View Full Version : How do they do it?

12-18-2000, 03:41 PM
How does Tribes render their landscape? Is it fractal? I notice what looks to me like MipMapping. I also know Tribes uses its own algorithm the was created in-house but any information on the engine itself I would appreciate.


El Jefe
12-19-2000, 06:23 AM
If you go to gamedev.net, the have some examples of doing terrain and landscape:


You may have to scroll down a bit to find the right section....

Also, if the link doesn't work, go to gamedev.net -> programming -> 3D /Theory...