In this second DVD of our series, Hélder Pinto continues where he left off on the creation of an entire level from scratch.
Hélder starts off by placing particles in the scene and then goes into the “Boids” system to place things like flocks of birds. From there he goes into many other topics including decals, roads, prefabs, archetypes, placing automated doors and ropes, setting up sounds, using voxels, creating an entire cave scene, viz areas, environment cubemaps, reflections, clouds, materials and much more. Hélder concludes the level section by setting up the final lighting.
This DVD, along with the other volumes in the series, will provide you with an invaluable amount of information needed to start creating your own levels in CryENGINE 3 SDK today.
About the Instructor: Hélder Pinto has been working with CryENGINE for over 4 years and has worked on games such as the award winning "Crysis 2" and "Under Siege". As a Level Artist, Hélder's speciality lays in having responsibility for the for the entire aesthetics of a level, while keeping a close eye on gameplay and performance. For more than a decade, Hélder has gained an enormous amount of experience and respect from within the community for for his outstanding character and artistic caliber. Hélder currently works at Crytek in Frankfurt, Germany on an unannounced project.