Fix a crash on Doombringer duel5.bsp where one of the lights has more than 32768...
[xonotic/darkplaces.git] / cl_particles.c
index 1dc96a8..bf3c1d1 100644 (file)
@@ -44,6 +44,7 @@ particletype_t particletype[pt_total] =
 
 #define PARTICLEEFFECT_UNDERWATER 1
 #define PARTICLEEFFECT_NOTUNDERWATER 2
+#define PARTICLEEFFECT_DEFINED 2147483648U
 
 typedef struct particleeffectinfo_s
 {
@@ -101,7 +102,9 @@ typedef struct particleeffectinfo_s
        float stretchfactor;
        // stretch velocity factor (used for sparks)
        float originoffset[3];
+       float relativeoriginoffset[3];
        float velocityoffset[3];
+       float relativevelocityoffset[3];
        float originjitter[3];
        float velocityjitter[3];
        float velocitymultiplier;
@@ -112,6 +115,7 @@ typedef struct particleeffectinfo_s
        float lightcolor[3];
        qboolean lightshadow;
        int lightcubemapnum;
+       float lightcorona[2];
        unsigned int staincolor[2]; // note: 0x808080 = neutral (particle's own color), these are modding factors for the particle's original color!
        int staintex[2];
        float stainalpha[2];
@@ -123,7 +127,7 @@ particleeffectinfo_t;
 
 char particleeffectname[MAX_PARTICLEEFFECTNAME][64];
 
-
+int numparticleeffectinfo;
 particleeffectinfo_t particleeffectinfo[MAX_PARTICLEEFFECTINFO];
 
 static int particlepalette[256];
@@ -192,6 +196,84 @@ static const int tex_bubble = 62;
 static const int tex_raindrop = 61;
 static const int tex_beam = 60;
 
+particleeffectinfo_t baselineparticleeffectinfo =
+{
+       0, //int effectnameindex; // which effect this belongs to
+       // PARTICLEEFFECT_* bits
+       0, //int flags;
+       // blood effects may spawn very few particles, so proper fraction-overflow
+       // handling is very important, this variable keeps track of the fraction
+       0.0, //double particleaccumulator;
+       // the math is: countabsolute + requestedcount * countmultiplier * quality
+       // absolute number of particles to spawn, often used for decals
+       // (unaffected by quality and requestedcount)
+       0.0f, //float countabsolute;
+       // multiplier for the number of particles CL_ParticleEffect was told to
+       // spawn, most effects do not really have a count and hence use 1, so
+       // this is often the actual count to spawn, not merely a multiplier
+       0.0f, //float countmultiplier;
+       // if > 0 this causes the particle to spawn in an evenly spaced line from
+       // originmins to originmaxs (causing them to describe a trail, not a box)
+       0.0f, //float trailspacing;
+       // type of particle to spawn (defines some aspects of behavior)
+       pt_alphastatic, //ptype_t particletype;
+       // blending mode used on this particle type
+       PBLEND_ALPHA, //pblend_t blendmode;
+       // orientation of this particle type (BILLBOARD, SPARK, BEAM, etc)
+       PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, //porientation_t orientation;
+       // range of colors to choose from in hex RRGGBB (like HTML color tags),
+       // randomly interpolated at spawn
+       {0xFFFFFF, 0xFFFFFF}, //unsigned int color[2];
+       // a random texture is chosen in this range (note the second value is one
+       // past the last choosable, so for example 8,16 chooses any from 8 up and
+       // including 15)
+       // if start and end of the range are the same, no randomization is done
+       {63, 63 /* tex_particle */}, //int tex[2];
+       // range of size values randomly chosen when spawning, plus size increase over time
+       {1, 1, 0.0f}, //float size[3];
+       // range of alpha values randomly chosen when spawning, plus alpha fade
+       {0.0f, 256.0f, 256.0f}, //float alpha[3];
+       // how long the particle should live (note it is also removed if alpha drops to 0)
+       {16777216.0f, 16777216.0f}, //float time[2];
+       // how much gravity affects this particle (negative makes it fly up!)
+       0.0f, //float gravity;
+       // how much bounce the particle has when it hits a surface
+       // if negative the particle is removed on impact
+       0.0f, //float bounce;
+       // if in air this friction is applied
+       // if negative the particle accelerates
+       0.0f, //float airfriction;
+       // if in liquid (water/slime/lava) this friction is applied
+       // if negative the particle accelerates
+       0.0f, //float liquidfriction;
+       // these offsets are added to the values given to particleeffect(), and
+       // then an ellipsoid-shaped jitter is added as defined by these
+       // (they are the 3 radii)
+       1.0f, //float stretchfactor;
+       // stretch velocity factor (used for sparks)
+       {0.0f, 0.0f, 0.0f}, //float originoffset[3];
+       {0.0f, 0.0f, 0.0f}, //float relativeoriginoffset[3];
+       {0.0f, 0.0f, 0.0f}, //float velocityoffset[3];
+       {0.0f, 0.0f, 0.0f}, //float relativevelocityoffset[3];
+       {0.0f, 0.0f, 0.0f}, //float originjitter[3];
+       {0.0f, 0.0f, 0.0f}, //float velocityjitter[3];
+       0.0f, //float velocitymultiplier;
+       // an effect can also spawn a dlight
+       0.0f, //float lightradiusstart;
+       0.0f, //float lightradiusfade;
+       16777216.0f, //float lighttime;
+       {1.0f, 1.0f, 1.0f}, //float lightcolor[3];
+       true, //qboolean lightshadow;
+       0, //int lightcubemapnum;
+       {1.0f, 0.25f}, //float lightcorona[2];
+       {(unsigned int)-1, (unsigned int)-1}, //unsigned int staincolor[2]; // note: 0x808080 = neutral (particle's own color), these are modding factors for the particle's original color!
+       {-1, -1}, //int staintex[2];
+       {1.0f, 1.0f}, //float stainalpha[2];
+       {2.0f, 2.0f}, //float stainsize[2];
+       // other parameters
+       {0.0f, 360.0f, 0.0f, 0.0f}, //float rotate[4]; // min/max base angle, min/max rotation over time
+};
+
 cvar_t cl_particles = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_particles", "1", "enables particle effects"};
 cvar_t cl_particles_quality = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_particles_quality", "1", "multiplies number of particles"};
 cvar_t cl_particles_alpha = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_particles_alpha", "1", "multiplies opacity of particles"};
@@ -215,27 +297,29 @@ cvar_t cl_particles_sparks = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_particles_sparks", "1", "enables sp
 cvar_t cl_particles_bubbles = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_particles_bubbles", "1", "enables bubbles (used by multiple effects)"};
 cvar_t cl_particles_visculling = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_particles_visculling", "0", "perform a costly check if each particle is visible before drawing"};
 cvar_t cl_particles_collisions = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_particles_collisions", "1", "allow costly collision detection on particles (sparks that bounce, particles not going through walls, blood hitting surfaces, etc)"};
+cvar_t cl_particles_forcetraileffects = {0, "cl_particles_forcetraileffects", "0", "force trails to be displayed even if a non-trail draw primitive was used (debug/compat feature)"};
 cvar_t cl_decals = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_decals", "1", "enables decals (bullet holes, blood, etc)"};
 cvar_t cl_decals_visculling = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_decals_visculling", "1", "perform a very cheap check if each decal is visible before drawing"};
 cvar_t cl_decals_time = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_decals_time", "20", "how long before decals start to fade away"};
 cvar_t cl_decals_fadetime = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_decals_fadetime", "1", "how long decals take to fade away"};
-cvar_t cl_decals_newsystem = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_decals_newsystem", "0", "enables new advanced decal system"};
+cvar_t cl_decals_newsystem = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_decals_newsystem", "1", "enables new advanced decal system"};
 cvar_t cl_decals_newsystem_intensitymultiplier = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_decals_newsystem_intensitymultiplier", "2", "boosts intensity of decals (because the distance fade can make them hard to see otherwise)"};
+cvar_t cl_decals_newsystem_immediatebloodstain = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_decals_newsystem_immediatebloodstain", "2", "0: no on-spawn blood stains; 1: on-spawn blood stains for pt_blood; 2: always use on-spawn blood stains"};
+cvar_t cl_decals_newsystem_bloodsmears = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_decals_newsystem_bloodsmears", "1", "enable use of particle velocity as decal projection direction rather than surface normal"};
 cvar_t cl_decals_models = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_decals_models", "0", "enables decals on animated models (if newsystem is also 1)"};
 cvar_t cl_decals_bias = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_decals_bias", "0.125", "distance to bias decals from surface to prevent depth fighting"};
 cvar_t cl_decals_max = {CVAR_SAVE, "cl_decals_max", "4096", "maximum number of decals allowed to exist in the world at once"};
 
 
-void CL_Particles_ParseEffectInfo(const char *textstart, const char *textend, const char *filename)
+static void CL_Particles_ParseEffectInfo(const char *textstart, const char *textend, const char *filename)
 {
        int arrayindex;
        int argc;
-       int effectinfoindex;
+       int i;
        int linenumber;
        particleeffectinfo_t *info = NULL;
        const char *text = textstart;
        char argv[16][1024];
-       effectinfoindex = -1;
        for (linenumber = 1;;linenumber++)
        {
                argc = 0;
@@ -243,7 +327,7 @@ void CL_Particles_ParseEffectInfo(const char *textstart, const char *textend, co
                        argv[arrayindex][0] = 0;
                for (;;)
                {
-                       if (!COM_ParseToken_Simple(&text, true, false))
+                       if (!COM_ParseToken_Simple(&text, true, false, true))
                                return;
                        if (!strcmp(com_token, "\n"))
                                break;
@@ -265,8 +349,7 @@ void CL_Particles_ParseEffectInfo(const char *textstart, const char *textend, co
                {
                        int effectnameindex;
                        checkparms(2);
-                       effectinfoindex++;
-                       if (effectinfoindex >= MAX_PARTICLEEFFECTINFO)
+                       if (numparticleeffectinfo >= MAX_PARTICLEEFFECTINFO)
                        {
                                Con_Printf("%s:%i: too many effects!\n", filename, linenumber);
                                break;
@@ -290,45 +373,29 @@ void CL_Particles_ParseEffectInfo(const char *textstart, const char *textend, co
                                Con_Printf("%s:%i: too many effects!\n", filename, linenumber);
                                break;
                        }
-                       info = particleeffectinfo + effectinfoindex;
+                       for(i = 0; i < numparticleeffectinfo; ++i)
+                       {
+                               info = particleeffectinfo + i;
+                               if(!(info->flags & PARTICLEEFFECT_DEFINED))
+                                       if(info->effectnameindex == effectnameindex)
+                                               break;
+                       }
+                       if(i < numparticleeffectinfo)
+                               continue;
+                       info = particleeffectinfo + numparticleeffectinfo++;
+                       // copy entire info from baseline, then fix up the nameindex
+                       *info = baselineparticleeffectinfo;
                        info->effectnameindex = effectnameindex;
-                       info->particletype = pt_alphastatic;
-                       info->blendmode = particletype[info->particletype].blendmode;
-                       info->orientation = particletype[info->particletype].orientation;
-                       info->tex[0] = tex_particle;
-                       info->tex[1] = tex_particle;
-                       info->color[0] = 0xFFFFFF;
-                       info->color[1] = 0xFFFFFF;
-                       info->size[0] = 1;
-                       info->size[1] = 1;
-                       info->alpha[0] = 0;
-                       info->alpha[1] = 256;
-                       info->alpha[2] = 256;
-                       info->time[0] = 9999;
-                       info->time[1] = 9999;
-                       VectorSet(info->lightcolor, 1, 1, 1);
-                       info->lightshadow = true;
-                       info->lighttime = 9999;
-                       info->stretchfactor = 1;
-                       info->staincolor[0] = (unsigned int)-1;
-                       info->staincolor[1] = (unsigned int)-1;
-                       info->staintex[0] = -1;
-                       info->staintex[1] = -1;
-                       info->stainalpha[0] = 1;
-                       info->stainalpha[1] = 1;
-                       info->stainsize[0] = 2;
-                       info->stainsize[1] = 2;
-                       info->rotate[0] = 0;
-                       info->rotate[1] = 360;
-                       info->rotate[2] = 0;
-                       info->rotate[3] = 0;
+                       continue;
                }
                else if (info == NULL)
                {
                        Con_Printf("%s:%i: command %s encountered before effect\n", filename, linenumber, argv[0]);
                        break;
                }
-               else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "countabsolute")) {readfloat(info->countabsolute);}
+
+               info->flags |= PARTICLEEFFECT_DEFINED;
+               if (!strcmp(argv[0], "countabsolute")) {readfloat(info->countabsolute);}
                else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "count")) {readfloat(info->countmultiplier);}
                else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "type"))
                {
@@ -377,7 +444,9 @@ void CL_Particles_ParseEffectInfo(const char *textstart, const char *textend, co
                else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "airfriction")) {readfloat(info->airfriction);}
                else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "liquidfriction")) {readfloat(info->liquidfriction);}
                else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "originoffset")) {readfloats(info->originoffset, 3);}
+               else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "relativeoriginoffset")) {readfloats(info->relativeoriginoffset, 3);}
                else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "velocityoffset")) {readfloats(info->velocityoffset, 3);}
+               else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "relativevelocityoffset")) {readfloats(info->relativevelocityoffset, 3);}
                else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "originjitter")) {readfloats(info->originjitter, 3);}
                else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "velocityjitter")) {readfloats(info->velocityjitter, 3);}
                else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "velocitymultiplier")) {readfloat(info->velocitymultiplier);}
@@ -387,6 +456,7 @@ void CL_Particles_ParseEffectInfo(const char *textstart, const char *textend, co
                else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "lightcolor")) {readfloats(info->lightcolor, 3);}
                else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "lightshadow")) {readbool(info->lightshadow);}
                else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "lightcubemapnum")) {readint(info->lightcubemapnum);}
+               else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "lightcorona")) {readints(info->lightcorona, 2);}
                else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "underwater")) {checkparms(1);info->flags |= PARTICLEEFFECT_UNDERWATER;}
                else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "notunderwater")) {checkparms(1);info->flags |= PARTICLEEFFECT_NOTUNDERWATER;}
                else if (!strcmp(argv[0], "trailspacing")) {readfloat(info->trailspacing);if (info->trailspacing > 0) info->countmultiplier = 1.0f / info->trailspacing;}
@@ -464,13 +534,14 @@ static const char *standardeffectnames[EFFECT_TOTAL] =
        "SVC_PARTICLE"
 };
 
-void CL_Particles_LoadEffectInfo(void)
+static void CL_Particles_LoadEffectInfo(const char *customfile)
 {
        int i;
        int filepass;
        unsigned char *filedata;
        fs_offset_t filesize;
        char filename[MAX_QPATH];
+       numparticleeffectinfo = 0;
        memset(particleeffectinfo, 0, sizeof(particleeffectinfo));
        memset(particleeffectname, 0, sizeof(particleeffectname));
        for (i = 0;i < EFFECT_TOTAL;i++)
@@ -478,10 +549,15 @@ void CL_Particles_LoadEffectInfo(void)
        for (filepass = 0;;filepass++)
        {
                if (filepass == 0)
-                       dpsnprintf(filename, sizeof(filename), "effectinfo.txt");
+               {
+                       if (customfile)
+                               strlcpy(filename, customfile, sizeof(filename));
+                       else
+                               strlcpy(filename, "effectinfo.txt", sizeof(filename));
+               }
                else if (filepass == 1)
                {
-                       if (!cl.worldbasename[0])
+                       if (!cl.worldbasename[0] || customfile)
                                continue;
                        dpsnprintf(filename, sizeof(filename), "%s_effectinfo.txt", cl.worldnamenoextension);
                }
@@ -495,6 +571,11 @@ void CL_Particles_LoadEffectInfo(void)
        }
 }
 
