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  1. Galaxies Unbound: A Stellar Odyssey™ Galaxies Unbound: A Stellar Odyssey™, is the successor of Galaxies Unbound: Nova Kirbani™ and the infamous Kerbal Star Systems™ (KSS). Expanding the kerbal universe with 100 unique high quality exo-worlds for you to explore. Discover the vastness of one of the biggest (modular) handcrafted mods KSP has ever known. For those that want to visit the planets without the hassle of an interstellar trip, there is also Galaxies Unbound: HomeSwitch™ mode. This feature of Galaxies Unbound allows you to switch the stock system for one of the interstellar systems with a habitable world (each one with its own challenges). GALAXIES UNBOUND: MULTIPLAYER Compatibility Galaxies Unbound is compatible with: (!!Asking for compatibility with mod x will be ignored!!) Galaxies Unbound is not compatible with: Featuring Galaxies Unbound™ - KSP: STOCK Interstellar Mission to Cer Turi [Galaxies Unbound] by Heliocentric - Manned Interstellar Mission to Thythe by Temitelko44 - GU Unofficial Cinematic Trailer by Shbibe - Galaxies Unbound: Visiting every planet! (Nova Kirbani A) by ballisticfox - Interstellar MIssion to Rhan, with Galaxies unbound by Blacksun8489 - Michael Peters Bugs and Questions Bugs might have been fixed by now but here's a list of bugs encountered while testing. - Zooming in trackingstation causes crafts to overheat and explode. (known bug - kopernicus) - FPS drop, reports of FPS drops are a general issue in 1.10 - 1.11 modded games. (under investigation) - Crafts on surface load in air (should be fixed) - Solarpanels pointing at wrong star (should be fixed) - Parts clip into terrain (known bug - kopernicus) For questions, feel free to post here or ask me on Discord. If you want to report a possible bug, please provide evidence (screenshot or (link to) logs). Keep in mind this mod is still growing, much more will be added and fixed. Requests, ignorant and hatefull behaviour will be ignored or reported. Special thx to @[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected] [email protected][email protected] [email protected] @Shbibe @light - (list incomplete) Galactic Neighborhood™ and OPM™, the one and the only truely original mods that inspired me to make Galaxies Unbound™. - This mod is licensed by Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) If for any reason, I am no longer active on this forum, I request that this mod and its content shall remain untouched and dies in silence.
  2. Outer Planets Mod v2.2.9 This version of Outer Planets Mod has been built to work for KSP version 1.3.1 - 1.11.*. About The Outer Planets Mod is a mod that expands the outer edges of the Kerbol system to create something akin to the real Solar System's. It adds Kerbalized versions of Saturn, Uranus, Neptune and Pluto as well as several of these planets' moons. These faraway planets provide a challenge rarely encountered in Kerbal Space Program; you'll have to figure out new transfer windows, manage your power supply differently, provide your spacecraft with more Delta-V and be ready to travel years or even decades. This mod is being developed and maintain by a group of collaborators, alongside and following the initial development of the mod creator, CaptRobau. Features Explore 15 new highly detailed planets and moons, all in a stock-a-like artstyle. Discover never before seen worlds, such as a sub-satellite, Trojan moon or a set of binary bodies. Collect science in over 140 biomes, with almost a thousand unique science blurbs. Custom terrain textures and improved ground scatter has made planets and moons never look so good up close. A full set of KSPedia entries for OPM's various bodies helps you to navigate the far reaches of the Kerbol system. Includes a Level 4 Tracking Station upgrade (requires CustomBarnKit) to boost your communication range out to the furthest reaches of the system without requiring additional modded antennas. Extensive third-party mod integration means you can play OPM with a whole range of other mods. Download You can either manually download and install Outer Planets Mod via the button and installation instructions below or by installing it automatically via CKAN (first-party support of CKAN is provided and new releases should automatically be indexed by CKAN in due course). Installation Instructions Extract the GameData folder found in the downloadable .zip directly into your Kerbal Space Program install directory. If located correctly, the OPM and CTTP directories should be found at: \Kerbal Space Program\GameData\OPM & \Kerbal Space Program\GameData\CTTP Dependencies The following KSP mods must be installed prior to using Outer Planets Mod (ensure you install the correct version of the dependencies for your version of KSP): Kopernicus (depending on KSP version) Module Manager Community Terrain Texture Pack - bundled within OPM Supported Mods Custom Barn Kit Community Resource Pack Distant Object Enhancement PlanetShine Research Bodies Visual Mods By default, Outer Planets Mods does not come with any included visual pack to support EVE or Scatterer. There are a few mods that add these atmospheric visual enhancements to OPM as follows: Stock Visual Enhancements - Retextures the Gas Giants and adds atmospheric scatter and cloud support to all atmospheric bodies. Does not apply effects if Pood's OPM-VO is installed also. Pood's Outer Planets Mod - Visual Overhaul - Retextures the Gas Giants and adds atmospheric scatter and cloud support to all atmospheric bodies. Not been updated in a while so your mileage may vary. Screenshots The scale of the OPM system compared to the orbit of Jool: Size comparison of Outer Planets and their moons: Sarnus overview: Urlum overview: Neidon overview: Plock overview: Changelog Please expand the 'spoiler' box below to view all changelog details: Credits Please expand the 'spoiler' box below to view the accreditations for Outer Planets Mod: Previous Threads Original thread by CaptRobau: https://forum.kerbalspaceprogram.com/index.php?/topic/93999-121-outer-planets-mod-21-active-development-has-moved-see-first-post-for-new-thread/ Continuation thread by Galileo: https://forum.kerbalspaceprogram.com/index.php?/topic/165854-ksp-15-outer-planets-mod221-25-april-2018/ License Outer Planets Mod is being maintained by a collaborative group. The mod is still licensed under the original Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International license.
