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Hi all,

I'm back. After my Silva NC build got heavier and heavier (and with me getting lost in some asset creation like this https://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=1321658963 or this https://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=1314771179 ) I left this recreation of a real town because I wanted to go back to more freedom of something more fictional. What could be better than a desert town (with lots of empty space - good for FPS) and I like the bleak and dry places anyway.

So here I started with a typical junction town - on a custom map taken from terrain.party with elevation data from around Tecopa CA - tweaked just a little bit in Wilbur.
I'm not sure how quickly I'll be able to develop this town - and if I ever will get back to Sylva. But expect some pics of this gem of the desert rather sooner than later...
 

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  • 1 hour ago, boformer said:

    That looks really cool, I'm looking forward to this! Are you also planning to make some assets for this kind of theme?

    Yes maybe small stuff. Like the shitty trailer from Kill Bill 2 or some ghost town buildings... But I always underestimate how tedious asset creation really is - kudos to you guys who are far more productive...

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  • Here's a series of the large Love's Travel Center and Truck Stop. I came back to this because of the new Freightliner Props. It's partly based on Kramer Junction in CA - a place you drive by if you can...

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  • Across the highway, in the "older" part of this settlement there is a new residential area. It reminded me of the Dougie's home in Twin Peaks The Return so it's called Rancho Rosa Estates. You know what I mean...

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