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July 6th 2020

ABrown.CIG
ABrown_CIG
Date 6 hours ago
Ask The Devs Tech Debt

Hi, It’s really not discouraging or anything to be concerned by. We try and balance the new tech with the maintenance, the refactors and the cleanups, no different...

ABrown.CIG
ABrown_CIG
Date 6 hours ago
Ask The Devs Tech Debt

Hi, I can’t speak for other departments and certainly couldn’t hope to pluck a number out of thin air to estimate time “wasted” on bugs (If I had such skills I’d be a...

ABrown.CIG
ABrown_CIG
Date 7 hours ago
Ask The Devs Resolution Rescaling Request.

Instructions received! :wink: Generally a resolution scale reduces the game resolution while keeping the UI at native res, however many of our UI screens are “in the...

ABrown.CIG
ABrown_CIG
Date 7 hours ago
Ask The Devs Tech Debt

Hi, I can’t speak for other teams, but the graphics team spend anywhere from 20-40% of most sprints fixing bugs or improving systems to avoid future issues. But every...

ABrown.CIG
ABrown_CIG
Date 7 hours ago
Ask The Devs Reflection Light from a Close Moon Possible?

Hi Fykshun, Sorry for the late reply! This is something I’ve certainly considered before and would love to add, but the reality is we’ve just had higher priority...

CIG Chad McKinney
CIG_ChadMcKinney
Date 10 hours ago
Ask The Devs Server Meshing, OCS and Squadron 42

No server meshing, but SOCS is actually very important to S42 as in single player the client is effectively a server. The previous client only OCS implementation...

Ben Parry CIG
BParry_CIG
Date 1 day ago
Ask The Devs Visual of Weather Storms

That is roughly what we do. The issue is that most of what you can see of a cloud's structure is the lighting, so if it's churning around, it's only going to halfway...

ABrown.CIG
ABrown_CIG
Date 1 day ago
Ask The Devs Will Squadron 42 be shipped with this low draw distance?

Hi, I can’t answer your question as it’s not my team responsible for this specific area of code, but I wanted to clarify a few things. It’s not really a problem with...

ABrown.CIG
ABrown_CIG
Date 1 day ago
Ask The Devs Cinematic lighting (from S42 update today)

Hi TomTrustworthy, While I’m not the one writing the light rig I’ve assisted the owner a little so can shed some (suitably dark) light on this. The rig does indeed...

MGibson-cig
MGibson-cig
Date 2 days ago
Anvil Aerospace Anvil carrack top turret like caterpillar/prowler ones

Going to stop replying to this thread now only intended to answer one or two things around the OP topic rather then it becomes a full blow Q&A and decision of design...

MGibson-cig
MGibson-cig
Date 2 days ago
Anvil Aerospace Anvil carrack top turret like caterpillar/prowler ones

Please see one of my other reply to this very thread

MGibson-cig
MGibson-cig
Date 2 days ago
Anvil Aerospace Anvil carrack top turret like caterpillar/prowler ones

If the troll is so close behind you that he can get though a door at the same time as you hes gonna be able to get onto the elevator platform as you just saying

MGibson-cig
MGibson-cig
Date 2 days ago
Anvil Aerospace Anvil carrack top turret like caterpillar/prowler ones

When individual door security access becomes a thing that wont be an issue as they wont be able to get past the garage without access or blowing through a door, as not...

MGibson-cig
MGibson-cig
Date 2 days ago
Anvil Aerospace Anvil carrack top turret like caterpillar/prowler ones

about the finer details that would be a VET question rather then me but it is meant to have a good top speed just not so good stopping and turning at those speed but...

MGibson-cig
MGibson-cig
Date 2 days ago
Anvil Aerospace Anvil carrack top turret like caterpillar/prowler ones

Its the difference between the old and new lift tech. 600i etc use the old tech hence why there buttons are floating text while the carracks are the canvas screens

MGibson-cig
MGibson-cig
Date 2 days ago
Anvil Aerospace Anvil carrack top turret like caterpillar/prowler ones

Its not a small ship and the ramp on the front is large it takes time to open. The faster an animation is the less weight the object appears to have and looks less...

MGibson-cig
MGibson-cig
Date 3 days ago
Anvil Aerospace Anvil carrack top turret like caterpillar/prowler ones

Answered that one a few times now there is no plan to change either of the elevators to go all the way to the ground and currently wouldn't be able to due to a tech...

MGibson-cig
MGibson-cig
Date 3 days ago
Anvil Aerospace Anvil carrack top turret like caterpillar/prowler ones

It's not a case of needing to change code to make the pilot use the remote turret it's a design choose, in the future ai blades and crew will be able to be used but...

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