UT2004 graphics mod  (Read 497 times)

BJ

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UT2004 graphics mod
« on: April 29, 2018, 12:06 »
I did small graphical improvement for UT2004, i hope you'll like it  :)
YouTube ate some quality...grrr
Set resolution on 720p before watching or it'll look ugly xd
Watching in window recommended
Enjoy ;)




Malcolm's face comparison
https://imgur.com/a/tY6xUHw




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Re: UT2004 graphics mod
« Reply #1 on: April 29, 2018, 18:36 »
I play on pretty low settings as I started out on a very low power pc and got used to the way it looks.

What did you do?

BJ

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Re: UT2004 graphics mod
« Reply #2 on: April 29, 2018, 19:47 »
About week ago I found an advanced post-processing injector. I've started modifying UT2004 using various post-processing effects available in this tool. All the effects after they have been set up, show up on screen in real time, so you can see all the changes, you've made. You can turn on/off all the effects anytime by pressing button on a keyboard.
« Last Edit: April 29, 2018, 20:41 by BJ »

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Re: UT2004 graphics mod
« Reply #3 on: May 02, 2018, 15:21 »
GJ dude
it really look better. Useful, especially for moviemaking   ;)

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Re: UT2004 graphics mod
« Reply #4 on: May 02, 2018, 16:09 »
Looks like Reshade? That's a good program I use it for XP11 will try it out

BJ

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Re: UT2004 graphics mod
« Reply #5 on: May 02, 2018, 18:20 »
Looks like Reshade?
Yep

Release soon
Tutorial too
 In current state it looks good with most ut2k4 maps (including ctf-face-classic),
Ons-torlan needs another preset but it's almost done.





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Re: UT2004 graphics mod
« Reply #6 on: May 10, 2018, 12:24 »
Here we go :)



Download link: https://www.dropbox.com/s/m7y1c02fb9p9e2c/UT2004GraphicsMod.rar?dl=0
If this site shows up in my native language press "Pobierz" in the upper right corner, then "Pobierz bezpoĊ›rednio"

If you have a problem with running UT after copying files to the "System" folder, try to install Microsoft Visual C ++ Redistributable 2015 32bit version (UT 2004 is 32bit app), this should solve the problem
You can download it here:
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=52685

Please, let me know if it works ;)
You have 4 presets to choose from.

To delete the mod, simply remove all copied files as well as reshade.ini and d3d9.log

« Last Edit: May 10, 2018, 12:31 by BJ »

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Re: UT2004 graphics mod
« Reply #7 on: May 11, 2018, 15:25 »
Does this mod works in other modes?

BJ

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Re: UT2004 graphics mod
« Reply #8 on: May 11, 2018, 16:33 »
You mean ut's gametypes like assault, onslaught, ctf etc ?

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Re: UT2004 graphics mod
« Reply #9 on: May 13, 2018, 10:35 »
Yes

BJ

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Re: UT2004 graphics mod
« Reply #10 on: May 13, 2018, 13:27 »
Sure. You can use it with any gametype, even when displaying the main menu.

BJ

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Re: UT2004 graphics mod
« Reply #11 on: May 13, 2018, 13:45 »
The only disadvantage of using mod is performance impact, 2 presets have been made for quite good machines (I don't mean a modern high-end computer. A few years old computer with a pretty good processor and gpu should run smoothly with this presets), the other 2 presets only change the saturation of colours and texture sharpness, which has a minor impact on the performance.