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Topics in Game Art

This research guide was created to assist Game Art and non-Game Art majors in finding introductory resources related to the curriculum and topics.

Maya

Tutorials

Learning Resources

LinkedIn Learning Tutorials

There are a number of tutorials and courses in LinkedIn Learning that cover aspects of Maya. Some recommended resources to consider are below. In order to access these tutorials, you must first login to LinkedIn Learning and search for them by name.

Maya Essential Training

Maya Advanced Modeling

Maya Advanced Texturing

Maya: Character Rigging

Modeling Vehicles in Maya

UV Basics in Maya

Maya: Tips, Tricks, and Techniques

Maya: Advanced Materials

Rigging a Face in Maya

Rigging a Cartoon Character in Maya

Animating in Maya

Modeling a Character in Maya

Maya: Workflow Tips

Books in the Library

3ds Max

Tutorials

Learning Resources

LinkedIn Learning Tutorials

There are a number of tutorials and courses in LinkedIn Learning that cover aspects of 3ds Max. Some recommended resources to consider are below. In order to access these tutorials, you must first login to LinkedIn Learning and search for them by name.

3ds Max: Tips, Tricks, and Techniques

3ds Max 2018 Essential Training

3ds Max 2017 Essential Training

3ds Max and V-Ray: Exterior Lighting and Rendering

3ds Max 2020 Essential Training

Learning 3ds Max 2020

3ds Max 2019 Essential Training

3ds Max 2016 Essential Training

3ds Max 2019: Advanced Lighting 

3ds Max 2019: Advanced Materials

3ds Max: Hard Surface Modeling

Mudbox

Tutorials

Learning Resources

LinkedIn Learning Tutorials

There are a number of tutorials and courses in LinkedIn Learning that cover aspects of Mudbox. Some recommended resources to consider are below. In order to access these tutorials, you must first login to LinkedIn Learning and search for them by name.

Sculpting in Mudbox

Mudbox 2016 Essential Training

Mudbox 2013 Essential Training

MotionBuilder

Tutorials

Learning Resources

LinkedIn Learning Tutorials

There are a number of tutorials and courses in LinkedIn Learning that cover aspects of MotionBuilder. Some recommended resources to consider are below. In order to access these tutorials, you must first login to LinkedIn Learning and search for them by name.

Learning MotionBuilder

The MotionBuilder Interface

Preparing Characters for MotionBuilder

Navigation in MotionBuilder