Dynamic Destruction in UDK

Learn the methods for creating dynamic destruction in both Maya - and UDK using physics simulations!
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  • Lectures 7
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Expert Level
  • Languages English
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Published 9/2013 English

Course Description

This tutorial explores methods for creating dynamic destruction in both Maya and UDK. Inside of Maya, you'll bake rigid-body dynamic-systems simulations, and then learn how to import them into UDK. Also, using UDK's fracture, you will learn how to create real-time destruction environments.

About the Instructor:

Justin Harrison is a Character and Technical Animator with more than 7 years experience in the game development industry. Currently, he is working for Molten Games in Del Mar, CA on an unannounced title. Previously he has worked for for both Activision and Sony on titles such as The Bourne Conspiracy, Ghostbusters: The Game, as well as Transformers: War for Cybertron to name a few. Justin holds a BFA in Digital Art and Animation from the College for Creative Studies, and has a generalist skill set that ranges from artistic modeling and asset creation, to motion capture and keyframe animation, to technical rigging and character setup..

What are the requirements?

  • Autodesk's Maya
  • The latest version of UDK

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn the basics of using Fracture in UDK
  • Learn how to use Physics Simulations in Maya to create convincing destruction

Who is the target audience?

  • Students interested in learning how to add destruction to their Maya scenes or game levels in UDK
  • Advanced level students interested in how physics systems work

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Section 1: Dynamic Destruction in UDK

Samples and source files for course

Maya Dynamics 01
Maya Dynamics 02
Bridge Simulation 01
Bridge Simulation 02
Bridge In UDK
Bonus - Using Fracture in UDK

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