Tag: export

Exporting Meshes from UDK to Unity

You can’t export whole scenes and levels from UDK to Unity and expect it to be a playable game. Unity and UDK speak totally different languages. But you can export individual meshes(objects). Here’s how.

First, open the Unreal Development Kit (UDK).

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Next, open the Content Browser if it’s not already open. (View > Browser Windows > Content Browser)

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Good. Now, choose a object you want to export. I’m going to use those stairs for this example. Select the stairs, then drag and drop them into your scene. Once it’s in your scene, select it so it turns kind of purple. Then right click on it, and choose the option “Export (.FBX)”.

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Exporting from Google Sketchup Free to Unity Free

Lots of people want to know: how do I get my models from Google Sketchup into Unity 3D? The answer is very simple. And here it is.

First, you need a model. I found this cool model on the Google Sketchup 3D Warehouse. Ideally, you’d make your own, but you don’t have to. Also, make sure the model is in the center of your world. Meaning, zero on the x, y, and z coordinates.

Next, export it (File > Export > 3D Model). Note that this is in Sketchup FREE, not PRO. Save it in your assets folder in your Unity project.

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