+static void CL_Particles_LoadEffectInfo_f(void)
+{
+       CL_Particles_LoadEffectInfo(Cmd_Argc() > 1 ? Cmd_Argv(1) : NULL);
+}
+
 /*
 ===============
 CL_InitParticles
@@ -504,7 +585,7 @@ void CL_ReadPointFile_f (void);
 void CL_Particles_Init (void)
 {
        Cmd_AddCommand ("pointfile", CL_ReadPointFile_f, "display point file produced by qbsp when a leak was detected in the map (a line leading through the leak hole, to an entity inside the level)");
-       Cmd_AddCommand ("cl_particles_reloadeffects", CL_Particles_LoadEffectInfo, "reloads effectinfo.txt and maps/levelname_effectinfo.txt (where levelname is the current map)");
+       Cmd_AddCommand ("cl_particles_reloadeffects", CL_Particles_LoadEffectInfo_f, "reloads effectinfo.txt and maps/levelname_effectinfo.txt (where levelname is the current map) if parameter is given, loads from custom file (no levelname_effectinfo are loaded in this case)");
 
        Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_particles);
        Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_particles_quality);
@@ -529,12 +610,15 @@ void CL_Particles_Init (void)
        Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_particles_bubbles);
        Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_particles_visculling);
        Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_particles_collisions);
+       Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_particles_forcetraileffects);
        Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_decals);
        Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_decals_visculling);
        Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_decals_time);
        Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_decals_fadetime);
        Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_decals_newsystem);
        Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_decals_newsystem_intensitymultiplier);
+       Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_decals_newsystem_immediatebloodstain);
+       Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_decals_newsystem_bloodsmears);
        Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_decals_models);
        Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_decals_bias);
        Cvar_RegisterVariable (&cl_decals_max);
@@ -568,7 +652,7 @@ void CL_SpawnDecalParticleForPoint(const vec3_t org, float maxdist, float size,
 // stainsize: size of the stain as factor for palpha
 // angle: base rotation of the particle geometry around its center normal
 // spin: rotation speed of the particle geometry around its center normal
-particle_t *CL_NewParticle(const vec3_t sortorigin, unsigned short ptypeindex, int pcolor1, int pcolor2, int ptex, float psize, float psizeincrease, float palpha, float palphafade, float pgravity, float pbounce, float px, float py, float pz, float pvx, float pvy, float pvz, float pairfriction, float pliquidfriction, float originjitter, float velocityjitter, qboolean pqualityreduction, float lifetime, float stretch, pblend_t blendmode, porientation_t orientation, int staincolor1, int staincolor2, int staintex, float stainalpha, float stainsize, float angle, float spin)
+particle_t *CL_NewParticle(const vec3_t sortorigin, unsigned short ptypeindex, int pcolor1, int pcolor2, int ptex, float psize, float psizeincrease, float palpha, float palphafade, float pgravity, float pbounce, float px, float py, float pz, float pvx, float pvy, float pvz, float pairfriction, float pliquidfriction, float originjitter, float velocityjitter, qboolean pqualityreduction, float lifetime, float stretch, pblend_t blendmode, porientation_t orientation, int staincolor1, int staincolor2, int staintex, float stainalpha, float stainsize, float angle, float spin, float tint[4])
 {
        int l1, l2, r, g, b;
        particle_t *part;
@@ -602,6 +686,14 @@ particle_t *CL_NewParticle(const vec3_t sortorigin, unsigned short ptypeindex, i
        part->color[0] = ((((pcolor1 >> 16) & 0xFF) * l1 + ((pcolor2 >> 16) & 0xFF) * l2) >> 8) & 0xFF;
        part->color[1] = ((((pcolor1 >>  8) & 0xFF) * l1 + ((pcolor2 >>  8) & 0xFF) * l2) >> 8) & 0xFF;
        part->color[2] = ((((pcolor1 >>  0) & 0xFF) * l1 + ((pcolor2 >>  0) & 0xFF) * l2) >> 8) & 0xFF;
+       if (vid.sRGB3D)
+       {
+               part->color[0] = (unsigned char)floor(Image_LinearFloatFromsRGB(part->color[0]) * 255.0f + 0.5f);
+               part->color[1] = (unsigned char)floor(Image_LinearFloatFromsRGB(part->color[1]) * 255.0f + 0.5f);
+               part->color[2] = (unsigned char)floor(Image_LinearFloatFromsRGB(part->color[2]) * 255.0f + 0.5f);
+       }
+       part->alpha = palpha;
+       part->alphafade = palphafade;
        part->staintexnum = staintex;
        if(staincolor1 >= 0 && staincolor2 >= 0)
        {
@@ -634,11 +726,21 @@ particle_t *CL_NewParticle(const vec3_t sortorigin, unsigned short ptypeindex, i
        part->staincolor[2] = b;
        part->stainalpha = palpha * stainalpha;
        part->stainsize = psize * stainsize;
+       if(tint)
+       {
+               if(blendmode != PBLEND_INVMOD) // invmod is immune to tinting
+               {
+                       part->color[0] *= tint[0];
+                       part->color[1] *= tint[1];
+                       part->color[2] *= tint[2];
+               }
+               part->alpha *= tint[3];
+               part->alphafade *= tint[3];
+               part->stainalpha *= tint[3];
+       }
        part->texnum = ptex;
        part->size = psize;
        part->sizeincrease = psizeincrease;
-       part->alpha = palpha;
-       part->alphafade = palphafade;
        part->gravity = pgravity;
        part->bounce = pbounce;
        part->stretch = stretch;
@@ -663,23 +765,22 @@ particle_t *CL_NewParticle(const vec3_t sortorigin, unsigned short ptypeindex, i
        {
                int i;
                particle_t *part2;
-               float lifetime = part->die - cl.time;
                vec3_t endvec;
                trace_t trace;
                // turn raindrop into simple spark and create delayedspawn splash effect
                part->typeindex = pt_spark;
                part->bounce = 0;
                VectorMA(part->org, lifetime, part->vel, endvec);
-               trace = CL_TraceLine(part->org, endvec, MOVE_NOMONSTERS, NULL, SUPERCONTENTS_SOLID | SUPERCONTENTS_BODY | SUPERCONTENTS_LIQUIDSMASK, true, false, NULL, false);
+               trace = CL_TraceLine(part->org, endvec, MOVE_NOMONSTERS, NULL, SUPERCONTENTS_SOLID | SUPERCONTENTS_LIQUIDSMASK, 0, 0, collision_extendmovelength.value, true, false, NULL, false, false);
                part->die = cl.time + lifetime * trace.fraction;
-               part2 = CL_NewParticle(endvec, pt_raindecal, pcolor1, pcolor2, tex_rainsplash, part->size, part->size * 20, part->alpha, part->alpha / 0.4, 0, 0, trace.endpos[0] + trace.plane.normal[0], trace.endpos[1] + trace.plane.normal[1], trace.endpos[2] + trace.plane.normal[2], trace.plane.normal[0], trace.plane.normal[1], trace.plane.normal[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, pqualityreduction, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_ORIENTED_DOUBLESIDED, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+               part2 = CL_NewParticle(endvec, pt_raindecal, pcolor1, pcolor2, tex_rainsplash, part->size, part->size * 20, part->alpha, part->alpha / 0.4, 0, 0, trace.endpos[0] + trace.plane.normal[0], trace.endpos[1] + trace.plane.normal[1], trace.endpos[2] + trace.plane.normal[2], trace.plane.normal[0], trace.plane.normal[1], trace.plane.normal[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, pqualityreduction, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_ORIENTED_DOUBLESIDED, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                if (part2)
                {
                        part2->delayedspawn = part->die;
                        part2->die += part->die - cl.time;
                        for (i = rand() & 7;i < 10;i++)
                        {
-                               part2 = CL_NewParticle(endvec, pt_spark, pcolor1, pcolor2, tex_particle, 0.25f, 0, part->alpha * 2, part->alpha * 4, 1, 0, trace.endpos[0] + trace.plane.normal[0], trace.endpos[1] + trace.plane.normal[1], trace.endpos[2] + trace.plane.normal[2], trace.plane.normal[0] * 16, trace.plane.normal[1] * 16, trace.plane.normal[2] * 16 + cl.movevars_gravity * 0.04, 0, 0, 0, 32, pqualityreduction, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_SPARK, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               part2 = CL_NewParticle(endvec, pt_spark, pcolor1, pcolor2, tex_particle, 0.25f, 0, part->alpha * 2, part->alpha * 4, 1, 0, trace.endpos[0] + trace.plane.normal[0], trace.endpos[1] + trace.plane.normal[1], trace.endpos[2] + trace.plane.normal[2], trace.plane.normal[0] * 16, trace.plane.normal[1] * 16, trace.plane.normal[2] * 16 + cl.movevars_gravity * 0.04, 0, 0, 0, 32, pqualityreduction, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_SPARK, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                if (part2)
                                {
                                        part2->delayedspawn = part->die;
@@ -746,7 +847,10 @@ void CL_SpawnDecalParticleForSurface(int hitent, const vec3_t org, const vec3_t
 
        if (cl_decals_newsystem.integer)
        {
-               R_DecalSystem_SplatEntities(org, normal, color[0]*(1.0f/255.0f), color[1]*(1.0f/255.0f), color[2]*(1.0f/255.0f), alpha*(1.0f/255.0f), particletexture[texnum].s1, particletexture[texnum].t1, particletexture[texnum].s2, particletexture[texnum].t2, size);
+               if (vid.sRGB3D)
+                       R_DecalSystem_SplatEntities(org, normal, Image_LinearFloatFromsRGB(color[0]), Image_LinearFloatFromsRGB(color[1]), Image_LinearFloatFromsRGB(color[2]), alpha*(1.0f/255.0f), particletexture[texnum].s1, particletexture[texnum].t1, particletexture[texnum].s2, particletexture[texnum].t2, size);
+               else
+                       R_DecalSystem_SplatEntities(org, normal, color[0]*(1.0f/255.0f), color[1]*(1.0f/255.0f), color[2]*(1.0f/255.0f), alpha*(1.0f/255.0f), particletexture[texnum].s1, particletexture[texnum].t1, particletexture[texnum].s2, particletexture[texnum].t2, size);
                return;
        }
 
@@ -768,6 +872,12 @@ void CL_SpawnDecalParticleForSurface(int hitent, const vec3_t org, const vec3_t
        decal->color[0] = color[0];
        decal->color[1] = color[1];
        decal->color[2] = color[2];
+       if (vid.sRGB3D)
+       {
+               decal->color[0] = (unsigned char)(Image_LinearFloatFromsRGB(decal->color[0]) * 256.0f);
+               decal->color[1] = (unsigned char)(Image_LinearFloatFromsRGB(decal->color[1]) * 256.0f);
+               decal->color[2] = (unsigned char)(Image_LinearFloatFromsRGB(decal->color[2]) * 256.0f);
+       }
        decal->owner = hitent;
        decal->clusterindex = -1000; // no vis culling unless we're sure
        if (hitent)
@@ -791,8 +901,10 @@ void CL_SpawnDecalParticleForSurface(int hitent, const vec3_t org, const vec3_t
 void CL_SpawnDecalParticleForPoint(const vec3_t org, float maxdist, float size, float alpha, int texnum, int color1, int color2)
 {
        int i;
-       float bestfrac, bestorg[3], bestnormal[3];
-       float org2[3];
+       vec_t bestfrac;
+       vec3_t bestorg;
+       vec3_t bestnormal;
+       vec3_t org2;
        int besthitent = 0, hitent;
        trace_t trace;
        bestfrac = 10;
@@ -800,7 +912,7 @@ void CL_SpawnDecalParticleForPoint(const vec3_t org, float maxdist, float size,
        {
                VectorRandom(org2);
                VectorMA(org, maxdist, org2, org2);
-               trace = CL_TraceLine(org, org2, MOVE_NOMONSTERS, NULL, SUPERCONTENTS_SOLID | SUPERCONTENTS_SKY, true, false, &hitent, false);
+               trace = CL_TraceLine(org, org2, MOVE_NOMONSTERS, NULL, SUPERCONTENTS_SOLID | SUPERCONTENTS_SKY, 0, 0, collision_extendmovelength.value, true, false, &hitent, false, true);
                // take the closest trace result that doesn't end up hitting a NOMARKS
                // surface (sky for example)
                if (bestfrac > trace.fraction && !(trace.hitq3surfaceflags & Q3SURFACEFLAG_NOMARKS))
@@ -817,37 +929,39 @@ void CL_SpawnDecalParticleForPoint(const vec3_t org, float maxdist, float size,
 
