2D to 3D. The best tool ?Community Forums/Developer Stations/2D to 3D. The best tool ?
| Here http://www.archipelis.com/index.php|
| What is you question? |
-Is this the best?
-what is the best?
dont know to both. :D I guess it depends on what you want to model (for example i want to draw a load of lines and turn them into walls.) I think for a level this would be crap.
| You can do the same thing on every 3d modelling program out there. |
On 3d Max, texture any plane, use splines, extrude, smooth, voilá. I bet Blender (or any other program) has similar features.
Also, on the second link you can see the ammount of polygons generated by this method... a little too much for game usage, imho :P
| I'm still amazed it took this long for this technology to find it's way into commercial software. I first saw this technique demoed by a Japanese grad student ten years ago:|
| This is ....exactly what I've been looking for. Thank you. |