Darksun Chronicles

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tgfx 101 Sep 03, 2004 at 15:07

:D Hi I am new here and I seek answers.
We are developing a game much like Soul Reaver Legacy of Kain or “The Devil may cry 3” type. At this time we are still in stage 1 which is the design stage. Stage 2 will be 3d modeling and programming. My q is…

  1. What type of engine do those games have?
  2. If you had to build one from nothing what is involved in doing so?
  3. How much would a programmer charge??

thanx

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anubis 101 Sep 03, 2004 at 15:25

1.) you are probably best off with one of the main open source engines. the descision is pretty much based on what you want (terrain, indoor, etc.)
2.) don’t try it if you don’t know what it takes (at least not if you want to finish a game, of course you should try out as much as you can to get an idea of what it takes)
3.) probably too much (what is your budget ?)

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tgfx 101 Nov 02, 2004 at 15:21

:D There is no set budget. Is anyone intersted on taking on this game development. I need 3D moddlers, Texture designers, and programmers.

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Ed_Mack 101 Nov 02, 2004 at 16:14

Unfortunately, skilled people are very hard to get to work for free, unless they have a passion in the project (eg the modelling of Lord of the Rings cities)

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tgfx 101 Nov 02, 2004 at 20:39

Isn’t that the truth. I am grateful for any help in the matter.
Many thanx.