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Script Roundup - New Primitives!

Here we have a group of new 3ds Max primitive scripts and plugins to help you get a faster start on your projects and improve your pipeline! If you have some time this Labor day weekend, try these out! Arch Primitive A good companion to the Interior Primitives, Arch Primitive is a treat ...

Posted: 09/06/2015

Folio Friday - Christian Nordgren

Hailing from Sweden, Christian Nordgren is a 3D games artist who has worked on a plethora of games including Snow, last Invader, Caverns of Kappulus and Hammerwatch. In addition to the games he’s worked on, he’s extraordinarily active on Polycount, posting behind the scenes art...

Posted: 09/04/2015

Resource Roundup!

From Student Projects to Indie Developers!   As the school year starts for many aspiring game developers you might find yourself at a loss for free and legal resources, and thankfully we have some great links from around the web for you. Recently Reddit user Jookia created...

Posted: 08/30/2015

New Stylized Sculpting Course from Ryan Ribot!

A NEW Character course is here! In this intermediate character tutorial we will be focusing on the process of creating a creature in the Games Industry. Starting from a simple concept, we will create a base mesh for our creature, move into sculpting, and finish with Retopolo...

Posted: 08/29/2015

Cuchaz’s Shader Tutorial

A Tutorial Jem from Around the Web!   Indie developer Cuchaz is developing his very own 2d pixel game, and in the process has posted a indepth tutorial on using bump mapping, diffuse lighting, and light channels. Cuchaz takes a closer look at the direct relation between math and the...

Posted: 08/29/2015

Sketchfab introduces Animation!

  Animators Rejoice! Sketchfab has opened beta which introduces an animation feature. They are inviting users to upload and test out their new features using .FBX format models. This opens a new dimension for users to showcase specific models, part breakdowns on specific asse...

Posted: 08/23/2015

Learn Texture Creation in PixPlant!

Texture Creation in PixPlant is Here! In this course, Philipp Schmidt is going to give us an introduction PixPlant while showing us how to make some basic tileable textures. To start this off, we will search perfect reference images which will give us a good base for this, a...

Posted: 08/16/2015

Folio - Friday Dimi Devos

From Belgium is Dimi Devos, a 3d character artist specializing in low poly characters and creatures. In addition to 3d characters, he does paintings and illustrations on the side. Dimi’s tools of choice are 3d Coat, Topogun, Zbrush and 3Ds Max. His work is fantastically painted, with...

Posted: 08/13/2015

Intro to Blueprints in UE4!

Come Check Out Blueprints in UE4! In this course,  Kyle Horwood will go over an introduction of blueprints inside of UE4. Using the level provided, he will be utilizing level blueprints within UE4 to create toggleable lights that when active allow a door within the level ...

Posted: 08/11/2015

Unreal Engine 4 Tutorials!

Struggling to do things in Unreal? Looking for some more tutorials after going through all of unreal’s UE4 tutorials? Here are a few more tutorials for making your hobby, project, or game that much better! From Twiz is a really nice tutorial for material shading based on slope usi...

Posted: 08/09/2015

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