Game Design Tutorial: How to Use Blend Trees in Unity

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Game Design Tutorial: How to Use Blend Trees in Unity

In modern game design and development, 2D and 3D animations are increasingly complex. If you’ve worked on a game in any capacity, you have probably come across a need to have, for example, a walking animation trigger a running animation based on movement speed. To tackle such a problem, Unity 3D has something called blend trees. In this post, we’ll … Read More

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What is Moho 12 from Smith Micro?

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Moho Pro 12 - The all-in-one animation tool for professionals and digital artists!

If you are thinking an all-on-animation tool, you are correct! Moho Pro 12 is the latest release from Smith Micro. Consider it a dynamic alternative to traditional animation software. This complete 2D animation software was formerly known as Anime Studio Pro. It offers one of the most powerful 2D rigging systems available. It also provides the classic animation tools you need to create 2D animations very quickly … Read More

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Toon Boom Tutorial: How to Install and Activate Harmony

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Toon-Boom-Harmony-Tutorial

Studica recently started offering Toon Boom Harmony to our customers. Toon Boom Harmony is an industry-standard animation tool for 2D and 3D animation. It’s incredibly powerful and is widely used in a number of different industries. This post will detail how to install and activate the product and how to transfer the license from one machine to another. How to … Read More

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Anime Studio 11: The Latest in 2D Animation

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Smith Micro has upped its game with the release of Anime Studio 11. Used by professionals, hobbyists and students alike, this software offers users an intuitive and affordable feature set. An interface you can easily understand, a visual content library and tools such as a bone rigging system, Smart Bones™, frame-by-frame animation, bitmap to vector conversion – all of this … Read More

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Exporting 3D Models as 2D Sprites

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There was a comment on our blog recently that asked whether or not it’s possible to use a 3D Design package like the Autodesk Maya 3D Animation software to create 2D Animations. This is entirely possible and the workflow is used widely in 2D video game development. The basic workflow consists of creating your model in your 3D modeling software … Read More

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