I've been going around as a writer, but started getting drawn into Concept Art and 3D modeling. I'm currently finishing my studies as a 3D artist and will then be let loose on the world. Beware!

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I am having a great time learning Unreal Engine 4 and I really admire EPIC's bold move to challenge Unity and Cryengine likewise by offering better tools and resources at a reasonable price. Currently I spend more time on understanding blueprints than on actual modeling, but I'm still making models and shaders all the time. So far, I am really convinced by U4, and I don't think I'm gonna change my opinion. This is the best game engine ever created!

It all seems to add up now. I learned 3D with Softimage (which uses the same shader node system as Unreal Engine), then I taught myself Maya, which has the same controls as U4, as far as movement and snapping is concerned.
Learning UDK and Unreal Engine 3 gave me a great foundation for understanding Unreal Engine 4. EPIC learned from its mistakes with UDK and really improved everything. So it's more of a joy working with Unreal Engine 4 than UDK ever was. However, everything I learned about complex shaders is still valid. It just got easier to preview and use them.

So what's next? I decided to expand my search for work and look outside Germany. Uk or Canada would be nice! I just want to update my portfolio to Unreal Engine's 4 higher standards to really have something to show! I'm working on that. I am proud to say that I am ready for professional game development and it was a crazy journey that led me here.

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sake-bento
sake-bento

Thank you very much for adding me. I really like your painting and sketches.

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Hanzie
Hanzie

Hey Martin,

Been a while, how are you doing?

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jrjellybeans
jrjellybeans

Thanks for the friend and!

Good luck on the project!

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SinKing Creator
SinKing

Woot - I'm a level 23 centurion. That qualifies me as a can-opener and I can also standby and watch people cross the road! Here I come, level 24!

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Admiral_Skeybar
Admiral_Skeybar

Makes me wonder what a level 1 centurion qualifies for...

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Guided_Meditation
Guided_Meditation

Imma COME GET' SOME SO I CAN KILL PEOPLE :D

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Koroshiya_Ichi
Koroshiya_Ichi

haha cheers man! like I always say, the key to happiness is noisey, fast music, played with a smile :-D

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PureCarnage
PureCarnage

Are you a 2-D artist. I was looking through some of your images and was wondering who drew the screens. If it was you, then I think that you've got some serious skill and would like to recruit you for a mod. If it was anybody else then could you possibly link them to me.

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Sebbeman
Sebbeman

My butthurt-o-meter is through the roof on this one!

More friends on the Internet makes you a better person. Woe is me.

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SinKing Creator
SinKing

Having friends on Moddb (or anywhere) just means that you are actually doing something, as opposed to just criticizing everyone else.

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