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Postby Unit_2 on Wed Mar 19, 2008 10:37 am

Love the new texture ;)
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Postby gimil on Wed Mar 19, 2008 1:00 pm

I love the new texture also. Could you soften it just a little with a blur of something. Just so it fit a little better with hte rest of the map.
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Postby pepperonibread on Wed Mar 19, 2008 3:15 pm

gimil wrote:Could you soften it just a little with a blur of something. Just so it fit a little better with hte rest of the map.


Agreed. The texture is definitely an improvement, though.
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Postby cairnswk on Thu Mar 20, 2008 3:01 pm

gimil wrote:I love the new texture also. Could you soften it just a little with a blur of something. Just so it fit a little better with hte rest of the map.


So for this version:
1. Added soft gaussian blur to the plaster background
2. added a glow to the edges of the land mass.

Any good?

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Postby cairnswk on Sat Mar 22, 2008 1:04 pm

Has anyone got any comments on this version above?
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Postby edbeard on Sat Mar 22, 2008 5:48 pm

seems done to me



edit: repost of latest version

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Postby bryguy on Sat Mar 22, 2008 6:20 pm

question, could u increase the size of the text in the lower left corner? it is readable but very hard to read
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Postby cairnswk on Sun Mar 23, 2008 8:20 am

bryguy wrote:question, could u increase the size of the text in the lower left corner? it is readable but very hard to read


bryguy...i have tried to increase it a little however there is not a lot of room, so i don't know if what i did is am improvement....anyway here is

Version 33 Large and Small

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Postby AndyDufresne on Mon Mar 24, 2008 9:50 pm

              Final Forge

---The Rail Europe Map has reached the ‘Final Forge’ Stage. I've revived this thread from the pits of the Foundry Furnace (okay, maybe not) and have examined the contents. Nearly every major concern has been addressed. If there are any other current concerns, please make your voice heard. If after a reasonable amount of time there has not been any objection or protest, the map will be deemed finished with the 'Foundry Brand' of approval and will be submitted for live play. As long as there is still discussion or posts that have yet to be commented on, the map will remain in Final Forge until said discussion has reached the conclusion that the map has reached its final and polished version.

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Postby InkL0sed on Mon Mar 24, 2008 9:52 pm

Three in a row! This exciting!

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Postby rgbubba on Mon Mar 24, 2008 11:02 pm

Good Job Welcome to the Final Forge!
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Postby cairnswk on Tue Mar 25, 2008 5:59 am

Could someone check the xml please.

File in proofs below.
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Postby cairnswk on Tue Mar 25, 2008 6:00 am

Forza AZ wrote:
cairnswk wrote:
Forza AZ wrote:Still a few mistakes in the latest version (they were OK in V30 I think?):

-Paris B is missing in Benelux Expres bonus
-London D is missing in Sim-Orient bonus
-Rome K: border with Rome L is missing
-Rome L: border with Rome K is missing


Those xml errors fixed now. I have also checked the file in Jota's xml tool and KevinC's tool.

Please have another look over the xml when you get a chance with fresh eyes.

No mistakes found any more now.


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Postby gimil on Tue Mar 25, 2008 8:30 am

Congratz on FF cairnswk, another soon to be addition to your empire :wink:
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