I’ve remade the sake bottles in order to make them to look more Japanese (the bottles I did a couple years ago were meant for another project and looked too much like European wine imho, even with the Japanese stickers I added). So I made some new model, some new stickers and worked on the glass shader to make the material to look more realistic. Here the result:
I’m still working on the sushi bar and I’ve made some progress. I’ve added a few assets and improved some old ones. I made a new curtain (noren) for the exterior and remade the one with the maneki cat because I didn’t like the previous version. I modeled some cloth hangers for the back of the restaurant and some posters (this part was easy thanks to some great public domain Ukiyo-e paintings ), a clock and some flowers.
Since a couple of days, I’m working modeling a sushi bar inspired by the Sushi Gin restaurant in the Yakuza series (in particular, I’m playing Kiwami 2 right now, so that’s my reference). Here a little preview of the work in progress; I plan to add chairs, the fish for the sushi, the menu and other little details to the scene, but I couldn’t restrain me from publishing these early screenshots. Continue reading “Sushi Bar Preview”
It’s a little while I don’t publish anything about the Modular Japanese House project, I’m still working on it. Actually since my last update, I did a lot of work in order to change all materials and, in general, the approach to texturing. Continue reading “Japanese House Update”
Modular Snap System Editor Plugin allows to snapping and aligning Actors by simply moving them close enough to each other. Especially useful for working with modular assets without worrying about grid and alignment. Works with any Actor class that has Static Mesh Components. Existing static meshes can be easily prepared for use with the system.