Daikatana PAK file guide by [S.F.C] Sarge
DaiPak; Pak3.pak Overview.
This page is a general view about
Pak3.pak. It will give informations about files and folders
that are contained in the Pak.
Overview of the Pak3.pak's
Subdir : characters,
cinematics, e1, e2, e3, e4, global, interface
The Pak3.pak contains
all the models used in the game. For a complete definition
end explanation of a 3D model, please refer to this Wikipedia's
page. In short, 3D model are three-dimensional representation
which whom we applyed a "skins". Their animation
are a serie of positions called frames, which, all put
together, create a fluid movement. Those models files
can be opened with the Daikatana Model Viewer tool by
Blackrose. The following is a brief overview of the subfolders
of the models one.
the three main characters models. (Hiro.dkm, Mikiko,dkm,
models used during cinematics.
E1*: Contains all
the models related to Episode 1 (monsters, weapons, items,
E2*: Contains all
the models related to Episode 2 (monsters, weapons, items,
all the models related to Episode 3 (monsters, weapons,
all the models related to Episode 4 (monsters, weapons,
models that appears in all four episodes like skills boost,
special items, etc.
used to the menu, like rotating buttons.
- Monsters models are preceded by m_ or me_
- Weapons are preceded by w_ or wa_ for ammos
- Items are preceded by a_
- Decorating models are preceded by cin_ or dx_ where
X is the episode number
Subdir : None
The unique file
contained in this folder is "we_expball.dkm"
which is only an explosion models. Nothing more in this