making titanic for vs

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making titanic for vs

Postby Snipezzify » Tue Apr 03, 2012 1:36 pm

im going to make the titanic for virtual sailor using autodesk maya 2012 student it will have full interior and even an engine room if i can make it, but i will need some help with a couple of things firstly how will i export it into virtual sailor when i am done using what program and how to do it etc, plz help me because i want to get started soon because i have a feeling that this will take a long time because i want it to be good and to look right also how do you make the wheel, throttles propellers and other things like that turn and move, thanks
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Re: making titanic for vs

Postby Andrew » Tue Apr 03, 2012 6:32 pm

Snipeziffy,

You might wanna have a look here before you start a Titanic model as this one is really good. Interior included.
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Re: making titanic for vs

Postby Hudizzle » Thu Apr 26, 2012 12:35 pm

I would also add that, as far as models in the Virtual Sailor engine are concerned, building the "entire interior" of Titanic, even on a minimal level of detail, would be a bit daft. I only built the equivalent of a few areas in my model, and that took quite a few polys. Unless your exterior model is stripped down to the barest and simplest of details, and your interior rooms are mostly just empty, simply-textured boxes, it's probably not going to go over too well. People have enough problems as it is getting my old Titanic to work. But one can always try, I guess, so good luck on your project if you decide to go ahead with it.

It's also worth noting that when I eventually build my new Titanic for Virtual Sailor, it'll have new, more accurate, and more extensive interiors. At least I hope I'll be able to fit them in, or even finish it. I'm tied up right now in work with Titanic3D, Lost in the Darkness, a yacht, and maybe another thing or two.

The aforementioned Titanic 3D can be found here: http://www.titanic3d.com/

And Lost in the Darkness can be found here: http://titanic-lost-in-the-darkness.tumblr.com/
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Re: making titanic for vs

Postby Snipezzify » Mon May 07, 2012 9:40 am

ok your right i guess so what parts do you suggest i build instead more or less than your model, bearing in mind that i am able to run your model and pick up sometimes 45 fps in the less detailed areas and about 35-40 in areas like the forward gsc also how do i make the propellers turn. Thanks for the support from everyone as i am actually inspired by you people who build things like this, and i just wanna give it a go myself as i am quite good at 3d modelling

P.S I got that titanic 3d thing you mentioned, it's AMAZING it makes me want the mafia titanic mod to come out sooner, and do you know when that will be released
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Re: making titanic for vs

Postby larrygregory » Fri May 11, 2012 7:11 am

Well, i would certainly try to help you in this fantastic venture you have taken into consideration.So, i guess this might help you in some or other way
http://www.thinkreliability.com/Titanic.aspx .
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