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    NEW! FizX physics system reveal! (Future Pinball - BAM)

     

    Is it possible? nFozzy techniques adapted for Future Pinball-BAM?

     

    What everyone thought was impossible has happened! Future Pinball is no longer bound to it's 17 year old physics! JLou and AnonTet (with contributions from ravarcade and Gimli) have used the power of ravarcade's amazing BAM to adapt nFozzy physics techniques (used in VPX)  to work in Future Pinball!

     

    What does this mean?

     

    - a complete physics change for the entire table

    - new updated dynamic physics adjusted in realtime during gameplay

    - no more FP flippers (FP flippers are GONE!)

    - no more wide flipper shots

    - fully accurate and realistic flippers (adjustable)

    - dynamic flipper coils and eos switch (no more on/off flippers)

    - micro flips, tap passes, drop catches, post passes, and other flipper tricks

    - live catch difficulty is adjustable

    - slingshots are no longer super sensitive (adjustable)

    - slingshots use new techniques for more realistic operation

    - ball has a real weight to it (no more balloon ball)

    - rubbers are all replaced, fully dynamic and adjustable

    - rubbers no longer send the ball flying everywhere

    - drop targets now have dynamic / scatter physics

    - bumpers use better models and act more realistically

    - optional higher polygon ball (8000+) for more accurate physics

    - optional higher fps settings for more accurate physics

    - more realistic physics and proper control overall

     

    It simply means that now tables can be updated to play with more realistic physics overall in ways we never thought possible on FP. You can accurately make your shots and aim more like you would on a real table.

     

    Does this mean FP can play as good as VPX nFozzy?

     

    I wouldn't go that far (VPX guys know their physics really well).... but this is a MASSIVE improvement to FP overall, and I think "everyone" will be very surprised with the result compared to what they have come to expect with FP physics. It can only get better from here.

     

    I'm VERY happy to be able to add this new physics system to my own releases. I've already seen a huge difference, and their gameplay is much better as a result.

     

    For everyone who wished that my releases were on VPX.... you may no longer feel that way very soon when all PinEvent V2 tables get updated for FizX!

     

    Coming soon!

     


    Thanks to the following for making FizX possible:

     

    - JLou and AnonTet for working hard on this for the last year. Your perseverance has paid off!
    - ravarcade for making this possible with his amazing BAM and his support
    - Gimli (the unsung FP hero) for his physics contributions and DF1 examples over the years

     

     

     

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    Congrats you all for this amazing improvement. FP will ,at least, not be frustrating anymore with some really great tables only available on FP.

    Thanks so muck for all this awesome work !

     

    Baguette Power ! 😂

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    Thank you!!!I am a long time fan of Future pinball and appreciate the hard work to keep improving. There are so many previous tables I would love to see get new releases with this new Fizx code!

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    On 8/15/2022 at 1:30 AM, mazjohn said:

    Thank you!!!I am a long time fan of Future pinball and appreciate the hard work to keep improving. There are so many previous tables I would love to see get new releases with this new Fizx code!

    Sorry to say this will never happen.

    It is self promotion for certain tables only, being his own mods.

    In all fairness, it is all up to you.

    If this is what you want you need to learn it yourself.

    I am certain there will be youtube vids to help.

    But you will also need to research Rav, Gimli, GeorgeH, Shiva and many others work to get

    close to what you want, cheers!
     

     

     

     

     

     

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    Not certain if a modded kids game of an original table is the best promo for the new spectacular Fizx release.

    Sure it plays better than the first release, but we have no real world example to compare it too?

    Look at the pretty plane....

    The floating ball issue was fixed years ago, thanks to all we both know.

    Maybe you just didn't implement it correctly or get the memo.

     

    But as I am a man of my word, I will eat humble pie.

    Not certain it was as promoted, but impressive none the less.

    Being as all modders do, we all spend more time testing than playing, but playing more as a result.

    This is a vast flipper improvement, still on the fence for the rest of the claims.

    I sincerely apologise for my behavior, I am so glad I was wrong.

    It only benefits us all,  just wished the ego's could be dialed at maybe 8, cheers!

     

     

     

     

     

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    1 hour ago, Nitronimbus said:

    Not certain if a modded kids game of an original table is the best promo

    Rude

    1 hour ago, Nitronimbus said:

    spectacular Fizx release.

    Compliment

    1 hour ago, Nitronimbus said:

    Sure it plays better than the first release, but we have no real world example to compare it too?

    Good point, but you can just compare generally

    1 hour ago, Nitronimbus said:

    Look at the pretty plane....

    Backhanded compliment?  Rude?

    1 hour ago, Nitronimbus said:

    The floating ball issue was fixed years ago, thanks to all we both know.

    Maybe you just didn't implement it correctly or get the memo.

    Implied theft of credit?  Downplaying accomplishment?  Very rude, either way

    1 hour ago, Nitronimbus said:

    But as I am a man of my word, I will eat humble pie.

    After all that?

    1 hour ago, Nitronimbus said:

    Not certain it was as promoted, but impressive none the less.

