MESA 2.0 is a suite of MEL Scripts to export and import 3d models for the Valve Source Engine with Autodesk Maya. This is the short name for Maya Exporter for Source Absolute.
The objective of MESA, is about to make the full asset creation process within Maya interface. It includes static, physics, breakable, dynamic and ragdoll models, and supported bodygroups , It become easy to use maya to export to the source engine the NPCs (Monsters and Humanoid), Vehicles, Weapons and Items for your game.
MESA is Mel scripts bases exporter and importer Tools. This scripts are the rewritten / edited Scripts from Valve, and originally designed for maya 4.5, that was also deeply rewritten by Prall .
MESA is compatible with all recent version of Maya ( 2011/2012/2013/2014 with x86 and x64 bits )
|Release Date||MESA Version||Download Link||Compatibility|
|04 Nov 2015||MESA v2.1||MESA v 2.1|| Tested on x86 and x64 version of :
|06 Oct 2013||MESA v2.0||MESA v 2.0 (396ko)|
|23 Apr 2013||MESA v1.1||MESA v 1.1 (127ko)|
The main interest of MESA exporter, is the easy way to compile and convert the assets in few clicks within Maya Interface.