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03-27-2002, 02:09 PM
Does anybody know the maximum amount of polygons for a player model and for a weapon?

03-28-2002, 05:15 AM
Weapons max should be around 500 for max LOD.

03-28-2002, 02:13 PM
storm trooper models first lod is a little over 2600 polys, I think kyle is closer to 3000 for first lod

04-03-2002, 04:18 AM
really that sounds WAY high to me.:fett:

04-04-2002, 12:53 AM
SoF2's weapons are around 5000 polys, so I think JO can handle a little more than 500..

04-04-2002, 04:22 PM
I thought sof2 had 1500 for weapons, and 3000 for character.

04-05-2002, 03:28 AM
I was already wondering about those 5000 polygons in a weapon.

04-09-2002, 08:02 PM
In Q3, the important part is the total file size including textures, although I don't know what the size limit is, or if it applies here.

I suggest to try to keep it 2-3 thousand..

But then again, what do I know..

04-19-2002, 10:55 AM
dont be ridiculous, the maxim lod for a player character should be 2.5k . This game is using a suped up quake 3 engine (for which the max Lod was 1k). A model shouldnt need to be any higher than that and a weapon model should definately be donw near 500 imo. Otherwise people who down own high end machines wont be able to run the game using custom characters/weapons. Can you imagine 16 3k players on screen all using 5k poly weapons? and then theres the maps to be considered... :jawa

05-04-2002, 06:48 PM
what is LOD...


05-04-2002, 09:19 PM
Level of Detail

05-07-2002, 10:05 PM
Spacermonkey do you think 3400 poly is too much for a player ?into jedi outcast ofcourse

05-10-2002, 10:41 AM
sirbakk I'd say at a push 3k is acceptable but you should really try to reduce it bellow that.