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Art Inspiration and More Tech Talks!

More and more tech and art talks from GDC 2017 continue to ooze out of the interweb, we’ve made yet another roundup of some very awesome art and tech demos that are rather awe inspiring.  Borderlands 3 Unreal Engine 4 Tech Demo True Photorealism in Real Time - Unre...

Posted: 03/18/2017

Game Design! Round up of light reading for Sunday!

Following GDC there is a lot of awesome and helpful information shared by game pros for making a successful game. Here is an assortment of thoughtful blogs on Game Design, art, environment design and development.   Overwatch: How Blizzard Created a Hopeful Vision of the Future ...

Posted: 03/12/2017

Roundup of free resources!

Wood and Bark for Zbrush From Fredo Gutierrez, senior artist at Stage Clear Studios comes an assortment of free zbrushes of wood texture. Cinema 4D Material Pack! For anyone who uses Cinema 4D, C4D center has some free materials for you to download and use in your projects! Pix...

Posted: 03/11/2017

GDC Midweek Recap!

We’re about halfway through the 2017 Game Developers convention and have another roundup of hot and popular news coming out of the conference. Awesome Talks and Game Theory Hailing from germany is Sara Vogl who talks about VR development for the upcoming Lucid Trips title which...

Posted: 03/01/2017

GDC 2017 Day 1 Recap

For those of you who can't be at GDC this year, we have a round up of the hottest news fresh from the first day of the conference. Awesome Talks and Game Theory Train Jam Adriel Wallick, Kerry turner and Rami Ismail cue up a podcast recap on the Train Jam experience as well as a sneak...

Posted: 02/28/2017

Game Developers Conference 2017!

GDC 2017 is officially starting! The highly anticipated 2017 Game Developers Conference is starting and will be bringing new and improved software, talks from some of the best artists and directors as well as new developments from the cutting edge of game art technology. For those of &n...

Posted: 02/27/2017

Marmoset Toolbag Update! 3.02

Showing off Scifi holo screens just got a lot easier! The newest update to the best rendering tool Marmoset has had a huge update! The 3.02 update comes with materials you can now animate as well as a robust refraction shader. The animation timeline allows you to keyframe basic materi...

Posted: 02/19/2017

Unreal Engine 4.15 Update!

The long awaited new update for the Unreal Engine comes packed with 79 improvements for the blueprint users out there, new mathematic nodes have been added to help the development process. Cooking blueprints to C++ is now built in. Unreal Engine is now supporting Native Nintendo Switch a...

Posted: 02/16/2017

Prisma Palette!

New in Early Beta! From polycount user Muzzoid comes a photoshop plugin that uses mathematically correct color palettes from a space. Using lights from a “space” the plugin simulates what colors would look like in various lighting conditions. For example a red color with a amb...

Posted: 02/14/2017

Houdini Core

Houdini, ahead of the Houdini 16 launch, SideFX has released Houdini Core with a scaling licensing and pricing models for studios to take advantage of. Houdini, now known as Houdini Core, now has a model that allows users to upgrade and scale the features needed based on the projects their...

Posted: 02/09/2017

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