Tutorials

What follows is a complete list of all the available tutorials on this wiki.

3ds Max

These tutorials cover the use of Cyan Worlds Plasma Plugin for 3D Studio Max. It is assumed you are familiar with 3DS Max before using these.

Note: If you are a complete newcomer to the plugin, read Max:Getting Started first.
  • Max:Installing: step-by-step instructions on the installation of the Max Plugin.
  • Max:Getting Started: an overview of Cyan's Plasma Plugin for 3DS Max.
  • Max:Exporting: information on exporting your Ages from 3DS Max to Plasma.
  • Max:Materials: all the documentation you will need on applying Materials to your Ages.
  • Max:Basic Material Animation: how to animate materials for simple effects, such as ripples.
  • Max:Clickables: adding objects to your Age which can be clicked on for interaction.
  • Max:Linking: information on linking rules in Max.
  • Max:Details: this tutorial provides help on keeping a good level of detail.
  • Max:Importing: how to import objects created in Blender to Max.
  • Max:Lightmaps: a tutorial on the use of lightmaps with Uru.
  • Max:Stencils: this tutorial will help you add stencils to your Ages.

CyanWorlds.com Engine

The following tutorials are useful you wish to customize H'uru's fork of CWE.

DIRTSAND

Should you need tips and instructions on setting up an Uru shard with DIRTSAND, the following tutorials should be of some use for you.

Korman

The following tutorials explain the use of H'uru's Korman Blender plugin for creating Ages in Uru. It is assumed you are familiar with Blender before using these.

If you are a complete newcomer to Korman, read Korman:Getting Started first.

Note: Korman is still a work-in-progress, so details in these tutorials are subject to change. New tutorials will also be added as Korman develops.

PyPRP

The following tutorials explain the use of H'uru's PyPRP Blender plugin for creating Ages in Uru. It is assumed you are familiar with Blender before using these.

Note: If you are a complete newcomer to PyPRP, read PyPRP:Getting Started first.
Note: this section is still in the process of being reorganized; some old tutorials might not be listed here. For a list of the old tutorials, look here (these tutorials will eventually also be merged and reorganized).

Python

What follows will help you script your Ages and Plasma according to your wishes.

Uru

A few other tutorials pertaining mostly to the Uru community and the various tools associated with it.

External Resources

Here are a few other tutorials currently not available on this wiki which might of interest for the creation of Ages.