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HerrDave
Last Activity:
Nov 13, 2019 at 6:32 PM
Joined:
Dec 23, 2013
Messages:
953
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116
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Gender:
Male
Birthday:
Jun 5, 1997 (Age: 22)
Location:
United States, Florida
Occupation:
Goundskeeper & Caretaker

HerrDave

✠ The False Kaiser ✠, Male, 22, from United States, Florida

I'll be showing previews of my work on Patreon, and there I'll also put up polls for suggestions on what to do next Sep 8, 2019

HerrDave was last seen:
Viewing repository Models, Nov 13, 2019 at 6:32 PM
    1. Hazop
      Hazop
      Apologies for the delay but none the less Happy Birthday!
      1. Ragnar9
        Ragnar9
        I wholehearted concur good sir. Heil HerrDave !
        Are you able to bring any icons back?
        Jun 8, 2019
    2. Anglo Warior
      Anglo Warior
      You've been through quite a bit recently. It's nice to know that things have (at least here) turned out somewhat ok. Best of luck to you, Dave.
      (Oh, and happy belated birthday!)
    3. SonsOfSami
      SonsOfSami
      Happy birthday mate!
      1. Wayshan
        Wayshan
        Joining the line - Happy B-day, man! May all of the modeler's patrons be with you during your work - at any time! :)
        Jun 5, 2019
    4. SeedinAethyr
      SeedinAethyr
      Happy birthday!
      1. HerrDave
        HerrDave
        Thanks :p
        Jun 5, 2019
      2. SeedinAethyr
        SeedinAethyr
        You're welcome!
        Jun 5, 2019
    5. HerrDave
      HerrDave
      Okie-dokie, Ralle has un-deleted my models, so the next few days will be spent updating the descriptions to credit the authors of the base skins - God I hope Blizzard fixes the editor soon ;_;
    6. Ether
      Ether
      Hi, Herrdave, what are you working next, the Bunch 'o Yankees or the Haradrim forces? :)
      1. HerrDave
        HerrDave
        Lately I've reworked all of the Rohan units (improved texture, better hair, and pauldrons on Theoden)

        I've been avoiding working on the Gondorian Knight because-- it's a boring model that makes me sad xD

        Mostly I've been waiting around for Blizzard to fix the World Editor, or at least re-break it so I can use my sharp cliffs again - been using that time playing GTA V: Online, LotrO, and Medieval II: Total War

        I /want/ to work on the Haradrim, but I need to crack out some concept art for the culture and armour first - also I need to decide if I'm going to use custom textures for their faces (given that there are like-- no black people in Warcraft by default x_x) or if I'm going to use the Bandit's face, like the existing Haradrim models here
        Jun 3, 2019
      2. Galadgod
        Galadgod
        I think I've seen at least one in-game texture that looks somewhat black? Or at least darker than most other faces in W3, and I believe it's the campaign screen human footman, though I'm not sure if it really looks good. I think there was one model that used that face on a warrior with an open helmet, don't remember how was it called nor how it really looked like.
        Jun 4, 2019
      3. Ether
        Ether
        @HerrDave - Have you ever come up to the idea of using multiple or single skin from the skin repository? I am really super sure that there a plenty of faces and armor textures you can use there. Well if omniskin isn't in the table anymore, maybe this... combo skins or multi-skins can help you.

        The culture of Haradrims are like Medieval Middle East with bandity themes. I even saw your list of planned haradrims somewhere deep in one of your profile comments.
        Jun 4, 2019
    7. Anknaton
      Anknaton
      Hello! So I've noticed that you have some pretty sweet Warhammer Fantasy models done by you, mainly Empire (Reikland, Brettonia, etc). But I would like to ask you something and if you don't mind leave a suggestion or two. So I see you are a big fan of the Warhammer theme and War of the Ring, so here is the first suggestion, did you ever thought in give some love to the Ruinous Powers (Chaos) and Beastmen (Chaos aswell), I would like to see some well known units by fans an people that are all about Warhammer Fantasy units made by your hand (Daemons, Warriors, etc). And there's the second suggestion, have a chat with Gluma maybe you could work in something Warhammer related together. By the way HerrDave, I'm a big fan of your work! Keep it up! Take care dude!
      1. HerrDave
        HerrDave
        I'm interested in making more Chaos Knights, that's for sure - but when it comes to lighter armoured or even bestial monsters (Barbarians/Beastmen), that's where my skill dries up