  3. Tilt'Em Adds planetary axial tilt for KSP planets Licence: MIT (don't even ask me for permission to fork it ) Download link Installation instructions Source code I always wanted to have planetary axial tilt with the default planets but I've always read that it was impossible to do it on unity. Principia managed to do it, but you have to use it's cool but complex n-body physics. This mod adds axial tilt to the default planets and keeps the default KSP 2-body physics. Follow the installation instructions to check how to install it and how to edit the planet tilts for each individual planet
  4. Beyond Home Beyond Home (BH) is the final chapter in the story of Kerbalkind. It can be played independently of Before Kerbin and After Kerbin. Billions of years after Kerbol exploded, a few colony vessels survived and found a new system to inhabit. The Tempus System. The Tempus System is a binary star system, slightly larger than the Kerbol System. The two stars Destiny and Fate orbit each other, almost like a slow dance. These stars are the heart of this expansive system. The Kerbals have begun the colonization of two celestial bodies: Rhode, the home planet, and its moon Lua. Rhode's gravity is slightly less than Kerbin's. Its atmosphere is slightly thinner. It's a lot more modest than what the Kerbals were used to billions of years ago, however it is still a beauty to marvel at. Your task is to explore the Tempus System and uncover its secrets. Beyond Home is a planet mod for Kerbal Space Program that raises the bar by achieving many things once thought impossible. Each planet has custom surface features that the player can explore. These can range from simple rocks to vast structures and crashed starships. Each planet has had at least a week (or more) of time dedicated to making it perfect for the player to explore. Beyond Home may sound easy, but leaving the home planet is no longer the challenge. The journey is what counts - especially what lies at the end of it. Your focus will not be learning how to fly, it will be putting those skills to the test in wild, unique environments never seen before. See the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K9llIkFVXAE Trailers There are a number of trailers for Beyond Home. Here is the main trailer and a few popular ones, including upcoming features: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K9llIkFVXAE - The main trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zm6vzBzuGGU - Gas giant overhaul https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jRoTx2NC9Jc - Mining base https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h3_hijMmj04 - Cities https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y5PSsIbgoBs - The original trailer I also have my own career mode series where I play the planet pack as a player myself: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLKfbvijUql4RUpLsJLJ-Zdenn6ArbOPik World-Firsts Beyond Home is the first planet mod to feature a fully functional binary star system at its core. Not only this, but entire structures can be procedurally generated on each planet - yes, you can land on those floating islands. Beyond Home comes with its own visual suite, meaning you can finally bring out the most performance you possibly can with one of the most optimized planet mods in the community. As well as this, Beyond Home offers the ability to collect bonus science rewards from various biomes across every planet - you will know where the challenge lies. There is even the option for you to launch from the moon of the home planet to aid with the system expansion and exploration. This planet pack is entirely about exploration and discovering vast, dynamic worlds that actually feel alive. Structures that indicate that an alien race has been here before you exist. The lore is extremely extensive. And yes, there are easter eggs! Compatibility Beyond Home is compatible with (or provides support for) the following mods: Environmental Visual Enhancements Scatterer Rescale (The recommended rescale factor is 2.5 or 3.7) Distant Object Enhancement Kopernicus Expansion Sigma Replacements: Skybox Kerbal Konstructs Astrogator (Use for transfer windows!) KS3P Principia - Download the patch for Beyond Home here: https://pastebin.com/m2QAyA7S Beyond Home is not compatible with: External visual mods (SVE, AVP, SVT...) External planet mods (JNSQ, GPP, GPO...) Scale Beyond Home is built at the stock scale. Each planet has been hand crafted for use within Kerbal Space Program. Beyond Home avoids all of the pitfalls that the stock planet has and sustains incredible detail even at the stock scale. There is also support for Sigma Dimensions configurations, where the recommended rescale factor is 2.5x or 3.7x for a challenge. You can download Sigma Dimensions here: https://github.com/Sigma88/Sigma-Dimensions/releases Installation Please navigate to the following pages to download and install the version of each dependency for your KSP version: Required To Function Beyond Home - https://github.com/Gameslinx/BeyondHomePlanetMod/releases Parallax - https://github.com/Gameslinx/Tessellation/releases/tag/1.0.1 - DOWNLOAD PARALLAX 1.0.1, NOT THE LATEST VERSION Kopernicus (CHOOSE ONE): FOR 1.10.1 - https://github.com/prestja/Kopernicus/releases Upon starting the game YOU MUST go to settings and enable terrain scatters and turn the density up to 100% for key features of the mod to work! Recommended Environmental Visual Enhancements (Clouds) - https://github.com/WazWaz/EnvironmentalVisualEnhancements/releases Scatterer (Atmospheres) - https://github.com/LGhassen/Scatterer/releases Sigma Replacements (Skybox) - https://github.com/Sigma88/Sigma-Replacements/releases/tag/B_v0.5.0 Hardware Requirements Beyond Home is an incredibly well optimized mod that almost anyone will be able to run, but there are some