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Join Date: Jul 2012
01-20-2013, 03:43 AM
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Well here is one thing you forgot to address what size is the planets? are they earth size are they mars size or smaller but with a higher density to account for the assumed 1 Earth-G are they larger but less dense. the other problem is normal every planet we visit has 1Earth-G only like 2 or 3 have less but none have more.. ground maps need to have better vary of Gravity. or even Atmospheric pressures but that is getting off topic. the point is a planet have the size of earth but with the same mass ie higher density would look more populated then an earth sized planet. but yes they need alot more planet textures all the cities look like circles huge planed cities, no hapzard real colony layout or even really straight lined. very few earth cities are laid out in circles
Different atmospheres (i.e. simply different sky colors in STO - so it's no big deal, forcing you to wear an EV suit) and different gravities would definitely be pivotal for any revamp of the exploration system...
But AGAIN: For now, the most effective short-term measure or Cryptic is to have a second look at those planets which certainly have totally unfitting textures (see list above)