information you need to become a trained skinning warrior
When you start skinning you will find that you don't know how
to make some things look correct.
The following tutorials should help you out and point you in
the right direction. It is important to note that these are
NOT the definitive guide, and that practice and experimentation
are the best teachers you can have.
Now, with that warning out of the way, lets give you some links.
Mess - Painting Realistic Blood Stains.
Splats - Strangefate
Bloodsplats, used sparingly on the right spots add a lot to
fantasy images and give a dramatic touch.
- Its not only about skin you know...
Tutorial - Drawing Realistic Muscles.
Great skinning tutorial that starts from scratch using Photoshop.
The skills learned from this tutorial can be applied to more
then just UT though.
Krows secret notes on the fine art of greyscale skinning.
A set by step tutorial of Bladekiller's method of painting realistic
hair on skins.
Tabun shows us how he skinned the face of one of his skins and
how you can get similar results.
The title says it all, Krow teaches the ways of shading and
- It's all in the wrists.
a Head - Teaching you how to give some head to your skin.
Metal - A painting tutorial for skinners.
Effect - Strangefate
This is a quick way i use to create the effect of old paint
It works also great for stamps and old inked-looking text.
A collection of useful skinning tips & tricks.
Unreal Tournament Skins- How to Breathe some life into your
Tournament Skins FAQ
- Shane Caudle
A helpful list of answers to frequently asked UT skinning problems.
Skinning Step by Step
- Krow & AcidDrone
In this lengthy 5 part series, Krow & Acid go through the
entire creation process of a UT skin. Must read !
Tournament Skins Discussion
- Shane Caudle
Shane gives you some files and gives a breif overview of UT
Tournament Skin Installation - A How-to for installing UT
skins ! [ 01-01-2001]
Tournament Screenshots - A How-to for taking great UT screenshots.
Quake 3 Arena
Advanced Shaders: Glow/Pulse
This tutorial teaches you how to create glowing and pulsating
effects on your Q3 skins.
A very good introduction to shaders for Quake 3.
it Up - A quickie on how to make a pk3 for your skin.
3 Installation - A How-to for installing Q3 skins ! [
3 Screenshots - A How-to for taking great Quake 3 screenshots.
3 Skin Meshes - A guide to those pesky skinmeshes.
Alien vs Predator 2
A Skin - AvPNews
A short but excellent tutorial on how to go about editing/creating
your own AvP2 skins and seeing them ingame.
Elite Force - Neural
Tools and programs
exploration - assigning textures - How to get 3D Exploration
to display textures.