Ace Combat 7 Modding Guide & Texture Mods


Index

  1. Ace Combat 7 Modding Guides
  2. Ostrich's Texture Mods
  3. Acknowledgements


Ace Combat 7 Modding Guides

Simple Texture Replacement Guide

This guide covers extracting textures from AC7, loading and saving them in an image editor, and packing your mod for use in-game. It's uses lightweight portable apps and python scrips.

Texture Replacement Guide using UE4 Editor by Dantofu

This guide covers texture replacement using Unreal Engine 4 asset cooking. The process is more involved, but allows for preserving the lowest mipmap level for replaced textures, and allows you to export your textures using high quality BC7 compression.

Blender Quick Start

This guide covers busing Blender to preview & edit your textures on 3D models, as well as ripping models using Ninjaripper.


Ostrich's Texture Mods

These texture mods replace one or more of the default aircraft skins in Ace Combat 7.

To install, simply place the downloaded .pak file into ..\steamapps\common\ACE COMBAT 7\Game\Content\Paks\~mods


F-104C -Bare Metal-

This pack replaces the default Osean & Trigger skins with bare-metal liveries inspired by the Starfighters of the 1960's.

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F-2A -502-

This pack features liveries based on JASDF F-2A No. 63-8502 from the Air Development and Test Wing, as well as Flyuger from Ace Combat 6. Replaces Color 02 or 03.

There are three variants included in this download;

  • f2a-502-noemblems-cxx.pak - 502 Livery with no emblems
  • f2a-502-adtw-cxx.pak - F-2A No. 502 with JASDF Air Development Test and Wing emblems
  • f2a-flyuger-cxx.pak - Flyuger from Ace Combat 6, with Estovakian Air Force markings

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F-16C - Historic Windhover-

This mod is based on the F-16C - Historic Windhover- DLC from Ace Combat 6. It replaces Color 02 or 03, and includes options with and without emblems & roundels.

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Gripen E -Indigo-

This mod replaces Color 02 or 03 on the Gripen E with the Indigo livery from Ace Combat Zero. Includes options with and without emblems & roundels.

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F-14D -Mickey Scymon-

This mod replaces Color 3 on the Super Tomcat with Mickey's livery from Area 88

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Su-33 -Strigon-

This mod replaces Color 02 or 03 on the Sea Flanker with Strigon Team's livery from Ace Combat 6. Includes options with and without emblems.

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Mirage 2000-5 -Maritime Defense-

This mod replaces Color 02 or 03 on the Mirage 2000-5, with a highly detailed, emblemless, blue/white paint scheme; inspired by Argentine Etendards.

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Mirage 2000-5 -Classique-

This mod replaces Color 02 or 03 on the Mirage 2000-5, with a highly detailed bare metal skin; inspired by the AdA Mirage III's of the 1960's. Includes a concept-art Trigger and an emblemless variants.

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MiG-29 -UPEO-

This mod features the UPEO MiG-33 livery from Ace Combat 3. Replaces Color 02 or 03,

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MiG-29 -Red Prowling Devil & Mrkos Pack-

This mod pack for the MiG-29 includes the Red Prowling Devil from the eponymous 1999 manga, Erusian Ace Mrkos from Ace Combat 04, and an emblemless crimson skin. All variants replace Color 02 or 03.

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MiG-29 -Zero Special-

This addon features the MiG-29 SP livery from Ace Combat Zero, complete with Galm 1's markings. Emblemless option included, all variants replace Color 02 or 03.

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Air Combat Phoenix Pack

These mods replace Color 02 or 03 on various aircraft, based on the Phoenix liveries from Air Combat. All packs include both the original white livery, as well as the Dark variant from Infinity.

Download Gripen E

Download Su-33

Download Mirage 2000-5

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Acknowledgements

Special thanks to @RythusOmega for his research on Ace Combat 7 modding, and for helping with technical hurdles. And to @DapperDapperDan for compiling his excellent guide.


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