Luminous CT Pack

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Luminous CT Pack
Author: Jaxx, Hoesay, Renverse, Silverr
Type: Riivolution
Tracks: 272
Arenas: 10
Version: v7.1.1
Date of latest version: 2024-03-26
Download:
Discord server: Luminous CT Pack
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Overview

Luminous CT Pack (formerly known as JHFR CT Pack and JHRS CT Pack) is a custom track distribution created by Jaxx, Hoesay, Renverse, and Silverr. It is designed to cater more to competitive players, where it includes custom tracks from previous and current versions of CTGP Revolution, as well as plenty of tracks not included in that distribution.

Media

v4.5.2 Presentation
v3.0 Online Races
v2.0 Online Races
v1.0 Online Races

Game Features

Game Features
Feature Author Information
Change Characters Between Wi-Fi Races MrBean35000vr When in online play, the player's character, vehicle and drift mode choice may be changed between races by pressing + on the Wii Remote (or Start on the GCN Controller) when on the VR screen. This simply takes the player back to the character select menu, and then returns them to the vote when they have reselected. If the time limit expires, the currently selected options are taken.
Wiimmfi Wiimm, Leseratte Support to play on a custom server has been added as a replacement to Nintendo WFC.
Max Lap Count Modifier Geeh, MrEvil A track can have between one and eight laps.
Speed Modifier MrBean35000vr Tracks have a speed modifier applied (e.g. 2× speed) which causes all parts of the game's physics to move at the increased speed (including vehicles, items and boosts).
Automatic BRSAR Patching Elias_ The revo_kart.brsar file will now be automatically patched to prevent music from cutting off mid-race.
Don't Hide Position After Race MrBean35000vr The position tracker will remain on-screen after completing a race.
Allow Looking Backwards During Respawn Ro You will now be able to look behind when respawning instead of only forward.
Show Nametags During Countdown Ro Nametags are visible during the countdown instead of only during a race.
Always Show Friend Roster Button After Race Online Ro Even if no friends are online, the "Friend Roster" button is always visible after a race.

Version History

Version Date of release Information
v1.0 2017-03-22 First release
v1.1 2018-01-18
  • Almost completely revamped the distribution.
  • Fixed all freezes.
  • Replaced many tracks.
v1.2 2018-02-17 Small track update.
v2.0 2019-01-02 Major overhaul of the distribution.
v2.1 2019-01-04
v2.2 2019-06-16
v2.2-fix 2019-06-17 Fixed XML and blackscreen issues for PAL users.
v2.5 2019-07-21
v3.0 2019-07-23
v3.0.1 2019-07-24
v3.5 2019-10-14
v4.0 2020-07-14
v4.0.1 2020-07-15 Fixed PAL codes.
v4.5 2020-08-24
  • Replaced CT-CODE with LE-CODE.
  • Changed amount of tracks from 248 to 352.
  • Added five variant-based tracks and LE-CODE-based tracks.
  • Added original CTGP Revolution speedometer with sky blue color.
  • Added ten custom battle arenas.
  • Nintendo randomizer now works with custom tracks.
  • Added BLOCK-TRACK to reduce repicked tracks for up to 12 races.
  • Replaced Force Always 150cc with the LE-CODE feature.
  • Allowed My Stuff folder to not read replaced files for the first 32 tracks.
  • Added custom UI.
  • Added Change Characters Between Wi-Fi Races, Forced Battle Glitch and Mii Heads on Minimap.
v4.5.1 2020-08-24
  • Fixed award ceremony freeze.
  • Fixed Globe.arc readability.
v4.5.2 2020-08-26
v5.0 2020-10-19
v5.1 2020-10-19
  • Readded missing cup.
  • Fixed Christmas Dream music slot.
  • Removed High Data Rate.
v5.2 2021-02-09
v5.5 2021-03-17
v5.5.1 2021-03-17 Fixed blackscreen when selecting no speedometer.
v5.5.2 2021-03-18 Fixed a spelling error.
v6.0 2022-05-11
  • Changed region colors.
  • Added Riivolution Channel launcher when you click on the Mario Kart Channel.
  • The LE-CODE crash handler now returns you to the Wii Menu.
  • Remade entire file structure.
  • Added "Remove Background Blur and Glow" as an optional code.
  • Added BRSTM-only option.
  • Updated and replaced many tracks.
v6.1 2022-05-15
v6.2 2023-03-27
v6.3 2023-06-24
  • Added Faster Menu Navigation toggle.
  • Fixed Disable Music toggle.
  • Fixed wrong tracks loading when selected.
  • Replaced Mario Kart Channel with a Homebrew Channel launcher.
  • The game now sends you back to Riivolution after a crash.
  • Added 26 tracks.
  • Removed 114 tracks.
  • Updated 33 tracks.
v6.3.1 2023-06-25 Fixed region.
v7.0 2024-01-17
  • Added new black theme and a ton of other texture edits.
  • Fixed My Stuff from loading track files.
  • Forced Battle Glitch is on by default and no longer a toggle.
  • Removed Mii Heads on Minimap.
  • Added LWFC server option.
  • Removed 104 tracks.
  • Added 34 tracks.
  • Updated 15 tracks.
v7.0.1 2024-01-18 Fixed a track freeze.
v7.0.2 2024-01-25
v7.1 2024-03-15
  • Replaced LE-CODE with Pulsar.
  • Changed track amount to 272.
  • Remade cup icons.
  • Added new in-game toggles and settings page.
  • Added ghost saving.
  • Added new speedometer color options.
  • Added Riivolution option to switch between the old timer or the custom timer.
  • You can now change BRSTMs for every individual custom track.
    • This can be done using the My Stuff folder and naming it via track name (example: Celestial Ruins_n). It will also automatically make a fast variant.
  • Removed Thunder Cloud.
  • Added Allow Looking Backwards During Respawn.
  • Added Show Nametags During Countdown.
  • Added Pause Before Start for Single Player.
  • Added Always Show Friend Roster Button After Race Online.
v7.1.1 2024-03-26
  • Added new updater.
  • Removed "Remove Background Blur and Glow" Riivolution option and made it an in-game toggle.
  • Added a third speedometer style named "Classic" with the original design.
  • Removed host engine class options; it is now 150cc by default.
  • Fixed Sparkly Road crash.
  • Fixed Evening Harbor music slot.
  • Added new menu design (courtesy of nade33f).
  • Attempted to fix custom menus in the My Stuff folder from crashing.
  • Removed SuperMenu support; most BMG messages should now show up for each language/region.
  • Fixed Forced Battle Glitch not working properly on some regions.
  • Made "Wiimmfi/LWFC" message to just "Wiimmfi" or "LWFC" depending on which one is used.
  • Changed grand prix race selection to 4, 3, 2, 1, 6, 8, and 12 to be more mogi friendly.
  • Removed battle cup names.
  • Readded missing "Next Battle" message.
  • Fixed worldwide battles not finding players.
By the same author: Jaxx
By the same author: Hoesay

Texture Hacks:
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Distributions:
Luminous CT Pack