This package contains a set of upgraded models for The Babylon Project. The contents are designed to be 100% backwards compatible, should you find a case where this models break an existing mission, please report it here.Requirements:
A working installation of TBP3.4b with fs2_open 3.6.9 exe is required.
package and fs2_open 3.7.0
Create a new folder in your main TBP folder, e.g. "C:\Games\The Babylon Project\HTLpackage" and extract the contents of the zip file into that folder.
Start the launcher and go to the "MOD" tab and select the "HTLpackage" (or whatever you called it) folder, click "Apply" and you're ready to run.
To combine this package with the Zathras package, do the same as mentioned above, but add the Zathras folder to the secondary modlist in the "mod.ini" file located in the HTLpackage folder, like so "secondarylist = zathras;".
Note that for multiplayer you should disable the HTL package, since it's not validated contentRevision history:
22.08.2010: Initial release
28.08.2010: Fixed submodel properties, added cache files for the container.
27.07.2011: Added EA 109 Zephyr, EA Venom 1 and EA Venom 2
31.03.2014: Added EA Omega, including all nameplate versions from TBP3.4b and ZathrasContents:
EA Freighter Type I
EA Freighter Type II
EA 109 Zephyr
EA Venom Type 1 and Type 2 missiles (including external models with pylons)
EA Omega destroyer (includes nameplates for all named ships in TBP3.4b and current Zathras)--- DOWNLOAD HERE ---
A template file (PSD format) for creating your own Omega nameplates can be downloaded here
. Instructions are included.
Note: Since this is not an official TBP add-on but my private little mod, you should post here in this thread if you encounter problems with it and not spam the main board. I intend to keep this first post updated when more content is added.
Also, if some able modeler/texture artist would like to do his part in upgrading TBP assets, PM me.