i already have milkshape, but it makes only really low quality characters, like stick-men. maybe i'm just not too good
I think maybe you are right !!
Anyways...... here you can find some low poly creatures/characters for FREE.
There are also some very good tutorials on using Milkshape, Which incidentally, can make "quality" low poly models... and HIGH poly.
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