 static void CL_Sparks(const vec3_t originmins, const vec3_t originmaxs, const vec3_t velocitymins, const vec3_t velocitymaxs, float sparkcount);
 static void CL_Smoke(const vec3_t originmins, const vec3_t originmaxs, const vec3_t velocitymins, const vec3_t velocitymaxs, float smokecount);
-void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t originmins, const vec3_t originmaxs, const vec3_t velocitymins, const vec3_t velocitymaxs, entity_t *ent, int palettecolor, qboolean spawndlight, qboolean spawnparticles)
+static void CL_NewParticlesFromEffectinfo(int effectnameindex, float pcount, const vec3_t originmins, const vec3_t originmaxs, const vec3_t velocitymins, const vec3_t velocitymaxs, entity_t *ent, int palettecolor, qboolean spawndlight, qboolean spawnparticles, float tintmins[4], float tintmaxs[4], float fade, qboolean wanttrail);
+static void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t originmins, const vec3_t originmaxs, const vec3_t velocitymins, const vec3_t velocitymaxs, entity_t *ent, int palettecolor, qboolean spawndlight, qboolean spawnparticles, qboolean wanttrail)
 {
        vec3_t center;
-       matrix4x4_t tempmatrix;
+       matrix4x4_t lightmatrix;
        particle_t *part;
+
        VectorLerp(originmins, 0.5, originmaxs, center);
-       Matrix4x4_CreateTranslate(&tempmatrix, center[0], center[1], center[2]);
+       Matrix4x4_CreateTranslate(&lightmatrix, center[0], center[1], center[2]);
        if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE)
        {
                if (cl_particles.integer)
                {
                        // bloodhack checks if this effect's color matches regular or lightning blood and if so spawns a blood effect instead
                        if (count == 1024)
-                               CL_ParticleExplosion(center);
+                               CL_NewParticlesFromEffectinfo(EFFECT_TE_EXPLOSION, 1, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 0, spawndlight, spawnparticles, NULL, NULL, 1, wanttrail);
                        else if (cl_particles_blood_bloodhack.integer && !cl_particles_quake.integer && (palettecolor == 73 || palettecolor == 225))
-                               CL_ParticleEffect(EFFECT_TE_BLOOD, count / 2.0f, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticlesFromEffectinfo(EFFECT_TE_BLOOD, count / 2.0f, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 0, spawndlight, spawnparticles, NULL, NULL, 1, wanttrail);
                        else
                        {
                                count *= cl_particles_quality.value;
                                for (;count > 0;count--)
                                {
                                        int k = particlepalette[(palettecolor & ~7) + (rand()&7)];
-                                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, k, k, tex_particle, 1.5, 0, 255, 0, 0.05, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 0, 0, 8, 0, true, lhrandom(0.1, 0.5), 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, k, k, tex_particle, 1.5, 0, 255, 0, 0.05, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 0, 0, 8, 0, true, lhrandom(0.1, 0.5), 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                }
                        }
                }
        }
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TE_WIZSPIKE)
-               CL_ParticleEffect(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 30*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 20);
+               CL_NewParticlesFromEffectinfo(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 30*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 20, spawndlight, spawnparticles, NULL, NULL, 1, wanttrail);
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TE_KNIGHTSPIKE)
-               CL_ParticleEffect(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 20*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 226);
+               CL_NewParticlesFromEffectinfo(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 20*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 226, spawndlight, spawnparticles, NULL, NULL, 1, wanttrail);
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TE_SPIKE)
        {
                if (cl_particles_bulletimpacts.integer)
@@ -855,13 +969,13 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                        if (cl_particles_quake.integer)
                        {
                                if (cl_particles_smoke.integer)
-                                       CL_ParticleEffect(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 10*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 0);
+                                       CL_NewParticlesFromEffectinfo(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 10*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 0, spawndlight, spawnparticles, NULL, NULL, 1, wanttrail);
                        }
                        else
                        {
                                CL_Smoke(originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, 4*count);
                                CL_Sparks(originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, 15*count);
-                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x808080,0x808080, tex_particle, 3, 0, 256, 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x808080,0x808080, tex_particle, 3, 0, 256, 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                        }
                }
                // bullet hole
@@ -875,19 +989,19 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                        if (cl_particles_quake.integer)
                        {
                                if (cl_particles_smoke.integer)
-                                       CL_ParticleEffect(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 10*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 0);
+                                       CL_NewParticlesFromEffectinfo(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 10*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 0, spawndlight, spawnparticles, NULL, NULL, 1, wanttrail);
                        }
                        else
                        {
                                CL_Smoke(originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, 4*count);
                                CL_Sparks(originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, 15*count);
-                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x808080,0x808080, tex_particle, 3, 0, 256, 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x808080,0x808080, tex_particle, 3, 0, 256, 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                        }
                }
                // bullet hole
                R_Stain(center, 16, 40, 40, 40, 64, 88, 88, 88, 64);
                CL_SpawnDecalParticleForPoint(center, 6, 3, 255, tex_bulletdecal[rand()&7], 0xFFFFFF, 0xFFFFFF);
-               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &tempmatrix, 100, 0.15f, 0.15f, 1.5f, 500, 0.2, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 1, 0, 0, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
+               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &lightmatrix, 100, 0.15f, 0.15f, 1.5f, 500, 0.2, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 1, 0, 0, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
        }
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TE_SUPERSPIKE)
        {
@@ -896,13 +1010,13 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                        if (cl_particles_quake.integer)
                        {
                                if (cl_particles_smoke.integer)
-                                       CL_ParticleEffect(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 20*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 0);
+                                       CL_NewParticlesFromEffectinfo(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 20*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 0, spawndlight, spawnparticles, NULL, NULL, 1, wanttrail);
                        }
                        else
                        {
                                CL_Smoke(originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, 8*count);
                                CL_Sparks(originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, 30*count);
-                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x808080,0x808080, tex_particle, 3, 0, 256, 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x808080,0x808080, tex_particle, 3, 0, 256, 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                        }
                }
                // bullet hole
@@ -916,35 +1030,35 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                        if (cl_particles_quake.integer)
                        {
                                if (cl_particles_smoke.integer)
-                                       CL_ParticleEffect(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 20*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 0);
+                                       CL_NewParticlesFromEffectinfo(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 20*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 0, spawndlight, spawnparticles, NULL, NULL, 1, wanttrail);
                        }
                        else
                        {
                                CL_Smoke(originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, 8*count);
                                CL_Sparks(originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, 30*count);
-                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x808080,0x808080, tex_particle, 3, 0, 256, 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x808080,0x808080, tex_particle, 3, 0, 256, 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                        }
                }
                // bullet hole
                R_Stain(center, 16, 40, 40, 40, 64, 88, 88, 88, 64);
                CL_SpawnDecalParticleForPoint(center, 6, 3, 255, tex_bulletdecal[rand()&7], 0xFFFFFF, 0xFFFFFF);
-               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &tempmatrix, 100, 0.15f, 0.15f, 1.5f, 500, 0.2, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 1, 0, 0, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
+               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &lightmatrix, 100, 0.15f, 0.15f, 1.5f, 500, 0.2, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 1, 0, 0, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
        }
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TE_BLOOD)
        {
                if (!cl_particles_blood.integer)
                        return;
                if (cl_particles_quake.integer)
-                       CL_ParticleEffect(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 2*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 73);
+                       CL_NewParticlesFromEffectinfo(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 2*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 73, spawndlight, spawnparticles, NULL, NULL, 1, wanttrail);
                else
                {
                        static double bloodaccumulator = 0;
-                       qboolean immediatebloodstain = true;
-                       //CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, 0x4f0000,0x7f0000, tex_particle, 2.5, 0, 256, 256, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, 1, 4, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD);
+                       qboolean immediatebloodstain = (cl_decals_newsystem_immediatebloodstain.integer >= 1);
+                       //CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, 0x4f0000,0x7f0000, tex_particle, 2.5, 0, 256, 256, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, 1, 4, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, NULL);
                        bloodaccumulator += count * 0.333 * cl_particles_quality.value;
                        for (;bloodaccumulator > 0;bloodaccumulator--)
                        {
-                               part = CL_NewParticle(center, pt_blood, 0xFFFFFF, 0xFFFFFF, tex_bloodparticle[rand()&7], 8, 0, cl_particles_blood_alpha.value * 768, cl_particles_blood_alpha.value * 384, 1, -1, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 1, 4, 0, 64, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_INVMOD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               part = CL_NewParticle(center, pt_blood, 0xFFFFFF, 0xFFFFFF, tex_bloodparticle[rand()&7], 8, 0, cl_particles_blood_alpha.value * 768, cl_particles_blood_alpha.value * 384, 1, -1, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 1, 4, 0, 64, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_INVMOD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                if (immediatebloodstain && part)
                                {
                                        immediatebloodstain = false;
@@ -960,19 +1074,19 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                // plasma scorch mark
                R_Stain(center, 40, 40, 40, 40, 64, 88, 88, 88, 64);
                CL_SpawnDecalParticleForPoint(center, 6, 6, 255, tex_bulletdecal[rand()&7], 0xFFFFFF, 0xFFFFFF);
-               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &tempmatrix, 200, 1, 1, 1, 1000, 0.2, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 1, 0, 0, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
+               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &lightmatrix, 200, 1, 1, 1, 1000, 0.2, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 1, 0, 0, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
        }
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TE_GUNSHOT)
        {
                if (cl_particles_bulletimpacts.integer)
                {
                        if (cl_particles_quake.integer)
-                               CL_ParticleEffect(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 20*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticlesFromEffectinfo(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 20*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 0, spawndlight, spawnparticles, NULL, NULL, 1, wanttrail);
                        else
                        {
                                CL_Smoke(originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, 4*count);
                                CL_Sparks(originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, 20*count);
-                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x808080,0x808080, tex_particle, 3, 0, 256, 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x808080,0x808080, tex_particle, 3, 0, 256, 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                        }
                }
                // bullet hole
@@ -984,28 +1098,28 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                if (cl_particles_bulletimpacts.integer)
                {
                        if (cl_particles_quake.integer)
-                               CL_ParticleEffect(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 20*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticlesFromEffectinfo(EFFECT_SVC_PARTICLE, 20*count, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, NULL, 0, spawndlight, spawnparticles, NULL, NULL, 1, wanttrail);
                        else
                        {
                                CL_Smoke(originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, 4*count);
                                CL_Sparks(originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, 20*count);
-                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x808080,0x808080, tex_particle, 3, 0, 256, 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x808080,0x808080, tex_particle, 3, 0, 256, 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                        }
                }
                // bullet hole
                R_Stain(center, 16, 40, 40, 40, 64, 88, 88, 88, 64);
                CL_SpawnDecalParticleForPoint(center, 6, 3, 255, tex_bulletdecal[rand()&7], 0xFFFFFF, 0xFFFFFF);
-               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &tempmatrix, 100, 0.15f, 0.15f, 1.5f, 500, 0.2, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 1, 0, 0, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
+               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &lightmatrix, 100, 0.15f, 0.15f, 1.5f, 500, 0.2, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 1, 0, 0, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
        }
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TE_EXPLOSION)
        {
                CL_ParticleExplosion(center);
-               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &tempmatrix, 350, 4.0f, 2.0f, 0.50f, 700, 0.5, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 0.25, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
+               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &lightmatrix, 350, 4.0f, 2.0f, 0.50f, 700, 0.5, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 0.25, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
        }
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TE_EXPLOSIONQUAD)
        {
                CL_ParticleExplosion(center);
-               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &tempmatrix, 350, 2.5f, 2.0f, 4.0f, 700, 0.5, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 0.25, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
+               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &lightmatrix, 350, 2.5f, 2.0f, 4.0f, 700, 0.5, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 0.25, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
        }
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TE_TAREXPLOSION)
        {
@@ -1015,22 +1129,22 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                        for (i = 0;i < 1024 * cl_particles_quality.value;i++)
                        {
                                if (i & 1)
-                                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, particlepalette[66], particlepalette[71], tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, center[0], center[1], center[2], 0, 0, 0, -4, -4, 16, 256, true, (rand() & 1) ? 1.4 : 1.0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, particlepalette[66], particlepalette[71], tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, center[0], center[1], center[2], 0, 0, 0, -4, -4, 16, 256, true, (rand() & 1) ? 1.4 : 1.0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                else
-                                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, particlepalette[150], particlepalette[155], tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, center[0], center[1], center[2], 0, 0, lhrandom(-256, 256), 0, 0, 16, 0, true, (rand() & 1) ? 1.4 : 1.0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, particlepalette[150], particlepalette[155], tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, center[0], center[1], center[2], 0, 0, lhrandom(-256, 256), 0, 0, 16, 0, true, (rand() & 1) ? 1.4 : 1.0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                        }
                }
                else
                        CL_ParticleExplosion(center);
-               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &tempmatrix, 600, 1.6f, 0.8f, 2.0f, 1200, 0.5, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 0.25, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
+               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &lightmatrix, 600, 1.6f, 0.8f, 2.0f, 1200, 0.5, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 0.25, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
        }
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TE_SMALLFLASH)
-               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &tempmatrix, 200, 2, 2, 2, 1000, 0.2, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 0.25, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
+               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &lightmatrix, 200, 2, 2, 2, 1000, 0.2, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 0.25, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TE_FLAMEJET)
        {
                count *= cl_particles_quality.value;
                while (count-- > 0)
-                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_smoke, 0x6f0f00, 0xe3974f, tex_particle, 4, 0, lhrandom(64, 128), 384, -1, 1.1, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 1, 4, 0, 128, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_smoke, 0x6f0f00, 0xe3974f, tex_particle, 4, 0, lhrandom(64, 128), 384, -1, 1.1, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 1, 4, 0, 128, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
        }
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TE_LAVASPLASH)
        {
@@ -1049,7 +1163,7 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                                org[1] = center[1] + dir[1];
                                org[2] = center[2] + lhrandom(0, 64);
                                vel = lhrandom(50, 120) / VectorLength(dir); // normalize and scale
-                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, particlepalette[224], particlepalette[231], tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0.05, 0, org[0], org[1], org[2], dir[0] * vel, dir[1] * vel, dir[2] * vel, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, lhrandom(2, 2.62), 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, particlepalette[224], particlepalette[231], tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0.05, 0, org[0], org[1], org[2], dir[0] * vel, dir[1] * vel, dir[2] * vel, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, lhrandom(2, 2.62), 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                        }
                }
        }
@@ -1072,31 +1186,31 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                                        VectorNormalize(dir);
                                        vel = lhrandom(50, 113);
                                        if (cl_particles_quake.integer)
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, particlepalette[7], particlepalette[14], tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, center[0] + i + lhrandom(0, inc), center[1] + j + lhrandom(0, inc), center[2] + k + lhrandom(0, inc), dir[0] * vel, dir[1] * vel, dir[2] * vel, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, lhrandom(0.2, 0.34), 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, particlepalette[7], particlepalette[14], tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, center[0] + i + lhrandom(0, inc), center[1] + j + lhrandom(0, inc), center[2] + k + lhrandom(0, inc), dir[0] * vel, dir[1] * vel, dir[2] * vel, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, lhrandom(0.2, 0.34), 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        else
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, particlepalette[7], particlepalette[14], tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, inc * lhrandom(37, 63), inc * 187, 0, 0, center[0] + i + lhrandom(0, inc), center[1] + j + lhrandom(0, inc), center[2] + k + lhrandom(0, inc), dir[0] * vel, dir[1] * vel, dir[2] * vel, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, particlepalette[7], particlepalette[14], tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, inc * lhrandom(37, 63), inc * 187, 0, 0, center[0] + i + lhrandom(0, inc), center[1] + j + lhrandom(0, inc), center[2] + k + lhrandom(0, inc), dir[0] * vel, dir[1] * vel, dir[2] * vel, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                }
                        }
                }
                if (!cl_particles_quake.integer)
-                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0xffffff, 0xffffff, tex_particle, 30, 0, 256, 512, 0, 0, center[0], center[1], center[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, false, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
-               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &tempmatrix, 200, 2.0f, 2.0f, 2.0f, 400, 99.0f, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 1, 0, 0, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
+                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0xffffff, 0xffffff, tex_particle, 30, 0, 256, 512, 0, 0, center[0], center[1], center[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, false, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
+               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &lightmatrix, 200, 2.0f, 2.0f, 2.0f, 400, 99.0f, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 1, 0, 0, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
        }
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TE_TEI_G3)
-               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_beam, 0xFFFFFF, 0xFFFFFF, tex_beam, 8, 0, 256, 256, 0, 0, originmins[0], originmins[1], originmins[2], originmaxs[0], originmaxs[1], originmaxs[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, false, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_HBEAM, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_beam, 0xFFFFFF, 0xFFFFFF, tex_beam, 8, 0, 256, 256, 0, 0, originmins[0], originmins[1], originmins[2], originmaxs[0], originmaxs[1], originmaxs[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, false, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_HBEAM, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TE_TEI_SMOKE)
        {
                if (cl_particles_smoke.integer)
                {
                        count *= 0.25f * cl_particles_quality.value;
                        while (count-- > 0)
-                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_smoke, 0x202020, 0x404040, tex_smoke[rand()&7], 5, 0, 255, 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 0, 0, 1.5f, 6.0f, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_smoke, 0x202020, 0x404040, tex_smoke[rand()&7], 5, 0, 255, 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 0, 0, 1.5f, 6.0f, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                }
        }
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TE_TEI_BIGEXPLOSION)
        {
                CL_ParticleExplosion(center);
-               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &tempmatrix, 500, 2.5f, 2.0f, 1.0f, 500, 9999, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 0.5, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
+               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &lightmatrix, 500, 2.5f, 2.0f, 1.0f, 500, 9999, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 0.5, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
        }
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TE_TEI_PLASMAHIT)
        {
@@ -1105,31 +1219,35 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                CL_SpawnDecalParticleForPoint(center, 6, 8, 255, tex_bulletdecal[rand()&7], 0xFFFFFF, 0xFFFFFF);
                if (cl_particles_smoke.integer)
                        for (f = 0;f < count;f += 4.0f / cl_particles_quality.value)
-                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_smoke, 0x202020, 0x404040, tex_smoke[rand()&7], 5, 0, 255, 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 0, 0, 20, 155, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_smoke, 0x202020, 0x404040, tex_smoke[rand()&7], 5, 0, 255, 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 0, 0, 20, 155, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                if (cl_particles_sparks.integer)
                        for (f = 0;f < count;f += 1.0f / cl_particles_quality.value)
-                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_spark, 0x2030FF, 0x80C0FF, tex_particle, 2.0f, 0, lhrandom(64, 255), 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, 465, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_SPARK, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
-               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &tempmatrix, 500, 0.6f, 1.2f, 2.0f, 2000, 9999, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 0.25, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
+                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_spark, 0x2030FF, 0x80C0FF, tex_particle, 2.0f, 0, lhrandom(64, 255), 512, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, 465, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_SPARK, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
+               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &lightmatrix, 500, 0.6f, 1.2f, 2.0f, 2000, 9999, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 0.25, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
        }
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_EF_FLAME)
        {
+               if (!spawnparticles)
+                       count = 0;
                count *= 300 * cl_particles_quality.value;
                while (count-- > 0)
-                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_smoke, 0x6f0f00, 0xe3974f, tex_particle, 4, 0, lhrandom(64, 128), 384, -1, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 1, 4, 16, 128, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
-               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &tempmatrix, 200, 2.0f, 1.5f, 0.5f, 0, 0, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 0.25, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
+                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_smoke, 0x6f0f00, 0xe3974f, tex_particle, 4, 0, lhrandom(64, 128), 384, -1, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 1, 4, 16, 128, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
+               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &lightmatrix, 200, 2.0f, 1.5f, 0.5f, 0, 0, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 0.25, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
        }
        else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_EF_STARDUST)
        {
+               if (!spawnparticles)
+                       count = 0;
                count *= 200 * cl_particles_quality.value;
                while (count-- > 0)
-                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x903010, 0xFFD030, tex_particle, 4, 0, lhrandom(64, 128), 128, 1, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 0.2, 0.8, 16, 128, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
-               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &tempmatrix, 200, 1.0f, 0.7f, 0.3f, 0, 0, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 0.25, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
+                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x903010, 0xFFD030, tex_particle, 4, 0, lhrandom(64, 128), 128, 1, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 0.2, 0.8, 16, 128, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
+               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &lightmatrix, 200, 1.0f, 0.7f, 0.3f, 0, 0, 0, -1, true, 1, 0.25, 0.25, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
        }
        else if (!strncmp(particleeffectname[effectnameindex], "TR_", 3))
        {
                vec3_t dir, pos;
                float len, dec, qd;
-               int smoke, blood, bubbles, r, color;
+               int smoke, blood, bubbles, r, color, spawnedcount;
 
                if (spawndlight && r_refdef.scene.numlights < MAX_DLIGHTS)
                {
@@ -1150,9 +1268,9 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
 
