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Assets Workflow with Best Transitions

Blender 3D to Unreal Engine 4 or Godot Engine!

Dev Tips - game assets workflow with best transitions

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

Learning how to create games is a very long way. Wisdom comes with time and practice. No needs to know everything. Although is great to have a place with those base informations. Dev Tis is a collection of the most oftenly asked questions: Blender 3D export settings for static and skeletal meshes. How to export animations, or how to add custom collisions to your model. Assigning materials, uv unwrapping, and more. Dev Tips For Game Developers – Check out!

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UV mapping | Blender 3D to Unreal Engine

UV mapping | Blender 3D to Unreal Engine

Little introduction UV mapping is a technique used to “wrap” a 2D image texture onto a 3D mesh. “U” and “V” are the names of the axes of a plane, since “X”, “Y” and “Z” are used for the coordinates in the 3D space. Every point in the UV map corresponds ...
Performance troubleshooting with Quad Overdraw in Unreal Engine 4

Performance troubleshooting with Quad Overdraw in Unreal Engine 4

If you are interested to know in what impact your modeling technique has on the performance in the game environment and how to go through performance troubleshooting with Quad Overdraw in Unreal Engine 4? Seems like you are in the right place. Today’s ...
UV Lightmap | Blender 3D to Unreal Engine 4

UV Lightmap | Blender 3D to Unreal Engine 4

Why do I need Lightmap? Lightmap UV is similar to a texture UV in that it consists of laid-out UV islands that are unique to each Static Mesh except this particular UV is used to store baked lighting and shadow information.  When do I need Lightmap? ...
Blender 3D materials to Unreal Engine 4

Blender 3D materials to Unreal Engine 4

Blender 2.79 material notes Materials are very specific and tightly tied to the rendering system they belong to, or software they were created with. For the most part, you can’t import/export material definitions between applications. For instance ...
UE4 HTML5 game project among WordPress blog

UE4 HTML5 game project among WordPress blog

Test HTML5 project on localhost You should always test your project on localhost before uploading to host. Test a HTML5 project once you’ve packaged it 4.22 or later. Simple follow the steps. .localhost/ 1. Package your project by going to File ; ...
Mapping Xbox controller in Unreal Engine 4

Mapping Xbox controller in Unreal Engine 4

Map of buttons Gamepad Mapping Gamepad_RightTrigger Gamepad_RightShoulder Gamepad_FaceButton_Top Gamepad_FaceButton_Right Gamepad_FaceButton_Left Gamepad_FaceButton_Bottom 7. Gamepad_RightStick_Up Gamepad_RightStick_Down Gamepad_RightStick_Right ...
Unreal Engine 4 life hacks

Unreal Engine 4 life hacks

The term “life hack” refers to a set of skills, shortcuts and novelty methods employed to increase an individual’s level of productivity. One of the most basic and easy-to-use life hacks is utilizing your most useful keyboard shortcuts. You can greatly ...
Custom collision from Blender 3D to Unreal Engine 4

Custom collision from Blender 3D to Unreal Engine 4

UCX from Blender 3D to Unreal Engine 4 This material is intended to help in the process of exporting & importing custom collisions. To correctly add and export custom collision from Blender 3D to Unreal Engine 4 it is important to keep some rules. ...
Important textures settings after import to Unreal Engine 4

Important textures settings after import to Unreal Engine 4

Textures Setting Those settings are important to get all the best of your textures. Most of this is happening automatically on import action, for instance you could already noticed that normal maps are assigned correctly with normal map compression. But ...
Export FBX settings from Blender to Unreal Engine 4

Export FBX settings from Blender to Unreal Engine 4

Important export settings in Blender 2.79-2.8X & Unreal Engine 4 Export settings from Blender to Unreal engine 4 is common question and there are few important settings to get this right. To get good workflow between those two programs we have to ...

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