Making Models

Making Models

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Sick Dumb
2011 Aug 24 • 7
I'm trying to make a map with a person tied to an electricity Poll, And when the player pushes a button, The person dies out of an electricity shock,

Since hammer wouldn't be able to make this itself, i'm thinking of making a model for it

I'm new to Valve Hammer, and I know nothing about creating models,

so can anyone help with what programs to choose ?

I've gone through some posts here, and different users post different programs. Can anyone suggest a program perfect for making this model ? so i dont have to learn more than 1

2011 Aug 29 at 12:46 PDT — Ed. 2011 Aug 30 at 00:33 PDT
Dog fucker (but in a good way now)

2009 Nov 13 • 2045
I think any 3d modeling software would suffice (ie. 3ds Max, Maya, Blender, etc.).
Blender is free, iirc.

But, keep in mind that you're using an engine that really can't handle much. Sounds to me like what you want to do might be a bit much... dunno though.
2011 Aug 29 at 19:36 PDT
Sick Dumb
2011 Aug 24 • 7
What if i use the hostage model from cs ?, is there a more easy program than the ones stated above ?

Is it possible that i may use just use the appearances of the hostage model and change its animation
2011 Aug 30 at 09:44 PDT — Ed. 2011 Aug 30 at 09:45 PDT
Sick Dumb
2011 Aug 24 • 7
I found out a light software for modelling, it goes by the name gmax or max

Heres the tutorial Link

The gmax link at this site is broken, so just type gmax at google

there are plenty of easy and understandable tutorials of gmax which can be downloaded from its official site
2011 Sep 9 at 09:30 PDT — Ed. 2011 Sep 9 at 09:34 PDT

2005 Mar 20 • 6427
You'll need a SMD importer plugin for Max/GMax to load the models from HL.
2011 Sep 9 at 18:49 PDT
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