Here are all the links you need to get started mapping in savage!
(UPDATE: was pissed off with the main site going down so we mirror it now)
[This is the best and only mapping guide webiste]
Mini Map Icons:Download Here!
[This is a collection of mini map icons that takes the pain out of mini map creation. I used them when I used to map they are amazing. Shame it only took me an hours to find them in google
SavageMaps.com: (sites down)http://www.savagemaps.com/http://savagemaps.e-able.com/
[This is the best site for resources on map making]
[Link to a guide on making custom models to you maps]
Animation and Exporting guide:http://finiteproductionslimited.netfirms.com/Animationandexport.htm
[Link to a guide on animating and exporting your custom models
Sheepish's Occluder Guide:
Ok for those that would like to learn how to lay occluders flat here is a simple tutorial to show you
Firstly you need an occluder and position it half in the ground this i find is the easiest way.... see picture below...
then hold your "alt" button and move your mouse down till the occluder is roughly rotated 90degrees you should know when this is ... see picture below for rough guide...
next step you hold your "ctrl" button and move yout mouse down once again and do this till you can see it looks flat you can lay it on the grass to see how flat it is and use last 2 steps to tweak but it should be similar to the picture below....
then to finish off tuck it underneath the grass using "shift" button and down making sure none sticks out and you should now of learned how to place a occluder flat under the grass and have a picture similar to this...
Hope that helps you all get started! (Thanks mefix for your links and sheepish [aka SKO] for your occluder guide)