Learning to create UV maps and apply textures using Blender
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Learning to create UV maps and apply textures using Blender

In my last post, I documented my experiences learning the basics of Blender. In the process, I provided a bare-bones guide to using the key modelling tools along with some tips and tricks. This post will continue on from there by taking a brief, but hopefully informative, look at UV maps and textures in Blender. This…

Learning to 3D model using Blender 2.90
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Learning to 3D model using Blender 2.90

Blender is an open-source 3D “creation suite”. The software, which is free to download, can be used to create 3D models that can then be imported into GIANTS Editor (GE). So, why am I interested in learning to use Blender? Well, being able to make 3D models competently is the first step to being able…

A look at roleplay in Farming Simulator
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A look at roleplay in Farming Simulator

Roleplay, sometimes referred to as RP, involves altering your behaviour in order to assume a role or character. In the content of Farming Simulator, RP can take various different forms. First brought to my attention by YouTuber Daggerwin’s “Survival Roleplay” series, FS roleplay videos can be seen across many popular FS themed YouTube channels which…

The SIM FARMER Project
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The SIM FARMER Project

The SIM FARMER project is an e-magazine based around the idea of replicating real-world farming and machinery magazines in the context of Farming Simulator. The idea was first inspired by GreenBale’s YouTube video “Farming Simulator magazine – paint.net Timelapse”. In the video, GreenBale creates a mock-up front cover for a fictional FS based magazine. The…