Hi, im visions

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself' started by visions, Aug 4, 2009.

  1. visions

    visions L1: Registered

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    Im visions, i play pyro, i play arena. I started mapping...attempting to make a legitimate arena map but im new and need a little help. Just on how to fix parts and optimize and whatnot... and make roofs.. cos theres gotta be a right way to do it thats not painful.
     
  2. eerieone

    aa eerieone

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    welcome
    pretty soon "the political gamer" will appear with a bunch of links that help you out in your endevour :)

    for roofs, just look how valve makes them, that´s what th sdk-files of the stock maps are for :)
     
  3. DJive

    aa DJive Cake or Death?

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    Welcome to the community!

    There is a fair bit of useful tutorials in my signature as well.
     
  4. The Political Gamer

    aa The Political Gamer

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    Hi and welcome to TF2Maps.net visions! :D

    If you have any screen shots of your current or previous mapping endeavorers we would love to see them.

    To get the best TF2Maps.net experience possible feel free to donate.

    With your donation you will not only be able to remove all ads but get a larger avatar with bigger signature size allowance with images, full text search, an increased 500 PM inbox size, a nifty 'TF2Maps.net Supporter' image tag, the Ability to view other members profile and to top it all off full blog/gallery capabilities

    If you need any help with a problem that you think you could fix on your own, you should read through the TF2 wiki and our own rather impressive [ame=http://forums.tf2maps.net/forumdisplay.php?f=12]Tutorial section.[/ame]


    If you need help with Entities please consult [ame=http://forums.tf2maps.net/showpost.php?p=44439&postcount=1]The Ultimate Mapping Resource Pack[/ame] made by our very own A Boojum Snark. Were you will find [ame=http://forums.tf2maps.net/showpost.php?p=44522&postcount=2]The Prop Library,[/ame] [ame=http://forums.tf2maps.net/showpost.php?p=60246&postcount=3]The Gametype Library,[/ame] [ame=http://forums.tf2maps.net/showpost.php?p=61031&postcount=4]The Improved FGD,[/ame] and [ame=http://forums.tf2maps.net/showpost.php?p=84392&postcount=5]The Pre-fab library[/ame]


    After you are done with your project you can upload it here or you can use a very useful program that a lot of other mappers use called Dropbox.

    After it is uploaded you can [ame=http://forums.tf2maps.net/forumdisplay.php?f=44]make a thread for it here.[/ame]

    Don't worry about making it pretty just yet. However, feel free to sign up for [ame=http://forums.tf2maps.net/forumdisplay.php?f=35]gameday for some good testing.[/ame] Gamedays are on Fridays in the euro server and Saturday/Sunday in the U.S. server.

    If you have any other questions, there is usually someone in Steam chat who can help. Welcome to the group!

    Lastly don't forget!
    Does it help?
    Do you agree?
    Make you laugh?
    The quickest way to express yourself:[​IMG]
     
  5. Owlruler

    Owlruler L12: Fabulous Member

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    Welcome!
    There's not much I can really say after The Political Gamer's been through though.