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SkyMaxxPro 2 - Cloud shadows!

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Eek! That's just what I wanted to hear! I'm amazed that there seems to be a negligible FPS hit too  ^_^

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Great news. The cloud shadows in XP are really nice, but the default clouds are horrible..... SMP's clouds are much nicer but as we know they're a no go for shadows.

 

A few months ago John Spahn was saying it couldn't be done..... but it looks like they've cracked it  :lol:

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WOW GET IN! what i've been waiting for.....! 

 

Lol only a Geordie would say "Get in!" (takes one to know one!).  :wink:

Good news indeed mate!

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I just wet myself. I'm not sure if it's directly related to this news but seeing as I'm not drunk or habitually incontinent it seems like too much of a coincidence.

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I dont get it. that's good? When they look like FSX REX clouds I'll celebrate.

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They won't ever look like that because that would mean regressing to being 2D billboards. If they looked like FSX REX clouds no-one would buy them.

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I dont get it. that's good? When they look like FSX REX clouds I'll celebrate.

 

Flying in and out of 2D billboards is a buzz kill ! I take it you have never used Skymaxxpro ? Have you even used Xplane outside of the Demo ?

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Flying in and out of 2D billboards is a buzz kill ! I take it you have never used Skymaxxpro ? Have you even used Xplane outside of the Demo ?

Its also a major frame rate kill in the case of REX, whilst for most people SMP gives a significant frame rate boost. Now if they could only sort out a decent weather injector

 

Jason Row

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