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by Snake Man
April 26, 2017, 05:28:57 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Made a quick video from some aerial footage of PMC Real World Data Terrains.

by Snake Man
April 24, 2017, 02:24:40 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

04-24-17 Weekly update Heightmap elevations leveling / smoothing for airfields done for: Iraq: - al kut - baghdad - basrah - mosul - najaf - nasiriyah - ramadi - rutba - sulaymaniyah - tikrit - kirkuk Afghanistan: - ghazni - jalalabad Iraq erbil had been planned long time ago for 143km to 81km rede...
by Snake Man
April 19, 2017, 08:38:06 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Phase 2 is under way. Yesterday I took iraq al kut and baghdad and leveled terrain elevations on those airfields, just tested in-game and you can takeoff / land aircrafts fine on the even terrain. This heightmap elevation editing phase will take a while, I'm also realizing that the sheer amount of g...
by Snake Man
April 18, 2017, 07:51:33 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: Terrain Development
Replies: 6
Views: 88

Re: Terrain Development

Yesterday binarized last PMC real world data terrains for its phase 1! Now I'm going to relax at least for a day, or maybe half a day, or maybe few hours at least.. heh who am I kidding, I'll be editing stuff for phase 2 right away! :D It has been extremely exhausting doing all those terrains for al...
by Snake Man
April 18, 2017, 07:30:42 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Six new PMC real world data terrains has been released! Phase 1 is complete! PMC Afghanistan, Jalalabad v0.2 for ArmA 3. Please note that original 143km terrain was redesigned (or reshaped / shrunk) into 81km in size and Asadabad (81km) was split off from it. If you like the original 143km terrain, ...
by Snake Man
April 14, 2017, 01:32:41 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

PMC real world data terrains editing plan: phase 1 base terrais; heightmap, satellite texture, openstreetmap.org (OSM) roads phase 2 heightmap fixes; for example airfields large bumps in them, level those out, also some elevations are below 5m (water line) phase 3 class names, keypoints, city / are...
by Snake Man
April 14, 2017, 08:19:07 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Three new PMC real world data terrains has been released! All three 81km x 81km terrain size with 40960 x 40960 resolution satellite texture/mask. PMC Ukraine, Donetsk v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Ukraine-Donetsk-Satellite.jpg PMC Ukraine, Luhansk v0.1 for ArmA 3...
by Snake Man
April 11, 2017, 07:45:43 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Two new PMC real world data terrains has been released! PMC Afghanistan, Asadabad v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Afghanistan-Asadabad-Satellite.jpg PMC Libya, Benghazi v0.1 for ArmA 3. Includes massive 143,360 x 143,360 resolution satellite texture/mask! http://www...
by Snake Man
April 11, 2017, 05:59:19 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: Terrain Development
Replies: 6
Views: 88

Re: Terrain Development

I did it, I broke my own high score! :) I now have working in-game terrain with 143,360 x 143,360 resolution satellite texture/mask. First when I tried huge satellite resolutions I thought 71,680 was simply crazy, then I was pushing more boundaries with even number 81,920 and then I thought magical ...
by Snake Man
April 10, 2017, 01:19:22 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Four new PMC real world data terrains have been released! PMC Vietnam, Vinh v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Vietnam-Vinh-Satellite.jpg PMC Libya, Sirte v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Libya-Sirte-Satellite.jpg PMC Libya, Tripoli v0....
by Snake Man
April 09, 2017, 12:06:20 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: Terrain Development
Replies: 6
Views: 88

Re: Terrain Development

On friday 04-07-17 the new western digital 4tb blue hard disk arrived, set it up and now I'm back in making terrains and full speed :D Already got couple of new PMC real world data terrains in-game and lot of source data created with global mapper and terrain builder related tools. Things picking up...
by Snake Man
April 05, 2017, 06:14:33 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

PMC Libya Sabha real world data terrain has been released!

PMC Libya, Sabha v0.1 for ArmA 3.

