing internally. We've actually done just this on several...

Zyloh-CIG
Zyloh-CIG
Date 5 days ago
General Could we get some more info on the deleted Salvaging from 3.5 please?

Hi there! I've noticed a handful of comments calling out confusion that Salvage was removed entirely, instead of simply moving to 3.6. This is because the team is...

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