Building a Fachwerk House for Neufreistadt

Earlier this year (2017) a new CDS resident asked me to design a Fachwerk house that spanned two plots in the city of Neufreistadt. I came up with a design first and submitted it for approval. (add image plan) Using existing building parts … Using a few existing parts of the Fachwerk shop, I started…

The House that Sudane Built

Sudane’s Rebuilding of a ‘Colonia Nova’ House While Mizou was building on her platform, Sudane was doing the same on hers, rebuilding the west corner of Colonia Nova, or what she called Dantons house, as it is rented by one of our citizens, Danton Sideways. The space is very pleasing and for a build that…

Rathaus Rebuild as of 27 March 2017

The above photo shows how the outside of the new Rathaus looks like at the moment. It is completed apart from a few details to fix, some textures and props. I am aware that I haven’t kept up the blog updated on the building of this build, so I am planning to create clips which…

Rathaus – Neualtenburg Coat of Arms

History of the Neualtenburg Coat of Arms Moon Adamant the creative director of Beta Technologies and CDS guild member created the original ‘Neualtenburg – Coat of Arms’ in 2005. Excerpt from: Second Life Wikia about the Rathaus – One of the walls features the coat-of-arms for the City of Neufreistadt (designed by Moon Adamant as…

Texture Creation: Diffuse, Normal and Specular Maps

The immersive factor in 3D games is partially the quality of the textures. so this post is about texturing for 3D games and MMORPG Massively multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPGs) are a combination of role-playing video games and massively multiplayer online games in which a very large number of players interact with one another within…

Rathaus – Windows

Completed Window + Surround: 1 Li The final windows with stone surround are 1 Li each and give a nice definition to the front walls of the Rathaus. They are fairly easy to put together with no prim cutting except for the top part of the stone which is a half box with a slant, …

Rathaus: Creating the Columns

Checking the Detailed Drawing of the Columns & Arches The next detail of the Rathaus are the columns first then the arches. I went back to the drawing and looked at the columns for the ground floor which are half columns and look very sturdy. For those of you who want to copy this column…