|mod target file(s)||author||link||release date||file size|
|wheels.txd||CraigKostelecky||direct link to a RAR||Feb 7 2004, 05:59||23.3 KB|
Posted 06 February 2004 - 04:25 PM Edited by Demarest, 07 February 2004 - 04:08 PM.
Posted 07 February 2004 - 09:02 AM
Posted 07 February 2004 - 09:25 AM
Posted 07 February 2004 - 09:33 AM
To get the wheels to match how they were in GTA3, we need to export the texture of wheel 160 from GTA3 and import it into wheel 250's texture in GTA:LC. The rest of the wheels are fine.
Posted 07 February 2004 - 09:48 AM
so u got the tye and a little bit in the middle - vc is differant
as i said its probably much better and easier if i put the gta3 xbox wheels into gtalc for u
Posted 07 February 2004 - 10:15 AM Edited by [4D]Outback, 07 February 2004 - 10:35 AM.
|QUOTE (Monitor57 @ Feb 7 2004, 09:48)|
|put the gta3 xbox wheels into gtalc|
That's what I was thinking.
EDIT. But Dem's right, though. This mod is aimed at authenticity. Feel free to post any work you do on them in This Thread (And only this thread, please), though.
Posted 07 February 2004 - 10:30 AM
@Craig: You were talking about wheel textures, so I hope this answers your question. ALL wheel textures for both games can be found in models/misc.txd You only need to open them up with a TXD prog like Delfi's TXD Workshop, open up the GTA3 one, export the textures, open the VC one and import the same textures.
Wheel textures are quite insignificant in my opinion, but if anybody wants to do it, no complaints here
Posted 07 February 2004 - 11:30 AM
|Monitor, you already know that we're shooting for GTA3 authenticity here. Further spam of our forums will result in post deletions and I don't want to have to resort to that.|
I am sure that I will now be flamed and told that I am spamming, but give Monitor57 a break.
You say you are going for GTA3 authenticity (an exact port) but he is offering wheels from GTA3 (just happens to be the X-box version).
You yourself said that unofficial mods are welcomed and will add to the community so long as they are kept seperate and everyone realizes what is official and what is not. "many versions will be made, only a few selected as official" (or something along those lines)
Personally, from what I have heard of the X-box version, those wheels/rims would look much nicer and almost identical aside from the touch up to make them look better. If Monitor57 decides to make an "Unofficial" download for them, I will probably do just that, download them.
But for the love of god dont call someones efforts to help spam, and realize that he was trying to get as close to the PS2/PC version of GTA3 as he thought possible, not knowing of course that it was possible to get the PS2/PC version wheels.
No one will help if everyone is criticized, maybe a private project would work better for you?
Don't forget to add "PS2/PC GTA3 Autheticity" because by saying only "GTA3 Authenticity" in every thread it is no wonder that people figure that the X-Box GTA3 is close enough.
(As far as post deletions, feel free to delete this one if it clutters things or bothers you in any way)
Posted 07 February 2004 - 12:11 PM Edited by Demarest, 07 February 2004 - 12:13 PM.
@Craig: Some ISPs won't allow users to DL files of unusual extensions. If at all possible, can you make future releases in ZIP or RAR format? If you choose to update this one, let me know so I can update the links. BTW, the URL looks as if it is YOUR webspace. How much storage/bandwidth do you have? Would you be able to host beta releases and the like? In fact, I'm going to go create a thread for hosting options for our big releases. Release hosting thread created. Link to new hosting thread.
Topic title changed from VEHICLES to WHEELS. VEHICLES topic re-created. CraigKostelecky's credit expanded to include textures. Firs post edited to add link. Official Mods thread updated with link.
Posted 07 February 2004 - 12:21 PM Edited by Blunted1, 07 February 2004 - 12:22 PM.
You are right, there is no need to get upset and I am not. If that was a noob (to this project anyways) who had never done anything before I would say you are scareing away potential help, maybe we should clarify for him, etc etc.....
He is not, and I was unaware of that, sorry.
I just thought it was a little harsh to call his post "spam" and suggest that he is not trying to make this GTA3 authentic as what he suggested did infact come from GTA3.
You are one step ahead of things as usual Dem, and I should have known that things were not as harsh as they first appeaered.
You are a great leader and a fair person, I'll just shutup now and let you do your job without questioning things.
(again, delete this and my last post in this thread for the sake of removeing clutter if you wish, I don't mind at all)
Posted 07 February 2004 - 12:44 PM
About my site. Yeah it's my own (well, officially my brother's) and I have gigabytes of storage. But I have very little bandwidth. It's a private server hosted on Road Runner right now, so I don't think I could host any files that are downloaded too much. And since RR technically doesn't allow servers (they know about this one and will stay quiet as long as there's not too much downloads. Whew, that was the long answer. In summary, I can host files that are quick downloads, but not big stuff yet. If that changes, I'll let you know.
Posted 07 February 2004 - 02:43 PM
@Craig: That's cool. Got the hosting thread all set up and already some decent options are panning, so don't worry. Keep on trucking using your space for your own releases
@Blunted1: I can understand where you're coming from. I just wanted to remind you that I have not been on the forums as long as some of the veterans. But I have made the most of that time. In almost no time, I was awarded good karma, given Led-by-ship elsewhere, invited into TP, voted most helpful member, etc. illspirit went through his share of effort to set all this up for us, including getting the permission of Tank, the forum owner. Basically, I have been recognized in the extreme as one of the good guys and there's a reason for that. HOWEVER, a person could easily use that as their defense. Plus I want people to keep me in check if they feel I'm out of line. I try to be a good leader, but I'm still human. You didn't realize that Monitor has done such things before. That's cool. One advantage of all the time I spend on these forums is being able to see different people and seeing things they've done, poste, etc both good and bad. So I guess what I'm saying is trust me; I'm the leader and have been trusted with a sub-forum for a reason. At the same time, don't be afraid to speak your mind. Done.
Posted 07 February 2004 - 03:16 PM Edited by Monitor57, 07 February 2004 - 03:17 PM.
i tell you wot, i will try get both wheels ingame ok? the pc and xbox versions
ingame and then pm them to dem if thats ok with him
ps. what about the 3 extra wheels?
what to do with them? should i leave them? or should we make some gta style replacements for them
or have you already got the wheels done? if so i will concentrate on xbox wheels only
Posted 07 February 2004 - 03:22 PM
Posted 07 February 2004 - 03:30 PM
Posted 07 February 2004 - 09:34 PM Edited by JamesSHF, 08 February 2004 - 12:50 AM.
I installed a few updates together, so I'm not sure if this is the cause, though.
EDIT: Nevermind, I found the problem. I had the XBOX wheels mod installed into my VC before I installed LC, and I was accidentally using CraigKostelecky's wheels.txt with the XBOX wheels.dff.
Posted 08 February 2004 - 08:50 AM Edited by Demarest, 08 February 2004 - 11:11 AM.
Posted 26 February 2004 - 10:45 PM Edited by CraigKostelecky, 26 February 2004 - 10:47 PM.
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