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Big Questions New CG Artists Ask
From choosing the right tablet to deciding how much time to invest in your new skill, these are the most common questions of new digital ...
Creating Great Game Assets for Fun and Profit
How to Create an Art Portfolio That Gets You Hired
Creating an art portfolio in an increasingly competitive industry is as tricky as it is crucial. Don't leave it up to guesswork: use prov...
The Best of The Worst Characters: Awesome Villains
Evil characters are terrifying and fascinating at the same time.
6 Tips for Learning Smarter, Not Harder
Our favorite tricks for hacking your learning so you can work smarter, not harder.
Create with CGCookie in 2018
Time to start the new year with CGCookie, create something amazing!
The Best of CG Cookie: 2017 Edition
From intricate renders to gorgeous brushwork, these are just a few of our favorite gallery images from 2017.
Discovering Game Development
Feeling nostalgic about my journey to getting involved with game development and CGCookie
CG Cookie's Top (Not So) Secret Resources
Have some great resources online that you'd like to share? We do, these are our top 3 resources
Level Up Your Game Development
Learn about the stages of game development to keep focused and organized on building your next big hit game.
"I Don't Have Time to Learn Blender!" Yes, you do.
From your personal "why" to the X Effect, here are a few tried-and-tested tricks to get you creating, consistently.
Importing and Exporting Game Assets
Making a Short Film in Blender: Spring Cleaning
A behind-the-scenes look at the creation process of Spring Cleaning, a short film made in Blender.
Normal vs. Displacement Mapping & Why Games Use Normals
Workflow Tips from Pierrick Picaut: Creating a Stylized Blender Character
Maximizing Your Unity Game's Performance
Essential tips to make sure your game runs smoothly and its performance is optimized.
Circle: An Award Winning Short Film Made With Blender
We talked to the director of "Circle", a short film that boasts stunning VFX made with Blender.
30 Things Every Unity Developer Should Know
Jonathan Gonzalez shares 30 essential tips he's learned over the years as a game dev.
Top Tips for Beginner Clay Sculptors
3dtotal have shared 10 top tips by seasoned sculptors to help point you in the right direction before you roll up your sleeves and get yo...
Turning Disappointment into Creative Fuel
Announcing: "Portalethium"