bare minimum requirements that your system must meet for an enjoyable experience: 6GB RAM (System memory) 1-2GB VRAM (Graphics memory) Delta-V Maps With the amazing help of @JadeOfMaar, the Beyond Home Delta V map is finally here! You can download it in both light and dark modes at incredible resolutions and finally know just how much fuel you're spending Donations I have developed Beyond Home almost completely by myself, keeping outsourcing to an absolute minimum. As of writing this forum page, I have worked on Beyond Home almost every day for just over a year. In 2020 I will not have as much time to develop the mod because I will be in university. Donations are by no means asked for, but are greatly appreciated. Thank you for downloading the mod or if you're a long time supporter, thank you for sticking with it throughout its development Support If think you have encountered a bug you will only get support if you submit screenshots or your KSP log file. Without evidence or logs, I will not help you. Licensing Beyond Home is licensed under All Rights Reserved. This means: You cannot redistribute my work You cannot use my work in another project You cannot create derivatives of my work I reserve all the rights to my work If you would like to derive my work or use my assets elsewhere you must contact me directly requesting permission to do so.
  5. Klaniakea Supercluster A wacky mod unfitting of the time and setting of the original intent. Coming sometime. Dunno when. The Overview: Klaniakea Supercluster is a mod similar to that of Galaxies Unbound, adding multiple stellar bodies and planets for you to explore. Originally planned to fit the time and setting and lore of Homeworld, creative freedoms have taken over really and it's just a wacky-enjoy itself mod. This mod is currently in early development, and I will take suggestions/feedback. Compatibility (Not so important yet, mod isn't out yet.) Incompatibility Screenshots: https://imgur.com/a/HYZcvaK (Check back occasionally, I will be updating this! Also also, stuff is heavy WIP so it might not be great as of now, please be nice lol) Credits/Thanks @Caps Lock Sunflare used, sorry for the 2nd ping lol The Kopernicus Discord Server - Being a great help to me. I can't list all the names individually, but thanks y'all. @TheOrios Making the logo @Weak Player 3D Modelling @R-T-B Maintaining Kopernicus @TheProtagonists Aurora textures, and (some) EVE textures specifically from the The World Beyond, going to be added in the full release of this mod. (The license has shifted to allow usage of assets.) @RJVB09 Lightcurve Calculator @OhioBobAtmosphere calculator @Bendy SnowballConceptualizing, art. Discord (Updates can be found here!) https://discord.gg/4RMpK5jN5P License: CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0 Roadmap (still being updated): https://docs.google.com/document/d/1l3_087MdZ6YWFefKqZuda4Fw8VaUYv1PR-i4fVag6T4/edit?usp=sharing Downloads: Soon Alpha testing is open, fill this form out for testing/suggestions. Suggestions posted incorrectly (forum page) will likely be ignored. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1ZizGYwUeGOHp_fqlCoWfjZShmmm-UevzWJue-tys2tY/edit
  6. _____________________ Kerbol Origins _____________________ Welcome to Kerbol Origins, a mod that aims to recreate all the SQUAD planet ideas that never got implemented, like the Gas Planet Two (GP2), Gas Planet Three (that is actually a giant rocky planet) and many more. The mod has been fine-tuned to be as stockalike as possible and we made sure that it fills most of the gaps the stock Kerbol system has. Many of the celestial bodies added by this pack are proceduraly generated, which means that they have a lower memory footprint, but others use heightmaps and while they are not entirely procedural, they offer much more detail than the procedural ones. _____________________ Pictures _____________________ ( https://imgur.com/gallery/vKGxl7c _______________________ Recommended mods _____________________ - by Amarius1 - by Nils277 - by Valerian _______________________ Lets meet the new planets! _____________________ Faz: Harvest: Rega: Sarvin Keelon: Corolet: __________________________________ The team! ________________________________ @amarius1 - Original Owner & Lead Developer @Mythical Donuts - Developer @zherdev - Developer @Nils277 - Part Creator @Olympic1 - Career Compatibility & Tweaks @The White Guardian - Career Compatibility, EVE Clouds & Tweaks @smokytehbear - FF Ribbons @Eriksonn - Principia Compatibility And more! __________________________________ Thank you ________________________________ Thomas - For developing and mantaining Kopernicus. KillAshley - For teachingt of the aspects of planet creation. CaptRobau - For teaching me the basics long before Kopernicus could even load PQS mods. Olympic1 - For being a good friend and collaborating with me in all of my projects. Sigma88 - For giving me advice and giving everyone over #Kopernicus a good laugh. ___________________________________ Installation ________________________________ Download the mod files from any of the buttons at the top of the page Download the Kopernicus dependency from GitHub Merge downloaded GameData folder from both mods with yours ??? PROFIT! !WARNING: When installing new versions of the mod, NEVER merge the new version's files with older versions, but instead, delete the old ones, before. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ Known Bugs: ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ To do:
  7. Hi, i'm making a planet mod called Endless Expanse. It's by no means done but i think it's already presentable. I'll probably have a development thingy out eventually first i just kinda wanna get the word out. So here's the planetary line up i have right now, it may change in the future. expect full development thread soon.
