In this 34 minute video tutorial you will learn how to create polygon hair for game characters in Maya. This video tutorial of making polygon hair is for intermediates. The workflow of polygon hair generating is done in Maya but you can use any 3D application to follow this workflow. After watching this polygon hair creation tutorial you’ll be able to create hair for your own game characters using polygon modeling technique.
Creating Polygon Hair for Game Characters in Maya
In this video tutorial you will learn how to create hair for game characters using polygon modeling technique. You’ll also learn how to unwrap hair polygon UV and how to texture it using Photoshop. This tutorial demonstrate how to make hair using polygon in Maya. In this tutorial spPaint3d MEL script is used to paint hair polygon on character head surface. You can use this script or can use other tool or plugin to do same.
The best thing about this tutorial is that you can follow this tutorial in any 3D application. After following this tutorial you’ll be able to create hair for your own game characters using polygon modeling. This way of creating polygon hair for game character is best as it reduce the polycount. It is best method to use for game character as for games it is best to work with lowest possible polygons.
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