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Assets Landscape Builder 2.0 [WIP] - Artist/Beginner/Pro-Developer friendly

Discussion in 'Works In Progress' started by sstrong, Dec 7, 2017.

  1. sstrong

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    Landscape Builder is getting a major upgrade.

    Recent Feature Releases in 1.4.x
    • Native support for GeoTIFF realworld data
    • Stencils - paint procedural placement 2D maps in the editor
    • Native Stencil filters for Topography, Texturing, Grass, and Mesh/Prefab placement
    • ImageFX Screen Space Ray-traced Reflection quality and performance upgrade
    • C# Runtime shortcuts and sample prefab updates
    • Import terrain data created outside LB (heightmaps, trees, and grass)

    Coming in Landscape Builder 2.0 [WIP]

    There are three key areas we are updating:
    • Topography Layer Modifiers
    • Thermal and Hydraulic Erosion
    • Group Procedural Placement
    Here is a sneak preview of the new Layer Modifiers.











    More information and videos to follow soon. Our Groups video series makes use of the free assets available from the Unity Viking Village demo scene.
     
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  2. sstrong

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    Videos
     
  3. sstrong

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    At its time of release, existing Landscape Builder 1.x customers will receive a free upgrade to LB 2.0.

    For people wondering what is in LB v1.4.x, see the LB Asset Page here or the Main Help Forum.
     
  4. sstrong

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    We will shortly have an Alpha version of Landscape Builder 2.0 ready for customer feedback. This will be a Private Preview for existing Landscape Builder customers.

    Let us know if you are interested in participating.
     
  5. sstrong

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    Just added second of our Landscape Builder v2.0 videos, and the first in the Groups series. A little sneak preview into what you can expect in the next major release. See first post on this forum.
     
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    Just added third of our Landscape Builder v2.0 videos, and the second in the Groups series. A little sneak preview into what you can expect in the next major release. See first post on this forum.
     
  7. sstrong

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    Just added fourth of our Landscape Builder v2.0 videos (Group Proximity), and the third in the Groups series. A little sneak preview into what you can expect in the next major release. See first post on this forum.