  8. Kcalbeloh System Celestial bodies added at present: Screen shots: Dependencies: 1. Kopernicus 2. Kopernicus Expansion 3. Singularity Recommended Mods: 1. Environmental Visual Enhancements (Strongly Recommended) 2. Scatterer (Strongly Recommended) 3. Visual mods for stock system. Such as AVP, Spectra, etc. Download: Not available yet. Development Plan: (sorted by priority) Change Log: License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 Any discussion and suggestions is welcomed!
  9. Planet Texturing Guide Repository This thread will aim to deliver a range of guides and tutorials to cater for those who wish to create planetary textures using a variety of methods, software and mod plugins. Please feel free to contribute any material you think would be suitable to list within this archive and I will endeavor to keep it up to date. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Celestial Body Creation Theory World Generation - by Tyge Sjöstrand Atmosphere Calculators - by OhioBob ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Map Making Making Maps Using Photoshop (... and a little Wilbur) - by Jeremy Elford: Turning your hand drawn sketch into a detailed alpha map A Basic Alpha Map Aged, Parchment with a creation method for mountain ranges, trees and trails. One of many options to colour your map 4 ways to give your map a relief using height maps - using Wilbur for one of them. The Genesis of Israh: A Tutorial (Amazing tutorial using Photoshop, Wilbur & Fractal Terrains) - hosted on Wayback Machine Eriond: A Tutorial for GIMP & Wilbur - by Arsheesh Creating Mountains and Other Terrains in Photoshop - by Pasis Realistic Mountains with Photoshop and Wilbur - by Miguel Bartelsman Mountain Techniques using Wilbur and GIMP - by Torq Simply Making Mountains in GIMP & Wilbur - by Ludgarthewarwolf Making Mountains for the Artistically Challenged - by Unknown Painting Heightmaps for Satellite Style Maps - by Theleast Quick Guide for Bumpmaps in Photoshop (Combining Colour and Normals for presentations) - by Pasis Saderan (Creating Land/Ocean maps in Photoshop) - by Tear Realistic Coastlines in Photoshop/GIMP - by Old Guy Gaming Terrain in Photoshop, Layer by Layer- by Daniel Huffman Procedural Planet Textures using Adobe After Effects - by Poodmund How to Make Prodedural Gas Giant Textures using Gaseous Giganticus on Windows 10 - by Poodmund How To Make Gas Giant Textures for Kerbal Space Program Mods - by GregroxMun Gas Giant Texturing Tutorial - by Galileo How to Horizontally Wrap/Create Horizontally Tile-able Textures - by Poodmund Removing Polar Pinching/Distortion from your Planet Map textures - by Poodmund ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Software Tutorials Wilbur: Filling basins and incise flow to make eroded terrain Wilbur: Using the tessellation tool Wilbur: Rivers Wilbur: Going from a sea mask to a terrain Wilbur: Rivers and lakes Wilbur: Islands Wilbur: How to generate realistic(ish) terrain below Sea Level Fractal Terrains Tutorials - by Old Guy Gaming ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ KSP Plugin Tutorials Setting Up EVE Cube Maps - by Poodmund Axially Tilted EVE Textures (Cyclones/Auroras) - by Poodmund PQS Mod:VoronoiCraters Guide - by OhioBob ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Software Links NASA's GISS: G.Projector - Global Map Projector Wilbur - Free, extremely powerful noise based terrain generation Fractal Terrains - Noise based terrain generation and colouring, based on Wilbur, License required Libnoise Designer - Procedural Noise Generation tool using Libnoise library. Executable file located in \Bin\LibnoiseDesigner.exe GIMP - Free image manipulation software Paint.net - Free image manipulation software ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Please contribute to the above and I will list it in an appropriate section if suitable.
  10. Oh hai. This is a basic planet pack so far that adds a Near-Kerbin binary asteroid, Onor-Yuppo. They're basically asteroids that orbit near Kerbin, but Kerbin is on its way to catch up to them somehow. They're potentially hazardous, especially if Principia were to get involved. Onor's about 10 km big and has a giant red X on it. Yuppo is only 2 km big and is small enough to probably be deorbited with enough thrusting power. And so far, that's about it. I'll make more, but so far this is my first planet pack. Hopefully it will be better soon. Requirements: Kopernicus ModuleManager A good computer Known bugs: Onor PQS is incomplete After leaving Onor's SOI and time-warping, planets go off-rails To do: Add Pallas-Psyche-Vesta analog rich in metals Add science definitions and biome maps D-Magic and Distant Object Enhancement compatibility Fix those little dunce hats on Onor and Yuppo's height maps If you want to help alpha-test this, the link is here: Google Drive.
