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Re: Blender SMD Tools Now with GoldSrc option
« Reply #1 on: February 04, 2017, 02:32:32 PM »
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 05, 2017, 01:31:47 AM »
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 17, 2017, 05:05:10 AM »
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, 07:21:06 PM »
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 26, 2018, 12:31:01 AM »
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.
2.10.1 latest
https://steamcommunity.com/groups/BlenderSourceTools

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Re: Blender SMD Tools Now with GoldSrc option
« Reply #6 on: January 20, 2019, 12:39:15 AM »
Recently a 2.80 beta release has dropped:
https://steamcommunity.com/groups/BlenderSourceTools#announcements/detail/1718585269185629423

Its identical, but only issues ive had is collections.  Ive updated my tutorial header with some notes on it and later will update screenshots with old and new versions:
http://www.the303.org/tutorials/gold_mdl_blend.htm