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CalinXL
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Problem with custom skin

Post by CalinXL » 04 Jul 2018, 20:28

Hello folks,
I recently started playing TM again. I tried to make a custom skin on the base TM2 Stadium car but for some reason the paint is very shiny in the game and you can barely notice the different colors. I used Photoshop with the Nvidia plugin and saved it in DXT5, specifcally with the following settings:
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Can someone please tell me what I'm doing wrong? Thanks
Ryzen 7 1800X, 32GB Corsair Dominator Platinum, SLI GTX 1080 FE, Gigabyte AX370 Gaming 5, Dual custom loops.

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Re: Problem with custom skin

Post by Demented » 05 Jul 2018, 15:17

You may have already thought of this but...
Kinda sounds like the alpha channel might be all white?
Did you create or change the alpha channel for the DDS?
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Re: Problem with custom skin

Post by CalinXL » 05 Jul 2018, 16:37

@Demented Yup, that was it! Thanks.
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Re: Problem with custom skin

Post by Demented » 06 Jul 2018, 14:27

Anytime. :thumbsup:
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