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Realtime shadow maps for (optionally) all game objects.
OpenMW Compatibility:

Usage Info

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Usage Notes:

To enable shadows via OpenMW-Launcher:

  • Click the Graphics icon at the top of the launcher
  • Click the Shadows tab
  • Check the box next to Enable Player Shadows
  • Check the box next to Enable Actor Shadows
  • Check the box next to Enable Object Shadows
  • Check the box next to Enable Terrain Shadows
  • Note that not all shadows settings are exposed via the launcher

Please see the Tips: Performance page for more information about shadows performance tweaking and testing, as well as the official documentation for shadows for more information about related settings.

Extra Configs:
These values need to be added to settings.cfg (be sure to consult the CFG Generator for a complete readout of all required settings):
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enable shadows = true
actor shadows = true
player shadows = true
terrain shadows = true
object shadows = true
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