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Bullet impacts invisible beyond several hundred meters
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The impacts from fired rounds of all weapons are invisible beyond ranges as low as 200 meters. E.g. bullet splash, dust being kicked up at impact area, blood splatter on a body, etc.


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Steps To Reproduce

Fire your weapon into the distance and observe that you can't see any impact (beyond around 200m).

Additional Information

This was tested with both maximum and minimum graphical settings, both yielded the same result.

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Validations edited Additional Information. (Show Details)
Validations set Category to category:weapons.
Validations set Reproducibility to Always.
Validations set Severity to None.
Validations set Resolution to Duplicate.
Validations set Legacy ID to 105226409.May 8 2016, 6:07 PM

Yea, its in since 0.44 and kind of makes sniping or longer range engagements impossible, if you dont already have a good understanding of how far the target is away.

Pika added a subscriber: Pika.May 8 2016, 6:07 PM
Pika added a comment.May 22 2014, 12:31 PM

This is an LOD issue. The bullet impact effect just needs to get its own level of detail setting that the player can adjust.

R834 added a subscriber: R834.May 8 2016, 6:07 PM
R834 added a comment.May 22 2014, 12:51 PM


Thanks for the feedback, however this has already been reported.

Closing as duplicate of #0010980: Unable to see long range shots landing or missing

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