Plugins/Concealment

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Concealment is a plugin created by the torch team. It is the most important plugin for performance improvements. The official version can be downloaded here

Concealment improves performance by not updating grids that are a settable distance from all players. This does not affect their physics.


Chat Commands[edit]

Concealment has 5 chat Commands that can only be used by Admins

!conceal on

!conceal off

!conceal [Double Distance]

!reveal [Double Distance]

!reveal all


Enable Concealment[edit]

This Checkbox determines whether concealement is active or not. If this is unchecked, the plugin will do nothing.

Conceal Production[edit]

If this is unchecked, grids with active production (Assemblers, Refineries) will not be concealed until their production is finished. if checked, Refineries and Assemblers of a concealed grid will be inactive

Conceal Pirates[edit]

This Checkbox determines whether Pirate owned grids will be concealed or not

Conceal Distance[edit]

This is the distance in meters all players need to be from a grid in order for it to be Concealed

Reveal Distance[edit]

This is the distance from any player a grid has to be in order to get revealed again. This distance has to be lower than Conceal Distance

Conceal Interval[edit]

How often grids get checked for concealment in ticks (1/60s). Default 3600 (60 sec)

Reveal Interval[edit]

How often grids get checked for reveal in ticks (1/60s). Default 60 (1 sec)

Manual Conceal/Reveal[edit]

Manually Conceals or Reveals grids based on the settings