                        if (light[3])
                        {
-                               matrix4x4_t tempmatrix;
-                               Matrix4x4_CreateFromQuakeEntity(&tempmatrix, originmaxs[0], originmaxs[1], originmaxs[2], 0, 0, 0, light[3]);
-                               R_RTLight_Update(&r_refdef.scene.templights[r_refdef.scene.numlights], false, &tempmatrix, light, -1, NULL, true, 1, 0.25, 0, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
+                               matrix4x4_t traillightmatrix;
+                               Matrix4x4_CreateFromQuakeEntity(&traillightmatrix, originmaxs[0], originmaxs[1], originmaxs[2], 0, 0, 0, light[3]);
+                               R_RTLight_Update(&r_refdef.scene.templights[r_refdef.scene.numlights], false, &traillightmatrix, light, -1, NULL, true, 1, 0.25, 0, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
                                r_refdef.scene.lights[r_refdef.scene.numlights] = &r_refdef.scene.templights[r_refdef.scene.numlights];r_refdef.scene.numlights++;
                        }
                }
@@ -1165,6 +1283,7 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
 
                VectorSubtract(originmaxs, originmins, dir);
                len = VectorNormalizeLength(dir);
+
                if (ent)
                {
                        dec = -ent->persistent.trail_time;
@@ -1186,8 +1305,9 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                blood = cl_particles.integer && cl_particles_blood.integer;
                bubbles = cl_particles.integer && cl_particles_bubbles.integer && !cl_particles_quake.integer && (CL_PointSuperContents(pos) & (SUPERCONTENTS_WATER | SUPERCONTENTS_SLIME));
                qd = 1.0f / cl_particles_quality.value;
+               spawnedcount = 0;
 
-               while (len >= 0)
+               while (len >= 0 && ++spawnedcount <= 16384)
                {
                        dec = 3;
                        if (blood)
@@ -1197,12 +1317,12 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                                        if (cl_particles_quake.integer)
                                        {
                                                color = particlepalette[67 + (rand()&3)];
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0.05, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 3, 0, true, 2, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0.05, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 3, 0, true, 2, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        }
                                        else
                                        {
                                                dec = 16;
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_blood, 0xFFFFFF, 0xFFFFFF, tex_bloodparticle[rand()&7], 8, 0, qd * cl_particles_blood_alpha.value * 768.0f, qd * cl_particles_blood_alpha.value * 384.0f, 1, -1, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 1, 4, 0, 64, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_INVMOD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_blood, 0xFFFFFF, 0xFFFFFF, tex_bloodparticle[rand()&7], 8, 0, qd * cl_particles_blood_alpha.value * 768.0f, qd * cl_particles_blood_alpha.value * 384.0f, 1, -1, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 1, 4, 0, 64, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_INVMOD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        }
                                }
                                else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TR_SLIGHTBLOOD)
@@ -1211,12 +1331,12 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                                        {
                                                dec = 6;
                                                color = particlepalette[67 + (rand()&3)];
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0.05, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 3, 0, true, 2, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0.05, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 3, 0, true, 2, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        }
                                        else
                                        {
                                                dec = 32;
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_blood, 0xFFFFFF, 0xFFFFFF, tex_bloodparticle[rand()&7], 8, 0, qd * cl_particles_blood_alpha.value * 768.0f, qd * cl_particles_blood_alpha.value * 384.0f, 1, -1, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 1, 4, 0, 64, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_INVMOD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_blood, 0xFFFFFF, 0xFFFFFF, tex_bloodparticle[rand()&7], 8, 0, qd * cl_particles_blood_alpha.value * 768.0f, qd * cl_particles_blood_alpha.value * 384.0f, 1, -1, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 1, 4, 0, 64, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_INVMOD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        }
                                }
                        }
@@ -1228,12 +1348,12 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                                        {
                                                r = rand()&3;
                                                color = particlepalette[ramp3[r]];
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, -0.05, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 3, 0, true, 0.1372549*(6-r), 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, -0.05, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 3, 0, true, 0.1372549*(6-r), 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        }
                                        else
                                        {
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_smoke, 0x303030, 0x606060, tex_smoke[rand()&7], 3, 0, cl_particles_smoke_alpha.value*62, cl_particles_smoke_alphafade.value*62, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x801010, 0xFFA020, tex_smoke[rand()&7], 3, 0, cl_particles_smoke_alpha.value*288, cl_particles_smoke_alphafade.value*1400, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 20, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_smoke, 0x303030, 0x606060, tex_smoke[rand()&7], 3, 0, cl_particles_smoke_alpha.value*62, cl_particles_smoke_alphafade.value*62, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x801010, 0xFFA020, tex_smoke[rand()&7], 3, 0, cl_particles_smoke_alpha.value*288, cl_particles_smoke_alphafade.value*1400, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 20, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        }
                                }
                                else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TR_GRENADE)
@@ -1242,11 +1362,11 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                                        {
                                                r = 2 + (rand()%5);
                                                color = particlepalette[ramp3[r]];
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, -0.05, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 3, 0, true, 0.1372549*(6-r), 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, -0.05, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 3, 0, true, 0.1372549*(6-r), 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        }
                                        else
                                        {
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_smoke, 0x303030, 0x606060, tex_smoke[rand()&7], 3, 0, cl_particles_smoke_alpha.value*50, cl_particles_smoke_alphafade.value*75, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_smoke, 0x303030, 0x606060, tex_smoke[rand()&7], 3, 0, cl_particles_smoke_alpha.value*50, cl_particles_smoke_alphafade.value*75, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        }
                                }
                                else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TR_WIZSPIKE)
@@ -1255,18 +1375,18 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                                        {
                                                dec = 6;
                                                color = particlepalette[52 + (rand()&7)];
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 30*dir[1], 30*-dir[0], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0.5, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 30*-dir[1], 30*dir[0], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0.5, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 30*dir[1], 30*-dir[0], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0.5, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 30*-dir[1], 30*dir[0], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0.5, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        }
                                        else if (gamemode == GAME_GOODVSBAD2)
                                        {
                                                dec = 6;
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x00002E, 0x000030, tex_particle, 6, 0, 128, 384, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x00002E, 0x000030, tex_particle, 6, 0, 128, 384, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        }
                                        else
                                        {
                                                color = particlepalette[20 + (rand()&7)];
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, color, color, tex_particle, 2, 0, 64, 192, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, color, color, tex_particle, 2, 0, 64, 192, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        }
                                }
                                else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TR_KNIGHTSPIKE)
@@ -1275,13 +1395,13 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                                        {
                                                dec = 6;
                                                color = particlepalette[230 + (rand()&7)];
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 30*dir[1], 30*-dir[0], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0.5, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 30*-dir[1], 30*dir[0], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0.5, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 30*dir[1], 30*-dir[0], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0.5, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 30*-dir[1], 30*dir[0], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0.5, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        }
                                        else
                                        {
                                                color = particlepalette[226 + (rand()&7)];
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, color, color, tex_particle, 2, 0, 64, 192, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, color, color, tex_particle, 2, 0, 64, 192, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        }
                                }
                                else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TR_VORESPIKE)
@@ -1289,40 +1409,40 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
                                        if (cl_particles_quake.integer)
                                        {
                                                color = particlepalette[152 + (rand()&3)];
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 8, 0, true, 0.3, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 8, 0, true, 0.3, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        }
                                        else if (gamemode == GAME_GOODVSBAD2)
                                        {
                                                dec = 6;
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, particlepalette[0 + (rand()&255)], particlepalette[0 + (rand()&255)], tex_particle, 6, 0, 255, 384, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, particlepalette[0 + (rand()&255)], particlepalette[0 + (rand()&255)], tex_particle, 6, 0, 255, 384, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        }
                                        else if (gamemode == GAME_PRYDON)
                                        {
                                                dec = 6;
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x103040, 0x204050, tex_particle, 6, 0, 64, 192, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x103040, 0x204050, tex_particle, 6, 0, 64, 192, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                        }
                                        else
-                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x502030, 0x502030, tex_particle, 3, 0, 64, 192, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x502030, 0x502030, tex_particle, 3, 0, 64, 192, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                }
                                else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TR_NEHAHRASMOKE)
                                {
                                        dec = 7;
-                                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, 0x303030, 0x606060, tex_smoke[rand()&7], 7, 0, 64, 320, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, lhrandom(4, 12), 0, 0, 0, 4, false, 0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, 0x303030, 0x606060, tex_smoke[rand()&7], 7, 0, 64, 320, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, lhrandom(4, 12), 0, 0, 0, 4, false, 0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                }
                                else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TR_NEXUIZPLASMA)
                                {
                                        dec = 4;
-                                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x283880, 0x283880, tex_particle, 4, 0, 255, 1024, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 16, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_static, 0x283880, 0x283880, tex_particle, 4, 0, 255, 1024, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 16, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                }
                                else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TR_GLOWTRAIL)
-                                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, particlepalette[palettecolor], particlepalette[palettecolor], tex_particle, 5, 0, 128, 320, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, particlepalette[palettecolor], particlepalette[palettecolor], tex_particle, 5, 0, 128, 320, 0, 0, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                        }
                        if (bubbles)
                        {
                                if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TR_ROCKET)
-                                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_bubble, 0x404040, 0x808080, tex_bubble, 2, 0, lhrandom(128, 512), 512, -0.25, 1.5, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0.0625, 0.25, 0, 16, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_bubble, 0x404040, 0x808080, tex_bubble, 2, 0, lhrandom(128, 512), 512, -0.25, 1.5, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0.0625, 0.25, 0, 16, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                else if (effectnameindex == EFFECT_TR_GRENADE)
-                                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_bubble, 0x404040, 0x808080, tex_bubble, 2, 0, lhrandom(128, 512), 512, -0.25, 1.5, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0.0625, 0.25, 0, 16, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_bubble, 0x404040, 0x808080, tex_bubble, 2, 0, lhrandom(128, 512), 512, -0.25, 1.5, pos[0], pos[1], pos[2], 0, 0, 0, 0.0625, 0.25, 0, 16, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                        }
                        // advance to next time and position
                        dec *= qd;
@@ -1338,11 +1458,10 @@ void CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(int effectnameindex, float count, const vec3_t o
 
