Realistic Rain v3.5.2 for 1.37 [Update 12 Jun 2020]

Post Reply
User avatar
Darkcaptain
Posts: 624
Joined: 12 Oct 2018 09:42
Location: Barcelona
Contact:

Realistic Rain v3.5.2 for 1.37 [Update 12 Jun 2020]

#1 Post by Darkcaptain » 21 May 2019 22:55

Image

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

I recommend read this thread carefully:

This mod will not add puddles on the road.
This mod does not modify the duration or probability of rain (game options you have for it)
This mod does not modify the fog, weather or sky textures.
You will find rains of different intensities that are controlled by the game or Weathers mods (not by this Mod)


Features

- Improved textures of raindrops from inside cabin (windshield & windows)
- Greater amount of raindrops from inside cabin (windshield & windows)
- Improved textures of rain
- Better windshield effects
- Improved water particles/spray of the wheels (Truck and AI Traffic)
- Realistic rain sounds from inside cabin & outside view
- High quality thunders sounds
- Greater variety of thunder sounds (more than 12 different thunders sounds)

Compatibility

- 1.37.x (DirectX11) - FMOD Support. Clean log
- Recommended use SFP of Drive Safely for a better experience! Place Realistic Rain above SFP in priority
- Compatible with All DLC's and it should work with Mods Maps
- Compatible with other Weathers/Graphics Mods: RGM by Frkn64, ProjectNG-USA, Season Mods by Grimes, RBW By Kass, JBX... but remember Realistic Rain need high priority.


Requeriments

- Must have high priority in Mod Manager. Realistic Rain ABOVE of Weathers/Graphics Mods, Mods Maps and Sound mods.

Image


To be fixed:

Sound level-transition of rain hitting in the cabin (Waiting for SCS Modding Wiki guides)


Changelog
v3.5.2:

- Fixed smoke effect (Chimneys, factories etc ...)
- Improved dirt/smoke particles of wheels
- Other minor adjusts (windshield effects and water particles)
- Improved some thunder sounds

Questions

This mod affect perfomance - fps?
Rain in the game is usually affected in fps. In my case, I have not noticed big differences with Mod and without mod. If you have many AI traffic modifications and Mods Maps it may be affected. You can try ;)


Credits:

Author: Darkcaptain
Thanks for support & feedback: Antoniopua, Stropher
Thanks for the help with FMOD Tool: Robinicus



Download link for 1.37.x

REALISTIC RAIN v3.5.2 for ATS 1.37 [v3.5.2 - ShareMods]


Download link for 1.36.x

REALISTIC RAIN v3.3 for 1.36 [v3.3 - ShareMods]

Optional Addons:

SOON

Please respect the original download link!


Workshop Steam (Automatic Updates) :

Download from Workshop ETS2 VERSION
Download from Workshop ATS VERSION

If you want to invite me to a beer, you can do it by Paypal thanks! ;)

Videos are from ETS 2, but there is no difference
Last edited by Darkcaptain on 10 Jul 2020 10:12, edited 85 times in total.

User avatar
Frontiersman
Posts: 1273
Joined: 21 Feb 2016 14:24
Location: Missouri USA
Contact:

Re: [ATS] Heavy Rain v2.1

#2 Post by Frontiersman » 22 May 2019 05:04

Definitely going to give this one a shot, thank you!

User avatar
Darkcaptain
Posts: 624
Joined: 12 Oct 2018 09:42
Location: Barcelona
Contact:

Re: [ATS] Heavy Rain v2.1

#3 Post by Darkcaptain » 22 May 2019 19:42

@Frontiersman: Sure, try it and tell us :)

User avatar
xDope
Posts: 1417
Joined: 14 Jan 2016 17:44
Location: New York

Re: [ATS] Heavy Rain v2.1

#4 Post by xDope » 24 May 2019 00:31

This is perfect with the new wiper speed introduced in 1.35. Thanks!
If it is stupid but it works, it isn't stupid.

User avatar
Darkcaptain
Posts: 624
Joined: 12 Oct 2018 09:42
Location: Barcelona
Contact:

Re: [ATS] Heavy Rain v2.1

#5 Post by Darkcaptain » 25 May 2019 16:43

With this Mod and version 1.35 we need that extra wiper xD

User avatar
Darkcaptain
Posts: 624
Joined: 12 Oct 2018 09:42
Location: Barcelona
Contact:

Re: [ATS] Heavy Rain v2.2 [update 20 Juny 2019]

#6 Post by Darkcaptain » 20 Jun 2019 03:32

new update, 2.2 version

User avatar
R_A_ZZ
Posts: 94
Joined: 18 Jun 2019 07:17

Re: [ATS] Heavy Rain v2.2 [update 20 Juny 2019]

#7 Post by R_A_ZZ » 24 Jun 2019 09:09

I have gone back to 2.1 as I cant hear the rain hit the cabin in 2.2 for both ATS and ETS2 and thats with the louder sounds mod. prefered the louder rain sound.

Edit - back to 2.2...I increased the volume to 0.36 and put the pitch back to 0.99.... much more realistic for me.
Last edited by R_A_ZZ on 24 Jun 2019 11:20, edited 1 time in total.

User avatar
Darkcaptain
Posts: 624
Joined: 12 Oct 2018 09:42
Location: Barcelona
Contact:

Re: [ATS] Heavy Rain v2.2 [update 20 Juny 2019]

#8 Post by Darkcaptain » 24 Jun 2019 09:14

@R_A_ZZ Did you place the mod in high priority?

Also, sometimes, the game saves something in the cache memory, and you need to add the Mod to the list, load the game, save and restart the game, try this.

User avatar
R_A_ZZ
Posts: 94
Joined: 18 Jun 2019 07:17

Re: [ATS] Heavy Rain v2.2 [update 20 Juny 2019]

#9 Post by R_A_ZZ » 24 Jun 2019 11:22

Darkcaptain wrote:
24 Jun 2019 09:14
@R_A_ZZ Did you place the mod in high priority?

Also, sometimes, the game saves something in the cache memory, and you need to add the Mod to the list, load the game, save and restart the game, try this.
loud rain was set to 0.32 pitch 0.85 in 2.2 so I raised them as I mentioned above... thanks I love this mod.

User avatar
Darkcaptain
Posts: 624
Joined: 12 Oct 2018 09:42
Location: Barcelona
Contact:

Re: [ATS] Heavy Rain v2.2 [update 20 Juny 2019]

#10 Post by Darkcaptain » 24 Jun 2019 11:41

@R_A_ZZ : Thanks for the info. I will keep it in mind for future versions, I try to find a balance so that the rain and thunders are heard correctly but do not interfere in other Mods (Sound Fixes Pack, Traffic sounds cipinho etc ...)

Post Reply

Return to “Others”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: auriga1001 and 3 guests