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Neovim VI and VIM derived text editor for programmers

Neovim Text Editor

On GameFromScratch we have covered dozens of programming tools, but today we are looking at the offspring of one of the oldest software applications still in daily use, Neovim. The great grand parent of Neovim is VI, a console based bare bones (compared to EMACS at least) text editor that …

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Kenney Avatar Mixer

Kenney Avatar Mixer

Kenney of Kenney.nl fame has just released a new free tool Avatar Mixer. This joins the previous Mixer projects such as Ship Mixer and Creature Mixer on Itch.io. These tools allow you to rapidly (or completely randomly), create sprite graphics using a mix and match approach of existing assets. You …

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UE Viewer Unreal Engine Asset Viewer and Export Swiss Army Tool

UE Viewer – An Unreal Engine Asset Swiss Army Knife

Today we are checking out UE Viewer, a long running, but recently updated tool for exporting Unreal Engine assets that are stored in uasset format. One such example is exporting the contents from the Unreal Engine versions of the Synty POLYGON bundles, as the default FBX versions are ASCII encoded …

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Ship Mixer is a new tool from Kenney.nl for creating SHMUP style sprites

Ship Mixer — SHMUP Style Sprite Creator From Kenney.nl

Kenney of Kenney.nl fame has released another tool, Ship Mixer. ShipMixer is a browser based application that enables you to quickly kit bash together SHMUP style jets and airplanes by mixing and matching different shapes of different colours. There is also Creature Mixer, we did a video on when it …

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Mixamo For Dummies Tutorial -- Combine Multiple Mixamo Animations using Character Animation Combiner

Creating 3D Animations with Mixamo and Character Animation Combiner

Today we are looking at using Character Animation Combiner to make working with multiple Mixamo animations easier. Mixamo is a free service that has thousands of animations and tools for easily rigging your own characters, which was purchased by Adobe back in 2015. It is perhaps one of the easiest …

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