        I'll be making Chaos Knights, Archaon, possibly Throgg, and I'll be rounding off the Empire with some basic swordsmen

        I tried my hand at the greenskins, but I can't make them look right ;_;
        Jun 3, 2019
      2. Ether
        Ether
        It's beautiful to have throggs in your mind. :)
        Jun 3, 2019
    8. Hazop
      Hazop
      If the site rules now permit the uploading of recreations (from what I understand) What'll be happening to all the models you yeeted?
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      2. Hazop
        Hazop
        By Fantasy you mean something like the Fountain Guard? Either way, thanks for the heads up!
        May 26, 2019
      3. Ether
        Ether
        @HerrDave - That is more than good news yay :)
        May 27, 2019
      4. ClariceGonzalesBR
        ClariceGonzalesBR
        Finally good news to my ears!!
        May 28, 2019
    9. ClariceGonzalesBR
      ClariceGonzalesBR
      Helloooooo!
      I feel sorry for you. Please, try do not have any stress. A "little vacation" will be very useful and pretty good for you.
      Thank you for revive some "dead games" and bring than to Warcraft III.
      Unfortunally, this website do not allow upload rips.
      Its sad and bad, of course, but is the law. We must follow that, because Is to a just cause.

      You works are so incredible! You have a great talent!
      Please,restore your mana in a Fountain. You are too tired, boy..

      I will pray for you!
      Good night!
      1. HerrDave
        HerrDave
        Thank you, God bless :)
        May 25, 2019
    10. deepstrasz
      deepstrasz
      Hey, I'm glad it's working out!
    11. HerrDave
      HerrDave
      Astonishing news has reached me, changes are going to be made in the near future to allow me and others like me to bring in recreations from other games (Like War of the Ring)
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      2. Hazop
        Hazop
        Phew, I was getting worried there...
        May 25, 2019
      3. Wayshan
        Wayshan
        Great news! Thanks for your patience and resilience! I also feel Hive staff deserves some credit. I don't know the details but everyone that contributed to the final solution - thank you too! :)
        May 25, 2019
      4. SonsOfSami
        SonsOfSami
        Very good news, I was really worried that you were going to leave, man.
        Jun 4, 2019
    12. Ether
      Ether
      I believe the Herrdave won't easily surrender as I believe the admins will not let those models and us down. :)
      1. HerrDave
        HerrDave
        I've been talking directly with Ralle on Discord over the last two days

        Due to timezone differences, I only get about 30 minutes to talk to him before he has to sleep, or I do

        Solutions are being discussed, and according to him I do not have as many enemies in the Staff as I think I do

        (Still don't know who is with/against me)

        The good news - it's being talked about.
        The bad news - I'm not part of the full conversation.
        May 23, 2019
      2. Ether
        Ether
        Glad they are in the talks and I will be gladder if they make a rightful and fair, decision. Well you are talking to the owner, I do hope things will get well since you two are having good conversaton bout this.

        Well, who the hell would want an enemy with a good modeller anyway? I presume they could be just trolls or miserable people who love to bash and criticize rather than make models to supply the hive.

