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0 comments by RT2... on Sep 16th, 2014

The blogged out notepad journal was roughly how it started with lots of Max 6 work and trials and failures.

Remembering that there is no easy fix until you get to understand how things go together. and that always takes time. No matter how you approach it.

For a long time even going through Max 7, I couldn't burn back into the game...

So hex work was all I could do with some Graphical work.

Then I started up Max 8 on another machine and it could burn, I also started using Photoshop for DDS work and that allowed me to get load screens.

FFE came along and I started bumbling around in it with lots of grumbling people about how things worked.

I figured out how to burn through multiple versions of DOW tools, and that made life even easier.

The more FFE exploration and With the introduction of DXTBMP, textures got so easy it was unbelievable.

Gimp came into play again to give me translucent textures and actually save true 32bit tga's.

In the first weeks you feel lost and confused and no one seem to be able to give you knowledge.
It is the usual feeling as you pick up the procedure and how to work in it.....

So be patient and hang and you can pick it all up also. :)

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jONES1979
jONES1979 Sep 11 2014, 3:50am says: Online

Mal.cOm

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RT2...
RT2... Aug 22 2014, 8:28am says:

Another day, another person very ill around me.
This one may not survive.

I am actually surprised I have been able to keep the one closer to me alive so long.

I am thinking when you get to 40 a Lot of people around you start to be on deaths door a lot more.

Always a distraction and no capacity to focus.

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RT2...
RT2... Aug 22 2014, 8:30am replied:

My personality might seem more Questionable then usual.

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Supreme_Cylarne
Supreme_Cylarne Aug 16 2014, 2:34pm says: Online

Ello. :)

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RT2...
RT2... Aug 16 2014, 10:36pm replied:

Hey man, Starting up again.
Or bumbling my way back into it.

Hows things been?

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Supreme_Cylarne
Supreme_Cylarne Sep 2 2014, 1:29pm replied: Online

things been gewd. :)

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Reborn:X
Reborn:X Aug 7 2014, 3:52pm says:

Worst avatar ever...

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RT2...
RT2... Aug 8 2014, 12:04am replied:

The name was an interesting game, but still not as good as X^2

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Sakura Matou
Sakura Matou Apr 9 2014, 6:54am says:

Come Back Malcolm!

I miss your Eccentric ramblings!

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Sakura Matou
Sakura Matou Feb 14 2014, 6:56am says:

Happy Valentines day! <3

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