  11. This mod turns the Kerbol system into a more realistic representation of the Real Solar System. Moho has a new texture, Gilly is moved, and there are more outer planets? Also it's all inclined? That's just part of this mod. Download license = CC-BY-SA
  12. Technology has brought the kerbals far, but has not brought them a new home. Instead, it has destroyed their home, and forced all kerbals to move onto a singular habitation ring. After thoroughly looking through old data, they reluctantly chose Dominion, a dead planet in a dead star system, to be their new settlement. Upon landing it was immediately noted that the atmospheric oxygen levels were perfect for Kerbal life. Dominion reached a population higher than Kerbin's and every previous colony combined. It was a golden age for kerbals, but all good things must come to an end, and unfortunately death is a repeating trend in this strange system. What is Trilogy? System concept art (Original concept map only) Planets: Credits: @Caps Lock - Helped with configs and taught me almost everything I know @WarriorSabe - Helped with ring texturing and config nodes @DeltaDizzy - Helped with minor changes (atmosphereFromGround) @Hpl - Helped with a number of minor changes and fixes @RJVB09 - Shared PQS mods to the Kopernicus server for me to use @Maple Kerman - Helped with a number of minor changes and fixes @Livaco - Helped with config reformatting and a number of minor changes and fixes (Seriously, Livaco if you're reading this you are an actual god) @BobTheKerbal - Gaseous Giganticus retextures and cloud textures Other people in the Kopernicus server helped too! Discord for development updates: https://discord.gg/Q6bpBARpXp This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 4.0 International License (CC BY-NC 4.0)
  13. My greatest creation to date. Welcome to Flamed Out. What is Flamed Out? What planets does this add? Screenshots Future plans Known bugs REQUIRES: Kopernicus: KopernicusExpansion: EVE (WORK IN PROGRESS, MAY BE BUGGY FOR RELEASE 1.0): Singularity: This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.
  14. Salus: A J1407b Analogue [1.11] What does this mod add? Salus: A large gas giant out past Jool with the largest rings Kerbals have ever seen. It is thought that a close encounter with a rogue planet gave its orbit its inclination, as well as its current ring system. Visit soon, they're not expected to last for much longer. They've already begun collapsing into moons. Dauble: An icy world harboring a subsurface ocean, with plumes spraying out world-wide. Dauble is nested inside Salus's rings, providing quite the skyline. Dulus: A small moon orbiting rather close to Dauble. This flattened moon is collecting material from Salus's rings across its equator forming a massive equatorial ridge. Don't slip! Duran: A captured asteroid that orbits far from Salus, well past its rings. It's inclined orbit gives the best possible view of Salus. Be sure to bring your camera! Pictures Download Dependencies: Kopernicus https://spacedock.info/mod/2250/Salus - A J1407b Analogue All Rights Reserved
  15. Just a thread I thought this forum needed. Is Pluto still a planet? Kindly and respectfully share your thoughts about Pluto. I think @Pluto_Is_A_Planet might want to join in. (Sorry for "pinging" random users, but it's sort of for a reason)
  16. Remember how creating fake mods was a thing back then? Now it's time to make even more fake KSP stuff! This time, it's fake celestial bodies, rocket/spaceplane parts, and manufacturers. Btw, you can do either or both, it's up to you. My examples: Fake Celestial Body - Gerris: A planet slightly larger than Kerbin but smaller than Eve, it has green oceans, a green atmosphere, and yellowish brown land. It has aliens living on its surface. Orbits between Kerbin and Duna. Fake Part - The AEM-293 Solid Rocket Booster: A SRB that was created because we always need more boosters. Manufactured by Boosterz Co. Fake Manufacturer - Boosterz Co: A solid rocket booster manufacturer. Nuff said. Have fun making whatever your heart desires!
