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Hey guys, this week was a little slow, but we still have a few things to show you.

Posted by fragfest2012 on Sep 17th, 2011

Hey guys, this week was a little slow, but we still have a few things to show you.

I am terribly sorry that I was unable to post an update yesterday like planned, but I ended up being away from the house from 6:30 am to about 10:30 pm.

What we have managed this week:
Anyways, so I have worked more on the player code of the game, trying to get a dynamic heartbeat system running, and have finalized the regenerating health for the moment.  Also, our concept artist who made the characters you all saw recently has made for us some assault rifle concepts and we are currently trying to determine the visual flare of the weapons and such.  Our environment concept artist is going to be offline for a week or so because he is entering a small gears of war contest, and our 3d artist is caught up with school.

What to expect soon:
Well, first off, a website should be launching fairly soon, and, as soon as we are sure about the armor we want.  More concept art and I think I will be making a short video demonstrating my dynamic heartbeat system based on damage in a simple UT game.  But our environment concept artist will be active again in a few days, and Steffen, the other concept artist, it seems will be quite active over the next few weeks.

Here is the assault rifles (please do leave a comment on your favorite):

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FullMetal358
FullMetal358 Sep 18 2011, 2:24am says:

personally i favor 3 and 4 they have a futuristic but modern feel to them the others felt either too modern or too future

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ID0
ID0 Sep 18 2011, 2:52am says:

All is good, but 2th is too much m16 looks like. (dunno, maybe it's good for you guys)

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x56erx
x56erx Sep 18 2011, 4:14am says:

I love them all.
Nr.1 could use a cool drum magazin right at the point where the butt stock starts.

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TimeCrab
TimeCrab Sep 18 2011, 5:16am says:

3 for me.

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Aleon
Aleon Sep 18 2011, 5:18am says:

3 and 5 look pretty futuristic and fitting imo. They are also kinda unique. 4 Looks cool too but it resembles today's rifles a lot.

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Neurological
Neurological Sep 18 2011, 7:18am says:

2 and 5.

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ghost59
ghost59 Sep 18 2011, 7:28am says:

i like them all
give me all four of them ill kick some but with it

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djpc820
djpc820 Sep 18 2011, 7:44am says:

My favorite is 3

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ArkaZeen
ArkaZeen Sep 18 2011, 8:05am says:

I like 3

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BananaPancake-Chan
BananaPancake-Chan Sep 18 2011, 9:34am says:

...I think you should try and make some more concepts.

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OhNoesBunnies!
OhNoesBunnies! Sep 18 2011, 9:35am says:

2 and 5. :D

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Sparky245
Sparky245 Sep 18 2011, 1:45pm says:

1st one is a lot like the Mass Effect rifle.
2nd looks great, but grip could do with a re-think.
3rd is a bit clunky looking, not practical.
4th is a great balance between futuristic and function. Looks a plausible design.
5th looks great, apart from the stock.

Great concepts :)

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averageinternetguy
averageinternetguy Sep 18 2011, 2:05pm says:

2/4

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AmDDRed
AmDDRed Sep 18 2011, 4:23pm says:

Looks like artist never holded any rifle in his arms...

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sexbad
sexbad Sep 18 2011, 5:19pm says:

I suggest you use #2 but give it the color of #4 (keep the glowing blue bit though, it complements the blue feeling of a lot of the concept art).

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nopushbutton
nopushbutton Sep 18 2011, 5:28pm says:

№ 2 looks the most balanced.

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fragfest2012
fragfest2012 Sep 18 2011, 6:30pm says:

Wow, the response is wonderful, thanks sooo much you guys for posting! Just so you know, at least some of the guns will be sort taken after modern rifle (xm8, hk416, etc) because the tech in the game is like 2080 tech.

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SolidFake
SolidFake Sep 24 2011, 3:01pm says:

3 is my favorite so far, dirty but also technical
1 and 4 look like that one socom rifle I forgot the name of
2 looks a bit alien style (the movie)
5 looks nice too

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