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Better graphics?

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Hey!

I would like to have a mod that makes buildings and vehicles have the same detailed textures ingame as in the creator.

thx for reading!
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Well, i am gonna leave a reply here so i will be notifed if there is a mod like that. :D
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THE GUY ABUV MEH wrote:Well, i am gonna leave a reply here so i will be notifed if there is a mod like that. :D
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I had forgotten that I made this request :lol:
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I don't know too much about any mods or config file tweaks for this, but I do know of a cheat that does this! Just type the following command in the cheat console:

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highrestexturelevel high
Unfortunately, it resets itself to default quality once you restart Spore, so you'll have to input it again every time, but it works.
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Raptorians wrote:I don't know too much about any mods or config file tweaks for this, but I do know of a cheat that does this! Just type the following command in the cheat console:

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highrestexturelevel high
Unfortunately, it resets itself to default quality once you restart Spore, so you'll have to input it again every time, but it works.
Better idea:
rob55rod wrote:HD Texture Tweak.
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Raptorians wrote:I don't know too much about any mods or config file tweaks for this, but I do know of a cheat that does this! Just type the following command in the cheat console:

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highrestexturelevel high
Unfortunately, it resets itself to default quality once you restart Spore, so you'll have to input it again every time, but it works.
you could try one of 2 things, but only if that command is also somewhere in a config file or is able to be used as a game state or something:
make a batch file that resets that config tweak and then starts spore
or
make the file that contains it read-only

otherwise, if it does only exist in the console as a cheat/command, then those won't work and I don't know.
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tried the tweak but it only works in especific portions of the game and editor, and sure NOT in the sporepedia
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windblade wrote:tried the tweak but it only works in specific portions of the game and editor, and sure NOT in the sporepedia
Yeah I know, that's what the accompanying mod is for.
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what accompanying mod? i am really missing something right here

oh right the actual request XD
but interestingly enogh the texture tweak works for creature and vehicle editor and some building textures, and even ingame(creatures a least) but not the sporepedia which is virtually the place where one takes a look at EVERYTHING
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windblade wrote:what accompanying mod? i am really missing something right here

oh right the actual request XD
but interestingly enogh the texture tweak works for creature and vehicle editor and some building textures, and even ingame(creatures a least) but not the sporepedia which is virtually the place where one takes a look at EVERYTHING
I linked to a Tweak and a Mod in the same post. The mod does what the Tweak doesn't. Install both for maximum effect.
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i see the link to the tweak but no mod
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windblade wrote:i see the link to the tweak but no mod
It's one link for both.
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there i found nothing -_-

let me be more specific
the only link you provided here in this post, leads to a post in the official spore forums
be that my configurations or what, it leads me to one page, where i cant find anything more than several answers featuring different conffigurations for the "tweak", and given it is literally, thousands of pages , i cant just "search" the entire place
if you could link directly the mod, or point me what page it is on, or anything, i would be very grateful, but as it is right now, i cand find it
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windblade wrote:there i found nothing -_-

let me be more specific
the only link you provided here in this post, leads to a post in the official spore forums
be that my configurations or what, it leads me to one page, where i cant find anything more than several answers featuring different conffigurations for the "tweak", and given it is literally, thousands of pages , i cant just "search" the entire place
if you could link directly the mod, or point me what page it is on, or anything, i would be very grateful, but as it is right now, i cand find it
The Davoonline link leads to a specific post on the Sporum, which in turn contains the mod in a link, and the tweak in a quote. Try reading that post and clicking the link.
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you cool dude and all but really this is going nowhere, the only link i found is the sporemodder one, and nothing in its descriptions says anything about fixing anything with textures
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I just checked the link you posted rob, I can't find the mod either. Mind posting the actual direct link to the mod?
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The link is hard to see... It is just a "here" in the end of Rob's post
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Darhagonable wrote:The link is hard to see... It is just a "here" in the end of Rob's post
Seriously? THAT'S what did it?
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oh... now i see it.
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