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by theserpentlord
Thu May 05, 2005 4:10 am
Forum: Interactive 3d
Topic: Please keep the engine in Blender
Replies: 43
Views: 12141

The most important reason not to drop the game engine completely is there is NOTHING ELSE LIKE IT. I don't know any other tool that allows you to completely develop a 3D game in minutes - you can build almost every aspect of the game in Blender (though you will probably want to use external programs...
by theserpentlord
Wed Oct 20, 2004 4:55 pm
Forum: Interactive 3d
Topic: T2 Screenshots.
Replies: 43
Views: 14505

creature from the black lagoon

many years ago I saw 3D glasses with LCD shutters that allow you to see stereoscopic 3D on a regular computer monitor (by alternating left/right images.) They were demoing Descent - now that's old. Since I was born cross-eyed and have no depth perception, I didn't see much point to it :) (except tha...
by theserpentlord
Tue Oct 19, 2004 8:22 pm
Forum: Interactive 3d
Topic: Game Engine Issues
Replies: 104
Views: 117269

z3ro_d: Yes, dLoc is pretty useless for moving characters :) But, I still fall through the floor, and can sometimes push through walls with linV. Walls do stop dLoc - most of the time - just like they stop linV - most of the time. Even though linV keeps you from falling through the floor AS MUCH as ...
by theserpentlord
Mon Oct 18, 2004 3:53 pm
Forum: Interactive 3d
Topic: Game Engine Issues
Replies: 104
Views: 117269

fall through floors!

I see the falling through floors bug constantly - on different machines with different worlds. I have noticed some things: It is more common when I use dLoc than linV It happens you walk, land, or spin in place It also happens in the middle of flat planes My guess is blender applies an opposing forc...
by theserpentlord
Mon Oct 18, 2004 3:05 pm
Forum: Interactive 3d
Topic: Status of numeric libraries?
Replies: 7
Views: 3174

basic matrix functions

Making a simple blender game, I use the matrix and vector math features all the time, but I have some game programming experience, so what does simple mean? :D Matrix math is especially confusing because they BARELY touched this at school 10 years ago - I end up doing it by trial and error! Python a...