 // this is also called on point effects with spawndlight = true and
 // spawnparticles = true
-// it is called CL_ParticleTrail because most code does not want to supply
-// these parameters, only trail handling does
-void CL_ParticleTrail(int effectnameindex, float pcount, const vec3_t originmins, const vec3_t originmaxs, const vec3_t velocitymins, const vec3_t velocitymaxs, entity_t *ent, int palettecolor, qboolean spawndlight, qboolean spawnparticles)
+static void CL_NewParticlesFromEffectinfo(int effectnameindex, float pcount, const vec3_t originmins, const vec3_t originmaxs, const vec3_t velocitymins, const vec3_t velocitymaxs, entity_t *ent, int palettecolor, qboolean spawndlight, qboolean spawnparticles, float tintmins[4], float tintmaxs[4], float fade, qboolean wanttrail)
 {
        qboolean found = false;
+       char vabuf[1024];
        if (effectnameindex < 1 || effectnameindex >= MAX_PARTICLEEFFECTNAME || !particleeffectname[effectnameindex][0])
        {
                Con_DPrintf("Unknown effect number %i received from server\n", effectnameindex);
@@ -1358,11 +1477,17 @@ void CL_ParticleTrail(int effectnameindex, float pcount, const vec3_t originmins
                vec3_t traildir;
                vec3_t trailpos;
                vec3_t rvec;
+               vec3_t angles;
+               vec3_t velocity;
+               vec3_t forward;
+               vec3_t right;
+               vec3_t up;
                vec_t traillen;
                vec_t trailstep;
                qboolean underwater;
                qboolean immediatebloodstain;
                particle_t *part;
+               float avgtint[4], tint[4], tintlerp;
                // note this runs multiple effects with the same name, each one spawns only one kind of particle, so some effects need more than one
                VectorLerp(originmins, 0.5, originmaxs, center);
                supercontents = CL_PointSuperContents(center);
@@ -1370,10 +1495,24 @@ void CL_ParticleTrail(int effectnameindex, float pcount, const vec3_t originmins
                VectorSubtract(originmaxs, originmins, traildir);
                traillen = VectorLength(traildir);
                VectorNormalize(traildir);
+               if(tintmins)
+               {
+                       Vector4Lerp(tintmins, 0.5, tintmaxs, avgtint);
+               }
+               else
+               {
+                       Vector4Set(avgtint, 1, 1, 1, 1);
+               }
                for (effectinfoindex = 0, info = particleeffectinfo;effectinfoindex < MAX_PARTICLEEFFECTINFO && info->effectnameindex;effectinfoindex++, info++)
                {
-                       if (info->effectnameindex == effectnameindex)
+                       if ((info->effectnameindex == effectnameindex) && (info->flags & PARTICLEEFFECT_DEFINED))
                        {
+                               qboolean definedastrail = info->trailspacing > 0;
+
+                               qboolean drawastrail = wanttrail;
+                               if (cl_particles_forcetraileffects.integer)
+                                       drawastrail = drawastrail || definedastrail;
+
                                found = true;
                                if ((info->flags & PARTICLEEFFECT_UNDERWATER) && !underwater)
                                        continue;
@@ -1384,7 +1523,7 @@ void CL_ParticleTrail(int effectnameindex, float pcount, const vec3_t originmins
                                if (info->lightradiusstart > 0 && spawndlight)
                                {
                                        matrix4x4_t tempmatrix;
-                                       if (info->trailspacing > 0)
+                                       if (drawastrail)
                                                Matrix4x4_CreateTranslate(&tempmatrix, originmaxs[0], originmaxs[1], originmaxs[2]);
                                        else
                                                Matrix4x4_CreateTranslate(&tempmatrix, center[0], center[1], center[2]);
@@ -1392,14 +1531,17 @@ void CL_ParticleTrail(int effectnameindex, float pcount, const vec3_t originmins
                                        {
                                                // light flash (explosion, etc)
                                                // called when effect starts
-                                               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &tempmatrix, info->lightradiusstart, info->lightcolor[0], info->lightcolor[1], info->lightcolor[2], info->lightradiusfade, info->lighttime, info->lightcubemapnum, -1, info->lightshadow, 1, 0.25, 0, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
+                                               CL_AllocLightFlash(NULL, &tempmatrix, info->lightradiusstart, info->lightcolor[0]*avgtint[0]*avgtint[3], info->lightcolor[1]*avgtint[1]*avgtint[3], info->lightcolor[2]*avgtint[2]*avgtint[3], info->lightradiusfade, info->lighttime, info->lightcubemapnum, -1, info->lightshadow, info->lightcorona[0], info->lightcorona[1], 0, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
                                        }
                                        else if (r_refdef.scene.numlights < MAX_DLIGHTS)
                                        {
                                                // glowing entity
                                                // called by CL_LinkNetworkEntity
                                                Matrix4x4_Scale(&tempmatrix, info->lightradiusstart, 1);
-                                               R_RTLight_Update(&r_refdef.scene.templights[r_refdef.scene.numlights], false, &tempmatrix, info->lightcolor, -1, info->lightcubemapnum > 0 ? va("cubemaps/%i", info->lightcubemapnum) : NULL, info->lightshadow, 1, 0.25, 0, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
+                                               rvec[0] = info->lightcolor[0]*avgtint[0]*avgtint[3];
+                                               rvec[1] = info->lightcolor[1]*avgtint[1]*avgtint[3];
+                                               rvec[2] = info->lightcolor[2]*avgtint[2]*avgtint[3];
+                                               R_RTLight_Update(&r_refdef.scene.templights[r_refdef.scene.numlights], false, &tempmatrix, rvec, -1, info->lightcubemapnum > 0 ? va(vabuf, sizeof(vabuf), "cubemaps/%i", info->lightcubemapnum) : NULL, info->lightshadow, info->lightcorona[0], info->lightcorona[1], 0, 1, 1, LIGHTFLAG_NORMALMODE | LIGHTFLAG_REALTIMEMODE);
                                                r_refdef.scene.lights[r_refdef.scene.numlights] = &r_refdef.scene.templights[r_refdef.scene.numlights];r_refdef.scene.numlights++;
                                        }
                                }
@@ -1422,11 +1564,28 @@ void CL_ParticleTrail(int effectnameindex, float pcount, const vec3_t originmins
                                        staintex = min(staintex, info->staintex[1] - 1);
                                }
                                if (info->particletype == pt_decal)
-                                       CL_SpawnDecalParticleForPoint(center, info->originjitter[0], lhrandom(info->size[0], info->size[1]), lhrandom(info->alpha[0], info->alpha[1]), tex, info->color[0], info->color[1]);
+                               {
+                                       VectorMAM(0.5f, velocitymins, 0.5f, velocitymaxs, velocity);
+                                       AnglesFromVectors(angles, velocity, NULL, false);
+                                       AngleVectors(angles, forward, right, up);
+                                       VectorMAMAMAM(1.0f, center, info->relativeoriginoffset[0], forward, info->relativeoriginoffset[1], right, info->relativeoriginoffset[2], up, trailpos);
+
+                                       CL_SpawnDecalParticleForPoint(trailpos, info->originjitter[0], lhrandom(info->size[0], info->size[1]), lhrandom(info->alpha[0], info->alpha[1])*avgtint[3], tex, info->color[0], info->color[1]);
+                               }
                                else if (info->orientation == PARTICLE_HBEAM)
-                                       CL_NewParticle(center, info->particletype, info->color[0], info->color[1], tex, lhrandom(info->size[0], info->size[1]), info->size[2], lhrandom(info->alpha[0], info->alpha[1]), info->alpha[2], 0, 0, originmins[0], originmins[1], originmins[2], originmaxs[0], originmaxs[1], originmaxs[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, false, lhrandom(info->time[0], info->time[1]), info->stretchfactor, info->blendmode, info->orientation, info->staincolor[0], info->staincolor[1], staintex, lhrandom(info->stainalpha[0], info->stainalpha[1]), lhrandom(info->stainsize[0], info->stainsize[1]), 0, 0);
+                               {
+                                       if (!drawastrail)
+                                               continue;
+
+                                       AnglesFromVectors(angles, traildir, NULL, false);
+                                       AngleVectors(angles, forward, right, up);
+                                       VectorMAMAM(info->relativeoriginoffset[0], forward, info->relativeoriginoffset[1], right, info->relativeoriginoffset[2], up, trailpos);
+
+                                       CL_NewParticle(center, info->particletype, info->color[0], info->color[1], tex, lhrandom(info->size[0], info->size[1]), info->size[2], lhrandom(info->alpha[0], info->alpha[1]), info->alpha[2], 0, 0, originmins[0] + trailpos[0], originmins[1] + trailpos[1], originmins[2] + trailpos[2], originmaxs[0], originmaxs[1], originmaxs[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, false, lhrandom(info->time[0], info->time[1]), info->stretchfactor, info->blendmode, info->orientation, info->staincolor[0], info->staincolor[1], staintex, lhrandom(info->stainalpha[0], info->stainalpha[1]), lhrandom(info->stainsize[0], info->stainsize[1]), 0, 0, tintmins ? avgtint : NULL);
+                               }
                                else
                                {
+                                       float cnt;
                                        if (!cl_particles.integer)
                                                continue;
                                        switch (info->particletype)
@@ -1439,19 +1598,50 @@ void CL_ParticleTrail(int effectnameindex, float pcount, const vec3_t originmins
                                        case pt_snow: if (!cl_particles_snow.integer) continue;break;
                                        default: break;
                                        }
-                                       VectorCopy(originmins, trailpos);
-                                       if (info->trailspacing > 0)
-                                       {
-                                               info->particleaccumulator += traillen / info->trailspacing * cl_particles_quality.value;
-                                               trailstep = info->trailspacing / cl_particles_quality.value;
+
+                                       cnt = info->countabsolute;
+                                       cnt += (pcount * info->countmultiplier) * cl_particles_quality.value;
+                                       // if drawastrail is not set, we will
+                                       // use the regular cnt-based random
+                                       // particle spawning at the center; so
+                                       // do NOT apply trailspacing then!
+                                       if (drawastrail && definedastrail)
+                                               cnt += (traillen / info->trailspacing) * cl_particles_quality.value;
+                                       cnt *= fade;
+                                       if (cnt == 0)
+                                               continue;  // nothing to draw
+                                       info->particleaccumulator += cnt;
+
+                                       if (drawastrail || definedastrail)
                                                immediatebloodstain = false;
+                                       else
+                                               immediatebloodstain =
+                                                       ((cl_decals_newsystem_immediatebloodstain.integer >= 1) && (info->particletype == pt_blood))
+                                                       ||
+                                                       ((cl_decals_newsystem_immediatebloodstain.integer >= 2) && staintex);
+
+                                       if (drawastrail)
+                                       {
+                                               VectorCopy(originmins, trailpos);
+                                               trailstep = traillen / cnt;
                                        }
                                        else
                                        {
-                                               info->particleaccumulator += info->countabsolute + pcount * info->countmultiplier * cl_particles_quality.value;
+                                               VectorCopy(center, trailpos);
                                                trailstep = 0;
-                                               immediatebloodstain = info->particletype == pt_blood || staintex;
                                        }
+
+                                       if (trailstep == 0)
+                                       {
+                                               VectorMAM(0.5f, velocitymins, 0.5f, velocitymaxs, velocity);
+                                               AnglesFromVectors(angles, velocity, NULL, false);
+                                       }
+                                       else
+                                               AnglesFromVectors(angles, traildir, NULL, false);
+
+                                       AngleVectors(angles, forward, right, up);
+                                       VectorMAMAMAM(1.0f, trailpos, info->relativeoriginoffset[0], forward, info->relativeoriginoffset[1], right, info->relativeoriginoffset[2], up, trailpos);
+                                       VectorMAMAM(info->relativevelocityoffset[0], forward, info->relativevelocityoffset[1], right, info->relativevelocityoffset[2], up, velocity);
                                        info->particleaccumulator = bound(0, info->particleaccumulator, 16384);
                                        for (;info->particleaccumulator >= 1;info->particleaccumulator--)
                                        {
@@ -1460,14 +1650,19 @@ void CL_ParticleTrail(int effectnameindex, float pcount, const vec3_t originmins
                                                        tex = (int)lhrandom(info->tex[0], info->tex[1]);
                                                        tex = min(tex, info->tex[1] - 1);
                                                }
-                                               if (!trailstep)
+                                               if (!(drawastrail || definedastrail))
                                                {
                                                        trailpos[0] = lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]);
                                                        trailpos[1] = lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]);
                                                        trailpos[2] = lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]);
                                                }
+                                               if(tintmins)
+                                               {
+                                                       tintlerp = lhrandom(0, 1);
+                                                       Vector4Lerp(tintmins, tintlerp, tintmaxs, tint);
+                                               }
                                                VectorRandom(rvec);
-                                               part = CL_NewParticle(center, info->particletype, info->color[0], info->color[1], tex, lhrandom(info->size[0], info->size[1]), info->size[2], lhrandom(info->alpha[0], info->alpha[1]), info->alpha[2], info->gravity, info->bounce, trailpos[0] + info->originoffset[0] + info->originjitter[0] * rvec[0], trailpos[1] + info->originoffset[1] + info->originjitter[1] * rvec[1], trailpos[2] + info->originoffset[2] + info->originjitter[2] * rvec[2], lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]) * info->velocitymultiplier + info->velocityoffset[0] + info->velocityjitter[0] * rvec[0], lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]) * info->velocitymultiplier + info->velocityoffset[1] + info->velocityjitter[1] * rvec[1], lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]) * info->velocitymultiplier + info->velocityoffset[2] + info->velocityjitter[2] * rvec[2], info->airfriction, info->liquidfriction, 0, 0, info->countabsolute <= 0, lhrandom(info->time[0], info->time[1]), info->stretchfactor, info->blendmode, info->orientation, info->staincolor[0], info->staincolor[1], staintex, lhrandom(info->stainalpha[0], info->stainalpha[1]), lhrandom(info->stainsize[0], info->stainsize[1]), lhrandom(info->rotate[0], info->rotate[1]), lhrandom(info->rotate[2], info->rotate[3]));
+                                               part = CL_NewParticle(center, info->particletype, info->color[0], info->color[1], tex, lhrandom(info->size[0], info->size[1]), info->size[2], lhrandom(info->alpha[0], info->alpha[1]), info->alpha[2], info->gravity, info->bounce, trailpos[0] + info->originoffset[0] + info->originjitter[0] * rvec[0], trailpos[1] + info->originoffset[1] + info->originjitter[1] * rvec[1], trailpos[2] + info->originoffset[2] + info->originjitter[2] * rvec[2], lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]) * info->velocitymultiplier + info->velocityoffset[0] + info->velocityjitter[0] * rvec[0] + velocity[0], lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]) * info->velocitymultiplier + info->velocityoffset[1] + info->velocityjitter[1] * rvec[1] + velocity[1], lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]) * info->velocitymultiplier + info->velocityoffset[2] + info->velocityjitter[2] * rvec[2] + velocity[2], info->airfriction, info->liquidfriction, 0, 0, info->countabsolute <= 0, lhrandom(info->time[0], info->time[1]), info->stretchfactor, info->blendmode, info->orientation, info->staincolor[0], info->staincolor[1], staintex, lhrandom(info->stainalpha[0], info->stainalpha[1]), lhrandom(info->stainsize[0], info->stainsize[1]), lhrandom(info->rotate[0], info->rotate[1]), lhrandom(info->rotate[2], info->rotate[3]), tintmins ? tint : NULL);
                                                if (immediatebloodstain && part)
                                                {
                                                        immediatebloodstain = false;
@@ -1481,12 +1676,23 @@ void CL_ParticleTrail(int effectnameindex, float pcount, const vec3_t originmins
                }
        }
        if (!found)
-               CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(effectnameindex, pcount, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, ent, palettecolor, spawndlight, spawnparticles);
+               CL_ParticleEffect_Fallback(effectnameindex, pcount, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, ent, palettecolor, spawndlight, spawnparticles, wanttrail);
+}
+
+void CL_ParticleTrail(int effectnameindex, float pcount, const vec3_t originmins, const vec3_t originmaxs, const vec3_t velocitymins, const vec3_t velocitymaxs, entity_t *ent, int palettecolor, qboolean spawndlight, qboolean spawnparticles, float tintmins[4], float tintmaxs[4], float fade)
+{
+       CL_NewParticlesFromEffectinfo(effectnameindex, pcount, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, ent, palettecolor, spawndlight, spawnparticles, tintmins, tintmaxs, fade, true);
+}
+
+void CL_ParticleBox(int effectnameindex, float pcount, const vec3_t originmins, const vec3_t originmaxs, const vec3_t velocitymins, const vec3_t velocitymaxs, entity_t *ent, int palettecolor, qboolean spawndlight, qboolean spawnparticles, float tintmins[4], float tintmaxs[4], float fade)
+{
+       CL_NewParticlesFromEffectinfo(effectnameindex, pcount, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, ent, palettecolor, spawndlight, spawnparticles, tintmins, tintmaxs, fade, false);
 }
 
+// note: this one ONLY does boxes!
 void CL_ParticleEffect(int effectnameindex, float pcount, const vec3_t originmins, const vec3_t originmaxs, const vec3_t velocitymins, const vec3_t velocitymaxs, entity_t *ent, int palettecolor)
 {
-       CL_ParticleTrail(effectnameindex, pcount, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, ent, palettecolor, true, true);
+       CL_ParticleBox(effectnameindex, pcount, originmins, originmaxs, velocitymins, velocitymaxs, ent, palettecolor, true, true, NULL, NULL, 1);
 }
 
 /*
@@ -1496,8 +1702,9 @@ CL_EntityParticles
 */
 void CL_EntityParticles (const entity_t *ent)
 {
-       int i;
-       float pitch, yaw, dist = 64, beamlength = 16, org[3], v[3];
+       int i, j;
+       vec_t pitch, yaw, dist = 64, beamlength = 16;
+       vec3_t org, v;
        static vec3_t avelocities[NUMVERTEXNORMALS];
        if (!cl_particles.integer) return;
        if (cl.time <= cl.oldtime) return; // don't spawn new entity particles while paused
@@ -1505,8 +1712,9 @@ void CL_EntityParticles (const entity_t *ent)
        Matrix4x4_OriginFromMatrix(&ent->render.matrix, org);
 
        if (!avelocities[0][0])
-               for (i = 0;i < NUMVERTEXNORMALS * 3;i++)
-                       avelocities[0][i] = lhrandom(0, 2.55);
+               for (i = 0;i < NUMVERTEXNORMALS;i++)
+                       for (j = 0;j < 3;j++)
+                               avelocities[i][j] = lhrandom(0, 2.55);
 
        for (i = 0;i < NUMVERTEXNORMALS;i++)
        {
@@ -1515,14 +1723,15 @@ void CL_EntityParticles (const entity_t *ent)
                v[0] = org[0] + m_bytenormals[i][0] * dist + (cos(pitch)*cos(yaw)) * beamlength;
                v[1] = org[1] + m_bytenormals[i][1] * dist + (cos(pitch)*sin(yaw)) * beamlength;
                v[2] = org[2] + m_bytenormals[i][2] * dist + (-sin(pitch)) * beamlength;
-               CL_NewParticle(org, pt_entityparticle, particlepalette[0x6f], particlepalette[0x6f], tex_particle, 1, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, v[0], v[1], v[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+               CL_NewParticle(org, pt_entityparticle, particlepalette[0x6f], particlepalette[0x6f], tex_particle, 1, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, v[0], v[1], v[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
        }
 }
 
 
 void CL_ReadPointFile_f (void)
 {
-       vec3_t org, leakorg;
+       double org[3], leakorg[3];
+       vec3_t vecorg;
        int r, c, s;
        char *pointfile = NULL, *pointfilepos, *t, tchar;
        char name[MAX_QPATH];
@@ -1557,7 +1766,8 @@ void CL_ReadPointFile_f (void)
 #if _MSC_VER >= 1400
 #define sscanf sscanf_s
 #endif
-               r = sscanf (pointfilepos,"%f %f %f", &org[0], &org[1], &org[2]);
+               r = sscanf (pointfilepos,"%lf %lf %lf", &org[0], &org[1], &org[2]);
+               VectorCopy(org, vecorg);
                *t = tchar;
                pointfilepos = t;
                if (r != 3)
@@ -1569,16 +1779,21 @@ void CL_ReadPointFile_f (void)
                if (cl.num_particles < cl.max_particles - 3)
                {
                        s++;
-                       CL_NewParticle(org, pt_alphastatic, particlepalette[(-c)&15], particlepalette[(-c)&15], tex_particle, 2, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, org[0], org[1], org[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 1<<30, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                       CL_NewParticle(vecorg, pt_alphastatic, particlepalette[(-c)&15], particlepalette[(-c)&15], tex_particle, 2, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, org[0], org[1], org[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 1<<30, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                }
        }
        Mem_Free(pointfile);
-       VectorCopy(leakorg, org);
-       Con_Printf("%i points read (%i particles spawned)\nLeak at %f %f %f\n", c, s, org[0], org[1], org[2]);
+       VectorCopy(leakorg, vecorg);
+       Con_Printf("%i points read (%i particles spawned)\nLeak at %f %f %f\n", c, s, leakorg[0], leakorg[1], leakorg[2]);
+
+       if (c == 0)
+       {
+               return;
+       }
 
