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Author Topic: MS Flight 20 - interresting world generator  (Read 183 times)


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MS Flight 20 - interresting world generator
« on: October 06, 2019, 01:25:05 am »

I just stumbled on this thing ... kinda strange how the terrain is made : MS Flight 20 - interesting world generator

We are still undeveloped as long as we don´t realize, that all our science is still descriptive, and than beyond that description lies a whole new world we just haven´t even started to fully understand.


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Re: MS Flight 20 - interresting world generator
« Reply #1 on: October 06, 2019, 02:00:50 am »

Terrain making is probably the least strange thing in this new sim. Its just high quality ortophotos plus lots of precisely generated autogen. The more crazy thing is the autogen which seems realistic 3d models (with real textures it seems !) precisely corresponding to real buildings extracted somehow automatically by AI software from bing maps. Also flight model seems really incredibly realistic..as well as real wind and cloud physics..of course it looks also gorgeous.
« Last Edit: October 06, 2019, 02:03:35 am by fly77 »


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Re: MS Flight 20 - interresting world generator
« Reply #2 on: October 06, 2019, 04:06:28 am »

Most of the footage they showed off is not autogen terrain but "real" photogrammetry (same as Google does with many locations in GEarth). MS is good in tricking their audience: sun is always there where the baked in ground shadows point to. But those shadows can't move with daytime. Don't know how they could overcome this problem. Same with seasonal changes.
May the great AzureAI Cloud Force be with them! :))
« Last Edit: October 06, 2019, 04:15:13 am by 2eyed »