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Old 03 March 2012   #166
This is awesome! Tons of rigs I never knew about! Thanks for the resource!
Old 04 April 2012   #167
dont know if this has been mentioned before but has links to tons of rigs.
Old 12 December 2012   #168
CG Cookie Flex Rig - released Creative Commons

CG Cookie has just released the Cookie Flex Rig for Blender as Creative Commons.
Designed for learning character animation, this fully animatable rig can be made into various characters through an extra layer of controls that let you set the height, body shape, clothing, hair and colours.
The rig features the familiar rigify style biped controls, as well as advanced facial controls. The shaders are set up for both Cycles and Blender Internal.

The Cookie Flex Rig was created by Nathan Vegdahl, Beorn Leonard and Jonathan Williamson, based on an initial design by David Revoy.
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Old 12 December 2013   #170

Pretty simple, second time or so rigging so it isn't too fancy or perfect but hey it's free (click the image for the download)
Old 02 February 2014   #171
Dummy Puppet
No school like the old school.
Old 02 February 2014   #172
i would like to share my recent free rig for 3ds max , please watch the video and i m pretty sure you will like something about it even you are Maya user or XSI , another versions will be released and also maya ones .
if you liked the video just send me Mail and i will send you it .
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Old 04 April 2014   #173
biped Autorig

so I made a autorig suitable for Custom biped characters,
you can get it from

please give me any feedback you can!


Old 10 October 2014   #174

Over the past few weeks I've been working on improving my skinning skills by preparing a character for animation, it's ready now and can be downloaded here:!cUQV1bya!ZYJoPIYF65b65t7vr3cyczJauMIRGPVXqcoNP72 yNiY

The rig is a character studio Biped with custom twist bones, fixers and facial controls. I scripted a named dependent character picker which is included (just drag and drop it into the scene), the facial rig uses a PEN Attribute Holder 2 modifier (which you can download free at applied to "Scout Head" to store facial poses, there's also a channel box-like UI on "Scout Head" to control the transforms of the facial controls.

The file was created using a student version of 3ds Max 2013 and the character and textures were sourced from Feel free to use the rig in a demoreel, but please reference me as the source of the rig.

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Old 01 January 2015   #175
Thumbs up

This thread is kick-ass and so very resourceful...I can see so much I've never heard or seen before.
Old 07 July 2015   #176
also why not trying that too ?
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Old 03 March 2016   #178
There's lots of great suggestions in this thread. I was especially amazed by everything available on Animation Buffet.
I don't know if the Eleven rig was mentioned yet, but it's a really nice one and it's available for Maya, 3DS Max, Blender and Motion Builder.
I found Josh Strobel's rigs on Animation Buffet and his stuff looks like it's feature film quality.
Old 11 November 2016   #179
Free SideFX Houdini rigs for practicing animation:

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Old 12 December 2016   #180
Deadpool - Free Maya Rig

Download it here

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