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ZBrush 4 Sculpting for Games Beginner's Guide by Manuel Scherer

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Time for action - adding some defences, the turrets

Let's add the turrets to our harvester ship, so that it can defend itself when the going gets tough:

  1. To start the hull of the turrets, we need to select a new tool. Select the Sphere3D tool. Don't append it, just select a new one, we need to have a clean subtools list.
  2. Make it a polymesh.
  3. Duplicate it and shrink it down a little. We're going to subtract the smaller sphere from the bigger one to create a hollow shell. Place them inside each other, as shown in the next screenshot:
    Time for action - adding some defences, the turrets
  4. In the subtool list, set the Boolean icons, as shown in the next image. The bigger one should be set to Add and the smaller ...

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