No one will discuss the new destruction system below.
Besides, if you'd be involved in project budgeting you would be aware that the costs are growing and using cheap alternatives is inevitable. This is the business. first of all.
If you hate people that can make your life easier and see the threat in everything related to AI then you can hardly call yourself an artist. Rather than a kid who likes to be in a comfort zone.
Check out a cool Texture Tools ZBrush Plugin by Bradford Smith that can improve the workflow for creating Tiling Textures through the use of Subtools and Insert Mesh brushes.
- IMM split and selection shortcuts
- Auto-Tile shortcuts
- Subtool Duplication batch
- Support for Unified Space (default) and custom defined Tile Area (facing down Z-Axis only)
Subtool Batching Features:
- Modes: Selected, All, Visible, Custom Range, Ignore 0
Plugin: v0.2 (alpha)
ZBrush: 4R8 P2 (service pack 2 IS required)