DarthParametric

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  1. I need a project to work on in between pazaak gui and starmap, any ideas?

    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      You should be able to whip that up in a weekend, easy. Get on it Carth.

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  2. Anyone else find themselves really missing the only LucasForums days? Feeling super nostalgic thinking of those days right now. Good times. Good friends. 

    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      Ah yes, trying to block mimartin and getting the "you cannot block moderators" message. Fun times.

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  3. I was gone for awhile because of stuff. But I'm back now. It's going to take some time to get back in the swing of things as I'm starting from scratch at this point (because stuff). Anyway, @DarthParametric totally nailed the Rancor Trio holograms idea I had so definitely check it out.

    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

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      I'm starting from scratch at this point (because stuff)

      Brain slug sucked out all your memories about modding?

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  4. Yo ho ho.

    Can I get someone to remind me where I'm supposed to put DeNCS? Need to decompile a couple scripts and I can't remember how I got it working before. 

    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      You can put it anywhere. It needs the game-specific nwscript.nss and requires Java. That's it.

  5. Thrilled I was able to see A New Hope in the cinemas for the first time! Now I know what it was like in 1977!

    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      I imagine it was hard to see much dressed like this.

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  6. I'm back! A lil' sneak peak of what I'm working on at the moment (and will be releasing soon-ish)

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    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      Lol yeah that is nothing. The last few lightsaber hilts I made had twice that or more.

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  7. I'm back! A lil' sneak peak of what I'm working on at the moment (and will be releasing soon-ish)

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    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      You can pump way more polys than that without any dramas. What the engine chokes on is entity count, not poly count.

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  8. I'm back! A lil' sneak peak of what I'm working on at the moment (and will be releasing soon-ish)

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    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      Ah, so they are supposed to be full length sleeves pushed up. That might work if you want to actually model some of those folds/creases in. Right now they are far too smooth and straight, so they look like that's their full length.

      I suppose if you are sticking to the artwork then he sort of has a Prequel-style Jedi belt rather than a standard belt like I was assuming.

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  9. I'm back! A lil' sneak peak of what I'm working on at the moment (and will be releasing soon-ish)

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    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      I think lengthening the sleeves would be an improvement.  Alternatively, you could make them even shorter, about half their current length, ending around the mid-bicep. Elbow-length just looks odd.

      You might also want to consider a physical mesh belt buckle rather than just painting one on, assuming that was the plan.

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  10. I'm back! A lil' sneak peak of what I'm working on at the moment (and will be releasing soon-ish)

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  11. So I see PCGameMods.com is back in existence, in its traditional form of an error message.

    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      Doing a domain lookup, I don't think it ever went away as such. It just doesn't exist as a functional site.

      Given the significant number of IP and registrar changes over the past decade and the fact that it is listed as being for sale, I imagine it has gone through the hands of a series of squatters looking to make a quid off it.

       

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  12. Just out of the oven, freshly baked.

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    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      Since I know there are some weirdos like @Untold Prophecy that like the ROTS version (for some reason), I figure I'll add a hack job conversion of it.

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  13. Just out of the oven, freshly baked.

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    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      DP_Obi-Wan_ANH_Saber_01.thumb.jpg.f2505dea0618d960fdb41415db826c05.jpg

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      I need to make a few minor envmap tweaks. It's always such a pain in the ass trying to get that right.

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  14. Just out of the oven, freshly baked.

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    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      Yeah, this is the game hilt. I modelled it over the top of the CAD model that I made a couple of years ago for 3D printing and used a couple of bits of that for the high poly bake. The textures won't look as good as in the renders in-game of course.

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  15. Just out of the oven, freshly baked.

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    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      First pass on the textures:

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      Still need to add/tweak a couple of details, and I'm not really sure on the grenade body. I think they might have just painted it black. I need to find some better pics.

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  16. Was working on a little mod and came across "namefilter.2da"... lol

    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      It's a leftover from the multiplayer aspects of Neverwinter Nights.

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  17. Remember @Quanon?  I sure do but I apparently I forgot I had a text interview that could've gone in Stoney's M4-78 chapter.  As the models for the Archons are in both Stoney's version and in the EP, I may as well use the interview in the next chapter. Since Quanon has not been heard from in a long time and he no longer responds to emails, I'll need some one to "perform" his interview.  If that sounds like something that you might be interested in, please PM me.

    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      I didn't complain about it because I didn't see it. Otherwise I would have said exactly the same thing.

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  18. Remember @Quanon?  I sure do but I apparently I forgot I had a text interview that could've gone in Stoney's M4-78 chapter.  As the models for the Archons are in both Stoney's version and in the EP, I may as well use the interview in the next chapter. Since Quanon has not been heard from in a long time and he no longer responds to emails, I'll need some one to "perform" his interview.  If that sounds like something that you might be interested in, please PM me.

    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      I don't think you should be impersonating people. If you absolutely must have audio, at least use some robotic text-to-speech thing that is obviously not Human.

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  19. Remember @Quanon?  I sure do but I apparently I forgot I had a text interview that could've gone in Stoney's M4-78 chapter.  As the models for the Archons are in both Stoney's version and in the EP, I may as well use the interview in the next chapter. Since Quanon has not been heard from in a long time and he no longer responds to emails, I'll need some one to "perform" his interview.  If that sounds like something that you might be interested in, please PM me.

  20. Oh GIMME 

     

    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      Seems to be significantly more dancing than last time.

  21. The Clone Wars ending is so good I might start doing a proper Ahsoka mod

    EDIT: Welp.

     

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    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      Probably a good strategy. I used the PFHA01/Luxa head as a basis for a Nautolan female head back in the pre-"porting is cool now" days and it was useful to get proportions and positioning lined up.

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  22. The Clone Wars ending is so good I might start doing a proper Ahsoka mod

    EDIT: Welp.

     

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    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      Good show. I was originally going to say that the TOR head might be ok with just a custom tattoo/facepaint texture, but when I looked at it again I realised it doesn't really bear much resemblance to Ahsoka. The montrals especially are way too big, and there's obviously the more cartoon-like proportions of Ahsoka's face. Although on that latter count you seem to be hewing closer to realism.

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  23. The Clone Wars ending is so good I might start doing a proper Ahsoka mod

    EDIT: Welp.

     

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    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      I was messing around for a bit with some TOR outfit ports after seeing this post on the SWTOR subreddit:

      https://www.darthparametric.com/images/TOR_Ahsoka_Tano_Outfit_01.jpg

      https://www.darthparametric.com/images/TOR_Ahsoka_Tano_Outfit_02.jpg

      But if you plan to make a custom model that would probably be better.

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  24. Oh dear, Naughty Dog, oh dear...

    1. DarthParametric

      DarthParametric

      "We want to let everybody experience it together....by waiting until someone leaks a debug build on the internet".

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