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Deedly-boppers make great
organic looking tubes
To make a tiple blaster, as shown
on the front of this car, take one
put side-by-side, then line up the
center barrels using tab. This can
also be done to make a 5-blaster
You can make very complex looking creatures by overlapping just a few details. There are thousands of combinations.
If your doorways are going too far into your curved buildings, use a narrow cube building block to give them something to stick to.
Use Hearbear ears for really expressive eyebrows!
To create a realistic looking creature, look at a reference picture at the same time.
Jellybutton makes a great flowerpot, shirtcuff, or if nested, robot style retractable arm.
Narrow one or two vertebrae where you're sticking the legs. This will help them integrate with the body better.
Nest Overhear ear parts to create alien looking antennae.
Attach an arm, remove the hands, then remove all segments but one (using the control key) to make nubby arms or legs.
Join Spore's Theresa Duringer as she walks through the process of creating an advanced creature with the Spore Creature Creator.
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