creating a custom explosion destruction effect.

Discussion in 'Mapping Questions & Discussion' started by basilhs333, May 19, 2017.

  1. basilhs333

    basilhs333 L7: Fancy Member

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    what i need is : do you know when you cap the last point on badwater and it explodes and then things fall from the sky? like barrels. i want to make something similar, how can do that?
    and lastly i would like to know how to add a picture on my map when you join the map.
    like when you join badwater it shows you 2 pics of the map.
     
  2. Pocket

    aa Pocket When all you have is Hammer...

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    They used a physics simulator to create an animation of the explosion, and exported the whole thing as a single animated prop. Same thing they did for the collapsing bridge in Half-Life 2 Episode Two and the opening sequence in Portal 2. It's not something you can do in-engine.
     
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