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Evelyn [Low-poly character]
show user profile  Nanne
I'm working on a low-poly character just for fun, but lets pretend I want to use it in a game engine :)

I'll post images of here later, first I have a question but I figured I'll keep it all in one thread :)

I found this on the net:

It seems to me that he has only used triangels and no quads, is that to prefer when modelling for a game engines? (this was my question :)

Kristoffer Helander
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7/17/2006 10:58:11 AM (last edit: 7/17/2006 10:58:11 AM)
show user profile  Bolteon
quads are just two triangles with thier shared edge set to invisible...

all game engines work with just triangles... just a matter of turning those edges to visible or not...

-Marko Mandaric

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7/17/2006 11:35:37 AM (last edit: 7/17/2006 11:35:37 AM)
show user profile  Nanne
So you're saying... what? :) I'll just keep to quads, should I?

Kristoffer Helander
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7/17/2006 11:39:13 AM (last edit: 7/17/2006 11:39:13 AM)
show user profile  Pruvaloo
A game engine will see a quad as two work in triangles if you like, or work in quads...tis up to you.

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7/17/2006 12:07:25 PM (last edit: 7/17/2006 12:07:25 PM)
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