-       CL_NewParticle(org, pt_beam, 0xFF0000, 0xFF0000, tex_beam, 64, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, org[0] - 4096, org[1], org[2], org[0] + 4096, org[1], org[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, false, 1<<30, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_HBEAM, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
-       CL_NewParticle(org, pt_beam, 0x00FF00, 0x00FF00, tex_beam, 64, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, org[0], org[1] - 4096, org[2], org[0], org[1] + 4096, org[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, false, 1<<30, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_HBEAM, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
-       CL_NewParticle(org, pt_beam, 0x0000FF, 0x0000FF, tex_beam, 64, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, org[0], org[1], org[2] - 4096, org[0], org[1], org[2] + 4096, 0, 0, 0, 0, false, 1<<30, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_HBEAM, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+       CL_NewParticle(vecorg, pt_beam, 0xFF0000, 0xFF0000, tex_beam, 64, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, org[0] - 4096, org[1], org[2], org[0] + 4096, org[1], org[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, false, 1<<30, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_HBEAM, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
+       CL_NewParticle(vecorg, pt_beam, 0x00FF00, 0x00FF00, tex_beam, 64, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, org[0], org[1] - 4096, org[2], org[0], org[1] + 4096, org[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, false, 1<<30, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_HBEAM, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
+       CL_NewParticle(vecorg, pt_beam, 0x0000FF, 0x0000FF, tex_beam, 64, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, org[0], org[1], org[2] - 4096, org[0], org[1], org[2] + 4096, 0, 0, 0, 0, false, 1<<30, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_HBEAM, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
 }
 
 /*
@@ -1593,11 +1808,11 @@ void CL_ParseParticleEffect (void)
        vec3_t org, dir;
        int i, count, msgcount, color;
 
-       MSG_ReadVector(org, cls.protocol);
+       MSG_ReadVector(&cl_message, org, cls.protocol);
        for (i=0 ; i<3 ; i++)
-               dir[i] = MSG_ReadChar () * (1.0 / 16.0);
-       msgcount = MSG_ReadByte ();
-       color = MSG_ReadByte ();
+               dir[i] = MSG_ReadChar(&cl_message) * (1.0 / 16.0);
+       msgcount = MSG_ReadByte(&cl_message);
+       color = MSG_ReadByte(&cl_message);
 
        if (msgcount == 255)
                count = 1024;
@@ -1631,12 +1846,12 @@ void CL_ParticleExplosion (const vec3_t org)
                        if (i & 1)
                        {
                                color = particlepalette[ramp1[r]];
-                               CL_NewParticle(org, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, org[0], org[1], org[2], 0, 0, 0, -4, -4, 16, 256, true, 0.1006 * (8 - r), 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticle(org, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, org[0], org[1], org[2], 0, 0, 0, -4, -4, 16, 256, true, 0.1006 * (8 - r), 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                        }
                        else
                        {
                                color = particlepalette[ramp2[r]];
-                               CL_NewParticle(org, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, org[0], org[1], org[2], 0, 0, 0, 1, 1, 16, 256, true, 0.0669 * (8 - r), 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticle(org, pt_alphastatic, color, color, tex_particle, 1.5f, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, org[0], org[1], org[2], 0, 0, 0, 1, 1, 16, 256, true, 0.0669 * (8 - r), 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                        }
                }
        }
@@ -1647,7 +1862,7 @@ void CL_ParticleExplosion (const vec3_t org)
                {
                        if (cl_particles.integer && cl_particles_bubbles.integer)
                                for (i = 0;i < 128 * cl_particles_quality.value;i++)
-                                       CL_NewParticle(org, pt_bubble, 0x404040, 0x808080, tex_bubble, 2, 0, lhrandom(128, 255), 128, -0.125, 1.5, org[0], org[1], org[2], 0, 0, 0, 0.0625, 0.25, 16, 96, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                       CL_NewParticle(org, pt_bubble, 0x404040, 0x808080, tex_bubble, 2, 0, lhrandom(128, 255), 128, -0.125, 1.5, org[0], org[1], org[2], 0, 0, 0, 0.0625, 0.25, 16, 96, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                }
                else
                {
@@ -1655,19 +1870,18 @@ void CL_ParticleExplosion (const vec3_t org)
                        {
                                for (i = 0;i < 512 * cl_particles_quality.value;i++)
                                {
-                                       int k;
+                                       int k = 0;
                                        vec3_t v, v2;
-                                       for (k = 0;k < 16;k++)
+                                       do
                                        {
                                                VectorRandom(v2);
                                                VectorMA(org, 128, v2, v);
-                                               trace = CL_TraceLine(org, v, MOVE_NOMONSTERS, NULL, SUPERCONTENTS_SOLID, true, false, NULL, false);
-                                               if (trace.fraction >= 0.1)
-                                                       break;
+                                               trace = CL_TraceLine(org, v, MOVE_NOMONSTERS, NULL, SUPERCONTENTS_SOLID, 0, 0, collision_extendmovelength.value, true, false, NULL, false, false);
                                        }
+                                       while (k < 16 && trace.fraction < 0.1f);
                                        VectorSubtract(trace.endpos, org, v2);
                                        VectorScale(v2, 2.0f, v2);
-                                       CL_NewParticle(org, pt_spark, 0x903010, 0xFFD030, tex_particle, 1.0f, 0, lhrandom(0, 255), 512, 0, 0, org[0], org[1], org[2], v2[0], v2[1], v2[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_SPARK, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                                       CL_NewParticle(org, pt_spark, 0x903010, 0xFFD030, tex_particle, 1.0f, 0, lhrandom(0, 255), 512, 0, 0, org[0], org[1], org[2], v2[0], v2[1], v2[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_SPARK, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                                }
                        }
                }
@@ -1692,9 +1906,9 @@ void CL_ParticleExplosion2 (const vec3_t org, int colorStart, int colorLength)
        {
                k = particlepalette[colorStart + (i % colorLength)];
                if (cl_particles_quake.integer)
-                       CL_NewParticle(org, pt_alphastatic, k, k, tex_particle, 1, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, org[0], org[1], org[2], 0, 0, 0, -4, -4, 16, 256, true, 0.3, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                       CL_NewParticle(org, pt_alphastatic, k, k, tex_particle, 1, 0, 255, 0, 0, 0, org[0], org[1], org[2], 0, 0, 0, -4, -4, 16, 256, true, 0.3, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                else
-                       CL_NewParticle(org, pt_alphastatic, k, k, tex_particle, lhrandom(0.5, 1.5), 0, 255, 512, 0, 0, org[0], org[1], org[2], 0, 0, 0, lhrandom(1.5, 3), lhrandom(1.5, 3), 8, 192, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                       CL_NewParticle(org, pt_alphastatic, k, k, tex_particle, lhrandom(0.5, 1.5), 0, 255, 512, 0, 0, org[0], org[1], org[2], 0, 0, 0, lhrandom(1.5, 3), lhrandom(1.5, 3), 8, 192, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
        }
 }
 
@@ -1706,7 +1920,7 @@ static void CL_Sparks(const vec3_t originmins, const vec3_t originmaxs, const ve
        {
                sparkcount *= cl_particles_quality.value;
                while(sparkcount-- > 0)
-                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_spark, particlepalette[0x68], particlepalette[0x6f], tex_particle, 0.5f, 0, lhrandom(64, 255), 512, 1, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]) + cl.movevars_gravity * 0.1f, 0, 0, 0, 64, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_SPARK, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_spark, particlepalette[0x68], particlepalette[0x6f], tex_particle, 0.5f, 0, lhrandom(64, 255), 512, 1, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]) + cl.movevars_gravity * 0.1f, 0, 0, 0, 64, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_SPARK, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
        }
 }
 
@@ -1718,7 +1932,7 @@ static void CL_Smoke(const vec3_t originmins, const vec3_t originmaxs, const vec
        {
                smokecount *= cl_particles_quality.value;
                while(smokecount-- > 0)
-                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_smoke, 0x101010, 0x101010, tex_smoke[rand()&7], 2, 2, 255, 256, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, smokecount > 0 ? 16 : 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                       CL_NewParticle(center, pt_smoke, 0x101010, 0x101010, tex_smoke[rand()&7], 2, 2, 255, 256, 0, 0, lhrandom(originmins[0], originmaxs[0]), lhrandom(originmins[1], originmaxs[1]), lhrandom(originmins[2], originmaxs[2]), lhrandom(velocitymins[0], velocitymaxs[0]), lhrandom(velocitymins[1], velocitymaxs[1]), lhrandom(velocitymins[2], velocitymaxs[2]), 0, 0, 0, smokecount > 0 ? 16 : 0, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
        }
 }
 
@@ -1733,7 +1947,7 @@ void CL_ParticleCube (const vec3_t mins, const vec3_t maxs, const vec3_t dir, in
        while (count--)
        {
                k = particlepalette[colorbase + (rand()&3)];
-               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, k, k, tex_particle, 2, 0, 255, 128, gravity, 0, lhrandom(mins[0], maxs[0]), lhrandom(mins[1], maxs[1]), lhrandom(mins[2], maxs[2]), dir[0], dir[1], dir[2], 0, 0, 0, randomvel, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+               CL_NewParticle(center, pt_alphastatic, k, k, tex_particle, 2, 0, 255, 128, gravity, 0, lhrandom(mins[0], maxs[0]), lhrandom(mins[1], maxs[1]), lhrandom(mins[2], maxs[2]), dir[0], dir[1], dir[2], 0, 0, 0, randomvel, true, 0, 1, PBLEND_ALPHA, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
        }
 }
 
@@ -1771,9 +1985,9 @@ void CL_ParticleRain (const vec3_t mins, const vec3_t maxs, const vec3_t dir, in
                        k = particlepalette[colorbase + (rand()&3)];
                        VectorSet(org, lhrandom(mins[0], maxs[0]), lhrandom(mins[1], maxs[1]), lhrandom(minz, maxz));
                        if (gamemode == GAME_GOODVSBAD2)
-                               CL_NewParticle(org, pt_rain, k, k, tex_particle, 20, 0, lhrandom(32, 64), 0, 0, -1, org[0], org[1], org[2], dir[0], dir[1], dir[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, true, lifetime, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_SPARK, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticle(org, pt_rain, k, k, tex_particle, 20, 0, lhrandom(32, 64), 0, 0, -1, org[0], org[1], org[2], dir[0], dir[1], dir[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, true, lifetime, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_SPARK, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                        else
-                               CL_NewParticle(org, pt_rain, k, k, tex_particle, 0.5, 0, lhrandom(32, 64), 0, 0, -1, org[0], org[1], org[2], dir[0], dir[1], dir[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, true, lifetime, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_SPARK, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticle(org, pt_rain, k, k, tex_particle, 0.5, 0, lhrandom(32, 64), 0, 0, -1, org[0], org[1], org[2], dir[0], dir[1], dir[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, true, lifetime, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_SPARK, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                }
                break;
        case 1:
@@ -1783,9 +1997,9 @@ void CL_ParticleRain (const vec3_t mins, const vec3_t maxs, const vec3_t dir, in
                        k = particlepalette[colorbase + (rand()&3)];
                        VectorSet(org, lhrandom(mins[0], maxs[0]), lhrandom(mins[1], maxs[1]), lhrandom(minz, maxz));
                        if (gamemode == GAME_GOODVSBAD2)
-                               CL_NewParticle(org, pt_snow, k, k, tex_particle, 20, 0, lhrandom(64, 128), 0, 0, -1, org[0], org[1], org[2], dir[0], dir[1], dir[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, true, lifetime, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticle(org, pt_snow, k, k, tex_particle, 20, 0, lhrandom(64, 128), 0, 0, -1, org[0], org[1], org[2], dir[0], dir[1], dir[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, true, lifetime, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                        else
-                               CL_NewParticle(org, pt_snow, k, k, tex_particle, 1, 0, lhrandom(64, 128), 0, 0, -1, org[0], org[1], org[2], dir[0], dir[1], dir[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, true, lifetime, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0);
+                               CL_NewParticle(org, pt_snow, k, k, tex_particle, 1, 0, lhrandom(64, 128), 0, 0, -1, org[0], org[1], org[2], dir[0], dir[1], dir[2], 0, 0, 0, 0, true, lifetime, 1, PBLEND_ADD, PARTICLE_BILLBOARD, -1, -1, -1, 1, 1, 0, 0, NULL);
                }
                break;
        default:
@@ -1793,9 +2007,11 @@ void CL_ParticleRain (const vec3_t mins, const vec3_t maxs, const vec3_t dir, in
        }
 }
 
-static cvar_t r_drawparticles = {0, "r_drawparticles", "1", "enables drawing of particles"};
+cvar_t r_drawparticles = {0, "r_drawparticles", "1", "enables drawing of particles"};
 static cvar_t r_drawparticles_drawdistance = {CVAR_SAVE, "r_drawparticles_drawdistance", "2000", "particles further than drawdistance*size will not be drawn"};
-static cvar_t r_drawdecals = {0, "r_drawdecals", "1", "enables drawing of decals"};
+static cvar_t r_drawparticles_nearclip_min = {CVAR_SAVE, "r_drawparticles_nearclip_min", "4", "particles closer than drawnearclip_min will not be drawn"};
+static cvar_t r_drawparticles_nearclip_max = {CVAR_SAVE, "r_drawparticles_nearclip_max", "4", "particles closer than drawnearclip_min will be faded"};
+cvar_t r_drawdecals = {0, "r_drawdecals", "1", "enables drawing of decals"};
 static cvar_t r_drawdecals_drawdistance = {CVAR_SAVE, "r_drawdecals_drawdistance", "500", "decals further than drawdistance*size will not be drawn"};
 
 #define PARTICLETEXTURESIZE 64
@@ -1835,7 +2051,7 @@ static unsigned char shadebubble(float dx, float dy, vec3_t light)
 }
 
 int particlefontwidth, particlefontheight, particlefontcellwidth, particlefontcellheight, particlefontrows, particlefontcols;
-void CL_Particle_PixelCoordsForTexnum(int texnum, int *basex, int *basey, int *width, int *height)
+static void CL_Particle_PixelCoordsForTexnum(int texnum, int *basex, int *basey, int *width, int *height)
 {
        *basex = (texnum % particlefontcols) * particlefontcellwidth;
        *basey = ((texnum / particlefontcols) % particlefontrows) * particlefontcellheight;
@@ -1853,7 +2069,7 @@ static void setuptex(int texnum, unsigned char *data, unsigned char *particletex
                memcpy(particletexturedata + ((basey + y) * PARTICLEFONTSIZE + basex) * 4, data + y * PARTICLETEXTURESIZE * 4, PARTICLETEXTURESIZE * 4);
 }
 
-void particletextureblotch(unsigned char *data, float radius, float red, float green, float blue, float alpha)
+static void particletextureblotch(unsigned char *data, float radius, float red, float green, float blue, float alpha)
 {
        int x, y;
        float cx, cy, dx, dy, f, iradius;
@@ -1882,7 +2098,8 @@ void particletextureblotch(unsigned char *data, float radius, float red, float g
        }
 }
 
-void particletextureclamp(unsigned char *data, int minr, int ming, int minb, int maxr, int maxg, int maxb)
+#if 0
+static void particletextureclamp(unsigned char *data, int minr, int ming, int minb, int maxr, int maxg, int maxb)
 {
        int i;
        for (i = 0;i < PARTICLETEXTURESIZE*PARTICLETEXTURESIZE;i++, data += 4)
@@ -1892,8 +2109,9 @@ void particletextureclamp(unsigned char *data, int minr, int ming, int minb, int
                data[2] = bound(minr, data[2], maxr);
        }
 }
+#endif
 
-void particletextureinvert(unsigned char *data)
+static void particletextureinvert(unsigned char *data)
 {
        int i;
        for (i = 0;i < PARTICLETEXTURESIZE*PARTICLETEXTURESIZE;i++, data += 4)
@@ -1909,7 +2127,7 @@ static void R_InitBloodTextures (unsigned char *particletexturedata)
 {
        int i, j, k, m;
        size_t datasize = PARTICLETEXTURESIZE*PARTICLETEXTURESIZE*4;
-       unsigned char *data = Mem_Alloc(tempmempool, datasize);
+       unsigned char *data = (unsigned char *)Mem_Alloc(tempmempool, datasize);
 
        // blood particles
        for (i = 0;i < 8;i++)
@@ -1950,6 +2168,7 @@ static void R_InitParticleTexture (void)
        char *buf;
        fs_offset_t filesize;
        char texturename[MAX_QPATH];
+       skinframe_t *sf;
 
        // a note: decals need to modulate (multiply) the background color to
        // properly darken it (stain), and they need to be able to alpha fade,
@@ -1961,7 +2180,7 @@ static void R_InitParticleTexture (void)
        // we invert it again during the blendfunc to make it work...
 
