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An excellent open-source media player which can open many popular formats without any external codecs. If you’re having problems viewing the tutorials after installing the Xvid codec, give VLC a shot.
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Xvid Codec

Follow the link to download Xvid, an open source codec which will allow you to view the tutorial videos. Use it only if you encounter any problems with the video clips.
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Single Player Tutorials

Alex of WorldOfLevelDesign.com has created a series of in-depth tutorial videos which will allow you to create your own single-player adventures in no time. Make sure to check out his site for additional articles and mapmaking resources.
Installation, support and playing on custom maps tutorial
Installation, support and playing on custom maps tutorial

Installation, support and playing on custom maps.

Interface and navigation tutorial
Interface and navigation tutorial

Interface and navigation

Creating the initial environment and working with terrain tutorial
Creating the initial environment and working with terrain tutorial

Creating the initial environment and working with terrain

Adding objects and props tutorial
Adding objects and props tutorial

Adding objects and props

Creating custom objects in Autodesk® Maya® tutorial
Creating custom objects in Autodesk® Maya® tutorial

Creating custom objects in Autodesk® Maya®

Roads and rivers tutorial
Roads and rivers tutorial

Roads and rivers

Brushes and forester tool tutorial
Brushes and forester tool tutorial

Brushes and forester tool

Interface and navigation tutorial
Interface and navigation tutorial
Publishing your map tutorial
Publishing your map tutorial

Publishing your map

Getting Started

Getting Started with ChromED is a series of narrated tutorials explaining how to become a level designer in a matter of minutes. Their guidance covers the entire path from launching the editor all the way to publishing a playable map on the dedicated website. For more detailed demonstrations please refer to the advanced tutorials section below.
Getting started tutorial about environment
Getting started tutorial about environment

Getting started with environment

This movie covers setting up the basic parameters of a map, placing objects and manipulating them and finally launching the map in-game for a playable preview.
Getting started tutorial about enemies
Getting started tutorial about enemies

Getting started with enemies

This video deals with arranging enemy encounters on the map so we can proceed to demonstrating that there isn’t enough room for them in this town after all.
Getting started tutorial about sharing
Getting started tutorial about sharing

Getting started with sharing

Don’t be the lonesome cowboy! Share your map with the world using the built-in upload feature which allows creators to publish their maps on a dedicated website. It couldn’t be easier as this video clearly demonstrates.
Getting started tutorial about adding details
Getting started tutorial about adding details

Getting started with adding details

Creating awesome maps is all about polish and attention to detail. This movie offers helpful tips for adding roads and using the flexible brushes to add foliage or objects. Making your own quest and setting up a climactic duel with a gang boss is also explained.
Getting started tutorial about multiplayer
Getting started tutorial about multiplayer

Getting started with multiplayer

The last video in the series deals with multiplayer modes and preparing custom maps for all of them.

Advanced Tutorials

Tutorial about Placing Character Selection
Tutorial about Placing Character Selection

New Placing Character Selection

This narrated video shows how to allow players to select a character.
Tutorial about Creating Cut-Scenes
Tutorial about Creating Cut-Scenes

New Creating Cut-Scenes

Become the movie director and quickly add cut-scenes to your map!
Tutorial about creating new map
Tutorial about creating new map

Creating new map

This tutorial covers using the built-in wizard to create an empty map.
Tutorial about editing terrain
Tutorial about editing terrain

Editing terrain

A tutorial showcasing all the terrain editing tools.
Tutorial about editing roads
Tutorial about editing roads

Editing roads

In this video the topic of road editor is covered. We show how to place, modify, remove, change the material of roads and adjust everything to the height map.
Tutorial about using brushes
Tutorial about using brushes

Using Brushes

This video explains the use of brushes, a quick and easy way of editing textures, placing objects like trees, bushes and rocks as well as modifying the density map of grass and other tiny objects.
Tutorial about editing objects
Tutorial about editing objects

Editing objects

Using the Mesh Browser is explained in this tutorial, including inserting, positioning, rotation, scaling and assembling objects.
Tutorial about creating quest
Tutorial about creating quest

Creating quest

This video walks us through creating a simple quest on a single-player map, from choosing the appropriate selections to combining them into a working event.
Tutorial about setting up AI
Tutorial about setting up AI

Setting up AI

This tutorial shows how to quickly place a patrolling AI opponent and set up the environment for it to fight in.
Tutorial about using selections
Tutorial about using selections

Using selections

This video presents the selection tool: combining objects into selections, exporting selections to a file, inserting selections onto map.
Tutorial about creating manhunt
Tutorial about creating manhunt

Creating manhunt

Setting up a Manhunt multiplayer map is explained in this tutorial.
Tutorial about creating posse
Tutorial about creating posse

Creating posse

This video explains creation of a Posse multiplayer map.
Tutorial about creating shootout
Tutorial about creating shootout

Creating shootout

Setting up a map for Shootout multiplayer matches is explained in this video.
Tutorial about creating wanted
Tutorial about creating wanted

Creating wanted

This video focuses on creating a maps for the Wanted mode.
Tutorial about creating wild west legends
Tutorial about creating wild west legends

Creating Wild West Legends

This video presents how to easily create a map for the Wild West Legends multiplayer mode.