View Full Version : My new Map - "noname"
07-12-2004, 02:04 PM
Yesterday I had (Since long time again O_o) a idea for mapping and I've begun with doing it...now I'm having one room (Ca. 5% of the whole map) finished (Textures aren't final yet) and I ask you for your opinion - please tell me, what isn't good and probably what's good :D
07-12-2004, 08:52 PM
It looks like a good solid start, but its kinda lackluster. On a basic mapping level, there's not enough detail towards the edges of the room--try roughing up the walls a little, at the very least use the clipper to cut out some of the stone blocks and push them in or out a little from the wall proper. The texture on the walkway rails also needs a bit of work.
More seriously, though, the "ancient stone temple" has the problem of being a type of map that has been done many times already. You need something to make your map really unique and memorable.
07-13-2004, 12:01 PM
Thanks for your propositions, but it was just an idea, I had in the evening and rearealizated in 3/4 hours ;)
07-13-2004, 11:06 PM
I like it :D
The idea may have been used a lot, but still, its a good idea, and well.. how many people make it look good :D
Some kind of scripted event would give it a good edge, that would make it really unique :D
Excellant start though, even if you released it as it is right now, its still a good map (at least, as the screenshots show)
try roughing up the walls a little, at the very least use the clipper to cut out some of the stone blocks and push them in or out a little from the wall proper.
That would look nice on the walkway too. :D
07-14-2004, 11:09 AM
Some new Shots, with a new lava-shader, and some new textures/details - I'm working on a new version with a new shader - I'll show it when I finish it ^^
07-14-2004, 01:56 PM
Lookin very nice. It may be over used, however it still looks good. I would suggest expanding the level. Theres an old JK level called, castle of fire, I believe. Its basically a little castle that has lava throughout it. Perhaps expand on this level and make it into a similar level. Just an idea though, cant wait to see the finished product.
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