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Nostalgia Shader - Shader Overview

Date PublishedJuly 5, 2019
Mod CategoryShader Mods
Required ModsOptiFine

Nostalgia Shader Customization

nostalgia custom

Nostalgia Shadepacks was designed to replicate SEUS-Renewed Shaders and Chocapic13 Shaders. It also includes new features and visual effects.

Nostalgia Shader Effects:

  • Custom Skybox and Lighting Colors
  • Dynamic Shadows
  • Volumetric Fog
  • Sind Effects on Foliage
  • Shader based vanilla styled clouds (including an option for story mode styled clouds)
  • Second layer of volumetric clouds (partially inspired by super duper pack, but better)
  • Nether and End Support
  • TAA and Auto Exposure

Supports Windows & Linux Minecraft

windows and linux

Nostalgia Shader is a shader pack that can run on Optifine 1.12 or newer, and supports nVidia and AMD videocards. Also, this shader is compatible with two OS, Windows and Linux.

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Nostalgia Shader And Vanilla

Differences Inside the Game

Shader EnabledShader Disabled
nostalgia enabled 1
nostalgia disabled 1
nostalgia enabled 2
nostalgia disabled 2
nostalgia enabled 3
nostalgia disabled 3
nostalgia enabled 4
nostalgia disabled 4
nostalgia enabled 5
nostalgia disabled 5
nostalgia enabled 6
nostalgia disabled 6

Updates & Compatibility

Update History & Changelogs

March 2, 2021

  • Fully Overhauled Color Grading
  • ACES Tone Map
  • Switched to ACEScg Colorspace for Internal Rendering
  • Reworked Color Palette
  • Overall much nicer and vibrant colors throughout the day
  • Improved Volumetric Clouds
  • Especially Lighting
  • Improved Sky Gradient
  • Improved Volumetric Fog
  • Vastly Improved Water
  • Added Caustics
  • ImprovedColor
  • Improved Absorption
  • Added parallax occlusion mapping
  • Added support for 1.16 nether biomes
  • Added directional lightmaps
  • Added lightmap smoothing
  • Added screenspace contact shadows
  • Added variable penumbra shadows
  • Improved Auto Exposure
  • Improved Ambient Occlusion
  • Vastly improved reflections and resourcepack support
  • Added depth of field
  • Added chapman lens flare
  • Improved "legacy" flare
  • Added chunk edge hiding fog
  • Atmospherics now use world time for animation, allowing you to sync clouds up between players on a server
  • Temporarily removed cloud shadows
  • Removed water volume

Version Compatibility


How To Install Nostalgia Shader

Mod Download Links

Mod DownloadCurseForge
Required ModsOptiFine
(!) Install the version required by the mod

Steps To Install

1Download Optifine 1.16.5
>> OptiFine Official Download Site
2Install Nostalgia Shader on CurseForge. Select the latest version
>> Download from CurseForge
3Run the Forge Java file
*there is no need to change the install directory if you used the default directory to install Minecraft
4Transfer the mod .jar files to your Minecraft's mod folder
>> Know how to access it here
5Run "Minecraft Launcher"
6Select the Forge version that you want to play on. In this case, select "OptiFine1.16.5"
7Press "Play" to run Minecraft with the mod

Most Shaders Require OptiFine

For most Minecraft shaders to run, you need to have OptiFine installed with your Minecraft. Make sure to read the requirements and other mods required before you install a shader.

How To Install Optifine & Shaders

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Compatible MinecraftMinecraft Java
Latest Version1.16.5
Required ModsOptiFine

BSL Shader is already great mod but when combined with LexShino Shaders, you get a more customizable mod.

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