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# 17
06-13-2013, 02:15 PM
Originally Posted by turbomagnus View Post
Ok, clarification request here...

The dummies wearing uniforms at Tailors (like at First City and the Romulan Flotilla) or in Fleet Starbases - they're environment objects, but they're wearing outfits that would normally be seen on PCs or NPCs, so would they fall under Characters or Environment art team's area of expertise?
There are definitely some grey areas between disciplines. I don't know for sure, but I'm fairly confident that those are just costumes (made by the Character Artists), set to a certain pose, and told to not be targetable.

However, it's also possible that the costume was converted into an environment object. This is kind of a PITA though, so we avoid it where we can.
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