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Fingolfin
Last Activity:
Oct 22, 2017 at 3:20 PM
Joined:
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Birthday:
Feb 23, 1991 (Age: 26)
Location:
Gothenburg, Sweden
Occupation:
VR Game Developer

Fingolfin — 3D Modeling Reviewer

Well-Known Member, 26, from Gothenburg, Sweden

Fingolfin was last seen:
Oct 22, 2017 at 3:20 PM
    1. General Red HAwk
      General Red HAwk
      It happen when i start an outbreak when china infantry was camping
    2. General Red HAwk
      General Red HAwk
      hi fin i found bug in your world dom map because when i start zombie outbreak it cause fatal error so i hope you fix it immediately Thanks!
      1. Fingolfin
        Fingolfin
        Was it when you started an outbreak or when you finished the zombie overlord research?
        Sep 16, 2017
    3. General Red HAwk
    4. trebla ratilla
      trebla ratilla
      1. Fingolfin
        Fingolfin
        Sep 11, 2017
      2. trebla ratilla
        trebla ratilla
        thanks Fin ;D, your really a nice person
        Sep 12, 2017
    5. General Red HAwk
      General Red HAwk
      Hey Fingolfin i have request for you can you make a chinook helicopter model please
      1. Fingolfin
        Fingolfin
        You are very lucky, i am actually working on one right now. Only texturing and animation remains. I'll let you know when it's done, you can keep an eye out on the World Domination thread to see when it gets implemented.
        Sep 10, 2017
    6. The Dark Angel
      The Dark Angel
    7. DerekX
      DerekX
      Hey Fingolfin, I've converted your Su-35 model to Starcraft 2. Check out that section anytime. :) I'm a little unsure of the attachment points I configured though.
      1. DerekX
        DerekX
        Also, I could post each of your converted models back in their original location(s) without creating another resource thread if you'd like that better.
        Aug 21, 2017
    8. StoPCampinGn00b
      StoPCampinGn00b
      Hey, tell us whenever you upload your World Dom map so we can spotlight it on the hosted projects tab.
    9. SNIper of DARKness
      SNIper of DARKness
    10. Yousef
      Yousef
      Hello, remember me? A while back I asked if you could give me the Starcraft 2 models you made and you told me to remind you later, just asking, why didn't you upload these models to hive? They look pretty good and functional.
      1. AnonHero123
        AnonHero123
        I'd like an update too, since I kinda wanna try working on copying the HotS/WoL/LotV Campaign, and apparently, your models look awesome while having a small file size.

        (Just reviving this comment)
        Aug 13, 2017
      2. Fingolfin
        Fingolfin
        Hey guys, sorry for the late reply, i made a paste with the models for you here:
        https://www.hiveworkshop.com/pastebin/afcf8cc2f40aa18c45cb5ee3aedf6cb912930/

        You will see why i haven't uploaded them... the terran buildings only have "fake" teamcolor (always red), most models lack the majority of their animations, no attachment points, the sound events are designed as if the ingame sounds were replaced... some of the textures are poorly compressed (happens when exported from 3ds max), if any texture is above 100kb, convert it to BMP using wc3 viewer and then back to BLP with 60% compression, and they will take much less space. Have fun, i guess.
        Aug 21, 2017
      3. Yousef
        Yousef
        Thanks a lot, I thought you would never notice!
        Aug 22, 2017
    11. Strikest
      Strikest
      Hi, I downoaded your GrassTallFlowers model from here https://www.hiveworkshop.com/threads/tank-wars.240987/page-2#post-2438523 and it looks really great, except I got weird shadows when I tried to place it in the World Editor (looked fine in Magos for some reason). Here is a picture of what I mean: http://imgur.com/a/8prrY

      I saw in your post that you mentioned something about unshaded layers or something, and was wondering if you could maybe edit the model to remove the shadows? Thanks!
      1. Fingolfin
        Fingolfin
        I can explain to you roughly how to solve this:
        *Open the model in magos model editor.
        *Go to Windows>Materials and double click the material.
        *You will see one or two sub-materials. Right click and add a new one. Double click on it.
        *Set the filter mode of this material to "blend" and the texture to the same as the others. Check "unshaded" and "twosided". Finally, set "alpha" to something suiting - maybe 0.3.
        *When you go to Window>Animation manager and play the "stand" animation, you will see the effect.