 #ifndef DUMPPARTICLEFONT
-       decalskinframe = R_SkinFrame_LoadExternal("particles/particlefont.tga", TEXF_ALPHA | TEXF_FORCELINEAR, false);
+       decalskinframe = R_SkinFrame_LoadExternal("particles/particlefont.tga", TEXF_ALPHA | TEXF_FORCELINEAR | TEXF_RGBMULTIPLYBYALPHA, false, false);
        if (decalskinframe)
        {
                particlefonttexture = decalskinframe->base;
@@ -2106,7 +2325,7 @@ static void R_InitParticleTexture (void)
                Image_WriteTGABGRA ("particles/particlefont.tga", PARTICLEFONTSIZE, PARTICLEFONTSIZE, particletexturedata);
 #endif
 
-               decalskinframe = R_SkinFrame_LoadInternalBGRA("particlefont", TEXF_ALPHA | TEXF_FORCELINEAR, particletexturedata, PARTICLEFONTSIZE, PARTICLEFONTSIZE);
+               decalskinframe = R_SkinFrame_LoadInternalBGRA("particlefont", TEXF_ALPHA | TEXF_FORCELINEAR | TEXF_RGBMULTIPLYBYALPHA, particletexturedata, PARTICLEFONTSIZE, PARTICLEFONTSIZE, false);
                particlefonttexture = decalskinframe->base;
 
                Mem_Free(particletexturedata);
@@ -2125,7 +2344,7 @@ static void R_InitParticleTexture (void)
        }
 
 #ifndef DUMPPARTICLEFONT
-       particletexture[tex_beam].texture = loadtextureimage(particletexturepool, "particles/nexbeam.tga", false, TEXF_ALPHA | TEXF_FORCELINEAR, true, r_texture_convertsRGB_particles.integer);
+       particletexture[tex_beam].texture = loadtextureimage(particletexturepool, "particles/nexbeam.tga", false, TEXF_ALPHA | TEXF_FORCELINEAR | TEXF_RGBMULTIPLYBYALPHA, true, vid.sRGB3D);
        if (!particletexture[tex_beam].texture)
 #endif
        {
@@ -2148,7 +2367,7 @@ static void R_InitParticleTexture (void)
 #ifdef DUMPPARTICLEFONT
                Image_WriteTGABGRA ("particles/nexbeam.tga", 64, 64, &data2[0][0][0]);
 #endif
-               particletexture[tex_beam].texture = R_LoadTexture2D(particletexturepool, "nexbeam", 16, 64, &data2[0][0][0], TEXTYPE_BGRA, TEXF_ALPHA | TEXF_FORCELINEAR, NULL);
+               particletexture[tex_beam].texture = R_LoadTexture2D(particletexturepool, "nexbeam", 16, 64, &data2[0][0][0], TEXTYPE_BGRA, TEXF_ALPHA | TEXF_FORCELINEAR | TEXF_RGBMULTIPLYBYALPHA, -1, NULL);
        }
        particletexture[tex_beam].s1 = 0;
        particletexture[tex_beam].t1 = 0;
@@ -2163,7 +2382,7 @@ static void R_InitParticleTexture (void)
                bufptr = buf;
                for(;;)
                {
-                       if(!COM_ParseToken_Simple(&bufptr, true, false))
+                       if(!COM_ParseToken_Simple(&bufptr, true, false, true))
                                break;
                        if(!strcmp(com_token, "\n"))
                                continue; // empty line
@@ -2175,29 +2394,28 @@ static void R_InitParticleTexture (void)
                        s2 = 1;
                        t2 = 1;
 
-                       if (COM_ParseToken_Simple(&bufptr, true, false) && strcmp(com_token, "\n"))
+                       if (COM_ParseToken_Simple(&bufptr, true, false, true) && strcmp(com_token, "\n"))
                        {
+                               strlcpy(texturename, com_token, sizeof(texturename));
                                s1 = atof(com_token);
-                               if (COM_ParseToken_Simple(&bufptr, true, false) && strcmp(com_token, "\n"))
+                               if (COM_ParseToken_Simple(&bufptr, true, false, true) && strcmp(com_token, "\n"))
                                {
+                                       texturename[0] = 0;
                                        t1 = atof(com_token);
-                                       if (COM_ParseToken_Simple(&bufptr, true, false) && strcmp(com_token, "\n"))
+                                       if (COM_ParseToken_Simple(&bufptr, true, false, true) && strcmp(com_token, "\n"))
                                        {
                                                s2 = atof(com_token);
-                                               if (COM_ParseToken_Simple(&bufptr, true, false) && strcmp(com_token, "\n"))
+                                               if (COM_ParseToken_Simple(&bufptr, true, false, true) && strcmp(com_token, "\n"))
                                                {
                                                        t2 = atof(com_token);
                                                        strlcpy(texturename, "particles/particlefont.tga", sizeof(texturename));
-                                                       if (COM_ParseToken_Simple(&bufptr, true, false) && strcmp(com_token, "\n"))
+                                                       if (COM_ParseToken_Simple(&bufptr, true, false, true) && strcmp(com_token, "\n"))
                                                                strlcpy(texturename, com_token, sizeof(texturename));
                                                }
                                        }
                                }
                                else
-                               {
                                        s1 = 0;
-                                       strlcpy(texturename, com_token, sizeof(texturename));
-                               }
                        }
                        if (!texturename[0])
                        {
@@ -2209,7 +2427,8 @@ static void R_InitParticleTexture (void)
                                Con_Printf("particles/particlefont.txt: texnum %i outside valid range (0 to %i)\n", i, MAX_PARTICLETEXTURES);
                                continue;
                        }
-                       particletexture[i].texture = R_SkinFrame_LoadExternal(texturename, TEXF_ALPHA | TEXF_FORCELINEAR, false)->base;
+                       sf = R_SkinFrame_LoadExternal(texturename, TEXF_ALPHA | TEXF_FORCELINEAR | TEXF_RGBMULTIPLYBYALPHA, true, true); // note: this loads as sRGB if sRGB is active!
+                       particletexture[i].texture = sf->base;
                        particletexture[i].s1 = s1;
                        particletexture[i].t1 = t1;
                        particletexture[i].s2 = s2;
@@ -2227,7 +2446,7 @@ static void r_part_start(void)
                particlepalette[i] = palette_rgb[i][0] * 65536 + palette_rgb[i][1] * 256 + palette_rgb[i][2];
        particletexturepool = R_AllocTexturePool();
        R_InitParticleTexture ();
-       CL_Particles_LoadEffectInfo();
+       CL_Particles_LoadEffectInfo(NULL);
 }
 
 static void r_part_shutdown(void)
@@ -2239,17 +2458,16 @@ static void r_part_newmap(void)
 {
        if (decalskinframe)
                R_SkinFrame_MarkUsed(decalskinframe);
-       CL_Particles_LoadEffectInfo();
+       CL_Particles_LoadEffectInfo(NULL);
 }
 
-#define BATCHSIZE 256
-unsigned short particle_elements[BATCHSIZE*6];
-float particle_vertex3f[BATCHSIZE*12], particle_texcoord2f[BATCHSIZE*8], particle_color4f[BATCHSIZE*16];
+unsigned short particle_elements[MESHQUEUE_TRANSPARENT_BATCHSIZE*6];
+float particle_vertex3f[MESHQUEUE_TRANSPARENT_BATCHSIZE*12], particle_texcoord2f[MESHQUEUE_TRANSPARENT_BATCHSIZE*8], particle_color4f[MESHQUEUE_TRANSPARENT_BATCHSIZE*16];
 
 void R_Particles_Init (void)
 {
        int i;
-       for (i = 0;i < BATCHSIZE;i++)
+       for (i = 0;i < MESHQUEUE_TRANSPARENT_BATCHSIZE;i++)
        {
                particle_elements[i*6+0] = i*4+0;
                particle_elements[i*6+1] = i*4+1;
@@ -2261,24 +2479,26 @@ void R_Particles_Init (void)
 
        Cvar_RegisterVariable(&r_drawparticles);
        Cvar_RegisterVariable(&r_drawparticles_drawdistance);
+       Cvar_RegisterVariable(&r_drawparticles_nearclip_min);
+       Cvar_RegisterVariable(&r_drawparticles_nearclip_max);
        Cvar_RegisterVariable(&r_drawdecals);
        Cvar_RegisterVariable(&r_drawdecals_drawdistance);
-       R_RegisterModule("R_Particles", r_part_start, r_part_shutdown, r_part_newmap);
+       R_RegisterModule("R_Particles", r_part_start, r_part_shutdown, r_part_newmap, NULL, NULL);
 }
 
-void R_DrawDecal_TransparentCallback(const entity_render_t *ent, const rtlight_t *rtlight, int numsurfaces, int *surfacelist)
+static void R_DrawDecal_TransparentCallback(const entity_render_t *ent, const rtlight_t *rtlight, int numsurfaces, int *surfacelist)
 {
        int surfacelistindex;
        const decal_t *d;
        float *v3f, *t2f, *c4f;
        particletexture_t *tex;
-       float right[3], up[3], size, ca;
+       vec_t right[3], up[3], size, ca;
        float alphascale = (1.0f / 65536.0f) * cl_particles_alpha.value;
 
-       RSurf_ActiveWorldEntity();
+       RSurf_ActiveModelEntity(r_refdef.scene.worldentity, false, false, false);
 
-       r_refdef.stats.drawndecals += numsurfaces;
-       R_Mesh_ResetTextureState();
+       r_refdef.stats[r_stat_drawndecals] += numsurfaces;
+//     R_Mesh_ResetTextureState();
        GL_DepthMask(false);
        GL_DepthRange(0, 1);
        GL_PolygonOffset(0, 0);
@@ -2334,7 +2554,7 @@ void R_DrawDecal_TransparentCallback(const entity_render_t *ent, const rtlight_t
        // now render the decals all at once
        // (this assumes they all use one particle font texture!)
        GL_BlendFunc(GL_ZERO, GL_ONE_MINUS_SRC_COLOR);
-       R_SetupShader_Generic(particletexture[63].texture, NULL, GL_MODULATE, 1);
+       R_SetupShader_Generic(particletexture[63].texture, NULL, GL_MODULATE, 1, false, false, true);
        R_Mesh_PrepareVertices_Generic_Arrays(numsurfaces * 4, particle_vertex3f, particle_color4f, particle_texcoord2f);
        R_Mesh_Draw(0, numsurfaces * 4, 0, numsurfaces * 2, NULL, NULL, 0, particle_elements, NULL, 0);
 }
@@ -2347,7 +2567,7 @@ void R_DrawDecals (void)
        float frametime;
        float decalfade;
        float drawdist2;
-       int killsequence = cl.decalsequence - max(0, cl_decals_max.integer);
+       unsigned int killsequence = cl.decalsequence - bound(0, (unsigned int) cl_decals_max.integer, cl.decalsequence);
 
        frametime = bound(0, cl.time - cl.decals_updatetime, 1);
        cl.decals_updatetime = bound(cl.time - 1, cl.decals_updatetime + frametime, cl.time + 1);
@@ -2365,7 +2585,7 @@ void R_DrawDecals (void)
                if (!decal->typeindex)
                        continue;
 
-               if (killsequence - decal->decalsequence > 0)
+               if (killsequence > decal->decalsequence)
                        goto killdecal;
 
                if (cl.time > decal->time2 + cl_decals_time.value)
@@ -2392,8 +2612,8 @@ void R_DrawDecals (void)
                if (!drawdecals)
                        continue;
 
-               if (DotProduct(r_refdef.view.origin, decal->normal) > DotProduct(decal->org, decal->normal) && VectorDistance2(decal->org, r_refdef.view.origin) < drawdist2 * (decal->size * decal->size))
-                       R_MeshQueue_AddTransparent(decal->org, R_DrawDecal_TransparentCallback, NULL, i, NULL);
+               if (!r_refdef.view.useperspective || (DotProduct(r_refdef.view.origin, decal->normal) > DotProduct(decal->org, decal->normal) && VectorDistance2(decal->org, r_refdef.view.origin) < drawdist2 * (decal->size * decal->size)))
+                       R_MeshQueue_AddTransparent(TRANSPARENTSORT_DISTANCE, decal->org, R_DrawDecal_TransparentCallback, NULL, i, NULL);
                continue;
 killdecal:
                decal->typeindex = 0;
@@ -2414,11 +2634,12 @@ killdecal:
                Mem_Free(olddecals);
        }
 
-       r_refdef.stats.totaldecals = cl.num_decals;
+       r_refdef.stats[r_stat_totaldecals] = cl.num_decals;
 }
 
-void R_DrawParticle_TransparentCallback(const entity_render_t *ent, const rtlight_t *rtlight, int numsurfaces, int *surfacelist)
+static void R_DrawParticle_TransparentCallback(const entity_render_t *ent, const rtlight_t *rtlight, int numsurfaces, int *surfacelist)
 {
+       vec3_t vecorg, vecvel, baseright, baseup;
        int surfacelistindex;
        int batchstart, batchcount;
        const particle_t *p;
@@ -2427,40 +2648,48 @@ void R_DrawParticle_TransparentCallback(const entity_render_t *ent, const rtligh
        float *v3f, *t2f, *c4f;
        particletexture_t *tex;
        float up2[3], v[3], right[3], up[3], fog, ifog, size, len, lenfactor, alpha;
-       float ambient[3], diffuse[3], diffusenormal[3];
-       float spintime, spinrad, spincos, spinsin, spinm1, spinm2, spinm3, spinm4, baseright[3], baseup[3];
+//     float ambient[3], diffuse[3], diffusenormal[3];
+       float palpha, spintime, spinrad, spincos, spinsin, spinm1, spinm2, spinm3, spinm4;
        vec4_t colormultiplier;
+       float minparticledist_start, minparticledist_end;
+       qboolean dofade;
 
-       RSurf_ActiveWorldEntity();
+       RSurf_ActiveModelEntity(r_refdef.scene.worldentity, false, false, false);
 
        Vector4Set(colormultiplier, r_refdef.view.colorscale * (1.0 / 256.0f), r_refdef.view.colorscale * (1.0 / 256.0f), r_refdef.view.colorscale * (1.0 / 256.0f), cl_particles_alpha.value * (1.0 / 256.0f));
 
-       r_refdef.stats.particles += numsurfaces;
-       R_Mesh_ResetTextureState();
+       r_refdef.stats[r_stat_particles] += numsurfaces;
+//     R_Mesh_ResetTextureState();
        GL_DepthMask(false);
        GL_DepthRange(0, 1);
        GL_PolygonOffset(0, 0);
        GL_DepthTest(true);
-       GL_AlphaTest(false);
        GL_CullFace(GL_NONE);
 
        spintime = r_refdef.scene.time;
 
