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how the hell do you make a huge map?

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Just a surface as big as your screen. To have a huge surface would gobble up every available piece of memory.

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Original post by Sailorstick
Just a surface as big as your screen. To have a huge surface would gobble up every available piece of memory.

Yeah, I realized that. Let''s say, 128x128, 32x32 pixel for each tile, and 32bpp:
128x128x32x32x4 = 64 MB

So, the map is drawn only when it''s necessary (where the visible part is)?


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