Just as a “cool picture” post I thought I would throw up an example of using the colored lightmap option to assign different shades for sunlit and skylit lighting:
On a completely random note, I’m digging the Microsoft font Consolas (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Consolas). It’s a very easy on the eyes monospaced font perfect for using in visual studio. If you do code work, check it out!
I’ve just modified the main website to include a link to the WM 2 Preview Tour. I’m hoping to have a release date to provide soon as well, but I need to get a couple of the most complex issues fixed first before I can provide a firm ETA!