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This mod attempts to make the skies more realistic.

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The sky in MEC is unnaturally dark during the day and bright/blue during the night. This mod attempts to make the skies more realistic.

I recommend using this mod with "Disable Runners Flow Color Correction" as the color correction can make the skies look quite bad.

Changes include:
-Removed Rayleigh polarization filter that makes the sky darker during the day time.
-Made the night sky darker.
-Adjusted height fog to be less intense, and less blue at night.
-Reduced blue-ness of stars.
-Moon now actually casts (very faint) light.

I've added a new version called "Realistic Skies" that uses more physically accurate properties, as well as enabling mie scattering, to create the most realistic looking skies possible. However, due to tech issues with mie scattering, you can see the bloom from the sun through walls. This is why mie scattering is normally disabled, but it is necessary to make the most realistic looking skies. Hopefully this doesn't bother you too much!

This mod is incompatible with other mods that affect the ve_tod_XXXX files, for example Mars Atmosphere.
This mod has only been tested in free-roam and may not work correctly during missions.
The term "Better" is a subjective opinion; you may not agree with it (that's fine).

For use with Frosty Mod Manager.