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Folio Friday - Sengjoon Song

If you played Call of Duty Ghosts, you might have seen his work. Currently lending his hard surface and texturing talents as Senior Cinematics Artist at Blizzard, Sengjoon Song’s work is absolutely amazing. With loads of awards under his belt, CG Hub Gold Award, CG Society’s Ed...

Posted: 03/13/2015

New Release! - Modular Set Construction in Cryengine!

More CryEngine Content is Here! In this course, Emiel Sleegers is going to be covering the full workflow of how to build a modular warehouse environment piece using both Maya and CryEngine.  Here he will be teaching topics ranging from the initial planning phase and bre...

Posted: 03/12/2015

Art dumps from GDC

For those of you who weren't able to make it to GDC, thats ok! Yesterday two awesome artists shared their awesome work from their projects. From the Marmoset Booth, Swizzle (Xavier Coelho-Kostolny) has his character demo up on Polycount, both screenshots and files are available for do...

Posted: 03/12/2015

GDC 2015 Recap

Game Engines Unity 5, UE 4, are all now free to download. The upcoming Source 2 will be free and compatible with Vulkan (Open GL Next). If you release a game, things will be a little different. CryEngine will remain at a monthly subscription of $9.90 subscription model. Unreal Tour...

Posted: 03/08/2015

New Release! - Intro to SpeedTree in Cryengine

Behold, a SpeedTree in CryEngine course! In this course, instructor Emiel Sleegers is going to walk us through the process of learning the SpeedTree to CryEngine pipeline whiel utilizing Maya as the middle-man 3D package for exporting.  Here he will be covering some b...

Posted: 03/06/2015

Unity 5 Releases Personal Edition

This morning Unity announced the release of Unity 5, a powerful engine featuring Physically Based Shading, Real time Global illumination, PhyX 3x3, Audio mixer, Enhanced Animator and many more features. The  Professional Edition will be available for $75 a month or a total one time pa...

Posted: 03/03/2015

Pre-GDC News: Unreal 4 Free and Vive VR Headset!

Unreal Engine 4 Now Free! Tim Sweeney, Epic’s co-founder announced thatUnreal Engine 4 is now free for everyone. Totally free. From education to architecture or VR development. Tim Sweeney sighted the community as a large part of the decision, thanking the UE4 community for inpu...

Posted: 03/02/2015

Folio Friday - Sebastian Schulz

Sebastian is an environmental artist from Germany. Specializing in environments, his portfolio has some amazingly flushed out and polished scenes. Assembling in CryEngine 3 he made this fantastically polished overgrown ruin environment: The mining vessel environment is also fantastic an...

Posted: 02/27/2015

Virtual Reality This Week!

    VR Controllers UE4 Made Easier with Leap Motion Check out the new official Leap Motion’s plugin for Leap Motion’s VR controllers inside Unreal Engine 4. The installation instructions are simple enough and it plugs right into the blueprints for further c...

Posted: 02/26/2015

New from Unreal: Dev Giants

The Unreal community has provided a plethora of cool projects. However these projects were made from mostly from the artists pocket, and releasing a working and completed game on free time with little to no budget is nothing short of a miracle.  Epic Games has created a $5,000,000...

Posted: 02/24/2015

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