Category Star Citizen News

Star Citizen – Continues it’s push with PBR

PBR (Physical Based Rendering)

Simply, PBR adds simulated real world light values to surfaces, so textures and surface types count.
Shine a light onto a piece of anodised Aluminium and watch that surface effect the rubber hose next to it.
Instead of going down the traditional path where photo realism is achieved by graphic artists lighting objects from apparently nowhere to get a decent result, PBR lights the scene as it would be in real life, or at least closely simulates it.
Different textures & surfaces on an object will now independently change how an object looks, make a teapot out of rubber and the light dispersal will be flat, make the teapot of of Chrome and the dispersed light will move realistically.
This allows texture layers for things like dust, rust, cracking, damage, water ...

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Star Citizen – The Convoy™

The Convoy™ now Live

STAR CITIZEN – join us now

The Convoy is one of the top 15 Organisations by member count in just it’s first two weeks of operation.

Over 10,000 organisations have now been created from a global community, we are in the top 15.

All Legion members are invited to join with us and help continue to climb the ladder.

The Convoy™ as an Organisation will have it’s core business in Mass Haulage, trade and transport.

We aim to corner the market with the largest fleet to date of heavy haulers, own the economy, own the game.

Haulers and Traders may be our bread and butter, but Escort Captains and Fighter jocks are always needed.

If your scrapping for a fight in the Star Citizen Universe, then look no further.

The Convoy™

The Convoy™ RAI Forum ThreadThe Convoy™ Ship RegistrationThe Convoy™ Ship Listing

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Star Citizen Hangar release


Our First in Engine look.

For those of you who have already pledged for Star Citizen , you may know that the 1st Pre Alpha iteration is about to be released.
The game is still 18 months away, and the hangar module will be our first taste of what our ships will look like in engine.
Countdown for the Hangar Module release time is below.

The Smallest Hangar is the Basic Hangar, for ships like the Aurora, with a Business & Deluxe hanger also being released in this iteration for ships like the 300i or the Constellation.
The Asteroid Hangar was mentioned in this weeks Wingmans Hangar for the as yes unreleased Corsair Pirate ship.
Nobody knows what the fifth and final hangar will be, perhaps something for the largest of the player own-able ships like the Startfarer Tanker or the Idr...

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