Image

First post updated.
by Snake Man
April 05, 2017, 04:50:59 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

If there are any post WW2 conflict areas around the globe missing from this list, please help us out by filling them in. Use ArcGIS , select basemap -> streets, then browse to the terrain area you want to see in arma3. Next just click share button in the top menu and copy paste the "Link to this map...
by Snake Man
April 04, 2017, 07:28:25 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Four new PMC real world data terrains has been released! PMC Libya, Misrata v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Libya-Misrata-Satellite.jpg PMC Libya, Msallata v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Libya-Msallata-Satellite.jpg PMC Libya, Nafu...
by Snake Man
April 04, 2017, 05:31:22 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Decided to add few more terrains into the plan list: Afghanistan: - asadabad, 81km, 1m/px - jalalabad, 81km, 1m/px split off asadabad into its own terrain. Pakistan: - abbottabad, 2km, dont ask haha - abbottabad, 81km, 1m/px Ukraine: - donetsk 81km - luhansk 81km - mariupol 81km Georgia: - ochamchir...
by Snake Man
April 02, 2017, 05:28:19 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Four new PMC real world data terrains has been released! PMC Vietnam, Saigon v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Vietnam-Saigon-Satellite.jpg PMC Libya, Ajdabiya v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Libya-Ajdabiya-Satellite.jpg PMC Libya, Ba...
by Snake Man
April 01, 2017, 09:32:41 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: Terrain Development
Replies: 6
Views: 88

Re: Terrain Development

Finished all afghanistan terrains, the few syrian terrains and even vietnam terrains are almost complete (just one terrain giving me binarize freeze for unknown reason). On 03-24-17 PMC after careful consideration and few suggestions I decided to create bis forum topic for PMC Real World Data Terrai...
by Snake Man
March 30, 2017, 03:20:43 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Vietnam PMC real world data terrains have been released! Please note that these terrains are currently not Vietnam: The Experience terrains but just a standalone ones. PMC Vietnam, Da Nang v0.1 for ArmA 3. Note: arma3 mission editor menu (picturemap_ca) and this promo image is very dark, however the...
by Snake Man
March 29, 2017, 01:03:04 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Three new PMC real world data terrains has been released! PMC Syria, Homs v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Syria-Homs-Satellite.jpg PMC Somalia, Baidoa v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Somalia-Baidoa-Satellite.jpg PMC Somalia, Kismaay...
by Snake Man
March 27, 2017, 07:32:06 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Three new PMC real world data terrains has been released! PMC Syria, Aleppo v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Syria-Aleppo-Satellite.jpg PMC Syria, Ar Raqqah v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Syria-Ar-Raqqah-Satellite.jpg PMC Syria, Dam...
by Snake Man
March 26, 2017, 12:22:01 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

While testing I noticed small bug in iraq erbil terrain, it conflicts with afghanistan ghazni and iraq baghdad, if you load all our terrains afghanistan ghazni disappears from arma3 due bad $PBOPREFIX$ so you have to load either ghazni/baghdad or erbil. You can still load erbil separately so it wont...
by Snake Man
March 26, 2017, 06:29:17 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Three new PMC real world data terrains has been released! PMC Afghanistan, Mazari Sharif v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Afghanistan-Mazari-Sharif-Satellite.jpg PMC Syria, Al Hasakhah v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Syria-Al-Hasakha...
by Snake Man
March 24, 2017, 09:13:53 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Seven new PMC real world data terrains has been released! PMC Iraq, Tikrit v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Iraq-Tikrit-Satellite.jpg PMC Afghanistan, Ghazni v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Afghanistan-Ghazni-Satellite.jpg PMC Afghan...
by Snake Man
March 21, 2017, 02:37:44 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Seven new PMC real world data terrains has been released! PMC Iraq, Mosul v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Iraq-Mosul-Satellite.jpg PMC Iraq, Najaf v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Iraq-Najaf-Satellite.jpg PMC Iraq, Nasiriyah v0.1 for...
by Snake Man
March 20, 2017, 06:00:24 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: Terrain Development
Replies: 6
Views: 88

Re: Terrain Development

Learned valuable lesson when working on the PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project as I chose few terrain locations which ended up overlapping each other. Overlapping is stupid, I mean why do the work twice. Had to actually re-design locations and even terrain sizes for few of those. Was interesti...
by Snake Man
March 18, 2017, 03:19:06 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: Terrain Development
Replies: 6
Views: 88

Re: Terrain Development

Currently I'm running about three (3) different tasks at the same time on the most busiest times, it depends bit how the projects process etc. - Terra incognita is downloading satellite texture - pboProject is binarizing terrain - Global mapper is exporting another set of source files - Convert laye...
by Snake Man
March 18, 2017, 03:01:40 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Four new PMC real world data terrains has been released! PMC Iraq, Erbil v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Iraq-Erbil-Satellite.jpg PMC Iraq, Hillah v0.1 for ArmA 3. This is 40km terrain with 40960 resolution satellite image. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screensho...
by Snake Man
March 16, 2017, 09:01:24 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

First PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project releases are here! :D Three new PMC real world data terrains has been released! PMC Iraq, Al Kut v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Iraq-Al-Kut-Satellite.jpg PMC Iraq, Baghdad v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/a...
by Snake Man
March 15, 2017, 05:33:01 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: Terrain Development
Replies: 6
Views: 88

Terrain Development

ArmA 3 PMC Terrain Development I thought it might be nice to have topic where various terrain development discoveries etc are posted. To recap whats been happening to my personal arma3 terrain projects; I wrote the PMC Ultimate Terrain Tutorial which has been very successful with newbie terrain mak...
by Snake Man
March 13, 2017, 11:11:46 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Tactical ArmA 3 forum area opened!
Replies: 0
Views: 26

PMC Tactical ArmA 3 forum area opened!

PMC Tactical ArmA 3 forum area opened!

Since I tend to write lot of notes, release topics and editing etc history stuff, might as well open forum area for it instead of using "arma 3" tag on topics in arma2 forum heh.
by Snake Man
March 13, 2017, 11:03:01 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 22
Views: 2128

PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

I have a dream... that one day arma3 players have real world data terrains for all the worlds interesting conflict areas! Several weeks ago I got an idea to grab many large real world data terrains, just to learn the tool pipeline and fine tune my terrain making skills aka get some experience. boy ...
by Snake Man
March 12, 2017, 07:45:53 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Test 8192 02 (terrain)
Replies: 1
Views: 106

Re: ArmA 3 PMC Test 8192 02 (terrain)

v0.2 released now with roads from OpenStreetMap source. Roads are looking real nice.
by Snake Man
March 10, 2017, 07:15:58 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Test 8192 02 (terrain)
Replies: 1
Views: 106

PMC Test 8192 02 (terrain)

PMC Test 8192 02 v0.2 for ArmA 3. Huge test / demo terrain. 81.9km x 81.9km in size, 81920 x 81920 resolution satellite texture (1 meter / pixel) and roads from OpenStreetMap. This is not a real terrain, it has only few objects like trees and buildings. Do not download this if you expect to get nor...
by Snake Man
March 10, 2017, 07:12:30 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Terrain Data
Replies: 0
Views: 144

PMC Terrain Data

PMC Terrain Data v0.1 for ArmA 3. Base required addons for PMC terrains and used with terrain developers on terrain builder tool. Includes RVMAT's for A3\map_data\ textures which are not available in arma3 installation anymore. Also layers.cfg written by us to use these RVMAT's / textures when deve...
by Snake Man
March 10, 2017, 03:52:19 PM
Forum: PMC Tactical
Topic: PMC Editing Wiki opened!
Replies: 32
Views: 16752

Re: PMC Editing Wiki opened!

PMC Editing Wiki upgraded to 2017-02-19b "Frusterick Manners" version, hopefully all works OK.
by Snake Man
March 10, 2017, 03:52:13 PM
Forum: PMC Tactical
Topic: PMC addon / mods online manual opened!
Replies: 19
Views: 8503

Re: PMC addon / mods online manual opened!

PMC addons/mods online manuals upgraded to 2017-02-19b "Frusterick Manners" version, hopefully all works OK.
by Snake Man
February 27, 2017, 08:39:50 AM
Forum: PMC Tactical
Topic: PMC Editing Wiki opened!
Replies: 32
Views: 16752

Re: PMC Editing Wiki opened!

PMC Editing Wiki upgraded to 2017-02-19a "Frusterick Manners" version, hopefully all works OK.
by Snake Man
February 27, 2017, 08:39:39 AM
Forum: PMC Tactical
Topic: PMC addon / mods online manual opened!
Replies: 19
Views: 8503

Re: PMC addon / mods online manual opened!

PMC addons/mods online manuals upgraded to 2017-02-19a "Frusterick Manners" version, hopefully all works OK.
by Snake Man
January 17, 2017, 10:31:44 AM
Forum: PMC Tactical
Topic: New forum software upgrade
Replies: 17
Views: 8578

Re: New forum software upgrade

Forum software has been upgraded from 3.1.10 to 3.2 which is the latest version. Hopefully I didn't break anything ;)
by Snake Man
January 16, 2017, 11:37:02 AM
Forum: PMC Tactical
Topic: PMC Tactical moved to a new domain!
Replies: 3
Views: 212

Re: PMC Tactical moved to a new domain!

Second pass of MySQL database changes to replace old domain names / links and stuff is now done. That concludes the database changes and basically the new domain migration.

Everything looks good, were set for another 15 years of fun ;)