has anyone tried to convert the files from the original game.
i found a way to decompress the the proprietrary archives, but i havn't found a tool to covert the model/textures into usable formats.
quickbms extracting tool: http://forum.xentax.com/viewtopic.php?f=29&t=3525
(1)download quickbms: http://aluigi.org/papers/quickbms.zip
thread with bms file: http://forum.xentax.com/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=3895&st=0&sk=t&sd=a&hilit=avatar
download 1 & 2
select C:\Program Files (x86)\Ubisoft\James Cameron's AVATAR - DAS SPIEL\Data_Win32 (different on your pc
select output folder
wait ~15 min
now you can browse the files.
eg: samson seems to be made out of these files:
seems that someone already has at least managed to view some wireframes:http://forum.xentax.com/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=4310&p=38266&hilit=avatar#p38266