WoWmodelview is a 3D model viewer for World of Warcraft. It uses the data files included with the game to display the 3D models from the game: creatures, characters, spell effects, doodads etc. You can dress up and customize the character models.
WoWmodelview is released under the GNU General Public License.
The latest version is 0.4
The newest item list (2005.09.15.) is included in 0.4
Q: It doesn't have (new item from latest patch)! / It displays (recently updated item) incorrectly!
A: Sorry. The database of items and their corresponding models/textures is not public, and it's not easy to keep a current database compiled. Please try the newest item list, see above.
Q: Can I change my character's in-game appearance with this?
A: No, please use an mpq editor for that.
Changes since the last version0.4
- Crashing problems should hopefully be fixed
- Fixed shoulder sizes and some other bugs
- Improved item selection
- Mounts, tabard editing
- Animation speed control
- WMO support with selectable doodad sets
- Updated item list
- Item sets and start outfits
- Small bugfixes
- Equipment and clothing is now available for character models
- Skin chooser for items and weapons
- Particle effects for some weapons (far from perfect)
Development and future plans
All model loading/rendering etc. is based on WoWmapview, with a few changes.
Plans for future development: bug fixes, interface improvements, adding some smaller features. For model exporting, try this.
As always, contribution is welcome. The wiki has a lot of documentation on all the WoW file formats.
Legalese and links
World of Warcraft is (C) Copyright 2005, Blizzard Entertainment.
Contents of the World of Warcraft data files are the property of Blizzard Entertainment.