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  10 October 2012
174 free maya rigs

here is a link to a page were you can download 174 free maya rigs in an .rar format.
The rigs are for personel learning use only.
here is a preview of all the rigs
it will take a some time for each of the 6 files to download but it is a great bundle of rigs. their are no viruses and I used the UploadStation links because the other didn't work for me
hope you enjoy them and Happy Animating

Sorry guys The the download links have gone dead. but if you go to and click on the direct download button at the top and regester for free to for free you can download it within two weeks of regestration. if you don't want to pay un register strate after the download because you will start being charged after 2 weeks.

Last edited by robster410 : 10 October 2012 at 12:54 PM.
  08 August 2013
autoRigging script

And an Autorigging script for face and body:
  01 January 2014
Thumbs up Another free rig!

Biped rig we used on our game World Zombination:

Please add to the list, thanks!
  01 January 2014
The latest version of AdvancedSkeleton (v3.97) includes a "Corrective" tab that adds pose deformer features. Pretty impressive! This autorig is becoming better and better with every new version.
  04 April 2014
Mike and Tina (Free Character Rig)

Hi everyone-

Mike and Tina is an intuitive, but extremely versatile and highly customizable Maya character rig. This rig is free for non-commercial use.

You can download it here:

And watch a video describing the rig's features here:

Rig features include:
- FK/IK back, arms, and legs
- FK/IK matching
- IK space switching options
- Stretchy back, arms, and legs
- Knee and elbow locking
- Multiple foot pivots with display options
- FK and attribute driven finger controls with display options
- Head squash/stretch
- Torso deform and breath control
- Secondary arm/leg shaper controls
- Full Osipa style face rig with on-face option
- Teeth and tongue controls
- Sticky lip and lip seal options
- UI and direct eye aim option
- Auto lid option
- Secondary on-face controls
- Eye shaper controls
- Iris/Pupil controls
- Scalable rig
- Customizable clothing and skin/eye/hair style and color
- Male/female option
- Fully customizable morph target option

You can help support this project by watching my Facial Rigging Course:

And if you aren't already a member, sign up for a 7 day free trial here:

Thanks in advance,
  01 January 2015
T.rex Skeleton 2

I haven't posted here for awhile. I guess I thought it would be nice if posted this rig

It is a rebuild of an earlier version, Features

IKFK (Arms, legs and tail)
Symmetrically mirrored controls
Stretchy (Back, neck, arms, legs and tail)

Here is a direct link >>> <<<
  01 January 2015
Smile pink panther

pink panther fully rigged 3D character and ready to animate in Maya by karim kashefi.

you can watch the demonstration video from here:

  05 May 2016
Free Maya Rigs

I think I should share my rigs, too

Dragon Rig:
Video demo:

Leopard Rig:
Video demo:

Cricket Rig:

Demon Rigs:
Demon (no eyes):
Demon (skinny):
Demon (big boss):

Hope you like them! You can view more at my Gumroad page:

  10 October 2016
Xenomorph - Face Hugger

This is a Alien Face Hugger the 2nd stage of a Xenomorph lifecycle. Download

Rigged with advancedSkeleton 5

more goodies

Last edited by joel3d : 10 October 2016 at 08:24 PM.
  05 May 2017
Alice 2.0

click here to download

Built in Maya 2014 - licensed advancedSkeleton 5.3 - custom facial rigging

Scale-able rig
IKFK Arms, Legs and spine
IKFK Matching and Switching
Bendy - stretchy
Elbow and Knee pinning
Driving systems for fingers and toes as well as FK controllers
Individually scale-able body parts - i.e. Head, Hands, feet, Eyes nose, mouth, ears, breasts and buttocks
Gui picker -mirror copy, flip etc.
Osipa style facial set-up
blendshapes to customize the characters appearance
Built-in attributes to change the skin, hair and eye color
There are controls to adjust the position and scale of her individual face and body attributes.

Also included, a custom Animation Picker interface tool. This interface has options for selecting controls and for IKFK switching, IKFK matching. It also has other options like mirroring by selections.
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