This is great. Keeping UVs at 90 degrees never occurred to me but it makes so much sense it seems obvious in retrospect
Unless I'm mistaken, this is how Shadow of the Colossus handles the fur on the Colossi
Awesome breakdown Simon!
Take a look at this new intriguing first-person, open world exploration game being developed for PC. EastShade is a title, which allows you to become painter exploring land with its inhabitants created by Eastshade Studios.
Eastshade is said to give player several possibilities:
- Meet the inhabitants: interact with the locals through dynamic conversations with discoverable topics and branching dialogue
- Find and craft: acquire materials and schematics to surmount obstacles
- Capture your surroundings: compose paintings anywhere in the world and offer them to characters to gain items, knowledge, and unlock secrets.
- Interweaving micro-stories: actions and dialogue decisions affect future interactions and outcomes as you meet new characters.
You are a traveling painter, exploring the island of Eastshade. Capture the world on canvas using your artist’s easel. Talk to the inhabitants to learn about their lives. Make friends and help those in need. Discover mysteries and uncover secrets about the land. Surmount natural impasses to reach forgotten places. Experience how your actions impact the world around you.
Eastshade Studios is a team of four people with Danny Weinmaum in charge. He left AAA games to create his own worlds.
Let us know if you are excited about the upcoming title.