Alpha: Texture Face Materials

Enable Texture Face Materials

User Preference menu >> Game >> Texture Face Materials

Draw type -- Textured
3D View menu >> Viewport Shading >> Draw type: Textured

Add a UV Texture

Buttons Window menu >> Editing (F9)
Mesh tab
UV Texture:  New
Give it a unique name (if you want)

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