  17. The year is 9302. The Mun has been impacted by a huge asteroid and Kerbin is flooded. Begin on an evolved Kerbin. Its continents have moved, its mountains and topography vary drastically. Set many millenia after the Kerbals first took to space, the general culture of former 'Kerbin' has changed drastically. Because of this change, the planet is significantly different - it's known as Gaia and all interplanetary voyages are strictly forbidden by the global government - You must convince them to fly once more. The entire planetary system has overcome a drastic change. A near miss with another star has caused many planets and moons to be captured by Kerbol. Your adventure awaits; take to the stars once more and prove that the eagerly awaiting space-faring Kerbals still have a future. This mod adds more planets and moons to land on whilst keeping the stock feel to the game. I have revisited the entire Kerbin system and added a bit more variation to the different planets and moons, making you feel the joy of exploring them once again. DOWNLOAD FOR KSP 1.4.3 If you feel as if you enjoy the mod thoroughly, feel free, but not inclined to, leave a small donation in return. Thanks DISCORD: https://discord.gg/XmVp23s Installation Instructions: Gameslinx's Planet Overhaul is a planet mod for Kerbal Space Program. This mod is licenced under CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0. Proceed with the following install instructions: Download Kopernicus - https://github.com/Kopernicus/Kopernicus/releases/ Download CTTP - https://github.com/Galileo88/Community-Terrain-Texture-Pack/releases/ Download EVE - https://github.com/WazWaz/EnvironmentalVisualEnhancements/releases/ Download Scatterer - https://github.com/LGhassen/Scatterer/releases/ Download SigmaReplacements https://github.com/Sigma88/Sigma-Replacements/releases/ Download INSTANTIATOR - https://spacedock.info/mod/1624/INSTANTIATOR/ You MUST remove "ExampleConfig.cfg" from the Instantiator folder or it will not work Download GPO - https://github.com/Gameslinx/Gameslinx-Planet-Overhaul/releases Install ALL of those mods correctly - this should be as simple as dragging the correct folder to GameData unless stated otherwise. After that, launch the game in 64 bit. The above photograpah is not ingame imagery
  18. I've been working on a planet pack for quite some time now. I've made many planet textures by stitching together images from Google and Wilbur, but I can't figure out why they don't look as good as some other planet packs. For comparison, here's an image of a planet from my planet pack Precursors.... (Sorry about the lighting...it's much brighter in-game). And here's a picture of one [email protected]'s planets.... From a purely surface-based standpoint (subtracting EVE and Scatterer), Gameslinx's planet seems much more detailed and much larger when compared to my planet. Maybe it's just me, but is there something I'm missing that would improve the level of detail in my planet textures (aside from EVE and Scatterer)? Should I use higher-res pictures when making my textures, or...? Any suggestions are highly appreciated!
  19. Kerbal Mythology I've always thought about how the Kerbals see deities and other religious/mythological figures, and there isn't really much to go by in the game other than Moho and Bop. I took it upon myself to make a chart of mythological figures that I think the Kerbals may have worshipped. (In a way, this is a continuation of this forum thread). This is by no means a "standard" for Kerbal mythology, as I don't really expect most people to care too much about it anyway, meaning that these names and definitions are open. However, I did think it would be cool to share my ideas in this forum post, so keep reading if you'd like to know what I came up with. You are free to use this "model" of Kerbal Mythology for anything you want, these are just cool ideas I have (e.g., naming your ships, your missions, Kopernicus planets, etc.). I decided to model the deities after Greek and Roman mythologicial figures (unoriginal, I know). Similar to our own solar system, I made sure that the names of the figures coincided with the celestial bodies in Kerbal Space Program that had real-world counterparts. Obviously, stock KSP has a reduced solar system, so I wouldn't be able to do it with names made only by Squad. I decided to use the names of celestial bodies found in OPM and MPE, two high-quality mods that add "kerbalized" equivalents of real-world celestial bodies into the game. The celestial bodies that these two mods add counterparts for are named after Greek and Roman gods, so I was able to match up each god with the "Kerbal" version of their name. Even after doing so, there were still a number of Greek and Roman gods that didn't have Kerbal counterparts, so I made my own names that try to maintain the same style. I ended up adding one additional god that wasn't present in any of these mods or ideas, which was Alternis, the god of change and difference, from Alternis Kerbol Rekerjiggered. I also added the Kraken. One last thing; several of the deities have purposes or roles different from their Greek and Roman counterparts do. This is because I wanted their roles to make sense in the in-game universe. Legend: Green = Names made by Squad, found in the stock game. Red = Names found in Outer Planets Mod. (Credits to @CaptRobau) Purple = Names found in Minor Planets Expansion. (Credits to @Exo's Lab) Black = Names made by me. Credits to @NovaSiliskofor "Alternis". Name Greek/Roman Equivalent Role Kebus Phoebus Apollo God of reparation and solar power Moho Hermes/Mercury God of voyages, lava, and fire Eve Aphrodite/Venus Goddess of passion and deceit Duna Ares/Mars God of combat and explosions Dres Demeter/Ceres Goddess of cycles and dullness Jool Zeus/Jupiter God of the clouds Sarnus Cronus/Saturn God of time warping and fate Urlum Uranus/Caelus God of atmospheres and empty space Neidon Poseidon/Neptune God of the oceans Plock Hades/Pluto God of death and currency Krova Hera/Juno Goddess of Kerbalinas and family Vant Hestia/Vesta Goddess of spacecraft Alnerva Pallas Athena/Minerva Goddess of wisdom and missions Kortana Artemis/Diana Goddess of the wilderness Vulko Hephaestus/Vulcan God of engineering and building Bakos Dionysus/Bacchus God of food and celebration Zore Psyche/Anima Goddess of the soul Edas Eros/Cupid God of obsession Ervo Eris/Discordia Goddess of confusion Alternis None/Janus God of change and difference The Kraken None God of chaos and destruction Ike Phobos/Pavor Personification of fear and panic Deke Deimos/Metus Personification of terror
