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MoonChickenDogRat

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Hi, if you've never mapped before, and want to get a grasp of it; I'm available to teach you the basics of mapping one-on-one.

We'll discuss brushes, entities, and engine limitations. Not so much gamemode-specific mapping (zm/ze).

My requirements are that you have counter-strike: source downloaded and teamviewer. If you're interested; post in the thread and add me on Steam.

Some of my recent work:

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Ryze

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I've heard a couple of people looking for some help if they pop up I'll direct them here :) Neat thing your doing :) Too bad I myself don't have time to learn mapping right now :/

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"I don't get it, so many questions went through my mind
I get sweated, they act like asking questions is a crime
But forget it, cause one day I'm gonna prove them wrong"

- 2Pac, Words of Wisdom


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MoonChickenDogRat

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Once you understand the basics, the rest piles on well. A lot can be figured out as you go.
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ilike
signatures are stupid

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andrewcbaker

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I just took his basic lesson. All I can say is;

Wow. He knows his stuff and does a damn good job at explaining it.

He helped me with every question I had, explaining brushes, entities, skyboxes, lighting, textures, all of the basic things that you can think of. He explained things in a very simple and easy to understand way.

At first I was scared that he'd fuck with my computer so I closed basically everything and hid my files, but he was very cautious and explained everything he was doing. I absolutely vouch for him and he is a great tutor.
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Vel'Roz

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Dont try to teach JC. He's un tutorable

Also great job!

(Pssst i might be doing a lesson on importing custom models and sounds into hammer sometime this year ( maybe may-junish) *wink wink* *nudge nudge*

Edited by Vel' Roz, April 9 2017 - 10:52 PM.

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Thank you Ryze (above)!


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Thank You Selery!


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thx Pongo u brit

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Credit goes to Nightshade for the original image!




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kn.

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I actually wouldn't mind adding you for a few bits of advice. I actually learnt how to map completely by editing existing maps and now I am able to create my own. Obviously there are some artistic aspects that I lack, but another thing that helps me with that is having experienced people on Steam to contact whenever I want.

Also, your portfolio is really looking good, I'm loving the designs.
I'm staying high, but enjoying my life...
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Bump. This opportunity is still available, just post in the thread and send me a pm!
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Mr.Robot

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Very interested.. Wanted to map for so long now.
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Wabbit

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Thank you for doing this.
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Helix

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I am a blank slate and would like to learn if you would teach me. PS. I work days so I am typically on around 6:00pm-7:00pm

Edited by Helix Undead, April 18 2017 - 06:20 PM.

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Helix

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I have recently completed the first basic lesson and feel a lot more confident in my future of mapping. When I first opened up the editor I had no idea what I was doing, I even tried using different Youtube videos and nothing was sinking through. I can now say that through his guidance, I now have a basic fundamental understanding of mapping and I am anxious to learn more.
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