How to add custom buildings, fences, etc...

Discussion in 'Mapping Questions & Discussion' started by LouisArmstrong, Nov 19, 2008.

  1. LouisArmstrong

    LouisArmstrong L1: Registered

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    hey guys, im new, i found the creating a spawn room tute VERY helpful (thank you) and and starting out with a very cimple CTF style map, but would like to add custom buildings, such as, shacks, some fencing, etc... how is this stuff added/created? is there a fence already available in hammer or has everyone just been modelling their own fences and buildings (in seperate 3d program) and importing them in Hammer? i know Maya fairly well but am wondering about this.

    thanks guys for help :)
  2. Apom

    Apom L6: Sharp Member

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    Use the "create entity" tool in Hammer, this should create an info_player_teamspawn. Place it somewhere. Double-click it once it's created (or select it and press alt+enter) to bring up the property box. In the "class" field (top of this property box), you can see info_player_teamspawn. Type prop_static instead. Hit the "apply" button. New properties should appear. Find the "world model" line, double-click it, and make your choice.
  3. Armadillo of Doom

    aa Armadillo of Doom Group Founder, Lover of Pie

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    You seem sincere enough that I don't think you're a troll ;) Read this; and familiarize yourself with the various tools. Making buildings, fences, etc. is remarkably easy once you get the hang of it. But you have to be willing to take the time needed to read and practice.
  4. TotalMark

    TotalMark L6: Sharp Member

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