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Offline mashikag

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« Posted 2013-03-06 00:42:57 »

One of my friends has recommended to me using google sketchup for making isometric games, however I have never heard of anyone using it from game design. Do you think it's a good idea?
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« Reply #1 - Posted 2013-03-06 01:55:08 »

Well... I guess you could, although the graphics may look a bit odd when using them in your game

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« Reply #2 - Posted 2013-03-06 05:19:13 »

Sketchup isn't really designed for this kind of stuff, especially in 2D games if that's what you mean by isometric-taking screenshots just to save an image would be quite tedious. I would recommend using one the of the paint tools here:
There's a short and sweet tutorial on drawing isometric stuff here: - it's for photoshop but I'm sure you could do it in MSPaint or whatever art editor you prefer.
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Offline mashikag

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« Reply #3 - Posted 2013-03-06 15:51:17 »

Cool, thanks for the tutorial. It seems pretty helpful and yes I was talking about 2d isometric games.
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