xBR Monsters for M1

by Flippant Sol

Uploaded Nov 20th, 2017 for Marathon


Marathon 1 monster textures at 16x the original resolution using xBR scaling. Includes marine textures and every color palette.

Credits: - General Tacticus, who helped me index M1's original shapes file - Treellama, who helped me use Aorta to remove blue from the textures - Hawkynt, who created the program that could batch upscale 2,602 textures, and - Hyllian, who created the xBR 4x scaling algorithm

Version 1.3

  • Added some missing textures
  • Reverted back to original algorithm
  • Quality-of-life improvements
  • 2,578 downloads of latest version
  • 5.0 rating ( 5.50 weighted for sorting )

2 Reviews

  • Currently 5/5 Stars.

Excellent quality

Zetren on Jul 12th, 2018, Version 1.3

Excellent quality

  • Currently 5/5 Stars.

For a smoother experience

liacrow on Jan 12th, 2018, Version 1.3

Those sample pics don't do this mod justice. This simple improvement really makes a difference in-game, no longer do the sprites stick out like a sore thumb against the new high-res textures. I'd love to see this done to Infinity!

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