Starting to mock up UI/HUD and get a sence of where our camera's going to be.
Doing some magic freelance fx for film/tv right now, so Mage is on a 2 weeks pause. I've been using the opportunity to re-read some of my architecture books when rendering/not at my computer. Always inspiring when connected to game design. Highly recommend what I'm reading now:
Now the armor I've been designing has started to come together as more purposeful uses. I broken apart what is a "evil" helmet, vs good guys. The material (bright shinny/dark muted) will also say that but I think the form should indicate alignment as well as purpose. Archers will have one type of helmet vs pikeman etc.
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I'm pretty happy with how this turned out. Water material for a low poly style.