View Full Version : This Week in Project CARS 2012/31

Rob Prange
02-08-2012, 08:33
As usual, our WMD forum has been extremely busy during the last seven days. Just in case you missed some of the action, below is a selection of not to be missed developments for you to catch up on.

Development News

Andy Tudor has released the first pass of the pit stop design document, outlining the plan for realistic pit stops in Project CARS - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?8151-Project-CARS-Pit-Stop-Design&p=208486&viewfull=1#post208486)

Steve Dunn has posted a new update on the AI coding progress - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?7765-AI-code-updates&p=197203&viewfull=1#post197203)

Ged Keaveney has added diagnostics code to investigate the timer issues - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?7765-AI-code-updates&p=197203&viewfull=1#post197203)

Light flares (coronas) are due to be added to Project CARS graphical features, check out first modded mockups by our talented member Whooosh - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?8217-Vehicle-s-light-texture-and-materials&p=212001&viewfull=1#post212001)

Work on the multiplayer side is progressing nicely as first development team tests are scheduled to begin in 3 weeks time - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?6438-Multiplayer-road-to-MP-Quick-Race&p=209246&viewfull=1#post209246)

Our sound team is hard at work on tyre scrub/screetch sounds, expect more on the matter soon - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?560-Tyre-scrub-screetch-question&p=207632&viewfull=1#post207632)

The painting templates for the Caterham Classic & Pagani Huayra are now available - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?3169-Paint-Templates-Download)

Fixes & Updates

- New Formula A sounds have been checked in - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?89-Car-Audio&p=209833&viewfull=1#post209833) & Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?89-Car-Audio&p=212104#post212104)

UV fixes have been applied to the Caterham Classic - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?1557-Caterham-Classic-(WIP)&p=213279&viewfull=1#post213279)

A bunch of issues on the Test Track have been fixed with a new export - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?51-Test-Track&p=213335&viewfull=1#post213335)

Content Previews

Perran Truran continues to make stunning previews on the 2012 BMW Z4 GT3 as new previews show off - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?7942-2012-BMW-Z4-GT3&p=212600&viewfull=1#post212600)

JF Bouchard has shown off some very impressive first previews of the 1981 BMW M1 - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?8167-1981-BMW-M1-Procar)

Our track team is working full force on adding new details to the Eifelwald track each day - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?7657-Eifelwald)

Sven Moll has released some very stunning previews of new 3D trees at Bathurst - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?823-Bathurst&p=212023&viewfull=1#post212023)

Andreas Moll has added great new night lighting features to Sakitto - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?4366-Sakitto&p=207816&viewfull=1#post207816)

Progressive banking and other changes based on member feedback have been added to Memphis - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?6426-Memphis-Oval&p=213450&viewfull=1#post213450)

Michal Jeschke has been tweaking the Belgian Forest Circuit kerbs - Click Here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/showthread.php?1426-Belgian-Forest-Circuit&p=213383&viewfull=1#post213383)


Our talented member halcyon has received his second promotion for creating another stunning Project CARS video trailer - Click Here (http://www.wmdportal.com/projectnews/dance-of-the-earth-new-project-cars-video-trailer/)

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

The links above are for WMD team members only. If you´re a free user and want to follow the development of Project CARS as well as enjoy regular development builds, simply click here (http://forum.wmdportal.com/toolpacks.php) to pick a tool pack and join the fun!

Marcel Spuehler
02-08-2012, 14:12
Thanks for this update! I think this Weekly Summary is realy helpfull :a26:

Alejandro Gorgal
02-08-2012, 14:30
Ohh I missed the multiplayer update, cheers Rob!

Umer Ahmad
02-08-2012, 14:31
Yellow banner would be the icing on the cake.

02-08-2012, 21:54
Thanks for the news! :)

Mark Silcock
02-08-2012, 23:35
Yellow banner would be the icing on the cake.

And mass email :P

05-08-2012, 20:43
finally! Feeling a bit lost without those weekly threads, keep them coming!