Cyberface Conversion Tutorial thread

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Cyberface Conversion Tutorial thread

Postby TGsoGood on Sun May 10, 2020 10:08 am

Cyberface Conversions
Please note...we can go forward 2k17->2k20 and backward 2k20->2k17
2K18, 2K19, and 2K20 have the same UV layout for face textures so the face.iffs are interchangeable.

Credits to MauMau78 for bringing this method of converting faces for NBA 2K20 to the attention of the NLSC community

Link to the Mesh Data Transfer plugin -
Plugin created by Maurizio Memoli -

Credits to Trevorjpt33 for his contributions of additional tutorial/ tips below.

Helpful Tools complete this process and ensure your face shows up in game:
blender 2.8
Looyh's hook 2.35
2K17 Explorer or Looyh's Exporter Console


Part 1- getting started, installing plugin, opening files (for beginners or inexperienced with cyberfaces and blender)
phpBB [video]

Part 2
- the conversion process using blender 2.8 (for everyone)
phpBB [video]

Part 3 - exporting Cyberface(CF), renaming files, and using as a mod (for beginners or inexperienced with cyberfaces and blender)
phpBB [video]


Video from Trevorjpt33 (original post is here ---> viewtopic.php?f=258&t=109385&start=100#p2004161)
phpBB [video]
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