mf_local

Could someone please explain to me what the Thing Flag mf_local actually does ?

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  • It's used in Doomsday's multiplayer games. A thing with MF_LOCAL is not sent to the clients. It is used for things like visual effects (sparks, smoke) that a client can handle locally on its own since they don't affect gameplay, thus reducing network traffic.
  • edited Jan 14, 04:42
    Thank You.

    So is this flag only for multiplayer? Does it have any use for single player games ?
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