Paperback: 251 pages
Publisher: Sybex (July 4, 2006)
Product Dimensions: 7.4 x 0.5 x 9.1 inches
Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds
Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars See all reviews (7 customer reviews)
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Very comprehensive and well orgenised book. McKinley explains every aspect ofcharacter animation. Could do a bit more on animation it self.
Interested in game animation for a long time. The book is a good starting point. The book is well written and laid out. Also comes with a educational version of Maya which is a definite plus, which allows anyone to work on 3D animation for games and CGI projects. Definitely recommend for anyone wishing to learn animation for games or otherwise.
As with his former book on Maya, McKinley explains the process in a very clear an easy to follow way. This book is an excellent guide to character animation in Maya. Simply brilliant!R.L.Borsheim
i'm fully satisfied with this purchase.nice and clear examples.good for beginners to intermediates.highly recommending for everyone who's interested in Maya GameDev.
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