+       minparticledist_start = DotProduct(r_refdef.view.origin, r_refdef.view.forward) + r_drawparticles_nearclip_min.value;
+       minparticledist_end = DotProduct(r_refdef.view.origin, r_refdef.view.forward) + r_drawparticles_nearclip_max.value;
+       dofade = (minparticledist_start < minparticledist_end);
+
        // first generate all the vertices at once
        for (surfacelistindex = 0, v3f = particle_vertex3f, t2f = particle_texcoord2f, c4f = particle_color4f;surfacelistindex < numsurfaces;surfacelistindex++, v3f += 3*4, t2f += 2*4, c4f += 4*4)
        {
                p = cl.particles + surfacelist[surfacelistindex];
 
                blendmode = (pblend_t)p->blendmode;
+               palpha = p->alpha;
+               if(dofade && p->orientation != PARTICLE_VBEAM && p->orientation != PARTICLE_HBEAM)
+                       palpha *= min(1, (DotProduct(p->org, r_refdef.view.forward)  - minparticledist_start) / (minparticledist_end - minparticledist_start));
+               alpha = palpha * colormultiplier[3];
+               // ensure alpha multiplier saturates properly
+               if (alpha > 1.0f)
+                       alpha = 1.0f;
 
                switch (blendmode)
                {
                case PBLEND_INVALID:
                case PBLEND_INVMOD:
-                       alpha = p->alpha * colormultiplier[3];
-                       // ensure alpha multiplier saturates properly
-                       if (alpha > 1.0f)
-                               alpha = 1.0f;
                        // additive and modulate can just fade out in fog (this is correct)
                        if (r_refdef.fogenabled)
                                alpha *= RSurf_FogVertex(p->org);
@@ -2469,13 +2698,9 @@ void R_DrawParticle_TransparentCallback(const entity_render_t *ent, const rtligh
                        c4f[0] = p->color[0] * alpha;
                        c4f[1] = p->color[1] * alpha;
                        c4f[2] = p->color[2] * alpha;
-                       c4f[3] = 1;
+                       c4f[3] = 0;
                        break;
                case PBLEND_ADD:
-                       alpha = p->alpha * colormultiplier[3];
-                       // ensure alpha multiplier saturates properly
-                       if (alpha > 1.0f)
-                               alpha = 1.0f;
                        // additive and modulate can just fade out in fog (this is correct)
                        if (r_refdef.fogenabled)
                                alpha *= RSurf_FogVertex(p->org);
@@ -2483,20 +2708,24 @@ void R_DrawParticle_TransparentCallback(const entity_render_t *ent, const rtligh
                        c4f[0] = p->color[0] * colormultiplier[0] * alpha;
                        c4f[1] = p->color[1] * colormultiplier[1] * alpha;
                        c4f[2] = p->color[2] * colormultiplier[2] * alpha;
-                       c4f[3] = 1;
+                       c4f[3] = 0;
                        break;
                case PBLEND_ALPHA:
                        c4f[0] = p->color[0] * colormultiplier[0];
                        c4f[1] = p->color[1] * colormultiplier[1];
                        c4f[2] = p->color[2] * colormultiplier[2];
-                       c4f[3] = p->alpha * colormultiplier[3];
+                       c4f[3] = alpha;
                        // note: lighting is not cheap!
                        if (particletype[p->typeindex].lighting)
                        {
-                               R_CompleteLightPoint(ambient, diffuse, diffusenormal, p->org, true);
-                               c4f[0] *= (ambient[0] + 0.5 * diffuse[0]);
-                               c4f[1] *= (ambient[1] + 0.5 * diffuse[1]);
-                               c4f[2] *= (ambient[2] + 0.5 * diffuse[2]);
+                               float a[3], c[3], dir[3];
+                               vecorg[0] = p->org[0];
+                               vecorg[1] = p->org[1];
+                               vecorg[2] = p->org[2];
+                               R_CompleteLightPoint(a, c, dir, vecorg, LP_LIGHTMAP | LP_RTWORLD | LP_DYNLIGHT, r_refdef.scene.lightmapintensity, r_refdef.scene.ambientintensity);
+                               c4f[0] = p->color[0] * colormultiplier[0] * (a[0] + 0.25f * c[0]);
+                               c4f[1] = p->color[1] * colormultiplier[1] * (a[1] + 0.25f * c[1]);
+                               c4f[2] = p->color[2] * colormultiplier[2] * (a[2] + 0.25f * c[2]);
                        }
                        // mix in the fog color
                        if (r_refdef.fogenabled)
@@ -2507,6 +2736,8 @@ void R_DrawParticle_TransparentCallback(const entity_render_t *ent, const rtligh
                                c4f[1] = c4f[1] * fog + r_refdef.fogcolor[1] * ifog;
                                c4f[2] = c4f[2] * fog + r_refdef.fogcolor[2] * ifog;
                        }
+                       // for premultiplied alpha we have to apply the alpha to the color (after fog of course)
+                       VectorScale(c4f, alpha, c4f);
                        break;
                }
                // copy the color into the other three vertices
@@ -2556,7 +2787,10 @@ void R_DrawParticle_TransparentCallback(const entity_render_t *ent, const rtligh
                        t2f[6] = tex->s2;t2f[7] = tex->t2;
                        break;
                case PARTICLE_ORIENTED_DOUBLESIDED:
-                       VectorVectors(p->vel, baseright, baseup);
+                       vecvel[0] = p->vel[0];
+                       vecvel[1] = p->vel[1];
+                       vecvel[2] = p->vel[2];
+                       VectorVectors(vecvel, baseright, baseup);
                        if (p->angle + p->spin)
                        {
                                spinrad = (p->angle + p->spin * (spintime - p->delayedspawn)) * (float)(M_PI / 180.0f);
@@ -2628,6 +2862,13 @@ void R_DrawParticle_TransparentCallback(const entity_render_t *ent, const rtligh
                        t2f[6] = v[1];t2f[7] = tex->t1;
                        break;
                }
+               if (r_showparticleedges.integer)
+               {
+                       R_DebugLine(v3f, v3f + 3);
+                       R_DebugLine(v3f + 3, v3f + 6);
+                       R_DebugLine(v3f + 6, v3f + 9);
+                       R_DebugLine(v3f + 9, v3f);
+               }
        }
 
        // now render batches of particles based on blendmode and texture
@@ -2640,36 +2881,38 @@ void R_DrawParticle_TransparentCallback(const entity_render_t *ent, const rtligh
        {
                p = cl.particles + surfacelist[surfacelistindex];
 
-               if (blendmode != p->blendmode)
-               {
-                       blendmode = (pblend_t)p->blendmode;
-                       switch(blendmode)
-                       {
-                       case PBLEND_ALPHA:
-                               GL_BlendFunc(GL_SRC_ALPHA, GL_ONE_MINUS_SRC_ALPHA);
-                               break;
-                       case PBLEND_INVALID:
-                       case PBLEND_ADD:
-                               GL_BlendFunc(GL_SRC_ALPHA, GL_ONE);
-                               break;
-                       case PBLEND_INVMOD:
-                               GL_BlendFunc(GL_ZERO, GL_ONE_MINUS_SRC_COLOR);
-                               break;
-                       }
-               }
                if (texture != particletexture[p->texnum].texture)
                {
                        texture = particletexture[p->texnum].texture;
-                       R_SetupShader_Generic(texture, NULL, GL_MODULATE, 1);
+                       R_SetupShader_Generic(texture, NULL, GL_MODULATE, 1, false, false, false);
                }
 
-               // iterate until we find a change in settings
-               batchstart = surfacelistindex++;
-               for (;surfacelistindex < numsurfaces;surfacelistindex++)
+               if (p->blendmode == PBLEND_INVMOD)
                {
-                       p = cl.particles + surfacelist[surfacelistindex];
-                       if (blendmode != p->blendmode || texture != particletexture[p->texnum].texture)
-                               break;
+                       // inverse modulate blend - group these
+                       GL_BlendFunc(GL_ZERO, GL_ONE_MINUS_SRC_COLOR);
+                       // iterate until we find a change in settings
+                       batchstart = surfacelistindex++;
+                       for (;surfacelistindex < numsurfaces;surfacelistindex++)
+                       {
+                               p = cl.particles + surfacelist[surfacelistindex];
+                               if (p->blendmode != PBLEND_INVMOD || texture != particletexture[p->texnum].texture)
+                                       break;
+                       }
+               }
+               else
+               {
+                       // additive or alpha blend - group these
+                       // (we can group these because we premultiplied the texture alpha)
+                       GL_BlendFunc(GL_ONE, GL_ONE_MINUS_SRC_ALPHA);
+                       // iterate until we find a change in settings
+                       batchstart = surfacelistindex++;
+                       for (;surfacelistindex < numsurfaces;surfacelistindex++)
+                       {
+                               p = cl.particles + surfacelist[surfacelistindex];
+                               if (p->blendmode == PBLEND_INVMOD || texture != particletexture[p->texnum].texture)
+                                       break;
+                       }
                }
 
                batchcount = surfacelistindex - batchstart;
@@ -2681,9 +2924,9 @@ void R_DrawParticles (void)
 {
        int i, a;
        int drawparticles = r_drawparticles.integer;
-       float minparticledist;
+       float minparticledist_start;
        particle_t *p;
-       float gravity, frametime, f, dist, oldorg[3];
+       float gravity, frametime, f, dist, oldorg[3], decaldir[3];
        float drawdist2;
        int hitent;
        trace_t trace;
@@ -2696,7 +2939,7 @@ void R_DrawParticles (void)
        if (!cl.num_particles)
                return;
 
-       minparticledist = DotProduct(r_refdef.view.origin, r_refdef.view.forward) + 4.0f;
+       minparticledist_start = DotProduct(r_refdef.view.origin, r_refdef.view.forward) + r_drawparticles_nearclip_min.value;
        gravity = frametime * cl.movevars_gravity;
        update = frametime > 0;
        drawdist2 = r_drawparticles_drawdistance.value * r_refdef.view.quality;
@@ -2746,9 +2989,9 @@ void R_DrawParticles (void)
                                VectorCopy(p->org, oldorg);
                                VectorMA(p->org, frametime, p->vel, p->org);
 //                             if (p->bounce && cl.time >= p->delayedcollisions)
-                               if (p->bounce && cl_particles_collisions.integer)
+                               if (p->bounce && cl_particles_collisions.integer && VectorLength(p->vel))
                                {
-                                       trace = CL_TraceLine(oldorg, p->org, MOVE_NOMONSTERS, NULL, SUPERCONTENTS_SOLID | SUPERCONTENTS_BODY | ((p->typeindex == pt_rain || p->typeindex == pt_snow) ? SUPERCONTENTS_LIQUIDSMASK : 0), true, false, &hitent, false);
+                                       trace = CL_TraceLine(oldorg, p->org, MOVE_NORMAL, NULL, SUPERCONTENTS_SOLID | ((p->typeindex == pt_rain || p->typeindex == pt_snow) ? SUPERCONTENTS_LIQUIDSMASK : 0), 0, 0, collision_extendmovelength.value, true, false, &hitent, false, false);
                                        // if the trace started in or hit something of SUPERCONTENTS_NODROP
                                        // or if the trace hit something flagged as NOIMPACT
                                        // then remove the particle
@@ -2772,7 +3015,14 @@ void R_DrawParticles (void)
                                                                {
                                                                        // create a decal for the blood splat
                                                                        a = 0xFFFFFF ^ (p->staincolor[0]*65536+p->staincolor[1]*256+p->staincolor[2]);
-                                                                       CL_SpawnDecalParticleForSurface(hitent, p->org, trace.plane.normal, a, a, p->staintexnum, p->stainsize, p->stainalpha); // staincolor needs to be inverted for decals!
+                                                                       if (cl_decals_newsystem_bloodsmears.integer)
+                                                                       {
+                                                                               VectorCopy(p->vel, decaldir);
+                                                                               VectorNormalize(decaldir);
+                                                                       }
+                                                                       else
+                                                                               VectorCopy(trace.plane.normal, decaldir);
+                                                                       CL_SpawnDecalParticleForSurface(hitent, p->org, decaldir, a, a, p->staintexnum, p->stainsize, p->stainalpha); // staincolor needs to be inverted for decals!
                                                                }
                                                        }
                                                }
@@ -2788,7 +3038,14 @@ void R_DrawParticles (void)
                                                                if (cl_decals.integer)
                                                                {
                                                                        // create a decal for the blood splat
-                                                                       CL_SpawnDecalParticleForSurface(hitent, p->org, trace.plane.normal, p->color[0] * 65536 + p->color[1] * 256 + p->color[2], p->color[0] * 65536 + p->color[1] * 256 + p->color[2], tex_blooddecal[rand()&7], p->size * lhrandom(cl_particles_blood_decal_scalemin.value, cl_particles_blood_decal_scalemax.value), cl_particles_blood_decal_alpha.value * 768);
+                                                                       if (cl_decals_newsystem_bloodsmears.integer)
+                                                                       {
+                                                                               VectorCopy(p->vel, decaldir);
+                                                                               VectorNormalize(decaldir);
+                                                                       }
+                                                                       else
+                                                                               VectorCopy(trace.plane.normal, decaldir);
+                                                                       CL_SpawnDecalParticleForSurface(hitent, p->org, decaldir, p->color[0] * 65536 + p->color[1] * 256 + p->color[2], p->color[0] * 65536 + p->color[1] * 256 + p->color[2], tex_blooddecal[rand()&7], p->size * lhrandom(cl_particles_blood_decal_scalemin.value, cl_particles_blood_decal_scalemax.value), cl_particles_blood_decal_alpha.value * 768);
                                                                }
                                                        }
                                                        goto killparticle;
@@ -2803,11 +3060,16 @@ void R_DrawParticles (void)
                                                        // anything else - bounce off solid
                                                        dist = DotProduct(p->vel, trace.plane.normal) * -p->bounce;
                                                        VectorMA(p->vel, dist, trace.plane.normal, p->vel);
-                                                       if (DotProduct(p->vel, p->vel) < 0.03)
-                                                               VectorClear(p->vel);
                                                }
                                        }
                                }
+
+                               if (VectorLength2(p->vel) < 0.03)
+                               {
+                                       if(p->orientation == PARTICLE_SPARK) // sparks are virtually invisible if very slow, so rather let them go off
+                                               goto killparticle;
+                                       VectorClear(p->vel);
+                               }
                        }
 
                        if (p->typeindex != pt_static)
@@ -2833,7 +3095,7 @@ void R_DrawParticles (void)
                                        break;
                                case pt_rain:
                                        a = CL_PointSuperContents(p->org);
-                                       if (a & (SUPERCONTENTS_SOLID | SUPERCONTENTS_BODY | SUPERCONTENTS_LIQUIDSMASK))
+                                       if (a & (SUPERCONTENTS_SOLID | SUPERCONTENTS_LIQUIDSMASK))
                                                goto killparticle;
                                        break;
                                case pt_snow:
@@ -2845,7 +3107,7 @@ void R_DrawParticles (void)
                                                p->vel[1] = p->vel[0] * 0.9f + lhrandom(-32, 32);
                                        }
                                        a = CL_PointSuperContents(p->org);
-                                       if (a & (SUPERCONTENTS_SOLID | SUPERCONTENTS_BODY | SUPERCONTENTS_LIQUIDSMASK))
+                                       if (a & (SUPERCONTENTS_SOLID | SUPERCONTENTS_LIQUIDSMASK))
                                                goto killparticle;
                                        break;
                                default:
@@ -2864,7 +3126,7 @@ void R_DrawParticles (void)
                {
                case pt_beam:
                        // beams have no culling
-                       R_MeshQueue_AddTransparent(p->sortorigin, R_DrawParticle_TransparentCallback, NULL, i, NULL);
+                       R_MeshQueue_AddTransparent(TRANSPARENTSORT_DISTANCE, p->sortorigin, R_DrawParticle_TransparentCallback, NULL, i, NULL);
                        break;
                default:
                        if(cl_particles_visculling.integer)
@@ -2877,8 +3139,8 @@ void R_DrawParticles (void)
                                                                continue;
                                        }
                        // anything else just has to be in front of the viewer and visible at this distance
-                       if (DotProduct(p->org, r_refdef.view.forward) >= minparticledist && VectorDistance2(p->org, r_refdef.view.origin) < drawdist2 * (p->size * p->size))
-                               R_MeshQueue_AddTransparent(p->sortorigin, R_DrawParticle_TransparentCallback, NULL, i, NULL);
+                       if (!r_refdef.view.useperspective || (DotProduct(p->org, r_refdef.view.forward) >= minparticledist_start && VectorDistance2(p->org, r_refdef.view.origin) < drawdist2 * (p->size * p->size)))
+                               R_MeshQueue_AddTransparent(TRANSPARENTSORT_DISTANCE, p->sortorigin, R_DrawParticle_TransparentCallback, NULL, i, NULL);
                        break;
                }