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Which nodes of the Collada DAE are most relevant for game object/character use?

I'm really new to game dev / D3D. And I was looking to choose an intermediary format to work with and convert to my internally used format. Collada DAE seems to be good as it can export animation too ...
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Difference between the terms Material & Effect

I'm making an effect system right now (I think, because it may be a material system... or both!). The effects system follows the common (e.g. COLLADA, DirectX) effect framework abstraction of Effects ...
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Why am I seeing this assertion error during Collada DOM loading?

D3DXMATRIX ColladaFileLoader::processMatrix(daeElement* node) { D3DXMATRIX matWorld; daeTArray<daeElementRef> nodeChildren = node->getChildren(); for (int i = 0; i < ...