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Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim - Glowing Ore Veins 300 Mod v2.00

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Title:
Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim - Glowing Ore Veins 300 Mod v2.00
Author:
Baratan
Created:
11/16/2011
Updated:
12/14/2011
Downloads:
 
Also known as:
Skyrim, Elder Scrolls V: Sky Rim, Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim
User Rating

/5.0

Description: Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim - Glowing Ore Veins 300 Mod v2.00

This mod serves to make the game's ore veins much more visible, especially in darker environments. It accploshes this by adding glow maps to each of the individual ore vein textures. This gives them a subtle glow that appears brighter as the ambient lighting become darker.

Without the mod, ore veins are very difficult to see and really don't stand out much against the rocks around them. More information on how to install this mod below.


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The Elder Scrolls V
Skyrim

Glowing Ore Veins 300 | 2.00

Textures By,
-Baratan

Special Thanks to,
-Bethsoft Game Studio
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Installation instructions
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1- Extract the archive to your "Skyrim/Data" folder.

2- Launch Skyrim

If you are updating from an older version, and not using the Nexus mod manager.
-Browse to your Skyrim/Data/Textures folder and delete the cubemaps folder.

If you are updating from an older version, and you are using the Nexus mod manager.
-Make sure you uninstall the previous versions of this mod.
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Mod Description
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This mod serves to make the game's ore veins much more visible,
especially in darker environments. It accomplishes this by
replacing the cubemap textures used by ore veins. This gives
them a glow that appears brighter as the ambient lighting
becomes darker.
Without the mod, ore veins are very difficult to see and really
don't stand out much against the rocks around them.
The new version changes the meshes to use new cubemaps instead of
modifying the game's original cubemaps. So the ore veins are the
only things affected by this mod.
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Version History
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2.00
-Rebuilt the mod form the ground up.
-Meshes point to new cubemaps so the original cubemaps are untouched.
-This mod no longer affects the textures of non-vein objects.

1.30
-Redid Ebony Ore to be more visible.

1.20
-Redid the Iron texture. Is no longer purple. Is now a color closer to oxidized Iron. Reddish-brown.

1.10
-Created new Textures for Iron, Corundum, Orichalcum, Moonstone and Malachite for greatly increased visibility at the cost of realism. Version 1.00 will remain available for those who do not like the color changes.

1.00
-Initial Release
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Contact Info
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Questions/Comments and fellow modders welcome to contact me at
ByblosHex At Gmail.com
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Agreement
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By downloading and installing this plug-in you agree to the following.
1) You will not sell any of the contents of this archive or the archive as a whole.
2) You will not share or otherwise redistribute any of the archive's contents or the archive as a whole without permission form the author.
3) You will read the Readme.
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Downloads & Extras
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Download my Oblivion mods here:
http://www.tesnexus.com/modules/members/index.php?id=34843
Download my Skyrim mods here:
http://www.skyrimnexus.com/modules/members/index.php?id=34843

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