    Downplaying again

    1 hour ago, Nitronimbus said:

    This is a vast flipper improvement,

    Very true

    1 hour ago, Nitronimbus said:

    still on the fence for the rest of the claims.

    Rude again.  You can easily see by playing.

    1 hour ago, Nitronimbus said:

    I sincerely apologise for my behavior, I am so glad I was wrong.

    Apologizing for last behavior, but what about this very comment?

    1 hour ago, Nitronimbus said:

    It only benefits us all,  just wished the ego's could be dialed at maybe 8, cheers!

    Backhanded again.  Trying to get the last word.  Negates any apology or eating of humble pie.

     

    Just... Let it go, dude.  Being positive, friendly, and supportive is a lot less work.

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    Oh, missed the first comment!

    2 hours ago, Nitronimbus said:

    Sorry to say this will never happen.

    It is self promotion for certain tables only, being his own mods.

    It's literally able to be used by anyone.  It's not like he's hiding how to do it.  And why wouldn't TerryRed do his own tables first?

    2 hours ago, Nitronimbus said:

    If this is what you want you need to learn it yourself.

    Exactly, so why the shade in the first part?

    2 hours ago, Nitronimbus said:

    I am certain there will be youtube vids to help.

    Probably from TerryRed, because he wants to contribute to the hobby and FP for everyone's benefit

    2 hours ago, Nitronimbus said:

    But you will also need to research Rav, Gimli, GeorgeH, Shiva and many others work

    Absolutely, they're all incredible and have some great stuff to check ou-

    2 hours ago, Nitronimbus said:

    But you will also need to research Rav, Gimli, GeorgeH, Shiva and many others work to get

    close to what you want, cheers!

    Oh, it was to be a dick, not just promoting creators.  Of course.

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    @Wylte Thanks for the blow by blow details of how you read this.

    It dose not paint a pretty picture for me..I understand that, but this is not for you.

    It is a picture that you have just seen, so step back and take a good look.

    Then you can be objective...without bias

    Some only see a small window in life, let's hope you can step outside and see the bigger picture, cheers!

     

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    21 minutes ago, Nitronimbus said:

    @Wylte Thanks for the blow by blow details of how you read this.

    It dose not paint a pretty picture for me..I understand that, but this is not for you.

    It is a picture that you have just seen, so step back and take a good look.

    Then you can be objective...without bias

    Some only see a small window in life, let's hope you can step outside and see the bigger picture, cheers!

     

    I can't say I'm without bias, as I've corresponded directly with TerryRed and haven't done so with you (until now).  But it's a very minor bias, that I've acknowledged and can balance for.  And it doesn't matter if it's not for me - you're posting in a public forum.  Now it's for everybody.

    As to that last, I've seen your posts across three sites and multiple years.  I think I've got a good enough picture:

    You denigrate the work of others, question their contributions and choices, make personal insults, then act as the offended party when they respond - up to the point of pulling all of your tables when you're upset.  I've seen at least five other creators call you out for these things, and you always act bewildered and hurt...then attack again.  There may be a language barrier, and probably older grudges that I'm not privy to, but in the interactions I've seen, you were always in the wrong.

    I'm not saying this to be mean - I honestly want you to reflect and improve.  I want everybody to have a good time and work together to make things better.

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    All these statements are true.

    And now you see the bigger picture.

    NitroNimbus is just a dick and bully, thinks he is superior than all.

    I am the FP god, whoops!! VPX god.

    Bow to me... I am joining FX3.

     

    What, am I just being insulting again....

     

    IF YOU THINK I HAVE EVER INSULTED YOUR WORK OR BEEN DISRESPECTFUL TO YOUR TALENTS.

    Please respond..  let's see how bad I really am.

     

     

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    So no comments so far of how am I so disrespectful to others work?

    If your plan is to discredit me to make a point. I just wish you had foundation.

    It seems lacking..

    IF YOU THINK I HAVE EVER INSULTED YOUR WORK OR BEEN DISRESPECTFUL TO YOUR TALENTS.

     

     

     

     

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    On 8/22/2022 at 4:21 PM, Nitronimbus said:

    So no comments so far of how am I so disrespectful to others work?

    If your plan is to discredit me to make a point. I just wish you had foundation.

    It seems lacking..

    IF YOU THINK I HAVE EVER INSULTED YOUR WORK OR BEEN DISRESPECTFUL TO YOUR TALENTS.

     

     

     

     

    @Nitronimbus I will not tollerate your comments like this to others here on VPU... Go back to VPF and the other sites if you want to continue to belittle, insult, and overall disrespectful to anyone. I don't have time to babysit your comments and I will NOT put up with it here. 

     

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    On 8/25/2022 at 7:21 AM, Nitronimbus said:

    Understood, I will not comment again, cheers!

     

     

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    Amazing doesn’t seem to be a powerful enough word to use! I absolutely respect any individual with a never say die or never give up attitude! This milestone achievement proves that anything is possible, as long as you put your mind and time into it! I would like to thank each and everyone who was a part of this beautiful project! It’s amazing talent like you, that make these forums and communities ever so magical! Without you, no one would be able to enjoy these masterpieces known as pinball tables! Thank you for your continued hard work!

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