  20. I am continuing the mod, again. Most of the team quit and started a new mod. I'm not bashing anyone, okay? Below is the DD post, will be updated quite a bit. I miss @SamBelanger Logo! (Made by a very good and helpful friend!) A very nice header made from a very nice friend. Hello KSP players, here is an interesting mod that adds several star systems, some of which are binary pairs. You may find it unrealistic, but what isn't so in KSP? Pictures : DoubleDouble Album Landing! Hum nice picture! Frono surface Hum very nice picture!! New adventure? SUN GLASS PLZ!! Videos : Created by @Kottabos Project(s) : Projects of DoubleDouble Legends : Projects of DoubleDouble (Not Completed) = Not yet started (Pre-Progressing) = I am not often on his (Progressing) = I am currently doing (Pre-Completed) = It's almost finished (Completed) = it's done! (Abandoned) = I have abandon (Error) = I am not able to solve it! Star(s) Systems : DoubleDouble Album Crisi System Nusse System Sytre System Fine System Trica System Kraken System Serry System Karm System Downloads : Github Spacedock Curse Dropbox Mega OneDrive GoogleDrive Source : Github Wiki : Github (In development) Depends mods : Kopernicus by @Thomas P., This mod is the core to manage stars, planets and moons. ModularFlightIntegrator by @sarbian, This mod allows multiples mods to override or insert code into various call of the stock FlightIntegrator. ModuleManager by @sarbian, This mod that allows you to write a patch file that modifies another part at the time of loading. Recommends mods : BetterTimeWarpContinued by @linuxgurugamer, This mod allows you to have a better time warp. AlcubierreWarpDrive by @RoverDude, This mod adds a real Warp Drive! KSP-AVCTimeControl by @cybutek, This mod allows you to have updates without going on the internet browser. TimeControl by @westamastaflash, This mod allows you to have a better time warp. Suggestions mods : OptionalAtmospheresRevamped by @DeltaDizzy (@SamBelanger), This mod adds atmospheres to planets and moons which don't have any! (Continue of OptionalAtmospheres!) OuterSpace by @GenesisPlayz, @ModerndayLink and @SamBelanger, This mod adds planets and moons away from Eeloo. MoonReorganizer by @Mrcarrot, This mod moves the orbits planets/moons! Compatibles (API) mods : SigmaBinary by @Sigma88, This mod will let you turn custom and/or stock bodies into binary systems. Changelogs : ... Future Release v1.3 : No information Future Beta-release v1.2.1 : No information Future Pre-release v1.2 : The third version This version adds, a new solar system, new textures, new planets/moons, apis, parts, KSPedia, Bugfix and mores! This was the time when Sam unexpectedly left, when not much development has been done. Pre-release v1.1 : The second version This version adds, a new solar system, new textures, new planets/moons, api (SigmaBinary) and much mores! Pre-release v1.0 : The first version Legends : (Pre-release) = A pre-made version (Beta-release) = An almost finished version (Release) = A version of the mod that is complete (Future Pre-release) = A pre-made version but which has not yet been released! (Future Beta-release) = An almost finished version but which has not yet been released! Sam (Future Release) = A version of the mod that is complete but which has not yet been released! Special thanks : @Kottabos Because you made a video on my mod! @Samio Because for the planet Lavao! (permission to use it!) @linuxgurugamer Because for advices and encouragements! @[email protected] Because they made a StarMods! @Sigma88 Because you help me for SigmaBinary! @cybutek Because you have allowed to put MiniAVC! @GenesisPlayz Because you helped me a lot! @Grand Ship Builder Because you helped me a lot! @NickRoss120 Because you helped me a lot! @UranianBlue Because you helped me a lot! @flekota Because you helped me a lot! Teams : @SamBelanger Original Owner @Grand Ship Builder Owner @GenesisPlayz Co-Owner @flekota Contributor @UranianBlue Contributor @Scaprod Contributor Legends : (Contributor) = A person who helps us (Co-Owner) = Second-Founder (Owner) = Founder Chats : My server! DoubleDouble Continued Donate : (Can Sam have a coffee?) Others : Official Web Site StarMods! LICENSE : README : Download the latest version of Kopernicus which can be found here Put the mods files in the GameData folder Start the game (KSP) Have fun And if you have a suggestion or find bugs or errors, contact us ([email protected] or make a private message in the forum of KSP or otherwise) Thank you very much!
  21. What is your favorite planet/moon?
  22. Gilly Plus is a mod that remakes Gilly to be blue, fixes the timewarp crap and adds craters! just in case you ever suffer from Gilly-is-boring-and-not-blue-enough-itis! https://imgur.com/gallery/PEFIMGV Pics for Clicks Download: https://spacedock.info/mod/2046/Gilly Plus Kopernicus is the only dependency Also, this does remake Gilly's surface, so any spacecraft on Gilly should be launched into a stable orbit before downloading this mod.
