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Rigging for Games : A Primer for Technical Artists Using Maya and Python (Paperback) (Eyal Assaf)

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Rigging for Games: A Primer for Technical Artists Using Maya and Python is not just another step-by-step manual of loosely related tutorials. Using characters from the video gameTin, it takes you through the real-world creative and technical process of rigging characters for video games and cinematics, allowing readers a complete inside look at a single project.

You’ll explore new ways to write scripts and create modular rigs using Maya and Python, and automate and speed up the rigging process in your creative pipeline. Finally, you’ll learn the most efficient ways of exporting your rigs into the popular game engine Unity. This is the practical, start-to-finish rigging primer you’ve been waiting for!

  • Enhance your skillset by learning how to efficiently rig characters using techniques applicable to both games and cinematics

  • Keep up with all the action with behind-the-scenes images and code scripts

  • Refine your rigging skills with tutorials and project files available on the companion website

Rigging for Games: A Primer for Technical Artists Using Maya and Python is not just another step-by-step manual of loosely related tutorials. Using characters from the video gameTin, it takes you through the real-world creative and technical process of rigging characters for video games and cinematics, allowing readers a complete inside look at a single project.

You?ll explore new ways to write scripts and create modular rigs using Maya and Python, and automate and speed up the rigging process in your creative pipeline. Finally, you?ll learn the most efficient ways of exporting your rigs into the popular game engine Unity. This is the practical, start-to-finish rigging primer you?ve been waiting for!

  • Enhance your skillset by learning how to efficiently rig characters using techniques applicable to both games and cinematics

  • Keep up with all the action with behind-the-scenes images and code scripts

  • Refine your rigging skills with tutorials and project files available on the companion website

Number of Pages: 375
Genre: Computers + Internet
Sub-Genre: Computer Animation, Video + Electronic
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: Eyal Assaf
Language: English
Street Date: December 1, 2015
TCIN: 21406269
UPC: 9780415743051
Item Number (DPCI): 247-48-5808
$52.20
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