Dev tips for game developers

Dev Tips | Blender-3D, Unreal Engine, Godot

Dev Tips for Artists & Game Developers

Dev Tips for Blender-3D, Unreal Engine, Godot are all about providing simple advices for game artists and developers to achieve reliable workflow between software with good transition.

Current workflows

Games are very complex and game developers has to use variety of programs to complete the task. We want to focus on best FOSS, simple because is widely available for everyone, reliable and supported by huge communities. Current workflow involves B3D full 3D creation suite and game engine of your choice. UE4 or recently added Godot Engine using mainly visual scripting..

BLENDER 3D >> UNREAL ENGINE or >> GODOT ENGINE

Dev Tips | Blender-3D, Unreal Engine, Godot 5

Do we have to know or remember everything at once? No, but is good to have a place with those base informations & answers for most oftenly asked questions. If you struggling with exporting models or you want to find good settings this place is for you. From Blender 3D export settings for static and skeletal meshes with animations, or how to add custom collisions to your model. Assigning materials, uv unwrapping, and more. Check out!

We want to see grow this collection to help you with games development using free and open source software. Based on personal experience from various projects and also from preparing and conducting classes activities for students at CGFF. Available to reach from Multipainkiller Studio >> Main Menu >> Dev Tips. Create Games For Free – CGFF has a wider spectrum of interest which I would like to also introduce over here in future. Full workflows from 2D assets creation using Krita, GIMP and Inkscape through 3D software which is Blender-3D to chosen Game Engine. If you would like to join & learn together on daily basis? Great! Feel invited to join our Facebook Social Learning Hub – Create Games For FreeCGFF with great artists and developers from around the world.

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From Blender to Armor Paint and Unreal Engine

From Blender to Armor Paint and Unreal Engine

Blender 3D This is basic workflow from Blender to Armor Paint and Unreal Engine. on how to export object from Blender 3D, import it to ArmorPaint and to Unreal Engine 4 once painting process is completed. Before we proceed to export make sure to unwrap …
Simple HDRI Skydome material for Unreal Engine 4

Simple HDRI Skydome material for Unreal Engine 4

This tutorial is about how to create simple HDRI Skydome material for Unreal Engine 4 and customize it to your liking. This is very simple process and I hope images will provide you with clear explanation. This material will allow you to quickly change …
UV Lightmap Pack| From Blender 3D to Unreal Engine 4

UV Lightmap Pack| From Blender 3D to Unreal Engine 4

UV Lightmap Pack takes each of a mesh’s faces, or selected faces, and packs them into the UV bounds. Lightmaps are used primarily in gaming contexts, where lighting information is baked onto texture maps, when it is essential to utilize as much UV space …
Support for Multisampled Textures Failed in Unreal Engine 4

Support for Multisampled Textures Failed in Unreal Engine 4

Support for Multisampled Textures Failed because HTML5 has no support for MSAA in Unreal Engine up to version 4.23. This may result in error while you try to launch project for Chrome or Firefox. Also same problem appears after packaged to HTML5, even if …
Print Hello World in Godot with Visual Scripting

Print Hello World in Godot with Visual Scripting

How to Print String in Godot using Visual Scripting This is basic example tutorial on how to print string Hello World in Godot with Visual Scripting to debug you code. Print() Node is build in and can be very useful also for debugging your code on daily …
Fixing Corrupt Projects Files in Unreal Engine 4

Fixing Corrupt Projects Files in Unreal Engine 4

Non-destructive Way This is step by step instruction how to regenerate corrupted files. The UE Editor crashed? Fixing Corrupt Projects Files may save your life. This issue may appear in many cases and we have solution for you, so let’s regenerate …
How to Fix Up Redirections and Show Filter Redirection in Unreal Engine 4

How to Fix Up Redirections and Show Filter Redirection in Unreal Engine 4

Fix Up Redirection and Show Filter Redirection in Unreal Engine 4 is very easy to use tool and appears to be very helpful. This is step by step instruction to show how to fix up old redirection and also how to enabled and use this tool on daily basis. …
How to migrate assets between projects in Unreal Engine 4

How to migrate assets between projects in Unreal Engine 4

Move assets between projects with easy. The Content Browser contains the Migrate Tool, which allows assets to be copied from one project to another, along with any dependent assets. For instance, you can migrate a vfx with materials, and …
How to import assets to Godot Game Engine from Blender 3D

How to import assets to Godot Game Engine from Blender 3D

This is step by step instruction on how to import assets to Godot Game Engine from Blender 2.8 using the new .GLTF 2 file format. Import to Godot: Simply drop your assets (image files, scenes, audio files, fonts, etc) directly in the project folder (copy …
Export assets from Blender 3D to Godot Game Engine

Export assets from Blender 3D to Godot Game Engine

This is step by step instruction how to export assets from Blender 3D to Godot Game Engine using the new .GLTF 2 file format. Why not FBX? Most game engines use the FBX format for importing 3D scenes, which is definitely one of the most standardized in …

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