WIP: Reconstructing/Re-Designing Aidan – Part 2 Re-working the Art Style for Diverse

So in the last post, I had completed the base mesh for the new design, and had UV Mapped the mesh for future texture work.  Now I’ll be taking that mesh into Mudbox to do detail sculpting. The short version of what Mudbox does, is it allows a modeler to increase the polygon/vertices count of … 

 

WIP: Reconstructing/Re-Designing Aidan – Part 1 Re-working the Art Style for Diverse

So I’ve been working on various aspects of DIVERSE for a while now,  and to this day I hadn’t been happy with the design of the main character.  Not on a basic design level you understand, Dylan Banks did a fantastic job on the original design, but on how the character had translated into a 3D mesh, … 

 

Why Your Fan-game isn’t Fair Use and How to Fix that. Or: Why No Mario's Sky got busted

DISCLAIMER: I am not a lawyer, so do not take everything said here to be without fault. Please seek legal consult before making business decisions. So once again, Nintendo shuts down more than 500 indie/fan games that were using their IPs: http://fireside.gamejolt.com/post/dm…games-bzc9h583 This is of course perfectly within their legal right, and really based on … 

 

MobileSRL – Game Preview Standalone – First Person Camera Test CrimsonStrife Games

The controls are still very much WIP. It handles like ass, and there are no flips/rolls or strafing available yet. So far I’m thinking this will turn out to be a pretty decent portfolio piece. I’m also providing public viewing access to the design documentation here: https://goo.gl/BPLdVW For those not familiar it is basically a … 

 

I was on a Podcast (Again) The Guardians of the Geekery Podcast

As part of their 100th Episode celebration, I along with 27 others from the roster of previous guests, joined the Guardians of the Geekery podcasters at a local bar for a bit of merriment. In This Segment: Podcast Intro with guest announcer Chris Jones Monologue with Jim Ryan Reading by Misty Massey Reading by John … 

 

Using VaRest to Connect UE4 to WordPress An Experiment

It works! Albeit a bit buggily. Once I work out the kinks, and have tested it on a live server rather than a local XAMP installation, I’ll post a full guide. For now, see below for some screenshots of the test, and of the JSON request blueprint.

 

Pseudo Localization An Experiment

Basically I’ve been working on a future-proofed system for getting rough localization into DIVERSE. It’s by no means very accurate, but it’s a good placeholder and it’s automatic more or less. It’s a series of charts that basically work in one of several possible ways: Auto Translate Translates the text you enter under main language … 

 

HelicalGames.net site Work In Progress, 2016

Live here: HelicalGames.net Running on a WordPress installation, influenced by bungie.net

 

Keeping things light… Bring out your dead!

 

[DESTINY] Team STREAMHAÜS : First Trials of Osiris Attempt CrimsonStrife Gaming Video

In the inaugural broadcast, we make our first attempt to pull through the Trials of Osiris as a team. — Watch live at http://www.twitch.tv/crimsonstrife =============== ► Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/TheCrimsonStri… ► Twitter: https://twitter.com/rambology101 ► Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thecrimsonst… ► Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/crimsonstrife… ► Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/crimsonstrife =============== Developer: Bungie =============== Closing Music Teknoaxe – Mighty Eight Bit Rangers ===============