How to utilize OBMM.

This page updated on May 29 2017 CST

News

As events unfold, I will post the latest news here.

  • 2017-05-29 I ended up just converting all Active Server Pages to PHP but kept the page extensions so links still work. Took the entire weekend to do.
  • 2017-05-25 Planning on shutting down the Microsoft IIS web server which runs the OBMM site. If it is to continue to exist, it would need to be converted from ASP to PHP.
  • 2016-01-12 Updated various URLs
  • 2011-05-08 DynDNS.org deleted my lhammonds.game-host.org account and I am unable to re-create it. New domain is HammondsLegacy.com
  • 2011-02-03 Just found out about dishonest people ripping of Blender: 3DMagix, 3DMagixPro, IllusionMage, scam
  • 2010-12-21 Released an Oblivion mod called Imperial Legion Dragon Weapons.
  • 2010-12-19 Released an Oblivion mod called Amber Weapons.
  • 2010-12-17 Released an Oblivion resource called Stargate SG-1 Zat Gun. This is a recreation of the Goa'uld Zat'nik'tel weapon in the TV series called Stargate SG-1
  • 2010-12-15 Released an Oblivion mod called Akatosh Shield.
  • 2010-10-24 Released an Oblivion mod called Day Walker Sword. This is a recreation of the sword from the 1998 movie called Blade.
  • 2010-08-28 Released an Oblivion mod addon called Stick Figure Add-ons.
  • 2010-05-25 Released a software bundle and tutorial called Fraps Shoestring Edition.
  • 2010-05-25 Released an Oblivion resource called Hook Sword Weapon.
  • 2010-05-15 Released Oblivion ThemePacks for Windows 7.
  • 2010-05-11 Released an Oblivion resource called Mesoamerican Shield Resource.
  • 2010-04-25 Released an Oblivion mod called Stargate SG1 Jaffa Staff. This is a recreation of the Jaffa weapons from the TV series Stargate SG-1.
  • 2009-10-06 Released an Oblivion mod called Ultraviolet Sword. This is a recreation of the sword from the movie of the same name.
  • 2009-09-21 Uploaded an offline archive of the Official UESPWiki web site.
  • 2009-09-09 Released an Oblivion tutorial called Blender Video Tutorial - Adding Textures.
  • 2008-12-08 Added 7-Zip to the list of tools in the Readme Generator and updated links to TESNexus uploads since they are more Oblivion-centric.
  • 2008-11-09 Released an Oblivion mod called Mandalorian Armor. Initial release is Boba Fett's armor and Jango Fett's helmet.
  • 2008-10-16 Released an Oblivion resource called Oblivion Armor Resources.
  • 2008-10-05 Released an Oblivion resource called Oblivion Body Resources.
  • 2008-09-10 Released an Oblivion tutorial called Blender Video Tutorial - Convex Collision.
  • 2008-08-11 Uploaded an offline archive of the Official CS Wiki web site.
  • 2008-08-08 Released an Oblivion mod called Stick Figure Swords.
  • 2008-08-05 Uploaded an Oblivion resource called Spider Creature.
  • 2008-07-21 Released an Oblivion mod called Stargate Ori Staff.
  • 2008-06-17 Released an Oblivion mod called Ghogiels Samurai Armor Plugin.
  • 2008-06-04 Tutorial Completed - Blender Custom Helmet Basics.
  • 2008-05-21 Released an Oblivion mod called Buddah Statues. A mod in honor of a very helpful member of the Oblivion modding community.
  • 2008-05-15 Released Custom Oblivion Icons for Windows.
  • 2008-05-11 Tutorial Completed - Reflective Metal.
  • 2008-04-08 Interviewed by Gstaff at Bethesda.
  • 2008-02-29 Uploaded 7-Zip Archive Utility. A file compression utility. Uploaded with usage instructions by request of a TESNexus member.
  • 2008-02-25 Released an Oblivion mod called Hellbent Sword. A mod with a new weapon.
  • 2008-02-03 Released an Oblivion mod called Daedric Trap Weapons. A mod with new weapons and shields. This was a request on the official mod forums.
  • 2008-01-25 Uploaded GIMP. A free image manipulation program.
  • 2008-01-20 Released an Oblivion mod called Excessor Sword. A custom weapon by request of a TESNexus member via PM.
  • 2007-12-08 Re-uploaded an Oblivion mod called Menu Video - Calm Waters. Another mod whose original download was broken.
  • 2007-11-19 Uploaded Oblivion Mod Maker Manual. A manual I found on PES and decided to create an alternate mirror with various file formats.
  • 2007-10-22 Released an Oblivion mod called Riddicks Saber Claws. A mod with a new weapon and shield with many various varients and based on the Riddick movie. This was a request on the Official forums.
  • 2007-10-18 Re-uploaded an Oblivion mod called Hessians Sword Plus. Another mod whose original download was broken.
  • 2007-10-07 Released an Oblivion mod called Dark Tower Shield. A mod with a new shield and two textures for it which was a request on the official forums.
  • 2007-09-25 Uploaded MilkShape 3D. A trialware 3D modeling tool.
  • 2007-09-25 Uploaded GMAX. A free (but no longer in development) 3D modeling tool.
  • 2007-09-21 Re-uploaded Ridable Dreugh. Another mod whose original download link was broken.
  • 2007-08-27 Released FishyStick Resource. My first model while learning Blender which was a request on the official forums.
  • 2007-08-21 Released Vvardenfell Glass Trailers. Preview of a mod that is a Work-In-Progress.
  • 2007-08-15 Released Medieval Shields. Another mod whose original download was broken. I made some improvements and re-uploaded.
  • 2007-07-21 Released Draconic Armor Improved. Another mod whose original download was broken. I made some improvements and re-uploaded.
