CheckMate Pro v2 Checklist

Michele Bousquet 3D Modeling, Artists, CheckMate, Industry News, TurboTips

CheckMate inspector Corey Cambre has provided this quick checklist for artists who wish to submit their models for CheckMate Pro v2.

3D Model Requirements

  1. CheckMate Pro Tool 1 script: Check for quads/tris only, no isolated vertices, other fail points.
  2. Decide if your model is to be submitted as subdividable or realtime.
  3. Real-world scale in any units.

CheckMate Specification Updates

Michele Bousquet 3D Modeling, Artists, CheckMate, publishing

We’ve just updated the CheckMate Pro and Lite Specifications to clarify a few points, and added an important point to both specs.

New Pro and Lite Requirements

We’ve long had a requirement for CheckMate Pro that all texture paths be stripped out of the 3D model file. We’ve now added the same requirement to CheckMate Lite:

2.1.4    No texture paths referenced by model.…

Updates to CheckMate Specifications

Michele Bousquet 3D Modeling, CheckMate

We’ve been running CheckMate officially since August 4, and we’ve made a few updates to the specification based on feedback and submissions.  These aren’t major changes, but it’s important that you know about them to make your CheckMate submissions go as smoothly as possible.

Descriptions

Descriptions need to use correct spelling, grammar, punctuation and correct use of 3D product names like 3ds Max and V-Ray.…