[REL] Daniels Random Events

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danbywinby
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[REL] Daniels Random Events

#1 Post by danbywinby » 13 Dec 2018 21:58

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This mod adds over 45 new random events (several of which have more than one variation) to appear on the roads in ETS2.

You can see some screenshots of them below:
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You can see them listed below:

No Event
1 Accident R1 (Plane)
2 Accident R2 (Burnt out trailer)
3 Accident R3 (Burnt out trailer 2)
4 Accident R4 (Two recovery + two cars)
5 Accident R5 (Tanker fire)
6 Accident M1 (Two Cars)
7 Accident M2 (Three Cars)
8 Accident M3 (Three Cars inc. Punto)
9 Accident M4 (Two Cars Recovery)
10 Accident M5 (Van and Small Fuel Truck)
11 Accident C1 (Burnt out car)
12 Accident C2 (Trailer spilt pipes)
13 Accident C3 (Trailer spilt crates)
14 Accident G1 (Car on side)
15 Accident G2 (Burnt out car)
16 Accident G3 (Burnt out trailer)
17 Accident Outside Lane
18 Accident Inside Lane
19 Accident + Amb Outside lane
20 Accident + Amb Inside lane
21 Accident Outside Lane (Rare)
22 Accident Inside Lane (Rare)
23 Accident + Amb Outside lane (Rare)
24 Accident + Amb Inside lane (Rare)
25 Recovery Inside Lane
26 Recovery Outside Lane
27 Recovery Inside Lane (NO CONES)
28 Recovery Outside Lane (NO CONES)
29 Recovery Hard Shoulder
30 Recovery Single Lane
31 Recovery Narrow
32 Breakdown Inside Lane
33 Breakdown Outside Lane
34 Breakdown Inside Lane (With Warning Triangle)
35 Breakdown Outside Lane (With warning Triangle)
36 Breakdown Narrow
37 City Accident (Block Lane)
38 City Accident (Block Lane) + Amb
39 City Accident Inner (Block Lane)
40 City Accident Inner (Block Lane) + Amb
41 City Accident Narrow
42 City Accident Narrow + Amb
43 City Roadwork
44 City Roadwork Inner
45 Accident Narrow
46 Accident Narrow + Amb

Notes:
- The 'city' events will only spwan in urban areas.
- Some of these are tweaked versions of ones originally created by SCS
that i have tweaked to improve them.
- Others are completely new ones that i have created myself.
- All of my events feature different levels of rarity depending on the event so
some events you will see more often than others.
- I have also tweaked the 'roadwork' random events on the highways to improve the cone tapers.

If you have any ideas or feedback then i would love to hear from you.
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Download - Please feel free to share to other forums/websites but please respect the authors wishes and keep the original download link
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Changes in V1.3.1 (Released: 09/05/2020):
  • Fixed missing texture file for VMS sign.
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Changes in V1.3 (Released: 08/05/2020):
  • Replaced old traffic/highways vans with new versions that include the flashing beacon lights.
  • Completely improved/remade cone tapers on highway roadworks events.
  • Created new roadworks scenes for city areas that close a lane.
  • Added accidents that half block lane to single lane roads and city areas.
  • Added recovery truck with broken down vehicle scenes to single lane roads.
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Changes in V1.2 (Released: 18/12/2019):
  • Made the cones in the cone tapers now light up in the correct order (NOTE: after testing found that there are still issues with this but these issues can also be seen in SCS's cones so don't think there is a way to completely fix this currently).
  • Increased the length of the cone tapers to make them more realistic.
  • Made the cones in the cone tapers adjust their position dynamically to reflect the curve in the road.
  • Tweaked breakdown events to have vehicle to the side of the road instead of in the middle.
  • Made broken down cars sometimes have smoke.
  • Made breakdown events sometimes have warning triangle placed before them.
  • Added VMS sign to sometimes warn the player of accidents / lane closures ahead instead of always having the van with flashing arrow.
  • Added several new events.
  • Decreased frequency of single lane events.
  • Tweaked the positioning of emergency vehicles at the events to make them look more realistic.
  • Added more people to the events.
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Original Post:

Hi All

So i have been creating some new random events based on the SCS ones but with a couple of tweaks to make them in my opinion more realistic and better.

Some of the tweaks i have made include adding vehicles on the hard shoulder before the event to give the player more warning, increasing the cone taper size and other tweaks.

Some screenshots of my events are below:
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Please feel free to share any of your thoughts on my work.
Last edited by danbywinby on 10 May 2020 11:14, edited 9 times in total.
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Re: [WIP] Daniels Random Events

#2 Post by Mahonski » 13 Dec 2018 22:15

It looks fairly good! :)

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Re: [WIP] Daniels Random Events

#3 Post by bumbumek » 14 Dec 2018 10:46

Sounds and looks great! :-)

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Re: [WIP] Daniels Random Events

#4 Post by Grimples » 14 Dec 2018 11:03

Great! Will this work on game version 1.31.

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Re: [WIP] Daniels Random Events

#5 Post by jspence73 » 14 Dec 2018 12:16

Looks nice But how will the merging go with the Ai on the hard shoulder?
Enjoying ATS Trucking along C2C map and CanaDream With RicksATS mod since C2C v1.2

Been Beta Testing C2C since V2.2

Played C2C Before the ATS v1.5 Rescale came out

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Re: [WIP] Daniels Random Events

#6 Post by danbywinby » 14 Dec 2018 15:37

Thanks for the kind words guys. They really do mean a lot.

This is on the very latest ETS2 version.

Also there is no AI on the hard shoulder.
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Re: [WIP] Daniels Random Events

#7 Post by schwedentrucker_09 » 14 Dec 2018 15:49

Looks really good and realistic! :)

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Re: [WIP] Daniels Random Events

#8 Post by ubiqu » 20 Dec 2018 21:12

This looks great! I'm looking forward to it. I haven't seen any other random events mod yet :(

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Re: [WIP] Daniels Random Events

#9 Post by Grimples » 20 Jan 2019 13:38

Is this going to be released?

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Re: [WIP] Daniels Random Events

#10 Post by danbywinby » 20 Jan 2019 14:06

Eventually I hope to release it. Firstly though I need to fix a few issues that I have come across with this. For example on the curves the cones aren't going with the curve but staying in a straight line.
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