View Full Version : WIP: Trebor Coleman Sabre
08-06-2002, 05:21 PM
Ok, I know i dont have any pics yet, but I am just about to leave to see Signs and I wanted some feedback, I need some more refrence pics so I can fit in the details on the model, I have everything done from the sabre shown on thelightsaber.com so far. I request that the mods dont close this because I will post pics as soon as im back from the movie. :D
08-06-2002, 08:35 PM
OK, im back, and I have a few pics to show you my progress.
Screenshots (http://mr8472.netfirms.com/trebor.jpg) '
08-06-2002, 09:26 PM
Looks exactly like the one in the movie :).
08-06-2002, 11:06 PM
anything coming from you shawn has got to be good. Your saber hilt is the sh-t
08-07-2002, 12:28 AM
OK, ive just finished the skin. Heres a pic, also, the black stripe has the same design on the back, mostly because I didnt feel like cylinder UVWmapping it, but if you guys think its a major problem I can redo the UVWMap and fix that.
Edit: Eek,I noticed a modelling error, I guess I have to re-UVWmap it anyway, ill try that tomorrow though as I am a bit tired :D
08-07-2002, 12:48 AM
08-07-2002, 03:07 PM
See if you can get the people over at the Jedi Mod hilts in progress thread thingy to get your Obi-Wan and Trebor Coleman sabers mod compatible if you possibly can. I'd appreciate it.
08-07-2002, 05:08 PM
I finally finished skinning it and everything, but i noticed a small error, somehow, the UVWmap is errored and its adding over 300 extra vertices to the model. I dont have a clue on how to fix it and I dont have aspirations of starting over, if someone could tell me any fix for this I would be appreciative.
08-07-2002, 05:18 PM
Master Shawn, i love the hilts you make. But when you made your AOTC Obi Hilt, how did you make it my.... well...shiney?
08-07-2002, 05:18 PM
Master Shawn, i love the hilts you make. But when you made your AOTC Obi Hilt, how did you make it my.... well...shiney? or glossy?
08-07-2002, 05:24 PM
I used Fireworks4 to make a metal texture, you can add lighter colors into the silver to make it appear shiny and glossy.
08-07-2002, 05:26 PM
Bingo! thats the key word i need to hear "Lighting Effects" THANKYOU Shawn and i hope other people realise how great your models r.
08-07-2002, 05:28 PM
oops you said "lighter colors" not "lighting effecfs" but You popped an important word in my head so ill try it anyway :p
08-07-2002, 08:54 PM
I finally came to a hopeful solution, im UVWmapping each half seperate, the bottom half is cylindrical, and the top is planar. THis should put me just under the vertices limit :D
08-07-2002, 10:31 PM
Ok, here it is, 100% done :D
Tell me what you think and I will release it for download.
08-07-2002, 10:32 PM
Looks good to me. I say it's ready for release :D.
08-07-2002, 10:37 PM
Agreed - it looks fantastic.
When you release it though, please make sure that it's compatible with JediMod.
Keep up the good work
08-07-2002, 10:41 PM
Really nice hilt, good job Master Shawn. :)
08-07-2002, 10:45 PM
As stated before, I have no clue on how to make it mod compatible as I dont use it. If you can tell me who to contact about it, maybe I will.
08-08-2002, 01:06 AM
You should contact quamosity or darth nasty for mod compatible hilts. They can probably help you.
08-14-2002, 02:23 PM
i have been playin my game with it but it is too fat for the ppls hands can u fix this?
08-14-2002, 02:26 PM
good job on the hilt, now all we need is someone to skin the trebor coleman model and well all be set!
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