Saturday, May 25, 2019

v0.2.1 beta released

Having trouble running JK or MotS with 3D Acceleration enabled? Then try JkGfxMod.

Major changes in this version:
- Antialiasing (MSAA and SSAA)
- Improved accuracy of lighting and color effects
- Fixed some artifacts in SSAO
- Added Mysteries of the Sith support to the material compiler

And the usual features from previous versions:
- Makes the game work on new computers
- Makes the game look better

The release can be downloaded from GitHub here:

https://github.com/jdmclark/jkgfxmod/releases/tag/v0.2.1

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

v0.1.0 beta released

Having trouble running JK or MotS with 3D Acceleration enabled? Then, try JkGfxMod.

This version promotes JkGfxMod from alpha into beta.

Major changes in this version:
- Improved color accuracy
- Added instructions for using JkGfxMod with the Steam versions of JK and MotS
- Minor bug fixes and QoL improvements for JkGfxMod under Steam

And the usual features from previous versions:
- Makes the game work on new computers
- Improves performance in certain scenarios
- Better quality of life:
---- HUD scaling
---- No mode switching between menus and gameplay
---- Hardware-accelerated windowed mode
- Better graphics:
---- 32-bit color
---- Gamma correction
---- Bloom
---- Ambient occlusion
---- Parallax mapping
- Better mods:
---- Support and tooling for advanced, high-quality materials

The release can be downloaded from GitHub here:

https://github.com/jdmclark/jkgfxmod/releases/tag/v0.1.0