You must have visual studio installed right? hehe
The skin file is used create variations using a single model but applying different textures on it.
What you see there is the name of the meshes in 3dmax and the texture that is applied to them.
This is a beautiful, fantasy themed game:Ofc it is always good to have a colourful DisneyLand Theme, just not an oversaturated one. I have nothing against a coloured tree crown as long as it fits with the trunk.