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3D Game Development with Microsoft Silverlight 3 Beginner's Guide by Gastón C. Hillar

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Time for action—exporting a 3D model to ASE

So far, Balder does not offer support for XAML 3D models. However, it works fine with the ASE (3D Studio Max ASCII Scene Exporter) file format. 3D Studio Max offers the possibility to export ASE files from a 3D scene. However, the spaceship model is now in Blender format.

First, we are going to install a script to allow Blender to export models to the ASE format and then we will save the spaceship in the new file format which is compatible with Balder:

  1. Download the latest version of the Goofos ASE export script for Blender from http://www.katsbits.com/htm/tools_utilities.htm. For example, one of the latest versions is http://www.katsbits.com/files/blender/goofosASE-2.44v0.6.10b_9sept07.zip. This script ...

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