DEV TOOL ROUND-UP: Character animation tools

DEV TOOL ROUND-UP: Character animation tools

By Ed Fear

February 12th 2008 at 4:07PM

This monthâ??s guide looks at making 'moving' experiences

We’ve just posted December’s software guide to Developmag.com – and this month we’re looking at project management and build tools.

One of the biggest areas under scrutiny in current-gen games is animation. Never before has it been so important to make sure that not only do your characters move realistically, but also interact appropriately with their environment.

Our guide features an overview of five key tools in this area, with featured vendors including NaturalMotion, Autodesk, Softimage and Mystic Game Tools. Click here to see the full feature.