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The303

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Blender SMD Tools Now with GoldSrc option
« on: February 03, 2017, 05:12:23 PM »
EDIT: SuXin's export option has made it into the official release:
https://steamcommunity.com/groups/BlenderSourceTools#announcements

https://github.com/suXinjke/BlenderSourceTools_GSRC

Also, Found this great playlist a while back on blender modelling for goldsrc (note that these tutorials were made before this new tools option so you can skip the converter steps):
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?lis...2peExsuPk3gYWN
Also, a newer tutorial on making an animated helicopter.
« Last Edit: February 18, 2017, 11:21:51 AM by The303 »

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Re: Blender SMD Tools Now with GoldSrc option
« Reply #1 on: February 04, 2017, 06:32:32 AM »
Thanks for adding all these resources, I hope that current and future modders find these and put them to good use!

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Re: Blender SMD Tools Now with GoldSrc option
« Reply #2 on: February 04, 2017, 05:31:47 PM »
I Could never get into Blender, its interface is just so clunky and confusing and it slows down alot unlike MS3D.
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Re: Blender SMD Tools Now with GoldSrc option
« Reply #3 on: February 16, 2017, 09:05:10 PM »
Blender is kinda wierd to get used to (im a max user) but it is rising in popularity among modders ive seen.
One thing I should add is that if your model looks like a jumbled mess of verticies upon compile its likely that you had 2 or more bones per vertex set in blender.  If you are still having export issues, you can try going back to exporting using the peterthegoats source to goldsrc converter (in the youtube playlist).

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Re: Blender SMD Tools Now with GoldSrc option
« Reply #4 on: February 18, 2017, 11:21:06 AM »
Good news!  The export option has made it into the official release:
https://steamcommunity.com/groups/BlenderSourceTools#announcements

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Re: Blender SMD Tools Now with GoldSrc option
« Reply #5 on: March 25, 2018, 03:31:01 PM »
A long-time issue with Imported SMD normals not being recognized with Blender Source Tools has finally been fixed:
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SMD normals can now be imported without polygons being disconnected.
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https://steamcommunity.com/groups/BlenderSourceTools