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Lumberyard Starter Game!

Start Making Awesome Games! Amazon has released a really sweet Starter Game demo that anyone is welcome to download and play around with. Hand Crafted from Climax Studios, Known for Assassin's Creed Chronicles, the Starter Pack features a working set of weapons, a fantastic level and a wo...

Posted: 05/20/2017

Premades from around the web!

Here are some resources from around the web to help give your project that extra polish!   40+ Sci-Fi Decals Artist Antoine Collignon has a pack of 40+ Sci-Fi Decals that are looking slick and pre made for your cyberpunk scenes. Check out the 40 Sci-fi decals page ! Rock to ...

Posted: 05/16/2017

Shot Packer!

Super Time Saver for any Blender Artist! Blender users rejoice, there is an awesome extension for fast UV packing. Similar to the iPackThat, this extension will let any user set a handful of parameters, such as margin size, flipping, island iterations and rotation to pack unwrapped ...

Posted: 05/14/2017

SIGGRAPH 2017 Pipeline Contest!

The SIGGRAPH 2017 Conference is fast approaching. Computer Science, Programmers, and Digital Artists from all corners of the globe will be meeting and showing off the latest developments in computer graphics, simulation, and rendering technology. Taking place from July 30th to August 3rd i...

Posted: 05/10/2017

Horizon Zero Dawn ArtDump!

Jump over to Art Station and You’ll notice the front page dominated by the fantastic work from the Gurilla Art team from Horizon Zero Dawn. This game is one a handful of games that has proven a massive improvement in technical art as well as showcasing a hyperreal and polished br...

Posted: 05/06/2017

Unwrap Pro for 3ds Max!

Unwrap Faster! From Marius Silaghi (of the one true quadchamfer) comes Unwrap Pro plugin for 3ds Max. It doesn’t do it for you, but it does a large amount of the work, and most importantly, frees up your time to spend on other aspects of the project. The Unwrap Pro will automatica...

Posted: 04/29/2017

Animation Software Mosketch Light 0.14

Animation without a Rig? This is Madness! Currently making an impression on everyone is the new Mosketch. Currently in Early Release, Mosketch allows any rigged skeletal mesh to be imported and then replaces the need for a control rig. The software needs only joints and then will be a...

Posted: 04/25/2017

Clara.io!

Stuck on a computer without modeling software, but need to model? Try Clara.io! Clara.io is a free modeling software that runs in browser. Choose from three different types of plans, from free to Professional grade. Free allows users to do basic modeling with 5 GB storage and and ha...

Posted: 04/23/2017

Art Dump roundup

Some really fantastic games have come out along with some awesome art dumps in the last months. In case you’ve missed some, or if you need a spot of inspiration in your day, check out this roundup of fantastic Art Dumps: Robo Recall From the team at Robo Recall:  Art Direc...

Posted: 04/15/2017

10 Years Into the Future of Game Art

A Glimpse Into The Future From the GDC Vault is Naughty Dog artist Andrew Maximov who is here to talk about the future of art production. He believes more mechanical processes will be automated, and environment scanning will only continue growing. Deep Learning neural nets will also rev...

Posted: 04/09/2017

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