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Character rigging is the act of giving your character a skeleton and the various joints and hinges necessary to effectively and realistically manipulate it. The rigging, or skeletal animation, may not be the most glamorous aspect of game development, and it can be a bit tedious and labored, but effective rigging animation will give your game a major edge. Watch these courses and add character rigging to your game development arsenal today!

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Ready to take your game rigging skills to the next level? Explore the courses below from experts with real-world experience and learn the latest animation rigging principles and techniques today.

Top Game Rigging paths

Top Game Rigging courses

Game Character Rigging Fundamentals
Course
Game Character Rigging Fundamentals
Winston Powell
Beginner
5h 38m
Maya Rigging Fundamentals
Course
Maya Rigging Fundamentals
Peter Gend
Beginner
8h 49m
Introduction to Character Rigging in Maya
Course
Introduction to Character Rigging in Maya
Delano Athias
Beginner
4h 19m
Joint-based Facial Rigging in Maya
Course
Joint-based Facial Rigging in Maya
Tim Callaway
Advanced
3h 26m
Rig Removal in NUKE
Course
Rig Removal in NUKE
Ognian Bozikov
Advanced
3h 50m
Quick Start to Rigging in Maya: Volume 1
Course
Quick Start to Rigging in Maya: Volume 1
Delano Athias
Beginner
2h 54m
Techniques for Effective Character Skinning in Maya
Course
Techniques for Effective Character Skinning in Maya
Carla Heinzel
Beginner
2h 36m
Introduction to 3ds Max 2017
Course
Introduction to 3ds Max 2017
Joshua Kinney
Beginner
10h 2m
Introduction to Maya 2016
Course
Introduction to Maya 2016
Justin Marshall
Beginner
10h 37m
CG101: Rigging
Course
CG101: Rigging
Papa Georgio
Beginner
13m
Creature Rigging for Games
Course
Creature Rigging for Games
Jeremy Ernst
Beginner
6h 20m
Introduction to Rigging in Maya 2017
Course
Introduction to Rigging in Maya 2017
Eric Kunzendorf
Beginner
7h 26m
After Effects CC Creating Your First Animation
Course
After Effects CC Creating Your First Animation
Jeff Hurd
Beginner
3h 46m
Introduction to Rigging in Blender
Course
Introduction to Rigging in Blender
Mark Masters
Beginner
1h 34m
Maya Facial Rigging Fundamentals
Course
Maya Facial Rigging Fundamentals
Carla Heinzel
Beginner
3h 41m
3ds Max Rigging Fundamentals
Course
3ds Max Rigging Fundamentals
Stewart Jones
Beginner
4h 43m
Introduction to Rigging in Maya
Course
Introduction to Rigging in Maya
Delano Athias
Beginner
2h 44m
Introduction to Rigging in Softimage
Course
Introduction to Rigging in Softimage
Delano Athias
Beginner
1h 58m
Introduction to Rigging in Maya 2014
Course
Introduction to Rigging in Maya 2014
Delano Athias
Beginner
4h 55m
Rigging Quadrupeds in Maya
Course
Rigging Quadrupeds in Maya
Delano Athias
Intermediate
6h 36m
Introduction to Rigging in MODO
Course
Introduction to Rigging in MODO
Delano Athias
Beginner
2h 13m
Procedural Rigging with Python in Maya
Course
Procedural Rigging with Python in Maya
Jakub Krompolc
Advanced
7h 46m
Introduction to Rigging in 3ds Max
Course
Introduction to Rigging in 3ds Max
Delano Athias
Beginner
4h 6m
Rigging a Cartoon Character in Blender
Course
Rigging a Cartoon Character in Blender
Costas Frost
Advanced
3h 30m
Maya 2019 Fundamentals: Rigging and Animation
Course
Maya 2019 Fundamentals: Rigging and Animation
Mark Masters
Beginner
4h 5m
Parallel-friendly Rigging in Maya 2018
Course
Parallel-friendly Rigging in Maya 2018
Joshua Gaines
Intermediate
1h 44m
Rigging Quadrupeds in 3ds Max
Course
Rigging Quadrupeds in 3ds Max
Delano Athias
Intermediate
5h 6m
Advanced Character Rigging in 3ds Max
Course
Advanced Character Rigging in 3ds Max
Delano Athias
Advanced
10h 4m
'Daydreamer' Production Pipeline Volume 2: Rigging
Course
'Daydreamer' Production Pipeline Volume 2: Rigging
Mark Masters
Advanced
1h 26m
Rigging Tank Treads in Maya
Course
Rigging Tank Treads in Maya
Pluralsight
Advanced
1h 53m

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