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The Number One Educational Resource for the Game Industry

Session Name: Advanced Tool Writing for Character Technical Directors (TD)
Speaker(s): Judd Simantov
Company Name(s): Naughty Dog Inc
Track / Format: Visual Arts

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Overview: This presentation teaches and explains not only how the API is used, but also how to write stable, clean tools that can easily be extended later.

By the end of the presentation, character TDs will have extended both their technical knowledge and Maya's rigging capabilities. More advanced areas of MEL (Mayas scripting language) will also be covered, such as script jobs and calling external windows programs from within Maya.

GDC 2006

Judd Simantov

Naughty Dog Inc

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Visual Arts

Visual Arts