  23. The Vulture System The Vulture Star is a main sequence star similar but more massive to Kerbol. It holds 6 planets, all with individual backstories. The Vulture System is my first ever full Kerbal Space Program project, taking about a month to complete. Github Repo Donate Bodies The Vulture System has 6 planets and 13 moons, making for a total of 19 celestial bodies in total. Features 19 detailed bodies with their own individual stories and high amounts of care put into creation. Two gas giants with detailed moons. Hints toward life and the previous existence of it in the system. Scatterer / EVE support. DistantObject support. PlanetShine support. Installation Requirements: Kopernicus (Should also work with the Bleeding Edge however unrecommended). The Mod Itself (Download Latest Release Here) Scatterer - Not technically requied, but due to an unfixable bug with Kopernicus is extremely recommended to prevent this from appearing. You simply need to install Kopernicus (and it's dependencies) + the Vulture System into your KSP's GameData folder. Vulture should work with 1.9.1+ Recommended Mods: EVE - Adds clouds to both Palleo and Desolation. Make sure to get the stock configs (BoulderCo Folder) for this too! Planet Shine - Makes your vessels reflect the colors of the planet. DistantObject - Makes the planets visible from a distance. Interstellar Extended - Interstellar travel parts. These mods follow a similar installation process. Credits Kopernicus Discord Server - Main place I went to for help and feedback. Great community. @Caps Lock - Made Vulture's sunflare and gave a lot of feedback. Support The best way to get support regarding Vulture is to make a reply on the forum thread (where you are now), or to make an issue on the github repo. Cool Screenshots Licence Squad requires all addons be released with a licence. Vulture is licenced under Apache License 2.0. For a basic rundown you can go here.
  24. [1.8.1 - 1.11] Tilt Unlocker Version 0.4: STARS AND GAS GIANTS ONLY Something that has never been implemented in the game and that a lot of people would love to see is axial tilt for planets. This actually has been incorporated into Principia but the problem is everything around (like the N-Body calculations) that are not needed for most people who still want to have axial tilt. So I have tried to implement that axial tilt with a light Kopernicus Plugin able to edit the rotation axis of any celestial bodies without PQS. I understand that it could be felt restrictive compared to Principia but making celestial bodies rotate without ground is way easier to do than bodies with solid grounds that are trickier to implement; but isn't it better than nothing? Compatibility This mod is compatible with Scatterer and Environmental Visual Enhancements (EVE), however, the last one requires you to manually set the clouds inclination from the EVE config file. Download Last version (Github) Source code (Github) Installation The installation of the mod is as simple as a usual mod, excepted that it depends on Kopernicus: Install Kopernicus (follow the instructions on the thread) Download the last version of the mod Copy the content of the downloaded GameData/ into your KSP's GameData/ You're done ! Configuration Here is a sample of a Kopernicus configuration for your planet. You can add it to a PQS planet, but it won't apply it. Not having the mod installed won't break the configuration nor the pack nor the save; it is only visual for now. This example will edit Jool's obliquity to 48° and its right ascension to 20° @Kopernicus:AFTER[Kopernicus] { @Body[Jool] { Inclination { // Rotation of the axis on the x axis (degrees), Earth is 27.5° obliquity = 48.0 // Rotation of the axis on the y axis (degrees), more information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Right_ascension rightAscension = 20.0 } } } License This mod is under an All rights reserved copyright (Github, click to see the full license). However, anyone still has the right to: Include this mod in any other ones as long I am credited on the forum thread Edit for a personal use Update the mod and create a new thread if it is not compatible with the last game version and hasn't been updated for a year after the release of the said game version. Credits @blackrack who helped me a lot with the materials (stock rim and the Scatterer integration). @Thomas P. for helping me for years on any subject possible. Changelog 0.1: 26/04/2020 ADD - Changing the rotation axis of PQS-less bodies is possible ADD - Scatterer compatibility 0.2: 09/04/2020 ADD - Rings now automatically rotate with the body FIX - OnDemand was not loading textures 0.3: 12/09/2020 FIX - Pseudo-random axial tilt (actually depends of Kerbin's rotation) FIX - When landed on a moon of a tilted body, the tilted body went crazy (again due to Kerbin's rotation) FIX - The hidden original ScaledBody still had physics and interacted with the spacecraft causing random forces and such 0.4: 26/12/2020 FIX - The mod wasn't recognizing Kerbin if it was renamed ADD - Compatibility with the last version of Scatterer (0.0722)
  25. edited cutout licensed under Non-Commercial use, no attribution required. in co-operation with @TheSpacePotato ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hi there! Galaxies Unbound: Nova Kirbani is all about our closest stellar neighbour, Alpha Centauri. Although we don't know much about the system, a system was made based on various scientific and less scientific ideas. (no worries, Proxima b is also there) For questions or troubleshooting you'll find me and the others involved on this server: ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- DOWNLOAD -> see new page ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- About Galaxies Unbound This 'collection' will exist out of several individual mods (systems). All systems will be based on real life star systems and will contain existing discovered planets. I tried to make convincing scientific accurate-ish worlds for you to discover. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- PART 1: Currently 1 system is finished and released. UPCOMING: Adds several starsystems with their own unique planets. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Changelog https://github.com/StarCrusher96/Galaxies-Unbound/releases/tag/1.2.3 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Special thx to @TheSpacePotato, @Thomas P., @JadeOfMaar, @GregroxMun, @AR3S_TGL, @Adstri, .... ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- This mod is licensed by Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)
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