Disciplines

Posts specific to the various disciplines within video game animation

Free Superhero Rigs

Haven't had a chance to test them but these free superhero rigs from Matthew Lowe look great fun. https://vimeo.com/149298046...

2D Animation Tool: Spine

This 2D animation tool 'Spine' is doing really cool faux-3D deformation of meshes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5RTkImAOJKM...

Stingray Engine From Autodesk

Stingray engine from Autodesk has integrated HumanIK among other high-end tools, plus real-time connection to Maya. https://vimeo.com/134982672...

E3 Demo & Animation Tech

E3 2015 was easily the slickest and most consistent in quality of all I've attended. So many great games from large and small developers around the world on all...

The Cutting Edge Of Motion Capture

Develop has consulted multiple mo-cap experts – from both the firms that provide the hardware and capture services, to triple-A studios – to compile this compre...

Ubisoft Toronto IK Rig Prototype

Prototype video of Ubisoft Toronto's IK Rig, an implementation of a runtime rig for characters that uses inverse kinematics https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V...