The latest clothing plug-ins can be downloaded from our download center (see link below). The tutorial files require Maya 2010 or higher. For UE3 related info check also the EPIC Unreal Developer Networks.


APEX Clothing Tutorial: Setup and UI

This tutorial walks you through the various user interface components of the Apex plug in for Maya. (Tutorial Files)

APEX Clothing Tutorial: Trenchcoat (medium)

This tutorial explains how to simulate a trench coat that has thickness to it. Thick cloth is made up of two surfaces, and inner and an outer that together form thick cloth. This is referred to as the Latch to Nearest feature in Apex. You will learn about Latch to Nearest and more about the various clothing attributes on top of reviewing Max Distance and Ragdoll authoring. (Tutorial Files) Prerequisite: Waving Flag Tutorial, Knowledge of bone hierarchies, skinning envelopes, and basic timeline navigation.

APEX Clothing Tutorial: Exporting to UE3

This tutorial provides step by step instructions on how to export clothing to the Unreal 3 engine. (Tutorial Files) Prerequisite: Trench Coat Medium Tutorial, Knowledge of UE3. Maya 2.6 clothing plug-in and at least the 2011 October release of UE3 (APEX 1.0). Note: The 2.7 Maya clothing plug-in (APEX 1.1) won't work with the Unreal 3 (October release).