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Valchion Has Been Suspended

Valchion Has Been Suspended

Mar 7, 2014 Valchion News 10 comments

After a bit of thought, I've decided to suspend development on Valchion.

Questverse Report B: February 2014
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Questverse Report B: February 2014

Feb 26, 2014 Questverse Dark Version News 0 comments

Thought this month had only one news article? Think again space adventurer!

Kravall Level Editor

Kravall Level Editor

Feb 19, 2014 Kravall News 3 comments

A plugin for Blender can make a great level editor while saving a lot of development time compared to making a custom editor. In this post we show you...

Questverse report A: February 2014
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Questverse report A: February 2014

Feb 13, 2014 Questverse Dark Version News 0 comments

A lot of experimentation is going on lately, check out about the talk system experiments, exploration gui layout, new game trailer and developer thoughts...

Questverse Dark Version: January 14
Questverse Dark Version

Questverse Dark Version: January 14

Jan 18, 2014 Questverse Dark Version News 3 comments

Hello space adventurers, I have some major news for you today, and I hope most of you will understand the plans I have for this game.

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Metalspy Mar 21 2009, 4:14pm says:

Hi, I'm thinking about buying "The essential Blender", because I've never used any decent books/tutorials to learn Blender. Can anyone tell me: is the book worth the money? Or shouldn't I buy it, because I already know all the basics? Thank you :)

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leemstradamus Mar 26 2009, 12:33pm replied:

I was thinking about buying that book also but I am starting to lean more towards suffering through the basics with free tutorials and when I need to move on to more specialized things then get books for that. So for instance I am looking at getting "Introducing Character Animation with Blender 2.5" when it comes out and also "Mastering Blender", "Stop Staring: Facial Modeling and Animation Done Right", "Bounce, Tumble, and Splash!: Simulating the Physical World with Blender 3D", "Building a Digital Human", and finally some books on human anatomy.

For me I think the basics can be learned through the community for free but the techniques on how to do different things needs to be studied more in depth. I have grown frustrated by all of the learn blender books because of the pace of the books.

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Metalspy Mar 30 2009, 8:57am replied:

Yeah ok, that sounds like a good idea.
I thought that "the essential blender" would maybe have some useful new information about the things I already partially know, because I learned the very basics (adding meshes and editing them) from some free tutorials, but I learned most things by trial-and-error and just messing around.
I will take a closer look at the free tutorials and when I'm done with them I'm going to take a look at 'specialized' books.
Thanks for the reply! :)
(And sorry for my bad English, hopefully it's good enough to make myself clear.)

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leemstradamus Apr 3 2009, 12:00pm replied:

Your English was fine, have you checked out the tutorials on blender underground. I have so far created a decent looking head mesh but with these tutorials i am learning more of the basics then going back and applying them.

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f0rqu3 Feb 17 2009, 3:04am says:

this group deserves more activity

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blackmodeler Jul 24 2009, 5:38am replied:

doesnt it ?

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leemstradamus Feb 2 2009, 2:38am says:

Hi all, I am new to 3D and decided to learn with Blender. My intent on learning this program is to begging modeling characters for 3D art and maybe be some game modding with the cryengine2. Glade to join and I plan on being active.

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blackmodeler Jul 24 2009, 5:39am replied:

good luck mate, modelling is fun and relaxing after a while.
Hope your road is bumpy but respectfull ^_^

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AniCator Nov 8 2008, 6:42pm says:

Don't forget about Apricot. They're still working on it but it's almost finished.

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Whizzard Jul 20 2008, 11:41am replied:

Oh hey, that's the Peach: Open movie project I wrote about... (checks)half a year ago!


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