Procedural Planet Generator
December 27, 2017 12:01 PM   Subscribe

Procedural Planet Generator Make some rad-ass freakin' planets and watch 'em spin calmly in space, unaware of all the bullshit over on this planet. [via mefi projects]
posted by ignignokt (14 comments total) 35 users marked this as a favorite
 
Witokra I: It is always raining.
posted by blakewest at 12:29 PM on December 27, 2017


"The plants take the shape of giant white geodesic domes."

10/10 would terraform.
posted by duffell at 12:32 PM on December 27, 2017 [2 favorites]


Whoops, there goes the day...
posted by karen in austin at 12:34 PM on December 27, 2017


Needs to include the Universal World Profile.
posted by graymouser at 1:08 PM on December 27, 2017 [1 favorite]


This was basically my experience playing Mass Effect Andromeda.
posted by danny the boy at 1:40 PM on December 27, 2017


(That is meant as praise for Zarkonnen, and deep insult to the reheated mess that was Andromeda.)
posted by danny the boy at 1:43 PM on December 27, 2017


Anywhere but here. You realise our planets name literally means 'dirt', right?
posted by adept256 at 1:52 PM on December 27, 2017


Positively ancient at this point, fracplanet was an early (non-web-based) entry in this genre.
posted by XMLicious at 5:43 PM on December 27, 2017 [1 favorite]


Erf: covered neck deep in Trump.
posted by blue_beetle at 5:57 PM on December 27, 2017


This makes me want to play Star Control 2.
posted by Hot Pastrami! at 7:59 AM on December 28, 2017


Anywhere but here. You realise our planets name literally means 'dirt', right?
I imagine any inhabited planet is likely to have a name that means "dirt," except the gas giants, which will be called "air," or the ocean planets, which, you know.
posted by Gilgamesh's Chauffeur at 8:27 AM on December 28, 2017


That may have been intended as a quote from Rick and Morty, or a number of other things.
posted by XMLicious at 10:25 AM on December 28, 2017


Beautiful. But: An icy desert... A dense forest... A sandy desert... Does every planet but ours have just a single climate zone?
posted by Stig at 12:07 PM on December 28, 2017


"A single day takes a very long time."

I know the feeling.
posted by EndsOfInvention at 3:56 PM on December 28, 2017 [1 favorite]


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