  • 2007-07-20 Uploaded Blender. Packaged all required software for creating new Oblivion meshes with software versions known to work well together to minimize learning frustrations.
  • 2007-07-15 Released Arctic Gear Improved. Overhauled another mod by fixing issues and adding extras.
  • 2007-07-06 Uploaded Platinum Armor and Weapons fixed. The original download was broken so I added a few extras and re-uploaded it.
  • 2007-07-02 Uploaded Paint.NET. A free image manipulation program intended to replace MS Paint with more powerful features and has direct support for DDS texture files.
  • 2007-07-02 Uploaded GIMPShop 2.2.8. GIMPshop is a modification of the free/open source graphics program GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP), intended to replicate the feel of Adobe Photoshop.
  • 2007-07-01 Uploaded Noble Battlemage Armor fixed. The original download was broken so I added a few extras and re-uploaded it.
  • 2007-06-22 Uploaded ClickTeam Installer Template 1.0. his is a template for creating Oblivion mods to be distributed in executable (EXE) form using ClickTeam's FREE Install Creator program.
  • 2007-06-19 Released Oblivion Face Totality Pack 0.9. Facepack collection of 250 faces.
  • 2007-06-07 Released Ghogiels Armor. Adds armor and weapons for sale.
  • 2007-05-16 Released Ghogiels Dreugh Armor Plugin. Adds a Dreugh armor set for sale.
  • 2007-04-19 Released Lost Paladins of the Divines 1.0. This mod that adds armor, weapons, creatures and misc. items but only after a difficult quest.
  • 2007-03-21 Released Kynareth Armory. Adds armor and weapons for sale.
  • 2007-03-07 Released BETA Testing Characters. A collection of variously leveled characters in save games for use during BETA testing of Oblivion mods.
  • 2007-02-04 Released Armory of Icewind Dale. Adds armor for sale that is related to the Icewind Dale series of books.
  • 2007-01-26 Updated Script History, OBMM Script Analyzer due to new release of OBMM 0.9.13
  • 2007-01-06 Released Zombie Massacre by PC Gamer. Adds a dread zombie which is capable of destroying all life in Cyrodiil.
  • 2006-12-26 Released Apophis: Armory of the Silver Dragon. Adds many armor and weapon sets all based on a dragon theme.
  • 2006-11-20 Confession - Site updates have slowed down for 2 reasons: 1) Wife had surgery, 2) Bought the expansion pack for Star Wars Empire at War.
  • 2006-11-02 Readme Generator for Oblivion Mods Completed.
  • 2006-10-23 Added a Print stylesheet. If you print one of my web pages, it won't include the header, menu or footer.
  • 2006-10-23 Updated Script History, OBMM Script Analyzer due to documentation error in OBMM 0.9.7
  • 2006-10-23 Released Lamps of Oblivion. Adds magical crystal balls for sale that give off light.
  • 2006-10-19 Tutorial Completed - How To Create Custom Menu Icons
  • 2006-10-19 Tutorial Completed - How To Add Objects for Sale
  • 2006-10-18 Tutorial Completed - How To Create Archives
  • 2006-10-16 Thanks to Mike McGee for recommending DynDNS.org. Web site now accessible as http://lhammonds.game-host.org/obmm/ rather than just the IP address.
  • 2006-10-16 Created some tutorials just for tesnexus.com.
  • 2006-10-15 Published more tutorials to tesnexus.com for additional exposure.
  • 2006-10-13 Published certain tutorials to tesnexus.com for additional exposure.
  • 2006-10-12 Tutorial Complete - How To Upload Your Mods to www.tesnexus.com.
  • 2006-10-12 Tutorial Complete - Fixing Hard-Coded Texture Paths in NIF Mesh Files.
  • 2006-10-12 Tutorial Complete - Create Screenshots in Oblivion.
  • 2006-10-11 Created a screen capture utility that will only capture the active window. This will help in creating tutorial screenshots in the Construction Kit, Windows Explorer, web sites, etc.
  • 2006-10-10 Released Dragonbone Armor Set. Adds a re-textured and enchanted Daedric armor set for sale.
  • 2006-10-04 Tutorial Complete - How to Convert an Image.
  • 2006-10-02 Tutorial Complete - How to Crop an Image.
  • 2006-09-30 Updated OBMM Script Analyzer for release of OBMM 0.9.2.
  • 2006-09-27 Added the OBMM Script Analyzer for quick OBMM version analysis.
  • 2006-09-25 Starting design for a Readme generator in the Mod Tools section.
  • 2006-09-20 Tutorial Completed - Updating your OMOD or OMOD-Ready Archive.
  • 2006-09-19 Added Table of Contents to the script pages since they are starting to grow long-in-the-tooth.
  • 2006-09-17 Reviewed all sample scripts with what I learned about detection scripts and Script Function History.
  • 2006-09-14 Created an OBMM Script Highlight file for Notepad++ that directly relates to the Script Function History page.
  • 2006-09-13 Added Script Function History page.
  • 2006-09-12 Example script added - Mighty Magick 5.23
  • 2006-09-11 All initially planned tutorials are complete. If you would like more, send a request in the feedback page.
  • 2006-09-09 Tutorials Completed - Creating an OMOD, Converting an OMOD-Ready archive, Converting and OMOD to Archive
  • 2006-09-08 Tutorial Completed - File Compression Basics
  • 2006-09-07 Site posted on The Elder Scrolls forum for the world to see.
  • 2006-09-07 Added script templates and examples, finished feedback form, finalized formatting of tutorial section.
  • 2006-09-06 Created web site shell (no samples or scripts).
  • 2006-09-06 Idea for site imagined while leaving comments on hyperion_5's mod comment page.