F99 UCAV Flying at Edwards AFB
Posted by urk at 10/7/2009 9:28 AM PDT
Mid7night writes:
Looks like HBO's  Mid7night is quite the industrious fellow.  And that industry is aerospace.

"Y'know that little jet you see flying overhead in ODST?  Like anything else with wings, I wanted to fly it!  Thankfully, I found some close-up shots of it over on HBO, so I started modeling.  Finally I'm nearing completion.

I modeled the shape in AC3D, but the real magic happens in X-Plane.  That's where you turn ordinary shapes into things that fly!  Here's where the progress stands thus far:

3D Model = 100%
Flight Model = 95%
Texture Mapping = 80%

Along with texture maps, X-Plane now supports Normal Maps, so i
generated some rough ones just to test it out.  Here's the results:

F99 Flying at Edwards - 1
F99 Flying at Edwards - 2
F99 Flying at Edwards - 3
F99 Flying at Edwards - 4
F99 Flying at Edwards - 5
Click for awesome carrier-ops video (.MOV)"
'Under Fire' - ubald Render 

Posted by urk at 9/2/2010 9:00 AM PDT

Feet first into awesome.

Looks like ubald unleashed another render over at HBO. This one's a WIP and part of a much larger collection that will ultimately serve as a webcomic. But you should check it out now.

ubald: Halo Rendered Comic

Tags: Halo 3: ODST


Chronicles of ODS Steve #81 

Posted by urk at 9/1/2010 9:30 AM PDT

Faux Chief.

This week's Steve's getting all Batman on some Scarab carapace.

Chronicles of ODS Steve: Faux Chief (#81)

Tags: Halo 3: ODST


Chronicles of ODS Steve: #80 

Posted by urk at 8/25/2010 8:42 AM PDT


Today's Chronicles takes the direct approach.

Chronicles of ODS Steve: Charge (#80)

Tags: Halo 3: ODST


Halo: 3: ODST Mythic Guide: Data Hive 

Posted by urk at 8/24/2010 9:01 AM PDT

From here on out, you'll be playing in real-time.

The Tyrant is prepared to drop his latest Mythic Guide. If you've yet to make you way up to Data Hive, it looks like the next installment will be delayed, so you have plenty of time to catch up. More information at the link below.

Halo 3: ODST Mythic Guide: Data Hive

Tags: Halo 3: ODST


Chronicles of ODS Steve #79 

Posted by urk at 8/18/2010 9:03 AM PDT

Need Backup?

Looks like Steve is mixing and matching.

Chronicles of ODS Steve: Need Backup? (#79)

Tags: Halo 3: ODST



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