        Yeah, like drones, who do nothing in the hive but buzz buzz buzz 'against' others. Well, people like me, will have no reason to be an enemy to people like you, Gluma, and some great modellers out here. People should love their suppliers on hive and keep them warm. :)
        May 23, 2019
      3. deepstrasz
        deepstrasz
        @Battleborn stop this destructive paranoia against our staff. This has not happened before and it's all in the site's interest we solve it as legal as possible. We've not been approving ripped content for a long period of times except as resources in maps. It's much easier to take down maps if the site gets complaints from original authors than whole resources threads from various authors.
        For rips, or in this case, partial rips, there are other means of uploading which can be done here on the site, mind you.
        May 24, 2019
    13. ClariceGonzalesBR
    14. Shakral
      Shakral
      I feel sorry for you( Me want to cry because of your occasion( F to you bro(
    15. MaximBit
      1. HerrDave
        May 22, 2019
    16. Makoodzaka
      Makoodzaka
      I always knew the site staff were a bit clonky but attacking the work of arguably their best contributor for some legal-loop-hole-mumbo-jumbo? Preposterous!
      1. Archian
        Archian
        “Attacking the work”... What are you talking about? As if the staff are deliberately looking for legal reasons to “attack” members of the site. What kind of people do you think we are? You my friend have a misguided view on how you perceive things. Quite a misconception indeed.
        May 22, 2019
      2. Ether
        Ether
        Herrdave was not attacked. There were some paranoid events that trigger some unnamed admins to enforce rules and thought that hive will be destroyed by bigger companies like Activision and Sierra. Anyways, if Herrdave does not monetize and wants stuff for fun only, I don't think there must be a problem or resource locking event should happen.
        May 23, 2019
    17. HerrDave
      HerrDave
      I've received word from Ralle, it seems that under pressure from some of the admins - I was mistaken about the nature of the punishment I was to be given and performed my own before it could be formally issued by the Staff
      1. deepstrasz
        deepstrasz
        I hope you had Kevlar boots on.
        May 21, 2019
      2. Ether
        Ether
        Ralle will save you as Archian will. We can port ourselves to moddb and connect it to hiveworkshop muahahaha
        May 23, 2019
    18. lord_Turin
      lord_Turin
      hang in there bro
    19. Archian
      Archian
      "Acting under orders from Hive Staff" This is simply NOT true. I do not understand why you would say that? Pleae refrain from misleading the public, sir.
      We never told you to remove your resources. We simply asked you to cooperate with us, while we check with Blizzard Entertainment that we are allowed to host rips from other games other than Blizzard games.
      We are currently in contact with Blizzard regarding this issue. So keep your cool while we find a solution dude ;)
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      2. deepstrasz
        deepstrasz
        @Battleborn many comments are still in awaiting moderator approval for at least a year...
        May 23, 2019
      3. Ether
        Ether
        Because admins dont realize how the mod is very illegal.
        May 23, 2019
      4. deepstrasz
        deepstrasz
        @Battleborn someone has to do something, otherwise. Admins can't know everything. Imagine Ralle being online 24/7 checking things like big-B.
        May 23, 2019
    20. Zess
      Zess
      My condolences.
      This is a disgusting and sad situation.
      I do not understand the reasons why the administration of the site believes that these models and textures can make any problems.
      You don't monetize your amazing works, and the original game has been open for modding for a long time and, actually not so popular and... kinda unfairly forgotten.

      P.S.
      Do you thinking about publish such resources on sites with softer rules?
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      2. Ether
        Ether
        As long as you don't want to monetize your stuff and project, I don't think anyone would have problem with that. Anyways, who would play that abandonware Sierra game anyway? I'd rather play yours and as also for sticking with WC3.
        May 23, 2019
      3. HerrDave
        HerrDave
        Precisely

        Myself, I wouldn't take money for my models even if it were mailed to my doorstep

        I model as a hobby, for fun (sometimes), and to preserve old games I've a fondness for

        I care for the elderly, and I kneel in the dirt and tend to gardens and pools for my bread.
        May 23, 2019
      4. Ether
        Ether
        I agree, so that admins must quickly decide to leave things normal as it should be. If it's for fun only and no ads, paypal and crap, then we can all forget this happened. I wonder if when they would fix this issue and hammer the last decision of keeping the models. :)
        May 23, 2019
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    Gender:
    Male
    Birthday:
    Jun 5, 1997 (Age: 22)
    Location:
    United States, Florida
    Occupation:
    Goundskeeper & Caretaker
    Current Project:
    -The Great War
    -War of the Ring
    WarCraft 3 Account:
    HerrDave
    WarCraft 3 Realm:
    US East
    Favourite Race:
    Human
    Favorite Organization/Clan:
    Scarlet Crusade
    Steam:
    HerrDave
    "We live and love in God's peculiar light."
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