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#1 12 years ago

What software is nesesary for animation in first person shooters, for instance when you reload a gun and stuff. I first thought a modelling program, but that cant be right can it?




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#2 12 years ago

I think some/most modelling programs have animation built-in. So I guess it is right.




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#3 12 years ago

Does that mean 3dsmax will do it, i was gonna buy it for modelling, but can you animate with it and what about XSI?




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#4 12 years ago

I have heard of something called MilkShape or something like that

I googled it... http://www.swissquake.ch/chumbalum-soft/




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#5 12 years ago

But that is for old games, i want it for HL2 modding




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#6 12 years ago

...Are you a beginner?

Because the HalfLife engine is one of the more powerful, complex ones around...




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#7 12 years ago

i reasearched alot of this when i was trying to model in jedi academy, i believe that the best way to go is with 3dsmax, thats what i have. as far as the XSI plugin, i know there is a plugin for max, but also i know it was a BITCH to find for 3dsmax6 idk how hard it would be for 7 or if there even is one yet for 7 (or maybe its built into 7 now idk) but thats why google is your friend! :-P but you can animate in 3dsmax, actually im trying to do a small animation in it right now lol




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#8 12 years ago
OverwatchBut that is for old games, i want it for HL2 modding

Well for goodness' sake state that in the first post. Keep modding HL2 in its own goddamn forum.

Moved.




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#9 12 years ago

Well questions get ignored because of lack of people that use this direct part of the webiste, Tech Dis it a lot more broader, i didn't just want to talk about hl2....but anyway i got XSI and its pretty damn hard to understand. Any tutorials you guys could donate to me?