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10-10-2000, 06:09 PM
ok, i am very new to opengl and glut, but i have been programming reg C/C++ for a while,

ok my question is:

i want to make a landscape engine for a game i am currently working on, since i have about negitive experiance with graphics, i was wondering if anybody has or know about a good tutorial and/or book on the subject?

10-11-2000, 12:54 AM
OK. Go to:
www.gamasutra.com (http://www.gamasutra.com)

and search after the word ROAM or quadtrees and you will find what you want.


10-11-2000, 01:13 PM
ok cool, thanks

10-11-2000, 04:33 PM
Just to add another pointer: Lindstrom has also an interesting apporach for terrains.

Also if you search on google for documentation on Outcast (the game) you'll find something worth reading. This game uses a lot of terrain "technology".

Antonio www.fatech.com/tech (http://www.fatech.com/tech)