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October Freebies!

In case you missed them - check out all our freebies this month! We have a great collection of free videos this month for you! If you haven't joined us yet, don't worry - we launch a free video every week to give back to our incredible Game Artist community. Hopefully this will sh...

Posted: 11/02/2014

The 3dm Halloween Spooky Sale!

Between now and midnight November 3rd, take 50% off EVERYTHING at 3dmotive! We like candy. But we like giving you a sweet deal even more! We're proud to announce we are offering everyone a 50% discount on ANYTHING on the site. This includes our Downloadable courses, New Subscrip...

Posted: 10/29/2014

New Course - Blender for Game Artists!

Blender is the best free modeling program out there, learn how to use it! In this course, instructor Alan Thorn is going to be giving a comprehensive introduction to Blender for Game Artists.  Here, Alan will show you how to get up and running in Blender for creating animated...

Posted: 10/21/2014

New Course - Drone Modeling Series!

Check out this awesome new tutorial on Modeling in Maya! In this tutorial, instructor Laszlo Mandi is going to walk you through his process for creating a security drone inside of Maya and then rendering it in Keyshot. To start, he will be covering basic topology for the mesh an...

Posted: 10/01/2014

Game Art - Fakes and Tricks

Ever asked yourself - "How on earth did they do that?" when researching a game? Simon Trümpler has an excellent collection of game art fakes and tricks on his website at http://simonschreibt.de/game-art-tricks/. He disects specific off the wall tricks game art profession...

Posted: 09/29/2014

New Course - Intro to Mudbox!

Welcome to this in-depth tutorial on everything there is to know about Mudbox! In this tutorial video, instructor Stephen Wells provides a comprehensive introduction into Mudbox.  Here he will be covering a range of topics which will include basic navigation and interface lay...

Posted: 09/26/2014

Pre-Viz for Games - Naughty Dog at SIGGRAPH 2014

Aaron Limonick presents MODO Pre-Viz for Games at SIGGRAPH 2014 Aaron Limonick from Naughty Dog shows a unique approach to concept art using MODO. If you are a concept artist or aspiring one, Aaron’s presentation is an excellent one to watch as he shows where you fit in his ...

Posted: 09/13/2014

New Course - Hand Painted Environment Texturing!

Explore and learn the art of Hand Painted Texturing! In this course, instructor Ryan Ribot will be walking through the process of modeling, unwrapping, texturing, and rendering an environment set piece.  All textures are hand-painted from scratch and he walks you through the ...

Posted: 08/27/2014

Welcome to the new 3dmotive!

Still the highest quality game-art tutorials - now with even more awesome! Welcome to the brand spanking new 3dmotive.com! We have been hard at work to bring you this slick new experience and better website. You gave us feedback and we listened. Poking around the site and you shoul...

Posted: 08/18/2014

Have any feedback for 3dm? Send it our way!

Help make the 3dm experience better! We are always looking for ways to improve the site and make things even better! This is your site, and we want you to be happy. If there is something bugging you or a super cool feature you would like us to add - feel free to Contact Us! ...

Posted: 08/14/2014

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