Fictional: Craft and Stations:

Summary:The scenario that lets the user visit and examine Larry Niven's Ringworld in full 3-D.
Description:Requires Celestia 1.5.0 or later!

Runar did limit the scenario to a few key scenes from the first book, to keep it light enough to be within the rendering abilities of most modern computers. One can visit the Ring from all angles, dive beneath the clouds and see the Great Oval Ocean, the Fist-Of-God mountain and the Maps of Known Space. Or lock on to the Lying Bastard for a flight through the star system, or to any of the four protagonists for a trip through the Ringworld┬┤s skies...

The Lo-Res version is limited to just a couple of locations, the models are simplified, and all texture-mapping is scaled down considerably, as it is optimized for a low-end computer system.
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Creator:Runar Thorvaldsen
License:This work is licenced under an Attribution Non-commercial Share Alike Creative Commons licence.
Added:2009-01-31 14:27
Last modified:2019-02-23 14:21
Lo-Res version 17.11 MB
Hi-Res version 76.72 MB

Comments by visitors:

2012-09-09 09:49
#5 CyanPlasma
This is a very interesting and beautiful add-on, even on the Low Resolution Version. Very nice project!!!
2012-07-22 06:36
#4 anonymous guy
Now i'm more farmiliar with the ring world from Orion's Arm, I thought you just copied halo! Amazing add-on, really!
2012-07-15 21:00
#3 anonymous guy
Wow, looks great! You should just call it the halo ring (like out of the halo game) and added all thoses areas, its pretty much the same anyway.

Don't change it! I love it the way it is!
2009-02-16 04:50
#2 Blile59
Great add on.
2009-02-07 02:37
#1 anonymous
Amazing addon. I really enjoyed the book and this representation comes very close to the novel. home page