Fan-art/Mod - stand-alone demo
This weekend I started to create some graphics to my "fan-art"/Mod for Xenonauts. To make sure that everyone get the same experience of the graphics, I have made a small software.
The file is 90 Mb and I have compressed it with WinRAR.
You need a screen resolution of 640x480 pixel or better. Tested for all Windows-version, not tested on Mac or Linux/Unix.
Installation: Extract the file "animation-demo.rar". Start the "demo" by running the file "animation-demo.exe".
To start the demo, press either 0 (no armour) or 1 (flak jacket). You can press 0 and 1 to change the armour at any time.
Use the numeric key's (1,2,3,4,6,7,8,9) to change the direction of the animation.
Use W for Walking
Use S for Stop
Use R for Running
Use D for Die (note: after a short period the figure will start walking)
Note: I know there are an error in flak-jacket in the animations "Walk" and "Die".
This first demo contain only male soldier, with M16.
Here are a possible female soldier, with no armour and with flack jacket.
Female soldiers - animations
After done some testing, I ended up with this femal character for Basic armour and Jackal armour:
Animation for waiting is done and I have started creating animation for walking and die.
Last edited by oracle1990; 04-16-2012 at 11:58.
Reason: Jackal armour - not Wolf...
Face and body looks nice, bosom could be a little smaller (at least on the second female model).
When the graphics is reduced to game-size, it look as busom should have been bigger...
Originally Posted by The New Romance
A screenshot of next version of my "demo".
Added female soldier, with and without armour, with animations Idle, Walking and Die. New screen resolution 1028x768.
And with that done, I realize that I have made a mistake. These animation should not carry any weapons.
I have to make all animation all over and the new idea is animation for Melee weapons, Pistol, Rifles, Heavy Weapons and Rocket weapons. Then add the weapons, in example pistol, laser pistol or plasma pistol. For the weapons I only have to render the weapons (maybee hands) and this should reduce the time to make the animation - I hope...
New version of "Animation Demo"
I have made a new version of the animation demo. Link to installation file: Download here
Download the file AD.exe and run this. This will install the "demo" on your computer. An uninstaller is also provided. Installation file is 182 Mb. You need 184 Mb of free disk space for the installed "demo".
See previous topic for controls.
- added female Basic armour -> Key: F
- added female Jackal armour -> Key: G
- new screen resolution has to be 1024x768 or better
- added background picture and changed bacground color
- added background music (The Knack: "My Sharona", top hit in 1979 info: Top 100 Hits of 1979)
- added change volum, + and - keys
- added icon for end software (red X in upper right corner)
- added new Icon's for "demo"
- software will now start in fullscreen mode
- will start with male soldier in basic armour
- when "Die" animation is done, soldier will start in "Idle" position
- to end "demo" either click on Red X in upper corner or press ALT+F4
Last edited by oracle1990; 04-17-2012 at 00:36.
Reason: forgot a few issues
Good Lord, there was some strange music out there. Getting a soundtrack à la Battlefield Vietnam together for Xenonauts won't be an easy task. :P
Originally Posted by oracle1990
The Knack, Blondie, Dire Straits, Chic, Dr Hook, Supertramp...what strange music? Great tunes!
I'm all for The Knack over the promo video for the game. Let Apocalypse Now keep Wagner, we have Chinooks with My Sherona.
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