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BioWare's Orbit Now Open Source

  Today BioWare announced the release of a Java framework called orbit that will make online services more secure, scalable online services, and distribution control. The great thing about Orbit is that it’s now open source, available to any coder who wants to dev...

Posted: 04/01/2015

New Release! - Intro to Substance Designer!

Welcome To Our First Substance Designer Course! In this course,  Emiel Sleegers will be going over how to create a tileable texture using both ZBrush and Substance Designer.  To start he will be sculpting some tiles in ZBrush and then use that sculpt to export vari...

Posted: 04/01/2015

New Release! - Speedboat Modeling Series - Vol. 1!

A New Modeling Series is Here! In this series, we're going to create a hydroplane speedboat using mostly splines and polygons. We'll examine the references/schematics so that have examples to follow from and then we'll jump into creating the parts of the model using splines as our...

Posted: 03/30/2015

Folio Friday - Patrick Stone

Patrick worked on Americas Army before moving on to World of Warcraft and Diablo III. While on Diablo he made many of the assets, composited and textured Bastion’s Keep, Cathedral Dungeon and Drowned Cave. Most recently his work for The Order 1886 was published on Polycount. From the...

Posted: 03/27/2015

Tech Roundup!

Megascans If you haven’t already check out the 2015 GDC Demo Reel from Megascans. Megascans is still in Beta testing phase but should be coming soon! Innovator Edition VR headset Samsung’s VR headset the Innovator Edition, is set to be sold in BestBuy startin...

Posted: 03/26/2015

Magic Leap - New Demo

As mentioned before the florida based Magic Leap was a VR headset to keep an eye on. Recently they teamed up with WETA studios to bring to life a demo of how the apps would function in virtual space along with a VR game. While some are sceptical that the real product would look anything li...

Posted: 03/25/2015

New Release - Intro to Keyshot!

Welcome Our First Keyshot Course! In this course, we'll dive into the world of Keyshot. Keyshot is one of the easiest and fastest 3D rendering programs on the market and can help create fantastic renders of your 3D models with just a few button clicks and some basic information...

Posted: 03/23/2015

Folio Friday - Aaron Deleon

Today we feature a modeler Aaron Deleon who does some fantastic mechanical hard surface modeling. He’s worked on titles Section 8, Ryse Son of Rome, and Star Citizen. His portfolio consists mostly of some really fantastically constructed robots, power armor and Sci Fi weaponry. ...

Posted: 03/20/2015

Script Roundup!

Restore Views This microscript saves preview images of your scenes for some easy viewing. It allows for 5 different customizable views.     Miauu’s Polyline Polyline allows the user to make exact lines more like a CAD program, so you can draw on top of blueprint...

Posted: 03/19/2015

Humster 3D Render Competition

Time To Put Your Skills To The Test! The wonderful people over at Humster3D are looking for submissions for their 4th rendering competition! This competition’s topic is your personal take on ancient Rome. The topic is open to environments and props. Previous contests have produced...

Posted: 03/18/2015

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