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The Ultimate 2D Character Animation Course with Dragonbones

Learn to create professional 2D character animations with Dragonbones
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 1h 39m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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Description

If you are looking for a way to create professional animations for your characters which is simple and doesn’t cost you anything then this is the course for you. In this course you will learn how to create smooth and flexible 2D character animations for free!
DragonBones is an open source and free 2D Skeletal Animation program.
It’s simple, it’s free, it’s all you need!
This course will teach you how to use Dragonbones to create dynamic animations for your characters.
Starting off with basics, this course also covers some advanced features of Dragonbones such as Mesh Animations, IK Constraints and many more that you only find in premium software.
What will you learn during this course?
•Exporting the character properly from drawing softwares like photoshop to be used in Dragonbones 
•Different methods for importing the character
•Arranging the character parts and build up the skeletal rig for it
•Creating and using meshes to animate soft bodies, like clothes and hair
•Creating IK constraints and how it is used
•Creating four basic animations for the character: idle, walk, attack, hit
•Implementing frame by frame animations
•Swapping character parts to make new animations from existing ones
•Exporting the character to be used in different types of projects
Throughout the course I will go over Dragonbones user interface, useful shortcuts and best practices to make your animation process efficient.
I strive to create lectures that are both highly informative and easy to understand. All of the practices that you will learn, comes from personal experience with 2D animation. The aim of this lecture is to help all the animation enthusiasts, regardless of the level of their prior experience in animation.

You will learn

✓ You will be able to import, rig and animate your own 2D character with Dragonbones
✓ You will learn basic animation principles and create four most used animations walk, idle, attack and hit
✓ You will learn to use advanced features of Dragonbones like creating meshes, IK constraints and weights
✓ You will learn how to swap character parts in existing animations and how to add new elements
✓ You will learn how to export your animations that are ready to be used in your projects

Requirements

• Download and install the free software Dragonbones
• Basic knowledge of digital drawing software like photoshop or krita and terms used like layers, mesh, sprite etc
• Optional: Have your own character ready so that you can follow along and practice

This course is for

• 2D game developers or hobby game creators
• character designers who want to learn character animation
• Developers who want to create easy 2D character animation for their videos or other projects

How much does the The Ultimate 2D Character Animation Course with Dragonbones course cost? Is it worth it?

The course costs $14.99. And currently there is a 25% discount on the original price of the course, which was $59. So you save $44 if you enroll the course now.

Does the The Ultimate 2D Character Animation Course with Dragonbones course have a money back guarantee or refund policy?

YES, The Ultimate 2D Character Animation Course with Dragonbones has a 30-day money back guarantee. The 30-day refund policy is designed to allow students to study without risk.

Are there any SCHOLARSHIPS for this course?

Currently we could not find a scholarship for the The Ultimate 2D Character Animation Course with Dragonbones course, but there is a $44 discount from the original price ($59). So the current price is just $14.99.

Who is the instructor? Is Vishwajeet Prasad a SCAM or a TRUSTED instructor?

Vishwajeet Prasad has created 1 courses that got reviews which are generally positive. Vishwajeet Prasad has taught 3 students and received a 5.0 average review out of reviews. Depending on the information available, Vishwajeet Prasad is a TRUSTED instructor.
Graphic Designer
I am a graphic designer from India. I make illustrations, character designs and animations. I have been making graphics for video games since 6 years for the independent game development studio VA game studio. Drawing and video games are two of my greatest passion that’s why I became a graphic designer. I get to meet a lot of newcomers who are willing to learn and want to bring their own ideas to life. So I have decided to make comprehensive yet simple courses to share my knowledge and help and support anyone interested in getting into this field.

9.8

CourseMarks Score®

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Freshness

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Feedback

8.9

Content

Platform: Udemy
Video: 1h 39m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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