Fandian r403 7/16/09

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Jul 17, 2009

Fandian r403 7/16/09 by Another World at 4:51 AM (1,638 Views / 0 Likes) 9 replies

  1. Another World
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    [​IMG] Fandian r403 7/16/09
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    Fandian, the NDS 3D engine homebrew, has received an update. The project page does not make reference to a change log. Please grab this one and give it a try!



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  2. Da-Bomb1

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    Wow, that actually looks pretty good. Dynamic-ish shadows and everything. But it does seem to have some pretty horrendous clipping issues with the camera, and closing my DSi killed it. Everything screwed up on the screen and it crashed. Weird, the DSi seems to have all these strange problems with cutting-edge homebrew.

    ...huh, the more I look at it, the more impressive it seems to get. Like...sorta dynamic lighting and everything. It actually seems to look better than your average commercial game, though it's really unpolished...the camera's horrible and clips through all the geometry. But still, I'm impressed. It'd be pretty cool if they could take advantage of external RAM packs, if possible...dunno how it's set up, or how fast they are though.
     
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    what would be really cool is if it could be ported to DSi and use its extra ram and cpu power and then we ha ve a morowind like game on DS
     
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    Didn't this used to be called Sonic?
     
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    Yeah, lol, it said so in the source in the post.
     
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    Oh fandian. This ones been getting updates since forever, they say that theyre working towards some sort of game with it eventually.
     
  7. Another World
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    i am not trying to correct you or anything, just wanted to post that this is a "he" not a "they" =P. yea, one guy is actually working on this ambitious project and succeeding.

    -another world
     
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    Wow. That's quite something. How long's he been working on this?
     
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    I'll donate £3 if they rename it Fandrian. [​IMG]

    The engine is actually a lot better than most DSI/Zoo Digital 3D games. I hope the person who is doing this could one day get a job with a dev team or something one day.
     
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    lols...

    something tells me they wont do much for a lousy 3 quid... [​IMG]
     

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