View Full Version : Kratos Sword Rig

10 October 2010, 11:14 AM
Anybody have advice on how to set up a chain weapon like Kratos uses in God of War?
I'm using Max and have tried rigging everything from FK to IK spline to a combination of both but can't get the results I want.
The chain swords in the GoW series have such great, clean arcs when animated. I'm a character animator and don't know much about rigging unfortunately.
Any tips or advice is welcome.


10 October 2010, 11:39 AM
Any link to a video or picture?

10 October 2010, 11:55 AM

About 2:55 in.

10 October 2010, 02:17 PM
I came across this the other day searching for something on Scriptspot... maybe it'll help you.

10 October 2010, 10:46 PM
Not exactly what I was looking for but a cool utility. Thanks!

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