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32 New Wood Patterns!

by armiel Posted 31st Aug 2013 at 3:28 AM - Updated 28th Aug 2013 at 8:39 PM by armiel
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I got a little crazy, and made a set of wood patterns. 32 patterns to be exact...

You can divide that number by two though, cause I made 2 orientations of each pattern. So yea, 16 new patterns, that come both vertical and horizontal!

Pattern Info
This is once again such a huge set, so I've had to post the patterns in to 4 sets/files, for your convenience. You don't need to download all 32 patterns if you only like a few, and if you use them in your uploads, the downloader doesn't need to get them all either. Below is a table of the info, linking to individual set posts in this thread, that have the detail pictures of each pattern.

Credits
cgtextures.com for a great collection of textures.
HP's Pattern tutorial for learning and reference.
Deplhy's Pattern Packager for really easy packaging of multiple patterns in a row.
Tags: #armiel, #wood, #pattern, #set

In-Game Category: Wood

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armiel_Wood_12-15.rar

Size: 1.14 MB · Downloads: 11,711 · 31st Aug 2013
1.14 MB 11,711 31st Aug 2013
armiel_Wood_8-11.rar

Size: 1.15 MB · Downloads: 11,925 · 31st Aug 2013
1.15 MB 11,925 31st Aug 2013
armiel_Wood_5-7.rar

Size: 1.22 MB · Downloads: 11,885 · 31st Aug 2013
1.22 MB 11,885 31st Aug 2013
armiel_Wood_1-4.rar

Size: 1.12 MB · Downloads: 12,315 · 31st Aug 2013
1.12 MB 12,315 31st Aug 2013
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Veteran Finn
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#2 Old 28th Aug 2013 at 12:03 PM Last edited by armiel : 28th Aug 2013 at 12:55 PM.
Default Patterns 1-4_v2
This post contains the pictures of following patterns:

Pattern nameFile namePalettesCategory
armiel_Wood_1armiel_Wood_1-4.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_1_v2armiel_Wood_1-4.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_2armiel_Wood_1-4.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_2_v2armiel_Wood_1-4.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_3armiel_Wood_1-4.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_3_v2armiel_Wood_1-4.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_4armiel_Wood_1-4.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_4_v2armiel_Wood_1-4.rar1Wood

Patterns 3 and 3_v2 are mainly meant to be used only on walls and CFE'd roofs, thus the images may seem a bit funny. But Since the game is full of objects, and there is even more CC objects, I can't tell if you come up with more use for those two.
Veteran Finn
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#3 Old 28th Aug 2013 at 12:04 PM Last edited by armiel : 28th Aug 2013 at 12:57 PM.
Default Patterns 5-7_v4
This post contains the pictures of the following patterns:

Pattern nameFile namePalettesCategory
armiel_Wood_5armiel_Wood_5-7.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_5_v2armiel_Wood_5-7.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_6armiel_Wood_5-7.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_6_v2armiel_Wood_5-7.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_7armiel_Wood_5-7.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_7_v2armiel_Wood_5-7.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_7_v3armiel_Wood_5-7.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_7_v4armiel_Wood_5-7.rar1Wood
Veteran Finn
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#4 Old 28th Aug 2013 at 12:05 PM Last edited by armiel : 28th Aug 2013 at 12:58 PM.
Default Patterns 8-11_v2
This post contains the pictures of the following patterns:

Pattern nameFile namePalettesCategory
armiel_Wood_8armiel_Wood_8-11.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_8_v2armiel_Wood_8-11.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_9armiel_Wood_8-11.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_9_v2armiel_Wood_8-11.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_10armiel_Wood_8-11.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_10_v2armiel_Wood_8-11.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_11armiel_Wood_8-11.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_11_v2armiel_Wood_8-11.rar1Wood
Veteran Finn
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#5 Old 28th Aug 2013 at 12:06 PM Last edited by armiel : 28th Aug 2013 at 1:00 PM.
Default Patterns 12-15_v2
This post contains the pictures of the following patterns:

Pattern nameFile namePalettesCategory
armiel_Wood_12armiel_Wood_12-15.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_12_v2armiel_Wood_12-15.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_13armiel_Wood_12-15.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_13_v2armiel_Wood_12-15.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_14armiel_Wood_12-15.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_14_v2armiel_Wood_12-15.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_15armiel_Wood_12-15.rar1Wood
armiel_Wood_15_v2armiel_Wood_12-15.rar1Wood
Scholar
#6 Old 31st Aug 2013 at 3:26 PM
I love wood patterns, I can't get enough of them! Thanks you
Veteran Finn
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#7 Old 1st Sep 2013 at 8:03 PM
(was that a request, should I report you? )

I was pondering about tiles too, so perhaps. What comes to multi color patterns, I'm not there yet. Tried with a lattice patterns and lost my nerves. So maybe a lot later. :P

You can always make the ones you want multi-channel so yourself as well, I have a totally open policy.
Lab Assistant
#8 Old 2nd Sep 2013 at 12:16 AM
Please don't report me.
I never knew that multi color patterns were difficult since darn EA doesn't make CAW and CAP for Mac. I only know of CAW because I used to use it on my PC (before it died).
I'll look forward to if you make tile patterns. The other ones don't bother me as much.
I think you could ask sailfinddragon. They have made multi-color patterns and lots of custom patterns. I enjoy their geometric patterns.
Keep up the great work, Armiel!