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'Privateer 2 - The Darkening' upscaled sequences... (Released)

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I’ve been upscaling and deblocking “Privateer 2: The Darkening” Full Motion Video sequences, from the original .TGV video files. These are 320x132 @12 fps highly compressed videos.
There’s a better 30fps VHS capture of the cinematics, but unfortunately it doesn’t have all of the sequences.

Here’s scene 24 upscaled to 640x264:
https://streamable.com/7g9c8

Not brilliant, but watchable. If someone is interested in this, PM or say something here 😉

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Noice!

Working on many edits, may take many years to complete…

Also known as Mr. Liquid Jungle.

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Hey!
This is great to hear!
Unfortunately the link does not work anymore? Can you send me an example? Or all of them? I just introduced Privateer 2 to my son and try to make him aware how cool the game really is. He started playing just yesterday evening and now i started to play the game again myself! 😄
Can you actually replace the original TGV files by the better ones in game? Or will that fail?

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I managed to incorporate those scenes into a full edit, based on a YouTube video of the entire “game movie”.
It’s not bad, but it becomes boring after a few minutes, since you only follow a single character.

As for quality .tgv are the best source. I remastered the VHS footage to match them regarding color and brightness and it looks decent (for what it is).

Anyway, sending you a link to the full edit, check you PMs.