        Note that the higher alpha you add to the unshaded layer, the more the grass will appear to glow at night. It's a difficult trade-off, and you'll just have to either balance it yourself or just disable day/night cycle in your map.
        May 21, 2017
      2. Strikest
        Strikest
        Thanks, it worked perfectly. The glowing at night part is fine, I'm using custom DNC anyways.
        May 22, 2017
    12. Yousef
      Yousef
      Hello, I have seen 2 models you made from SC2 (Stalker and Marauder) and I saw tan image uploaded by you on the Stalker page with really cool protoss models, if you didn't release them, why? if you have released them where can I find them? They look very cool, thanks in advance.
      1. Fingolfin
        Fingolfin
        I haven't released them because they are incomplete. I can probably send a couple of them to you though, just remind me later.
        May 10, 2017
      2. Yousef
        Yousef
        Ok, I will make sure to remind you later.
        Any specific time?
        May 10, 2017
    13. deepstrasz
      deepstrasz
      Hey, so, I don't understand. You upload World in Flames on EpicWar but not on Hive? (in the maps section)
      1. StoPCampinGn00b
        StoPCampinGn00b
        pls why
        Apr 30, 2017
      2. Fingolfin
        Fingolfin
        It will be on the hive within days, I promise! I just didn't have time to write a description yesterday.
        Apr 30, 2017
      3. StoPCampinGn00b
        StoPCampinGn00b
        Keep up the awesome work, Fingolfin. I hope to see World Dom up, of course :)
        Apr 30, 2017
    14. SNIper of DARKness
      SNIper of DARKness
      Any news on World In Flames update? I hope you didn't give up just because a grumpy Marcus told you no one wants it anymore.
      1. Fingolfin
        Fingolfin
        It's practically finished, i just have to take some screenshots for the news post! I know Marcus is just sad because i won't let him edit the map, he even asked me once how much money i wanted for it. ;)

        EDIT: It's uploaded now!!!!!
        Apr 29, 2017
    15. PhantomNiqht
      PhantomNiqht
      How would I convert your Republic Gunship model to a StarCraft 2 compatible format? The files are not compatible with the game, and I can only guess that the .mdx format is for Warcraft 3.

      Thank you for taking the time to read this, and I apologize for bothering you on your Profile, I just started the process of porting custom models into my StarCraft 2 maps, so I am a bit of a noob. I got someone's m3 conversion on your Venator-Class Star Destroyer working, however it is the only file in m3 and dds format. Is there any tips/advice/help you can offer for this situation?
      1. Fingolfin
        Fingolfin
        The models were converted by a guy called HighKingUlfric (i think), you should ask him. I have to warn you though, Blizzard are a bit more strict on what you add into SC2 maps and usually consider Star Wars content to be copyright infringement. I know that one guy who used the ported Venator model got personally contacted by them and asked to remove it.
        Apr 29, 2017
      2. PhantomNiqht
        PhantomNiqht
        Thank you for the warning. I found will look for the remainder of the models there.
        Apr 29, 2017
      3. DerekX
        DerekX
        Did HighKingUlfric try to publish a Star Wars map on Battle.net? At least I wouldn't do that with Star Wars models.
        Jul 16, 2017
    16. LordDz
      LordDz
      Så.. Bor du fortfarande i Göteborg?
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      2. LordDz
        LordDz
        Mittemot Saluhallen, i en av de stora beiga lägenheterna.
        Fick den också på tur + ett sånt där kul lån som man ska betala av..
        Apr 29, 2017
      3. LordDz
        LordDz
        Btw, indiespelsgruppen i Göteborg har spelöl på varannan tisdag vid GG bar kl 18:30ish. Kom förbi o snacka spel / wc3? :D
        May 1, 2017
      4. Fingolfin
        Fingolfin
        Låter skoj! Är upptagen ikväll, men kanske en annan gång!
        May 2, 2017
    17. BLazeKraze
      BLazeKraze
      Hi! Because I love the dirt tile or savannah dirt from red shift, can you share it to me? Because I will use it to my upcoming project. I can't contact red shift anymore and I know you're the one who have his tile. I will give a credit to him. :) Thanks!
      1. Fingolfin
      2. BLazeKraze
        BLazeKraze
        Oh, thank you very much. :)
        Apr 30, 2017
    18. Mike
      Mike
      1. GolluM_KoMe
        GolluM_KoMe
        That's pretty good ! Simple but get the job done.
        Mar 13, 2017
      2. Mechanical Man
        Mechanical Man
        looks nice, but were are the ships deployed?
        Apr 21, 2017
    19. SeedinAethyr
      SeedinAethyr
      Happy birthday!
    20. Hazop
      Hazop
      Fingolfin do you ever plan on releasing the other models in "World of Flames" I am currently working on a soviet campaign and I am desperate for models.
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    Birthday:
    Feb 23, 1991 (Age: 26)
    Location:
    Gothenburg, Sweden
    Occupation:
    VR Game Developer
    Current Project:
    World Domination
    WarCraft 3 Account:
    I_Love_Cat
    WarCraft 3 Realm:
    Northrend (Europe)
    Favourite Race:
    Old Gods
    Favorite Organization/Clan:
    Scarlet Crusade
    Staff Position:
    3D Modeling Reviewer

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