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View Poll Results: who made the coolest looking weapon? (vote after the comp has ended)
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Old 03-08-2009, 03:21 AM   #31
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@Dango77 im lovin that thing. very bad ass
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Old 03-08-2009, 07:14 AM   #32
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blocked out some more, good job i have the day off work.

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Old 03-08-2009, 08:23 AM   #33
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Kick ass revolver !!!! my dad use to have one when he was a cop
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Old 03-08-2009, 10:53 AM   #34
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Old 03-08-2009, 11:44 AM   #35
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Looking good Hammer, personally I prefer the first of the two last pictures you posted, I think because it's clearer to see the shapes of the barrel. But the last one you posted looked a bit more realistic, so maybe somewhere inbetween?

Good work anyhow!

And thanks Kuj4K, I'm doing what I can with the time I've had, (not a lot!) Glad you like it!
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Old 03-08-2009, 12:10 PM   #36
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aaah, pushed the wrong keys and killed the post page and so yeah.. starting again..

this is going to be my last post with pictures because i dont have a chance to work on this for the comp after this point here

a bit about the weapon...

the weapon is an axe with two blades
it has a hidden gun, the gun fires as a single shot gun, so it's not semi auto or full auto.
it fires ordinary.. umm... 45mm lead bullets (unlimited ammo and no reload time..... :p)
the weilder of this weapon carries two (so he has four blades and two guns) and can join them at the butt end to form a halberd-like weapon, or open an end up to fire a shoulder mounted energy weapon.


made a very quick and crude playblast of the weapon switching between axe and gun form

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZDmQLflAS3I

sorry...this is probably going to be my longest post... lots of close ups of the weapon

this took just over 32 minutes to render... at 640x480 res... must be all the glossyness to the reflections


gun form from behind


another close up of gun form


the entire gun form


close up of the trigger, you should be able to see the hole that it came out from
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Old 03-08-2009, 12:11 PM   #37
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i was about to go sleep when i realised my post never posted

it had too many images.......

now i forgot what i said after my post...

tip of the axe


moving down the axe


the handle of the axe


the entire axe (i think i made it a bit too long.....)


two joined together firing an energy beam


same shot, different angle



that is looking sweet hammer, do you have the holes for the bullets in teh chamber?
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Old 03-08-2009, 12:15 PM   #38
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forgot the last picture

of the wireframe



56,412 triangles........
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Old 03-08-2009, 12:17 PM   #39
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could you guys tell me how your taking such good screens? so i can post mine.
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Old 03-08-2009, 12:49 PM   #40
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i use grab on mac osx for screenshots.
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Old 03-08-2009, 02:19 PM   #41
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hope i can texture it in the next hour or too. i suck at texturing
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Old 03-08-2009, 02:46 PM   #42
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Ok you have 23 thousand triangles and it's not looking too good one thing i notice by first sight are the edges they are oval not define. Look @ the revolver every edge is hard not oval and it gives the feeling of right structure and metal effect. Baisicly i mean that you need more practice @ hard surface modeling.

Anyway Gj keep it uP

p.s i suck @ texturing too
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Old 03-08-2009, 02:50 PM   #43
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well, actually i know what i did wrong. I smoothed it insted of smooth previewed it. and then saved it (opps). And i dont feel like re making the whole thing..........so im just leaving it so its stuck in smooth it was alot less tris.....so yea......this model is kind of a **** up.....
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Old 03-08-2009, 03:30 PM   #44
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it would have been good to see the un-smoothed version... is there no history on it then? because you can change the subdivision level to 0 and it will be un-smoothed.
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Old 03-08-2009, 03:34 PM   #45
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how do i change the subdivision level? where is that?
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