CheckMate Pro v2: Lowering Poly Count On SubD Models

Michele Bousquet 3D Modeling, CheckMate Leave a Comment

Subdivision models naturally have more polygons than realtime models because of holding edges and good edge flow overall. However, it’s important to realize that a really well-made subdivision model often has fewer polygons than a non-subdividable model. The following two images show a model of a Dimplex grill. On the left is the original model an artist created. He tried …

CheckMate Pro v2 Resources

Michele Bousquet 3D Modeling, Artists, CheckMate, Industry News Leave a Comment

Recently we’ve had a lot of blog posts about how to get your 3D models certified for CheckMate Pro v2. For your convenience, here is a list of blog posts and resources that can help you pass the specification. Tools and Resources CheckMate Pro v2 Checklist. Use it as a guide to help reduce submission cycles. CheckMate Pro v2 Inspection …

CheckMate Pro v2 Checker Script

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We are pleased to announce that a new MAXScript is available for checking 3ds Max models for CheckMate Pro v2 compliance. The new tool works with 3ds Max version 2010 and later. CheckMate Pro v2 Tool 2 flags possible fail points such as poles and T-vertices. Please refer to these blog posts to learn how to determine whether the flagged …