View Full Version : This Week in Project CARS - 2013/21

Rob Prange
13-10-2013, 11:48
Lots of big & small things have been going on at WMD during the past few days. You weren't around for all of it? Then make sure to catch up on the most important topics below!

Development News

Project CARS has switched to Steam multiplayer on Friday as outlined by Stepan Vondrak - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?15248-Steam-tasks-and-features&p=567292&viewfull=1#post567292)

Paul Hudak continues to expand the racing flag & penalty functionality in Project CARS - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?14256-Racing-Flag-updates&p=566907&viewfull=1#post566907)

Our Render Coder Martin Griffiths has implemented Transparency Super Sampling in DirectX 11 - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?14265-Graphics-Engine-Milestones-and-Features-Reference-List-read-first-post&p=567012&viewfull=1#post567012)

Content Previews

Daniel Karlsson continues his texturing magic on the interior of the 2012 Ruf RGT-8 - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?12730-2012-Ruf-RGT-8-(PreAlpha)&p=564752&viewfull=1#post564752)

Work has picked up again on Emirates Raceway as our track artist are adding plenty of missing details - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?11748-Emirates-Raceway&p=567614&viewfull=1#post567614)

Luis Barata has started working on the Emirates Kartdrome which will be added to the development builds soon - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16293-Emirates-Kartdrome)

Ricardo Machuca has started the LOD work on the 1991 Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.5-16 Evolution 2 DTM - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?15615-1991-Mercedes-Benz-190E-2.5-16-Evolution-2-DTM-(PreAlpha)&p=565812&viewfull=1#post565812)

Meanwhile, Matt Clark has started working on the LODs of the 1980 Ford Zakspeed Capri Group 5 - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?6663-1980-Ford-Capri-Zakspeed-Group-5-(Alpha1)&p=566428&viewfull=1#post566428)

Another car getting its LOD work done is the 2012 Formula Gulf 1000 in the skilled hands of Ivo Franic - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?5576-2012-Formula-Gulf-1000-(Alpha1)&p=566124&viewfull=1#post566124)

JF Bouchard has been working on the cockpit of the 2012 Mercedes Benz SLS AMG GT3 - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?14233-2012-Mercedes-Benz-SLS-AMG-GT3-(PreAlpha)&p=567711&viewfull=1#post567711)

Martin Olivera has started modeling the community-designed RWD P30 LMPrototype - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?16211-LMPrototype-RWD-P30)

Fixes & Updates

Martin Griffiths has checked in a new SkyRing shader - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?14265-Graphics-Engine-Milestones-and-Features-Reference-List-read-first-post&p=567653&viewfull=1#post567653)

Doug Arnao has checked in new physics & tires for the Caper Monterey Stock Car, both for the road & oval version - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?11751-Physics-Releases&p=566439&viewfull=1#post566439) & Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?11751-Physics-Releases&p=567265&viewfull=1#post567265)

The Palmer Jaguar JP-LM has received updated physics as well - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?11751-Physics-Releases&p=566977&viewfull=1#post566977)

Test & Report Feedback

The Car Physics Focus Testing events have been launched, make sure to try all three of them and share your feedback in the physics forum! - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?15314-Car-Physics-Focus-Testing-(CPFT)-Weekly-Announcement-Thread.)

Where do you live? Let us know in the newest poll - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?15971-Where-do-you-live)


Looking for an event to race in? The check out the Weekly Events list (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?12233-List-with-weekly-Events)

Make sure to check out the pCARS API forum for several cool Project CARS apps that have recently been released - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/forumdisplay.php?97-pCARS-API-Discussion)

That's it for this time, have fun checking out all the material and make sure to join the discussions yourself!

Tiago Fortuna
13-10-2013, 12:12
Steammp was in on friday afaik...

Patrick Kulinski
13-10-2013, 18:15
Many thanks Rob! :)