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Game Environment Modeling Fundamentals

by Alex Jerjomin

In this course, you'll learn how to create a block out and a high resolution sculpt of a stylized dungeon scene. Required Software: 3ds Max, ZBrush, Photoshop, Marmoset Toolbag.

What you'll learn

Environment modeling is an essential part of game level creation. In this course, Game Environment Modeling Fundamentals, you'll start with creating a black out of a dungeon scene. Next, you'll split the scene in to individual assets, and will sculpt high resolution props in ZBrush. Finally, you'll take it in to Marmoset Toolbag and create a final render of the scene. By the end this course, you'll know how to layout and model your own game environment. Required Software: 3ds Max, ZBrush, Photoshop, Marmoset Toolbag.

About the author

Alex was born in Soviet Latvia. Since childhood he has loved to build and create, leading him to a love for architecture. As a teenager, Alex was introduced to his first CAD software where he learned different building designs and layouts. He then decided his passions could be combined into a career as a 3D artist. He moved to the UK where he met his wonderful wife, Natasha, and attended Herefordshire University to study 3D animation and Game Art. He was torn between doing work in the VFX or gam... more

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